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FEBRUARY 24 (SATURDAY): MILONGA QILOMBO 10th Anniversary Bash! LIVE MUSIC by the Theresia Thylin Quartet, DJ Dasha Khripkova, a performance by Andres & Meredith, and more... Save $10 with pre-registration by Thursday, February 22!
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FEBRUARY 25 (SUNDAY): POTLUCK DINNER to celebrate the conclusion of Andres's great residency (he leaves for Cyprus on March 1). And to keep celebrating the 10th anniversary of the school. RSVP and food/drink contribution requested. For complete details on what to bring, please click here.

FEBRUARY 28 (WEDNESDAY): Emiliano Messiez (piano) and Javier Sanchez (bandoneon) will co-teach the advanced class with Andres & Meredith. The class will be half-lecture, half-dancing. The theme is Pugliese. Afterwards, Emiliano & Javier will perform live music for dancing during Milonga El Puntazo. If you have a class card, there is no additional charge for tonight. If you are paying at the door, the cost is $5 more than usual (i.e. $30 for the workshop + milonga; $15 for the milonga alone).

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!
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NEXT TWO-DAY BEGINNER INTENSIVE: March 3/4. No experience or partner required. Complete details & registration.

SPANISH LANGUAGE FOR TANGUEROS: A 6-week workshop on Sundays from noon to 1:30 pm. March 4-April 8. Details here.

HATHA YOGA WITH CAROLYN - Saturdays 9:30-10:45 am, starting Saturday, January 20. Sliding scale $10-15. Details here.

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.

CLASSICAL BALLET 6-WEEK SERIES starts Saturday, January 27, 11 am-12:15 pm. Taught by principal dancer an accomplished teacher, Alexei Borovik. Requires pre-registration. More details here. This series is now sold out.

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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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.

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