Postponed until 2024
Welsh Tango Spring Weekender
Experience Tango with Mika and Cristian
20th-21st May 2023
at Swansea University
We are pleased to welcome you to the 2nd edition Welsh Tango Spring Weekender featuring Experience Tango with Mika and Cristian. The weekend will consist of workshops, milongas, performances and live music. The lineup also includes Eduardo Bozzo of Tango Alchemy who will be teaching a 2hr open workshop on the Sunday, Lorenzo Salzano who will be DJing at the Saturday Milonga and Sian Fussell who will be DJing the Sunday Tea Dance where Tango Del Mar will also be playing live.
The event is aimed at all types and levels of tango dancer and we are sure no matter what your preference you will find something you enjoy.
There is also limited opportunities to have private lessons from our guest teachers.
Please note Details, Time and Venues are subject to change!
Bookings are open!
Venue: Taliesin Create Studio, Swansea University, Singleton Park Campus SA2 8PP (Follow signs for Taliesin when you come onto campus for parking)
15:00-16:00 Workshop 1a: Ladies Technique and Styling with Mika
15:00-16:00 Workshop 1b: Mens Technique and Styling with Cristian
16:20-17:20 Workshop 2: Topic tbc with Mika and Cristian
17:40-18:40 Workshop 3: Colgadas with Mika and Cristian
19:30-11:30 Milonga with traditional, nuevo and alternative tango music. DJ’d by Lorenzo Salzano of Creative Tango Nottingham and DJ UTN
13:00-15:00 Workshop 4a: Limited Number (max 8 Couples) Intensive Workshop with Mika and Cristian
13:00-15:00 Workshop 4b: Open level Tango Workshop: Joys of the Bite with Eduardo Bozzo.
15:00-18:00 Tea Dance Milonga with Live Tango music from Tango del Mar and DJing from Sian Fussell
Booking Essential, for payment details please email or fill in the booking form below, bookings close midday Friday 19th May 2023. Prices include a 30% non-refundable deposit
10% discount if booked with passes for Welsh International Tango Festival
Full Pass 1: All Workshops with Mika and Cristian and both Milongas £170 (8 couples only/ limited number)
Full Pass 2: Workshop 1-3 and 4b and both Milongas £80/£135 (single/couple)
Saturday Pass: (all workshops and Milonga) £55/£100 (single/couple)
1 Saturday Workshop: £17 each
3 Saturday Workshops: £45/£80 (single/couple).
Workshop 4b: £13
Sunday Pass 1: Workshop 4a and Tea Dance £95 (8 couples only/ limited spaces)
Sunday Pass 2: Workshop 4b and Tea Dance: £25
Saturday Milonga: £12
Sunday Tea Dance: £14
To book please fill out the contact form below stating which Pass you would like to book and if it is for a Solo dancer or a Couple.
We do not offer any accommodation, this will need to be booked separately. We are also not liable for accommodation costs in the event of a cancellation of the event.
There is are a number of food outlets on campus and number of local pubs and restaurants within 20 minutes walk of the campus
Refund and Cancellation Policy
In the event that the festival is cancelled, the ticket holder will be contacted using the email address used to book the tickets and will be offered a full refund or the opportunity to defer their tickets to the next Welsh International Tango Festival.
Refunds will be paid via bank transfer to bank details provided by the ticket holder.
You have the right to cancel your ticket and receive a full refund up (less the 30% non-refundable deposit) to and including Sunday 22th April 2023.
Refunds will be paid via bank transfer to bank details provided by the ticket holder. Cancellation after this date will be at the discretion of the organisers.