Flamenqueando Productions return with the award winning cast of ‘Cafe Cantante’ (Adelaide Fringe 2018) and join forces with brilliant Flamenco guitarist Paco Lara (Jerez de la Frontera, Spain).
The Byron Theatre, Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 8 PM – 10 PM
Paco Lara embodies the unmistakeable Jerez style of Flamenco guitar playing. He has toured internationally alongside Maestro Paco Cepero, one of Flamenco’s most legendary guitarists and composers. Paco Lara has also been at the vanbguard of Flamenco Fusion with hugely successful groups such as El Barrio and Los Delinquentes.
Flamenqueando Productions features award winning Madrid trained Flamenco dancer Rosalie Cocchiaro; Aria nominated guitarist Damian Wright; Jessica Statham (outstanding dancer – Dance magazine Australia 2013); Chachy Penalver (Amor de Dios scholarship winner 2013) and the incredible James Hauptmann (Vince Jones, James Morrison).
Winners – Fringe Dance Award 2014 and Finalists 2016 and 2018.
Adelaide dancer Rosalie Cocchiaro’s company Flamenqueando Productions was formed in 2014 after she returned from living and performing in Spain for 10 years. Their first show ‘Flamenqueando’ won the Adelaide Fringe Dance Award that year. In 2015 their second show ‘Tablao’ was selected by Beijing 707N-Theatre through the Honeypot Program to perfrom in Hangzhou China. ‘Tablao’ won the Adelaide Fringe weekly award in 2016 and was one of three finalists for the overall dance award. Flamenqueando Productions returned to China in June 2016 as invited artists for the inaugural Shanghai Fringe Festival.
Rosalie has performed in many of Madrid’s well known tablaos and has worked with artist and performers such as Bernard Fanning, Bandaluzia and Cirque de Soleil. Flamenqueando’s most recent show ‘Cafe Cantante’ received 5 star reviews and won the weekly Adelaide Fringe Dance Award for 2018.