Thursday September 20th at Viva Tango – Jacklyn Shapiro And Roberto Pena Workshop, Showtime and Milonga, 8pm-11:45pm

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Jacklyn and Roberto

Thursday September 20th 8:00 to 11:45

Princeton Tango Festival Event #9

Workshop, Showtime and Milonga

Four-time US Tango Championships finalists, Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena will teach a workshop on “Developing simple to complex variations for tango salon”. A Milonga with special performances by Roberto and Jacklyn and the Gala Showcase Dancers.

 

 

45 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ

8:00 Doors Open

8:10 Workshop by Roberto & Jacklyn

9 to 11:45 Milonga

9:45 Showtime

Socialize around our food table

Partner not needed

Beginners and spectators welcome

Off street, lighted parking

Cost $15 (full time students $5)

NEXT WEEK

9/27 The Grand Finale of the Princeton Summer Tango Festival will feature the Pedro Giraudo Quartet. Dance to live music and the DJing of Dmitri. 

CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS STARTING SHORTLY – 2  OPPORTUNITIES

 PRINCETON UNIVERSITY TANGO CLUB

Classes and dancing will begin on every Monday beginning September 17th.

A lessons for beginners and intermediate dancers will be offered each week by Robin Thomas. For more information see https://www.facebook.com/groups/2374819632/

 PRINCETON ADULT SCHOOL OFFERS ARGENTINE TANGO BASICS:
Thurs  7:30 – 9:00,  October 11 – November 15
Class Details: Click Here  6 Session(s)
Instructor(s): Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu
Location: Suzanne Patterson Building – Same location as VivaTango – 45 Stockton Street Princeton.

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Today , Thursday September 13th at Viva Tango – Michael Nadtochi Workshop and Milonga DJing by Michael, 8pm-11:45pm

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Michael will conduct a workshop followed by a Milonga. The workshop topic is ‘Partner musicality in Tango’ – learn what is lead and what is freestyle. Adornos versus movements lead by the partner. Michael’s DJing is very dynamic and includes surprise Latin and swing breaks. Don’t miss this evening.

 

 

45 Stockton St Princeton NJ

8 PM Doors Open

Lesson 8:10 to 9 PM

Milonga 9 to 11:45 PM

DJing by Michael

Socialize at our food Table

Partner not needed

Beginners welcome

Off street lighted parking

Cost $15  (students $5)

Michael Nadtochi has been a professional dancer for more than two decades. His vast dance experience consists of performing, competing, choreographing and educating dancers and professionals all over the world.  For the past 14 years Michael focused entirely on performing and teaching the art of Argentine Tango. He has traveled the world, took part in major international tango festivals where he taught and performed at some of the most spectacular venues. Germany, Italy, Denmark, Turkey, Russia, Belarus, Cyprus, Malaysia, Canada, Scotland are among the countries that he visited as special guests and performing artist. He has taught and performed in the major tango festivals in the USA, and he has been one of the dancers at Malbec & Tango House NYC –  the first authentic nightly Argentine Tango show produced in USA.

COMING EVENTS

The last two events of the PRINCETON SUMMER TANGO FESTIVAL will be held on the next two Thursday’s in September. This completes the extraordinary Festival of 10 events.

9/20 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena – Performance, Showcase  and Workshop (#9)

9/27 Milonga with live music by the Pedro Giraudo Quartet – Piano, bandoneon, bass and violin. (#10)

CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS STARTING SHORTLY – 2  OPPORTUNITIES

 PRINCETON UNIVERSITY TANGO CLUB

Classes and dancing will begin on every Monday beginning September 17th.

A lessons for beginners and intermediate dancers will be offered each week by Robin Thomas. For more information see https://www.princeton.edu/~tango/  or  https://www.facebook.com/groups/2374819632/

 

PRINCETON ADULT SCHOOL OFFERS ARGENTINE TANGO BASICS:
Thurs  7:30 – 9:00,  October 11 – November 15
Class Details: Click Here  6 Session(s)
Instructor(s): Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu
Location: Suzanne Patterson Building – Same location as VivaTango – 45 Stockton Street Princeton.

Thursday September 6th at Viva Tango – Ivan Romero & Silvana Nunez , Workshop Milonga and Performance – 7pm-11:45pm

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Ivan Romero & Silvana Nunez at VivaTango

Workshop “Developing Simple Salon Sequences into Complex Variations” for all levels

  •  ADICTANGO & VIVA TANGO host Ivan Romero and Silvana Nunez. We are very excited to bring these talented tango artists to our tango community so you learn from a world champion tango dancer and a couple that is recognized as one of the top coaches and theatre dancers of Buenos Aires. This will be a workshop that you will not want to miss. There will not be a workshop at their performance in Philadelphia. Ivan and Silvana’s workshops and performances in  Buenos Aires are big ticket events. You are lucky to have this opportunity come to your doorstep in Princeton. You will find the workshop memorable and you are bound to leave in awe of their performance. Join us!

