Tango Porteño Show is an amazing display of Buenos Aires but also Argentinean culture, with colorful dance numbers of traditional tango followed by humorous stage tango. There are also outstanding demonstrations of gaucho folk dance. Tango Porteno Show is steps away from the mythic Obelisk and is home of the biggest tango shows in Buenos Aires.
At Tango Porteno Show is the recreation of the spirit of the 30s and 40s, the golden age of tango, and witness of the creations of the main classics of this unique music. The scenography becomes another member of the cast faithfully recreating the great salons of the Golden Age of tango, and there are also picturesque representations of the slums and the low neighborhoods that were the cradle of the beloved tango.
Tango Porteño Show offers the most imposing dance and musical cast, with more than 25 artists on stage. They know how to delight us with very well put together choreographies, escorted my huge musical talent. Here you will find traditional tango "to the floor", this is when feet are barely lift, like "brushing" the floor while making creative arabesques. There is a lot of humor at Tango Porteño Show with the animated group dances of stage tango, and of great artistic skill.
One of the highlights of the evening is the moment of Argentinean folk dance, when two dancers make super demonstrations of our own and vernacular dance ritual. These rituals are part of the gaucho traditions, and believe us, you will be yearning for more of the energy of our folk dance.
Lighting design is outstanding when creating a captivating surrounding to the different dance numbers. This theater featuring beautiful Art Deco, evokes the grand musical theaters of the olden times, when tango was present in every corner of Buenos Aires.
The band of seven musicians recreate the rhythm of the great composers of the golden times. The performance is faithful to the originals, which are performed with passionate precision.
Would you like to take your first tango lesson? You are welcome to join the group class at NO EXTRA CHARGE. The class is given by the same artists who you will see performing later on the stage.
The waiting staff provides an efficient service to all the tables, which are individual to each party. Despite that Tango Porteno Show is in the biggest theater, visibility is never compromised. The menu is a display of true Argentinean traditions with options like steak that will melt in your mouth, or an assortment of vernacular desserts.
Tango Porteño Show has the perfect balance between the picaresque of traditional tango and the skillful pirouettes of stage tango. All the show, from the tango, the folk dance and the music are wonderful sample of the Argentinean culture.
Starts at: 8.30pm dinner, 10.10pm show. (Free optional Tango Lessons)
Show duration: 1,30 hours.
Transport: Included at no cost when paying in USD cash or PayPal.
When paying in pesos we can organize it at an extra cost.
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12 musicians on stage.