Austin Flamenco Academy

One of the top flamenco schools in the country, Austin Flamenco Academy provides flamenco dance education to students and professionals of all ages and all levels.  We also offer exclusive workshops with guest artists and studio events like the Flamenco Flea Market and the Feria de Abril.

 Genoveva teaching at Austin Flamenco Academy

Classes by Genevieve

Intro to Flamenco (Tuesdays 7:00-8:00pm) This class is for students that are new to flamenco dance. No experience necessary!  This introductory course will give the basics of flamenco hands and arms, footwork and palmas.

Beginning I Flamenco    (Fridays 10:30-11:30am)  This beginner course is a continuation of the Intro to Flamenco session. We will develop the basics of flamenco hands and arms, footwork and palmas. And build on choreography

Beginning II Flamenco    (Tuesdays 8:00-9:00pm)  Beginner students will learn posture, upper body arm and hand technique and footwork technique. Flamenco rhythms with palmas (hand clapping) and dance structure. New combinations will be taught in each class. Some Flamenco/ dance experience recommended. 

Mixed Level Technique  (Mondays 7:00-8:00pm) These technique classes are open to mixed level students with some experience as well professional dancers.  Focus will be on musicality and intricacy of footwork, as well as on stylization and intention of upper body and movement.  

Intermediate/Advanced Choreography  (Mondays 8:00-9:00pm) These intermediate/advanced choreography classes are open to students as well as professional dancers and will incorporate intricate technique and contemporary movement along with knowledge of the cante and musical structure into longer choreographies that continue from week to week.

Bata de Cola Technique and Choreography  (Thursdays 8:00-9:00pm) Some flamenco/dance experience recommended. This class will focus partly on proper technique and understanding of the principles behind the technique, as well as on choreography, which we will use as a vehicle to further our understanding of the bata de cola. A Bata de Cola is necessary for this class.

 

Children's Classes    All of our children's classes are currently being taught by Genoveva.  For more information see here.

 

Guest teachers:

 Defne Enc teaches at the Austin Flamenco Academy

classes by defne 

CLASSES POSTPONED UNTIL FUTHER NOTICE

Mixed Level Technique  (Saturdays 10:30-11:30am) These technique classes are open to mixed level students with some experience as well professional dancers.  Focus will be on musicality and intricacy of footwork, as well as on stylization and intention of upper body and movement. 

Bata de Cola Technique and Choreography  (Saturdays 11:30am-12:30pm) These intermediate/advanced choreography classes are open to students as well as professional dancers and will incorporate intricate technique and contemporary movement along with knowledge of the cante and musical structure into longer choreographies that continue from week to week.

 

Classes by Illeana

CLASSES POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Int/Adv Choreography   (Mondays 8:00-9:00pm)  These intermediate/advanced choreography classes are open to students as well as professional dancers and will incorporate technique and traditional movement into longer choreographies that continue from week to week.

 

 

 

 

special workshops:

Joselillo Romero, Juan Paredes, and Timo Nuñez among others are all scheduled to teach special limited-access workshops at Austin Flamenco Academy.  Check here for the latest news, and make sure you're connected to our Facebook page for any and all updates!