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Instituto Cervantes logoDance, music and passion: Flamenco shows by winners of the Cante de las Minas Festival, the most important and best Flamenco Festival in Spain.

First Show: “Flamenco roots”
February 13 & 15, 7:00 p.m.

Second Show: “Flamenco Passion”
February 14 & 16, 7:00 p.m.

The new revelation of flamenco guitar, and one of the best performers of Spain, Javier Conde, performs “Homage to the masters”.

Only 19 years old, Javier Conde has already reached Paco de Lucia’s level of excellence.

February 27, 28 & 29, 7:00 p.m.

Instituto Cervantes Auditorium
$15 General Admission, $20 at the door
$10 IC Members

Instituto Cervantes of Chicago
31 W. Ohio – Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 335-1996

Parking at the building $6 w/validation

Art exhibit “Francisco Bores: paintings in homage to Lorca”, works of one of the Spanish masters of the 20th. Century inspired in Garcia Lorca’s poems. –

Presented by Laura Garcia Lorca and Osvaldo Golijov.

Opening: February 6, 6:30 p.m. Exhibition continues until March 28

“Lorca and Keaton”, Blair Thomas presents “Buster Keaton’s Stroll”, a puppeteer performance based in Lorca’s absurdist tale about the movie star.

Afterwards, there will be a film screening of Keaton’s movie “Sherlock, Jr.”, with music by S. Prutsman.

February 6 & 11, 8:00 p.m. Tickets required

Activites in collaboration with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

With the occasion of the presentation of Osvaldo Golijov’s Opera Ainadamar at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, The Instituto Cervantes of Chicago, is joining efforts with the CSO to present a program dedicated to celebrate Federico Garcia Lorca’s work, through music, dance and lectures. Please visit the CSO website to fond more information

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