Archive for May 29, 2014

This Weekend in Tango, May 29 – June 1, 2014

It’s finally here! Our weekend workshop with Nick Jones and Diana Cruz! Festivities kick off on Friday, May 30th with an all-level class at 8 PM, followed by an informal milonga in Studio 5 (Lindy Lab) from 9:30 PM – 1AM ($10). Our favorite guest teacher, Cecil Ho, will DJ. Saturday’s milonga in the back studio features international DJ sensation, Rick Kim as well as a stellar performance by our guest instructors ($15).

TONIGHT is the last class in the series for Advanced students at 6:30 PM, followed by the weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5). New series of classes start next week for all levels:

Visit our Meetup group or website for more information about these classes.

This Weekend in Tango, May 22-25, 2014

TONIGHT’s weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5) is the only opportunity to dance tango this weekend in the Triangle. We encourage everyone come out to work on their tango techniques.

We will also continue the series of Advanced classes tonight at 6:30 PM. Monday classes for Beginners (7:00 PM) and Intermediates (8:30 PM) will take a break for Memorial Day; classes will resume on June 2nd. Be sure to sign up for these classes.

Spaces are filling up quickly for next weekend’s workshop with Nick Jones and Diana Cruz from May 30-June 1, 2014. Please visit our website to register for the whole weekend, for one or two classes, or anything in between.

See you on the dance floor!

This Weekend in Tango, May 15-18, 2014

TONIGHT we continue the series of Advanced classes at 6:30 PM, followed by the weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5). The last classes of the series for Beginners (7:00 PM) and Intermediates (8:30 PM) will be held on Monday night.

Tomorrow (5/16), enjoy Triangle Tango’s Third Friday Milonga at Open Eye Café in Carrboro ($5). The event features a free intro to tango lesson at 8 PM and dancing from 9 PM to 11:30 PM. For more information, visit the Triangle Tango website.

If you’re up to taking your tango on the road, consider traveling to Charlotte for Milonga Maleva ($10) on Saturday May 17th at the Metropolitan Ballroom. For more information, visit the Charlotte Tango website.

Don’t forget to register for Tango Utopia’s upcoming workshop with Nick Jones and Diana Cruz from May 30-June 1, 2014 at our website.

See you on the dance floor!

This Weekend in Tango, May 8-11, 2014

This weekend is our favorite weekend in tango because we host Milonga Utopia on Saturday, May 10th from 9 PM to 2 AM ($10). We will dance to the bittersweet tandas of guest DJ, Tetsuo Nishihara who is graduating with his MBA and moving on to a new job in Connecticut. We will have our usual yummy munchies and sparkling door prize, too. Join us as we bid congratulations and farewell to our dear friend in Tango Utopia style.

TONIGHT begins the new series of Advanced classes at 6:30 PM, followed by the weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5). On Monday, we continue our classes for Beginners (7:00 PM) and Intermediates (8:30 PM). All classes take place in the upstairs studio at Triangle Dance Studios.

Don’t forget to register for Tango Utopia’s upcoming workshop with Nick Jones and Diana Cruz from May 30-June 1, 2014 at our website. We have confirmed Rick Kim for our Saturday milonga, so sign up TODAY!

This Weekend in Tango, May 1-4, 2014

Happy May Day! We’ll start our celebration of Spring this weekend in the usual fashion at TONIGHT’s Advanced class at 6:30 PM, followed by the weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5).

We hope to see you tomorrow (5/2) at Triangle Tango’s First Outdoor Milonga at Lichtin Plaza in front of the Duke Energy Performing Arts Center in downtown Raleigh (Cost: $5). Our favorite guest teacher, Cecil Ho will DJ from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM as we dance on a portable dance floor. Refreshments are available for purchase at the concession stand within the Fletcher lobby. Please come out to show your support for this exciting opportunity to dance under the stars. More information is available at the Triangle Tango website.

If you’re up to taking your tango on the road, consider the Elegant Milonga in Asheville ($15) on Saturday, May 3rd as part of the Homer and Christina Ladas Weekend. For more information, visit the Tangogypsies website.

On Monday, we continue our classes for Beginners (7:00 PM) and Intermediates (8:30 PM). It’s not too late to join us!

Don’t forget to register for Tango Utopia’s upcoming workshop with Nick Jones and Diana Cruz from May 30-June 1, 2014 at our website.

See you on the dance floor!