Laura Uhe has worked professionally as a flamenco dancer, choreographer and teacher for over 20 years throughout Australia .

Laura Uhe Flamenco Dancer

She was trained in classical ballet (RAD) from the age of 4. At 14 she was a member of the Perth City Ballet Youth Company, touring Scotland and Europe as part of the Aberdeen International Festival of the Arts.

She began studying flamenco dance in 1985, initially training in Australia with Gunta Hamra, Deanna Blacher, Chari Saldana, Diana Reyes and Antonio Vargas. She then studied in Spain under many luminary Flamenco artists including La Tati, Carmela Creco, Manuela Carracso, Ciro, Paco Romero, Sara Baras, Chua Alba, Ana Romero, Pepa Molina and Manuela Carrasco.

Laura has appeared in numerous theatre productions and major festivals including the Melbourne Festival of the Arts, Brunswick Music Festival, Port Fairy Festival, Apollo Bay Festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival and Sydney Carnivale.

She has been a guest choreographer and teacher for Chunky Moves in their production of ‘Wanted – Ballet for A Contemporary Democracy. She has also made musical recordings with local Jazz ensembles, the Doug Anthony All Stars and with ABC Music Deli and SBS TV.

In 2009 and 2010 she performed with the Australian Opera in Carmen in Melbourne and in Asia.

Most recently she co-produced and performed in Suena Flamenc,a a collaboration with flamenco artists from Sydney, Melbourne and Spain.

Along with her own classes at The Space in Prahran, she has taught with Danceworld , VCASS , the VCA and the Institute of Classical Ballet.

Known for her detailed, inclusive and generous teaching , many of the current generation of flamenco dancers and teachers in Melbourne have studied under her.

The following articles are a limited selection of Laura Uhe’s appearances as reported by The Flamenco Australia Magazine over the last year.

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Laura Uhe teaches flamenco dance at The Space, Chapel Street, Prahran. Classes every Tuesday: Beginners 7pm and Intermediate 8.30pm.

Below is a list of articles tagged with ‘Laura Uhe’…

Cositas Flamencas presents Suena Flamenco

Cositas Flamencas presents Suena Flamenco

Supported by Redchair.com.au, flamenco singer, Olayo Jiménez is in town and performing nationally. His Melbourne performance takes place on...
Tres Cuadros Flamenco Show

Tres Cuadros Flamenco Show

Tres Cuadros is a flamenco performance playing at the Mechanics Institute in Melbourne from Thursday the 14th of April to Sunday the 17th of...
Flamenco At The Prom

Flamenco At The Prom

Like a true viking, Vikingo De Jerez (Australian flamenco guitarist) is well under way on his BULERIANDO tour of Australia. Armed with; an Andalusian...
Vikingo De Jerez Album Launch

Vikingo De Jerez Album Launch

R OWLAND SCHULTZ, aka The Viking of Jerez, is all set to unveil his debut Solo Album and will be promoting the launch via a series of live gigs...
BULERIANDO… Tune Up

BULERIANDO… Tune Up

In preparation for his national tour and the launch of a long-awaited CD, Australian flamenco guitarist, Rowland Schultz (aka Vikingo De Jerez)...
Open Studio Melbourne October

Open Studio Melbourne October

Original photo by Mystroh Open Studio in Northcote (Melbourne) proudly embraced flamenco in 2010 and is quickly and accidentally becoming the...
Flamenco at Open Studio

Flamenco at Open Studio

Vikingo de Jerez willl perform once more at Open Studio in Northcote, a Melbourne secret that showcases gypsy music and international rhythms. The...
A Night In Spain

A Night In Spain

As part of Rippon Lea Estate’s entertainment program in Melbourne, the historic estate – built in 1868 – hosted a Spanish themed evening...