The Diputacion de Almeria launched this weekend the Provincial Circuit of Flamenco. It will be held in 11 municipalities across Almeria from June 4th to August 15. Manuel Guzman (deputy for Culture and Cinema) announced the dates and which municipalities will host the program with the greatest acceptance and roots.
The Circuit will feature Rocio Segura and Sonia Miranda as well as the Antonio de Quero Flamenco Company (Alicun) and Anabel Veloso Company (Alicun). They will be touring squares and a flamenco group from the municipalities Bayarcal, Bayarque, Bayarcal, Bayarque, Bayarcal, Bayarque, and Partaloa.
This Circuit was created to promote flamenco art and to enhance the cultural offerings of smaller municipalities that have less than 10,000 residents.
The Flamenco Circuit is the point of departure for over 500 activities scheduled in Almeria throughout the summer, according to the deputy for Culture and Cinema. He said that this Circuit demonstrates the Almeria's commitment to cultural creators.
Guzman stated that flamenco is part of Almeria's cultural heritage. We will be able enjoy the music of some of the most talented flamenco performers that Almeria has produced. The deputy offered Almeria residents a "magnificent chance to continue making culture an integral element of job creation and wealth creation in our province."
Rocio Segura: Saturday, June 4, Pechina, Pena Flamenca El Yunque, 10:00 p.m. Sunday, June 12, Partaloa, Plaza de la Constitucion, 8:30 p.m. Sunday, August 14, Bayarque, Plaza Benigno Asensio, 10:00 p.m.
Sonia Miranda: Saturday, July 2, Abrucena, Pretil, 10:00 p.m. Saturday, July 9, Almocita, Plaza Libertad, 10:00 p.m. Saturday, July 16, Canjayar, Plaza de la Constitucion, 9:00 p.m.
Flamenco company Antonio de Quero: Saturday, July 23, Alicun, Plaza de Alicun, 10:00 p.m. Saturday, July 30, Beires, Plaza de la Iglesia, 10:00 p.m. Monday, August 15, Bayarcal, Town Hall Square, 9:00 p.m.
Anabel Veloso Company: Saturday, August 6, Zurgena, Plaza del Olmo, 10:00 p.m. Sunday, August 14, Lucainena de las Torres, Calcination Furnaces, 11:00 p.m.