Ballet Flamenco La Rosa will present the premier of La Gaviota, an original Flamenco Ballet by Ilisa Rosal inspired by Chekhov’s famous play, The Seagull, on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm. Flamenco’s earthy power, spellbinding athleticism, subtle nuances and explosive energy make it at once sensual and spiritual, raw and refined and a compelling way to interpret this timeless story of art, passion, love, betrayal and loss.

 

La Gaviota is a slice of life drama set in the Russian country side of the 19th Century, where the cast of characters search for love and success. Dancer and choreographer Ilisa Rosal brings together dancers from Spain PepeFlores, La Popi, Eloy Aguilar and Lucíala Rusa from Russia accompanied by singer Alicia Morales and guitarist Israel Heredia from Sacromonte, Spainwho will create and arrange the music to be performed live for this magnificent production.