The Altos de Chavón amphitheater was first inaugurated with Frank Sinatra and has since then played host to some of the biggest artists of the musical world in more than 163 concerts! Now in it’s 30th year, this world-famous musical venue is celebrating it’s 30th birthday in spectacular style – with an entire year of celebrations!
The inaugural “Concert for the Americas” with Frank Sinatra and Santana was held at the Altos de Chavón amphitheater on August 20th, 1982, making the amphitheater currently only 29 years old, however to mark such an important occasion, the Altos de Chavón amphitheater administration have decided to commemorate the 30th anniversary with an entire year’s program of celebratory events from September 2011 through to August 2012.
Over the next year, the 30th birthday of the Altos de Chavón amphitheater will be marked by more concerts than ever before, as well as a number of cultural events and shows, some of which will be free for Casa de Campo villa owners and guests – thanks to Casa de Campo, Costasur and the Dominican Ministry of Culture.
Over the last few months, the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater has played hosts to some spectacular shows, click on the links below to see our photos and read all about them:
About the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater
An iconic image of Altos de Chavón and Casa de Campo, the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater was designed by Italian artist Roberto Copa in 1976.
In it’s 29 year history, Altos de Chavón has received many international artists in more than 163 concerts, such as Andrea Bocelli, Placido Domingo, Sergio Mendes, Gloria Estefan, Enrique Iglesias, Marc Anthony, Luis Miguel, Michel Camilo, Spiro Gyra, Duran Duran. It has also been the scenery for the best performers of Dominican Music like Juan Luis Guerra, Fernando Villalona, Wilfrido Vargas and many more.