Ladies Tango Meeting | Aug 2019


We are happy to present the 4th edition of LADIES TANGO MEETING in LONDON | 22-26 August 2019
Weekend fully dedicated and especially designed to Women in Tango.
Organized by Raquel Tango Academy

Leading Maestras:

The long weekend propose workshops covering various topics and with a twist to boost your confidence and enjoyment together with improving your Tango skills, plus other enjoyable and fun activities! All classes and Practicas lead by Natalia & Raquel.

About Natalia:
Natalia start dancing Tango at the age of 5 years. Student of Graciela Gonzalez and Carlos, her father, she moved to Italy 13 years ago to teach Tango and perform in major theater stages worldwide. Founder of Rome Tango Festival, owner and artistic director of the School “La Gardel” in Rome and tango partner of Ismael Ludman in last years.

About Raquel


OPENING NIGHT – TANGO Communication Flow @ La Divina | for leaders and followers
THURSDAY August 22nd | 19:00-23:00

19:30-21:00 Intermediate: Figures to use in rythmic tangos for the dance floor

21:00-23:00 – Change of role guided Practica
Followers experimenting leading, leaders experimenting following.

£20 Including Practica

LA DIVINA: 5 Rossmore Road, NW1 6NJ | Marylebone tube

FRIDAY August 23rd | 19:00-21:00 @ The MERCER + Milonga till 2am
Workshop 1 | 19:00 – 21:00
Quality of “pisada”, axes and “abrazo”
Studying the axes on heels
How to use your feet
Connection with the floor and energy
Projection of the “Abrazo” use of arms during the dance.

£25 including Milonga

20:00-21:00 Leaders are invited to experiment building the comfort of the embrace in different moments of the dance/ close and open transitions.

£20 including Milonga

The Mercer, 34 Threadneedle street EC2R 8AY, Bank Tube

SATURDAY August 24th @ Le Meridien
15:00-18:00 / the CIRCULAR day

15:00-16:30 | Workshop 2

Forward & Backward Pivot
Dissociation, spiral movement, pivot
Ochos forward and backwards (different types).
Boleos forward and backwards
Entrance to Giro from Forward and backward Ocho

16:30-18:00 | Workshop 3

Study of the Giro: different positions and dynamics

Decorations with the free leg, on the pivot and on lines
Combination of Giros and decorations
We will use Boleo forward and back with embellishments

Le Meridien / 21 Picaddilly W1J OBH , gym floor , Picaddilly circus Tube

SUNDAY August 25th @ Le Meridien 13:30-18:00
13:30-15:00 | Workshop 4

Only for advanced level Followers

15:00-16:30 | Workshop 5
All about MILONGA
Technique of “Traspie”
Small and fast ochos
Speed of legs
Stylish your footwork and decorations for milonga

16:30-18:00 | Workshop 6
The cherry on top of the cake – expressive feet and legs – embelishments for any moment – How, when and where with musicality.

18:00- 19:00
Ladies Talk on a cup of tea / Chill out after workshops
~Talk – “I have a question for you” – ask and discuss everything you wonder about – the milonga scene, the dance itself, the social, the professional side or else…
~Tea Time and nibbles

Le Meridien / 21 Picaddilly W1J OBH , gym floor , Picaddilly circus Tube

BOOK HERE Private lessons with NATALIA or RAQUEL or BOTH


Between Ladies who buy the Full pass there will be a Raffle with two winners announced on tea time.

2 tickets to London city Milonga
1 Free workshop at RG Tango Academy

PRICES for workshops 2-6

Each Workshop £22
FULL PASS 5 workshops (2-6) including Talk and Tea time £100

*We highly recommend to take all the workshops for best progressive results and understanding

BOOK ONLINE look for discounted FULL Pass

Workshops 2-6