Flamenco at the AGA – Nov 26, 2016

Click on the image below for our Flickr photo gallery of the evening.

Our 2nd annual fundraiser performance took place in the Art Gallery of Alberta’s lower level Ledcor Theatre. An evening of live flamenco featuring:

special guests
Francesca Canalizo – dancer – Calgary
Holly Blazina – guitarist – Calgary
Stephanie Pedraza – singer/dancer – Vancouver

Edmonton performers
Irena Dumicz – singer/dancer
Jane Ogilvie – dancer
Nyles Varughese – guitarist

Read more about the artists at this link

The following local dancers surprised the audience with our Festival Flashmob at the end of the show: Carmen Locke, Cat Moores, Mariam Djalili, Jolene Yuen-Jung, and Susan MacGregor.

Proceeds from this fundraising event went towards supporting the Edmonton Flamenco Festival in March 2017. A special thank you to Stephanie Pedraza who donated her artist fee for this performance to the Festival.

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Flamenco at the AGA
November 26, 2016 – 8pm

Patrons were invited to join us in the lobby at 7:30 for an informal lesson in clapping Flamenco rhythms.

Ledcor Theatre
Art Gallery of Alberta – lower level
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square

general seating / cash bar

poster design – Jane Ogilvie – photo of Francesca Canalizo by Aloys Neil Mark Fleischmann from the Flamenco Borealis production Al-Andalusi