Salon tango teacher and US Salon Champion in 2016. Lives and teaches in Portland.
Alex is an integral part of the Portland tango community and plays an inspirational role both as a tango teacher and musician, besides being known worldwide for his talents.
As a teacher Elizabeth is highly focused on preparing the body for the dance. Her deep knowledge of body mechanics allows her to guide her students to where they need to be to dance comfortably and joyfully.
As a teacher Rebecca has always believed in the transformative process of learning Tango and is fueled by the metamorphosis of her students.
Professional tango dancer and instructor based in Berlin, Germany. Currently in Portland, Oregon.
Speaks: English, Español, Français, Italiano
Ariel Marsh has been DJing milongas, practicas, and house parties since 2011. She recently moved to Portland and quietly started DJing at the local milongas. Appreciation spread around for her lovely musical choices. We are happy to have her DJing at our festival.
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
I am sure you have heard about Tango Berretin, one of the most famous milongas in Portland. Alex Krebs will DJ a Matinee milonga at Berretin on Friday afternoon. Don’t miss it.