Arte Flamenco studio (formerly known as La Ronda and Amargo) started in 1997 with flamenco program in the Rakvere Theatre performance “Don Juan or love or The Love of Geometry”, at the same time being the bachelor thesis of studio head Maria Rääk (department of choreography in Tallinn University). During its history the studio had branches in Tartu, Pärnu, Viljandi, Rapla, Paide, Keila, Kolga and Saku. Now the studio functions mainly in Tallinn.
Beside flamenco dance Arte Flamenco studio offers classes in castanets and cajon (flamenco percussion instrument), courses in history of flamenco and Spanish culture. Beside classes our students can show their gained skills during 2 season concerts of the year.
The teacher of the Arte Flamenco studio is Maria Rääk, and our substitute teachers are Elisa Ritsing, Margot Salumets, Evelin Roogna ja Sirly Pikknurm.