Feature: Flamenco Festival London 09

Tuesday 3 March 2009

Ballet Flamenco Eva Yerbabuena, 23-25 March. Flamenco Festival London 09. Photo: Outumuro Dance performances:

Gala Flamenca Mujeres

15-16 March

The performance unites the three generations of flamenco stars, Merche Esmerelda,
Belen Maya and Rocío Molina.

Rocío Molina, Oro Viejo

17 March

Already a major star despite her young age, Molina is considered by many to be
one of the most exciting dancers working in flamenco today.

Antonio Gades’ Carmen

19-22 March

A re-staging of Gades’ all-time classic Carmen, starring Stella Arauzo and Adrian Galia.

Ballet Flamenco Eva Yerbabuena, Signs and Wonders

23-25 March

Signs and Wonders reprises and refreshes some of the outstanding flamenco choreographies performed
by Yerbabuena’s company over the years

Ballet Nacional de Espana, Sevilla-Madrid-Sevilla

27-29 March

A brand new show featuring choreography from three of flamenco’s brightest talents;
Fernando Romero, Ángel Rojas and Carlos Rodríguez (founders of Nuevo Ballet Español),
and Antonio Canales.

*Dance events in this year’s Flamenco Festival include: Gala Flamenca Mujeres,
Rocío Molina’s Oro Viejo, Antonio Gades’ Carmen, Ballet Flamenco Eva Yerbabuena with Signs and Wonders, and Ballet Nacional de Espana performs Sevilla-Madrid-Sevilla.*

Catch it in London at Sadler’s Wells, 14-29 March 2009. More details/online booking

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