Flamenco Australia™ – “Since 1998, we are Australia’s premiere National Agency providing corporate and educational institutions services in all things authentically Spanish. Chefs, catering, models, Flamenco, Folk, and Spanish dancers and musicians, entertainment for schools, education institutions, corporate events, advertising, film and television appearances nation-wide.”
Sydney 0415 384 038
Flamenco Sydney™ – “Professional coaching for dancers January – November in Sydney CBD, Mosman, North Hobart.
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“An excellent performance as always. Everyone was so impressed and I thought it was so beautiful and perfectly choreographed”
Miguel Maestre The Crazy Bull Opening of Cake Bake Sweet Festival, Entertainment Centre, Darling Harbour, NSW 2018.
A flamenco trio or full stage productions.
Adults courses do not stop in Sydney.
Cultural Educational Programs – “Interactive and engaging programs on ‘Spanish and Flamenco culture’ . Offered to early learning centres, primary schools, secondary colleges, tertiary institutions, dance academies, ballet schools, and tourism institutes across Australia. Currently offered to Melbourne – Sydney – Hobart.
Flamenco Dance Class - FAQs
WHERE are we situated?
Our flamenco dance classes in York-street, Sydney CBD (next to QVB) + Mosman, and North Hobart, Tasmania. As you scroll down you’ll see our studio maps and timetable. Workshops available Nation-wide.
Frequently asked questions:
When can I start?
We only offer two chances to start, twice a year we offer beginner courses; January and July. If you are keen to put your name on our wait list please send us an email. Professional coaching for beginners with experience to advanced levels are ongoing throughout the year. We only run small classes to ensure quality, not quantity. Classes run on a Wednesdays – Sundays.
Are you a school and are there student performances?
No, we are not a school. We are professional artists teaching our craft. We may create shows if our schedule permits. If we do organise performance opporutnities for our students it is in kind with our time and not a ‘dance academy given’.
I have no dance experience so can I do Flamenco?
Yes, you can. Flamenco basic beginners class will teach you from the start.
I am a professional dancer in another style, can I do an advanced Flamenco class?
No, Flamenco is an unique genre. I recommend attending a basics beginners class for a series of intensive classes until you learn basics techniques.
HOW much does it cost?
Beginner courses (1hr x 5 are only $200, children 10 week terms are $275.00 and adult intermediate classes (1.5hr x 5) $250.
WHAT should I wear?
Loose clothing (a skirt for women or pants) and comfortable character shoes (boots for men) with a sturdy and wide Cuban style heel.
DO I need a partner for the class?
While our flamenco classes are open to both Men and Women, you do not need a partner to dance flamenco choreography.
Our Passionate Flamenco Dance Teachers
Director and Principal
Marina Tamayo is Co – Director of Hernandez Tamayo Spanish Dance Theatre, and the principle teacher at Flamenco Australia. Whether you’re a new beginner or a seasoned professional you’ll find Marina’s classes fun, challenging, supportive and inspirational. Marina has partnered with Aitor Hernandez Sanzano from the Nacional Ballet of Spain. They both tour together offering general and masterclass for community, pre and professional dancers.
Aitor Hernandez Sanzano
Aitor Hernandez Sanzano from Madrid, is our resident international dance teacher. A professional dancer in various forms including classical, Spanish, folk, flamenco and contemporary dance forms. He is a former dancer from the Ballet Nacional de Espana and artist of Rafael Armago’s Flamenco dance company. Aitor is an elite dancer, at the top of his field. Stunning to watch and a wonderful teacher, Aitor displays mastery of his craft not seen in Australia.
Resident Artists – International Artist
Jesus Olmedo comes direct from Spain visiting our studios regularly. Olmedo is graduate from the Real Conservatorio Profesional de Danza, Madrid and has mastered his craft in Flamenco (also has ballet technique). Olmedo is an exceptional dancer and teacher. He is a master of complex rhythms, challenging footwork and traditional lines. He is a hard worker, always driving the class to it’s optimum potential. Olmedo is an elite dancer, performer at the top of his craft, a master of Flamenco dance, exciting to watch and learn from.
Flamenco Class Timetable – Sydney
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Level 1, 127 York Street
21 Best Ave Mosman, Studio 5
Encore Dance Academy, North Hobart
CALL – 0415 384 038