The artistic director Rosario Ancer and the musical director Victor Kolstee founded Flamenco Rosario in 1989. With its annual Flamenco Festival, main stage performances, and Professional Training Program, Flamenco Rosario takes pride in creating a platform for flamenco and young flamenco dancers to flourish in the city of Vancouver.
The company is graced by local talent and guest artists of the highest calibre from around the globe. The company entered a new international phase touring its award-winning production “Mis Hermanas” in Mexico in 2010, for which the artistic director Rosario Ancer was awarded the Isadora Award for Excellence in Choreography. Also, she was honoured with the Lola Award in 2016.
Flamenco Rosario is known for its spirited, fiery, creative and original performances and collaborations.