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Teatro Ciego

Calle Zelaya 3006, Buenos Aires C1171ADB, Argentina
+54 11 6379-8596
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Skip the dinner!

Cena Ciego / Blind Dinner. I guess it's my fault, as I was going into this thinking it'd be more... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2016
John F
via mobile
Highly recommended

I went there for my second time and I definitely love it! It's a different experience where you car... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
Bogota, Colombia
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Centro Argentino de Teatro Ciego ("Argentine Centre of Blind Theatre") is the only theatre in the world in which all performances are given in complete darkness. It is an inclusive cultural venue where senses are the main characters. It is currently showing 7 plays, including a gourmet show, a play for children and musicals. Darkness allows for a new perception of reality making sight unnecessary. This makes it possible for those with a visual disability to be fully engaged in the conducted activities. Teatro Ciego has hired 70 people, 40% of which is blind or with low vision.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Jul 25, 2016
“Highly recommended ”
Aug 17, 2016
“Skip the dinner!”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Calle Zelaya 3006, Buenos Aires C1171ADB, Argentina
+54 11 6379-8596
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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Cena Ciego / Blind Dinner. I guess it's my fault, as I was going into this thinking it'd be more of a dinner than a show: a gastronomic experience without light to savor and really enjoy the food we were eating from a different perspective....More

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Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I went there for my second time and I definitely love it! It's a different experience where you car really feel music inside you

Thank AlejandraSuarez
Reviewed March 25, 2016

At first I didn't know what to expect. We were taken in line to the restaurant, completely dark. We were seated in large tables side by side our couples with other people in front and at our side (the other side). The plate with the...More

Thank pinkfloyd412
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

It is a strange and unforgettable visit. The theatre was turned into pitch dark when the show started. The theme of the show on the night was 'Queen'. All we had was on going Queen's music ever for entitle one hours. Not sure why we...More

Thank helengP2102GD
Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

We went with our teens , it's one of the best experiences I've been ! Really nice , funny and sometimes with the sensation of being somewhere else ! The front and the entrance of the building are a bit rusty but once the show...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed June 20, 2015

We went to "A ciegas gourmet". Food was pretty bad - I dont mind if its a bit cold but it was also not fresh and for the price I paid I thought at least the food should be good. The show was nice and...More

Thank Morin M
Reviewed December 21, 2014

The "blind theatre group" offers different shows. One of them even includes a gourmet experience with a blind dinner. In my personal case, I chose to start with a simple play. Anxiety. Curiosity. Great expectations. Those were my mixed feelings as the time for the...More

Reviewed December 1, 2014

Amazing and unique. First time I've been to a "blind theatre" and I loved it, would definitely go to another show. All darkness, but full of sensations... smell, sound... enhance your senses and experience things from a different angle.

Thank nusenovich
Reviewed November 5, 2014

I loved this. You get to eat dinner while in complete darkness. While the first few minutes of total darkness can be unnerving, eventually you start to feel your other senses become heightened. The theatric play that goes with the dinner was also very interesting....More

Thank martinblock
Reviewed November 1, 2014

The show is very well prepared and unusual for people with sight. It is amazing how much our other senses can gather when we cannot see anything. It creates a better understanding of how much a person without sight can feel of their surroundings ....More

Thank Houston77056
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Matt E
May 27, 2017|
Response from Gabriela B | Reviewed this property |
Depende de la época. Normalmente se pueden comprar en el día por lo menos en la ciudad de Córdoba, no sé en Buenos Aires. Si es temporada de turismo recomiendo comprar las entradas un par de días antes. De todas formas es... More
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May 24, 2015|
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Response from TeatroCiego | Property representative |
Debbie, texts of the plays are in spanish but you can enjoy the effects that estimulate the non visual senses. We recommend A Ciegas Gourmet that, apart from the play, offers music and dinner, all in total darkness. Another... More
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