Tag: flamenco

Paco Pena is in town again

July 2016, London Paco Pena is in town again. It’s been a year since I last saw one of his flamenco shows in London. Everyone talks about the meaning of his titles (this time, ‘Patria’ – motherland) and what his virtuoso...

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The ‘spirit’ of flamenco

The ‘spirit’ of flamenco 27 June 2015 When he dances, something else moves him – duende, the spirit? The continuous background dialogue between the singers and the dancers – ‘ole!’, and all the gestures towards each other,...

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