During the month of august, within our ”CYCLE OF GREAT PERFORMERS”, we present great artists such as Manuel Fernández “El Carpeta”, Cristina Soler, Rafael Ramírez, Águeda Saavedra, David Romero, Olga Llorente, Estefanía Narváez, Lorena Oliva, Paula Comitre or Sara Barrero, among many others.
Manuel Fernández “El Carpeta”
· Is part of the renowned Los Farruco family of dancers.
· Under the influence of his grandfather, the great Farruco, and his older brothers Farruquito and Farru, he is one of the most important and renowned young dancers in the world.
· Soloist of the Andalusian Flamenco Ballet.
· Winner of the Revelation Artist Award at the last Festival de Jerez 2022.
· “Desplante” male award at the Cante de las Minas International Festival 2021.
· He is currently part of prestigious companies of artist such as David Coria, Rafaela Carrasco or María Pagés.
· Graduated in professional teaching of Spanish dance at the “Reina Sofia” Conservatory of Granada.
· She has been part of the Andalusian Flamenco Ballet and has participated in multiple artistic projects, touring nationally and internationally.
· Dancer born in Barcelona, “Desplante” male award at the Cante de las Minas International Festival 2022.
· Revelation Artist Award ath the XXVI Festival of Jerez and Giraldillo Revelation Award ath the XXI Bienal of Flamenco from Sevilla.
· She is part of the Andalusian Flamenco Ballet.
· Catalan dancer winner of the 1st Prize in the Barcelona’s II International Dance Contest.
· She has shared the stage with great flamenco artists such as “Farruquito” in the “Vivir Flamenco” production of Tablao Flamenco Cordobes.
· This renowned Catalan dancer has performed in the most important dance festivals in Spain and in other countries such as Japan, the United States, France and the Czech Republic.
· She began her career on stage at the age of 6 in the Company of Ramón de los Reyes and Clara Ramona.
· She has trained with artists of the level of Farruquito, Juana Amaya, Alfonso Losa or José Maya, among others.
· Dancer born in Barcelona, winner of the “Desplante” Femenine Award at the Cante de las Minas International Festival 2019.
· Trained by great flamenco figures such as Antonio Canales, Javier Latorre, Farruquito, Eva Yerbabuena, Belén Maya, La Chana, Belén Fernández, Rafaela Carrasco, Carmen Ledesma, Antonio El Pipa, among many others.
Cristina Soler Valero