At Tablao Flamenco Cordobes we continue to count on the passion and infinite art of Karime Amaya, Carmen Amaya’s niece/granddaughter and a dancer of consolidated international prestige. Her dance oozes strength and temperament and her art has already dazzled spectators and critics around the world. Cities like New York, Tokyo, Albuquerque, Quito, New Mexico, Madrid or Mont-de-Marsan are just some of the places that have already fallen at her feet.
Paloma Fantova began his career in flamenco with only 4 years with his father, Manuel Fantova. She made her first television appearance at the age of 6 and a year later the artist Antonio Canales had her as principal dancer and in the work “Bailaor y Raíz” (Dancer and Root). Paloma has visited the most important theatres in the world, such as the City Center, Plymouth and SimphonySpace in New York, Kennedy Center in Washington, ChampsElysses and Chayllot in Paris, Sadler´s Wells and Queen Elizabeth Hall in London Theatre of the opera of Craz and Cairo, the Maestranza of Seville, Palau of the music of Valencia, etc. She has also performed in festivals such as Festival de la Unión (2007), Bienal de Sevilla (2012), Festival de Danza de Guayaquil (Ecuador) – Zona Escena (2013).
Miguel Fernández “El Yiyo” is one of the young promises of flamenco dance. Born in Badalona, Catalonia, and son of gypsy parents from Jaén, El Yiyo complements his passion for flamenco with training in classical and contemporary dance. With his athletic explosiveness, this allows him to give free rein to all the art and temperament in a solid dance technique, which results in an authentic show of indisputable quality.
Justo Fernández “El Tuto”
Antonio Campos “Bocaillo”
David Cerreduela (16-23 December)
Son of the famous guitarist “El Nani”, he has played for the most famous flamenco artists. He has been guitarist of the National Ballet of Spain and has also collaborated in numerous albums. He is currently working with Tablao Flamenco Cordobes Barcelona, the historic local Las Ramblas de Barcelona.
A versatile guitarist, he is one of the most promising young flamenco guitarists in Barcelona. He has already been recognized with several awards, among which we can highlight the first prize of the international contest of Hospitalet and also the first prize for the best accompaniment to bulerías singing.
El Tuto (24 December – 15 January)
Justo Fernández “Tuto” is a young guitarist born in Barcelona in the bosom of a family of flamenco artists who began his career at the age of 14. Tuto is an artist who at his young age already played for prominent figures such as Montse Cortés or Farruquito in an impeccable career.
Fabiola Pérez Rodríguez was born in Arcos de la Frontera (Cádiz). She studied at the Cristina Heeren Foundation with José de la Tomasa, Paco Taranto and Esperanza Fernández. This great cantaora has sung for great figures of the dance and develops to the perfection in the ‘cantes de compás’. Apart from having performed with Cristina Hoyos company, she has performed in almost every tablao in Spain and has sung in festivals and theatres all over the world.
Antonio Campos “Bocaíllo”.
This Catalan cantaor from the Bon Pastor neighbourhood has been surrounded by flamenco since his grandfather was Porrina’s cousin. He trained as a professional cantaor in Tablao Flamenco Cordobés working with great artists such as Karime Amaya, la Susi, Pastora Galván,
Manuel Tañé or Antonio Vilar.
José Manuel Doya Zambullo
Barcelona’s José Manuel Doya, “Zambullo”, returns to Tablao Flamenco Cordobes. With Jerez roots and pure, gipsy and heart-felt vocals. The cantaor has toured the most important halls and theatres in Spain and has performed alongside artists such as Joaquín Cortés, Antonio Canales, Farru, Pastora Galván and Rubén Olmos among others.
From 16 of December to 15 of January Tablao Flamenco Cordobes presents a first class cast with the best flamenco artists. The historic tablao of Las Ramblas in Barcelona, founded in 1970 by a family of artists headed by Luis Adame, will feature Paloma Fantova, Karime Amaya and El Yiyo Fernández at the dance, David Cerreduela, Justo Fernández “Tuto” and Eugenio Santiago at the guitar and Fabiola Pérez “La Fabi”, José Manuel Doya “Zambullo”, Antonio Campos “Bocaíllo” and Antonio Fernández at the vocals. Tablao Flamenco Cordobes once again bets on the best Flamenco in Barcelona with artists of international stature on its stage. Flamenco Barcelona in December and January.