Tomas Howlin and Shorey Myers are part of a weekend of workshops and milongas in Atlanta from September 9 though 11. The two are considered some of the most innovative teachers in the USA. This is a great opportunity for dancers on all levels

For more information head to www.atlantatango.com/tomas.html or you can register at www.atlantatango.com/workshopsreg.html


Friday, September 9th (DaZa dance studio Buckhead) 8-9 pm, Special class: Pop a wheelie.Unexpected Turns and Twirls  Drop-in price $15 (not included in any pass).

9:15pm-12:30am LUNA, Special Edition $10 (or included in the weekend pass) 
Shorey Myers guests DJs - Performance by Tomas and Shorey around 10:30pm

Saturday, September 10th(The GYM at PPC) 2:15-3:3:45pm: Changing Dynamics. Shape your movement to convey quality 4-5:30pm: Viboritas. Rattling snake moves, sequencing and interlacing crisp ochos.

Sunday, April June 12th ,
2:15-3:45pm: The Musical Embrace. The intimate musicality
4-5:30pm: Ghost Sacadas. Haunt your partner with shadow placement and positioning in sacadas


Individual registration:

4 workshops + LUNA: $100 ($80 for students with real ID)
1 day of workshops: $55 ($40 for students)
Each workshop: $30 ($25 for students)

Couples registering together (4 weekend workshops + LUNA)

1/2 STUDENT DISCOUNT (only one person is a student): $165

Chicago Mini Tango Festival 2009
The 2011 Chicago Mini Tango Festival registration is going on right now. This festiival, the sixth annual festival, will be at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare from Thursday, April 14 until Sunday, April 17, 2011. Save cash by booking early.

You can get special early bird rates by purchasing tickets before January 1, 2011. All Instructors are from Buenos Aires. They include:Maria Plazaola, Blas Clemente Catrenau, Enriqueta Kleinman, Ricardo Viqueira,Gustavo Benzecry, and Maria Olivera. The festival also has a special rate at the hotel ($115 per  night for one to four people).

Plans are still being finalized but right now it looks like there will be seven milongas and 18 workshops. You can find out information on all of the above and see videos from last years festivities at www.chicagotangofestival.com


Miriam Larici

The Los Angeles De Tango Festival 2010 is approaching. The sixth anniversary festival takes place November 11-14, 2010 Superstars Of Dance champions, Miriam Larici & Leonardo Barrionuevo, will appear. Claudio Villagra & Romina Levin, Daniela Pucci & Leonardo Barrionuevo and many other dance stars will also  be present at the festival.

They do not that those who want to stay at the hotel need to register now to get the price of $99. They expect the hotel to be sold out by festival time. Call and ask for Sergio at 310-348-4569 (mention the Los Angeles De Tango Festival).

To register visit the website at www.latango.com. If you have questions you can also email  miriamandleonardotango@gmail.com

Korey Ireland
Korey Ireland and Adeline Schieferstein are heading to Atlanta from October 15 to 17. This is the first time the pair are visiting Atlanta and Atlanta Tango have prepared an exciting program.

Korey Ireland is a composer  and tango enthusiast. He started dancing on social dance floors of the great tango capitols of the world. He hails originally from Kansas City but has spent years travelling the world teaching tango (England, The Netherlands, Spain, Germany, Russia and in Argentina).  This past November he led "Monster Orchestra" of Tango de los Muertos and released a live CD .

Adeline Schieferstein is a very sought after dancer and instructor who works in Berlin.Among th places she teaches is Mala Junta (the largest tango school in Berlin). She is a guest instructor at other schools. She has ten years of jazz dance training, seven of tango (much of that in Buenos Aires) and many other qualifications I am too lazy to list.

Friday, 10/15 at 7:45 pm at  the Daza Dance Studio Buckhead, Music Resources for Dancers, Learn to listen to the music to improve your dance. $15 (not included in weekend packages.

Saturday, 10/16 at 2:45 pm Creative Crosses and at 4 pm and Circles And Lines (a cartography of the dance) at the GYM at the Peachtree Presbyterian Church.

Sunday, 10/17 at 2:15 pm Crossed System Vals and at 4 pm Multiple Axis Turns at the GYM at the Peachtree Presbyterian Church.

Weekend prices are four workshops for $90 ($60 for students with ID), one day workshops for $50 ($35 for students). Individual workshops for $30 ($20 for students).

