This 1st Hertfordshire International Festival will take place on Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November 2019
This long weekend is based over two venues in Hertfordshire, UK. You book exactly which activities that suit you. There are a range of workshops, classes, Milongas, and a Gala. There is a range of accommodation in and close to Hatfield, which is ideal for all activities on the Saturday and Sunday.
The Festival proudly presents internationally respected Maestros and Performers: Junior Cervila & Guadalupe Garcia, alongside, UK’s Mina & Giraldo. Both couples are offering a range of Master Class workshops for Argentine Tango dancers with experience. Teachers Oscar & Sofia will also offer workshops and taster sessions for absolute beginner Argentine Tango dancers.
Gala: Live orchestra “La Petit Social del Tango” features, with Junior & Guadalupe performance, and DJ Beto Ortiz at the Saturday night Gala.
Friday night’s Opening Milonga is in Letchworth, based in a Community Hall which includes a large wooden floored Dance Hall with stage. Saturday and Sunday’s events all take place In Hatfield, based in an Academy. This Hatfield venue, with four very different Festival spaces, includes a very Large wooden floored Dance Hall, a dance studio, a wooden floored gymnasium hall, dining hall.
Festival Organisers are very experienced in putting on large events, with a view to giving the best in music reproduction, floor quality and customer care.
Price range: Each milonga, workshop, gala are booked separately on-line. Prices range from £5 (for a taster absolute beginner session) to £30 (for the Saturday night Gala, with DJ, a Live Orchestra, and a Performance). Workshops range from (£5 to £27 per person). Milongas range from £12 to £15 per person.
Max number of participants: 250 for Milongas & Gala in Hatfield. 120 for Opening Milonga in Letchworth. Workshops (vary with Maestros & hall size) are from 10 to 30 individuals.
Gender balance – we aim to gender balance the Festival by restricted entry being sold in advance, by an auto-generated ticket process. In addition, all workshops can only be booked in advance by couples. We also offer Workshops for “followers” and for “leaders”. Book everything via www.hertfordshireinternationaltangofestival.co.uk
See www.hertfordshireinternationaltangofestival.co.uk for full programme & tickets