Flamenco in the Sun Presents an Inspirational Dance Program
The Art, Beauty and Mystery of Flamenco Return to South Florida
Flamenco in the Sun 2010 returns in its eighth year with a rich calendar of events from July 17th through August 1st in several venues spanning traditional tablao, dance classes, film, dance concert, plus for the first time, a Sevillanas Dance Contest, and much more.
Flamenco in the Sun 2010 offers something for everybody â€“ starting with the Festival Opening, CafÃ© con Leche â€“ free and open to the public — on Saturday, July 17th from 7 PM to 11 PM at the 1310 Gallery Artist Lofts, 1310 SW Second Court, Ft. Lauderdale. We start with a photographic exhibit of contemporary Flamenco by artist, Sharon Swift, and continue with the Flamenco Party of the Summer, free to the public, at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, July 22 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. There you can enjoy live music, tapas, wine and a Sevillanas Dance Contest.
Flamenco in the Sun has become one of the top cultural events of the summer in South Florida, in partnership with Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment in collaboration with the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. see website for details, schedules and locations. www.flamencointhesun.com
Register for adult and children’s classes at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Scholarships available. Several events are free to the visiting public. Register on line for classes: see website for program information. www.flamencointhesun.com
SATURDAY July 17
CafÃ© con Leche at the 1310 Gallery
Presented by Artist Nikki LÃ³pez Featuring contemporary Flamenco Images by Sharon Swift
Coffee provided by Undergrounds Coffeehaus – Time: 7:00 â€“ 11:00 pm
Free and open to the public. For information call (305) 975-6262
TUESDAY July 20
South Florida Flamenco Stories
An exhibit of Flamenco stories told through the photographs, and costumes of Carla & Miguel Ochoa and Fina Escayola in the historic New River Inn at the Ft Lauderdale History Center
Exhibit runs from July 20 to Aug 1 from 12:00-4:00 pm.
Come meet these artists and hear their stories on Thursday July 29 from 5:00-6:30 pm.
The New River Inn, Fort Lauderdale – 219 SW 2nd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Free and open to the Public. 954-463-4431 ext. 20 – www.fortlauderdalehistorycenter.org
THURSDAY July 22
Festival Kick off Flamenco Party!
Patrons are invited to the Broward Center for the Performing Arts for Spanish tapas, wine, food, live music and dancing. Win tickets to festival events in our Sevillanas contest!
Broward Center for the Performing Arts – 201 SW 5th Ave., Ft Lauderdale, FL
TIME: 5:30-7:00 pm. PRICE: Free and open to the public
FRIDAY July 23
Flamenco for Dummies
Here is your chance to find out what itâ€™s all about! Try this one day workshop for absolute beginners at the University Center for the Performing Arts!
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm, Price: $30
University Center for the Performing Arts 2240 SW 70th Avenue Unit A, Davie FL (near Nova and BC)
Register: 954-288-0882 OR www.flamencointhesun.com
SATURDAY July 24
Flamenco Movies in Hollywood!
Presented by the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood
Los Tarantos (2:00pm showing)
Nominated for best foreign film, this 1963 classic tells the love story between two gypsies, staring Carmen Amaya and Antonio Gades. Film by Sara Lezana & Daniel Martin
Gypsy Caravan, When the Road Bends (8:00pm showing)Â A look into the Romani Culture and Rom (Gypsies) from around the globe as five famous Romani groups, from Spain, India, Macedonia & Romania, tour the USA. Film by Jasmine Dellal
Movies will be shown at the — Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center
1770 Monroe Street (US 1 & Monroe Street)
Hollywood, FL 33020
Price: Single tickets $10 & Double feature for $16Â ($8 & $10 for Art and Culture Center members & Bailes Ferrer members)
For Tickets call: (866) 811-4111 www.artandculturecenter.org or www.hc-pac.org
SUNDAY July 25
An evening of traditional Flamenco music and dance! Everyoneâ€™s favorite event is back at the Parker Playhouse featuring local Flamenco artists on the transformed Parker Playhouse stage. Seats are limited!
Time: 3:00 & 7:00 pm
Price: $25 in advance and $30 at the door
Parker Playhouse 707 NE 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL
To charge by phone call 954-462-0222 or on-line at www.parkerplayhouse.com
MONDAY-FRIDAY July 26-30
Flamenco Dance Workshops at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts!
Childrenâ€™s Flamenco workshops from 10:00-2:00 with Damaris Ferrer & Paola Escobar & Adult Workshops from 6:00-8:00 pm with Antonio Granjero
Broward Center for the Performing Arts 201 SW 5th Avenue, Ft Lauderdale, FL
For workshop information and registration call 954-288-0882, email email@example.com or visit www.flamencointhesun.com
Price: see registration page
WEDNESDAY July 28
Flamenco Night at ONE Bal HarbourÂ Flamenco show plus cash bar and Tapas
10295 Collins Avenue, Bal Harbour, FL
Tickets: Free, For information: 305-455-5400
SATURDAY July 31 & SUNDAY Aug 1
InspiraciÃ³n Flamenca. Featuring Antonio Granjero, Jorge Robledo, JosÃ© Junco and the Muse that inspires them. at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts Amaturo Theater
Times: Saturday at 8:00 pm & Sunday at 2:00 pm
Price: $35, $27, $22 & $20 for students & seniors
Broward Center for the Performing Arts 201 SW 5th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale FL
To charge by phone call 954-462-0222 or on-line at www.browardcenter.com