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Antonio Gades obituary

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#1 sandik


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Posted 24 July 2004 - 10:00 AM


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Posted 24 July 2004 - 03:51 PM

Thank you for posting this Sandik. I have little knowledge of flamenco or Gades, but do remember seeing him in Blood Wedding with the Ballet Nacional de Cuba. We--that is, the huddle of ballet fans I knew who went to see the company repeatedly--were absolutely blown away both by the work itself and by Gades' performance.

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Posted 24 July 2004 - 06:12 PM

Gades was an amazing man and dancer. I have all of Saura's videos with him and some bootleg copies of Gades company. The man was hugely influential...for me and many others.

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