Flamenco: Up Close

Flamenco: Up Close

Experience the full power and intensity of authentic Spanish flamenco, seen up close. From Seville, passionate and inspirational flamenco dancer-choreographer Charo Cala, with Antonio Amaya 'El Petete' and Adela Ramos, accompanied by explosive, award-winning flamenco singer Iván Ramos 'El Pumu' and dazzling flamenco guitarist and composer Fernando de María: this is the real thing. 

España el Vito: The Spirit of Spain – Classical and Flamenco Guitar

España el Vito: The Spirit of Spain – Classical and Flamenco Guitar

Internationally acclaimed 10-string guitarist Matthew Fagan combines musical passion and virtuosity to celebrate el Vito – the Spirit of Spain. Bringing together the traditional Flamenco elements of Spanish guitar with the concert masterpieces of composers Isaac Albeniz, Manuel de Falla, Joaquin Rodrigo and George Bizet’s Carmen... 

Flamenco Jazz Japan

Flamenco Jazz Japan

Premiered in Japan in 2015, brand new to the Fringe this year, Ricardo and Yuichiro present their unique blend of flamenco and jazz! This is a five-star production, aimed to surprise and delight! Join us on a high-energy trip to jazz heaven, an exploration of joyful improvisation and skill! A touch of dance makes the whole experience a singular thrill! 

Flamenco Global

Flamenco Global

From Andorra to Zanzibar, Ricardo Garcia has taken his fabulous flamenco guitar on journeys far and wide! Collaborating is his thing and here you can see the eclectic results of his travels and experience great music and dance! Five-star shows, African village music gatherings, musical workshops – enjoy some new music, some familiar melodies and rhythms that will take you on a journey… Don’t miss this uplifting mind expanding performance from this internationally touring guitarist – and some friends! 

Art of Believing – Flamenco Guitar

Art of Believing – Flamenco Guitar

Composer and flamenco guitar soloist Daniel Martinez presents Art of Believing, a must-see powerful flamenco performance bursting with passion and authenticity. Daniel's unique production boasts a beautiful mix of musicians (singers, guitarists, percussionists, a violinist and a dancer) joining Daniel in a mesmerising and evocative demonstration of traditional Andalucian music... 

Alba Flamenca

Alba Flamenca

The cosy, intimate venue brings you up close with the fiery passion of a pure flamenco night in Andalucia. Bursting with emotion and explosive rhythms, this is a fiesta of pure dance, music and intensity... 

Lead Pencil

Lead Pencil

Imagine the love-child of Saved by the Bell and Art Attack! That\'s Lead Pencil and they\'ve made a sketch show by literally sketching it. \'A very talented trio whose dedication to looking completely ridiculous was met with roars of laughter from the audience\' (FreshAir... 

Tartan Olé

Tartan Olé

Scotland meets Spain in this high-energy, intercultural collaboration! Scottish musician and dancers battle and mingle with Flamenco rhythms while the grace and power of the music of two traditions find harmony and connection! Ricardo Garcia’s latest venture! Join us for an evening of beauty and celebration of our two cultures... 

India Flamenco

India Flamenco

The symbolic ritual of Indian dance represented via a graceful routine flows like a temple carving brought to life. Followed by a celebratory Gyspy dance, performed excellently by a lithe and expressively precise performer... 

Alba Flamenca

Alba Flamenca

The scene could be anywhere in Seville, Cordoba or Malaga where families gather to celebrate their traditions. 'Pure joy, just sit back and enjoy it. Edinburgh is truly fortunate to have such authentic entertainment' ***** (BroadwayBaby... 

Flamenco Flamenco

Flamenco Flamenco

Fringe favourite Ricardo Garcia has travelled to four continents, demonstrating the art of Flamenco music, rhythm and dance. Influenced by jazz, blues, Indian, Arabic and African music... 

