SATURDAY, JULY 23: MILONGA QILOMBO at the Ruba Club (414 Green St., PHL 19123) with amazing DJ Eva von Esse. Pre-milonga tango class (beginners welcome!) with Hernan & Meredith. JUST ADDED: The TRio de La Plata will travel from New York City to play LIVE MUSIC for dancing at this event. Don't miss incredible live music at Milonga Qilombo this month!
We maintain our full class & event schedule during the summer. Teachers include:
** Monday night classes: Andres Amarilla & Meredith Klein. Theme in the intermediate class: barridas and llevadas.
Wednesday night advanced class: Hernan Robledo & Meredith Klein. Theme: Nine-week seminar in Salon-Style Tango.
** Thursday night classes: Hernan Robledo & Kristin Balmer.
** Full class schedule HERE.
Thanks to everyone who attended the 6th PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL TANGO FESTIVAL. Photos are here. Videos are available at this link. The 7th Philadelphia International Tango Festival will take place from June 1-4, 2017. Mark your calendars now!
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.
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.
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.
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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.