41st Juan Breva Flamenco Festival

juan breva flamenco festival

What? The 40th Juan Breva Flamenco Festival

Why go? Whether for the flamenco curious or the full-blown aficionado, the region’s main annual flamenco event is not to be missed.

When? December 15th at 21:00 hours

Where? Teatro del Carmen in Velez-Malaga

How much? 15€

A Bit of History

Juan Breva was born in Velez-Malaga in 1844 and died in Malaga on June 8, 1918. He is a very famous name in the world of flamenco: a master and an innovator in every way, developing his own flamenco style he sang and played the guitar. In his day he was so famous that it is said he requested to be paid in gold and performed for royalty. Now his contribution to flamenco is celebrated every year with a performance in the theatre of Velez.

Festival de Juan Breva, Velez-Malaga

Dancers: Moises and Fatima Navarro

Singers: El Pele and Rocio Lopez La Boterita

Guitar: Nino Seve and Ruben Portillo

Ticket Offices

  • Palacio de Beniel – Concejalía de Cultura. Tel: 952507613 and 952507401
  • Tourist Office Torre Del Mar. Tel: 952541104


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