Spain's culture and history are on vibrant display at these entertainment venues, which showcase the best flamenco dancing in Seville. Performances of the Andalusian art form also include guitar music, castanets, and traditional costume. Originally a product of gypsy culture, flamenco is today characterized by spectacle and intensity. It's often performed expressly for tourists as an alternative to rowdier Seville nightlife.
4 El Patio Sevillano
EL ARENAL. You will get a true taste of Spain at El Patio Sevillano. The audience is seated on the Andalusian patio where its members excitedly watch the dancers. You will see magnificent flamenco dancers at their best, as well as performances of other classic Spanish dances and songs. From March to October, there are three shows a night, and from November to February, there are two shows a night.
3 Los Gallos
SANTA CRUZ. This club promises a fun-filled night of flamenco dancing. The lively performers radiate excitement as they dance across the stage before you. You are sure to get caught up in all the fun! Some famous performers have been known to begin their careers here! The cover charge includes your first drink. (95-421-69-81)
2 El Palacio Andaluz
HISTORIC CENTER. This terrific group of artists enjoys performing flamenco dances for its audience. Come to one of the daily shows and also enjoy a delicious dinner while you join in singing and laughing right along with the performers! The meal is traditional Spanish cuisine and is included in the cover charge. This is a dinner theater that you will truly want to visit.
1 El Arenal
EL ARENAL. According to the New York "Times," this is the best flamenco in Seville. You will be surprised and delighted by the vivacious singers and guitarists. You'll be tempted to get up and dance with the music! Come to one of two shows every evening. Shows begin at 9:30pm and then again at 11:30pm. This is a show you don't want to miss! (95-421-64-92)