HARRISBURG, Pa. – Direct from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tango Fire brings “Flames of Desire” to Live at Rose Lehrman on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at 7:30 p.m. in the Rose Lehrman Arts Center on the Harrisburg Campus of HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College.
Tango Fire brings the passion of tango to the stage with 12 dancers and a quartet of musicians, tracing the art form from its origins in the streets to the elegance of the ballroom. The company features Argentina’s new generation of tango dancers, including five recent world champions.
As tango’s popularity on the contemporary entertainment scene increases, Tango Fire has cemented an international reputation as an innovative and exciting practitioner. The company’s productions are set against the musical backdrop of such tango masters as Astor Piazzolla, Mores, Gardel and Rodriguez.
Patrons are invited to enjoy a free pre-show tango demonstration by PA DanceSport of Hummelstown an hour earlier at 6:30 p.m.
Tango Fire is supported in part by abc27.com and PA DanceSport.
The Live at Rose Lehrman Artist Series season 2013-14 sponsors include: Lois Lehrman Grass Foundation, HACC Foundation, HACC Alumni Association, McCormick Family Foundation, Cultural Enrichment Fund, The Foundation for Enhancing Communities – Rose Lehrman Fund, The Franklin H. and Ruth L. Wells Foundation and PA Council on the Arts. Season 2013-14 media sponsor is abc27-TV.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.LiveatRoseLehrman.org. For more information or a season brochure, call 717-231-ROSE (7673). Join the fun on Facebook, www.facebook.com/LiveatRL, or view the 2013-14 season preview on YouTube at www.youtube.com/LiveatRoseLehrman.