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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, March 18
@ 3:30 p.m.
FIT class visit to Flamenco exhibition
Exhibition co-Curator La Meira Goldberg taught her Fashion Institute of Technology/SUNY class (PE 118 Flamenco) in the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in New York. contact: La Meira Golberg 2741 Arlington Avenue The Bronx, NY 10765 lameira2011@gmail.com
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Shelby Cullom Davis Museum, Vincent Astor GalleryCollege & Graduate Students,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Wed, March 20
@ 10:30 a.m.
Exhibition program and walking tour for Senior League of Young Israel
Program in the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, for group from Senior League of Young Israel of Queens Valley on their annual visit to LPA. contact: Shirley Zimmet 718-268-7278
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman CenterAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers
Thu, March 28
@ 6 p.m.
The Dance, the Music, the Song
Noted flamencologist Sir Brook Zern who was knighted by King of Spain for his promotion of Spanish culture will join K. Meira Goldberg and Nina Bennahum in conversation. This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in NYC on display in the Vincent Astor Gallery from March 12, 2013 through August 3, 2013.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, March 30
@ 2:30 p.m.
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana Ensemble
A diverse and colorful performance showcasing flamenco’s rich culture. This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in NYC on display in the Vincent Astor Gallery from March 12, 2013 through August 3, 2013.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Mon, April 1
@ 12:30 p.m.
Exhibition visit by FIT class
Fashion Institute of Iechnology/SUNYT undergraduate students had a curator tour of the exhibition Flamenco: 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, from their instructor, who is co-curator of the exhibition. There were 26 students in LA 211 Dance as Art.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Shelby Cullom Davis Museum, Vincent Astor GalleryCollege & Graduate Students,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Tue, April 2
@ 2:30 p.m.
Featuring Flamenco: Flamenco (1995)
A screening of Flamenco (1995) Directed by Carlos Saura. 100 minutes The Featuring Flamenco series is curated by John Calhoun, Librarian, Billy Rose Theatre Division. This series is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, on display in the Vincent Astor Gallery from march 12 through August 3, 2013. Please note: The date of this program has been changed since its original listing (April 30, 2013).
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tue, April 9
@ 2:30 p.m.
Featuring Flamenco: El Amor Brujo (1986)
A screening of El Amor Brujo (1986) Directed by Carlos Saura. 98 minutes Screening with: Sabicas, Maestro de Flamenco (1966-69) (No director listed). 37 minutes The Featuring Flamenco series is curated by John Calhoun, Librarian, Billy Rose Theatre Division. This series is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, on display in the Vincent Astor Gallery from march 12 through August 3, 2013.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Mon, April 15
@ 6 p.m.
A Bow to the Americans as Producers, Artists, and Educators
This presentation by Deirdre Towers, developed in conjunction with the exhibit 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, is woven with stills and videos assembled from the New York Public Library Dance Collection archives, from producer/dancers Maria Benitez and Carlota Santana, producer/guitarist Arturo Martinez, producer/dancer Jorge Navarro, filmmakers Clara Aich, Paulina Camarena, and Sholeh Dalai, and photographers Angelica Escoto, Elaine Norman, Luis Pons, and Jack Vartoogian. This program is…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tue, April 16
@ 2:30 p.m.
Featuring Flamenco: Carmen (1983)
A screening of Carmen (1983) Directed by Carlos Saura. 103 minutes Screening with: Flamenco at 5:15 (1983) Directed by Cynthia Scott. 30 minutes The Featuring Flamenco series is curated by John Calhoun, Librarian, Billy Rose Theatre Division. This series is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, on display in the Vincent Astor Gallery from march 12 through August 3, 2013.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tue, April 23
@ 2:30 p.m.
Featuring Flamenco: Blood Wedding (1981)
A screening of Blood Wedding (1981) Directed by Carlos Saura. 72 minutes Screening with: Concerto Flamenco (1964) Directed by Maurice Amar. 10 minutes The Featuring Flamenco series is curated by John Calhoun, Librarian, Billy Rose Theatre Division. This series is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, 100 Years of Flamenco in New York, on display in the Vincent Astor Gallery from march 12 through August 3, 2013.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Wed, April 24
@ 2 p.m.
