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Dhruv S Sharma
Mar 12, 2018

Friday MIlonga Class Info

Mar 12, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,   Ted Berry  and Vannessa will be teaching Milonga this friday 8-9:30PM.  Ted wanted to share this video on Milonga: and the following message:   Oliver Kolker and Silvina Valz are well known for their milonga dancing.  I would emphasize their spontaneity and connection to music over elegance."   Ted also taught a performance class last summer for the club which he performed in with us at Lisner:

Dhruv S Sharma
Mar 11, 2018

Milonga this week

Mar 11, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

HI,   If you are around for Spring break come and take the 90 min Milonga class Ted Berry is teaching this friday from 8-9:30PM on March 16th.  We won't have our normal class this week but instead have this special class followed by our Milonga. If you can volunteer to help at the Milonga please sign up in the volunteer list.  If you volunteer for 1 hour you can attend the milonga for free.  For students we are making the Milonga price be $5 and $15 for everyone else. The DJ is Juan Carlos...

Dhruv S Sharma
Mar 10, 2018

FYI: Events today and this week

Mar 10, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,   Today we have the free practica in Mitchell Hall 2:30 (with a free class followed by practice until 5). Also Joerg and Sarah in District House will have their leadership class in B132. On capital Tangueros I noticed tonight at Chevy Chase Ballroom at 9PM there is a free Milonga class at 9-10. If folks want to go maybe we can get a group together and uber out there or something. On March 16th this friday we won't have normal class at 7:15 but at 8PM we will have a MIlonga 90 minute ...

Dhruv S Sharma
Mar 4, 2018

Weekly Tango Updates

Mar 4, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,     We are continuing our classes this month with Alex, Karin and Paul.  In this series we have been working on close embrace, and ocho cortado and uncut ocho cortado variations with sacada. Upcoming events beside the weekly friday classes:    Wednesday March 7th the Tango club is performing for Represent Dance contest (You can come and watch and support  the club we will be on around 7PM) in Betts theatre Marvin Joerg and Sarah are teaching Tango leadership seminar Saturday March 1...

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 27, 2018

Free 5 week classes Tuesday Nights at Argentine Embassy

Feb 27, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,  Hope to see everyone for class friday at 7:15PM with Alex and Karin.  In addition 2 upcoming classes to be aware of: 1)  On March 10th is Leadership seminar taught by Joerg and Sarah in District House B132 on how to tango can improve your success in leadership in personal life and professional life: 2) The Argentine Embassy is hosting free classes.  The only snag is that they require folks to register as couples but the classes are f...

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 24, 2018

Practica Today and Pics from Last Night's Embassy performance

Feb 24, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,    We have the practica today at 2:30 which is a great free place to practice our moves.  Also tonight Rick Kim's class and Milonga are free to GW Tango students near Dunn Loring metro: The live band from embassy Trifilio Tango Trio is performing tonight at a special Milonga near Brookland metro:  I am thinking of checking this out as I went for the xmas milonga ...

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 23, 2018

Class tonight

Feb 23, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,   Just a reminder for our weekly Tango classes tonight 7:15 in Mitchell (beginner) and 8:30 (advanced beginner).  The new series starts for the month with Karin Tovar and Alex Hartsell! Hope to see everyone tonight!     best

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 19, 2018

Tango updates this week

Feb 19, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi GW tangueros, Class:  Our new class with Alex and Karin starts this friday 23rd.   Alex will also be performing with Katya from Ozios along with some club members at the Argentine Embassy for GW International Law Gala at 7 PM next friday with Bohan, Katherine, Priyanka, Josseph and Natasha to represent us to live Tango music! :) Practica: In addition on Feb 24th we will continue with our bi-weekly practica at 2:30PM in the afternoon. Keep practicing what we learned and try to dance out...

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 17, 2018

GW Valentine Milonga Last Night was Awesome!

Feb 17, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,   The class last night on ganchos and Valentine's Milonga was awesome!  Thanks to Joerg and Sarah for teaching, Jaime for DJing and all club members who helped out and volunteers! Next week Alex and Karin the club founder will teach!  Alex and a few members will perform at the GWU International Law Gala in the Argentine Embassy at 7PM to live Tango by Trifilio tango trio!  Class will be in foggy bottom same time!  

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 7, 2018

Tango Updates and opportunities

Feb 7, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,     Tangoing through the Semester has been going wonderfully.  I just wanted to highlight the upcoming Tango events we are having at GW: Performances: March 7th in Betts Theater we are having a performance for Represent contest Feb 23rd night the GW international Law group is having a Gala in the Argentine Embassy and has requested a performance 2 Opportunities: if you are interested in being in a performance please email me and let me know. We have a regular group who try to p...

Dhruv S Sharma
Feb 4, 2018

1st Tango Intensive Basics Weekend was Amazaing!

Feb 4, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Thanks to Phil Jones and Alex Hartsell for making the 1st Tango Basics Intensive weekend so much fun! Thanks to the community dancers who came to dance with beginners!  People really loved that. Hope to see you all Friday at 7:15 beginners class and this saturday at 2:30PM for free class and practica where you can practice your lessons with experienced DC dancers for free! Alex and Phil will teach at GWU in the friday classes right after Joerg and Sarah finish on Feb 16th on our Valentine'...

Dhruv S Sharma
Jan 31, 2018

Last Week's Saturday practica was a blast!

Jan 31, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,     Last Saturday we had our first practica from 2:30-5 in Mitchell Hall which began with a intro class by Phil Jones.  The practica was packed and was great with over 80 tangueros from the community and GW students!  This weekend Phil Jones and Alex Hartsell are teaching a Tango Basics Intensive Weekend at GWU In Mitchell from 1-4PM Sat/Sunday!  So be sure to take advantage of it's free for students and $50 for non-students. Our regular class is friday at 7:15PM and I encourage folks ...

Dhruv S Sharma
Jan 16, 2018

Volunteers for Milonga

Jan 16, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,   We have our first class and Milonga this Friday with food and a DJ from Argentina. The classes are Free at 7:15 in Mitchell until 9:30 and MIlonga is right after.  The cost for the Milonga is $10 but if you volunteer for an hour in the shifts below you can attend for free. We need some volunteers for the 9:30-10:30 Shift, and 10:30-11:30 shift. and 11:30-12:30. if you can come and enjoy that will be great and if you can volunteer for one of the shifts please let me know at argentine...

Dhruv S Sharma
Jan 14, 2018

Welcome back!

Jan 14, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi,  Welcome back!   This week we will have our first class Friday at 7:15 in Mitchell and our first Tango social at 9:30 with food and DJ for $10. Also on Jan 17 at 4:45-7 we will have a table to sign people up for the Tango club.  So if you are around please come by to support the club.  Our table is in Marvin 301, 05b is our table. Look forward to seeing everyone.    best Dhruv

Dhruv S Sharma
Jan 7, 2018

First Classes of 2018 Coming up and Milonga!

Jan 7, 2018 by Dhruv S Sharma

Hi GW Tangueros,    We are having our Saturday Practica on Jan 13 at 2:30 in District House and free class.  The first weekly Tango class is Jan 19th Friday night at 7:15 with Joerg and Sarah followed by our first Tango party Milonga at 9:30 in the same place. If anyone wants to volunteer the link is   All volunteers can attend the Milonga for free otherwise is $10. We will have food and l...