TWO WEEKS OF ONE-OFFS: The Briefest Visits by the Best Teachers. March 19-April 2.
As most of you know, our intended guest teacher, Matias Facio, has experienced an unprecedented delay in the processing of his visa. We are very fortunate that so many wonderful guests have offered to step in for short spur-of-the-moment residencies. We already had two weeks of wonderful classes with Agustin & Natalia. Now, get ready for: Kristin Balmer, Elly Fernandez, Amy Yang, Hernan Robledo, Carla Marano and Marc Hussner. WOW! Details here.
SATURDAY, MARCH 24: MILONGA QILOMBO with a family-style dinner catered by Kiya. At the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School. DJ Gerardo Razumney. Please pre-register if attending the dinner. Thanks! Details here.
APRIL 4-MAY 3: BODY AWARENESS METHOD® + TANGO: A one-month residency by Marcela Trape & Mario Ferraro, including group classes, special weekly workshops, private lessons, and a weekend intensive (April 28/29). This is an amazing chance to improve one's dancing for dancers in all styles, not just tango! Please peruse our mini-site about Marcela & Mario's residency, and spread the word!
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, MARCH 24-25: ADVANCED BEGINNER TANGO INTENSIVE. We have assembled a big enough group and can CONFIRM the Advanced Beginner Intensive for this weekend. If you are interested in reading about it, or registering, please click here. Thanks!
8th PHILLY TANGO FEST - May 25-28, 2018 (Memorial Day Weekend). Always fun, this event just got even better! It features:
* 13 incredible maestros
* 26 workshops at all levels from absolute beginner to very advanced
* 25 hours of social dancing
* a 12-hour seminar with Gustavo & Giselle, the most respected tango pedagogues in the world,
* and more!
* Early Bird Deadline is April 15 at midnight!
COMPLETE DETAILS & REGISTRATION
*NEW* CLASSICAL BALLET 6-WEEK SERIES starts Saturday, March 10, 11 am-12:15 pm. Taught by principal dancer an accomplished teacher, Alexei Borovik. Requires pre-registration. More details here.
SPANISH LANGUAGE FOR TANGUEROS: 8 Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm, starting March 14.
HATHA YOGA WITH CAROLYN - Saturdays 9:30-10:45 am. Sliding scale $10-15. Details here. Update: No class on 3/17 only, due to instructor travel.
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.
TANGO BARRE - Semi-Private technique class, limited to 4 participants. Each participant uses her own barre. Tuesdays, 6:15-7:15 pm. $25 or use your class card. Reserve your space now.
IN THE NEW YORK TIMES - Alastair Macaulay, the Dance Critic of the New York Times, attended the Philadelphia International Tango Festival, and gave it a beautifully positive review. Check it out here.
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.
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.
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