Inmaculada Aranda

(Cordoba, 1983). Achieves medium professional degree title of Spanish Dance at the Conservatory Luis del Río of Córdoba, studying with teachers like Maica Moyano, Inmaculada Calvo, Maria del Carmen del Río, Maria del Carmen Jiménez, Estrella Muñiz, Maria Fernanda Alvarez, and Inmaculada Aguilar. She studied flamenco in Córdoba private schools as in Maria “La Chata”s, 1991-2003. She studies flamenco with dancer and teacher Merche Esmeralda. Bachelor of Pedagogy of Spanish Dance, with teachers like Merche Esmeralda, Elvira Andrés, Rosa Ruiz, Juanjo Linares. Workshops conducted with “El Mimbre”, 1998; Fernando Romero, 2001; Inmaculada Aguilar, 98-99; Paco Mora, 2002; Eva Yerbabuena, 2003; Edu Lozano, 2003; Antonio Márquez, within his own company, 2003; Pepa Montes, 2007; Carlos Chamorro and Alfonso Losa, 2008.

Performance at the commemorative festival of Andalusia in Toulouse, 1998. Participation as a dancer in the charity Alzheimer’s festival, Córdoba.

A soloist since 2000: flamenco festivals around the country sharing the stage with “El Cabrero”, “La Macanita”, Arcángel, “El Pele”, Manolo Franco, Capullo de Jerez, Calixto Sánchez, Jerónimo Maya, José Menese, Miguel Ortega, Tina Pavón, Chano Lobato, Terremoto hijo, Chocolate, among others.

Participation as a dancer in operas and operettas as “Carmen,” “La Traviata,” “La verbena de la Paloma”, Córdoba, 2002.

Performance with the show “Arabian Nights”, Teatro La Latina Madrid, next to Miguel Toleo, in November 2003.

Acting as a dancer in the opera “Carmen” at the Olympic Stadium in Seoul (South Korea), 2004.

Japan tour with the company Domingo Ortega, 2004. She later works in this company participating in the show “Orfeo”.

International Gala released in Morocco in November 2005.

Show at Festival Gorbiu, France, as a soloist in August 2007.

Participation as a soloist in the show “El emigrante” by Manuel Gutiérrez in the flamenco festival in Nimes (France), 2008.

Three-month contract with the company from Paris “Flamenco Flamenk’a” at the Lyric Theatre in London, 2008.

Six-month contract in the tablao “El Flamenco” in Tokyo (Japan) dancing and lecturing (2009).

Part of the show “Moralejas” by José Porcel in 2010.

Third national prize in alegrías in La Perla de Cádiz, 2010.

Semifinalist of the International Festival of Cante de Las Minas, La Unión, 2010.

Award as a finalist for the National Flamenco Art of Córdoba, 2010.

Tour of two and half months by the US as first dancer in the company José Porcel.

Premiere with the company Pepe Flores show “Mi verdad” in Teatro La Latina, Madrid, 2012.

She collaborates as a dancer in the show David Paniagua “Mi alma” in the Netherlands, 2012.

Suma Flamenca Prize in the Contest of Choreography of Spanish and Flamenco Dance in Madrid, 2012.

Collaboration as a soloist in the show “Sinergia” by Manuel Liñán in Atlanta (Georgia, USA), 2013.

Collaboration as a soloist in the show “Depende del momento” by David Paniagua, 2013.

Soloist in the company of José Porcel with the shows “Con la que está cayendo” and “Arte”, 2013.

From 2004 to now she works in tablaos of Madrid as the Corral de la Pacheca, Casa Patas, Las Carboneras, Villarrosa, Corral de la Moreria.

Since early 2013 she teaches at the School of Amor de Dios of Madrid.

Since 2014, she works in the company of Manuel Liñán with the show “Nómada”. She has performed at various events such as the Festival de Jerez, the Bienal of Sevilla, Madrid en Dance, Flamenco Festival London, Flamenco Festival New York and Miami.