Cielito – tango performance company & tango activities

Cielito is a tango dance company who offer possibilities to learn argentine tango, perform in amateur performances and are open to collaborations of all kinds.

We are a young company seeking to grow our repertoire and contacts in order to promote our group and the choreography by Isolde Kanikani. We use a mix of argentine tango, theatre, video installation and live music. For more information please see our website www.compania-cielito.com for cielito compania information or www.cielito.co.uk for tango activities.

For more about us please see the following links:

 

Compania Cielito (performances): www.compania-cielito.com

Argentine tango activities: www.cielito.co.uk

Portfolio

Elementos – 2015

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Dancing the elementos to life, while exploring themes of ecology and how we treat the earth. The greatness of one single thought shared by many working to bring about change.

‘Seven sins’ – 2014

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Performing the themes of wrath, lust, envy, pride, sloth, gluttony and greed. A playful depiction of a religious theme.rnrn

‘Cross Roads’ – 2013

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When we walk any path we inevitably come to a cross road, a place where a decision has to be made. Sit and ponder or move? One direction or the other? WHY? Why not multiple worlds where all paths are taken.

‘Desaparecido’ – 2014

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Incorporating the stories of love loss and politics based in the 1970’s Argentina when its said that 30,000 known people where disappeared without a trace.

Buenos Aires – 2012

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Buenos Airesrnrn A performance about the city of Buenos aires using a mixture of media, poems and theater to bring extra depth and feeling to a performance based on the time when the first tango was danced. Dynamics created by the huge imbalance of men to women and the cultural mixing pot of a particular time and city that became the birth place of this beautiful dance.

‘Mujer’ – 2012

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All women performance looking at the motivation to dance, what happens in an embrace for a women as she takes on the role as follower. Bringing to life the personal stories of the women who performed.

‘Modern Love’ – 2012

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Modern love explores the may choices we have as individuals in this day and age. Love taken as sensuality and sexsualilty combined together with comedy and a lot of laughs.

The meaning of life

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A performance exploring different relations we can have and how deeply they can effect our choices as people in this day and age.