Dance, Flamenco, Jan, Spanish Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca
Art, Jan, Mexican Winter Antiques Show
Argentine, Feb, French, Jan, Music, Opera Carmen
Argentine, Art, Brazilian, Cuban, Dec, Feb, Jan, Mexican, Midtown East, Peruvian, Spanish Throckmorton Fine Art
Cuban, Jan, Jazz, Music Axel Tosca Laugart
Argentine, Colombian, Dance, Dancing, Jan, Tango Adriana Salgado y Daniel Martinez
Cuban, Jan, Jazz, Music, Puerto Rican Latin Side of Dizzy with Carlos Henriquez

Repertorio Español

Spanish-language Off-Broadway Theatre. Burundanga (Spanish) Sat, Jan 14 & Sun, Jan 22; La Canción (Puerto Rican) Sun, Jan 15, & Sat Jan 21; En el Tiempo de las Mariposas (Dominican) Tue, Jan 17; La Gringa (Puerto Rican) Thu, Jan 19 & Sat Jan 21.

Under the Radar Festival

A festival of new theater from the U.S. and around the world in which artists re-imagine performance for our time. Public Theater Jan 4-15, 2017. Puerto Rican-Cuban comic Marga Gomez does Latin Standards Jan 11-15.

Broadway Week

2-for-1 tickets went on sale Jan 5 for Jan 17 – Feb 5, 2017 performances of A Bronx Tale, On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Cirque du Soleil Paramour, The Phantom of the Opera, and more

Off-Broadway Week

2-for-1 tickets go on sale Feb 13 for select Off-Broadway shows Feb 27 – Mar 12

I Like it Like That

Pete Rodriguez sang it in 1967. Darnell Martin made it a movie in 1994. Tito Nieves covered it in 1997. David Maldonado made it a musical in 2016 at the Puerto Rican Traveling Theater through Jan 29, 2017.

A Bronx Tale

Chazz Palminteri’s Italian-American coming-of-age gangster story at the Longacre Theatre has choreography by Tony-nominated Colombian dancer Sergio Trujillo.

Louie Vega

François K joins legendary New York Puerto Rican DJ at his Roots NYC party at Cielo Wed, Jan 25, 2017


Argentine tenor Marcelo Álvarez is Don José in Bizet’s French opera at the Metropolitan Opera Jan 19 – Feb 18, 2017

Metropolitan Opera

Italian opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia opens with Mexican tenor Javier Camarena. Italian opera La Bohème and French opera Romeo et Juliette continue in the week of January 9-15, 2017

Axel Tosca Laugart

The young Cuban Jazz Pianist brings his trio to Zinc Bar Jan 19 & 26, 2017

Latin Side of Dizzy with Carlos Henriquez

The Jazz composer and bassist for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra celebrates Dizzy Gillespie’s centennial with “The Latin Side of Dizzy” at Jazz at Lincoln Center Fri-Sat, Jan 27-28, 2017

Gerardo Contino y Los Habaneros

This hot New York-based Cuban Salsa band plays Subrosa Saturdays Jan 7, 14, 21, 28, and Gonzalez y Gonzalez Jan 18 & 25, 2017

Gisela João

Portuguese Fado sensation Gisela Joáo brings her “Nua” tour to Schimmel Center Sat, Feb 25, 2017 at 7:30pm

Forró in the Dark

The great Brazilian club Forro band is back home at Nublu Wednesday nights, Jan 11, 18, and 25. They play a free concert at the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center Thu, Jan, 26, 2017.

Ismael Miranda

“The Pretty Boy of Salsa” plays a reunion concert with Larry Harlow at Lehman Center Jan, 21, 2017

Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

The multi-Grammy winning Cuban-American bandleader plays a historic weekly Sunday night gig at Birdland, Jan 8, 15, 22, & 29

Pedrito Martinez

The world’s first-call Cuban rumbero plays Joe’s Pub Jan 7, Subrosa Jan 17 & 24, and joins the Dizzy Gillespie 100th birthday celebration at Jazz at Lincoln Center Jan 27-28, 2017.

