Viva Tango Inc. welcomes Pablo Garcia Gomez Y Iwona Iounescu. They will be teaching us how to do elegant and musical turns and “caminadas” (walks) with associated “adornos” (embellishments). Come this Thursday for this lesson, and to see this pair of talented dancers in performance.

Pablo Garcia Gomez is originally from Quilmes, (a city in the suburbs of Buenos Aires). He has studied tango both in the United States and in his home country.

Iwona Iounescu has danced tango for a number of years and, together with Pablo, has more recently been learning from Diego Di Falco and Carolina Zokalski, and practiced often at the Philadelphia Argentine Tango School.

Doors open at 8 PM, Lesson at 8:30 PM followed by dancing and performance.

Susanne Patterson Center45 Stockton Street Princeton (Located behind the Princeton Borough Municipal Building). Details at

Dancing, Lesson, Light Supper, Socializing all for $12


Coming up

Beginner Workshop – Sunday June 23rd 

Lesley Mitchel who has taught beginners classes in Princeton since 1998 will be the guest instructor for Viva’s Beginner Workshop. This will be an intensive day of lessons divided into two independent sessions. You can take either session or both. Beginning at 1:30 PM, lessons will be offered for people who have never had a tango lesson. The class will take a break at 4 PM. Refreshments and light dinner will be provided during this break. After the break, lessons will continue that build on what was learned during the first session. If you have already taken some tango lessons before, you are welcome to come join the workshop 4 PM and have refreshments and then take the second session. The second session will end at 7 PM.  Cost for either session is $45 or both for $80 if purchased in advance. There is a $5 additional cost per session if purchased at the door on the day of the lessons. Pre-registration can be done by sending name and check to Viva Tango / 391 Nassau Street / Princeton NJ 08540.

Cotton Club- Saturday June 15

It is time for the annual Cotton Ball. This is a benefit dance sponsored by the Susan Patterson Center, which is the facility we dance at. Come hear how we supported this last year. Our volunteers had a great time and were much appreciated. Volunteers are needed for this coming dance.