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Dhruv S Sharma
Oct 17, 2017

Fyi: Otros aires nuevo tango musicality and concert in Glen Echo Grand ballroom

Oct 17, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

Otros aires the Spanish band is coming to Glen Echo park tonight:  http://glenechopark.org/calendar/2017-10-17?field_event_type_value=Dances They have a musicality class and milonga tonight. $35 Otros Aires is a 21st century audiovisual TANGO (Electrotango, Neotango, Tango Nuevo, Fusion) project created, produced and directed by the Argentinean musician & architect Miguel Di Genova. Since its founding in 2003, the group has released six studio albums and completed dozens of tours in Europe...


Dhruv S Sharma
Oct 16, 2017

UMD invites GW Tango club members to their Milonga on Oct 28 and it's free

Oct 16, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

fyi: UMD Tango Club has invited the club and members to their Fall Milonga in college park: https://www.facebook.com/events/742975399239128/ Saturday, October 28 at 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT Stamp building in College Park For those of you interested in learning the basic steps, there will be a beginner lesson from 7-8 PM. From 8 PM to 11 PM we will dance, eat, and learn a few tango tricks.


Dhruv S Sharma
Oct 13, 2017

Saturday 2:30 free class/ practica in District House + discount on local Milonga

Oct 13, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,   Just a reminder tomorrow we have our 2:30 class in B132 for free and practice from 2:30-5 drop in.  It's a great place to practice your weekly moves. In addition I wanted to pass along that Jimmy who organizes is a DC Milonga tomorrow in Chevy Chase Ballroom  are offering GW Tango club members a class at a discounted price of $5 and milonga discounted for $12 called Milonga Maleva: https://sites.google.com/site/dctangocalendar/chevy-chase---maleva.  Hope to see folks tomorrow.   be...


Dhruv S Sharma
Oct 8, 2017

Fall Milonga was a blast in Mitchell Oct 7th 2017!!!

Oct 8, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

Falls Milonga was a blast!  Great class by Ted Berry, excellent hosting by Joerg. Thanks to all involved! Pictures posted on Org Sync: http://gwcse.orgsync.com/org/gwargentinetango/Pictures#  


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 22, 2017

You should Dance article! WaPo Highlights Argentine Tango in Weekend Things to Do!

Sep 22, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

DC and GWU have an incredibly welcoming and supportive social dance community and Tango is the best! weekend's section quotes our own Phil Jones on Tango, "Tango is a culture'. (https://www.washingtonpost.com/goingoutguide/where-to-go-dancing-7-nights-a-week-in-dc/2017/09/20/ffb155a0-9962-11e7-82e4-f1076f6d6152_story.html?utm_term=.c24ca96c6a66) Phil performed for GWU recently at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1tcnLmpWarc Most importantly Phil is teaching in December for Free at GWU Arge...


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 19, 2017

Awesome GWU Tango Club Pics from Performance at Textfile Museum!!!

Sep 19, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

Alisse Palmer gave a great performance on Sept 2nd Textile Museum Venue.  Beautiful venue for Tango! It was fun and great support from GWU community!!  


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 8, 2017

1st Fall Thursday Tango Class off to a great Start!!!

Sep 8, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

We had our first fall tango 2017 class and it was a blast.  Taught fabulously by Alex, Sarah with help form Joerg! A great turn out from the GWU student body and new start for GWU Tangueros and tangoing through the semester!!!    


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 5, 2017

New Tango Music band playing in the Area from Argentina

Sep 5, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

FYI: details on https://www.eventbrite.com/e/el-cachivache-live-tickets-35173734587   As part of the 2017 World Tour, EL CACHIVACHE will once again WOW us at the Avant Garde Ballroom. The Cachivache Quintet is currently one of the most popular tango groups and is widely recognized on the world music circuit. Sometimes called "Tango Punk", the group is characterized by its undeniably creative, original, and very “danceable" style. They continue to thrill dancers and fans of classic tango ...


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 4, 2017

GWU Argentine Tango Club at Mt. Vernon Bazaar

Sep 4, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

Nate Kottke and Jessica gave a great class for freshman at Mt. Vernon Bazaar Sunday Sept 3rd.  Nate, Jessica and Alisse also gave 3 stellar performances at the Bazaar!!! Free classes for students start Sept 7 thursdays 7:15 beginner and 8:30 advanced beginner!


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 3, 2017

Awesome Tango Performance ISO Lunch, Aug 25 2017

Sep 3, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

GWU Argentine Tango Club instructors performed for ISO 2017 Luncheon! Great Performance by Phil and Beate!!! Phil and Beate will be teaching at GWU in the fall at Thursdays!!! Phil also has a radio show on tango you can stream: https://www.facebook.com/Bienvenidoaltango/    


Dhruv S Sharma
Sep 3, 2017

Fall Tango Classes and Practica Begin!!! Fall Tango is coming

Sep 3, 2017 by Dhruv S Sharma

Fall Weekly Tango classes start Sept 7th on Thursdsay Beginner class is 7:15-8:15 and advanced beginner from 8:30-9:30 in Mitchell Hall (inside the 7-11 entrance on the right) The class is free for students, grad students, employees and GWU scholars. For non-GWU students/employees/scholars the class is $10 per class The free Saturday class and practica continues also through the fall: 2:30-3:30 on 2nd,4th and 5th saturdays and practica from 2:30-5 to practice tango skills in Distric...


Karin S Tovar
Mar 8, 2017

New Leadership Positions Available

Mar 8, 2017 by Karin S Tovar

Hey, everyone! We're looking for new members to take up leadership positions! This semester is Karin, (President) Ethan (Treasure) and Alice (Tango Ambassador) last semester also Jane our (social media chair) will be abroad next semester. Club officer positions are a great opportunity to become more involved on campus and within the club, and to gain leadership experience and valuable skills that will put you ahead of your peers when you enter the workforce. The transition process will be ver...


Karin S Tovar
Feb 9, 2017

Classes are held on Fridays at Mitchell Hall Theater this Spring 2017!

Feb 9, 2017 by Karin S Tovar

Locations and times  7:15-8:15- Beginners  8:30-9:30- Advance Beginners   Mitchell Hall Theater 514 19th Street, NW Washington, DC 20052. (the entrance is to the right of the 7-Eleven store) Join us on Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/groups/902477046510443/  https://www.facebook.com/GWTango/  Free for GW Argentine students, scholars and affiliates.  $10 (non-students), $5 (for all other students from other universities and seniors)  ...


Karin S Tovar
Feb 7, 2017

Listen to Music to Improve your Tango

Feb 7, 2017 by Karin S Tovar

  https://play.spotify.com/user/kalhartt/playlist/4d3a7GiPOuOUE7CIIPqNiC https://play.spotify.com/user/kalhartt/playlist/1bmmfiWQYel2RqERWNl86E https://play.spotify.com/user/anttiveikko/playlist/3evg22sgdFbDHHKW49KlvL https://play.spotify.com/user/spotifyargentina/playlist/3XqxBdeLLLpH793EVUB3tz