2012 – 1990

2012

Vancouver International Flamenco Festival, September 17-23, 2012

Venues Waterfront Theatre, Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Public Library, Scotiabank Dance Centre, Centro Flamenco
Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer Momi de Cadiz
Guest International Companies Angeles Gabaldón
Guest National Companies La Otra Orilla, Fiona Malena Flamenco Ensemble
Guest Local Companies & Dancers Alma de España, Kasandra La China, Palma Bjarnason Kontogianni, Bonnie Stewart, Afifa Lahbabi & Melanie Meyers
Flamenco Rosario Dancers Rosario Ancer, Afifa Lahbabi, Melanie Meyers
Lighting Designer Gerald King

2011

Vancouver International Flamenco Festival, September 26 to October 2, 2011

Venues Waterfront Theatre, Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Public Library, Scotiabank Dance Centre, Centro Flamenco
Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest International Companies Javier Barón Company
Guest National Companies Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company, Rosanna Terracciano
Guest Local Companies & Dancers Mozaico Flamenco, Moraima, Palma Kontogianni, Alice Gerbrecht, Angela Gomm
Flamenco Rosario Dancers Rosario Ancer, Meghan Asher, Rebekah Bull, Simone Leung, Zehra LeRoy
Lighting Designer Gerald King

2009

Vancouver International Flamenco Festival, June 28 to July 5, 2009

Venues Waterfront Theatre, Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver Public Library, Sunset Grill
Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer Manuel de Tañe
Guest Dancers Isabel Bayón, Sabas Santos, Claire Marchand, Maria Osende
Guest Companies Isabel Bayón Company, Alma de España, Flamenco Alcalá, Mozaico Flamenco, Nanako Aramaki
Flamenco Rosario Dancers Rosario Ancer, Alice Gerbrecht, Afifa Lahbabi, Nanako Aramaki, Veronica Stewart
Lighting Designer Gerald King

2007

Vancouver Flamenco Festival, September 29 to 30, 2007

Venues Waterfront Theatre, Vancouver, BC and The Jazz Cellar, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer Manuel de Tane
Guest Guitarist Juan Antonio Gomez
Guest Dancers Adriana Maresma, Kari Alba
Dancers Rosario Ancer, Alice Gerbrecht, Afifa Lahbabi, Nanako Aramaki, Veronica Stewart
Lighting Designer Gerald King

2005

Flamenco Festival, June 24, 2005

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singers Antonio de Jerez, Paco de Leon, Jose Lara
Guest Dancers Claudia Villarreal, Veronica Maguire, Kasandra La China
Dancers Palma Bjarnason, Melanie MacLellan, Sherry Moutal, Carmen Rivas
Guest Guitarists Miguel Fuentes, Harry Owen
Percussion Alejandro “El Chapin”
Dancers Rosario Ancer, Veronica Stewart, Afifa Moxness, Nanako Aramaki, Iryna Gordon
Stage Manager Kerri John
Lighting Designer Gerald King

2004

Flamenco Festival, June 26, 2004

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer Manuel de Tane
Guest Dancer Myriam Allard
Percussion Emad Armoush
Flute Tom Keenlyside
Dancers Rosario Ancer, Nanako Aramaki, Elysia Donald, Kasandra La China, Afifa Moxness, Karen Pitkethly, Bonnie Stewart
Stage Manager Kerri John
Lighting Designer Gerald King

2003

Flamenco Festival, June 28, 2003

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Dancers Marisol Moreno, Lorena Allende Noriega
Guest Singer Antonio de Jerez
Dancers Nanako Aramaki, Palma Bjarnason, Christine Escobar, Afifa Moxness, Karen Pitkethly, Carmen Rivas, Bonnie Stewart, Andrea Williams
Percussion Emad Armoush
Stage Manager Kerri John
Lighting Designer Gerald King

1999

Flamenco Festival, June 4-5, 1999

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer Antonio de Jerez, Jose Lara
Guest Dancers Marisol Moreno, Teo Morca, Raul Salcedo
Dancers Palma Bjarnason, Melanie MacLellan, Sherry Moutal, Carmen Rivas
Extras Claudia Enriquez, Talya Frith, Roshanac Imami, Jo-Anne Nilsson-Andrews
Stage Manager Kerri John
Lighting Designer Gerald King

1998

Flamenco Festival, June 19-20, 1998

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Dancers/Choreographers Marco Salcedo, Raul Salcedo
Guest Singers Antonio de Jerez, Jesus Montoya, Keiko Ooka
Guest Guitarist Juan de Marias
Piano Linda Lee Thomas, Donna Kwong
Flute Pepe Danza
Dancers Palma Bjarnason, Melanie MacLellan, Laureen Miki, Sherry Moutal

1997

Flamenco Festival, June 27-28, 1997

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Dancers/Choreographers Sabas Santos, Oscar Nieto
Guest Singer Antonio de Jerez
Guest Guitarist Gerardo Alcala
Dancers Sherry Moutal, Marina Kasapi, Melanie MacLellan, Desmond Ho, Marius Wolfe, Palma Bjarnason, Laureen Miki, Carmen Rivas

1996

Flamenco Festival, July 4-6, 1996

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Dancers/Choreographers Patricia Linares, Pablo Rodarte
Guest Singer Antonio de Jerez, José Lara
Guest Guitarist Gerardo Alcala
Dancers Palma Bjarnason, Laureen Miki, Sherry Moutal, Melanie MacLellan, Carmen Rivas

1995

Flamenco Festival, June 23-24, 1995

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Dancers/Choreographers Sara de Luis, Sabas Santos
Guest Singer Cesar Alvarez, José Lara
Guest Guitarist Gerardo Alcala
Dancers Sherry Moutal, Karen Boothroyd, Melanie MacLellan, Laureen Miki

1994

Flamenco Festival, June 24-25, 1994

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer Angel Juarez Romero, José Lara
Dancers Oscar Nieto, Jocelyn Chouinard, Jennifer Takahashi, Palma Bjarnason, Sherry Moutal, Melanie MacLellan

1993

Flamenco Festival, June 25, 1993

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer José Lara
Guest Dancers/Choreographers Veronica Maguire, Oscar Nieto
Guest Guitarists Gerardo Alcala, Harry Owen

1992

Flamenco Festival, June 28, 1992

Venue Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer José Lara
Guest Dancers/Choreographers La Romero, Oscar Nieto
Guest Guitarist Gerardo Alcala

1991

Flamenco Festival, June 19-20, 1991

Venue Vancouver East Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer José Lara
Guest Dancer/Choreographer Oscar Nieto
Guest Guitarist Gerardo Alcala

1990

Flamenco Festival, June 10, 1990

Venue Vancouver East Cultural Centre, Vancouver, BC
Choreographer/Artistic Director Rosario Ancer
Guitarist/Music Director Victor Kolstee
Guest Singer José Lara
Guest Dancers/Choreographers Oscar Nieto, Sabas Santos
Guest Guitarist Gerardo Alcala
Dancers Laureen Miki, Melanie MacLellan, Palma Bjarnason, Carmen Rivas