Karyne Arys (Flamenco)

French Flamenco dancer, Karyne Arys, makes her debut at the Pine Mountain Music Festival for the 2018 season.  Born in Orleans, France, she graduated at the age of 15 with the unanimous 1st prize at the National Conservatory at Orleans, and 2nd prize at the "La Scene Francaise" dance competition in Paris.  In order to live her passion for Flamenco dancing, she lived in Seville, Spain, in 1994 for two years, studying with Concha Vargas and Andres Marin at the Academy of Manolo Marin.