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Flamenco 37

June 21st–29th, 2024

37th Festival Flamenco Alburquerque – June 21-29, 2024
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Karime
Amaya

y compañía Present

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DATE & TIME

Sat. June 22 at 8:00pm

 

LOCATION

Rodey Theatre, UNM

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Synopsis

Immerse yourself in the captivating experience of our flamenco performance, where counterpoint becomes the dance of life. The combined beauty of each element intertwines in harmonious concordance, creating a vibrant canvas of artistic expression. Discover how different lines converge to coexist in perfect fusion, as the artists seek inspiration and liberate themselves to create a fascinating dialogue that transcends the boundaries of traditional flamenco.

Her legendary surname and her infinite talent predestined her for success representing the art of flamenco on all the stages of the world. She is an artist who gives her heart and reigns as queen of the stage where, together with her musicians, she shares success equally without ceasing to be a humble dancer thirsty for knowledge. This is Karime Amaya, a soul of many colors. – deflamenco.com

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Cast & Credits

Karime Amaya
Dance
Miguel “El Rubio”
Invited Artist, Dance
Tati Amaya
Invited Artist, Guitar
“El Galli”
Cante
Ángel Olalla
Sound
Antonio Valiente
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Learn More About

Karime Amaya

Winner of the Revelation Award at the Festival de Jerez 2013. The Mexico City-born Karime Amaya has been presented as a soloist in the most important meetings and tablaos in the world and has shared the stage with Tomatito, Los Los Losada, Farruquito, Gerardo Nuñez and has performed with dancers such as Maria Pages, Israel and Pastora Galván, Antonio Canales, Manuela Carrasco, Rafael and Adela Campallo, Torombo, Rafael del Carmen, Mario Maya’s company, Antonio “El Pipa”, Farruco Family, among many others. She was a guest artist in the shows Bailaor by Antonio Canales, Frente a Frente by bailaor Juan de Juan, Abolengo by Farruquito, and Dicen de mi by Joaquín Cortés. In 2012 she successfully presented her show Desde la Orilla at the Festival de Jerez, and in 2013 she performed with the dancers Pastora Galván and Paloma Fantova in the show Con Carmen Amaya en la Memoria, a tribute to Amaya’s great aunt Carmen Amaya, performing throughout Europe. In 2014 she presented with Paloma Fantova and Jesús Carmona the show Cuerpo, mente, alma at the Teatro Lope de Vega in the Bienal de Sevilla, Gala Flamenca with Antonio Canales and 8 códigos with Carlos Carbonell. In 2014 she participated in the Flamenco Festival cycle, performing in several tours in the United States, China and Europe. She performed in Suma Flamenca 2016 with José Maya and Juana de Juan. She is currently a guest artist in the show of the great guitarist Tomatito, and continues to perform around the world.

Study with
Karime Amaya

during festival flamenco 37