My mom would be a flamenco dancer/instructor. This image reminds me of one of her dance outfits. I imagine if she were still here on earth, she'd have spent time in Seville and performed in flamenco clubs and then toured for a year.
Carmen Amaya - Carmen Amaya was a flamenco dancer and singer, of Romani origin, born in the Somorrostro slum of Barcelona, Spain, Vila Olímpica nowadays. She has been called "the greatest Spanish gypsy dancer of her generation
There are many words unique to flamenco dance that we take for granted after we have been studying for a while. In the beginning however it can be quite a lot to take in. The glossary below is just a handful of the words you'll come to learn.
Learning the art of flamenco dancing by Lia Grainger
The 2013 pick of the Sydney fringe festival award winners BANDALUZIA FLAMENCO are back at Sydneys venue 505 for 2 nights this September 26th & 27th. Experience the explosive dance, virtuosic guitars, soulful, dynamic improvisation, masterful percussion, embodying the passion, mystery and power of this remarkable art form. Led by ARIA nominated guitarist Damian Wright and featuring Dance Australia …