Whether you are interested in Hispanic culture, Spanish language, the performing arts, or just seeing a good performance, this group is for you. Join us for various activates in celebration of Hispanic culture. • Meet local Hispanic culture and Spanish language lovers • Practice your Spanish • Learn new vocabulary • Experience Hispanic culture • Improve your Spanish by watching a performance in Spanish • Feel at home by seeing a play in your native language GALA is a National Center for Latino Performing Arts in the heart of the bustling and culturally diverse Columbia Heights neighborhood. People say that coming to GALA is like being transported to a Spanish speaking country, just without the pricey plane ticket! Some of our events include: Plays, dance performances, live concerts, Happy hours, film festivals, and much more.