[SRM]: Essence of Spain

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[SRM]: Essence of Spain

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The Chefs' House 215 King Street East Toronto, ON M5A 1J9 Canada

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Essence of Spain.

Hola(Hi) everyone,

we have evening for you to feel the essence of Spain. Come and join us as we celebrate this amazing event and enjoy Spanish tapas and beverages, including live performance by talented artists .

Friday, November 16, 2018
6 pm – 9 pm
The Chefs’ House

215 King St E Toronto ON


The Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company

For more information about Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company


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Esmeralda Enrique

Company Director

Esmeralda Enrique is one of the most celebrated Flamenco dance artists in Canada.(more)

María Avila


María Avila has established herself as an independent dancer, singer, choreographer, and teacher. Recent achievements include being awarded a mentorship to study with Myriam Allard in Montreal, receiving professional development grants to study in Spain, as well as performing in the 2016 Coetaní Experimental Flamenco Festival in Athens, Greece. In Vancouver, María has trained with Al Mozaico Flamenco Dance Academy, Karen Flamenco, and completed Centro Flamenco's professional two-year dance program. María launched María Avila Flamenco dance school in 2015 and regularly performs with Calle Verde, Raices y Alas and La Triana.

Angela Déiseach


Details coming soon.

Bahram Aghakhan

Guitarist (Videos)

Bahram Aghakhan is a professional flamenco guitarist and composer who began learning guitar nearly 30 years ago. Since 1994 he has performed in many classical and flamenco concerts including Concierto de Aranjuez by Joaquín Rodrigo & the Double Concierto by Astor Piazzolla. He has released 3 albums: The Song of Matadors recorded with flamenco musician Kaveh Nasehi, Persianas and La Cometa Del Oriente Mediano. In Canada, Bahram has performed at many festivals and events such as Flamenco Festival of Montreal 2014, Tirgan Festival 2015-17 and began collaborating closely with the largest flamenco dance academies: in Montreal with La Puerta Negra (Rae Bowhay) and Studio Pleamar (Myriam Allard), as well as performing with Maestra Lina Moros and in Toronto with Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Academy and María Serrano flamenco dance academy.

He is also a professional guitar instructor with more than 20 years of experience. He worked for more than 2 years as a guitar teacher with SARV MUSIC ACADEMY from 2015 to 2017 and has years of experience in online teaching via Skype to all levels.


On TLN Telelatino


At the Toronto Hispanic Festival


Estrella Damm

Beverage partner

We are proud to have Estrella Damm as our event beverage partner. (Videos)


Essence of Spain ticket @ $65 per person includes:

  • Welcome cocktail and 2 free drink tickets
  • Spanish Tapas delicacies
  • Flamenco Dance Interactive presentation & Performance

*New ticket option

Essence of Spain ticket @ $45 per person includes:

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Spanish Tapas delicacies
  • Flamenco Dance Interactive presentation & Performance

Event Timeline

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Guest arrival and welcome drink

7:00 pm – 7:30 pm: Flamenco Dance Artist interactive presntation

8:00 pm – 8:30 pm: Performance by Flamenco Dance Company

8:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Dessert and beverages

We are thankful to all our sponsors and donors, this event wouldn't be possible without your support and generosity.

George Brown College ~ The Chefs' House ~ Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company ~ Estrella Damm ~ and many more.

Vamonos(Let's go)!