The International Granada Tango Festival
A Spanish course in Spain: The International Tango Festival is one of the leading Music and Dance Festivals in the cultural programme of Granada.
The year of its inception (1988), it indeed became a pioneer in Europe for the «Tango Festival»
Taking place in March and lasting five or more nights, the Festival offers spectacular shows, live music, dance classes, etc. Here you can watch or take part in tango dancing
, photographic exhibitions, poetry readings, cultural debates and much more.
The tango world´s top artists have performed in its shows: Juan Carlos Copes, Horacio Ferrer, Susana Rinaldi, Miguel Zotto y Milena Plebs, Roberto Goyeneche, Amelita Baltar, Los Dinzel, Osvaldo Pugliese, Néstor Marconi to mention just a few. A trademark of this tango festival is to celebrate all aspects of the tango culture (instrumental tango, tango song and tango dance) and to enjoy the eclectic mix of elements which defines tango's identity as an urban culture. This Festival´s programme includes evenings and shows at Granada´s most established theatre «Teatro Isabel La Católica» with spectacular performances from the current tango élite and classes.
For those who are looking to visit Granada
, and who have had previous unique cultural experiences, the diverse programme of the Granada Tango Festival will both thrill and charm you. For daily updates of events in Granada, check out our BLOG.