Wednesday Feb 13, 2013
UNM Main Campus (Popejoy Hall)
Albuquerque, NM 87122
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Presented by the National Institute of Flamenco and the University of New Mexico’s Department of Theatre and Dance.
Yjastros: The American Flamenco Repertory Company will preview the addition of four new choreographies to their expansive caché of works, as part of their 2012 spring season. This glimpse into the rigorous training and rehearsal process of a professional dance company offers audiences a unique behind-the-scenes look into what it takes to produce a full theatrical dance spectacle. The preview features four distinct works created by international master flamenco artists: Carmen “La Talegona”, Mercedes “Winy” Amaya and Concha Jareño. Through over 60 hours of rehearsal time with master artists, dancers will provide audiences with insider look into the structure of a flamenco repertory company and into the physically demanding and innovate process of flamenco dance education.Dates of the showings are Februrary 13th at 7:00 PM, and Februrary 14th and 15th at 8:00PM at Rodey Theater on UNM campus. Tickets are $12 each. To purchase tickets contact the UNM ticket box office at UNMtickets.com or 877-664-8661.