Wednesday, February 22, 2012

La Pasión Flamenca


Photo by Lois Greenfield

Hailed by The New York Times for its "spirited dancing and imaginative choreographic concepts," Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana will spotlight dances that show how flamenco has evolved in different countries, from Spain and Argentina to Colombia and Cuba on Saturday, Feb. 25 at the Sun Valley Opera House. "La Pasíon Flamenca," is a fierce and eclectic evening of Spanish dance and music featuring lamenting solos, sizzling duets and a rousing full-company finale. Flamenco Vivo's performances are "an infectious joyful celebration of music and dance," wrote Jennifer Dunning, dance critic for The New York Times.

Try it yourself

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana is committed to an arts education initiative that has reached thousands of children in New York City, North Carolina (its second home) and around the country through lectures, demonstrations and residencies. While in the Wood River Valley, Flamenco Vivo will offer a Flamenco Dance Workshop for all ages midmorning Saturday.

Tickets

Individual tickets for the performance start at $30 by calling 726-9491. The workshop cost starts at $20 and will be held at Zenergy at 11:15 a.m. Register online at www.

sunvalleycenter.org.




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