MonTango - the friendliest tango school in Montreal

The Friendliest Tango School in Montreal

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MonTango Events

"CONNEXION TANGO" Fridays

The friendliest Friday night tango spot in Montreal for a decade.

•8-9 p.m. Supervised all-levels práctica with mini-lesson.
•9 p.m.- 1 a.m.
Our weekly evening milonga provides a warm welcome, inclusive attitude, varied musical selection, beautiful floors and full bar service.

$8 members, $10 non-members

On the last Friday of each month, we hold our "Gran Milonga Connexion Tango" with a special musical theme.

Last Friday of the month:
La Gran Milonga "CONNEXION TANGO"

Here are the themes of our upcoming special milongas.

LA MILONGA PURO TANGO

Friday, Dec. 29, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.

A celebration of tango through the ages to mark the last Friday of 2017

•8 p.m. Open tango class for all with guest teachers Sandra Naccache and Jorge López.

•9 p.m. Milonga celebrating the tango of yesterday and today, with DJ Wolf and demos by Sandra and Jorge.

Class and milonga: $18 members; $23 non-members
Milonga only: $10 members; $12 non-members

Click for the full schedule of workshops with Sandra and Jorge

LET'S DANCE THE CORTINAS!

Friday, Jan. 26, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.

Tonight we will dance ALL the music, even the cortinas! For lovers of Latin dance or swing, it's the evening for you!

•8 p.m. Introductory lesson (dance style tba).

•9 p.m. Milonga with full-length, danceable cortinas! Salsa, swing, bachata, chacarera... DJ Andrea.

Class and milonga: $18 members; $23 non-members
Milonga only: $10 members; $12 non-members

LA MILONGA ALTERNATIVA

Friday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.

Back by popular demand!

•8 p.m. Open class with Andrea and Wolf

•9 p.m. DJ Andrea will prepare a whole new selection of modern (Sexteto Milonguero, Romantica Milonguera …), nuevo (from Piazzolla to Gotan and beyond) and alternative (Piaf, Cohen, Bia …) tandas to delight and surprise you!

Class and milonga: $18 members; $23 non-members
Milonga only: $10 members; $12 non-members

SATURDAY:
Workshop and práctica

**Until Dec. 9, 2017; resumes Jan. 27, 2018, as a monthly activity

Want to improve your dancing? Come work on your technique and then practice, practice, practice.

Drop-in technique workshop, 2-3 p.m.
Exercises and drills to improve your movement technique, balance, strength, and musicality.

Práctica, 3-5 p.m.
Come with or without a partner to practice your dancing under the supervision of one of our teachers.

Class and práctica: $15 members, $20 non-members
Práctica only: FREE for current MonTango students; $6 members; $8 non-members

SUNDAY:
The "CAFÉ DOMINGO" milonga

**CLOSED DEC. 24; Special format Dec. 31 for New Year's Eve. See below!

The open class (inter-advanced), 12-1 p.m.

This one-hour open class precedes the Sunday afternoon milonga. The themes and teachers are announced in advance in our monthly bulletin and on our Facebook page.

The afternoon milonga, 1-5 p.m.

People love this milonga for its warm and friendly atmosphere as well as its musical variety. (About 80% traditional, 20% alternative, plus a salsa break!)

A coffee or tea is included with every paid entrance, and we also serve pastries, empanadas and fresh fruit salad.

Class and milonga: $18 members, $23 non-members
Milonga only: $10 members; $12 non-members; $35 for a one-year membership (includes three free admissions)

NEW YEAR'S EVE: LA FIESTA 2x1

Sunday, Dec. 31, 2 p.m.-2 a.m.

Spend New Year's with us! We'll start with our Café Domingo, THE Sunday afternoon milonga, and we'll finish with a potluck among friends and, of course, a glass of bubbly to welcome the new year.

•2-8 p.m. Café Domingo Milonga (DJ Andrea)
•8 p.m.-2 a.m. New Year's Eve milonga and potluck (DJ Jean-Philippe Dupéré)
-Bring a dish to share
-A glass of bubbly at midnight

One milonga: $10 members, $12 non-members
Both milongas: $15 members,, $20
non-members

**To see photos from past MonTango events, join our Facebook group**