SAN FRANCISCO, CA – 8 July, 2016 – SAN FRANCISCO Bay Area will boast with the dynamism and sensuality of a young troupe arriving to the HERBST THEATER for a weekend performing the show awarded as THE BEST MUSICAL SHOW of THE YEAR by the Latin Association of Critics of Entertainment (ACE) in New York. TANGO LOVERS has been the only Tango Show being honored with such award in the 48 years of existence of Latin ACE.
The award winning Uruguayan singer and producer Alfredo Lerida and the World Tango Dance Champion, the Argentinean young tango dance superstar, Marcos Ayala with a cast of world class dancers and musicians present with a fresh air the spirit of the city of Buenos Aires bringing an avant-garde vision and a perfect mixture of the classical and contemporary.
Tango Lovers and its extraordinary cast tell stories from past times to present showing the magic and sensuality of the dance of Rio de la Plata: Tango.
Tango was declared in 2009 part of the world’s “intangible cultural heritage” by UNESCO and for the last two decades, it has been expanding through the popular milongas established by tangueros throughout the world. Tango Lovers’ mission is to reach diverse population, generations and cultures through an exquisite and glamorous balance of classical tango and contemporary dance and its masterful interpretation of one of the most sensuous musical genres in the planet.
Through COPA Airlines’ sponsorship, San Francisco will be able to enjoy an amazing show directly from Buenos Aires and Montevideo after a successful season in Latin America and before a long tour in Asia.
Superb aesthetics, breathtaking costumes, excellence of its musicians, more than a perfect choreographic work and powerful interpretation are some of the critics that the audiences have made after TANGO LOVERS’ performances.
From September 8th thru the 11th, TANGO LOVERS will bring to the city of San Francisco a renewed show for the audiences’ delight and for the taste of tangueros of all generations.
For more information visit www.tangolovers.com
A BIT OF TANGO HISTORY
Argentina and Uruguay have been exporting their talent to the world from the early 1900’s making tango universally known in all continents. Prominent names in the tango arena such as Villoldo, Francisco Canaro, Carlos Gardel, Gerardo Matos and Astor Piazzola are widely known around the globe. People from all over the world and different cultures is attracted by the genre and thousands of Milongas – or houses where tango is danced – exist in distant countries such as Russia, Japan, China, Australia, Turkey, Morocco, Germany, etc. In 2009, this deep-rooted tradition of dance and music from the Rio de la Plata basin was declared by the United Nations as part of the world’s “intangible cultural heritage”.
ABOUT TANGO LOVERS
Originally founded by Alfredo Lerida, recognized as Tango Artist of the year in New York, Tango Lovers is under the direction and choreographic creation of Marcos Ayala, a world tango dance champion in Japan and an ACE awarded artist. The company boasts a world class ensemble of multiple award winning and internationally renowned cast of 20 artists, Tango Lovers Company puts together all the passion, sensuality and dynamism of the genre.
With a global vision and the objective to reach different generations, Tango Lovers Company proposes a unique perspective with an exquisite and glamorous balance of classical tango and tango show, from the Golden ages to contemporary times and inspired by the vortex of big cities and relationships among people, Tango Lovers Company displays avant-garde aesthetics bringing a masterful interpretation of one of the most sensuous musical genres in the planet.
Visit www.tangolovers.com for events information.
ABOUT COPA AIRLINES
Copa Airlines, the leading Latin American airline and official airline of Tango Lovers Company, currently offers service to 69 destinations in 30 countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean through the Hub of the Americas in Panama. Operating one of the youngest and most modern fleets in the industry, Copa has received numerous awards for its world-class service, including Skytrax awards for “Best Airline and “Best Cabin and Airport Crew” in Central America and the Caribbean. Copa is a member of the Star Alliance, the leading global airline network.
For more information, visit www.copa.com
Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eTFPPkmDQlA
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Company Name: TL Tango Lovers Org
Contact Person: Pierina Asti
Country: United States