Summertime Is Here! June 8, 9p-1a

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The dog days of summer are among us but we are ready! Please join Milonga Mil Alturas for cool bites and warm tango tunes by DJ Helios Milonga this coming Saturday. Doors open at 9p.

Lite bites provided, BYOB. Large/free lighted parking lot, additional street parking nearby. Doorway entrance is located in the center of the shopping center; look for “Dauntless Dance” on the awning. $15 cash, only. 18 & up. 3221 Houston Avenue, Houston, Texas 77009-6755.

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Milonga Brasileña – June 1, 8-11 p.m.

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Of course, you like to eat.  And I suspect you like to dance or you wouldn’t even be reading this.  So why not do both in one night? 

We hope you can come.Emporio Brazilian Grill, 12288 Westheimer.  Reservations are accepted and encouraged. 281-293-7442.  There is no charge for admission so please buy dinner or drinks to support the restaurant.

DJ Rick Williams

Hosts: Rick and Teresa Williams, ricwms@swbell.net or terwms@swbell.net.  281-589-2644

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Milonga Ay Lolita May 11 9 PM – 1.00 AM

Hope y’all are staying dry and are ready for some tango. Join us for our Traditional milonga this weekend at the Russian Cultural Center (RCC), 2337 Bissonnet, Houston TX. May 11 2019 9.00 PM to 1.00 AM. Organizer – Lola Vayner. DJ – Kal Singh

Great venue, amazing music, warm atmosphere, raffle in the middle of the milonga and more! Hope you can make it. Please inform and invite your friends too who may be interested. BYOB Entrada: $10 at the door PARKING: Free around the Building For more information, call 617.953.0292

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Milonga Brasileña – May 4, 8-11 p.m.

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It’s kind of a Brazil thing but also an Argentina thing.  Come dance tango in a Brazilian restaurant where you can enjoy Brazilian cuisine and tango music at the same time.   See you there!

Emporio Brazilian Grill, 12288 Westheimer.  Reservations are accepted and encouraged. 281-293-7442.  There is no charge for admission so please buy dinner or drinks to support the restaurant.

DJ Adriano Quintana

Hosts: Rick and Teresa Williams, ricwms@swbell.net or terwms@swbell.net.  281-589-2644

 

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Milonga Mil Alturas Spring Fling!

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Saturday, April 13, 2019   –   9p-1a

Spring has sprung and we are ready for you to hop in for an evening of sweet tango tunes by DJ Srini. Delectable treats await you both on and off the dance floor. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

Lite bites provided, BYOB. Large/free lighted parking lot, additional street parking nearby. Doorway entrance is located in the center of the shopping center; look for “Dauntless Dance” on the awning. $15 cash, only. 18 & up. 3221 Houston Avenue, Houston, Texas 77009-6755

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Milonga Brasileña – April 6, 8-11 p.m.

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It’s been two months but we’re back on schedule now. Come dance on the west side of town. There’s little traffic to get there, plenty of parking, great air conditioning, and a welcoming atmosphere. And don’t forget the yummy food and variety of drinks. We hope you can come.

Emporio Brazilian Grill, 12288 Westheimer.  Reservations are accepted and encouraged.  281-293-7442. There is no charge for admission so please buy dinner or drinks to support the restaurant.

DJ Rick Williams

Hosts: Rick and Teresa Williams, ricwms@swbell.net or terwms@swbell.net. 281-589-26

 

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Madalyn & Nelson Avila in Houston March 9-10, 2019

Saturday March 09 2019 at 2337 Bissonnet RCC

Milonga “Ay Lolita” will feature a special exhibition by Madalyn and Nelson and they look forward to dancing with you.

Workshops with Madalyn and Nelson, Sunday March 10, 2019 at 1703 Heights Blvd., Claire School of Dance (in Lambert Hall)

Sunday March 10 2019

Part I 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

“To Honor the Maestros”

Part II 2:45 pm- 4:15 pm

“Tango Sequences Old and New”

Part III 4:30 pm – 6:00pm

Class featuring Vals/Milonga

Only $75 for both days (that includes Sunday classes and Saturday Milonga “Ay Lolita” cover).

Mail checks to:

Claremont Management Group, Inc.

1111 Heights Blvd, Houston, TX 77008

713-880-4700

rachelh@claremontmanagementgroup.com

 

More details: Contact Karen – k.somer@live.com

A limited number of private lessons will be available by advance reservation by March 09, 10 2019.

Madalyn & Nelson

Nelson Avila is the legendary Master of Argentine Tango. He starred three times on Broadway:

Tango Argentino – 1985 and 2000

Forever Tango – 2004

He has produced, choreographed  and starred in his own world class shows. Nelson is renowned for his artistic contributions to the tango.  Nelson has the artistic integrity, rhythmic precision, strength, carriage, elegance, musicality and originality to that put him at the pinnacle of his profession.   Wherever he goes in the world of tango today, Nelson Avila is revered by amateurs and professional dancers alike as a true legend in his own time.

Madalyn Avila is a passionate ballroom dancer, performer, teacher and a lifelong student of Argentine Tango. She fell in love with the beauty, elegance and creativity of this wonderful dance when Tango Argentino came to New York in 1985. She believes that while Argentine Tango is a wonderful performing art it is a most highly evolved social dance to learn and love.

Madalyn and Nelson live in New York where they have a wonderful following of both amateur and professional students.   Many have enjoyed their classes and performances at some of the best milongas in the greater New York area, as well as in Toronto, Montreal and Argentina.  Nelson was the honorary Judge at the NY Tango Festival Competitions and at the 2018 International Tango Competition in Montreal in summer 2018.   They organize special tango events for museums,  charities, schools  and private parties. They are available to travel for performances, workshops and tango seminars.

Together they love to share their passion for all that is Tango.  Nelson is the maestro and the authentic soul of this art form, Madalyn is a passionate dancer, performer and teacher. Together they bring a wonderful combination of passion, soul and knowledge. For more  information aboutt them, please visit: http://www.NelsonAvilaTango.com

Nelson

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Milonga “Ay Lolita” March 09 2019 9.00 PM – 1.00 AM

Join us for our Traditional milonga at the Russian Cultural Center (RCC), 2337 Bissonet, Houston TX. March 09 2019 9.00 PM to 1.00 AM. Organizer – Lola Vayner. DJ – Oscar Lopez Gamundi. Special guest performance from Madalyn & Nelson Avila (from New York / Buenos Aires)

Great venue, amazing music, warm atmosphere, raffle in the middle of the milonga and more! Hope you can make it. Please inform and invite your friends too who may be interested. BYOB Entrada: $10 at the door PARKING: Free around the Building For more information, call 617.953.0292

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CANCELLED: Milonga Brasileña – March 2

Emporio Brazilian Grill is hosting a Caipirinha Festival & Feijoada party to coincide with Carnival in Brazil on Saturday, March 2.  It’s an all-day event and once those people start the party, there’s no stopping them.  See you for the April 6 milonga.

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Milonga Mil Alturas – Sat. Feb 9, 9p-1a

Celebrating Three Years!

Deeply rooted with the support of our international tango community, Mil Alturas invites you to join us as we celebrate our upcoming Three Year Anniversary. We are excited to welcome DJ Viju Rao for an evening of beautiful tango music and those special tango moments.

Lite bites provided, BYOB. Large/free lighted parking lot, additional street parking nearby. Doorway entrance is located in the center of the shopping center; look for “Dauntless Dance” on the awning, 3221 Houston Ave, Houston, TX 77007-6755

$15 cash, only / 18 & up / Follow us on Facebook: Milonga Mil Alturas

 

 

 

 

 

 

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