The searing emotion of living Spanish culture is showcased in one of the UKâ€™s finest cultural venues â€“ a festival of authentic flamenco dance and music at Birminghamâ€™s stunning Town Hall.
EmociÃ³n Birmingham is set to become an annual celebration of great contemporary flamenco performance in Birmingham.
Showcasing some of Spainâ€™s most exciting artists, EmociÃ³n will present work that is set to dazzle and inspire audiences with its passion and sheer physical energy.
Lead by Ana Garcia (pictured) who runs regular classes at the Custard Factory and Moseley Dance Workshop, the festival runs for three days.
Pepa Molina and Company (9th Nov)
Joy, pain, and pulsing energy, Pepa Molina produces that heart-racing rush you yearn for in any great flamenco performance.
Los Arrieritos in â€˜13 Rosasâ€™ (10th)
Spectacular dance, live music and a recorded soundtrack create an emotionally searing performance that has scooped top awards in Spain and throughout Europe.
Ãšltimo Tango FusiÃ³n (11th)
A unique artistic event, Ultimo Tango FusiÃ³n is a dance of joy and liberation, yearning and hope, menace and suppressed violence. Featuring El Ãšltimo Tango â€“ the UKâ€™s acclaimed tango ensemble â€“ plus voice, flamenco and tango dance, lovers of all things Latin are promised a fiery evening of pure passion.
There will also be workshops in dancing and flamenco guitar playing.
A blog, Flamenco Birmingham, has been set up but hasn’t been written in yet.
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