Argentine tango dancers go solo awaiting embrace lost to pandemic

World Apr 30, 2020

Argentine tango dancers go solo awaiting embrace lost to pandemic

Tango's once-warm embrace has grown cool under Argentina's strict coronavirus quarantine, though aficionados are finding a way to circumvent social isolation with virtual classes while they wait for dance venues to reopen. The lockdown means milongas — traditional dance clubs that dot the Buenos Aires ...

Tango orchestra to tour country

Events / Events In Tokyo Jan 17, 2013

Tango orchestra to tour country

by Eriko Arita

A renowned Argentine tango orchestra and dancers will bring their passion for the art to audiences in more than 30 cities across Japan through March. The tour, titled Dramatic Tango — Shin Ogonsedai no Kyoshotachi (Maestros of New Golden Era), is led by Nicolas Ledesma, ...

Food & Drink Jan 30, 2009

Kyoto's Yufuna: The tastes of Tango

by Robb Satterwhite

Outside, Yufuna looks like an ordinary after-work hangout, with a solid wooden counter lined with sake and shochu bottles and a blackboard announcing the daily specials. This unpretentious basement shop is surprisingly spacious inside though, with attractively decorated, cozy dining spaces beyond the front ...