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Vancouver International Flamenco Festival 2016
September 10, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - September 20, 2016 @ 10:00 pmFree – $60
Flamenco Rosario presents the Vancouver International Flamenco Festival 2016, September 10 – 20, with various free and paid events at venues across the city. Aficionados, novices, and families of all ages are welcome to discover the spirit of flamenco through exhilarating performances, workshops, and classes.
This year, for the first time, the festival will showcase the sensuous Spanish Gypsy roots of flamenco with acclaimed artists hailing from this tradition. Spain & Mexico’s Mercedes Amaya Company, led by niece of legendary Romani dancer Carmen Amaya, will headline the lineup with the Vancouver premiere of Templanza. Audiences are also invited to experience fervid and sizzling performances by Canada’s finest flamenco masters, including Saskatoon’s ¡ARTE! FLAMENCO, Vancouver’s own Toque Flamenco & Flamenco Rosario, and Calgary’s innovative contemporary flamenco artist, Rosanna Terracciano.
Tickets from Free to $60 available at vancouverflamencofestival.org.