At the Annual Christmas Milonga, we will be giving away 4 tickets to “Tango Buenos Aires” at the Touhill Preforming Arts Center on Jan 30-31. This Christmas/Hanukkah present is courtesy Dance St. Louis!!! Thank you!!! http://www.touhill.org/events/detail/tango-buenos-aires
This event kicks off at 8pm with a two free classes for both intermediate and beginner dancers.
The music is a ~50:50 mix of alternative to traditional tango including some very special Christmas and Hanukkah tangos, valses and cortinas, that you won’t want to miss!
Come on out and enjoy an evening of dancing and great music by DJ Rick Barbarash, aka El Conquistador! Light snacks provided. The event is BYOB so feel free to bring your favorite beverage or a dish to share. The milonga starts with the classes at 8pm, dancing at 9pm and runs until Midnight or… ? Cover: $10pp
For those new to this style of milonga, it includes golden age tango, traditional tango by modern bands, or in other languages, eg Russian, French, Italian, Finnish, Turkish, etc,. Electronic tango, eg, Gotan Project or Bajofondo Tangoclub, Blues, Downtempo Lounge, Remixes, Pop and a variety of World music. Music is arranged in tandas with cortinas like traditional milongas: Tango:Tango:Milonga:Tango:
We also play frequent swing & occasional salsa cortinas… if you dance them, we let them play!