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El Galpon de Catalinas/Grupo de Teatro Catalinas Sur

Av. Benito Perez Galdos 93 | La Boca, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Boca)
54 11 4307-1097
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

"El Galpón de Catalinas" is a unique and memorable experience developed by a group of neighbours in the all-time "porteño" area of La Boca. I strongly recommend both for locals and foreigners as a pintoresque, yet fresh and autenthic, way to embrace Argentinian history and culture, from a very entertaining point of view. The best "play" they perform is, undoubtedly,... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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29 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Indie theater, the plays are written and performed by neighbours in La Boca. The plays are usually musicals, language is not an issue. After the militar regime the neighbours began performing in a park, then collectively bought the old barn. Other neighbours grill "choripanes", The firefighters of La Boca are always there as guardians

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2007

While in Buenos Aires a local artist friend insisted that I had to see the current show at the Grupo de Teatro Catalinas Sur. What followed was one of the most memorable nights I have had in ages. This theater bills itself as neighborhood theater, but the quality of the show I saw was well beyond my expectations. The intimate... More 

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