Flamenco Rosario In-Studio Performance

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Flamenco Rosario proudly presents an In-Studio performance featuring two dancers who graduated from their Professional Training Program, in Kitsilano on Friday, May 11, 2018.

The performance will feature Nanako Aramaki, one of Flamenco Rosario’s long-time company dancers who has been based in Europe since 2011. Since her graduation in 2005, she has studied extensively in Spain and has toured, taught and performed across Canada, Mexico, Germany, Austria, Denmark, Spain, Eastern Africa and the United Kingdom. Dancing alongside Nanako Aramaki will be Yurie Kaneko, a recent graduate who has been dancing professionally with Flamenco Rosario since 2013. The two dancers will showcase their choreographies under the mentorship of Flamenco Rosario’s Artistic Director, Rosario Ancer. The performance will also feature Musical Director, Victor Kolstee and guest singer, Stephanie Pedraza.

Presenting a new generation of flamenco dancers in an intimate setting of the old Centro Flamenco studio, the presentation will be fun, informative and interactive with a Q + A session following the performance.

About Flamenco Rosario (flamencorosario.org)
Flamenco Rosario explores the many facets of flamenco performance, evolving the form as well as maintaining strong ties with tradition. Co-founded in 1989 by Artistic Director, Rosario Ancer, and Musical Director, Victor Kolstee, the dance company includes professionally trained dancers from around the world, as well as graduates of the Professional Training Program. In 2010, Flamenco Rosario toured its award-winning production, Mis Hermanas in Mexico; this work received the 2009 Isadora Award for Excellence in Choreography. As part of Made In BC touring initiatives for contemporary dance, Mis Hermanas completed a spring tour in 2013 in British Columbia and the Yukon. They have recently come back from another BC Tour of the production, La Monarca, earlier this month. Flamenco Rosario is known for its spirited, fiery, creative and original performances and for nurturing upcoming professional dancers. The company continues to honour both the rich flamenco tradition and to produce presentations, which strengthen the boundaries and evolution of the art form.