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Tango! – from Buenos Aires to Seinäjoki

Upcoming performances

Main auditorium

  • Wed 30/04/2014 7:00 pm
  • Sat 03/05/2014 7:00 pm
  • Sat 10/05/2014 7:30 pm

Tango! – from Buenos Aires to Seinäjoki

Interpretations of Argentinian and Finnish tango electrify the Opera Main Stage in an evening of dance created and hosted by Finnish dance legend Jorma Uotinen. Tango! - From Buenos Aires to Seinäjoki features the Finnish National Opera Orchestra, soloists Angelika Klas, Heidi Pakarinen, Johanna Rusanen-Kartano, Mika Pohjonen and Matti Salminen, twenty dancers from the Finnish National Ballet and ballroom dancers Katja Koukkula and Jussi Väänänen.

It's party time after the concert on May Day Eve! Tango Orchestra Unto will provide the music, and the Opera Restaurant will provide the catering. Here's to spring!  

Order your special May Day opera ticket package at (liput@opera.fi, tel. (09) 4030 2210). And do not forget to book a table and order drinks at the Opera restaurant (ravintolapalvelut@opera.fi, tel. (09) 4030 2377).

Tickets EUR 20-42
Special May Day ticket and banquet package (incl. concert ticket, ball and meal) EUR 70-87

Duration 2 h, 1 intermission
 
 
  • Conductor Pertti Pekkanen
  • Konseptin suunnittelu Jorma Uotinen
  • Choreography Katja Koukkula, Jussi Väänänen
  • Sets Anna Kontek
  • Costumes Anna Kontek
  • Lighting design Matti Leinonen
 
  • Host Jorma Uotinen
  • Tanssijat Katja Koukkula / Jussi Väänänen

Show time: Wed 30 Apr 2014 19:00

  • Host Jorma Uotinen
  • Tanssijat Katja Koukkula, Jussi Väänänen

Show time: Sat 3 May 2014 19:00

  • Host Jorma Uotinen
  • Tanssijat Katja Koukkula, Jussi Väänänen

Show time: Sat 10 May 2014 19:30

  • Host Jorma Uotinen
  • Tanssijat Katja Koukkula, Jussi Väänänen