During the month of september, within our ”CYCLE OF GREAT PERFORMERS”, we present great artists such as Manuel Liñán, Águeda Saavedra, Carlos Velázquez, David Romero, Raquel Heredia “La Repompilla”, Cristina Soler, Juan Tomás de la Molía, Paula Comitre, or Sara Barrero, among many others.
After years of research into new trends, this dancer and choreographer is inclined to take dance to an unusual point between genius and simplicity, placing it at the forefront of flamenco.
Soloist of the Ballet Flamenco of Andalusia and has won the award for revelation artist in the last Festival of Jerez, combining everything with her continuous training, her intervention as a soloist in tablaos and festivals, and with her work as a teacher around the world, being invited by the University of Albuquerque for the 2018 course.
He has toured around the world being part of the most important Ballet Companies in the country. He has participated in the plays “Carmen” and “Il Trovatore” under the direction of Franco Zefirelli, with Belén López, and has been first soloist dancer with his own company at the Muñoz Seca Theater.
Dancer of Barcelona, born into a family of flamenco enthusiasts, he was raised since he was 3 years old in the Peñas Flamencas of Barcelona. Current winner of the Desplante 2022 Award of the Festival Internacional de Cante de las Minas, rising as the best flamenco dancer.
Raquel Heredia “La Repompilla”
She is the daughter of Rafaela La Repompa and guitarist Luis Heredia as well as sister of Amparo Heredia. Born in Malaga in the middle of a gypsy family in 1979, she started dancing in New York at the age of 15. She has shared the stage with great flamenco artists such as Juan Andrés Maya, Manuel Liñán, Amador Rojas, El Choro, Pepe Torres, etc.
Graduated in professional Spanish Dance at the Conservatory “Reina Sofia” in Granada. She has been part of the “Ballet Flamenco de Andalucía” and has worked in multiple artistic projects, touring both national and worldwide.
Juan Tomás de la Molía
At the age of six he started in the world of flamenco. When he was only 7 years old, he was requested by the dancer Carmen Cortes in the “Veranos de la Villa” in Madrid, receiving a standing ovation from the audience. His performance was published the next day in the newspaper “El País” of Madrid.
Graduated from the Professional Dance Conservatory of Seville, in 2013 she joined the Ballet Flamenco de Andalucía under the direction of Rafaela Carrasco. She won the Revelation Artist Award XXIV Festival de Jerez, and Giraldillo Revelation Award XXI Bienal de Flamenco de Sevilla.
This Catalan dancer began her professional career at the age of 16. She has shared the stage with great artists such as: Eva La Yerbabuena, Maite Martín, Belén Maya, Fernando Terremoto, Rafael de Carmen, Manuela Carrasco, Tomatito, Juana Amaya, among others.
Raquel Heredia Reyes ‘La Repompilla’
Cristina Soler Valero