Zafiro Flamenco Festival – JUNE 18
June 18 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm$32 – $40
Live outdoor performances and activities on June 18-20 with dancers from the EE, Youth Company, guest artists and musicians: First Grammy Flamenco dancer winner, Nino de los Reyes; Paco Fonta, guitarist and singer; José Moreno, dancer, guitarist, singer and percussionist; Patricia Ortega, singer; David Chiriboga, guitarist · TICKETS
North Shore Box Office: (847) 673-6300 / Northshorecenter.org
$20 live stream of Saturday night June 19 concert only 7:00pm – 9:00pm at EnsembleEspanol.org (Live stream will be made available June 19 – 27, 2021)
SCHEDULE · JUNE 18, 19 & 20
5 – 7 pm · Feria (Spanish Fair)
Spanish culture fans can take a free Sevillanas class, enjoy shopping for Spanish fans, castanets, face picture painting and more or purchase tapas and sangria to enjoy.
7 – 7:30 pm · Sevillanas
Come early for a special bonus: Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Youth Company will perform Sevillanas dance. Learn Flamenco songs and dances from Andalucia with principal dancer, Crystal Ruiz and musicians, Patricia Ortega, singer and David Chiriboga, guitarist.
7:30 – 9:00 pm · Flamenco live performances
Dancers from the EE with guest artists and musicians perform a suite of Flamenco dances featuring company world premieres “Martinete” and “Jaleos “ by Nino de los Reyes and Tangos by Wendy Clinard; Company favorites Dame Libby Komaiko’s “Zapateado “ and Irma Suárez Ruiz’s “No Me Olvides” (Do Not Forget Me) Flamenco Romeras.