It may be a cliché but flamenco is actually the most popular Spanish dance in the world and we feel proud of having it. This is the reason why Hispania, escuela de español wants to help its students and all those who are interested to become real flamenco dancers.
Flamenco is a music and dancing style that is typical of Andalusia, Extremadura and Murcia. Nonetheless, all the Spaniards have once tried to dance flamenco in their lives. The main feature of this dance are arm movements and tap-dancing that bailaores (dancers) use to express their emotions. The lyrics of the song address strong feelings such as love, coolness, happiness, distress, pain… Our wonderful teacher of flamenco will make your body move while you express all your feelings.
Apart from learning how to dance flamenco, you will also learn all the Spanish vocabulary that you need to become an expert in flamenco. This dance has its own special vocabulary. For instance, dancers are called bailaores; singers are called cantaores or musicians, tocaores. The main instrument is the flamenco guitar, which is a special type of guitar. The body of the guitar is smaller than the classical one. As a result sounds do not overshadow the cantaor.
Do you know that flamenco is Intangible Cultural Heritage since 2010?
Finally, I am going to tell you some of the benefits that dancing flamenco can have in your life:
Don’t think it twice and come to the flamenco workshop of Hispania, escuela de español! You won’t regret it!