PAULA COMITRE is one of thé greatest talents of the contemporary flamenco world.
Born in Sevilla in October 15th 1994. She began her dance studies at 3 years old, and at 8 she enters the Professional Dance Conservatory of Sevilla “Antonio Ruiz Soler”. In 2012, she obtains the degree of specialization in Flamenco Dance. That same year, she becomes part of the Centro Andaluz de Danza (CAD).
In 2013 she becomes part of the Ballet Flamenco de Andalucía for the following three years under the direction of Rafaela Carrasco with whom she tours around the most important festivals and national and international theatres, with the shows: “En la memoria del cante”, “Imágenes” (A production which was awarded with the Giraldillo for best show at the XVIII Flamenco Biennial of Sevilla), and “Tierra – Lorca Cancionero Popular” (Which received the Giraldillo for best dance troupe for the XIX Flamenco Biennial of Sevilla.
In May 2015 she receives the second prize for the XVI Andalusian Competition for Young Flamenco Artists (XVI Concurso Andaluz de Jóvenes Flamencos) organized by the Provincial Federation of Flamenco Institutions of Seville (Federación Provincial de Sevilla de Entidades Flamencas).
In 2017 she becomes part of the premier show “El Encuentro” from David Coria Dance Company, at the XXI Jerez Flamenco Festival where she currently performs.
She also appears in the premier show “Nacida Sombra” at the Cordoba Guitar Festival, a production by Rafaela Carrasco, which was awarded with the Critique’s Award at the XXIII Jerez Flamenco Festival in 2018. She currently continues to perform in this show which has toured numerous theatres and festivals, such as Maestranza Theatre of Sevilla, Chaillot National Theatre, Nimes Flamenco Festival, Bruselas Flamenco Festival in Bozar and the Classical Theatre Festival of Almagro.
Her performance reflects a great personality with tremendous energy and sensibility.
She is a stylish Flamencodancer, elegant and of very high standard, gracious and generous.
“Percepción”: Artistic and Technical Staff
Paula Comitre: original idea, dance & choreography
Juan Campallo : guitar
Pepe de Pura & Jesús Corbacho : vocals
Jorge Pérez”El Cubano”: percussion
Pili Cordero & Marina Flamenca: clothing
With sincere thanks to:
Aliquindoi Studio Creativo: video
Paula Comitre: production