In the Round: Last Summer's Tealights

In the Round: Last Summer's Tealights

Part Classical, part Folk - part Hymnal. The music of LST is an intriguing hotchpotch of shared influences. This is the debut in a series of 'In the Round' concerts at the new Gem Electric over the coming months... 

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Alma Gitana return to Brighton for an evening of Flamenco dance and music. When you have experienced the breathtaking momentum of this group, you realise you have just seen something spectacular and unique; the speed and power of the feet-stomping of Lourdes, the raw captivation of the Flamenco guitar of Andres, and the amazing vocals of Javier, and how it all melts in a magic and passionate performance... 

Alba Flamenca

Alba Flamenca

If you missed this show all is not lost. Alba Flamenca is present in one form or another all year round in Edinburgh, so even in the depths of winter you can immerse yourself in the heat of an Andalucian evening... 

Guitar Homages

Guitar Homages

Fantastic new recital by Italian guitarist Luca Villani, who interprets great pieces composed by the finest guitar composers celebrating other musicians. The Mexican Manuel Ponce Sonata Clasica is, in fact, a perfect homage to Fernando Sor, the classical guitar icon... 

I Am Wario

I Am Wario

Brand new sketch comedy from Matt Winning, ‘an attractively impish spirit’ (Guardian), and Stuart Laws, ‘chronically funny stand up’ (Time Out), plus third person yet to be cast (‘patient and willing’ – casting advert)... 

Mat Ewins: Mat Ewins Will Make You a Star

Mat Ewins: Mat Ewins Will Make You a Star

Actor Mat Ewins will make you a star in Mat Ewins: Mat Ewins Will Make You a Star. ‘Mat Ewins is a very strange man... whilst delivering massive hilarity' (Guardian). pay-what-you-want... 

Andy Field: Roar

Andy Field: Roar

There are many schools of thought as to what is best to write here but few are bold enough to address those schools at the expense of describing their own show. Until now! Except not really, because there's still space for writing... 

Flamenco Global Connect

Flamenco Global Connect

Flamenco Global Connect: Ricardo Garcia, Spanish Embassy-endorsed internationally travelling flamenco guitarist collaborates with performers from all over the globe, demonstrating the power of music to connect and create unity in diversity... 

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Alma Gitana (Gipsy Soul) brings you an evening of flamenco music and dance. Four young Spanish artists with an amazing chemistry on stage, who will make you feel the raw and captivating energy of their passionate performances... 

Jazz Jam at The Brunswick

Jazz Jam at The Brunswick

Brighton's premier 'Jazz Jam' with Paul Richards. The Brunswick's professional house band leads the way for gifted amateurs and regular, unannounced, world-class soloists to come down and get on stage... 

ZIK'R

ZIK'R

A heady mix of original, traditional and contemporary music including reinterpretations by Groove Armada, Mr Scruff and 4 Hero. Charting the mystical path of Sufi, where the Middle East, Africa and Spain collide, influencing the wild untamed flamenco... 

Guitarray

Guitarray

To celebrate his 20th Festival, Luca Villani plays a formidable array of the most beautiful compositions of his wide guitar repertoire. Starting with Fernando Sor’s Scottish Fantasy, followed by J... 

India Flamenco

India Flamenco

India Flamenco. A unique fusion of cultures, music and dance that explores the roots of flamenco. 'Three passionate and talented dancers and a traditional vocalist/musician ... tell the story of gypsies who travel and share their knowledge, (creating a) fusion of dance styles... 

Alba Flamenca

Alba Flamenca

‘Away from the dreary clouds and maddening crowds of Edinburgh, you can find a little slice of sizzling Spain. A whole fiesta of intoxicating sounds and thumping Mediterranean rhythms, Alba Flamenca bristles with authenticity and visceral power... 

Flamenco Global

Flamenco Global

Fringe favourite Ricardo Garcia has travelled to four continents, demonstrating the art of flamenco music, rhythm and dance. Influenced by jazz, blues, Indian, Arabic and African music...