Espiritu Flamenco presents TarabFriday, 6 October 2023 Time: 7.30pm
International flamenco star from Granada, Cristina Aguilera (bailaora), an easy name to remember! In her dance, Cristina presents ‘drama and lyricism, but also the raw energy and precision that preserve traditional flamenco within a contemporary context.’ Dance Magazine.
Cristina presents her show ‘Tarab’, an Arabic word that refers to a state of ecstasy, rapture or enchantment that is induced when one connects with music and seizes its energy. She is a powerful performer, with the strength and rhythm of her feet as well as beauty and expression of her hands and movements. A charming and mischievous personality as well as an accomplished prize-winning dancer who presents her own solo shows at international flamenco festivals.
Cristina’s team showcases the best of flamenco tradition, with the great cantaor (flamenco singer) from Jerez Miguel Lavi, in constant demand at international festivals worldwide for his passionate and rhythmic approach to pure flamenco song. They are accompanied by the guitarist David Caro from Almeria, a young soloist and teacher in his own right, and a complimentary part of the team with the beauty and brilliance of his playing. He is much in demand by singers and dancers alike for his lyrical composition and wide range of musical expression. This team is presenting the show ‘Tarab’ at festivals around the world, with great success.
£27.75 (£20.05 concessions)