  • 7PM -8:30PM Workshop
  • 8:30PM-11:45PM Milonga
  • 9:30pm – Performance by Maestros

Workshop $15

Milonga + Performance $20

Workshop + Milonga $35

Advance tickets for package of both events for only $30  you may buy on https://www.facebook.com/events/504888699940329/

45 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ

Socialize around our food table

Partner not needed

Beginners and spectators welcome

Off street, lighted parking

  

COMING EVENTS

9/13 Michael Nadtochi

9/20 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena – Performance, Showcase  and Workshop (#9)

9/27 Milonga with live music by the Pedro Giraudo Quartet – Piano, bandoneon, bass and violin. (#10)

Roberto and Jacklyn’s Tango Gala on September 7th

Thursday Aug 30th at Viva Tango – 7th event of Princeton Tango Festival – Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu – Class and Performance – 8pm-11:45pm

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Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu

Workshop “Fancy Turns Within the Embrace”  8pm

Milonga DJed by Peace

Performance 10pm

Thursday 8pm-11:45pm  August 30th  

 

This week, Pablo and Iwona will do their first performance at VivaTango. They will also teach a workshop on “Fancy Turns Within the Embrace“. Following the workshop will be a guided practice on one end of the dance floor and the Milonga on the other end

Pablo, who is originally from the suburbs of Buenos Aires, has studied tango with various master teachers in his home country and in the United States.

Iwona explored a few other forms of dance before taking up tango, which she has studied in depth and practiced locally. Pablo and Iwona teach the Argentine tango classes at Princeton Adult School and they teach regularly at Viva Tango in Princeton, where they are artists in residence.

 

Coming Events

9/6 Ivan Romero and Silvana Nunez  – Workshop and Performance like tonight (#8)

9/13 Michael Nadtochi

9/20 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena – Performance, Showcase  and Workshop (#9)

9/27 Milonga with live music by the Pedro Giraudo Quartet – Piano, bandoneon, bass and violin. (#10)

 

Still time to purchase tickets to Roberto and Jacklyn’s Tango Gala to be on September 7th

Thursday, August 23 at Viva Tango Live Music Milonga , 8pm-11:45pm Cost $20

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Princeton Summer Tango Festival

Milonga with Live Music

Piano, Bandoneón and Bass

Cost $20    (Students $5 )
Suzanne Patterson Building at 45 Stockton St, Princeton
Large hard-wood dance floor with off-street, lighted parking

Socialize around VivaTango’s Food and Beverage tables
Partner is not necessary – non dancers are welcome

Maurizio Najt, Piano, is a graduate of the Conservatorio Nacional de Música in Buenos Aires. He performed with “Amigos del Tango”; Forever Tango Orchestra; New York Tango Trio and other groups. Maurizio has performed in Lincoln Center Alice Tully Hall, Winter Garden, Philadelphia Kimmel Center, and the Argentine Embassy in Washington DC and Tokyo. ”

 

 

Javier Sanchez – Bandoneón, has toured the world with Orquesta Típica, Tango Pasión, Tango Viaje al Sentimiento, Pedro Chemes Group, and Tango Emotión. He has performed in Buenos Aires tango shows at Café Tortoni, Chiquin Buenos Aires, Pigmalión Tango, Piazzolla Tango. Javier has numerous recordings. ”

John DeCeasar – Bass, studied with the great bassist/ composer/ arranger, Pablo Aslan. John DeCesare has performed Argentine Tango at many milongas, concerts and cultural events has performed with many tango contemporaries like Hector del Curto, Fernando Otero and Tito Castro.

 

 

8 PM Doors Open

Milonga 8:10 to 11:45 PM

Socialize at our food Table

Partner not needed

Beginners welcome

Off street lighted parking

Suzanne Patterson Building at 45 Stockton St, Princeton NJ 08540

COMING EVENTS

8/30 Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu  in Performance

9/6 Ivan Romero and Silvana Nunez  – Performance and Workshop

9/13 Michael Nadtochi

9/20 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena – Performance, Showcase  and Workshop

Thursday, August 16th At Viva Tango , 5th event of Princeton Tango Festival – Michael Nadtochi and Paulita Workshop and Milonga with Performance , 7pm-11:45pm, DJed by Michael Nadtochi

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Michael And Paulita workshop  7pm-8:30pm

Variations of ocho w/sacadas and ladie’s adornments

Milonga 8:30pm – 11:45pm

Paulita and Michael met at a famous Milonga in Buenos Aires in December 2017. After just a few tandas together, their chemistry on the dance floor was so remarkably unique, that a creative and dynamic partnership was born. They will be performing and teaching in tango communities across the globe – UK, Germany, Latvia, Russia, Argentina and Italy.

