From March 13, 2019 to March 16, 2019.
2 p.m. y 8 p.m.
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County announces the return of the sensational international superstar Sara Baras with her company Ballet Flamenco for Flamenco Festival Miami 2019.
“A woman who can dance up not just a flamenco storm, but a hurricane!” – The Guardian
Part of the 2018-2019 John S. and James L. Knight Masterworks Season – Dance Series
Tickets are available exclusively to Arsht Center Culturist Members now and to the general public on March 20. Tickets range from $25 – $125 and may be purchased through the Adrienne Arsht Center Box Office by calling (305) 949-6722, or online at www.arshtcenter.org.
After selling out 4 performances during the Arsht Center’s Flamenco Festival in 2015, the incomparable Sara Baras returns – direct from Spain – as the star of the Center’s 12th annual Flamenco Festival Miami. Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras performs March 13, 14, 15 and 16 at 8 p.m. with a matinee on March 17 at 2 p.m.
This performance is part of the John S. and James L. Knight Masterworks Season – Dance Series, presented with leadership support by Knight Foundation.
Celebrated for her brilliant footwork and captivating stage presence, Sara Baras has become internationally famous in a career that has spanned more than 20 years and earned her dozens of prestigious dance awards, including Spain’s highest dance honor (National Dance Award), France’s Medaille de Vermeil de la Villa de Paris, Kennedy Center’s Gold Medal in the Arts and the National Dance Gold Medal of Andalucía, the birthplace of flamenco. Her career is represented by the education that she received from her mother, Concha Baras, the teacher who has had the most influence on her professional path. Baras captures the emotion, drama, and passion of traditional flamenco with a vibrant contemporary edge. Baras has created and choreographed 11 original evening works and delivered more than 4,000 magnificent performances with her company all over the world.
Opening night (March 13) of FLAMENCO FESTIVAL MIAMI 2019 presented by TotalBank, Knight Masterworks Dance, Knight Foundation & Tourist Office of Spain. Flamenco Festival Miami 2019 is made possible with the support of TotalBank, Knight Foundation, Miami Downtown Development Authority, Tourist Office of Spain, the Miami-Dade County Tourist Development Council, the Miami- Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.
*All programs, artists, ticket prices, availability, dates and times are subject to change without notice. Visit www.arshtcenter.org for up-to-date information for details and schedules.