Maria Osende - World Flamenco Day
Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS
Tuesday, November 16 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
On November 16th, 2010, UNESCO formally recognized Flamenco as one of the Masterpieces of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. One year later, World Flamenco Day was created to celebrate this date.
Tuesday, November 16, 12 pm – World Flamenco Day program
FREE 1/2 hour dance session with Maria Osende. Get up and dance! Join Maria for this fun dance session. No experience is required. All welcome!
Followed by a FREE 1/2 hour presentation on Flamenco, its origins and existence today as an important art form
Sunday, November 28, 2-4pm – Flamenco Celebration and performance.
FREE show – Join us for some dance and musical performances by artists of Atlantic Flamenco. There will also be a student showcase by Flamenco School Maria Osende. The audience will also have the opportunity to participate in some interactive sessions to learn about some ancient flamenco rhythms and how to create them.
For more information go to Mariaosende.com