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Argentine Tango Spreads To US Airports

Argentine Tango Spreads To US Airports

Nov 19, 2010

Being at the airport is hardly an experience most people look forward to going through. In fact I would compare it to getting your tooth pulled at the dentist, something we do because we have to, not because we want to by any means.

However on Monday, October 18, a group of people decided to ease the pain of those with the airport blues, by giving them a touch of heart, soul, and passion in the form of one of most beloved cultural treasures of Buenos Aires, a performance of the heart wrenching Tango Por Una Cabeza.

Random Acts of Culture is a three-year project sponsored by the Knight Arts that is planning 1000 random acts of culture: short, spontaneous bursts of classical music, theater, dance and opera.

They took a string quartet from the Charlotte Symphony and two tango dancers to concourses D and E at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. I don’t think anyone at the Airport that day will forget what happened next…

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