Coffee and Tango https://www.coffeeandtango.com Uncovering the World of Argentine Tango Wed, 11 Dec 2019 02:26:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 Grand Opening of Milonga Tango Cafe at New Venue https://www.coffeeandtango.com/grand-opening-of-milonga-tango-cafe-at-new-venue.html https://www.coffeeandtango.com/grand-opening-of-milonga-tango-cafe-at-new-venue.html#respond Wed, 11 Dec 2019 02:26:30 +0000 https://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16894 Grand Opening of Milonga Tango Cafe at New Venue by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

🚩 BIG NEWS! Dear Tangueras and Tangueros, Please Mark your calendars and join me for the 🎊 Grand Opening of 🎻 Milonga Tango Café’s new venue on Dec.13th, the 2nd Friday of the month on the West Side! Brasil Brasil Cultural Center & Capoeira Batuque is a beautiful 3000 SF, warm lighted, Modern/Industrial creative space […]

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The Search for the Perfect Tanda https://www.coffeeandtango.com/the-endless-summer-la-tango-marathon-satisfying.html Mon, 20 May 2019 15:00:43 +0000 https://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16679 The Search for the Perfect Tanda by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

The Endless Summer Tango MarathonThe Endless Summer LA Tango Marathon The 6th annual The Endless Summer L.A. Tango Marathon takes place this week from May 23 to May 27 bringing five days of tango music and dancing.  Argentine tango dancers from all over the world will gather at local beaches, dance halls, and local iconic venues to take part […]

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Once Upon a Tango Uniquely Delightful https://www.coffeeandtango.com/once-upon-a-tango-uniquely-delightful.html Mon, 28 Jan 2019 04:02:34 +0000 https://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16413 Once Upon a Tango Uniquely Delightful by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

The only tango shows I have seen were years ago: Luis Bravo’s “Forever Tango” on Broadway and Estampa Portenas “Tango Fire,” at Pepperdine University’s Smothers Theatre. “Once Upon a Tango,” a local Los Angeles tango show produced by Guillermo De Fazio and Giovanna Dan, is the complete opposite — and is a uniquely delightful show. […]

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The Genesis of Los Angeles Del Tango https://www.coffeeandtango.com/the-genesis-of-los-angeles-del-tango.html Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:52:28 +0000 https://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16384 The Genesis of Los Angeles Del Tango by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

Argentine Tango aficionados in Los Angeles are lucky. We have a place to dance tango practically every night, visiting tango professionals every month, and some of the best tango DJs in the country. We also have a wonderful local Tango orchestra. Los Angeles Del Tango orchestra features local guitarist Jeff White, bandoneonist Francis Soriano, violinist […]

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Local and Argentine Tango Artists Featured in Once Upon a Tango Show in Burbank https://www.coffeeandtango.com/once-upon-tango-show.html Sun, 20 Jan 2019 18:07:16 +0000 https://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16373 Local and Argentine Tango Artists Featured in Once Upon a Tango Show in Burbank by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

A local tango show production by Guillermo De Fazio and Giovanna Dan is happening this evening at The Colony Theatre in Burbank! The show features local tango performers from Los Angeles as well as artists from Argentina. We got a taste of what is to come with a wonderful performance by Armando Orzuza and Nuria […]

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Los Angeles Milongas: Best of the Best https://www.coffeeandtango.com/los-angeles-milongas-best-of-the-best.html Fri, 21 Dec 2018 22:33:16 +0000 https://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16179 Los Angeles Milongas: Best of the Best by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

Los Angeles Milongas: Best of the BestPolling has been reopened to give a fair chance to other milongas that were not listed earlier and to spread the message about the poll to those milongas further south. Re Milonga Corazon, which is moving to The Tango Room, please vote for all aspects possible when it was at Sophie’s. Polling will end Jan. […]

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Halloween Tango and Milonga Anniversaries in Los Angeles https://www.coffeeandtango.com/halloween-tango-and-milonga-anniversaries-in-los-angeles.html Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:36:01 +0000 http://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16136 Halloween Tango and Milonga Anniversaries in Los Angeles by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

Tango gives us the opportunity to dress up, but a tango Halloween adds to the fun with costumes! There are plenty of Halloween-themed milongas happening this weekend and throughout the week in the Southern California area. There are also a few notable milonga anniversaries. Starting, we have Milonga Bonbon hosted by Jerry and Christine on […]

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New Tango School Opens to Share Tango Addiction https://www.coffeeandtango.com/new-tango-school-opens-to-share-tango-addiction.html Thu, 27 Sep 2018 22:51:25 +0000 http://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=16068 New Tango School Opens to Share Tango Addiction by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

Argentine Tango School Los AngelesThe Tango Conservatory of Los Angeles Classes Begin Oct. 1 in Sherman Oaks Thousands of people have gone through the doors of The Tango Room in Sherman Oaks, California for the past 20 years and have come out as skilled Argentine Tango social dancers. These dancers have joined a tribe that consists of tangueros throughout […]

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Back to the Dance Floor: New and Old Milongas, Great Tango Instructors in Town https://www.coffeeandtango.com/back-dance-floor-new-old-milongas-great-tango-instructors-town.html Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:34:21 +0000 http://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=14088 Back to the Dance Floor: New and Old Milongas, Great Tango Instructors in Town by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

After more than six months of not being able to dance the tango because of a broken ankle, I’m finally back on the dance floor. A few new milongas have cropped up since my injury, and a few others have closed. As well, there is a flurry of upcoming activity with the SoCal Tango Championship […]

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Special Tango Event This Saturday https://www.coffeeandtango.com/special-tango-event-saturday.html Fri, 27 Jan 2017 21:54:20 +0000 http://www.coffeeandtango.com/?p=13752 Special Tango Event This Saturday by Laura Tate first appeared on Coffee and Tango

Victor Barrios and Cristina Benavidez of Rosario Argentina, Paiva style tango dancers and teachersI’ve been meaning to write a post on all the new milongas and events that have been happening in SoCal lately, but have been pressed for time. But a visit from some friends of mine from Rosario, Argentina — Victor Barrios and Cristina Benavidez — spurred me to write this post. The two will be […]

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