NYC WINTER TANGO FESTIVAL & NEW YEARS EVE BALL
> NYC WINTER TANGO FESTIVAL[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> Starring these Greats from B.A... Gloria & Eduardo Arquimbau &
> Jose Garofalo, PLUS NYC¹s inspiring Fabienne Bongard and Rebecca Shulman.
> From Fri. night, Dec 28 to Jan 1, 2002
> At DANCE MANHATTAN - 39 W 19 ST, NYC
> 212 777 6053
> Total Package includes: Fri. night reception/milonga;
> 3 days of classes basic to advanced;
> Sunday night full-moon walking tour of the Rockefeller Center
> trees & lights, Plaza Hotel, to Central Park.
> New Year's Eve Tango Ball with
> La Madrugada (3:00 A.M.) Celebration
> (not in pkg.): Saturday night Dinner Milonga
> FRI. night - Esmeralda's Ice-breaker Milonga--an informal night,
> meet the STAFF. (see below)
> 8:30 - 9:30 beginners class.
> 9:30 to late! dancing, great music, demonstrations by STAFF and refreshments
> SAT-SUN. Classes Basic to advanced (see schedule at
> www.nyctango.com) which will be leader-follower balanced.
> Includes club style, adv. Argentine vals and milonga traspie, performance
> STAFF: Selected for its skills and passion for teaching, humanity,
> GLORIA & EDUARDO ARQUIMBAU
> - legendary influences in the world of tango, setting the stage for the world
> revival of the dance, in the 80¹s in Tango Argentino, instrumental in the
> of Forever Tango in 1990,
> dedicated teachers, inspiring performers and real tango historians.
> (See wonderful article we've linked to on the Website)
> FABIENNE BONGARD
> - a modest and marvelous tanguera-- she makes difficult moves seem easy,
> one of the best milonga and Argentine vals teachers!
> Member of the innovative show ³Tango Mujer², which has toured the US and
> Europe to great reviews.
> JOSE GAROFALO
> - internationally popular teacher Jose knows how to keep dancing fun and
> creative. He has performed in various tango shows & theatre productions and
> has a Tuesday night milonga Porteno y Bailarin¹ in Buenos Aires. Also a
> master of the Milonga!
> REBECCA SHULMAN
> - innovative and imaginative - Rebecca puts new twists -
> literally and figuratively on tango, with her partner, Daniel Trenner, was one
> of the youngest, oldest forces creating the resurgence
> of tango in the USA. Her articulateness is worth the price
> of admission. Also a member of ³TangoMujer² dance company.
> Program includes yoga for tango, guided practicas, refreshments throughout
> day, lunchtime talks (Tango History with Gloria and Eduardo, Jorge Luis Borges
> and Tango with El Pulpo, Psychology and Tango with Oscar Gillespie)
> Now-famous NEW YEARS EVE PARTY at Dance Manhattan!!
> A wonderful warm event in a grand space on a silky floor.
> Exclusive performance by the Arquimbaus with special selections from their
> massive repertoire (They have performed together since the 50's--Eduardo
> since the 40's. They have danced with 20 of the greatest orchestras inc.
> Pugliese, Canaro, etc)
> Sumptuous foods served from start to finish, champagne,
> wines, refreshments, desserts desserts (inc. tanguero Stephen Chin Bow¹s
> famous cheesecakes!)
> Throughout the entire weekend our d.j. will be Robin Thomas, one of the
> important d.j.s anywhere with his passion and vision for tango dancers.
> Package is $305 to 12/10, $355 after.
> Also tickets available separately for Esmeralda's ($15)and
> New Year's Eve ($65 before 12/10, after $85),
> 3-Day Class package (classes, guided practicas, talks) can also be purchased
> separately. $255 before 12/10, $290 after.
> Visit us at www.nyctango.com for all details, complete class schedule,
> accommodations page, etc.
> contact us for tickets and group discounts
> ¡Celebrating tango!
> Lucille Krasne 212 777-6053
> Gayatri Martin info@...