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Fernanda & Guillermo at DATS: September 15 & 16

DATS is very pleased to host an afternoon workshop with Fernanda Ghi & Guillermo Merlo on Saturday, Sept. 15. Later that evening we will have a milonga featuring DJ Judith Schwartz and a special performance by Fernada and Guillermo. On Sept. 16, Fernanda & Guillermo will be be available for private lessons. The schedule and details can be found below.




Saturday, September 15 Workshop & Milonga

11:00 - 11:15 AM Registration & Warm-up

11:15-12:45 PM The Essence of Argentine Tango (All Levels Welcome)

2:00-3:30 PM Giros in the Rhythm of Tango Vals

4:00-5:30 PM Amagues in the Rhythm of Milonga

9:00 - Midnight Milonga

Sunday, September 16 Private Classes Available

Private classes with Fernanda or with Guillermo are available on September 16. The cost is $100 for one hour, $180 for two hours and $240 for three hours. To register, please contact DATS.

About Fernanda & Guillermo:

Fernanda Ghi & Guillermo Merlo are internationally renowned performers and choreographers of argentine tango, who have also developed a faithful international following as instructors of the dance. They performed in the critically acclaimed Broadway hit "Forever Tango," for which the "Forever Tango Dancers" were nominated for the 1998 Tony Award for Choreography. Subsequent to this they were crowned the 1999 World Professional Argentine Tango Champions by the International Dance Organization.

Fernanda Ghi was initially trained in classicial and modern dance. However, at the age of 13 she began to dance Argentine tango and soon thereafter it became her passion. Guillermo Merlo was already dancing Argentine Folklorico and modern dance when at the age of 12 he discovered Argentine tango. Fernanda & Guillermo have been dancing and teaching together since 1998 and have recently moved to Boston. This is their second workshop at Dartmouth College.

To learn more about Fernanda & Guillermo as teachers, performers and choreographers of Argentine Tango, please visit their website.