Exhibitions visit by City Polytechnic HS of Engineering, architecture, and technology
Program at 2 LPA exhibitions, American Sabor: Latinos in US Popular Music and 100 Years of Flamenco in New York by HS students, led by language teacher. HS is 5-year program affiliated with CUNY/City Tech. City Polytechnic HS of Engineering, Architecture & Technology 105 Johnson St. Brooklyn, NY 11201
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
English Language Learners,
K-12 Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, April 25
@ 12 noon
Exhibitions visit by Bronx Lighthouse HS
Program at 2 LPA exhibitions, American Sabor: Latinos in US Popular Music and 100 Years of Flamenco in New York by HS students, led by language and music teachers. Bronx Lighthouse Charter School/College Prep Academy 10001 Intervale Avenue The Bronx, NY 10459 Eric Collins, language teacher ccollins@lighthouse-academics.org
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
English Language Learners,
K-12 Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, May 9
@ 6 p.m.
Queen of the Gypsies
A screening of Jocelyn Ajami's Queen of the Gypsies, featuring Carmen Amaya. A discussion with La Meira and Ms. Adjami will follow. QUEEN OF THE GYPSIES, A Portrait of Carmen Amaya, is a feature-length video documentary by award-winning filmmaker Jocelyn Ajami. This biography is the first American film portrait of Gypsydance legend Carmen Amaya (1913-1963), and the most comprehensive video portrait of Carmen Amaya in the world. to date. The film includes Hollywood film footage and dance cli…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Wed, May 29
@ 9:30 a.m.
Bi-Lingual Exhibition Program for HS
Two 10th and 11th grade classes in Spanish language and literature from Metuchen (NJ) High School spent the morning at LPA touring and discussing the two concurrent bi-lingual exhibitions -- Flamenco! 100 Years of Flamenco in New York and American Sabor: Latinos in US Popular Music. The Flamenco exhibit part of the program was in Spanish. contact teacher: Rosann Kamin, Ed. D. 908-561-4933 Metuchen High School 400 Grove Avenue, Metuchen NJ 08840 Metuchen School District
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman CenterSchool Age (5-12 years),
K-12 Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Children,
Teachers
Thu, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
The Fabulous Sabicas
A screening of the documentary The Fabulous Sabicas (2012). Directed by Pablo Calatayud. 82 minutes. In Spanish with English subtitles. The Fabulous Sabicas documents the vital professional development of the guitarist Agustín Castellón, Sabicas. Sabicas symbolizes the figure of the flamenco concert guitarist. He came to represent an era, performing and renovating the music to which he dedicated his life. This film brings together the testimony of important flamenco artists and scholars, frie…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tue, July 2
@ 2 p.m.
Flamenco class for music workshop
Class visit from Summer Music/Theater Workshop, Lucy Moses School, at Kaufman Center on 67th St.. The group\s of 9 - 11 year olds have selected Flamenco music and dance as their theme for the 5-week workshop. Also in attendence were the music and design teachers. Contact: Steve Brennan teacher Lucy Moses School 129 W. 67th St., NYC 10023 646-465-2480
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Shelby Cullom Davis Museum, Vincent Astor GalleryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
College & Graduate Students,
Teachers,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children,
Teachers
Thu, October 15
@ 6 p.m.
Flamenco!
An evening of flamenco in all its forms: live performance, discussion and video. We will focus on the journey flamenco has made over the years to become the music, song and dance we know today. Accompanying the talks, will be performances by artists and winners of the New York State Certamen-Competition of 2014. Presented by Flamenco Vivo, Carlota Santana and the Center for Flamenco Arts. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Mon, June 6
@ 6 p.m.
Inspired by Flamenco
Spanish guitarist Pablo Giménez offers a solo recital exploring classical guitar’s roots in the Flamenco tradition. Enjoy a diverse program of guitar solos by classical composers Torroba, Albéniz, and Falla, paired with flamenco works by Escudero, Sabicas, and Paco de Lucía. During the recital Giménez will also share a a preview of the upcoming documentary film “Instrumental Places: The Granada Guitar." Reserve your seat HERE starting May 6 (ALL RESERVATIONS FOR THIS PROGRAM HAVE BEEN CLA…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, December 8
@ 6 p.m.
Navidad Flamenca
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana II thrills audiences with the rich holiday customs of the Spanish-speaking world, from Argentina and Mexico to Colombia, Cuba and Puerto Rico. Flamenco Vivo highlights the diversity of national traditions of music, carols, and dance, while also reflecting the broad influence of Spanish culture throughout the Americas. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to this program on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one h…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults

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