Venue Details

2625 Star Starred
New York City Center
131 West 55th Street New York City, NY 10019
212-581-1212
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Many places to eat around this venue.
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Around the corner is an "Au Bon Pain" with soups, salads, best mac & cheese ever and sanwiches.
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Reviews & Ratings

22 ratings
4.5 average rating
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11 events
3 reviews
13 stars
attended Feb 17 2011

Was a delightful production showing the many facets of Spanish flamenco. I am a great fan of Carlo Saura and it is easy to see his vision in this production. I was so glad to have the opportunity to see this group in NYC. I felt as if the...continued

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29 events
3 reviews
29 stars
attended Feb 17 2011

I thoroughly enjoyed the 1st half. The dancing, jazz music and costumes were great. However, I was not thrilled with the singing and would have appreciated more flamenco in the second half.

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2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Feb 16 2011

A modern take on traditional flamenco.... The show was composed of various and diverse pieces: deconstructing and rebuilding the elements of flamenco. By showcasing the different parts involved (vocals, acoustic guitar, dancing, stage design) it...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

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Description

Flamenco Hoy, directed by celebrated film director Carlos Saura, is a spectacular showcase of flamenco with breathtaking dance, dynamic music, and soul-searing cante (song). Featuring twenty of Spain’s most exciting artists from the new generation of flamenco, dramatic choreography by Rafael Estévez and Nani Paños, and musical direction by the electrifying pianist Chano Domínguez, this dazzling show takes the audience into the heart of Andalusian flamenco today.

About the Ticket Supplier: New York City Center

New York City Center's mission is to make the finest in the performing arts accessible to the broadest possible audience, while insuring that its landmark facility remains an active and welcoming venue to both audiences and artists throughout the year.

City Center accomplishes this mission by celebrating and preserving the American musical theater heritage through performances, score restorations and other archival activities; presenting and producing new and innovative programming resonant of City Center's artistic history, with a specific emphasis on dance; supporting resident and visiting companies and artists; providing educational opportunities to New York City students and their teachers; and maintaining and enhancing the physical facilities that comprise the performing arts center.