The atmosphere of Chantecler, the most important and luxurious Buenos Aires cabaret had in 40's, is recreated in a story set between the present and the past.
In modern times, a young man apparently interested in buying the old abandoned Chantecler, demolished and forgotten by time, dirty, empty but full of stories, legends and mysteries, runs the place next to the seller of a property and the old serene that custody.
The space, magically, will come to life, and back to long ago, to its heyday.
Ángel, the keeper, otrora the cuban prince, cabaret entertainer, begins to remember the night of Chantecler: characters, tragedies, Rithana –the main dancer who had everybody surrendered at her feet, police intrigue and passions.
The old Chantecler reappears and start several parallel stories unfold in a constant back and forth between the golden age of tango and the present: the one from Ángel nowadays, the sale of the premises and the new destination; the one from Rithana and its relationship with the Chief of Police and the cabaret singer and director of the orchestra, his wife and her lover.
Tangos of the '40s, especially compositions Juan D´Arienzo, jazz from the same era and original music composed by Gerardo Gardelín are the music stand that frames the choreographic display which tells the story.
Tango Porteño, it is a unique, magnifique and unrepeatable place...
We have recreated the most important, unparalleled age of Tango history in our Tango Porteño. In this special place only a few steps from the famous Obelisk we have recovered the essence of a unique time and place. The setting is luxurious and is the embodiment of refined ambience; a treasured Metro Goldwyn Mayer movie theater from bygone years. The theater was restored down to the last detail in pure art-deco style and is complemented with an artistic staff, unbeatable productions, and high-quality gastronomic creations.
We have a great commitment to excellence, and our mission has been fulfilled. Tango Porteño is the image of Buenos Aires.
The top quality and care to detail in each and all dishes on Tango Porteño menu are on a par with the overall proposal.
Top quality ingredients are used to make the plenty dishes offered every evening. State-of-the-art equipment is in place to ensure quality assurance of every single detail.
The careful cooking, service quality and care to detail make every evening an unforgettable experience. A cozy environment, an exquisite meal, and a world-class show make up Tango Porteño proposal every single evening.
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