All our shows are on Sunday evenings unless otherwise advised
Tickets are always available at the door
18 June: Feria de Londres
A real Spanish feria right here in London: la Alegria de Andalucia, dancing Sevillana and Rumbas all afternoon; tapas – croquetas – sangria, trajes de faralaes, lunares…
Live music – best costume competition – raffle. Fun and more fun. Baile! Baile! Baile!
The Peña Flamenca de Londres teams up with Covent Garden-based Flamenco School and Dance Group Ilusion Flamenca – directed by Angela Alonso – to present an afternoon event suitable for all, including families with children.
The Feria features the key elements of a Spanish fiesta, such as an authentically decorated “caseta” (marquee tent), performances of sevillanas, traditional food, and a best costume competition, among others. Everyone is welcome to join the party and dance!
Performing live Sevillanas and Rumbas music will be guitarist Tony el Despeinao with Ayoze De Alejandro on cajon, accompanying singers Jasmine Villalobos and Lola Rueda.
Doors open at 3.00 p.m.; event ends 6.00 p.m.
Ticket prices: Adults £12 online, £15 at door; Children £4.15 online, £5 at door; Under 5s free.
To book online, please go to: www.eventbrite.co.uk
Sunday 11 June – Sevillanas Refresher
Presented by Ilusion Flamenca at Jubilee Hall in Covent Garden.
Taught by Angela Alonso; class runs 1.00 – 2:30 p.m;, tickets £22.
For more information, go to: www.ilusionflamenca.co.uk
9 July: Juerga!
Party night when London’s newest flamenco talent takes to the stage, accompanied by professional performers, creating the excitement that is Juerga!
Whether a dancer, singer or guitarist; a student performing solo or with your class group; a new performer taking your first steps on the public stage; or a professional trying out a new work; you will be welcomed to the stage and encouraged by our appreciative audience. Please contact our Event Co-ordinator Caroline on 0208 208 1487 to discuss your performance.
Note that all dance performers are required to use the Peña’s dance floor, which is a high-quality wooden floor laid over the stage of the Hall. The dance floor measures 10’ x 8 ‘ (3 m x 2.5 m) and is raised 1.5 in (4 cm) above the stage with a shallow bevelled edge of about 8 in (20 cm). A professional guitarist and singer are provided by the Peña.
Doors open at 7.00 p.m. Ticket prices: Members £5; Non-members £10. Member performers: free entry. Non-member performers pay a performance fee of £5 instead of the ticket price.
3 June: Juan Martin – Arte Flamenco Puro
artsdepot, 5 Nether Street, Tally Ho Corner, London N12 0GA
Juan Martín, the awe-inspiring Spanish guitarist and composer returns to the UK with a new programme of flamenco music, song and dance. Martín’s latest show features Raquel Gonzalez, the 18 year old flamenco dance star from Cádiz, and the extraordinary singer Antonio Aparecida. Gonzalez’s tremendous footwork, the passion of Aparecida’s voice and the poetry of one of the world’s finest guitarists, make this a performance not to be missed.
Show starts 7.30 p.m. Tickets: £14 / £12 concessions. Group Discount: Buy 10 tickets, save 10%.
For more information, please go to: www.artsdepot.co.uk