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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 chicagomilonguero@yahoo.com.  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.




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