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Flamenco Festival 2017

  • Mainstage
  • Mar 9 - 12, 2017
  • Tickets start at $35

  • Overview

    Spain’s finest dancers and musicians are coming to City Center for two spectacular shows that capture flamenco in all its variety.

    GALA FLAMENCA (March 9-11)
    This all-star event, directed by Manuel Liñan, features today’s most exciting artists, including legendary Gypsy dancer Juana Amaya, technical powerhouse Jesús Carmona, contemporary innovator Patricia Guerrero, flamenco star Olga Pericet, and singer-songwriter Rocío Márquez. Their disparate styles merge in an evening inspired by the cafés cantantes of Spain’s belle époque, when flamenco first became a public art.

    OLGA PERICET: PISADAS (March 12)
    Don’t miss the one-night-only New York premiere of Pisadas, a new show starring Olga Pericet that explores the origins and rituals of human life with a daring feminist slant. “A mercurial presence and a fearless experimenter” (The New Yorker), Pericet has created a visual and choreographic language that uniquely reflects her own personal journey.



    Presented by New York City Center and Flamenco Festival



    Leadership Support for Dance at City Center is provided by

  • Videos

    • Gala Flamenca 2017
      This all-star event, directed by Manuel Liñan, features today’s most exciting artists, including legendary Gypsy dancer Juana Amaya, technical powerhouse Jesús Carmona, contemporary innovator Patricia Guerrero, flamenco star Olga Pericet, and singer-songwriter Rocío Márquez.

    • Olga Pericet Company: Pisadas
      In March 2017, Olga Pericet stars in the New York premiere of Pisadas, a new show that explores the origins and rituals of human life with a daring feminist slant.

  • Pre-Show Events

    FREE Flamenco Dance Lessons
    One Hour Prior to Each Performance

    Want to experience the joy of flamenco firsthand? Take a beginners’ dance lesson before the show in City Center’s beautiful Grand Tier Lobby. Led by celebrated flamenco performer Leslie Roybal, the lessons are FREE for ticketholders. Capacity is limited, so please arrive early in order to guarantee admission. Tapas and Spanish wine will be available for purchase at the bar.

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