Presented by Laughing Stock Productions and Latino Grooves
The mother of all parties! Be transported to the streets of Latin America as Soul Macumbia band, Latino Grooves dancers and host Ivan Aristiguieta guide you through Colombia, Brazil, Cuba, the Caribbean and beyond. From the sexy Salsa, to Brazilian Samba and authentic Colombian Cumbia, prepare to party Latino-style.
About Soul Macumbia band:
Led by ex-pat Colombian musician Hugo Salcedo, Soul Macumbia performs an opulent mix of Latino rhythms, smooth jazz, funk, ska, rock, dance hall and more to create an irresistible and sizzling hot Latin cocktail that will get any party started.
Latino Grooves dancers:
Get the party started with spicy Salsa, carnival-style Brazilian Samba, smooth and sensual Bachata, traditional Colombian Cumbia, high energy Merengue, smooth Cha Cha Cha, funky Reggaeton and Belly Dance performances. From cheeky moves, whirlwind spins, lightning fast footwork and magnificent lifts and tricks, our performers will take you an an exciting journey across Latin America!
‘The Maracas from Caracas’ – Australia’s favourite Venezuelan is fast becoming one of our biggest comedy stars, recently playing the Sydney Opera House, and as your host of ¡Macumbia!, shares stories, jokes and songs as he recreates the memory of his local latino social club back home.