Ballet Flamenco Espanol Folklorico Co. Los Ninos De Espana & Mexico
Ballet Flamenco Espanol Folklorico Co. is a not-for-profit touring/performing company dedicated to the preservation of Spanish Dance, the promotion of education and literacy and the prevention of cruelty to children and animals. Programming includes representations of the five provinces of Spain, the four schools of Spanish Dance including the oldest Celtic nation in the world, (The Kingdom of Galiz) and all 33 States of Mexico with wooden shoes, castanets and swords. Included in programming are historical explanations of the dance and costuming and its connections to American history.
Ballet Flamenco Espanol Folklorico Co. is based in Norman, Oklahoma under the artistic direction of Pandora Tadefa-Everett, M.A., a highly decorated US Air Force Veteran of 26 years, and U.S. Citizen born in England, and a native of Galicia, Spain. The company was founded in 1983 by Ms. Tadefa-Everett and currently offers authentic Spanish culture to the community. Members of the Celtic Nations Association and the National Flamenco-Folklorico Foundation, Ballet Flamenco Espanol Folklorico Co. established a junior company – Los Niños De España y Mexico providing free dance & educational scholarships to disadvantaged children in the community. The dance company has been featured on telemundo twice and the organization is registered/recognized by King Juan Carlos of Spain and the Spanish Consulate in its’ cultural exchanges.
Donations are accepted and appreciated. Ballet Flamenco Espanol Folclorico Co. Los Ninos De Espana Y Mexico 501-c3 Tax Exempt Federal ID Tax # 73-1517075.