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7th Annual New York Flamenco Festival 2007 Coming In February
Published December 29, 2006

New York’s annual flamenco celebration, now in its seventh year, features over 100 dancers, vocalists and guitarists direct from Spain in a display ranging from flamenco puro to contemporary innovations.

The New York Flamenco Festival is dedicated to the vitality of the flamenco arts of Andalusía, the birthplace of flamenco. In addition to the concerts of music and dance, New Yorkers will be exposed to the many facets of flamenco and Spanish culture including Andalusían cuisine, and master dance classes.

Sat Feb 3, 8 PM
Estrella Morente
Town Hall, 123 W. 43rd Street, NYC.
Box office (212) 840-2824, TicketMaster (212) 307-4100.

Sat Feb 10, 8 PM
Paco De Lucia
Carnegie Hall, W. 57th Street and 7th Avenue, NYC.
CarnegieCharge (212) 247-7800.

Thurs Feb 15, 7:30 PM
Gala De La Bienal De Sevilla: Joaquin Grilo, Isabel Bayon, La Moneta, Manuel Linan, Olga Pericet and Marcos Flores.
New York City Center, W. 55h Street between 6th and 7th Avenues, NYC.
Special gala tickets include reception with artists.
(212) 545-7536 for gala details, CityTix® (212) 581-1212.

Fri Feb 16, 8 PM
Compania Rafaela Carrasco
Program: Una Mirada del Flamenco (A Look at Flamenco)
New York City Center, W. 55h Street between 6th and 7th Avenues, NYC.
CityTix® (212) 581-1212.

Sat Feb 17, 8 PM & Sun Feb 18, 7 PM
Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras
Program: Sabores (Flavors)
New York City Center, W. 55th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues, NYC.
CityTix® (212) 581-1212.

Thurs Feb 15 - Sun Feb 18, 1 1/2 hours before curtain
Andalucia Lounge
Special free pre-concert dance classes with flamenco master José Molina for City Center ticket holders only at mezzanine lobby at City Center, Tapas and Spanish wines available at the concession stand.

Feb 22-24 Andalucia Flamenca

Thurs Feb 22, 8 PM
Gerardo Nunez Quintet with special guest Carmen Cortes
pre-concert talk at 7 PM : Flamenco Guitar
NYU Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square South, NYC.
Ticket Central (212) 279-4200.

Fri Feb 23, 8 PM
El Pele
pre-concert talk at 7 PM: Flamenco Song
NYU Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square South, NYC.
Ticket Central (212) 279-4200.

Sat Feb 24, 8 PM
Malanga En Flamenco
pre-concert talk at 7 PM: Flamenco Dance
NYU Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square South, NYC.
Ticket Central (212) 279-4200.