february, 2019

02feb6:00 pm10:00 pmCuba and Flamenco - ConcertLive dance and music showcase the portion of flamenco influenced by Cuba and other parts of Latin America

Event Details

At the crossroads of commerce, power, and civilizations, Cuba has repeatedly experienced points of inflexion in the arts. Some of the creative expressions that were present historically in the Caribbean island took on new meaning in the 19th century, when they pervaded circles of artists who were part of an emerging culture industry that would soon capture the world’s attention: the art of flamenco.

A new production by Berdolé highlights the cultural footprints of Cuba and other parts of Latin America, which shaped the flamenco aesthetic. A unique mixture of rhythm, music, and movement familiar to South America, Europe, and Africa, shaped the cantes de ida y vuelta, and was part of a continuum that gave rise to music on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean. A cast of dancers and musicians performs the portion of the flamenco canon that developed after Atlantic crossings produced this new musical base in Andalusia.

Flamenco Concert
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Cash Bar 6:00 PM
Dinner 7:00 PM
Concert 8:00 PM

Atlanta Cuban Club
5797 New Peachtree Rd
Doraville, GA 30340
Free parking

Tickets: $20-40 >>

Time

(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Atlanta Cuban Club

5797 New Peachtree Rd, Doraville, GA 30340

Organizer

A Través, Inc., 501c3Julie Galle Baggenstoss julie@atravesarts.com

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