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Free tango bliss!! “Tango on the Road” at Borough Market

Free tango bliss!! “Tango on the Road” at Borough Market

Free tango bliss!! That’s exactly what it was. “Tango on the Road” featured another blissful evening of free tango classes, performances and social dances, in a perfectly central location – Borough market. The “Tango on the Road” events at Borough market have been running since 2014 and every year more teachers and students take part. This year six couples of teachers/performers were involved and they all gave a spectacular taste of what tango can be like. Every …

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Tango at the V & A

Tango at the V & A

Who would think that Raphael (the Italian painter of the Renaissance) would go together with tango (the Argentinian music and social dance)? Well, they did. And splendidly well too. At the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, where tango dancing took place in the splendid Raphael room – surrounded by paintings and beautiful works of art. Late Friday at the V&A with tango in the Raphael room was a really special event. Elizabeth Knock and …

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Tango BA: flying direct London to Buenos Aires

Tango BA: flying direct London to Buenos Aires

Who said that tango can only be enjoyed in a dim-lit room with wooden floor?? You can really dance tango everywhere. To celebrate the first direct BA flight from London to Buenos Aires tango went to Heathrow T5. There was a small orchestra playing the best tango tunes to take passengers and T5 passers-by along the beautiful notes of D’Arienzo, Di Sarli, Pugliese and many other tango composers, which make couple dream while embracing and …

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Josefina Bermudez & Fabian Peralta

Fabián Peralta started in the world of tango from the hand of his great master Mingo Pugliese at the age of 23 years. In his major works are highlighted, the tango houses: Casa Blanca (home of tango, Buenos Aires) La Ventana (Buenos Aires tango house) Michelangelo (Buenos Aires tango house) El Viejo Almacén (Buenos Aires tango house) Taconeando (Buenos Aires tango house) Esquina Homero Manzzi (Buenos Aires tango house) Esquina Carlos Gardel (tango house in …

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Cecilia Berra & Horacio Godoy

Cecilia Berra & Horacio Godoy Cecilia Berra began her career as a Tango dancer in 1998 and as a teacher in 2001. She has a broad background across different disciplines such as contemporary dance, circus and contact improvisation. She learned Tango from the greatest maestros (Walter Gomez, Luciana Valle, Dina Martinez, Gustavo Naveira, Claudio Gonzalez, Melina Brufman, Mariela Sametband, Gaston Torelli, Cecilia García)evolving her tango along the years and developing her own style and techniques. …

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