Upcoming Events

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Come and enjoy dancing to Live Music at the Milonga Sentimental!

The Motion Arts Center studio in San Mateo has state of the art sound equipment, inviting mood lighting and a beautiful & spacious dance floor that feels so good to dance on. We will serve delicious food appetizers and drinks. Please feel free to bring your own refreshments!


SATURDAY SEPT 17th, 2016:

7:30pm-9pm Tango and Musicality Class taught by Maria Blanco & Guillermo Garcia "The Quintessential Milonguero": Changes of Front, Cadence, Rhythm and Pause this workshop we will work on classic step figures and the "secrets" that make them have that expressive milonguero feel. Focusing on both followers and leaders, we will study how to move with "cadencia, ritmo y pausa", and how to flow musically through the line of dance by mastering "cambios de frente". The class is for Intermediate and Advanced Level Dancers.


9pm-1am Milonga with Live Music by Seth Asarnow (Piano), Adrian Jost (Bandoneon) & Guillermo Garcia (Guitar) and DJ Gustavo Hornos!



$25 Workshop with Guest Teachers

$30 Workshop + Milonga

$20 Milonga with Live Music



Motion Arts Center

217 S Claremont St

San Mateo, CA 9440



Gustavo & Jesica Hornos

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Saturday September 30th, 2017

with Workshops & Performance by

Alejandro Barrientos & Rosalia Gasso


About Alejandro Barrientos & Rosalia Gasso:

They are professional tango performers, instructors, and choreographers, based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. They have been members of the permanent cast of the highly prestigious tango shows at Buenos Aires as the “Esquina Homero Manzi” and "Viejo Almacén". They were selected to dance with very well renowed dance companies as the critically-aclaimed “Tanguera” by Mora Godoy, “Entre Borges y Piazzola” by Juan Carlos Copes” and also they were summoned by the "Opera House” of the “Colón Theatre” to join the cast of "Maria de Buenos Aires” opera by Horacio Ferrer and Piazzola. They participated in many Tango Festivals all over the world performing on the same stage with such artists as Alberto Podesta, Adriana Varela, María Graña, Horacio Ferrer and more.



*Workshops are for All Level dancers.



2:45pm-4:15pm Tango Workshop Leaders Technique & Followers Technique.



4:30pm-6pm Tango Workshop on the Beauty of Leading and Following Boleos and How to Perform Embellishments.


PRE-MILONGA WORKSHOP: Working on the Elasticity and New Posibilities of the Mix-Embrace (close and open at the same time) Sequences.



$30 Per Workshop

$50 Two Workshops






$25 Pre-milonga Workshop

$30 Milonga & Workshop with Guest Teachers

$15 Milonga only with Tango Show

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Saturday October 7th, 2017

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