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Melissa Cruz: Live flamenco shows in Bay Area

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

$15

 

Doors open at 7pm for seating, drinks and light snacks. Performance starts at 8pm.
Suggested donation $20.00 per person (please make a separate reservation for each person in your party). Thanks to The Dome, the performers receive 100% of your donations.
Nos vemos pronto!/See you soon!

Local Flamenco artist Melissa Cruz presents live flamenco for the second time at The Dome with her top dancers and musicians. Enjoy this intimate, visually-unique performance!

This show is a very special 30th birthday performance celebration for our singer, Luna Alonso.
100% of your donations go directly to these wonderful and talented artists:

Katiana Vilá: vocals and percussion
Caro Olvera: vocals and percussion
Luna Alonso: vocals and cello
Jesse Torre: flamenco guitar
Bob Sanders : electric bass and flamenco guitar
Melissa Cruz: flamenco dance and percussion

Dancers:
Yeshi Gusfield, Christina Zanfagna, Krista Katsantonis, Alice Glasner, Kendra Pearson, Mareni Orduña, Rebecca Sedillo, Kelly Kovanis, Diana Ariza, Mastoureh Sarhangabadi, Luna Alonso and Caitlin Hannah.
Enjoy light Spanish bites by Makrúbiotic.
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Our last event was sold out – Make your reservations to guarantee your seat!

 

Biography Melissa Cruz:

 

Melissa Cruz is a Bay Area-based flamenco professional and has been a full-time flamenco artist and instructor for the past 15 years.

She began training with the Bay Area’s acclaimed flamenco master Rosa Montoya and soon thereafter, joined Ms. Montoya’s professional company. Melissa has performed as a soloist in the San Francisco International Arts Festival and has presented in eight San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festivals, twice as a featured soloist.

In 2013, she was commissioned to present a solo representing the genre of flamenco in the San Francisco Isadora Duncan Awards CeremonyEnjoying a concurrent musical career, she is percussionist/drummer/dancer with several active musical projects. She currently continues as principal dancer and choreographer for the San Francisco Flamenco Dance Company and has collaborated with Flamenco Fever (Dallas) Oleaje Flamenco (Seattle), Quiero Flamenco (Spokane), Arte y Pasion (San Antonio), Ballet Flamenco La Rosa, (Miami), Tucson Flamenco Festival (Tucson) St. Louis Flamenco Society (St. Louis MO), Flamenco Pacifico (Portland OR) Theatre

Details

Date:
June 8
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost:
$15
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/Melissacruzflamencodance

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