A performer possessing, according to the Boston Globe, “smoldering good looks…technical prowess, dramatic flair, and a brilliant sense of invention,” Farruquito is “a superstar in the flamenco world.” The heir to the most renowned Gypsy flamenco dynasty, Farruquito (Juan Manuel Fernández Montoya) performances are based in improvisation and stay true to the distinctive tradition of the dance style founded by his grandfather, “El Farruco,” one of the greatest dancers in the history of the art form. Farruquito views preserving and sharing the “purest” form of flamenco on stages around the world his life’s mission —and thrilling audiences in the process!
This is a Rialto Series performance.