MARCELO "EL CHINO" GUTIERREZ HAS ARRIVED!!! Marcelo will be teaching our regular classes, as well as many special workshops, during his one-month residency at the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School. For complete details, please see our MINI-WEBSITE about his residency. Now is the perfect time to schedule private lessons with Marcelo, with 5-lesson packages being sold at a big discount.
VIDEO: PHILADELPHIA TANGUEROS PERFORM TO WELCOME POPE FRANCIS TO PHILADELPHIA - Click here for videos and description.
MILONGAS THIS MONTH: In October 2015, we are hosting two MILONGA QILOMBOs:
** Saturday, October 24: Milonga Qilombo at the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School (2030 Frankford Ave) with DJ Marcelo "El Chino" Gutierrez
** Saturday, October 31: Milonga Qilombo at the Ruba Club (416 Green St.) with DJ Rebecca Rorick Smith
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WEEKLY BEGINNER CLASS - The Philadelphia Argentine Tango School offers a drop-in beginner class, which takes place every Thursday from 7:30-8:30 pm. No experience is required and you may join any week. $10. More details here.
OTHER OPPORTUNITIES FOR NEW BEGINNERS:
** Next Free Friday Tango Class: Friday, October 2
** Two-Day Argentine Tango Beginner Intensives: October 17/18. Click for details and to register.
FIRST DANCE PREPARATION: We can help you get ready to amaze your friends and family on your wedding day, even if you have never danced before in your life! Details (including videos) here.
** Access our SECURE REGISTRATION SITE to register for upcoming workshops or to buy a class card
** Information about ourl 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
** 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.