Flamenco NZ, founded by Maria Elena in 1993, is located in Auckland, New
Zealand. It was set up with the aim to promote the Art of Flamenco in
New Zealand in all its forms. Flamenco NZ has a fun and vibrant School
of Spanish Arts, offering classes in Dance, Guitar, Singing, Cajon and
Palmas. Flamenco NZ also organises performances, creative concerts, workshops
and lectures about Flamenco. Flamenco NZ acts as an agency offering local
and foreign talent. Flamenco NZ would like to extend a warm welcome to
anyone who wants to learn or is interested in Flamenco, whether it be
for fun, professional or fitness. Bienvenidos !
About Maria Elena
Maria founder of FlamencoNZ, has from a young age dedicated her life to
the Flamenco Arts. Originally from Holland Maria moved to New Zealand
in 1983. Over the last 15 years she has produced, directed and choreographed
numerous Flamenco concerts.
Maria's personal flamenco encounters
Kay Brown has dedicated many years to the Art of Flamenco Dance as well as Greek Gypsy Dance.
She has been involved extensively with coaching Maori Kapa Haka in the past. She is a patient and friendly teacher.