In an edition that aims to highlight the role of women in creation and the dialogues of flamenco with other expressions, Flamenco Festivals offers more than 20 different shows to add to a vast career that, throughout its 18 years history, already amazed more than 1.5 million attendees.
Flamenco Festival Londres
This year’s 15th anniversary Flamenco Festival London offers a vibrant spectrum of flamenco from the traditional Gypsy roots to its modern-day incarnations, performed by some of the world’s most outstanding and legendary flamenco dance and music talent. One of the most significant cultural events of the city, Flamenco Festival London returns from Wednesday 15 to Sunday 25th February 2017 under the banner Woman and Creation, representing the varied styles of this celebrated art form with a selection of performances that go beyond its traditions by opening new roads. Also, Flamenco Festival arrives for the first time in Manchester, hosted by The Lowry, one of the most important cultural institutions in the UK.
Flamenco Festival USA
Flamenco Festival USA celebrates 18 years taking ‘jondo’ art to the US and promoting the culture of dialogue through the exchange. The most renowned venues, such as the Carnegie Hall, the NY City Center or the Lincoln Center, host a rendezvous that has featured the most important artists. Flamenco, and particularly its dance, will be again the protagonist in an initiative that tours North America in March with a total of 41 representations, 24 of them hosted by 8 places in New York, plus another 17 shows across the US, hosted by big cities such as Miami, Boston, Atlanta, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Irvine, Portland or Montreal.
The most important platform for flamenco worldwide
Primarily based on New York, throughout its 22 years of history, Flamenco Festival has taken over almost the entire world, having presence in 101 cities and presenting 129 companies, 1.225 shows and 1,600.000 attendees. Only in the last XV edition, it took flamenco to cities such as London, Manchester, New York, Miami, Boston, Atlanta, Montreal, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Irvine or Portland.
Flamenco Festival in 2018
These last editions, Flamenco Festival has been…