 Michael Nadtochi introduces Paulita to VivaTango dancers. Paulita is a master of elegant tango. Come see them in performance in Princeton. The workshop on “Variations of ocho w/sacadas and ladie’s adornments” will feature Paulita’s special skills.

 

 

 

7 PM Doors Open

Workshop 7 to 8:30 PM

Milonga 8:30 to 11:45 PM

DJing by Michael

Performance 10 PM

Socialize at our food Table

Partner not needed

Beginners welcome

Off street lighted parking

Workshop cost $15  \

Milonga + Performance cost $20

Workshop + Milonga + Performance $30

Full time Students $10

 

NEXT WEEK – PRINCETON SUMMER TANGO FESTIVAL, event 6

8/23 8:00 LIVE MUSIC milonga by trio featuring Maurizio Najt on piano, Javier Sanchez on bandoneon and John DeCesare on bass. Kerry Kay will DJ between sets.

COMING EVENTS

8/30 Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu  in Performance

9/6 Ivan Romero and Silvana Nunez  – Performance and Workshop

9/13 Michael Nadtochi

9/20 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena – Performance, Showcase  and Workshop

Thursday, August 9th at Viva Tango Jacklyn and Roberto class “Master the Gancho” 8pm-9pm following by Milonga, 9pm-11:45pm

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Four-time US Tango Championships finalists

Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena will teach a workshop on

Developing gancho sequences and mastering the movement”.

A milonga will follow the lesson.

45 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ

8:00 Doors Open

8:10 Workshop by Roberto & Jacklyn

9 to 11:45 Milonga

Socialize around our food table

Partner not needed

Beginners and spectators welcome

 

 

Off street, lighted parking

Cost $15 (full time students $5)

Details at: www.VivaTango.org   

 

 

 

Coming Events   

  1. 8/16  PSTF Event #5 Michael Nadtochi with dance partner Paulita from London
  2. 8/23 PSTF Event #6  Live Music Maurizio Najt, Javier Sanchez and John DeCesare
  3. 8/30 PTSF Event #7  Roberto and Jacklyn will perform, and will present a Showcase. Milonga will follow.
  4. 9/6 PSTF Event #8 Workshop and Performance by Ivan Romero and Silvana Nunez

Thursday Aug 2nd at Viva Tango Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu class following Milonga DJed by Dmitri Rizer

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Modern music has rap artists, and Tango has Wrap Artists. This week learn about “Sweet and Gentle Wraps”. Wraps are the Kodak moment in a Tango dance. The lesson will teach how to be a wrapper or wrapee. A milonga Djed by Dmitri will follow the lesson. Iwona and Pablo will provide a guided practica after the lesson for those dancers wanting help in mastering the lesson.

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8pm Class with Pablo & Iwona

9 pm to Midnight Milonga

Milonga DJed by Dmitri Rizer

Guided Practica following lesson

 

Directions to Viva45 Stockton St, Princeton NJ 08540

Large hardwood dance floor

Off-street parking at the entrance

Socialize VivaTango’s food tables
Partner is not necessary

Cost $15 and $5 for students

Details at www.VivaTango.org

 

 

Pablo, who is originally from the suburbs of Buenos Aires, has studied tango with various master teachers in his home country and in the United States. Iwona explored a few other forms of dance before taking up tango, which she has studied in depth and practiced locally. Pablo and Iwona teach the Argentine tango classes at Princeton Adult School and they teach regularly at Viva Tango in Princeton, where they are artists in residence.

 

Coming Events

8/9 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena –Roberto DJing

8/16  Michael Nadtoch with dance partner Paulita from London – Princeton Summer Tango Festival Event 5

8/23 Live Music Maurizio Najt, Javier Sanchez and Pablo Lanouguere – Princeton Summer Tango Festival Event 6

9/6 Ivan Romero and Silvana Nunez – Princeton Summer Tango Festival Event #7

Thursday, July 26th at Viva Tango Live Music with Il Faut Tango Duo – Musicality Lesson and Milonga, 8pm – 11:45pm

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Princeton Summer Tango Festival

Il Faut Tango Duo

On Second US Tango Tour

Musicality Lesson 6:30pm-7:30pm at Secret Garden , Princeton 

Live Music Milonga at Suzanne Patterson Center 

8pm-11:45pm  

Il Faut Tango Duo are a tango guitar duo from Buenos Aires , Argentina, who dazzle and delight audiences worldwide while seeking to enrich dancers’ musicality in Tango. Their concerts offer a beautiful selection of the most representative Tangos, Waltzes, and Milongas from the 20th century until now. Instrumental and sung songs adapted for all kinds of venues .

