The female flamenco dancer's form elongated by the bata de cola is one of the most emblematic images of flamenco dance.
To celebrate the addition of our new technique class for the bata de cola (now available for all deFB members) we thought it might be fun to explore the history of the bata de cola in flamenco dance.
Possible origins of the bata de cola
Of course when it comes to the history of anything to do with flamenco dance there aren’t many definitive sources of information.
The following is what I have been able to glean from online research but unfortunately there isn’t much to be found.
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