La Serenissima

A celebration of music and arts from the Venetian Republic at Carnegie Hall and other venues February 3-21, 2017

Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca

Reprises the Bessie-nominated Flamenco show Antigona at the West-Park Presbyterian Church Jan 10-28, 2017

Adriana Salgado y Daniel Martinez

Colombia takes over Argentine Tango when Adriana Salgado y Daniel Martinez perform at Tango Nocturne at DanceSport Sat, Jan 21, 2017

Blind Tango

Tango for All’s Diego Blanco and Ana Padron explore the artist’s existential question in this show of Argentine Tango fused with modern dance and theater, with live music by Pedro Giraudo. BAM Fishman Space Thu-Sun, Jan 26-29, 2017

New York City Ballet Winter 2017 Season

Watch Spaniards Joaquin De Luz in Prodigal Son Tue, Jan 17 & Sat, Jan 21; Antonio Carmena in La Sonnambula Tue, Jan 17 & Sat, Jan 21; and Gonzalo Garcia in The Shimmering Asphalt, Thu, Jan 26 & Sat, Jan 28 and in Prodigal Son Jan 28, 2017

José Maya

The Spanish Gypsy Flamenco star brings his “Latente: A Flamenco Journey” to Schimmel Center Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Flamenco Festival 2017 NYC

Spain’s finest dancers and musicians come to New York City Center Mar 9-12, 2017

Che Malambo

The all-male Argentine dance sensation brings Gaucho dance traditions to Schimmel Center Fri, Mar 24, 2017


The wry detective story by hot Chilean director Pablo Larrain stars Gael García Bernal. At Film Society & IFC Center, Jan 20-26, 2017

Assassin’s Creed

French adaption of the French-Canadian video game stars French actress Marion Cotillard making Michael Fassbender relive the adventures of his Templar-fighting ancestor in 15th century Spain. AMC Empire 25 Jan 20-26, 2017


Pedro Almodóvar’s latest stars Adriana Ugarte and Emma Suárez as a woman facing the great losses in her life, especially the estrangement of her daughter. At Lincoln Plaza Cinemas & Sunshine Cinema Jan 20-26, 2017

Natalie Portman plays for an Oscar in Pablo Larrain’s Jackie

Chilean director Pablo Larraín wows in his English-language debut about Jackie Kennedy. At Film Society & IFC Center Jan 20-26, 2017

Golden Globes

Many Latin artists won nominations and French thriller Elle won Best Foreign Language Film at the awards announced Jan 8, 2017

New York Jewish Film Festival

26th annual New York Jewish Film Festival by the Jewish Museum and Film Society of Lincoln Center is January 11-24, 2017

Our Last Tango

The story of María Nieves, the legendary Tango partner of Juan Carlos Copes, the artist who put Tango on the stage. On Netflix.

Winter Antiques Show

Throckmorton Fine Art features pre-Columbian artifacts from Mexico at the show Jan 20-29 with an opening night preview Thu, Jan 19, 2017

Throckmorton Fine Art

America’s leading gallery of Latin American photography and Pre-Columbian art is showing Mexican photographer Flor Garduño Dec 1, 2016 – Feb 25, 2017

Sotheby’s Master Paintings & Sculpture Evening Sale

Highlights of the January 2017 auction include a unique Velázquez bodegón and an El Greco Wed, Jan 25, 2017. On view Jan 20-Jan 25.

Mateo López “Undo List”

The Colombian artist has his first solo museum show in the United States “Undo List” at The Drawing Center in SoHo Jan 20 – Mar 19, 2017

Javier Romero “Sticks and Stones”

The Spanish abstract artist shows new work in his “Sticks and Stones” series at Jacob Lewis Gallery Jan 13 – Feb 18, 2017

Fernando do Campo “I Always Hear You Before I See You”

The young Argentine artist mixes longing and bird-watching into his abstract paintings at Praxis Gallery Jan 12 – Feb 6, 2017

Ricardo Maffei at Marlborough Gallery

The Chilean hyper-realist artist’s sixth solo exhibition at Marlborough Gallery is Jan 11 – Feb 4, 2017

Beatriz Santiago Muñoz: A Universe of Fragile Mirrors

A film & video installation by the Puerto Rican artist that explores post-colonial ironies in Haiti and Puerto Rico. El Museo del Barrio Jan 11-Apr 30, 2017

Cerámica de los Ancestros: Central America’s Past Revealed

This exhibition of 150 objects from Central America at the National Museum of the American Indian has been extended through December 2017

Maurizio Cattelan: “America”

The Italian artist’s installation at the Guggenheim teases our infatuation with the 1%, implies our common humanity, and questions what is art.

Make your NYC Restaurant Week reservations now

Reservations open Jan 9 for prix fixe lunches and dinners at some of NYC’s best restaurants Jan 23 – Feb 10, 2017. If you miss out, you will have to wait until Jul/Aug.

Dominican Day Parade

Save the date for one of NYC’s great street parties Aug 13, 2017. Scholarship applications are due Jan 31, 2017.

National Puerto Rican Day Parade

Celebrate America’s Puerto Rican culture on Sunday, June 11, 2017. Scholarship applications are due Mon, Feb 20, 2017