Flamenco del Encuentro features Spanish-born, Pew Fellow flamenco guitarist Tito Rubio, who has performed world-wide accompanying important flamenco artists from Spain, heritage Flamenco singer (cantaora) Antonia Cruz Arias,who has sang her entire life and trained extensively in Spain, and dancer Anna Rubio-born in Philadelphia, trained in San Francisco and Spain. Flamenco del Encuentro also features a rotating cast of dancers including Vicente Orabona, La Amy, ,Jonathan Delgado and many others. Together they have performed in venues ranging from Annenberg Center, Painted Bride Theater, Trump Plaza (Atlantic City) to Universities and restaurants including a two-an-a-half year gig at Amada Restaurant, where they often incorporated visiting artists from Spain. They have also collaborated with Middle Eastern music and dance artists and Tap artists. Anna teaches flamenco at the University of the Arts and at the Community Education Center in West Philadelphia.

2.11.10

ANTONIO HIDALGO-direct from Madrid!!

Flamenco Workshop with ANTONIO HIDALGO direct from Madrid!


Anyone who has had the privilege of attending one of Antonio’s workshops in the past knows what a gifted teacher he is. He possesses a deep and broad knowledge not only of flamenco art, but of dance in general. He is a generous and caring teacher, who gives everyone the attention they need and never gives up on anyone. He dances in a pure, traditional style that reflects his many years of experience dancing, teaching and choreographing for some of the most prestigious companies in Spain and around the world. AND HE SPEAKS ENGLISH, TOO!!!!

SPECIAL PALMAS AND COMPAS WORKSHOP


at CHI Movement Arts Center: 1316 south 9th street Philadelphia, PA 19147

MONDAY, Nov 29th 6:00-7:30pm

$25, $20 with prepayment for dance workshop *for all levels of dancers, guitarists, percussionists and singers


FLAMENCO DANCE WORKSHOP


FLAMENCO OLE STUDIO 1720 Mt. Vernon St Phila, PA19130


WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2, 3 AND 4

Wed, Thurs, Fri 6:00-7:30 beginners, 7:30-9:00 inter/advanced

Saturday 3:00-4:30 beginners, 4:30-6:00 inter/advanced

$25 drop-in, $45 both levels (one day), $80 four classes, $150 eight classes


**Discount for full time college students**

LIVE PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPANIMENT IN EVERY CLASS

For more info and to register, PLEASE contact Anna at 267-738-6451 or repique62@yahoo.com

10.4.10

PHOTOS FROM APRIL 8th 2010

PHOTOS OF THE APRIL 8tH
FLAMENCO SHOW AND PARTY
TAKEN BY WONDERFUL PHOTOGRAPHER MIKE HURWITZ:
cut and paste this link:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikehurwitz/sets/72157623813957040/

7.3.10

CELEBRATE SPRING, FLAMENCO SHOW AND PARTY!

Llegó, Llegó…..LA PRIMAVERA!

POR FIN!

Thursday, April 8th 7-10pm

CELEBRATE THE ARRIVAL OF SPRING…
with the new young FLAMENCO artists of the City of Philadelphia, and the students of Anna y Tito Rubio.

Performance by FLAMENCO DEL ENCUENTRO, old and NEW members and students.
Artists include:
Tito Rubio, Guitarist..Antonia Arias, cantaora..Joseph Tayoun, percussion..and Dancers:
Anna Rubio, Celeste Lanuza, Vince Orabona, Abdiel Cedric Jacobsen, Jonathan Delgado, Cassie Eckerman, Amy Schofield, Antonio Torres, Mandy Wolman, etc, etc!!!

SPECIAL GUEST COLLABORATORS: amazing Tap artists,
ROBERT F. BURDEN JR. and PAMELA HETHERINGTON
More surprises…..check out RAD 2009 on FB

DANCE SEVILLANAS!
HÉCHATE UNA PATAITA POR BULERIAS!
Come as you are or DRESSED FOR FERIA!

Full bar with drink specials..
Door $15, $10 students with ID and Seniors

THE ARTS GARAGE
1533 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Warm inviting space with positive vibes and great old wood floors!
Easy parking

For more info or reservations: annatito@comcast.net or call 267-738-6451