Until 21 May 2006. In La Historia, choreography by Miguel Angel Zotto. Four couples perform numbers suggestive of everything from the sexual to the wanton, to the downright seamy all of them tango. The show spans practically the entire history of the tango, with its backstreet beginnings in the brothels of Buenos Aires, to the more refined nightclub nuances acquired during the tangos heyday in Paris in the 30s, on to the rustic variants of the milonga style of tango dancing. A full tango band - conducted by a master of the bandoneon - performs both Carlos Gardel classics such as La Cumparsita and more modern numbers such as Astor Piazzolas Libertango with gusto.

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Address Teatro Sistina, Via Sistina 129, tel. 064200711.

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Compagnia Tango x 2.

Teatro Sistina, Via Sistina 129, tel. 064200711.