Argentine Tango Workshops and Events

Milonga Monty

Milonga Monty - Montgomery, AL

Saturday, April 11, 2020 - event postponed, check back for new date
6 - 9 pm

About the milonga: an Argentine tango party hosted by Lynda Wilson; mostly traditional tangos, and several nuevo selections; light refreshments provided - bring a dish if you wish; plenty of parking; dressy or casual attire; cover $10 tangueros, $5 for your friends, or workshop coupon.
Come dance, watch, mingle, and meet members of Montgomery's Argentine tango community. Bring your joy, bring your art, bring your friends!
Location: Churchill Academy - 395 Ray Thorington Rd, Montgomery, AL 36114


tango party in Auburn

An Afternoon of Argentine Tango - Auburn, AL

Sunday, April 26, 2020
shoes, a workshop, and a practica

1:30 - 2 pm    check-in, waivers, shoe shopping*
2 - 3:30 pm    multi-level workeshop, Out-&-Abouts - compact turns
3:30 - 4:30 pm   guided practice - all levels, drop-ins welcome!
Frank Brown Recreation Center, rooms D & E, 235 Opelika Rd, Auburn, AL 36830
About the workshop: command of tango basics expected; advance registration is required. Contact rickandlynda@tangosalon.com, or call/text 334-328-8185.
Fees:   $20 workshop & practica, $10 practica only; cash/check to Lynda Wilson on 4/26.
*Tango Salon Shoes will be available for try-on and purchase. Call/e-mail ahead for models/sizes. Preview shoes at tangosalonshoes.com


Clubhouse Milonga

Class & Milonga at the Clubhouse - Birmingham, AL

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - event postponed, check back for new date
class 3:30 - 4:30 pm, milonga 5 - 8 pm

About the class: Turning Walks - traveling line of dance; taught by Lynda Wilson; designed for advanced beginners to advanced tangueros; fee $10.
About the milonga: an Argentine tango party hosted by Birmingham tangueros; tandas of tangos, milongas, and valses, interlaced with swing, cha-cha, foxtrot, and rumba. Cover $10. RSVP Beth at waterfals@bellsouth.net or text 205-383-8579. More details on the Tango Birmingham Facebook page.
Location: The Clubhouse on Highland - 2908 Highland Ave. S., Birmingham, AL 35205


fundamentals workshop

Tango Fundamentals Workshop

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - event postponed, check back for new date
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Montgomery, AL

Hosted by the Arts Council of Montgomery. No partner or dance experience needed. This workshop is for those brand new to Argentine tango and those tangueros wanting more confidence and clarity in the basics. We'll cover tango posture, basic vocabulary, and navigating the dance floor. Advance registeration is required. Online registration and payment will be available at the Arts Council website. You can also register and pay in person at the Armory, or contact Lynda: rickandlynda@tangosalon.com, or call/text 334-328-8185. Workshop participants receive a coupon to attend a tango party - Milonga Monty.
Fees & shoes: $25 per person - cash/check to Arts Council of Montgomery; please arrive at 10:15 am to park and check in. Closed-toe, smooth-soled shoes with low to medium heels are recommended for this workshop.
Location: Armory Learning Arts Center - 1018 Madison Ave, Montgomery, AL 36104