Festival Flamenco Porrina de Badajoz

Festival Flamenco Porrina de Badajoz

Organized by the Federación Provincial de Peñas Flamencas de Badajoz, the Festival Flamenco Porrina de Badajoz is held during the month of June with a succession of flamenco concerts in the city.  The festival takes its name from Jose Molina Salazar, a flamenco singer better known as “Porrina of Badajoz”.  Salazar was from the city and famous for his exceptional singing style as well as his unforgettable stage presence.  The city of Badajoz erected a monument in his memory in the Plaza de la Soledad. Today in his honor the festival attracts some of the best flamenco voices in the region.
Where: Badajoz (Extremadura Province) Date: June Web: teatrolopezdeayala.es