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 March 18 - April 25, 2018  

 

 

cameratatrio2 2Tango Camerata - Mostly Tango 

Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Free and Open to the Public

Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC,

The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music and the Latin American Center for Graduate Studies in Music present: Mostly Tango with Tango Camerata: Diana LeGrand violin, Dorotea Racz, cello, and Jason Solounias, piano, performing the music of Astor Piazzolla.  Gustavo Ahualli, bartitone, and Anamer Castrello, mezzo-soprano singing select Latin American songs.  

 

 

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 Romina Bianco and Tango Camerata

Friday, March 23, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission - $30, includes Argentine wine

Embassy of Argentina
1600 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036
 
From Argentina via Barcelona, Romina makes her Washington, DC debut singing traditional and nuevo tango songs, such as Melodia del Arrabal, Como Dos Extraños, Yo Soy Maria, among other favorites.  In an intimate setting at the elegant Embassy of Argentina, Romina and PASO musicians offer you a nostalgic portrait of the heyday of authentic Buenos Aires tango. 
 
Advance ticket sales only. Call 240-242-8032. 
 

 

 

 LearnToDanceLearn to Dance Tango!

Embassy of Argentina
1600 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036
 
Tuesdays, April 3, 10, 17, and 24 at 6:30 PM
 
ONLY $5 PER PERSON PER CLASS! 
 
Dance tango in four lessons! Classes are for beginners and should be taken in order as each class builds progressively on the class before it. The instructors will not start over from the beginning.   Classes are offered in a 4-class package ONLY.  No single classes offered. You must pay in advance as space is limited.  You must come as a couple. 
Taught by Arnaud Lucas and Corinne Merzeraud, these classes are for those who have no previous experience dancing tango. Instruction is in English. Appropriate tango dancing shoes are required (leather, suede or hard plastic soles) - no rubber soles!! 
To pay with a credit card, call 240-242-8032 or with PayPal below.
 
 
 

movies5Tango Night at the Movies

Free and Open to the Public; duration 1 hour. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Embassy of Argentina, 1600 New Hampshire Avenue NW,  Washington, DC 20036 

Tango- 100 Years of History (100 Años de Tango)

Friday, April 6, 2018 at 6:30 PM
This documentary provides testimonies and orchestra performances of tango's most historical musical moments from the end of the 19th century to the 20th century.  With some of tango's most important personalities, from Villoldo to Piazzolla, the poetry, music, song, and dance of Argentina's most important cultural export  is depicted through these captivating film clips.
 
 

 

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Cuesta Abajo

Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 6:30 PM
 
Carlos Acosta (Carlos Gardel), tied to a flirty wife and in love with another girl, watches fate work out a solution that allows him to return to his real love after trips to Paris and New York City.
Directed by Louis J. Gasnier and starring Carlos Gardel, Mona Maris, and Vicente Padula. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

  

Milonga EmbassyOfArgentina

 

Milonga del Festival

Embassy of Argentina, 1600 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036 

Friday, April 6, 2018 at 8:00 PM  

A tango dance party with PASO's tango ensemble and bandoneón player, Rodolfo Zanetti. Non-dancers are also welcome.   

$35- advance purchase only. Argentine wine included with admission price. Call 240-242-8032 for more information or to pay over the telephone using a Mastercard or Visa. 

 

 

 

 

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Tango Impressions  SOLD OUT 2

Saturday, April 14, 2018  at 7:30 PM

Terrace Theater, Kennedy Center 

Reserved seating;  $50 all seats

Call 202-467-4600 or 1-800-444-1324 or click on the photo to go to the Kennedy Center ticket sales page.

PASO's 30 piece tango orchestra with two pairs of international tango dancers, and featuring Rodolfo Zanetti and Javier Sanchez on bandoneóns.  Call 240-242-8032 for information.