Flamenco at the AGA – Nov 26, 2016


Our 2nd annual fundraiser performance took place in the Art Gallery of Alberta’s lower level Ledcor Theatre. An evening of live flamenco featuring:

special guests
Francesca Canalizo – dancer – Calgary
Holly Blazina – guitarist – Calgary
Stephanie Pedraza – singer/dancer – Vancouver

Edmonton performers
Irena Dumicz – singer/dancer
Jane Ogilvie – dancer
Nyles Varughese – guitarist

Read more about the artists at this link

The following local dancers surprised the audience with our Festival Flashmob at the end of the show: Carmen Locke, Cat Moores, Mariam Djalili, Jolene Yuen-Jung, and Susan MacGregor.

Proceeds from this fundraising event went towards supporting the Edmonton Flamenco Festival in March 2017. A special thank you to Stephanie Pedraza who donated her artist fee for this performance to the Festival.

Flamenco at the AGA
November 26, 2016 – 8pm

Patrons were invited to join us in the lobby at 7:30 for an informal lesson in clapping Flamenco rhythms.

Ledcor Theatre
Art Gallery of Alberta – lower level
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square

general seating / cash bar

poster design – Jane Ogilvie – photo of Francesca Canalizo by Aloys Neil Mark Fleischmann from the Flamenco Borealis production Al-Andalusi