NAME: BEGOÑA ARCE
Begoña Arce is a flamenco dancer born in Cadiz who began her studies at the age of eight with flamenco masters such as Charo Cruz, Javier Latorre, Antonio Canales, Israel Galván, Alejandro Granados and Eva La Hierbabuena among others. When he was 12 years old, he received the prize of the Atlantic Dance Festival and took part in the show “Los caminos del flamenco” by Charo Cruz’s company. In 2003 he made a European tour with the Andalusian Tourist Board representing Cádiz in the “Berlin Flamenco Festival”. Since 2004 he has toured tablaos and festivals all over the world such as Tablao Flamenco Cordobes or El Flamenco de Tokio among many others.
Begoña Arce is a dancer who has worked with Cristina Hoyos in Paris and Beijing in the show “Poema del Cante Jondo” and with Antonio El Pipa in the “New World Flamenco Festival” in Los Angeles, in the IV Edition of “Nuits Flamencas” in Chateauvallon or in the XVI Edition of the Bienal de Sevilla among other venues. In 2012 they both toured Europe as an artistic couple, performing at venues such as Saint Petersburg, Brussels, The Hague and Munich. In 2013 she is distinguished by the Ateneo científico, artístico y literario with the prize “Gaditano/a del año” in its XIV edition, in the artistic modality and in 2014 she participates in the show of Adela and Rafael Campallo titled ‘Sangre’ in the Bienal de Sevilla and Festival de Jerez. In 2015 he is classified as a finalist in the 55th edition of the Festival Internacional del Cante de Las Minas in the dance category.
In 2018 he toured China with the Granada Flamenco Ballet in the opera Carmen, which continued in 2019 performing at the Beijing National Theatre. Begoña Arce also works individually as a choreographer, protagonist and director of her own shows such as “Mirando al Otro”, “Flamenco en el Tablao”, “Al Compás de la Palabra” and “Sonata para un Cuerpo”.