Argentine tango night in MALTA: FIESTA DE QUINCE: 27 October ’12 – OPEN TO NON-DANCERS

MILONGA QUINCEAñERA on Saturday 27 October 2012 


7.30pm:  Doors open

8.30pm:  Opening of the evening programme with tango music and dancing.

9.30pm:  The beautiful jazz singer Deborah Harrison and the accomplished Laura Best will give a rendition of loved and well known songs.

10pm – 1am:  Argentine Tango Dancing.


Women:  Think elegant, bring out all your crystals (crystals symbolise 15th anniversary) and SPARKLE!!.  For beautiful, unique clothes visit Verve Boutique in Naxxar.  For stunning organic hair colouring, hair dos and stunning make-up look no where else but Perfect Look Health Shop and Beauty Salon in Mellieħa.

Men:  Think 3 piece suit and don those hats.  If not wearing a hat, side-part your hair.

VENUE for workshops and milonga will be none other than the best – Palazzo de Piro – the unique, historical gem in our beautiful old capital, Mdina, MALTA.

PRICE:   All the above programme including a glass of bubbly:  € 10.  For reservation of tickets drop us an email on or sms 79603455.

DINNER: A lovely menu is prepared.  Early booking of a dining table is highly recommended at or (+356) 2145 0560

This classy & elegant event is brought to you by Isla del Tango

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UNO Tango programme…15 years down the La Ronda

 UNO Tango programme…15 years down the La Ronda *

Teacher:  Maestro Eric Jørisson of El Corte

Milonga por Dos:  Sunday 17 June 2012 – An afternoon milonga at Villa Madama in Balzan. Dance in the balmy afternoon interspersed with breaks sipping long drinks in the garden.  Think flow, think easy, think calm.  Proceeds go to INSPIRE foundation which offers therapies and programmes for children with special needs.  The music will be beautifully prepared by Sabor Porteño.

4pm – 8pm

A – THREE point structures:  Sunday 17 June 2012

Venue:  Villa Madama, Balzan – 8pm – 9pm

B – THREE free leg actions: Sunday 17 June 2012

Venue:  Villa Madama, Balzan – 9pm – 10pm

C – FOUR time beats:  Monday 18 June 2012 – PLACE FOR 3 COUPLES

Venue:  Villa Madama, Balzan – 8pm – 10pm


D – FOURward actions in tango and waltz: Tuesday 19 June 2012 – PLACE FOR 2 COUPLES

Venue:  Villa Madama, Balzan – 8pm – 10pm


Closing Milonga:  Wednesday 20 June 2012 8pm onwards.  Practice all that you have learnt and more to the tango music of Music will be prepared by Sabor Porteño. Proceeds go to INSPIRE foundation which offers therapies and programmes for children with special needs. Venue:  Villa Madama, Balzan

A and C workshops are mostly geared  for people who have been dancing for one year or less, those who want to brush technique and those who want to soak up Eric’s unique way of teaching tango.

B and D workshops are geared for dancers who have a good grasp of technique, have some experience of the waltz rhythm and want to take it forward and deeper.


Workshop A:  €16

Workshop B:   €16

Workshop C:  €32

Workshop D:   €32

Workshops A + C:  €48

Workshops B + D:  €48

Package of 4 workshops: €90

Milongas: 5 minimum – All proceeds to go to INSPIRE – a voluntary organisation that helps over 1000 disabled children & adults to achieve a more integrated way of living by offering numerous therapy programmes.

This will be Aldo & Natalie’s first fund-raising efforts towards INSPIRE which will culminate in the Camino de Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage between the 18th and 25th of September 2012.

For info & queries:

* This year we celebrate the 15th year of Argentine Tango in Malta.