Presented in conjunction with Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts’ Discovery Series, OrigiNation offers the opportunity to learn about native cultures of Arizona, Spain and Portugal through music, song, dance, storytelling, demonstrations, food tastings, participatory workshops and a special showcase of the celebrated Pure Spanish Horse (Andalusian).
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Ramana Vieira Quintet
The heartfelt, haunting music of fado, known as the Portuguese version of blues, performed by San Francisco-based singer Ramana, who’s been called “the new voice of Portuguese world music” (Mundo Portuguese Magazine).
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
A dynamic and fiery performance featuring internationally trained professional flamenco dancers and musicians.
Asociación Cultural Española de Arizona
ASU’s School of International Letters and Cultures – Spanish and Portuguese
Pepin Restaurante Español
P.R.E – The Foundation for the Pure Spanish Horse
The Discovery Spain + Portugal Advisory Committee
The Discovery Series is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.