Arts in Context

A'lante

Season 7 Episode 7 | 26m 46s

Olivia and Isaí Chacón were trained by the masters of flamenco in Spain. With a deep knowledge and appreciation for the art form, they formed A’lante Flamenco back in America - not to simply mimic what they’d learned in the name of authenticity but to honor the mixture of cultures that is an inherent part of flamenco’s history. It is in this spirit of cultural osmosis that they push the boundaries

Aired: 11/17/16

Rating: NR

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