The National Institute of Flamenco returns to New Mexico for its 24th annual "Festival Flamenco Internacional de Alburquerque," June 8-12 featuring performances at the University of New Mexico's Rodey Theatre and the National Hispanic Cultural Center.

The five day event features 23 workshops covering an expansive range of flamenco components taught by master artists, the majority of who are coming from as far as Spain. In addition, a number of performances will be staged by experienced dancers from around the world.

For more information, including a schedule of events, contact the National Institute of Flamenco at (505) 242-7600 or