The Flamenco Fantasy Dance Theatre is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of the pure Spanish gypsy and Andalusian art of flamenco.
Maestro René Heredia is a direct descendant of the gitano flamenco puro tradition as passed down to him by generations of his gypsy family and the many talented family friends who shared their knowledge around the Heredia kitchen table. Maestro Heredia has performed with the greatest flamenco artists of his time including Carlos Montoya, Vicente and Mario Escudero, Mario Maya, Carmen Amaya, Sabicas, El Guito, El Farruco, José Greco, La Chunga, Paco de Lucia, and many others.
As a young boy growing up in the south of Spain, René Heredia was surrounded by masters of flamenco dance and guitar music. His father, a pure Spanish Gypsy, taught his impressionable young son the intricacies and elegance of the rich form of expression along with the powerful traditions of Spanish Gypsies
Today, as a performer, teacher, choreographer, mentor, and recording artist, René Heredia is credited with bringing flamenco to Colorado and has received numerous awards, including the Governor%u2019s and Mayor%u2019s Awards for Excellence in the Arts.
René Heredia is the most sensational young flamenco guitarist in the United States. -Sabicas
The guitar playing of René Heredia is the finest tradition of flamenco, creating a flaming intensity that cannot fail to arouse. -The Denver Post
Maestro René Heredia is available for bookings as well as classical and flamenco guitar and dance lessons.