Experience the art of dancing and beauty of the Argentine Tango with an outdoor rooftop milonga right in the heart of DC!
Join us on your own or bring friends to enjoy an evening of tango watching and dancing with a backdrop of sunset in the beautiful setting of the Sky Bar Rooftop at Beacon Hotel.
***Tonight at Sunset Rooftop Tango we’re inviting you to join us for an exclusive preview of a mural created by ERIC B. RICKS atop the Sky-Bar which will grace the roof line of the building and contribute to the skyline of our city.***
Event is FREE, with RSVP; Please note Tango Dance Lesson is $20
7pm-8pm – TANGO Dance Lesson with Rene Davila
8pm-10pm – Special LIVE music by “Tango Reo and Claudia Gargiulo”
10pm- Mix & mingle with a background of Lounge music
RENE DAVILA is a Bolivian born tanguero who was trained at DNI in Buenos Aires. He is known for his patient relaxed teaching approach and his elegant dance style. He will force you to feel and fall in love with tango, rather than count the steps, and before you know it you’ll be immersed in the most enticing dances of them all: Argentine Tango. For over eight years, Rene has been promoting the culture of Argentine Tango in the DC metro area through regular lessons, events and performances. Visit him at Tango Brillante DC to learn more.
CLAUDIA GARGIULO is an Argentine born singer, actress, and teacher; a mezzo-soprano performer known for the clarity of her voice. She has previously sung and acted in South America and Europe, performing in festivals and theatres in Verona, Viareggio, Bari, and Milan, Italy. In 2004 she won the first prize as best singer at the “International Tango Competition” in New York.
TANGO REO is Violinist Kristin Snyder, U.S., and Pianist Victor Medina, U.S./Venezuela.
This event is scheduled to take place every Thursday night through September 1st as part of Art Soiree’s summer cultural and art program.