Queer Tango Teachers offering virtual classes, please support them. Consider taking the Tango Tuition Challenge: send what you would have spent on lessons and classes each week to a teacher of your choice.
Jurni Roco offers weekly virtual tango classes Monday and Thursdays + private lessons. Details: email@example.com
Mira Barakat offers weekly virtual tango classes Tuesdays and Thursdays + private socially distanced lessons in her studio. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miranda Lindelow offers weekly virtual queer tango classes Tuesdays + private lessons. Details: email@example.com
Augusto LaMarshall offers weekly virtual tango classes for Escuela Mundial de Tango GE + private lessons. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org. +5491154583423
Astrid Weiske offers virtual private lessons and small group classes. Details: email@example.com
Leo Sardella offers weekly virtual tango classes through the Astoria Tango Club: http://astoriatangoclub.com/?fbclid=IwAR16VAegMxma7kslGmtPSTXojaI5_WDnxDCwdScrdUByfCkPADU-WbS7Kc0
Jathan Rafael Sánchez of Queer Tango Mexico offers weekly virtual classes and private lessions. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you know of queer tango teachers offering virtual classes or who are in need of support, please send us an email with info, links and details.
Mariana Docampo founder of queer tango in Buenos Aires, among many other accomplishments, has a new book, Tango Queer Buenos Aires, that is available for purchase: https://abrazosbooks.com/en/catalog/tango-queer-buenos-aires/
The Queer Tango Project has been busy during the pandemic! They have a new free ebook out, Queer Tango Histories: Making a Start, by Ray Batchelor. They are also developing a new project and looking for submissions: Queer Tango Futures: What do you think queer tango should be like when we can dance together again? The Queer Tango project wants to know. I want to know too, and I’m looking forward to this new publication!
Local Super Queer Friendly Tango classes, practicas, milongas and tango retreats:
–Men’s tango class in SF on Wednesday nights brought to you by our very own Ken, Will, Georges and Jonathan: TangoFix SF-men’s tango. Details HERE
–Allegro Ballroom: A GREAT place to practice whenever you want. $10 bucks for the whole day (or $10 per hour with a teacher). Bring a partner, some music, pick a room and tango away! Lots of queer and same sex dancers go to the Allegro and it’s a cool space. 120121 San Pablo Ave. Richmond, CA.
–Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto. South Bay peeps are covered! Progressive monthly series with Leslie Gordon every Tuesday: www.tntango.com.In these classes, everyone learns both roles. This class is assisted by a lovely queer tango dancer, Rich. All are welcome.
-Tuesday Intermediate class and Practica with David Orly-Thompson at Finnish Hall: 1970 Chestnut st. in Berkeley. 8-10 class. 10-11 practica. $15. A great deal for 3 hours of tango with a great teacher.
-TangoMujer:: Retreats for Women: “Be both a leader and a follower.” Two enormously talented women of tango, and founders of TangoMujer (the first all-women’s dance company in the world), Brigitta Winkler and Sharna Fabiano, offer week-long tango retreats for women to learn both roles in exquisite natural environments. Details HERE.
Local Queer Teachers Available for privates or small groups. Please do support our local queer tango teachers!
- Mira Barakat: email@example.com
- Miranda Pez: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mitch Richards: email@example.com
- Citabria & Andreas: Citabria@LightOnYourFeet.com
- Winter & Auriel: firstname.lastname@example.org
Queer Tango Communities in the US.
-The Queer Tango Project has published a free online Queer Tango Book!
San Francisco Bay Area Queer Tango on facebook.
Abrazo Queer Tango on facebook.
Tango Mango lists all tango events and classes
Queer Partner Dancing Calendar
QueerTango SF: Yep, the group that started queer tango in the SF Bay Area. Big mad tango love to Amy Little, Winter Held and Auriel. Website is HERE, and you can find them on FB: https://www.facebook.com/QTSanFrancisco
–We Want YOUR listings: if you have cool place you like to dance, found a great teacher, had a good experience somewhere, shoot us an email and we can add it to the list!!
Want to add info or receive a monthly update on queer tango events? Email us at AbrazoQueerTango@gmail.com.