|Minnesota Cuban Film Festival
Thursdays at 7pm from February 23 - March 30
St. Anthony Main Theatre, Minneapolis
Don’t miss this six-week Cuban film series coming to the St. Anthony Main Theatre in Minneapolis. The Festival is sure to be a hit with movies bringing everything from dance to drama to the screen. $8, in Spanish.
||Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters |
March 5 - May 28
Minneapolis Institute of Art
See the inner workings of talented filmmaker and artist Guillermo del Toro’s mind with this one-of-a-kind exhibition. A compilation of artifacts, drawings, and maquettes, among other forms of art exhibit del Toro’s fascination with the supernatural. As seen in “Cronos” (1993) and “Pan’s Labyrinth” (2006), among others, del Toro employs magical realism as a tool to convey his culture in his work. $20, $16 for members.
|CINCO DE MAYO 5K RUN/WALK
May 7, 2017
8:45 AM- 12:00PM
Bielenberg Sports Center
4200 Pioneer Drive
Woodbury, MN 55129
Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos, NPH USA transforms the lives of abandoned and disadvantaged children with homes, healthcare and educational programs, making a positive impact in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Help fight global poverty, one kilometer at a time! Run or walk on behalf of the children of NPH and/or fundraise online! This is an exciting way for the whole family to stay active, have fun, and support our children. The event will feature a 5-Kilometer course, two kids’ races and outdoor games that the family will love!
|Sharon Isbin & Isabel Leonard--Music of Spain
April 2, 2017, 2pm
The O’Shaughnessy, St. Catherine University
Join two Grammy Award-winning musicians for what is sure to be a riveting performance blending classic Spanish guitar sounds with superb vocals from Sharon Isbin and Isabel Leonard. $25-45, advance ticket purchase recommended.
April 17, 7pm
The Dakota, Minneapolis
A singer, songwriter, and guitar-player, Raul Midón has a strong one-man show. Despite being born blind, Midón’s career has not suffered as he has released seven albums and worked with various influential artists. $30-25, advance purchase recommended.
|Tapas and Paella
April 21, 6 – 9:30 pm
Kitchen Window, Minneapolis
Prepare mouth-watering Spanish cuisine such as different kinds of tapas: manchego croquettes, gambas al romesco (shrimp in pepper and almond sauce), chorizo stuffed dates, catalan flat bread. You will also learn the secrets to chicken and chorizo paella, spiced oranges with sherry and cream, and sangría, a refreshing wine and fruit drink. $89, party-style participation, reservations required.
|Mexican Small Plates & Street Food
April 29 6-9:30 p.m.
Kitchen Window, Minneapolis
Prepare tasty Mexican cuisine such as queso fundido con chorizo (melted cheese with chorizo), mexican salsa, gordas, and molletes (bread topped with Mexican beans, melted cheese, and salsa). In addition, learn to make potatoe and chorizo tostadas as well as a dessert of nieve de mango (mango sherbet). $79, participation, reservations required.
Spanish Institute | Londonderry Office Park | 5780 Lincoln Drive, Suite 160 | (Hwy 169, Londonderry Road exit) | Minneapolis, MN 55436-1640 | Tel: 952 933 9940 | E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org | Fax: 952 933 9905