Week of Events
Philadelphia Argentine Tango School – Palermo Fishtown Milonga
A weekly milonga with refreshments, great Djs, and a super-friendly atmosphere in which many/most people practice/dance both roles. Take one of the classes and stay free for the milonga that follows. (Except on live music nights, when we ask anyone who can to pay for the milonga to help pay the musicians.)
Tango technique for all levels and both roles, taught by Andres & Meredith Available in Studio & on Zoom
A three-week seminar looking at modern tango guitar music, how to understand it, and how to enjoy dancing to it. Available in studio & on Zoom With special guests Juan Villarreal & Patricio Crom on weeks 1 & 3. Taught by Andres & Meredith Most people take this class with a partner, but it is … Continue reading "Philadelphia Argentine Tango School – Dancing Tango Guitar"
This online class is geared towards tango dancers of all levels who want to enhance their dancing through solo work. The theme of the class will change every 4-6 weeks. Details can be found at the website below. Email Sarah ([email protected]) for the link to join the class and for payment information.
In the beginner class, we teach general technique for walking, pivots and turns, the building blocks of Argentine Tango. We teach technique in the context of simple sequences that are common in social dancing, including the basic step, ocho cortado, parada, ochos and a turn. We emphasize two important skills of partner-dancing - establishing a … Continue reading "Beginner Tango with Sarah & Damian"
Essentials for the Social Dance Floor Partner change class Everyone learns both roles Taught by Andres & Meredith If you pay for this class, you are welcome to stay for the Beginner class free. You are also welcome to stay free for the milonga from 9 to midnight, except on live music nights. On live … Continue reading "Philadelphia Argentine Tango School – Intermediate-Advanced Tango"
In the intermediate class we assume students have a basic understanding of how walking, pivots and turns work, and are more-or-less able to do them. The goal is to develop fluidity in these movements. Sequences are more subtle and complex, and we begin exploring movements in opposite directions or off-axis. We introduce fundamental concepts in … Continue reading "Intermediate Tango with Sarah & Damian"
Philadelphia Argentine Tango School – Tapas with Wine Pairings, Concert + Milonga at Ole Tapas Lounge
We are so happy to be back, collaborating with one of our favorite event partners! Join us at Ole Tapas Lounge in Newark, Delaware for an amazing night of tapas, live music and tango dancing! 7:30-8:30 pm: Five Tapas, each with a Wine Pairing (shout out to Universal Beverage Importers for the great wines!) 8:30-9:10 … Continue reading "Philadelphia Argentine Tango School – Tapas with Wine Pairings, Concert + Milonga at Ole Tapas Lounge"
Wawa Welcome America Free Event: Tango & Folkloric Music Concert, Tango & Chacarera Classes & Social Dancing
A CELEBRATION OF COMMUNITY & CULTURE AT TEATRO ESPERANZA We are incredibly honored to have been chosen by WAWA WELCOME AMERICA to help create the first Latino-themed event in the history of this iconic Philadelphia Independence Day celebration. SCHEDULE 11 am to 1 pm: A fun block party environment outside - super family-friendly - involving … Continue reading "Wawa Welcome America Free Event: Tango & Folkloric Music Concert, Tango & Chacarera Classes & Social Dancing"