8th PHILLY TANGO FEST - May 25-28, 2018 (Memorial Day Weekend). Always fun, this event just got even better! It features:
* 13 incredible maestros
* 26 workshops at all levels from absolute beginner to very advanced
* 25 hours of social dancing
* a 12-hour seminar with Gustavo & Giselle, the most respected tango pedagogues in the world,
* free activities, including fun photo shoots, book signing, and socials.
COMPLETE DETAILS & REGISTRATION
SUNDAY ALL-LEVELS CLASS: Andres's "Tango Improvisation for All Levels" class will re-start this Sunday, May 6, 4-5:30 pm. It is recommended to come with a partner, but not essential. The class costs $25 or one punch on your intermediate/advanced class card.
NEW ALL-LEVELS CLASSICAL BALLET SERIES with Alexei Borovik. 6 Saturdays at 11 am, starting on Saturday, May 5. Pre-registration strongly recommended. Details here.
HATHA YOGA WITH CAROLYN - Carolyn's yoga class is moving back to Sundays, starting on April 29. 10:30-11:45 am. Sliding scale $10-15. Details here.
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.
TANGO BARRE - Semi-Private technique class, limited to 4 participants. Each participant uses her own barre. Tuesdays, 6:15-7:15 pm. $25 or use your class card. Reserve your space now.
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.
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.