Famed tango instructor Alberto Dassieu returns to Chicago. He was last in the city earlier in the year for Chicago Mini Tango Festival.  Workshops are Sept 4 & 5, with a performance at the milonga being held the evening of September 4.  The milonga is included for folks buying the package.

Dassieu, born in 1937 in a Buenos Aires, was exposed to Tango at a n early time. He has danced since the age of 14.  He has taught at the Casa de Cultura de Ramos Mejia, worked on the filming of Evita, helped out with the National Geographic documentary about Tango (featuring Robert Duvall) as well as a Tango documentary made by Gustavo Benzecry Sabá. He has numerous addition credits.

For more information on the workshops etc go to www.chicagotangofestival.com

For more information on Alberto Sassieu go to www.albertodassieu.com.ar

A video of a recent performance at the 2010 Milongueando Festival in Buenos Aires.

Leave a Reply.