Lorena Franco

She made contact with dance for the first time at age 5 at the Nieves Camacho dance academy in Córdoba, continuing her training at the flamenco dance studio Encarna López and Rafael del Pino “Keko”. In Spanish dance she studied at the Professional Conservatory of Córdoba, Luis del Río.

In the years 2005-2007 she was part of the Andalusian Dance Center under the direction of maestro José Granero. She takes Spanish dance courses with Manuel Carrillo, Paco Mora, Paco Romero or Juanjo Linares. In contemporary dance she studied with Trinidad Sevillano, Genesia Kindelan, Anael Martín, Pilar Pérez Calvete, María Rovira and Miguel Vázquez. In addition, he studies flamenco with Daniel Navarro, Eva Yerbabuena, Javier Latorre, Edu Lozano, Andrés Marín, Isabel Bayón, Matilde Coral, Rafael Estévez “Manzaneque”, Álvaro Paños, Rubén Olmo, Antonio Canales, Nani Paños, Rafael Campallo, Adela Campallo or Andrés Peña.

From 2007 until today, she is a member of the Eva Yerbabuena Flamenco Ballet with the shows “5 Mujeres 5” (2007, 2008); “A cuatro voces” (2007-2009); “The memory spindle” (2007, 2008); “Santo y seña” (2007-2009); Tribute X Anniversary Flamenco Ballet Eva Yerbabuena (2008); “Lluvia” (2010-2016); “Federico según Lorca” (2011-2015); “Apariencias” (2016).

Between 2001-2004 she was a member of the show “Siempre … flamenco” directed by Inmaculada Aguilar and sponsored by Cajasur, which also includes renowned personalities such as cantaor José de la Tomasa.

Participation in the show “Invitación a la danza” organized by the Orchestra of Córdoba.

Participation in the Flamenco Dance Gala (Pro Alzheimer Association “San Rafael”) at the Gran Teatro de Córdoba.

2005-2006

Acts in the XIV Flamenco Biennial, in the Tribute to Maestro Granero (Giraldillo Award for the best choreography) year 2006.

Participation as soloist in the cycle of performances of the singer Manuel Cuevas (winner of the Lámpara Minera award), highlighting thw one at the Cante de las Minas Festival of La Unión.

Member of the II National Dance Congress held in Córdoba.

2007-2008.

Member of the Chiqui de Jerez Company with the shows “Carmen” and “Pasión Andalusia”, during a tour in Italy (San Remo, Florence, Milan, Torino, Catania …).

Performance in the “Scalo 76” program of the first Italian channel (RAI)

Dance teacher at Hini Educare S.L.

Dance teacher at the Tempo School (Sevilla).

2008-2010

She is part of the show “Bailando a Camarón”, directed and choreographed by Javier Latorre.

Participates as a soloist in a circuit of clubs and tablaos in the province of Cádiz.

Participates in the XIII Festival de Jerez, with the Company of Andrés Peña and Pilar Ogalla in the show “Cádiz de la Frontera”.

She joined the Company of Daniel Navarro, in the show “Cálida hondura”, premiered in the second “Noche Blanca del Flamenco” in Córdoba, as a soloist.

2011-2018.

She works as a soloist in the tablao Los Gallos (Seville), Las Tablas (Madrid), Los Tarantos (Barcelona), Tablao Ramblas (Barcelona), Las Carboneras (Madrid), among others.

She is a soloist of the show organized by the Seville City Council in collaboration with the Eva Yerbabuena Flamenco Ballet “Devoción y persuasión. Santas de Zurbarán “.

She works as a soloist and teacher in Japan for the company Iberia, represented by Teruo Kabaya.

She participates as a teacher in the Flamenco Estudio Danza school directed by Tamara López and Úrsula López.

She is part of the Condarça flamenco company with the show Romero de Torres.

Collaborates as a soloist in the show “Rojo y rosa” by guitarist Agustín Carbonell “El Bola”.

She began the work of repeater at the Flamenco Ballet Eva la Yerbabuena.

2017

She is part of the cast of Tablao Garlochi in Tokyo during the months of February, March and April.

Teacher in schools such as Alicia Márquez and Flamenco Estudio Danza by Úrsula López.

Solo dancer of Tablao Flamenco Los Gallos.