Queens, NY-based American Bolero Dance Company (ABDC) presents the second season of FlamencoLIC, a series of concerts featuring a variety of dance and music styles from Spain, taking place on June 9th and 10th at The Secret Theatre (44-02 23rd Street), located near the Company’s base in the heart of Long Island City’s artists’ quarters.
Directed and choreographed by ABDC founder and Artistic Director Gabriela Granados, FlamencoLIC showcases popular flamenco and rarely performed dance genres Clásico Español and Escuela Bolera (an 18th century form of Spanish classical dance), along with arias and duets from Spanish operetta (or Zarzuela), within an intimate black box theatrical setting that lends the audience an up close and personal show-going experience.
FlamencoLIC’s stellar ensemble features some of the finest flamenco and classical music and dance performers from New York City, including:
GABRIELA GRANADOS, Dancer
JOSÉ MORENO, dancer
ELISABET TORRAS, Dancer
ERIKA de JULIA, Dancer
DEBRA ANICH, Dancer
ALFONSO CID, Flamenco Singer
AURORA REYES, Flamenco Singer
DARCY DUNN, Mezzo-soprano
PETER CASTALDI, Baritone
BASILIO GEORGES, Guitarist
RAPHAEL BRUNN, Guitarist
GUILLERMO BARRÓN, Percussionist
WILLIAM HOBBS, Pianist
HOJIN KIM, Violinist
Additional choreographies by José Moreno will also be presented.
FlamencoLIC is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and administered by the Queens Council on the Arts.
DATES: Friday June 9, 2017 & Saturday June 10, 2017 at 8 PM
LOCATION: The Secret Theatre, 44-02 23rd Street (between 44th Avenue & 44th Road), Long Island City, NY 11101. By subway: 7, E & G to Court Square or N & 7 to Queensboro Plaza.
TICKET PRICES: Adults – $35; Seniors & Students (with ID) – $30; Children (17 & under) – $20. SEATING IS VERY LIMITED!
TICKET ORDERS: FlamencoLIC2017.brownpapertickets.com or (800) 838-3006 (available 24/7).
MORE INFO: www.ambolero.com or call (718) 392-8888 (for info/inquiries in Spanish).