Auckland Popup Milonga
Auckland Tango - Cecilia Trini
Auckland Tango - Auckland Art Gallery Milonga
Auckland Tango - Pasion por Tango
Auckland Tango - Kelly and Sheldon at Auckland Art Gallery Practilonga
Auckland Tango - Marion at Lemon Milonga
Auckland Tango - Milonga at the Viaduct
Auckland Tango- Zanaboni Milonga
Auckland Tango - Lemon Milonga
Auckland Tango - Auckland Art Gallery Practilonga
Auckland Tango - Zanaboni Milonga
Auckland Tango - Auckland Art Gallery Practilonga

AUCKLAND TANGO - Dancing Argentinian Tango

This website is for Auckland tango dancers, visiting dancers and potential beginners to get useful, up-to-date information about Auckland tango events, teachers, classes, private lessons, festivals, shoes and other tango-related products and services. Each week there are regular tango classes on offer for beginner and intermediate dancers and at least two milongas and two practicas. Everyone is most welcome to attend. Content for this website is provided by members of the Auckland tango community. Its publication should not necessarily be seen as an endorsement.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar
19
Tue
2019
7:00 pm Casatango classes with Cecile an... @ Senior Citizens Hall Takapuna
Casatango classes with Cecile an... @ Senior Citizens Hall Takapuna
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Casatango classes with Cecile and Nigel @ Senior Citizens Hall Takapuna | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
CASATANGO Tuesday Night Classes 7.00 – 8.00 pm – Absolute Beginners 8.00 – 9.00 pm – Improvers/ Intermediate Cost: $15.00 per person or $50.00 for the block series of 4x classes (block classes required for Beginners) Venue – Senior Citizens … Read More
8:00 pm Vodka Room Milonga @ Vodka Room
Vodka Room Milonga @ Vodka Room
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Vodka Room Milonga @ Vodka Room | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
No classes for the eight weeks that Carl is away. The Vodka Room in Ponsonby makes available to us their beautiful function room upstairs for a Tango milonga every Tuesday except when the room is hired. Each Tuesday that Carl … Read More
Mar
21
Thu
2019
7:00 pm Beginners Class with Carlos & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango
Beginners Class with Carlos & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Beginners Class with Carlos & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
~ When these two styles meet, what will happen? You’ll have to come and find out! ~   After their popular classes in May/June 2018, they have decided to ‘seriously’ teach together again! Carlos, a charismatic and fun tango teacher/dancer … Read More
7:30 pm Tango Mahi Practica @ Sacred Heart Church Hall
Tango Mahi Practica @ Sacred Heart Church Hall
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tango Mahi Practica @ Sacred Heart Church Hall | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
THURSDAYS 7:30pm-10:00pm NOTE: We are back at SACRED HEART CHURCH HALL, 38 VERMONT STREET, PONSONBY, AUCKLAND. Come and join us for informal practice time at Tango Mahi Practica to work on technique, musicality, the embrace, the connection with the floor, … Read More
8:15 pm Improvers Class with Carlos & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango
Improvers Class with Carlos & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango
Mar 21 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Improvers Class with Carlos & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
~ When these two styles meet, what will happen? You’ll have to come and find out! ~   After their popular classes in May/June 2018, they have decided to ‘seriously’ teach together again! Carlos, a charismatic and fun tango teacher/dancer … Read More
Mar
22
Fri
2019
7:30 pm Casual “Pop up” Milonga by Happy... @ Pasion Por Tango
Casual “Pop up” Milonga by Happy... @ Pasion Por Tango
Mar 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Casual "Pop up" Milonga by Happy Tango @ Pasion Por Tango  | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
DJ : Nic Casual milonga by Happy Tango Please come and enjoy dancing tango together. Visitors are also very welcome !!! Snacks, fruit and tea are included in the entry fee. Cost : $10 Contact: Michiko 021-2928436 * Please bring … Read More
Mar
23
Sat
2019
4:30 pm Wynyard Quarter Waterfront Summe... @ Wynyard Quarter
Wynyard Quarter Waterfront Summe... @ Wynyard Quarter
Mar 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Wynyard Quarter Waterfront Summer Milonga @ Wynyard Quarter | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
An exciting Summer Outdoor Milonga by the waterfront of the beautiful and happening Wynyard Quarter in Auckland. Dancers, you won’t want to miss dancing against this beautiful backdrop. Useful things to know: Venue: Karanga Plaza opposite The ANZ Events Centre … Read More
Mar
24
Sun
2019
4:00 pm The Kingslander Sunday Tango @ The Kingslander
The Kingslander Sunday Tango @ The Kingslander
Mar 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Kingslander Sunday Tango @ The Kingslander | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
Fantastic! A new Bar / Restaurant venue for Tango, in the Central City. The Kingslander, Sunday afternoon, upstairs in the Nectar Bar. 470 New North Road, Auckland. Beginners & improvers Tango class at 4pm followed by a practica 5 – … Read More
4:00 pm Toco Tango Practica – Takapuna @ Takapuna Taitamariki Hall
Toco Tango Practica – Takapuna @ Takapuna Taitamariki Hall
Mar 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Toco Tango Practica - Takapuna @ Takapuna Taitamariki Hall | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
This Practica aims to provide a friendly, welcoming space to practice dancing tango. There are no teachers as such – but help and feedback from other dancers is welcomed. We play music in Tandas but there isn’t a set format for … Read More
Mar
25
Mon
2019
7:00 pm Beginners Class & Guided Practic... @ Pasion Por Tango
Beginners Class & Guided Practic... @ Pasion Por Tango
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Beginners Class & Guided Practica with Sheldon & Kelly @ Pasion Por Tango | Auckland | Auckland | New Zealand
  Beginners Class; 7pm~8pm follow by Guided Practica with Sheldon & Kelly; 8pm~9pm Authentic Argentine Tango Tango in Argentina is a culture and necessity – particularly in the hearts of Buenos Aires and Montevideo. Tango became a symbol that reflected … Read More

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Sound Design by Lynne Earls

 

SOTANGO is a collective of dancers and multimedia artists whose mission is to create original content that shows what we love about social tango.

Our aim is to build and strengthen the social tango community around the world. We support its development as a social practice by highlighting the benefits and healing qualities that the dance has to offer to people of all ages and abilities.

We believe that by documenting and sharing the impact of social tango on people’s everyday lives in organic and creative ways, we can support and encourage new and experienced dancers alike in this rich and rewarding journey through movement, music and authentic human connection.

LATEST NEWS

Tigress of tango
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Writer John Cranna’s musings on life, love & art … Monday, 24 December 2018 Two days before Xmas, and I descended into a dark and musty dance studio in Newton. A humid day, with rain falling outside in Myers Park. … Read More

Tango Etiquette on the Dance Floor
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Published on the La Tango Academy website at https://www.latangoacademy.com/blog/2015/8/18/tango-etiquette-on-the-dance-floor  LOS CÓDIGOS EN LA MILONGA Tango has its own etiquette and it’s not always perfectly intuitive. By understanding the following unspoken rules of the road, the Milonga experience can be enjoyable for … Read More