Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Tapas & Tunes at Studio 96 - Feb 6, 2016

Tapas and Tunes - Cystic Fibrosis Fundraiser
with guests Flamenco con tres

Cystic Fibrosis Edmonton presents the second annual TAPAS &
TUNES event. Proceeds from ticket sales, silent auction and donations through Cystic Fibrosis Canada (Tapas and Tunes) will benefit ongoing Cystic Fibrosis research being undertaken in Canada.

An evening of tapas, flamenco dance, and live Latin music - a little escape from the ordinary. Tapas to be served throughout the evening.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Doors - 7:00pm
Silent auction - 7pm to 11pm
Live entertainment - 8pm to midnight

Studio 96, 10909 - 96 Street, Edmonton

$65 (advance ticket sales only)
Includes event admission and tapas by Knosh Catering
Licensed event. No minors.

This event sold out last year, so be sure to get your tickets early.

Information and tickets: at this link (www.tixonthesquare.ca)

Saturday, 9 January 2016

! Flamenco in February Juerga !

Flamenco Society of Edmonton
invites you to our
Flamenco in February JUERGA
Yiannis Tavern Kasbar 10444 82 Ave Edmonton
Saturday, February 27, 2016
doors open at 7 PM
Tickets: $5
Door  prizes
Full menu and cash bar provided by fantastic Yiannis Tavern

In the midst of Edmonton's winter join us for an evening of flamenco song, dance, music, palmas , stories, food and more.....
Talk to old friends, meet new ones, warm up your heart with the art of flamenco and the passionate Edmonton flamenco community.

Get your Sevillanas, Tangos and Bulerias por Fiesta ready!
Are you working on a flamenco dance, song, guitar piece, percussion? 
Join us and share your art of flamenco.
Stage opens at 8PM

Email: flamencosocietyofedmonton@gmail.com if you want to share the stage

Tickets available from Board members, via e-mail and at the door.

Note: This is a Flamenco Society fundraiser for future workshops, classes, sound system equipment. Thank you for your support

Friday, 8 January 2016

Thursday Flamenco Classes with Irena Dumicz Start Jan. 21, 2016

with Irena Dumicz

Marr Mac Dance 
8627 - 109 St Edmonton, 
Thursdays: Jan. 21-March 10, 16

SEVILLANAS:     Choreography class 6:30 - 7:30 PM  
                             8 classes C$120 / drop in C$20
Learning and reviewing each copla of this festive and traditional  dance from Seville (this session we will start from 4th copla). In addition - work on flamenco arms, body movement and style. This class is open to students of all levels. You do not need to have flamenco training to dance Sevillanas.

BATA DE COLA: Technique class 7:30 - 8:30 PM 
                            8 classes C$120 / drop in C$20
Learning, reviewing and mastering the technique of Bata de Cola: the series of exercise that will have levels of complexities depending on your experience and familiarity dancing with Bata de Cola. We focus on technique and posture, using 12 count compas and elements of Por Solea with Bata De Cola. If you are in the process of acquiring Bata (a dress or skirt with a "tail") there are two batas to try / use in the class.

Email: irenadumicz@gmail.com
Call/ text 587.594.1167
visit www.irenadumicz.wix.com/flamenco

Thursday, 7 January 2016

Flamenco Classes with Jane Ogilvie - New Session January 2016

The registration information for Jane's upcoming session of flamenco classes is now available. Classes begin January 27th.

The deadline to register is January 22nd

For more information please visit the website: Flamenco Classes with Jane Ogilvie

There you will find information about my background, teaching philosophy, classes and the upcoming session.

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Discovering Flamenco Singing and Song with Silvia Temis - January 2016

Cantaora Silvia Temis now based in Edmonton AB is offering two Flamenco Singing Classes, Friday January 29th from 7:00 to 8:30pm and Saturday January 30th from 4:00 to 5:30pm, in the heart of Old Strathcona, Whyte AveThe Capoeira Academy (Edmonton) #103 10324 82 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 1Z8

As you might all be aware understanding Flamenco singing and song is a crucial aspect to understand the art form in deep. This class is suitable for beginners with some knowledge in Flamenco in general or musicians/ singers looking to expand their range of talent. Flamenco dancers looking to understand the music structure.

Palos or styles are TBD until we determine the level of the whole group.  We will introduce flamenco clapping (flamenco palmas) as well as history of the lyrics (letras).
Classes are 1.5 hrs each.

Two classes early bird until January the 20th: $70.00 CAD
Two classes after January the 20th are $75.00 CAD
Drop in: $40.00 CAD

1. Notebook
2. pen or pencil
3. recording machine or phone to record

For more information or comments please message me directly: silvia.temis.flamenco@gmail.com

*Note: We will need a minimum of 4 students each night to run this workshop