International Tango Festival

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Three dancing pairs show off their skill in front of the crowd at a final performance. (Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program)

Dancers from all over the world travel to Armenia to participate in the Tango Festival, organized by Yerevan-based La Vida Del Tango Argentino school. The festival, which celebrates the cultural heritage of this globally-celebrated dance, includes two weekends of workshops, milongas, after-parties, and guided tours of Yerevan and visits to Armenia’s regions. Visitors can learn to tango in special masterclasses taught by maestros, participate in a grand opening on the rooftop of the hotel 14th Floor, and enjoy concerts and dance performances in Aram Khachatryan hall.

Event Details

24 July - 2 August 2020 | Yerevan, Tsakhadzor

Live music accompanied dancers as they enjoyed the fresh air on the roof of the Fourteenth Floor, a boutique hotel.

Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program

A rooftop milonga kicks off the inaugural Armenian Tango Festival in Yerevan in 2019.

Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program

A view of Yerevan at night from the rooftop.

Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program

In addition to classes and entertainment, participants are offered guided tours of Yerevan and can attend exclusive after-parties.

Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program

The weekend ends with a concert and dance performance in Aram Khachatryan Hall.

Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program

Over the weekend, maestros from the La Vida Del Tango Argentino dance school teach masterclass workshops.

Photo by Hrant Sahakyan, My Armenia Program

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