The Flamenco Biennial Festival de Sevilla is a flamenco festival since 1980 is held every two years in the city. The Festival has the most representative artists of flamenco, as well as with new promises of the genre. The next event will take place from 7 September to 10 October 2012.
The event combines a flamenco competition with a range of performances, both song and dance, of this typical Spanish art. The selection of artists and organisation of the event is undertaken by a consortium comprising an artistic committee, made up of five key figures from the flamenco world, and an advisory committee, made up of ten experts who provide recommendations on shows and parallel events such as courses, conferences, talks and seminars.
The Flamenco Biennial is held in the main theaters of Seville: the Teatro Lope de Vega, the Central Theater, Teatro de la Maestranza although other issues have also been used a Reales Alcazares Reales and Hotel Triana.
More information: www.bienal-flamenco.org
Category: Andalucia festivals