Milonga “la Chamuyera”

Marco and Elise is organizing a milonga on in Raleigh Saturday, June 27th at Celestine Yoga and Movement Arts. Described as “A deep authentic [A]rgentine Milonga coming from Rosario”, this milonga is sure to please as Jae Youn of Tango Utopia draws you to the dance floor with her selections of expertly chosen tangos, valses and milongas. So, if you… (more…)

Tango Utopia Hosts Workshop with Tomás Howlin & Karen Jaffe

Registration for the weekend workshop with Tomás Howlin & Karen Jaffe is NOW open. The workshop is held on Friday, September 11 – Sunday, September 13, 2015. All classes and milongas take place at Triangle Dance Studios in Durham. The Full Package (Friday through Sunday) includes 5 workshops and entry into 2 milongas ($130 per person; $230 per couple). The… (more…)

Saying Goodbye, Adios, Sayonara, Ciao, Auf-wiedersehen, adieu, to The Open Eye Café Milonga

After almost a decade of having Triangle Tango’s Third Friday milonga at the Open Eye Café, it has come time to retire this milonga, or like the tango Lunatico says “Llevarla a los cuaterles de invierno/Take it to the winter quarters”. Come out and celebrate the many good times and great tandas we had together at this venue. Let’s all be there … (more…)

Noche de Tango en Durham: Luis Del Río + Durham Tango

FREE tango class from 8-9 and then Milonga (tango dance). Experienced Argentinian teachers Alicia and Eduardo Lazarowski, from Durham Tangowill be teaching and DJing. I will be playing some live tangos with my band (Juanito Laguna on guitar/charango and Paul Dobelstein on upright bass).Old Havana Sandwich Shop provides the great place and delicious food/drinks. What is not to like? We… (more…)

Outdoor Milonga at Lichtin Plaza – Saturday, May 2nd

Let the afternoon breeze and the chirping of birds add that extra spice to your dance as you move to music expertly selected by Katia Singletary.  Mingle with the onlookers, and maybe convince some of them to come to the dance floor with you. This event is FREE thanks to the generosity of Duke Center for the Performing Arts for… (more…)