WHAT ONE FEELS, BUT CANNOT SEE: ENERGY & VOLUME IN PHYSICAL EXPRESSION. A Two-Day Workshop Focusing on the Follower's Role in Tango, given by Carla Marano. Saturday, April 30 and May 1, 2-4 pm. Attend one day or two. MORE DETAILS & REGISTRATION.
6th PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL TANGO FESTIVAL - May 19-22, 2016 - Featuring Gustavo Naveira & Giselle Anne, Alejandro Larenas & Marisol Morales, Marcelo Gutierrez & Ines Muzzopappa, and Andres Amarilla & Meredith Klein. LAST DAY TO PRE-REGISTER is MAY 12! We are offering a FLASH SALE on the BEGINNER PASS going on now. Only available to beginners (those who have been dancing tango for 0-2 months). $80 for four beginner classes and all practicas and milongas!
MASTER TEACHER CARLA MARANO in residence at the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School: April 4 - June 16.
Please click here to access our mini-site on Carla's residency and learn about her background, planned class topics, special workshops, and private lessons. Many of the great tango dancers of today have studied with Carla, and we are EXTREMELY EXCITED to have her here in Philadelphia for the first time! Carla's first classes take place on Monday, April 4. See you then!
BEGINNER BALLET SERIES WITH ALEXEI BOROVIK:
6 Saturdays Starting April 9, Noon to 1:15 pm.
This series has SOLD OUT, but we plan to open registration for a second series SOON.
WEEKLY BEGINNER CLASS - The Philadelphia Argentine Tango School offers a drop-in beginner class, which takes place every Thursday from 7-8 pm. No experience is required and you may join any week. $10. More details here.
BEGINNER & ADVANCED BEGINNER INTENSIVES:
** Our next Two-Day Argentine Tango Beginner Intensive will take place during the 6th Philadelphia International Tango Festival (May 19-22).
** Our Advanced Beginner Intensive will take place on April 16/17.
WHYY-TV's ARTICULATE WITH JIM COTTER - Episode on Argentine Tango - featuring interviews with Gustavo Naveira & Giselle Anne, Carolyn Merritt, and Meredith Klein, as well as footage from the 5th Philadelphia International Tango Festival. Watch it online now!
VIDEO: PHILADELPHIA TANGUEROS PERFORM TO WELCOME POPE FRANCIS TO PHILADELPHIA - Click here for videos and description.
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.
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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.