Winner of the Best Dance Weekly Award at the Adelaide Fringe 2021, ‘Las Cuatro’ is a visually decadent theatrical Flamenco production portraying the discovery of transformative power despite adversity. Whirling shawls, fluttering fans and fiery staccato footwork intertwine Flamenco with a recorded soundtrack of eclectic World Music that features original composition by two-time Independent Music Award Nominee, Byron Mark and Spanish award winning guitarist, Paco Lara.
Ida y Vuelta
‘Ida y Vuelta’ by Compañía Alma Flamenca has won the Best Dance Weekly Award at the Adelaide Fringe 2019 and has also had a Sellout tour in New Zealand.
Passionate, exhilarating and visceral! Ida y Vuelta is an international collaboration presenting live Flamenco music, song and dance celebrating its mosaic of cultural connections, from subcontinental Indian roots to contemporary Latin American influences.
Directed by international Flamenco dancer Roshanne Wijeyeratne (SPAIN/ADL), the Alma Flamenca Performance Company are joined by special guest artists award winning Flamenco dancer Chachy Penalver (VEN/SYD), and Flamenco singer Zoe Velez (SYD).
Australian Flamenco artists Alain Valodze and Adrian van Nunen are joined by guitarist Paco Lara (SPAIN) with Indian tabla virtuoso, Jay Dabgar (IND/MEL).
Compañía Alma Flamenca include Adriana Morales, Lisa Brown, Natalie Quici, Sugika Nishiue, and Anita Zazzaro.
Compañía Alma Flamenca offers large-scale and small-scale (tablao style) Flamenco Shows. Flamenco LIVE! is a fully local show featuring the full dance company and the musical improvised and spontaneous elements of live musical accompaniment with Adelaide based Flamenco musicians Roshanne de Silva Wijeyeratne, Alain Valodze and Adrian van Nunen.
Compañía Alma Flamenca dancers: Roshanne de Silva Wijeyeratne, Adriana Morales, Lisa Brown, Natalie Quici, Sugika Nishiue, and Anita Zazzaro.