You do not need to come with a partner but if you do there is a special four workshop pass for couples for $150 ($130 when one partner is a student, $110 when both are students). To register www.atlantatango.com/koreyregistration.html

They also want to get as many dancers from out of town as possible so they would like to have out of towners stay with locals. Area dancers who host an out of towner can register for four classes for $60. Get in touch with them if you can help. If you are one of said out of towners get in touch with them ASAP via the “contact form” on their website.

4th Tango Gala Festival
St Petersburg, Florida will be the site of Eddy & Veronica Hernandez Trill’s 4th Tango Gala Festival, November 12-14. The festival will also include the second production of the two dancer/instructor’s show, Amor de Tango, El Amor Augmenta.  Last year’s Amor de Tango, The Beginning was a big success with a nearly full audience and sold out VIP tickets (these were all gone two weeks in advance).

Tickets for the upcoming are already on sale. Buy yours now and see this show with fantastic dancers from Argentina and New York. There will be three days of Tango, nine workshops, three milongas and a theater show at the Palladium Theater.

Check the website for details www.tangoargentinoeddyvero.com.

Video from last year's festival.

The Tango Mujer Mini Festival takes place from September 24-26 in Austin and September 27-28 in San Antonio and features Fernanda Ghi and Daniela Arcuri. Special guests include Guillermo Merlo (Master Teacher from Argentina) and more.

There will be a welcome party at Milonga Del Norte with live music, show, workshops and more. As the name of the event suggests this is a festival about women in Tango and the evolution of women in the dance.

Friday 9/24 at La Milonga del Norte, PIAZZA ROOM 7711 O’Connor Dr., Round rock, TX 78681


9-12am Milonga,(bring your man). DJ by Fil Cruz

11pm LIVE MUSIC WITH PIAZZOLLA QUINTET & SHOW BY Fernanda, Guillermo, Amber & Daniela.

Saturday 9/25 at Galaxy Dance Studios, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd..Austin  (Bring low and high heels as well as comfortable clothes)

11:30 to 12pm: Registration

Class 1 / 12-1:15pm: “LEVEL 1 & 2” BODY WORK FOR TANGO DANCERS (Woman & Man) by FG

Class 2 / 12-1:15pm: “LEVEL 2” WOMAN STYLE & FOOT WORK ON HEELS (Woman) by DA

Class 3 / 1:30-2:45pm: “LEVEL 1 & 2” YOGA FOR TANGO DANCERS (Woman & Man) by DA

Class 4/ 1:30-2:45pm: “LEVEL 2” FLOW OF ENERGY, CONNECTION &


3-4pm  WOMAN CHAT (Woman) by FG & DA (free for students taking more than 2 workshops)

Class 5 / 3-5pm “LEVEL 1 & 2” LEADERS TECHNIQUE by GM – first hour / second hour – EVERYBODY TOGETHER WOMAN & MAN DANCERS & ALL TEACHERS (This 2 hour class is charge as two classes with full package if not drop-in $35 )

TANGO POLE tech for molinetes (Woman & Man) by Ambar / SOON TO BE SCHEDULE!!!

Sunday 26th  at Tapestry Dance Studio, 2302 Western Trails Blvd. Austin


Class 7 / 7:30-9pm: “LEVEL 2” THE DIALOGUE BETWEEN MAN


FOR PRIVATE LESSONS with Fernanda & Guillermo (1x$100 – 2x$180 – 3x$240) Please call (512) 289-5046 / kyakandell@me.com

Tickets- Before 9/15 the full package costs $125. After 9/15 the package of 6 workshops and milonga is $135.

Five workshops and Milonga is $120

One workshop $25, two $50, three $70, four $90, five $110, six $130.

Milonga only $20.

One hour private $100.


Please RSVP Daniela at daniela4tango@gmail.com

Visit www.danielaarcuri4tango.com


Monday 27th at “DA School of Tango”


Tuesday 28th at “DA School of Tango”
More Information Soon at www.tangoinsanantonio.com

The Tenth Summer Tango and Film Festival and Fourth USA Tango Championships  (at Stepping Out, 37 West 26 St, NYC) are coming up in New York City.  There are several events and several sorts of packages.

There are so many different events and various packages you can buy (from one class for $35 to the whole shebang for $205).

 For more info and to register go HERE