176 Appearances (20)
So much outrage simply because someone referred to the
importance of appearance in the "Priorities" thread.
Appearance is important in dancing. Objecting to that
statement is like objecting to...
177 Population Center of the USA (1)
I just read in the Lawrence County Record, that U.S. News & World Report of
Aug 6 states that the demographic center of the United States is in Phelps,
Missouri. Phelps is a few miles away from...
178 change of peso notes-Argentina (2)
Dear friends from Tango list
Today , in ARgentina, will be the last day for the old notes of ARG$ 50 &
The new notes already issued and being used massively (due to high security
179 Thanks to All Re; Men's Shoes. (2)
Hi, Thanks to all those that sent me replies Re: Men's Shoes & Heel Hieght.
Seems that Higher Heels , 'though looking good, may be harder as far a
Balance ( and certain moves ) is concerned.
180 Reno Tango Getaway! (1)
As veterans of many tango travels, we had our share of wonderful tango
opportunities, great shows, teachers, etc. I often read rave reviews in
these forums of all the wonderful tango events that folks...
181 milonguero labor day weekend in denver (3)
i want to acknowledge and thank tom stermitz for
organizing such a wonderful event this weekend in
i couldn't believe what i saw, a room full of 200
people dancing the same style that...
182 Tangasm Defined - Labor Day in Denver (2)
I would like to echo Robin Thomas's well-stated compliments and offer my
sincere, profuse thanks to Tom Stermitz and everyone that had a part in
organizing, hosting, teaching, and otherwise...
183 Workshop and Evening Classes in Geneva, Switzerland (1)
Dear bailarines y tangueros, dear friends,
It seems that the eve of the automnal equinox (northern hemisphere) is a
good time for teachers and organizers to harvest the fruits of their Summer
184 advice on floors (17)
The studio where we have been meeting for over a year has recently redone their floors. The new flooring is stickier, not for walking but for swiveling. Some of the followers come to a dead stop...
185 sticky floors on floors (2)
Sue Stigleman wrote
specifics (e.g. Finish X is good, Finish Y is bad) to look for in seeking
out a new place, if we decide to uproot and meet somewhere else?
Talcum as Astrid Sato recommends , makes...
186 Truth,justice, and the american way (15)
I experienced something in the past fortnight that causes me both
consternation and perplex ion. First, let me explain that my perspective is
different than many of yours. I am a flight attendant...
187 ... the american way (1)
I don't know to what exact US cities you refer, but divisiveness
in tango is surely not only a No. American phenomenon. Among those with
a financial stake in tango, divisiveness equals...
188 How do you tell if you are a tango community? Be Like Denver (1)
How do you tell if you are a good tango community?
1. If you have great organizers and all help support you.
No one is an island and all have to pool their efforts. Tom Stermitz and
189 Denver Weekend (3)
I want to join with Robin and Dan in thanking all the participants, local and
visiting, in last weekend's Close Embrace gathering in Denver. It was an
amazing sensation to be in a room with 300+ people...
190 Tango As Economic Enticement? (1)
I don't know if anyone saw the following article addressing the struggling
Argentine economy citing Tango as a sales gimmick.
Argentine Retailers Reach for Sales
By DAWN WEINER
.c The Associated Press
191 Truth, justice, and the tango way (3)
Huck Kennedy wrote:
As am I.
As an avid social dancer, who enjoys dancing on crowded floors and makes
adjustments to do so, I find it bothersome when others cannot or will not
make similar adjustments....
192 Denver Labor Day Weekend & Crowded Dance Floors (12)
Denver Labor Day Weekend & Crowded Dance Floors
Thanks to everyone who came and who put effort into the Labor Day
weekend. The final count was 160 visitors, plus a few.
I only danced with visitors,...
193 Tango Styles and freedom of religion. (82)
As I understand it there are three main tango styles. Salon, milonguero and
Nuevo Tango. Milonguero may have different names and some variations in form
(Confiteria, Del Centro, Close Embrace, "Salon",...
People learn linear motions easiest, and circular motions much slower. This
makes sense if you consider how little we spiral and pivot in our normal,
Nuevo Techniques (to me) involve...
194 Report on Reno (1)
Carlota and I just returned from the Tango Get-Away in Reno, where we had a
First (for you skimmers), I need to say to those of you around the U.S. who
have a chance to meet...
195 IDO World AT Championships - Sept. 7 - Results (1)
Dear Milongueros y Tangueras:
Tonight the AT Championships were held in Miami Beach at the Fontainebleau
HiIton Hotel. The house had been sold out since early in the morning. Many
of our Tangueros...
196 Tango Asheville welcomes Manuel & Ronda (1)
is proud to present three Argentine Tango workshops by
Manuel & Ronda Patino, excellent teachers and dancers from Atlanta. Please
join us for these workshops and a milonga that...
197 contact details for Nestor Marconi (1)
Hi there tangueros!
I'm after Nestor Marconi's e-mail address - or contact phone number...
could someone who knows him please e-me those details privately?
CherZ & Happy tangos
198 Thank You Denver Tangueros! (7)
Sorry about the delay in getting this out, there were some formating
problems. I originally sent it out on Tuesday. Better late than never! ;-)
Hola Denver Tangueros!
Wow! What an event! It was soooo...
199 Tango in Tokyo (8)
Last night we had our another "Gala"-Milonga in Tokyo, meaning one of the
teachers renting a beautiful hall big enough for 350 people (we fill it up
half or so, after all, we need space to dance), 5...
200 Arch enemy (9)
I must be a dancer now. My feet hurt!
I wear dance shoes with thin soles. These things are
so soft it feels as if I'm dancing in moccasins. My
poor arches really wish there were something in there