Flamenco Dance

Over the years, flamenco dance has become a prominent dance style. The passion, intensity, and the thunderous footwork often come to mind when thinking about this form of dance. The style is often danced as an improvised solo, from the core of the dancer’s individuality, life-experiences, and his/her soul. Unlike some other dance forms, there is no age limit as to when you should start or finish dancing flamenco! Nowadays, flamenco dance can be seen choreographed for many dancers in big productions around the world!


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Founder of B Major Flamenco Club and Artistic Director of Latido Flamenco

BRENDA BLANCA

Since 1989, Brenda has been actively involved in Chinese Classical and Folk Dance in Hong Kong. As a dancer, she has received various dance competition awards in Hong Kong between the years of 1989 and 1993. She completed the Chinese Folk Dance examination from the Dance Association in Beijing and was certified as a Professional Dance Teacher in December 2004. As a dance teacher, she has over 15 years of dance teaching experience. 
In 1991, she started to learn flamenco dance in Hong Kong. From April 2005 to May 2006, Brenda furthered her study of this art form in one of the flamenco capitals of the world: Seville, Spain. Upon finishing her courses, she obtained an Advanced Flamenco Dance Diploma in Seville. Brenda has studied with some of the great flamenco dance masters including, JUANA AMAYA, JUAN POLVILLO, ALICIA MARQUEZ, MANUELA RIOS, PILAR ORTEGA, MANUELA REYES, MIGUEL VARGAS, MARIBEL RAMOS, and a workshop with EL FARRUQUITO. She has also completed the intensive course at FUNDACION CRISTINA HEEREN DE ARTE FLAMENCO.
In Hong Kong, Brenda founded the B Major Flamenco Club and now serves as the Artistic Director. Aside from teaching her own flamenco classes, she teaches flamenco dance at the University of Hong Kong HKU SPACE, The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC), and the flamenco dance curriculum at The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA). As an artistic director and a flamenco dance teacher, she exemplifies the understanding of flamenco as its own art form, while focusing on individuality, footwork, technique and compás (rhythm). In addition, her instruction goes beyond that of flamenco dance as her spectacular choreography and artistic direction have been noticed in performances around Hong Kong. 

