19 October 2010
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On the 22nd and 23rd of October Barcelona will be paying tribute to the legendary dancer Carmen Amaya with the I Carmen Amaya Flamenco Festival in Barcelona, organised by the Carmen Flamenco Bar. This Festival was born with the intention of paying tribute to one of the greatest dancers in the history of Spanish flamenco and promoting the most important values of flamenco; purity, essence, and spontaneity. In addition, the aim is to create a prestigious Festival in Barcelona that will be a world icon of Flamenco on an international level. Thus, important contemporary flamenco figures will be performing such as Manuela Carrasco, Tomatito, and Remedios Amaya, amongst other top dancers on the Spanish scene, and who will be performing in the Coliseum Theatre in Barcelona. more ...