Flamenco & Tapas Night
FLAMENCO & TAPAS NIGHT!!
Don't miss this exciting and one of a kind flamenco event this year! Set in the historic Smyrna Firehouse, the event will include Spanish tapas and live flamenco show featuring renowned flamenco signer Vicente Griego "El Cartucho" from Albuquerque, dancer Ania La Candela, accompanied by Doble T on guitar and Jerry Fields on drums and percussion. With participation of the classical signer Keiko Bjorkman.
Sunday, December 4th, 5pm
Old Smyrna Firehouse
2889 Alexander Street
Smyrna, GA 30080
$40 gets you a chance to see this unique and intimate show, indulge in Spanish tapas and who knows, if you stick till the end, maybe you even get a chance to ride in the ’47 Ford Firetruck! The event is BYOB, so you are welcome to bring a beverage of your choice.
VICENTE GRIEGO “El Cartucho”
From Dixon/Embudo, NM, Vicente has devoted his life to the study of Cante Flamenco, the art of flamenco singing. In 1992, Vicente began touring the US, Canada, and Latin America with the Jose Greco II Flamenco Dance Company, where he was mentored by Caño Roto singer, Alfonso Gabarri,“El Veneno” of Madrid, Spain. He sings for Yjastros, the American Flamenco Repertoire Company out of AlbuRquerque and tours nationally and internationally year round. Vicente Griego is currently presenting the musical group ReVoZo.
“Vicente Griego “El Cartucho” is striking for his deep, sonorous wails that seem to come from a cavern, someplace deep within his soul.” ~Anna Poplawska, Chicago Artist’s News
To find out more about Vicente, visit his website: vicentegriego.com