What can you expect from us?
We are still in the middle of summer, but behind the scenes we are already incredibly busy with all the preparations for the new seaon. Ansd we have got a lot of great things coming up!
Tango Extremo is giong to play big reprises. The first one is of the theatreshow ‘Havana’ and the second one is of the performance ‘De Mattheus Passie’. For this last performance we this year have a new evangelist. Our regular colleague Jan Rot, who was taking care of this role in previous years, couldn’t make himself free for this season, due to another production. He will be replaced by the legendary actor Peter Faber. We are very happy to welcome him into the family! Besides these shows Tango Extremo has some special musical cooperations coming up and we are really looking forward to them! They will be special guests of the fantastic Matangi Quartet on the 29th of October in the ‘Music Pool’ series in theatre The Regentes in The Hague. An absolute must see!
Legendsofmusic presents two performances this year! First of all Miles! will have its reprise during the first half of the season. In the second half of the year this new productionteam (Legendsofmusic) will have their show Louis! back in the theatres! This show is obviously focused on the life and works of Louis Armstrong. You will get to know him through the eyes of the women that surrounded him. The traditional music of New Orleans in an up to date version presented with special guest, singer and actress Joy Wielkens.
New York Round Midnight has had an incredible success last year with the show ‘A night at the club’ and will therefore present another 40 shows in this coming season. Grab your tickets on time for this performance!
Our ensemble are having a lot of tours coming up! They will play in all corners of the world. Next month Tango Extremo will be going on a big tour in China (September/October) and in February they will be traveling with the Trans Siberia Express and play an incredible tour in cities in Siberia. A highlight for the group! The Ben van den Dungen Quartet is invited to do a comprehensive tour in South-Africa and furthermore there will be the third edition of the Bali Jazz Summerschool. The tours to Siberia, South-Africa and Bali are still being planned, but all other dates can already be found in the agenda.
And last but not least several albums of the groups will be released. komen er dit seizoen veel nieuwe cd’s uit van de ensembles. New York Round Midnight will present ‘A night at the club’. In the fall Nueva Manteca’s ‘Crime’ will see daylight and furthermore the theatreshow Miles! by production house Legendsofmusic will be released on cd as well. In September Tango Extremo will release ‘Havana’. A cd full of all highlights of the theatreshow. The cd is extra special because the group invited some guest musicians for the recordings to give the cd an unforgettable sound. In January Tango Extremo releases a double cd with lve recordings of ‘De Mattheus Passie’ uit. e complete performance on a double cd!
Tango Extremo is going on tour in Poland
Next month Tango Extremo will for the first time in their career visit this wonderful country! We are very much looking forward to these concerts. Outside a dozen concerts in Poland, the group will also give a concert in Ramin (Germany) and there are also a number of concerts in Lithuania. If the exact dates and times are known, they will be announced as soon as possible on this site.
New promo of the Havana program of Tango Extremo
In the past year Tango Extremo performed their latest show Havana. For this show Tango Extremo recently made some videos. In September they will release the album Havana and the group will again start their tour in the Dutch theatres.
The new promo of the Matthäus-Passion by Tango Extremo.
Tango Extremo is going on tour with the Matthäus-Passion (aka Mattheus Passie). For an impression you can watch the new promo of this show here!
Have fun and we hope you will come see us at one of the shows.
Tango Extremo starts the new Matthäus-Passion.
March and April Tango Extremowill be going on tour with a completely revised version of the Matthäus-Passion. This show will be performed in 28 theatres!
The show is a contemporary version of the greatest classical masterpiece of Western Europe : The Matthäus-Passion.
Tango Extremo will be accompanied by narrator Jan Rot, mezzo soprano Pearl Josefzoon and the baritone Job Hubtaka. For an overview of the concerts you can take a look at the agenda on this site or on the Facebook page of The Mattheus Passie.