DCE ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS
BRAZIL MEETS CUBA Tickets
7:30pm, Sat 3 June, 2017
The Basement, Sydney, NSW
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A heavyweight music and dancing encounter! ARMANDITO "Y SU TROVASON" meets RHYTHM BRAZIL in a great explosion of spectacular rhythms and dance. Santiago de Cubas Carnival joins forces with The Rio Carnival in a breathtaking encounter, full of vibrant colors and sizzling beats. Don't miss out on this Timba Salsa Batucada celebration, now its four years.
ARMANDITO Y SU TROVASON is considered one of Australias premier Salsa/SON ensembles, set to deliver an explosive performance to delight all Latin music lovers, and have played in popular venues such as Ronny Scotts in London, The New Morning in Paris and The Opera House.
As well as appearing at various prestigious international Festivals such as Edinburgh Festival, The Royal Festival Hall in London, UK and Manly Jazz Festival, they've also had the privilege of sharing the stage with the greats of AfroCuban musicians such as Buena Vista Social Club, Los Van Van, Issac Delgado and Wynton Marsalis. Sydney finally can experience one of Cuba's biggest exports to Australia, Armandito "Clave y Tumbao." www.armanditoproductions.com.au/
RHYTHM BRAZIL (BRAZIL)
Rhythm Brazil is bringing Brazil's authenticity and beauty to showcase the country's finest drum dance choreography, as you melt into Carnivals dancers and drummers.
Leave all your cares at the door as you will know why they say "Brazilians are one of the happiest people in the world, and with RHYTHM BRAZIL you find out why!"
They have graced the stages of Sydney Festival, The Darling Harbour Fiesta, Sydney Opera House, Big Day Out, Star City, Channel 7, SBS, Sydney Salsa Congress and The Australian Dance Festival, The Sydney International Fifa Fan Fest (World Cup 2010) much more.
DJ Dwight "CHOCOLATE" Escobar
comes from the land of world class oil, cocoa beans, beauty queens and political madness, Venezuela. A pioneer in the introduction of Salsa to Sydney, Chocolate is enormously popular at music festivals and DJs round ups around Australia and across the globe. He is a true connoisseur of Latin rhythms mixing Cuban Timba and the most exquisite Salsa,Bachata, Reggaeton with tunes that create an atmosphere where everyone can join in and enjoy his get up and dance style. Expect the unexpected, you will be totally immersed in the Latin Thing with Chocolate.
Dinner & Show tickets include entry, seating and 2 course meal.
Dinner & Show tickets are only available via Moshtix.
Some Dinner & Show Bookings may be on a shared table. Please let us know at the time of the booking as a special request should you prefer not to share, and subject to availability we'll do our best to accommodate your request. Note it is not possible to join ticket holders together across ticket groups (meaning A Reserve ticket holders cannot sit with B Reserve etc).
Standard and Premium Beverage Packages are available by exclusive table service to Dinner & Show Ticket Holders for 3 hours from Doors. Beverage packages are available for purchase on the following booking page. *RSA and conditions apply
DOORS OPEN AT 7.30PM
MUSIC STARTS AFTER DINNER SERVICE, AROUND 9.00PM
SET TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE FROM SHOW TO SHOW
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
When General Admission Ticket sales have closed on the day of the show they may still be available at the door on the night.
All patrons must be over the age of 18
Once purchased tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable
(applies to both Standing and Dinner sales)
Please ensure you bring photo ID as proof of age
A booking fee applies to all advance tickets. (All quoted prices include tax).
Dress is Smart/Casual at Manager's discretion. No thongs.
The Basement has very limited accessibility for patrons with disabilities, however please contact the venue to ensure there is adequate availability for you to enjoy the show comfortably and they can advise on the recommended seating options.
RESTAURANT (GREEN ROOM BAR)
RESTAURANT HOURS ARE DEPENDENT ON SHOW
Please call The Basement to confirm opening times - (02) 9251 2797
SEATING MAP FOR DINNER & SHOW BOOKINGS
Please Note: tables cannot be joined together. Please ensure everyone you intend to seat at your table is included in your booking to avoid being seated separately. Unfortunately, Dinner & Show bookings are for a minimum of 2 people.
Specific table reservation is not available for this performance. It is the venue's decision as to which table you will be allocated. Whilst the venue would love to give everyone their preferred seats, it is not always possible. We ask that you respect this decision and enjoy the performance.