About the Show
Venta Luciano is located in the coastal town of Almuñécar in the province of Granada. Opened in 1956, the restaurant has a long history of presenting authentic flamenco in the Costa Tropical. This tradition continues with the most recent flamenco show in Venta Luciano, “Aires de Sacromonte”. Held Friday nights from May through October in a typical Andalusian setting, ticket options include the show with drink or a barbecue dinner served before the performance.
The flamenco show in Venta Luciano is directed by Tatiana Garrido, daughter of the well known dancer and professor “Mariquilla”. The production includes Luis Mariano, awarded national first prize guitarist in 2007, along with singer Manuel Heredia and dancers Kika Quesada and Agustín Barajas. The show is composed of two sets covering several styles of flamenco: Jaleos, Tarantos, Alegrías, Soleá por Bulerías, Tangos de Graná and the final closure, or Fin de Fiesta.
Over the years many of flamenco’s greatest have graced the stage in Venta Luciano, with singers such as Juanito Valderrama, El Cabrero, José Merce and Luis de Córdoba, amongst others. Dancers such as Mariquilla, Luci Montes, Manuela Carrasco and Dolores Vargas "La Terremoto" Maruja Garrido, as well as guitarists Paco Cepero, Manolo Franco, Paco del Gastor, and Jose Luis Postigo. The special barbecue dinner has also been a long standing custom in Venta Luciano. The restaurant specialty of roast chicken over open coals along with other regional specialties have been perfected over the decades.
The tickets will not be sent by post. The confirmation email will serve as your tickets and the reservation will be held under your name at the venue. You can either print the confirmation email or present a copy of the email on a Smartphone or tablet. If you are not able to print or present a copy of the email on a Smartphone or tablet, please send us an email directly after finalizing the purchase and we will arrange entry presenting photo identification (Passport, driver's license or other national identity card).