The “Pre-Show” Milonga

2018-08-07 19:30 - 22:00
La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins
Address: 333 King Edward Avenue
Siempre Tango’s Tuesday Milonga is moving for one night only to La Nouvelle Scène, Ottawa’s francophone theatre.
The Payadora Tango Ensemble, featuring Drew Jurecka, is performing as part of Chamberfest. Their performance starts at 10 PM. As a special treat, we’re holding our weekly milonga with DJ Francis beforehand at La Nouvelle Scéne. We hope that you’ll be able to stay for the concert afterwards!
More details to come.

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    - Tickets will be available soon at all Sunday Prácticas and Tuesday Milongas.
    - Dress to impress.
    - Cover: $15 before November 27th, $20 after.

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  • 2018-12-07 20:30 - 2018-12-07 23:00

    We're holding a special Friday night milonga to welcome guest teacher Tomás Howlin. Come by, say hello, enjoy tandas brought to you by DJ Jewel, and let's start a weekend of tango learning in a big way!

    This is a potluck milonga - feel free to bring a snack to share. Especially important if you're taking the workshop beforehand! Please comment in the "Discussion" section what you'll be bringing.

    Cover: $10, to be paid at the door.
    Parking: There is free parking at City Hall after 6 PM.
    Entrance: Use the Elgin St. door (closest to the Whalesbone). Class and milonga will be held in Geneva Hall - yes, the big room.

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    - Take advantage of the early bird discount on multiple workshops, available until Nov. 20. For more information, click here.

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    We're pleased to welcome the Bytown Tango Band to the stage once again. Support your local tango talent, and enjoy the wonderful sounds of live tango music.

    Advanced tickets will be available soon at all Sunday Prácticas and Tuesday milongas. $15 before December 11, $20 after.

    More details to come.