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Dancer of the Month: Flamenco Dancer Magdalena Mannion
Magdalena Mannion, here performing at Corral de la Moreria © Paco Garcia
Interview

Flamenco through the eyes of a dancer

Mannion, a regular soloist at traditional flamenco venues in Madrid,member of Rafaela Carrasco’s company in 2018, and co-founder & co-artistic director of contemporary flamenco company Dotdotdot Dance discusses her lifelong passion for flamenco 
« Flamenco is in constant evolution ... it seems to me to be on the one hand obsessed with the notion of “purity”, and on the other, rebellious, hard to pin down! »
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Julie Cunningham's m/y © Johan Persson
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NDT2 in Clug's Mutual Comfort © Joris Jan Bos Photography
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Natalia Osipova (Mary Vetsera) and Ryoichi Hirano (Rudolf) in Mayerling © ROH, 2018 | Helen Maybanks
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Projecting [Space[, Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods, Jeroen Peeters & Jozef Wouters © Laura van Severen
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NYCB in Matthew Neenan’s The Exchange, in costumes by Gareth Pugh © Paul Kolnik
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