2015 New Orleans Tango Festival
La Milonga Que Faltaba presents the 2015 New Orleans Tango Festival from June 18 - 21, 2015 in a city named by Travel + Leisure Magazine readers as one of the best in 2014!
THE FESTIVAL ARTISTS
Adrian Veredice & Maria Blanco, Argentina
Rod Relucio & Jenny Teters, U.S.
Damian Lobato, Argentina
Andres Bravo & Carolina Jaurena, Colombia & Venezuela
Jorge Nel & Milena Buitrago, Colombia
Joe Yang & Yumiko Krupenina, U.S.
Diego Zubiat, Argentina
DJs Yuling Chen from San Francisco, Avik Basu from Ann Arbor, Adam Hoopengardner from New York City, and Rod Relucio from Chicago will provide the music.
The festival offers something to dancers at all levels. Joe Yang is returning to teach the beginner intensive, and Yumiko Krupenina, winner of the 2012 US Salon Tango Championships, will join him this year. Intermediate, advanced, and advanced couples classes will be taught by Adrian & Alejandra, Rod & Jenny, Damian Lobato, and Andres & Carolina. Jorge Nel and Milena will teach a milonga track. The only workshops that require a partner are the advanced couples classes.
The nightly milongas will be held in the beautiful Astor Ballroom of the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel. The hotel is located at the gateway to the French Quarter: Bourbon Street and Canal Street. Many of the city's attractions and restaurants that fit any budget are only steps away.
For more information about this event go to www.nolatangofestival.com.