Like the lyrics of a popular song, "you say tomato, I say tomahto," I say Flamenco, they say flamingo. Well, a tomato, even when pronounced tomahto, stays a tomato. Flamenco, when pronounced flamingo, no longer stays Flamenco ---it becomes a pink bird.
One of the greatest challenges I have encountered in the art of Flamenco is explaining what I do. When I explain that I am a Flamenco ("fluh"-MEN-co") dancer more often than not the response is "Oh, I was in Spain and saw…Continue
New York City’s dance luminaries, rising stars, and fans were out in full force at the fabled Apollo Theater in Harlem on the evening of Monday, October 7th 2013 to attend the 29th annual Bessies Awards. The ceremony, named for contemporary dance legend Bessie Schonberg and produced in partnership with Dance/NYC, recognizes established as well as upcoming artists who have made outstanding contributions to the many disciplines of the liveliest art in…Continue
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