Il Faut Tango Duo (Flavio Romanelli & Marcos Martignano) are professional musicians from Buenos Aires, Argentina. They has been sponsored by the National Tango Academy of Argentina and declared “Cultural Interest” by the Ministry of Culture of Argentina. As part of their fifth international tour (second time in USA), they will be presenting songs from their latest album “Avanti”.

Flavio Romanelli

Composer, arranger, guitarist and music teacher. Graduated from the “School of Music of Buenos Aires” (2006), there he joined the Tango Orchestra of that institution. He continued his studies at the “National Academy of Tango” (2009) with the great Maestro Anibal Arias. He was part of the 3rd Campus of Contemporary Guitar, dictated jointly by important teachers as Quique Sinesi and Carlos Moscardini among others. Currently he is studying a degree in Music Composition at the National University of Arts (Argentina). He has toured throughout Australia, New Zealand and Europe.

 

 

Marcos Martignano

Composer, arranger, guitar player. Graduated from the Conservatory of Chascomús (Buenos Aires), he completed studies with Eduardo Pertusi. He continued his studies at the “National Academy of Tango” (2009) with the great Maestro Anibal Arias. He has participated in several seminars and master classes both in Brazil and Uruguay in 2007 and 2008. He studied harmony and composition in SADAIC (Buenos Aires) by Maestro Juan Carlos Cirigliano between 2012 and 2014. In recent years, he has toured throughout the European continent.

 

 

There are two events:

First there is a Workshop on Tango Music. This workshop is held in a secret garden in Princeton. This workshop explains the fundamental parameters of Tango music and gives you the tools to take them to your dance. Strong and weak beat, the variation, endings with rallentandos, are some of the important topics. Do not miss this amazing opportunity to go deeper in Tango, identifying the musical elements that support your dancing! Thursday July 26th, 6:30 pm at 48 Nassau Street, Princeton NJ

Details of Workshop:  https://www.facebook.com/events/199492757417666/
WORKSHOP price $15

Second There is a Milonga with Live Music at 45 Stockton St, Princeton 08540 – $20

(If you are taking the workshop we suggest you park at the milonga venue address and walk the 4 blocks to 48 Nassau Street)

Details of the live music Milonga: https://www.facebook.com/events/2105348716146527

MILONGA with live music $20
Thursday July 26th, 8 pm.
BOTH EVENTS FOR ONLY $30!

COMING EVENTS

8/2 Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu – Dmitri DJing

8/9 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena

8/16  Michael Nadtoch with dance partner Paulita from London

8/23 Live Music Maurizio Najt, Javier Sanchez and Pablo Lanouguere

Thursday, July 19th at Viva Tango Michael Nadtochi, 8pm-11:45pm, ‘The drama of the Pause’ class and Milonga DJing by Michael

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Thursday, July 19th at 8pm-11:45pm

MICHAEL NADTOCHI

The drama of the Pause

The drama of the Pause will be the subject of this week’s lesson. Learn when and how to make dramatic pauses. The pause is the easiest step to do, but requires understanding how to use it to maximum effect. Learn about Pausing versus Moving

Michael Nadtochi has been a professional dancer for more than two decades. His vast dance experience consists of performing, competing, choreographing and educating dancers and professionals all over the world. For the past 14 years Michael focused entirely on performing and teaching the art of Argentine Tango. He has traveled the world, took part in major international tango festivals where he taught and performed at some of the most spectacular venues. Germany, Italy, Denmark, Turkey, Russia, Belarus, Cyprus, Malaysia, Canada, Scotland are among the countries that he visited as special guests and performing artist. He has taught and performed in the major tango festivals in the USA, and he has been one of the dancers at Malbec & Tango House NYC – the first authentic nightly Argentine Tango show produced in USA.


45 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ
8:00 Doors Open
8:10 Workshop by Michael
9 to 11:45 Milonga
Socialize around our food table
Partner not needed
Beginners and spectators welcome
Off street, lighted parking

Cost $15 (full time students $5) 

Coming Events

7/26 Live Music by IL FAUT

8/2 Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu

8/9 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena –Roberto DJing

8/16  Michael Nadtoch with dance partner Paulita from London

8/23 Live Music Maurizio Najt, Javier Sanchez and Pablo Lanouguere