Thu, Aug 14th | 5:30 PM
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 ♦ 8:30 PM
4544 N Lincoln Ave · Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall · 773.728.6000
A weekly showcase of world music and dance featuring the best local and touring talent! Most shows are Wednesday nights at 8:00 PM.
Most World Music Wednesday concerts are free with a $10 suggested donation. TO GUARANTEE YOUR ENTRY MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS IN ADVANCE EITHER ONLINE OR BY CALLING THE BOX OFFICE AT 773.728.6000. Reservations unclaimed 10 minutes before showtime will be released to waiting patrons.
Ensemble Espanol's American Spanish Dance & Music Festival Opening Concert!
Now in its 37th season, the Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater and Center will present its highly anticipated summer event of the year, Duende Flamenco Music & Dance Concert. Guest artists and musicians from Spain join Ensemble Español for a passionate evening of Flamenco dance and music from Andalucia. “Exciting, Sensual and Breathtaking” Sid Smith - Chicago Tribune
“The company looked sensational…the guest artists set the stage on fire…a date worth keeping every summer.” Hedy Weiss - Chicago Sun-Times
“Windy City Moves…blowout of master classes, workshops, and showcases with headliners…comparable in form and scope to the long-running American Spanish Dance & Music Festival, hosted by Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater.” Zachary Whittenburg - Dance Magazine
“Phenomenal…Highly, highly recommend.” Dean Richards, Entertainment Reporter for WGN Television and Radio
Concert highlights include Flamenco legendary dancer and choreographer, Carmela Greco from Madrid, Jose Barrios, principal dancer with the Maria Pages Flamenco Dance Company in Seville, Paco Fonta, Flamenco singer and guitarist from Jaen, Antonio Gabarri Jimenez, Flamenco guitarist from Madrid and Javier Saume Mazzei, percussionist, Venezuela and dancers from the Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater.