GALA FLAMENCA to Bring Stars of Flamenco to Philadelphia, 3/2
Under the direction of Angel Rojas, Gala Flamenca brings together four of the world´s most celebrated flamenco dancers for Merriam Theater debut on Sunday, March 2 at 7 p.m. This fiery, spirited performance is a showcase of the best modern flamenco with dancers, guitarists and singers joining on stage for new interpretations of this art form.
The program features the master of flamenco, Antonio Canales, one of Spain's most powerful flamenco dancers of all times, the unforgettable choreography of Nuevo Ballet Español Carlos Rodríguez, Karime Amaya, grandniece of legendary Carmen Amaya, and the sensationally beautiful and riveting performer of the young starlet, Jesús Carmona.
Tickets are available from $35 to $62 at kimmelcenter.org, 215-893-1999, or at the Kimmel Center Box Office located on Broad and Spruce streets, Philadelphia, Pa. (open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., later on performance evenings).