Ballet: Tap Ole and Tango Fire at Peacock Theatre, London

Tap Ole  – 03-May to 07-May 2011

From sold out audiences at the Edinburgh Festival to winning the audience award of the International Festival of Valladolid, Tap Ole is a company with a long history of success, performing all over the world to critical acclaim. The company is described by critics as ‘spectacular and innovative…technically flawless’, ‘charming and exuberant show’ and ‘perfect synchronicity, stunning technical precision…you never want them to stop’.

Expanding their original program to include 4 additional dancers and musicians, Tapeando is a new creation fusing tap dance and Spanish guitar, exploring the infinite sound and choreographic possibilities of this union. Latin, jazz and Mediterranean music and rhythms mix with flamenco and tap dance and serve to inspire the dancers and musicians to create this new show.

Tango Fire – 12-April to 23-April 2011

Direct from Buenos Aires, following sell-out seasons in New York, London, Barcelona, Hamburg, and Cape Town, Argentina’s hottest dance show returns to the UK with their brand new show Tango Fire – Flames of Desire.

This sizzling show features ten sensational dancers including three world Tango champions, accompanied by Quatrotango, a quartet of brilliant musicians and one of Argentina’s finest young singers.

As one of the most popular dance forms world-wide, Tango Fire – Flames of Desire, combines the rawness and sophistication, sexy yet sensual side of tango. The men are strong and smouldering, the women all curves and long legs and their world is danger and dazzle. This is tango at its most seductive and fiery!