"La Fulana" is a milonga where you can support an organization and dancer trying to bring tango shows and artists to the area. The cost of this event is $15. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Helaine Treitman is offering a breakthrough tango experience at her Tango Mojo Coaching Retreat at the Waldorf Astoria, Naples August 23-26. For more info go HERE.
Participants will work with Treitman for 18 hours over three and a half days in classes and guided practicas. The aim is to break through frustrating limitations on the dance floor. There will be milongas every night.
In this unique learning experience, tangueros and tangueras will work with me in 18 hours over 3.5 days (12 hrs. classes, 6 hrs. guided practicas) to break through any frustrating limitations on the dance floor. We'll have milongas every night featuring Chuck Hand, one of Florida's favorite dj's!
Details of the program can be found HERE.
You can also get , until AUGUST 19, a “Fast Decision Price.” Which you will find on the website.
Fernanda Ghi and Guillermo Merlo are back in Chicago with a series of intensive workshops to teach you where the power move originates and how to communicate with your partner There will be two days of workshops at the American Tango Institute, 325 N. Hoyne Ave, Chicago.
For more info email email@example.com.
Ghi and Merlo will also perform at the Saturday milonga (10 pm to 2 am) on September 1. Tickets for milonga are $15.
Korey and Adeline Ireland are heading back to Atlanta, December 2 through the 5th for a weekend of tango workshops and milongas. They were also in Atlanta last year. You can find out more about the pair at www.koreyadeline.com . There is a video with their teaching methods.
You can also find out the details and schedule at www.atlantatango.com/korey.html. Registration info and pricing information can be found at www.atlantatango.com/workshopsreg.html. Student discounts (with valid ID) are available.
If you are in Atlanta and interested in tango it is probably a good idea to bookmart the Atlanta Tango website!
Folks in Sarasota can now take advantage o a milonga at the New College of Florida in Sarasota. It is head in the music room of the Charles Ringling Mansion on campus. The release says the room is beautiful.
The milonga takes place November 18, 2011 from 7 to 10 p.m. There is a suggested donation of $10 which goes to the student activities fund at the college. You can pay less if you are broke.
More info and directions at www.tangosarasota.com or www.sarasotatangoinfo.com .
Milonga La Nocturna is held at the Arthur Murray Studio in Palm Beach Gardens, 9820 Alternate A1A (next to Ace Hardware in the Promenade Plaza)
7:00 - 8:00pm Lesson with host Susana Rubio
8:00 - 11:00pm Milonga, with this month's music playlist by Debra Peters from La Otra!
$15 / BYOB - snacks provided.
Tango enthusiasts! Oscar Casas and Ana Miguel will bei n Chicago from October 20-23 for workshops. These are for intermediate and advanced dancers. You can attend alone or with a partner when you sign up for the six class package (includes milonga on Saturday evening) or buy a full day pass.
They will try to balance single enrollments so you can find a partner. If you sign up solo you need to sign up with partner beforehand . Email Ray Barbosa at firstname.lastname@example.org. Barbosa will DJ and you can sign up for private lessons as well.
Casas was born in a tango barrio in Buenos Aires (Parque Patricios) and his parents were tango dancers in the 50s and 60s. The held milongas that drew hundreds. He learned to dance in his youth and he is very much a milonguero. The release says he teaches with humor and charisma and has a unique style
Miguel began her training in the dance school of Moron Jose Neglia and began teaching with Argentine instructor Poncho Pizarro. She performed for three years in the show Bacanazo at the Empire Theatre and Roman Theatre in Buenos Aires. She has also taught extensively. Schedule and details below.
Oscar and Ana will perform at the Milonga at Chicago Dance (415 W. Huron St., Chicago) Saturday, October 23. Milonga is from 10pm-2am.
Workshops - October 22 and 23
For intermediate and advanced dancer
Saturday, October 22 (ArTango, 4203 N. Ravenswood, Chicago)
12-1:30pm: Tomadas y Pasadas (Intermediate & Up)
2-3:30pm: Volcadas (Intermediate & Up)
4- 5:30pm: Sacadas & Enganchadas (Intermediate & Up)
Milonga at Chicago Dance: 10 – 2am - $15
Sunday, October 23 (ArTango, 4203 N. Ravenswood, Chicago)
12:30-2:00pm: Colgadas Milongueras (Int. and Up)
2:30-4:00pm: Milonga Bootcamp - Part I (Int. & Up)
4:30-6:00pm: Milonga Bootcamp - Part II (Int. & Up)
Early registration 10% discount (for classes) through October 9, 2011
All of the classes will be held at ArTango, 4203 N. Ravenswood, Chicago, Il. The Milonga on Saturday evening will be held at Chicago Dance, 415 W. Huron, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Il.
The first three Fridays in May, Practica El Beso…then..the fourth Friday is Grand Milonga El Beso!. Leo & Cindy preside at Shall We Dance, 600 South Federal Highway Deerfield Beach, FL.
Just to be sure…May 6, 13 & 20 is practica time 7:30 p.m is lesson time (beginners welcome) and from 9 to 11 p.m. is the practica in the Main Ballroom. Cost is $12 BYOB . A light snack is provided.
The Friday, May 27 is the Grand Milonga El Beso. 7:30 p.m is the lesson and the milonga goes from 9 p.m. til midnight. Cost is $15 per person, BYOB with a light homemade dinner.
For reservations call 954-254-3221 or 561-495-7571. For more information log on to www.shallwedancefl.net.
Eddy and Veronica Trill were recently in Argentina giving exhibitions. A video is above via Youtube. They were invited back to perform in more Buenos Aires’ Milongas in July and August. They are also taking part in this year’s Tango Therapy World Congress in July in Rosario.
They have returned to Florida beginning April 12 and are, once again, conducting their Intensive Tango Tanning at Shall We Dance in Deerfield Beach. They hold a 7:30 beginners class and at 8:30 an intermediate intermediate/advanced class. This is followed by a guided practica until 11 p.m.
Beginning March 31, 2011 Milonga 88 returns. Every last Thursday of every month at Graces Cafe and Gallery , 49 North Federal Highway, Dania Beach, FL.
The Milonga begins at 9:15 and goes until 1 a.m. There is a class from 8-9 p.m. (advanced) that costs $5. You should be sure to make a reservation so the number of men to women matches up). Remember this is an ADVANCED class. Unless you are spectacular you should probably have a year of classes under your belt.
The Milonga costs $11 and includes a glass of wine (but not the class). To reserve or for more information call Yanira at 954.639.3823