FUNDarte and South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center are proud to present Flamenco Master Farruquito, on Feb. 2nd / 8:00 p.m. at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center.
Heir to a famed gypsy flamenco dynasty, Farruquito first lit up the stage at age four, alongside his legendary grandfather El Farruco. Since then, he’s been consistently acclaimed as one of flamenco’s greatest performers, and a dance artist of breathtaking power, virtuosity, and passion whom The New York Times dubbed “an eagle in flight.”
“One of the great flamenco dancers of this century . . . nothing less than sensational.”—The New York Times
FUNDarte presents FLAMENCOS, a special series of flamenco events for its 18-19 season, featuring the consistently acclaimed as one of flamenco’s greatest performers, Farruquito; and “Flamenco Rave II featuring Nuevo Flamenco”
About the artist:
Farruquito (Juan Manuel Fernández Montoya), heir to the most renowned Gypsy flamenco dynasty, son of flamenco singer Juan Fernández Flores “El Moreno” and dancer Rosario Montoya Manzano “La Farruca”, has spent his life immersed in the purest form of flamenco founded by his grandfather, “El Farruco”, a true dance master of in the history of flamenco.