Dance-Performance

Festival Flamenco Gitano

When: Tue., Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. and Wed., Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. 2010

Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Gypsy flamenco music and dance during the Festival Flamenco Gitano, dedicated to bringing renowned flamenco artists here for performance.Appearing at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre (2025 Addison St., Berkeley) on Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 16-17, this year's festival presents two programs by iconic flamenco artists from Spain. On Wednesday, Pepe Torres, renowned for his sensitivity and powerhouse footwork, performs with guitarist and singer Juan delGastorin Homenaje, a tribute to Torres' grandfather, flamenco singer Joselero de Moron. On Thursday, dance legend Angelita Vargasshares the stage with rising star JairoBarrull in Gitaneria, which honors flamenco's multigenerational traditions. 7:30 p.m., $28-$63. 800-838-3006 or BayAreaFlamencoFestival.com

Claudia Bauer

Price: $22.50-$65

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