Juan Siddi Flamenco Theatre Company
When: 5 p.m. Jan. 13
Where: Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech, 349 Ferst Drive, Atlanta
How much: $39, $29, children $22
More info: 404-894-9600, www.ferstcenter.org
ATLANTA — The Georgia Tech Office of the Arts continues the 2012-2013 Ferst Center Presents series with a performance by Juan Siddi Flamenco Theatre Company at 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13.
Since 2007, acclaimed Spanish choreographer Juan Siddi has led the Juan Siddi Flamenco Theatre Company, an exhilarating, authentic and international company of flamenco singers, musicians and dancers.
The internationally renowned company has embarked on tours throughout Germany, the United States and the Middle East. It has been featured in performances at the seventh annual International Cultural Festival in Qatar, Summer Dance Festival presented by Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, Santa Fe International Conference on Creative Tourism and their summer seasons at the Maria Benitez Theatre, Santa Fe, among others.
Artistic director, choreographer and principal dancer Siddi began his professional career at age 18. He toured for many years in Europe before he was invited to come to the United States to work with Maria Benitez Teatro Flamenco.
Siddi has been showcased in companies throughout the world. He has been nominated for several prestigious awards including the Isadora Duncan Dance Award for Outstanding Achievement, where his performance was called one of the “most memorable” by Voice of Dance critic Alan Ulrich.
The Ferst Center Presents series will continue with Chick Corea & Gary Burton with Harlem String Quartet (8 p.m. Jan. 26), MOMIX (8 p.m. Feb. 2) and Jesse Cook (8 p.m. Feb. 9).
Tickets are $29 and $39 for adults, $22 for children. For ticket information and directions, contact the Ferst Center Box Office at 404-894-9600 or visit www.ferstcenter.org.