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TODAY, Thursday, February 2d , 8pm
Pablo Garcia Gomez and Iwona Ionescu , Peace DJing
8 pm Lesson
8:45 to Midnight Milona
Guided Practica following lesson
Large hard-wood dance floor with off-street parking at the entrance
Socialize around VivaTango’s Food and Beverage tables
Partner is not necessary – Beginners welcome
Cost $15 and $5 for students
Viva Tango is looking for volunteers to help set up tables and fold everything in the end of the evening. Volunteers enjoy free admission.
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 currently artists in residence.
Upcoming evenings at Viva Tango
2/9 Michael Nadtochi and Eleonora – Michael DJing
2/16 Jacklyn Shapiro and Roberto Pena –Jacklyn DJing
2/23 Maurizio Najt live music
Tango Events and Classes in the Neighborhood
ARGENTINE TANGO BASICS by Pablo Garcia and Iwona Ionescu
8 Session(s) – Princeton, NJ at Suzanne Patterson Center
Mon 7:30 – 9:00 pm, February 6 – April 3
– open for registration via PAS. Link to PAS:
In this course, participants will learn the fundamentals of Argentine Tango, the way it is danced, and its social significance in Argentina and around the world. Students will also explore the history of Tango and its various musical forms. No partner or previous dance experience required.
Musicality Workshops. Pablo & Iwona are working on putting together at least two musicality workshops that would be held in Susanne Patterson Center this year. Exact dates – TBD.
Tuesday Intermediate Course: at the West Windsor Arts Center in Princeton Junction. http://www.jerseydance.com/Calendar.html
The class is every Tuesday from 8:30-10:00 pm, and it is followed by a brief practica.
Princeton Tango Club on Mondays with Robin Thomas, starts in February after the winter break. Date is TBD. Watch for announcements.
The Art of Tango classes by Michael Nadtochi and Eleonora Kalganova on Wednesdays at 7pm at Bound Brook Elks, South Bound Brooks, NJ. This season they are dedicating the entire course to the subject of LISTENING TO THE MUSIC, INTERPRETING MUSIC, CREATING and PLAYING with the MUSIC. Find the directions here: http://www.theartoftango.club/classes