FlamenKo Festival and Conference

Cisneros, R. K. (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventPublic Engagement Event

Description

Flamenko Coventry 2014

A week long event supported by Coventry University’s CSAD, C-DaRE, Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, and Culturae Mundi. A celebration of Roma culture, from India to Europe, through Flamenco featuring performances, lectures, film screenings, workshops and exhibitions with participation across all subject groups in Coventry University School of Art and Dance. Co-ordinator and curator Andrew Beck and directed by Marcos, who is a Senior Lecturer in Broadcast Journalism, a flamenco guitarist, BBC presenter and author of ‘Flamenco Legend, in search of Camarón de la Isla’ and Rosamaria Cisneros. The event included a Gala performance on Monday Nov 3 where students from CSAD performed and shared their work created exclusively for the Festival. Other artists from the West Midlands also performed and various other free events took place throughout the week.
Period31 Oct 20145 Nov 2014
Event typeConference
LocationCoventry, United Kingdom

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

Keywords

  • Dance
  • Flamenco
  • Vulnerable Groups
  • Roma
  • Cultural Heritage