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Nueva York Flamenco City$15
Alfonso Cid was born and raised in Sevilla, the heartland of flamenco music. He also had the opportunity of attending the activities of one the most significant flamenco clubs in Andalusia, the Peña Flamenca Torres-Macarena in Seville. Alfonso has toured extensively throughout the USA, Latin America, Israel and Europe, and has just toured Spain last February of 2018 with the Jazz/Flamenco band the New York Bojaira Project by pianist Jesús Hernández from Granada, Spain.
Joaquín Gallegos was born on July 25th, 1978 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Joaquin has made Andalucia his second home having spent several years living, studying and performing there and in the United States as well as in Latin America. Some of Joaquin’s most important maestros have been Chuscales, Manolo Sanlucar, El Viejin. Joaquin won 1st prize at the 2002 EXPO Flamenco Competition at the Festival Flamenco Internacional de Albuquerque and was a finalist at the 2007 II Concurso Internacional “Nino Ricardo” de Murcia. His first album, ‘La Jornada’, was released in 2005.
Adriana Olivares is a New York city-based flamenco dancer. Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Adriana grew up immersed in a cultural landscape rich in dance and music. She has studied with important flamenco artists such as Siudy Garrido, María Juncal, Alfonso Losa, Omayra Amaya and Sonia Olla. Currently, she is a member of Siudy Dance Company, an internationally known flamenco company based in Miami.
Rocío Condeis Venezuelan flamenco dancer and educator. She started dancing flamenco at 12 years old in Academia Tatiana Reyna in Caracas. She is a founding member of Stefany Vivas Ballet Flamenco. Rocío lives in New York City since 2016, where she is pursuing a master’s degree in Instructional Technology and Media at Columbia University. She won Second Prize in Flamenco Certamen USA 2017. Flamenco is her deepest vocation and passion, and her closest encounter with God.
Adriana Olivares / Bailaora
Alfonso Cid / Cantaor
Joaquín Gallegos /Guitar
Rocío Conde / Bailaora
Nueva York Flamenco City at Terraza 7 on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 at 9:30 pm.
$15 cover charge for mezzanine.
FREE admission for CHILDREN 12 and under.