calendar

january 2020

14
jan

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Tuesday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 2   |   7:30-9:00 PM – Intermediate

16
jan

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Thursday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 1 (Introduction to Flamenco)

february 2020

01
feb

Our Canada, Our Story – Artist’ Fair
ActionDignity Calgary – ArtCommons lobby (205 8 Ave SE)
Performance with guitarist David Ledo as part of Artist’ Fair and Celebration

04
feb

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Tuesday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 2   |   7:30-9:00 PM – Intermediate

06
feb

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Thursday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 1 (Introduction to Flamenco)

14
feb

Valentine’s Date Night – Tapas, Cider and Flamenco || 7PM
SunnyCider Cider House (3300 14 Ave NE)
Night of flamenco with guitarist Michael Boyle

15
feb

WORKSHOPS SERIES: Palmas – Beyond Compas
Runs Feb 15, Feb 22, Feb 29
2:30-4:00 PM – Contact me for more information and to register

21
feb

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance
Francesca Canalizo – dance
Michael Boyle – guitar
Jonathan Lewis – violin

march 2020

03
mar

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Tuesday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 2   |   7:30-9:00 PM – Intermediate

05
mar

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Thursday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 1 (Introdcution to Flamenco)

06
mar

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance
Francesca Canalizo – dance
Michael Boyle – guitar
Jonathan Lewis – violin

07
mar

WORKSHOPS SERIES: Palmas – Beyond Compas
Runs Mar 07, Mar 14
2:30-4:00 PM – Contact me for more information and to register

20
mar

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

24
mar

CLASSES: Spring 2020 Session – Every Tuesday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 2   |   7:30-9:00 PM – Intermediate

Canceled due to covid-19

26
mar

CLASSES: Spring 2020 Session – Every Thursday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 1 (Introduction to Flamenco)

Canceled due to covid-19

april 2020

03
apr

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10 DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW) Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

17
apr

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

may 2020

01
may

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

08
may

Echoes Of Light
Beyond Borders Concert Series by Theatre 1308 (1308 Edmonton Trail)
Concert by Tierra de Luz ensemble:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance
Linda Faye Stead – soprano
Ricardo Sanchez – flamenco guitar, singing
Jonathan Lewis – violin, viola

Canceled due to covid-19

13
may

Flamenco concert – ProArts Concert Series || 12PM
Cathedral Church of the Redeemer (corner 7th Ave and 1st St SW)
Performance with:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance
Ricardo Sanchez – guitar, voice
Jonathan Lewis – violin

Canceled due to covid-19

15
may

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

21
may

Mediterr√°neo II
Ironwood Stage & Grill (1229 9 Ave SE)
12 Musas with guest artist Aya Mhana:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance
Ricardo Sanchez – guitar, voice
Jonathan Lewis – violin
Aya Mhana – oud, voice

Canceled due to covid-19

22
may

FLAMENCO WORKSHOPS in Nelson, BC
Run from 22 to 25 of May
Different levels – Details coming soon

Canceled due to covid-19

23
may

Echoes Of Light – Nelson, BC
Bloom Nightclub (198 Baker St, Nelson, BC)
Concert by Tierra de Luz ensemble:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance
Linda Faye Stead – soprano
Ricardo Sanchez – flamenco guitar, singing
Jonathan Lewis – violin, viola

Canceled due to covid-19

29
may

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

june 2020

07
jun

Annual Fiesta Flamenca Community Concert 2020 || 2PM
Junction-Food, Stage, Bar (628 8th Ave SW))
Performance of different groups, including students of Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy

Canceled due to covid-19

09
jun

Video filming with singer Aya Mhana
Calgary, AB
Collaboration with Aya Mhana for her upcoming single “Love still means the same”

09
jun

CLASSES: Summer 2020 Session – Every Tuesday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 2   |   7:30-9:00 PM – Intermediate

Canceled due to covid-19

11
jun

CLASSES: Winter 2020 Session – Every Thursday
Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy – Evergreen SPACES (1709 8 Ave NE)
6:30-7:30 PM – Beginner 1 (Introduction to Flamenco)

