Events for 10 Oct 2017
This exhibition examines the work and legacy of influential Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga, with over 100 pieces crafted by ‘the master’ of couture, his protégées and contemporary fashion designers working in the same innovative tradition
The Cervantes Theatre will be hosting the first annual season of New Spanish Writing, brought by the Spanish Theatre Company with the support of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E). This first annual season will consist of three dramatised readings and a full production.
This exhibition, including works by Spanish artist Roman Lokati, explores seven pivotal migration moments in Britain’s migration history. Some brought people together, others moved people apart; all had a profound effect on individuals who lived through them – and on the country as a whole.
Spanish artist Michelangelo Arteaga’s work Spiral of Life is part of Stations of Water, an art exhibition featuring nine contemporary artists in conjunction with justwater2017.org
The Wallace Collection presents El Greco to Goya - Spanish Masterpieces from The Bowes Museum, the first London exhibition of Spanish art from The Bowes Museum in County Durham, including works by Goya and El Greco.
Jorge Crecis and Goyo Montero’s creations will be performed by Acosta Danza along other choreographies by Marianela Boán (Cuba), Justin Peck (USA) and Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (Belgium).
Spanish cinema will once again have a wide presence at the BFI London Film Festival, which will include productions such as Summer 1993 by Carla Simón, Abracadabra by Pablo Berger and Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle by Gustavo Salmerón.
The 2017 Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival presents a total of 15 feature films and 13 short films in Spanish over the month of October. Alongside the Filmhouse and the University in Edinburgh and the Glasgow Film Theatre, this year sees the University of Stirling joining as another hub for the ESFF.
This unique exhibition examines the relationship between Salvador Dali and the father of conceptual art, Marcel Duchamp. It is the first show dedicated to their friendship and the mutual influence on their work, exploring the common ground, both personal and aesthetic.
Spanish dance at Dance Umbrella 12 – 14 Oct | BARBICAN EC2 | London Rocio Molina and dance companies La Macana and Maduixa Teatre are part of the 2017 program of Dance Umbrella, London’s international dance festival that celebrates 21st century choreography across the...
New Spanish Playwriting – La Golondrina 18 Sep - 14 Oct | Cervantes Theatre | London Ramón comes to Amelia’s house to ask her to be her singing teacher and help him prepare a special song for his mother’s funeral. During the evening, among breathing exercises and...
El Greco to Goya – Spanish Masterpieces from The Bowes Museum 27 Sep 2017 - 7 Jan 2018 | The Wallace Collection | London The Wallace Collection presents El Greco to Goya - Spanish Masterpieces from The Bowes Museum, the first London exhibition of Spanish art from The...