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Rebeca Ortega Flamenco Dance from Spain – AZAHAR

March 29 @ 19:30 to 21:00

An unmissable evening of authentic flamenco dance and music from Spain.

Did you know?
🇪🇸 Flamenco reflects the history, diversity, and spirit of Spain and its people.
🇪🇸 Flamenco is a form of song, dance, and guitar music that originated in the Andalusian Roma of southern Spain.
🇪🇸 Flamenco is intense and passionate, expressing a range of emotions, from joy and celebration to sorrow and despair.
🇪🇸 Flamenco dance is a captivating art form that combines grace, strength, and rhythm; with intricate footwork, expressive hand movements, and dramatic gestures.
💃 Did you also know that you can enjoy a theatrically spun dance show and an unmissable evening of authentic flamenco dance and music from Spain which will showcase the deepest roots of flamenco … LIVE on our stage.
From the deepest roots of flamenco comes this theatrically spun dance show, shaped by the luminosity of alegrías, the depth of taranto, the rhythms of tangos and bulerías, and the jondura of the farruca and soleá. Famed for her knowledge of flamenco music and cante, strong sense of rhythm, expression, elegance and physicality.

Rebeca’s impressive dance expertise includes Flamenco, Classical Spanish Dance, Ballet and contemporary dance gained at “Carmen Amaya Flamenco cultural academy”, the world renowned “Centro de Arte Flamenco y Danza Española Amor de Dios” in Madrid, and later at “Escuela Mayor de Danza”, at Andalousian Centre of Dance, at Úrsula and Tamara López “Flamenco Danza” school and at Professional Dance Conservatory in Seville. Her most influential masters are key figures in the history of Flamenco including La Tati, Merche Esmeralda, El Güito, Javier Latorre, Carmela Greco, Belén Fernández, La Truco, Alejandro Granados, Miguel Cañas, Adela Campallo among others.

She has been a professional dancer since the age of 19 and performed and taught the art of flamenco in the UK while completing her university studies. This led her to create, direct and choreograph the “Nottingham Flamenquitas” group, as well as collaborate in different dance styles such as tap, contemporary and Bollywood dance.

Friday 29 March 7:30pm | Tickets £15

Pre theatre tapas available, and sangria 🍷 on tap.

Your chance to learn a few dance moves…Rebeca will be leading a Flamenco dance workshop for adults in Stage Left on Saturday 30 March. Book your tickets here.

Details

Date:
March 29
Time:
19:30 to 21:00
Event Category:

Organiser

The Palace Theatre
Phone
01803 665800
Email
info@palacetheatrepaignton.co.uk
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Venue

The Palace Theatre
Palace Avenue
Paignton, Devon TQ3 3HF United Kingdom
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Phone
01803 665800
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The Palace Theatre Paignton