St. Petersburg, Fla. (Nov. 28, 2016) – Direct from Argentina and Uruguay, Tango Lovers – awarded the Latin Ace award as the best musical show of the year – returns to The Mahaffey Sunday, March 26 at 6 p.m.
After an intensive year in Latin America and Asia and a brief season in San Francisco, Tango Lovers’ cast of world-class dancers and musicians present, with dynamism and sensuality, the spirit of the city of Buenos Aires – 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 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 on the planet.
Tickets, $32.50, $42.50, $52.50, $62.50, $68.50, $88.50, go on sale Saturday, Dec. 3 at 10 a.m. Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts members can purchase tickets beginning today at noon. Tickets may be purchased online at themahaffey.com, charge by phone at 727.893.7832 or in person at The Mahaffey Theater Box Office. The Mahaffey Box Office is open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday or at least 90 minutes prior to any ticketed event.
The Mahaffey Theater
The Mahaffey Theater, under the management of Big3 Entertainment, is one of Tampa Bay’s top-rated performing arts venues. Home to the Florida Orchestra, The Mahaffey hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – Broadway, pop, rock, comedy, dance, classical and interactive engagements and exhibitions.
Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat cultural jewel boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums. Additionally, the theater supports the highly successful Class Acts program, which enables school children to experience the performing arts through in-theater performances as well as in-school outreach and extension programs.
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 in 2013. Copa is a member of the Star Alliance, the leading global airline network. For more information, visit www.copa.com.