Internationally awarded Karen Lugo is one of the most creative and powerful dancers and choreographers. SHE opens new horizons for Flamenco.

“The captivating Karen Lugo turns tradition on its head in powerful programs…so elegantly and with deep respect…A triumph of style and invention” - Washington Post

She has performed in the most prestigious Halls in the world, including the Sydney Opera House and the Vienna Konzerthaus.

featured in the film “Arte Flamenco on Fire” by Joaquin Calderon

Under the Direction of Carlos Saura, she was a headliner in the film “Flamenco Flamenco” (adjacent video):

Experience dance with one of Spain’s finest and boldest Flamenco stars.

Workshops - Learn from Karen Lugo

Semilla Flamenca, with 4Culture, is thrilled to present a series of workshops with the incredible Karen Lugo. With workshops targeted to all levels, this is a chance to learn from one of Flamenco’s premier dancers. Approachable and inspiring, whether a first brush with Flamenco or chance to push to the next level, these workshops are an opportunity to learn from one of the bests.

In addition, a specialty workshop is available that follows one of the passions of Karen Lugo, the intersection of Flamenco with Traditional Indian dance. Two beautiful styles that share common roots.

Show - Witness the best

In a unique and personal setting, experience first hand the incredible talent of Karen Lugo that has made her a central figure in contemporary Flamenco dance. Along with Karen presenting her latest work, the show will include performances by local artists. This is an opportunity to see one of Flamenco’s best.



SHOW / Unique and personal

Friday February 22nd 8pm

Bellevue Performing Arts Center





India + Spain


where: Show/Bellevue performing arts center

& Workshops/South Bellevue Community Center


All proceed from the show and workshop will benefit Semilla Flamenca (Chalita Studios) for the construction of the new Studio.