Regular, weekly classes are held throughout the year at three locations in London, Neal’s Yard Meeting Rooms, Covent Garden, The City Lit, Covent Garden and Sutton College with occasional classes at La Caseta Flamenca , Streatham.
Private classes are also available for individuals and small groups. These can be in a hired studio or in the company's purpose-built studio in South London.
See below for more details.
Beginners are welcome to these friendly and dynamic ‘open’ classes (suitable
for men and women, young and old) as well as Elementary level students with up
to three years' Flamenco Dance experience who will be challenged in speed,
style, technique and solo performance. Basic technique and co-ordination
exercises (including castanets) lead on to weekly Sevillanas practise
followed by ‘flamenco puro’ Silencio por Alegrías.
£15 per drop-in class. Reduced price for advance payment per calendar month.
To enrol contact Danielle - see contact details at foot of the page.
Neal’s Yard Meeting Rooms
Basement Dance Studio
(Nearest underground stations are Covent Garden, Leicester Square & Tottenham Court Road. Neal’s Yard is tucked between Monmouth Street and Shorts Gardens, accessible through the arches leading into Neal’s Yard. The Meeting Rooms are next door to the Walk-In Back Rub Shop. From Covent Garden tube, it's 3mins walk: go down Neal Street, left at Shorts Gardens and then take the tiny alley on your right, leading to Neal’s Yard).
Regular weekly Thursday classes, progressing throughout the year:
Spring Term: 17 January to 4 April 2019 ( 12 classes ).
These fun, friendly, rigorous and dynamic classes include regular live guitar accompaniment and a wide variety of recorded flamenco music & song. Students have the opportunity to video section of the class so as to facilitate home practise.
In this fun and dynamic course you will learn fundamental flamenco dance
moves, steps and rhythms in an energising and supportive atmosphere, progressing
from 'Absolute Beginners' in Term 1 through 'Beginners' in Term 2 to 'Fast
Beginners' in Term 3. Experience
the rich complexity of this Andalucian Gypsy art form and develop presence,
fitness and co-ordination. A choreography will be
taught to the song ‘Los Cuatro Muleros’.
12.00pm to 1.30pm. £179 (concessions available, see college website). Course Code DDM051.
NOTE: To avoid disappointment, enrol at least a week before these courses start. If you find the course is full, call the Dance & Drama office on 020 7492 2542 and put your name down on the WAITING LIST.
The City Lit
1-10 Keeley Street
(5mins' from Holborn/Covent Garden stations).
Flamenco Dancing –
2019: Mondays 7 January to 1 April 2019
Enjoy a dynamic, thorough and
fun-filled flamenco dance course, learning and consolidating authentic flamenco
dance style, steps and moves. This friendly and supportive course, taught in
English and in Spanish, is open to men, women, young and old – Absolute
Beginners are welcome, as well as those with several years' experience of
dancing flamenco. Each session will include warm-up, a variety of footwork,
turns and co-ordination exercises, a recap of Sevillanas for the more
experienced students, and a choreography Silencio por Alegrias for everyone to learn.
There will be many performance opportunities throughout the year.
St Nicholas Way
(Nearest Rail station is Sutton, turn right out of the station then a 5mins walk).
1:1 private class: £45 per hour / £55 per 90mins + studio fee. N.B. free studio available in Streatham Vale, south London with sprung floor and mirrors.
Small private groups also welcome, fee to be negotiated depending on number of participants, live guitar accompaniment etc.
For more information, contact Danielle on 07765 261477 or info@FlamencoConGusto.co.uk