Savoy Theatre, Helsinki, September 12-13 & 18-20.2009
Sello Hall, Espoo, December 4th 2010
TANGO ROTO is a modern Finnish tango show which tells a story of a life; a story of how
is enough while we're aiming at perfection. And a story of how in the end, in the
of this chaos, we understand the beauty of simple things and their perfection.
of Tango Roto is made by the very best of Argentinian tango in Finland
Nina and John Krook. Their joined on stage by Euro Dance Contest and British
winners Jussi Väänänen and Katja Koukkula as well as dancer Daniel Suominen.
music is played by Johanna Juhola Reaktori orchester whose music is composed for
show by Johanna Juhola as well as Milla Viljamaa. Johanna Juhola has won the
Astor Piazzolla competition twice and has composed modern tango to eg. the
number of Eurovision song contest 2007.
visual image of the show is based on the photos of Janne Mikkilä. Mikkilä is known as a
photographer who works with mainly with marketing. He has also a strong
as a travel photographer. The visual image of the show is directed by Valo
form of Tango Roto will be given a finishing touch by Minna Vainikainen who has
various shows which have been praised for their freshness of thinking eg. in Qteatteri
at the Savonlinna Opera Festival as well as the Eurovision song contest
in 2007 with cello quartet Apocalyptica as its stars.
behind Tango Roto was granted financial support from Suomen Kulttuurirahasto,
Helsingin Kulttuurikeskus, ESEK and Luses
to make this production possible.