Canceled due to covid-19

12
jun

Flamenco at DENZO’s || 7PM || Cover $10
DENZO Lounge and Bar (1324 17 Ave SW)
Tablao performance

Canceled due to covid-19

july 2020

13
jul

Artist-in-Residence July 13-24
Good Women Dance Collective, Edmonton, AB
Creation of new solo work “The Machinations of Memories Suppressed”

PostPoned due to covid-19

24
jul

Interoception – Online Premier || 6:45PM PST
2020 Virtual Victoria Flamenco Festival, Victoria, BC
Screening July 24 until July 29 12PM PST

Dance film created as digital performance:
Anastassiia Alexander – dance, video art, artistic direction
Gabriele Kuzabaviciute – digital and video art, video production
David Ledo – technical direction, video art and production
Jonathan Lewis – violin, music composition, music direction, sound production
Ricardo Sanchez – flamenco guitar, voice, music composition

24
jul

Interoception – Artist Q&A || 7:30PM PST online
2020 Virtual Victoria Flamenco Festival, Victoria, BC

august 2020


september 2020

12
sep

Photo session with Tyler Baker Photography Sep 12-13
Drumheller, AB
Artistic collaboration with Tyler Baker for “Cities of Sand”

28
sep

Artist-in-Residence Sep 28 – Oct 9
Good Women Dance Collective, Edmonton, AB
Creation of new solo work “The Machinations of Memories Suppressed”

october 2020

06
oct

ONLINE CLASSES: Introduction to Flamenco || 10AM MT
Good Women Dance Collective – Classes Run Oct 6, Oct 8, Oct 9
Overview of body and arms techniques, as well as different flamenco rhythms and styles

10
oct

WORKSHOP: Flamenco Fundamentals and Styling || 10-11:30AM
Cuban Movements Dance Academy, Edmonton, AB
In person class

19
oct

IN CREATION: “Cities of Sand” – Oct 19 to Nov 13
Calgary, AB
I am taking one month to dive into the creative process of my new work “Cities of Sand”. It is a multi-disciplnary piece featuring dance and new media art in collaboration with Tyler Baker Photography.

27
oct

ONLINE CLASSES: Bulerias Demystified || 7:00-8:30PM MT
Course duration: 6 weeks
Class created and delivered in collaboration with guitarist/singer Ricardo Sanchez (Mexico city).

28
oct

ONLINE CLASSES: Bulerias Demystified || 7:00-8:30PM MT
Course duration: 6 weeks
Class created and delivered in collaboration with guitarist/singer Ricardo Sanchez (Mexico city).

november 2020

02
nov

IN CREATION: “Cities of Sand” – until Nov 13
Calgary, AB
I am taking one month to dive into the creative process of my new work “Cities of Sand”. It is a multi-disciplnary piece featuring dance and new media art in collaboration with Tyler Baker Photography.

03
nov

ONLINE CLASSES: Bulerias Demystified || 7:00-8:30PM MT
Course duration: 6 weeks – Runs Nov 3, 10, 17, 24
Class created and delivered in collaboration with guitarist/singer Ricardo Sanchez (Mexico city).

04
nov

ONLINE CLASSES: Bulerias Demystified || 7:00-8:30PM MT
Course duration: 6 weeks – Runs Nov 4, 11, 18, 25
Class created and delivered in collaboration with guitarist/singer Ricardo Sanchez (Mexico city).

december 2020

01
dec

ONLINE CLASSES: Bulerias Demystified || 7:00-8:30PM MT
Course duration: 6 weeks – last class of this session
Class created and delivered in collaboration with guitarist/singer Ricardo Sanchez (Mexico city).

02
dec

ONLINE CLASSES: Bulerias Demystified || 7:00-8:30PM MT
Course duration: 6 weeks – last class of this session
Class created and delivered in collaboration with guitarist/singer Ricardo Sanchez (Mexico city).

Photo by Tyler Baker Photography

Photo by Tyler Baker Photography