Felipe & Ayano came together in the tango scene of the SF Bay Area, and embody the global nature of tango, traveling full-time throughout the world to teach, DJ, and lecture about the music. They also spend time annually in Buenos Aires studying and enjoying the dance, the music and its history.
TAlex Krebs is getting together with amazing pianist Andrew Oliver and singer Kitty Lambskins (Megan Yvonne) to play for us online.
Diego has performed and DJd at some of the trendiest young milongas of Buenos Aires.
An essential point of reference of the present-day tango in Buenos Aires, El Motivo Tango summons every week, from Monday to Monday, hundreds of dancers and fans who learn, practice, and express their love for the tango dance. El Motivo project began with the idea of creating a tango powerhouse.
Luciana Valle is both an expert leader and follower, and has won widespread recognition as one of the best female teachers. She teaches with fantastic energy and exuberance, has a wonderful eye for detail, and uses descriptive movement images, making complex actions accessible.
Derrick is a thoughtful tango DJ who has shared tandas of music by the Golden Age maestros at festivals and venues in Chicago, Arizona, New Mexico, Oregon, Southern California, and the Bay Area. Few years back, he participated to the Portland Tango Festival and we are very proud to have him back as the representative of the amazing local Tango DJ’s community.
This is the Portland Tango Festival Headquarter Hotel.
We have reserved a block of rooms until September 19, 2019, for booking by festival participants.
Jupiter Hotel & the NEXT
800 E Burnside St
Portland, OR 97214
We have reserved a block of 20 rooms.
Group rates are available untill September 11, 2019.
DoubleTree by Hilton Portland
1000 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, Oregon 97232
Toll Free: 800-996-0510