Milonga – a Celebration of Argentine Tango

A Tango Dance Party Milonga is two things: a music style that originated in the Rio de la Plata region of Argentina and Uruguay in the 1870’s, and the name of an event that is dedicated to the Argentine Tango. The word Milonga is of African origin meaning “many words”. The term originated when African […]

Flamenco Dancing as an Art Form

When you think of Flamenco (fla’menko) dancing, perhaps you picture ladies with swirly dresses and men with white shirts, black vests and patent black shoes. They twirl and spin to a robust Spanish guitar, breaking a sweat with their movements and using intricate, yet dramatic steps. Perhaps you don’t realize there is so much more […]