Category Archive: Spanish traditional dances

Dance representing Igneous for #WordyMonday

As well as being commonly known as fire rocks, the word is derived from the Latin word ignis which means of fire such as the kind of burning fire like a lighter. The… Continue reading

Researching influences on fandangos in Huelva

The experiences I had in Huelva, during the first two days of this trip around Andalusia would have been a privilege even in times of economic plenty. Country representatives, those responsible for logistics,… Continue reading

More flamenco from the Summer School Spectacular

Both images: Students of Escuela de Baile performing in the School Spectacular at the Peacock Theatre Yesterday I was reminded by a very patient mother that she’s still waiting to see all images… Continue reading

#2 Right in the Middle of a Flamenco Flashmob

A series of closer-up shots of the dancers at the London instantiation of the worldwide flamenco flashmob, held to celebrate Seville’s Flamenco Bienal Sometimes it doesn’t pay to use lenses that concentrate on… Continue reading

#1 Right In the Middle of the Flamenco Flashmob

A series of closer-up shots of the dancers at the London instantiation of the worldwide flamenco flashmob, held to celebrate Seville’s Flamenco Bienal Sometimes it doesn’t pay to use lenses that concentrate on… Continue reading

Flamenco Flashmob Perceptions

Dancers and audience at the London instantiation of the worldwide flamenco flashmob held at mid-day on Saturday 29th September to celebrate Seville’s flamenco Bienal Between the first flashmob and the second, while I… Continue reading

Find Black Rose ‘Karmaa’ in a flamenco flashmob

The London instantiation of a world-wide flamenco flashmob, these dancers at Stables market in Camden are performing a tangos, choreographed by Rafaela Carrasco. This morning I only just managed to finish and send… Continue reading

RAD Student Auditions and Escuela de Baile Kids Dancing

This is one of a series of images taken at the rehearsals of this year’s Escuela de Baile School Spectacular at the Peacock Theatre in London. I’ve posted this as a break from… Continue reading

Flamenco – Concentration in Chelmsford

This shot of Jairo Barrull is from way back before Big Dance, when he performed at Chelmsford. I’m posting it to celebrate having finally processed all the non-urgent images from his performance. Maybe… Continue reading

a quiet moment

I’ve chosen this shot from the Escuela de Baile school show because it’s not what most people would consider predictable. It’s not posed either, I just caught the moment. One of a series,… Continue reading