theatrics of Fuerza Bruta, an
experimental Argentine theatre company, first debuted on Buenos Aires’ stages and
catapulted the ensemble to international stardom.
years of touring and performing in cities around the world, from New York to
London, Moscow to Manila, Fuerza Bruta lands again in its hometown this month
with its internationally successful show Wayra.
is renowned for its spectacular, 360-degree performances that take place above,
aside and among the audience with acrobatic dance numbers, visual illusions, elaborate
lighting and a live DJ mixing electronic, pop, percussion and tribal beats. Audience
members should be ready for everything and anything – including possibly leaving
wet when the hour-long show concludes.
surprise and mystery characterise Fuerza Bruta’s exhilarating shows, which are
almost entirely devoid of dialogue. Scenes spin off into the unexpected, each
seemingly more stylishly shocking than the last, and many people return to watch
it a second time, drawn back to look more closely at the surprise props or intricate
aerial dance numbers.
run in Centro
Cultural Recoleta, a multi-purpose space near the famous Recoleta Cemetery,
from 22 May through 7 July; tickets can be purchased online through Ticketek