Savion Glover & Leonardo Suarez Paz
Tango, Tap, and Fire
February 15, 2018
Savion Glover & Leonardo Suarez Paz: Tango, Tap, and Fire
Tony Award winning dancer, choreographer, and director Savion Glover (Bring in ‘Da Noise, Bring in ‘Da Funk, Shuffle Along) and Grammy Award nominated, multi-talented tanguero Leonardo Suarez Paz (Forever Tango, Tango Argentino) bring years of friendship and collaboration to the stage of Feinstein’s/54 Below with the best in tango and tap from Broadway and beyond. Savion’s “young and funk” style and Suarez Paz’s “daring and new” sound is a tour de force when combined with Latin Grammy Award nominated Cuartetango string quartet, bandoneon, tango dance, and song that is sure to inspire passion and fire.
Hector Omar Falcon (violin)
Ron Lawrence (viola)
Danny Miller (cello)
Rodolfo Zanetti (bandoneon)
Olga Suarez Paz (tango dance)
[Glover] himself practically bursts with joy,” his performances are always “a revelation for the ear and eye alike.
The New York Times
Leonardo possesses a unique spirit and is a virtuoso extraordinaire on the violin he shows us how easily we can communicate across cultures if the desire and effort are there