Ever dreamed of emanating the ultra-talented ballroom dancers from Dancing with the Stars? Seize your chance to experience all things tango dance at the Parkway Central Library on Saturday, July 20.
From 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Philadelphia’s Argentine tango dance community, author Carolyn Merritt and the Library’s Music Department will host an afternoon of tango dance performances, lessons, music and a special milonga tango dance party, all free of charge.
The festivities begin with DancePhiladelphia Argentine Tango, by co-director Lesley Mitchell, who will lead a series of pop-up tango performances throughout the library.
Then author, dancer and anthropologist Carolyn Merritt will discuss her new book, Tango Nuevo in the Montgomery Auditorium.