ADAM HOOPENGARDNER will be teaching in Philadelphia for FOUR MONDAYS ONLY - October 13 to November 3. Don't miss the chance to study with this exceptional dancer and extremely personable instructor. We are offering excellent pricing to encourage students to commit to the whole series (two classes each Monday for four weeks for $100 total). Please CLICK HERE for complete details.
OPPORTUNITIES FOR BEGINNERS:
Next Free Friday Tango Class: Friday, October 24
** Next Argentine Tango Beginner Intensive takes place Saturday & Sunday, October 25 & 26. Complete Info & Registration.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25 - MILONGA QILOMBO featuring endless enticements, including:
** The soon-to-open Philadelphia Brewery Crime & Punishment will be offering a tasting of their beer.
** We will have guest DJ Charrua (Rodrigo Saraibe) from Chicago spinning the tunes.
** Extraordinary violinist Andrew Yang will be playing LIVE CORTINAS.
** Marc Hussner of Urban Tango Philadelphia will join Meredith to teach the pre-milonga class.
Complete details here.
IVAN TERRAZAS & SARA GRDAN return to Philadelphia: October 29-November 3.
Highlights of their visit include:
** A workshop on the Argentine folk dance Chacarera, which is often played and danced at milongas;
** A partners-only tango workshop;
** Four intermediate/advanced tango workshops on extremely interesting topics;
** A class & milonga at Philadelphia University, hosted by their tango club and by Urban Tango Philadelphia;
** A demo in the Palermo Fishtown Practica.
COMPLETE DETAILS & REGISTRATION HERE
JOB OPENING: The Philadelphia Argentine Tango School is hiring an intern to help with all aspects of running our school. Click here to view the job description as a PDF.
"TANGO REUNION" - A wonderful article about the 4th Philadelphia International Tango Festival by anthropologist and local tanguera Carolyn Merritt.
Almost every month, we host a "Stir" Event for Match.Com where singles can spend the evening sipping wine, chatting, and breaking the ice by learning a bit of tango. Check out the great video that Match.Com produced about our Stir events. And sign up with Match.Com to be notified when registration opens for the next event!
USEFUL LINKS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR SCHOOL:
** An Overview of the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School CURRICULUM
Class & Event SCHEDULE
** View PHOTOS from our classes & events
** View VIDEOS of our instructors performing
Read COMMENTS about the school from our students
** Read PRESS COVERAGE about our school
** Listen to a RADIO INTERVIEW on WRTI Philadelphia with Meredith Klein, Director of the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School
** See Info about BIG EVENTS that we've organized over the past five years
** Access our SECURE REGISTRATION SITE to register for upcoming workshops or to buy a class card
** NEW TO TANGO? CLICK to learn about this fascinating, addicting dance!
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.