The Festival Flamenco has entertained New Mexico audiences for 30 years. The event, hosted by the National Institute of Flamenco, showcases a variety of the world’s most talented flamenco performers and is internationally recognized as one of the best festivals for this traditional form of dancing.
The festival celebrates flamenco, the ancient form of artistic expression of the Spanish-Gypsy culture. The intense dance explores a full range of human emotion that leaves audiences captivated.
This year’s festival featured more than 58 visiting artists who performed across eight stages. The main stages featured world-renowned performers, Compañía Marco Flores, Compañía Maria Moreno, Compañía Adrián Santana, Compañía Pepe Torres, Compañía Rosario Toledo, and Compañía Jesus Carmona, to name a few.
The festival includes a number of workshops for people of all flamenco dancing skill levels. It doesn’t matter if you are a seasoned performer or just someone interested in flamenco, the Festival Flamenco is worth every penny. The festival will take place between June 15-22 this year.
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The Convention & Tourism Department
at the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce