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Tango Festival Events 2018

THURSDAY 5th July – 8pm

The New Zealand Tango Festival Welcome Milonga

Te Whaea National Dance and Drama Centre

11 Hutchinson Road , Newtown, Wellington, 04 381 9250

$40 if booked prior to 4pm on night of event ($60 thereafter) / Free to festival passholders

Meet the international guests and stay to dance. Special performances and welcome dances to get you introduced to others at the festival.

Anne-Maree from Nelson has prepared an exciting new playlist for the Nuevo Room on the Thursday night.  Some challenging nuevo and neo-tango tunes mixed together with edgy traditional tangos and some familiar old favourites  - time to let your experimental side come out and have some serious fun :-)

Food and drink details TBC

 

FRIDAY LUNCH TIME 6th July – 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Free Lunchtime Milonga

La Plaza, Te Whaea: National Dance & Drama Centre, 11 Hutchison Road, Newtown

Enjoy a casual social dance between workshops.

 

FRIDAY NIGHT 6th July – 8:30pm - 2:00am (doors open 8:15)

Noche de Ensueño

townhallsalsaIndian Cultural Centre, 48 Kemp St, Kilbirnie, Wellington

$75 if booked prior to 4pm on night of event ($95 thereafter) / Free to festival passholders

$25 under 17 and non tango dancing guests **


Book through the website or at the registration desk at the festival to avoid a surcharge on the door.

Come ready for a night of dancing and breathtaking performances. Wear a little colour for a dreamy night of dancing with us.  

Food and drink details TBC

SATURDAY LUNCH TIME 7th July – 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Free Lunchtime Milonga

IMG 4972 2012La Plaza, Te Whaea: National Dance & Drama Centre,
11 Hutchison Road, Newtown

Enjoy a casual social dance between workshops.

 

SATURDAY NIGHT 7th July – 8:30pm - 2:00am

Noches de Chanteclier

Indian Cultural Centre, 48 Kemp St, Kilbirnie, Wellington

$75 if booked prior to 4pm on night of event ($95 thereafter) / Free to festival passholders

$25 under 17 and non tango dancing guests **

Book through the website or at the registration desk at the festival to avoid a surcharge on the door.

This is our most formal night so pull out all the stops and come dressed as your most glamorous tango self. The evening won't be complete without spectacular performances from our international artists.

Food and drink details TBC

 

SUNDAY LUNCHTIME 8th July – 1:30pm - 2.30pm

Free Lunchtime Milonga

La Plaza, Te Whaea: National Dance & Drama Centre, 11 Hutchison Road, Newtown

Enjoy a casual social dance between workshops.

 

SUNDAY NIGHT 8th July – 6:00pm - late

La Ultima Milonga

The Cable Room, Mac's Function Centre
Ground Floor, 4 Taranaki St, Wellington, 04 381 2283

$25 if booked prior to 4pm on night of event ($45 thereafter) / Free to festival passholders

Kiss new and old friends goodbye, exchange numbers and email adresses and send the festival off with a bang – dance with everyone you had been meaning to dance with all weekend, A La Carte Menu available in the restaurant, bar snacks available in the Cable Room.

 

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