Flamenco dancer returns for peninsula shows

Seattle-based Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes and singer/multi-instrumentalist Diego Amador Jr. will present “Night Flowers,” an evening of flamenco, at the Gardiner Community Center, 980 Old Gardiner Road, on Monday, July 25.

The pair will also present “Night Flowers” on Friday, July 29, at the Palindrome at Eaglemount winery, 1893 S. Jacob Miller Road, in Port Townsend.

Tickets for either show are $28 for general admission, $42 for VIP seating, $18 for students and $12 for children.

Get tickets for the Gardiner show at eventbrite.com/e/271782678307, and the Port Townsend show at eventbrite.com/e/329061490777.

Fuentes, a flamenco dancer, and producer, has independently produced and danced in more than 400 performances and workshops featuring internationally recognized Spanish Flamenco artists. She was born in Seattle to parents of Puerto Rican and Irish ancestry. Amador Jr. was born into flamenco royalty: his father is the celebrated flamenco pianist/composer Diego Amador and his uncles are Rafael and Raimundo Amador (Pata Negra). The 27-year-old Amador is an extraordinary multi-instrumentalist who recently released his first full-length album, “Presente en el Tiempo.”