“Flamenco Performance: History and Representation”

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


This public lecture, deliver by Dr. Beatriz Caballero and Dr. Laura López Fernández looks at the role of flamenco in film, music, dance and culture. It will demonstration will discuss the concept of flamenco from a historical and socio-cultural perspective. The talk will illustrate the differing flamenco expressions, including el cante jondo (songs in a deep vocal style), el baile (different forms of flamenco dance) and the la guitarra flamenca (guitar playing). This lecture will also include a demonstration lead by Rebecca Cookson.
Period20 May 2010
Event titlePlatform Arts Festival 2010
Event typeExhibition
LocationChristchurch, New Zealand


  • flamenco