Flamenco Dance Classes with Brenda Blanca

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TECHNIQUE (Elementary) 4:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary) @ Shek Tong Tsui Sports Centre, 5/F Activity Room
Oct 1 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary level.
MARTINETE (Elementary) 5:00 PM
MARTINETE (Elementary) @ Shek Tong Tsui Sports Centre, 5/F Activity Room
Oct 1 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class exploring the choreography of the Sevillanas, the festive dance of Sevilla!
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) 6:00 PM
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) @ Shek Tong Tsui Sports Centre, 5/F Activity Room
Oct 1 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the basics of Flamenco techniques in compas, footwork and body control. The class is suitable for absolute beginners and students at a beginners level who want to further explore the basics.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 8:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Java Road Sports Centre, 3/F Large Activity Room
Oct 3 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary to intermediate level.
BULERIAS (Elementary to Intermediate) 9:00 PM
BULERIAS (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Java Road Sports Centre, 3/F Large Activity Room
Oct 3 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A class exploring the palo of Bulerias with a focus on individualizing your own “fin de fiesta” bit!
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TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary) 2:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary) @ Island East Sports Centre, G/F Dance Room
Oct 7 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at a beginners to elementary level.
FARRUCA (Beginners to Elementary) 3:00 PM
FARRUCA (Beginners to Elementary) @ Island East Sports Centre, G/F Dance Room
Oct 7 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A choreography class on the palo of Farruca for students at a beginners to elementary level.
MANTON TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 5:00 PM
MANTON TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, 4/F Dance Room
Oct 7 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the manton (flamenco shawl). Students are required to bring their own mantones to each class.
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate) 6:00 PM
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate) @ Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, 4/F Dance Room
Oct 7 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the bata de cola for students at an intermediate level.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary) 4:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary) @ Shek Tong Tsui Sports Centre, 5/F Activity Room
Oct 8 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary level.
MARTINETE (Elementary) 5:00 PM
MARTINETE (Elementary) @ Shek Tong Tsui Sports Centre, 5/F Activity Room
Oct 8 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class exploring the choreography of the Sevillanas, the festive dance of Sevilla!
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) 6:00 PM
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) @ Shek Tong Tsui Sports Centre, 5/F Activity Room
Oct 8 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the basics of Flamenco techniques in compas, footwork and body control. The class is suitable for absolute beginners and students at a beginners level who want to further explore the basics.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 8:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park Sports Centre, G/F Dance Room
Oct 10 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary to intermediate level.
TURNS & COMPAS (Elementary to Intermediate) 9:00 PM
TURNS & COMPAS (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park Sports Centre, G/F Dance Room
Oct 10 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A class focusing on flamenco turns and control in body movement, as well as compas and rhythm training.
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TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary) 1:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary) @ Quarry Bay Sports Centre, 6/F Dance Room
Oct 14 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at a beginners to elementary level.
FARRUCA (Beginners to Elementary) 2:00 PM
FARRUCA (Beginners to Elementary) @ Quarry Bay Sports Centre, 6/F Dance Room
Oct 14 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
A choreography class on the palo of Farruca for students at a beginners to elementary level.
ABANICO TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 5:00 PM
ABANICO TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Quarry Bay Sports Centre, 6/F Dance Room
Oct 14 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the abanico (flamenco fan). Students are required to bring their own abanicos to each class.
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate) 6:00 PM
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate) @ Quarry Bay Sports Centre, 6/F Dance Room
Oct 14 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the bata de cola for students at an intermediate level.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary) 4:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary) @ Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, 4/F Dance Room
Oct 15 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary level.
MARTINETE (Elementary) 5:00 PM
MARTINETE (Elementary) @ Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, 4/F Dance Room
Oct 15 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class exploring the choreography of the Sevillanas, the festive dance of Sevilla!
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 8:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, 4/F Dance Room
Oct 17 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary to intermediate level.
BULERIAS (Elementary to Intermediate) 9:00 PM
BULERIAS (Elementary to Intermediate) @ Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, 4/F Dance Room
Oct 17 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A class exploring the palo of Bulerias with a focus on individualizing your own “fin de fiesta” bit!
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TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary) 2:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary)
Oct 21 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at a beginners to elementary level.
FARRUCA (Beginners to Elementary) 3:00 PM
FARRUCA (Beginners to Elementary)
Oct 21 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A choreography class on the palo of Farruca for students at a beginners to elementary level.
MANTON TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 5:00 PM
MANTON TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 21 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the manton (flamenco shawl). Students are required to bring their own mantones to each class.
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate) 6:00 PM
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate)
Oct 21 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the bata de cola for students at an intermediate level.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary) 4:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary)
Oct 22 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary level.
SEVILLANAS (Elementary to Intermediate) 5:00 PM
SEVILLANAS (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 22 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class exploring the choreography of the Sevillanas, the festive dance of Sevilla!
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) 6:00 PM
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners)
Oct 22 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the basics of Flamenco techniques in compas, footwork and body control. The class is suitable for absolute beginners and students at a beginners level who want to further explore the basics.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 8:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 24 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary to intermediate level.
TURNS & COMPAS (Elementary to Intermediate) 9:00 PM
TURNS & COMPAS (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 24 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A class focusing on flamenco turns and control in body movement, as well as compas and rhythm training.
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TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary) 2:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Beginners to Elementary)
Oct 28 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at a beginners to elementary level.
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) 3:00 PM
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners)
Oct 28 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A class focusing on the basics of Flamenco techniques in compas, footwork and body control. The class is suitable for absolute beginners and students at a beginners level who want to further explore the basics.
ABANICO TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 5:00 PM
ABANICO TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 28 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the abanico (flamenco fan). Students are required to bring their own abanicos to each class.
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate) 6:00 PM
BATA DE COLA TECHNIQUE (Intermediate)
Oct 28 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques of the bata de cola for students at an intermediate level.
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TECHNIQUE (Elementary) 4:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary)
Oct 29 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary level.
MARTINETE (Elementary) 5:00 PM
MARTINETE (Elementary)
Oct 29 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
A class exploring the choreography of the Sevillanas, the festive dance of Sevilla!
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FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners) 7:00 PM
FLAMENCO BASICS & SEVILLANAS (Beginners)
Oct 31 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
A class focusing on the basics of Flamenco techniques in compas, footwork and body control. The class is suitable for absolute beginners and students at a beginners level who want to further explore the basics.
TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate) 8:00 PM
TECHNIQUE (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 31 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
A class focusing on the techniques in footwork, body movement and compas for students at an elementary to intermediate level.
BULERIAS (Elementary to Intermediate) 9:00 PM
BULERIAS (Elementary to Intermediate)
Oct 31 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A class exploring the palo of Bulerias with a focus on individualizing your own “fin de fiesta” bit!

Technique Classes

HK$800 monthly course (4 lessons)
HK$250 per lesson

Choreography / Castanets & Palmas / Turns & Compas Classes

HK$250 per lesson

Bata de Cola Technique Classes

HK$1,280 monthly course (4 lessons)
HK$380 per lesson

Spots are limited on a first-come-first-served basis. Enroll now!


Private One-to-One / Small Group Classes:

Please contact flamenco@bbbmajor.com or call 2816 0381 for a quote.


How to enroll:

  1. Write an e-mail with your name, telephone number, and e-mail address to flamenco@bbbmajor.com .
  2. Wait for our confirmation e-mail or phone call.
  3. Pay the total amount in CASH at your first lesson.

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to email  flamenco@bbbmajor.com .