Thursday, 2 July 2009

Flamenco for Life! - July 25-26, '09

Ramón Martínez, world-renowned dancer and soloist for the Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Company will be in Edmonton on July 25th for a one-night only fundraiser performance. Flamenco for Life: a fundraiser in support of the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.

The event is hosted by acclaimed local author Thomas Trofimuk and features special guests, The People’s Poets. A selection of tapas will be available for purchase and En Sante Winery will have an on site bar featuring Alberta’s only organic wines!

Tickets are now on sale at Tix on the Square, visit or call 780-420-1757 1-877-8881757 (toll-free) to order. We cannot guarantee tickets available at the door, so call now and don’t miss out on this great evening!

Ramón will also be hosting a special public “Flamenco 101 workshop” for the charity to take place on July 26th. Entry for this one-of-a-kind workshop is just $20, with 100% of proceeds going directly to the Stephen Lewis Foundation. Anyone and everyone with an interest in learning about the world of flamenco is encouraged to come! For more information call 780-270-1211 or visit for more details.

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