WORLD MUSIC/CRASHarts presents
FLAMENCO FESTIVAL 2013
PACO PEÑA FLAMENCO DANCE COMPANY
Performing Flamenco Vivo
Sunday, February 3, 2pm l $48, $42, $37, $30
Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston
Flamenco Festival 2013 returns for a glorious 12th season of world-class flamenco dance and music. Exceptional flamenco dancers and a sensational band of musicians and virtuoso singers come together in this production from legendary flamenco guitarist Paco Peña. Packed with intensity, depth and raw energy, Flamenco Vivocaptures all the passions of present-day flamenco.
BALLET FLAMENCO DE ANDALUCÍA
Performing the United States premiere of Metáfora
Friday, March 1, 7:30pm l Saturday, March 2, 8pm l Sunday, March 3, 3pm
$65, $50, $40 Reserved seating
Cutler Majestic Theatre at Emerson College, 219 Tremont St., Boston
Flamenco Festival 2013 returns for a 12th glorious season of world-class flamenco dance and music with the massively popular Ballet Flamenco de Andalucía, coming to Boston for the first time, direct from Spain. This renowned company of 17 dancers, singers and musicians, directed by award-wining flamenco star Rubén Olmo, presents the Boston premiere of Metáfora, a dazzling kaleidoscope of castanets, fans, traditional flamenco bata de cola dresses, powerful footwork, demanding technique and jaw-dropping athleticism.