Tag: Golden Age

John Gardecki: A Patrician at the Piano

Yes! You could hear the light butterfly flutter in the right hand as pianist John Gardecki had promised, as he effortlessly performed Schubert’s Impromptu Opus 90 during the Washington International Piano Arts Council’s Fall Piano Concert at the Kosciusko Foundation…

4th Annual International Film Festival: REEL TIME AT GALA

Celebrating its 40th anniversary, GALA Hispanic Theatre is pleased to present its 4th annual international film festival, REEL TIME AT GALA. Running December 9 through 13, 2015, the festival will screen seven films: five contemporary films (one U.S. premiere and four D.C. premieres) that focus on social and political issues that…

Coming in February: House of Desires

House of Desires is a romantic Spanish Golden Age comedy of intrigue by Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. Staged by director Hugo Medrano in 1940s Mexico with its machismo and sounds of mariachi, this farce examines the idea of…