MILONGA QILOMBO - Saturday, August 26, featuring dinner by Chef Kiya and DJ Elkin Guerra Najar.
6:30-8:30 pm: Mediterranean Buffet & Asadito by Chef Kiya. Bring your friends & family!
8:30-9:30 pm: All-Levels Tango Class with Elkin & Meredith
9:30 pm-2 am: Milonga Qilombo with DJ Elkin
At the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School (2030 Frankford Ave).
Discounts with pre-registration.
TANGO BARRE - Semi-Private technique class, limited to 4 participants. Each participant uses her own barre. Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 6:15-7:15 pm, starting on April 25. $25 or use your class card. Reserve your space now.
2017 Philly Tango Fest (June 1-4, 2017):
HATHA FLOW WITH CAROLYN MERRITT - Weekly yoga classes return to the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School, taught by Carolyn Merritt. Saturdays, 10-11:30 am, starting July 15. Drop-ins welcome! More info
IN THE NEW YORK TIMES - Alastair Macaulay, the Dance Critic of the New York Times, attended the Philadelphia International Tango Festival, and gave it a beautifully positive review. Check it out here.
FESTIVAL SURVEY - If you attended our 2017 festival, please take a moment to fill out the post-festival survey.
WEEKLY BEGINNER CLASS - The Philadelphia Argentine Tango School offers a drop-in beginner class, which takes place every Thursday from 7-8 pm. No experience is required and you may join any week. $10. More details here.
FIRST DANCE PREPARATION: We can help you get ready to amaze your friends and family on your wedding day, even if you have never danced before in your life! Details (including videos) here.
WHYY-TV's ARTICULATE WITH JIM COTTER - Episode on Argentine Tango - featuring interviews with Gustavo Naveira & Giselle Anne, Carolyn Merritt, and Meredith Klein, as well as footage from the 5th Philadelphia International Tango Festival. Watch it online now!
VIDEO: PHILADELPHIA TANGUEROS PERFORM TO WELCOME POPE FRANCIS TO PHILADELPHIA - Click here for videos and description.
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Interested in reading about tango? We HIGHLY RECOMMEND local author, dancer & anthropologist Carolyn Merritt's Tango Nuevo, published by the University Press of Florida. Copies are available at the school or at this amazon link. Also, click here for a review of the book in Dance Magazine.