Francesco has kindly accepted to DJ our 50/50 alternative milongas after Serena had her terrible accident and could not join us. He has DJed tango all over the world and now lives in Buenos Aires.
Jerry has been an amazing driving force of the Portland Tango community for many years. His milongas were the pillar of the community and his qualities as a DJ stellar.
Luciana and Matias have been working together in Buenos Aires for many years. Matias is one of the most talented students Luciana grew. They are now working together and sometime traveling and teaching abroad.
Yelizaveta is a dancer, teacher, and organizer in the Los Angeles, CA area. She has been dancing social tango since 2009 and used to live in Portland OR. Her passion resides in empowering women to build and embody confidence as leaders on and off the social dance floor.
Serena, unfortunatelly will not be able to join us at PTF2023 since she is recovering from an accident she had few weeks ago. We wish her a quick recovery and hope to have her DJ for us in next editions of the festival.
Mark believes that every aspect of the tango is a journey. Musical choices take dancers to lots of places full of emotions and colors. With his musical choices he loves opening new doors for dancers to walk through and discover in their hearts and minds new dreams they can share with another human being while dancing.
In the world-wide community of Argentine tango, there are few maestros that are sought after everywhere as much as Gustavo Naveira and Giselle Anne.
Rooted in the tradition of Argentine tango, the teaching method of this iconic couple exposes their students to the vast and complex variations intrinsic to the tango dance.
Avik began his tango journey in Ann Arbor in 2002 and has since become a highly sought after DJ, playing at many of the major tango events in North America.
The Portland Tangofest Venue:
Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront Hotel ,
Special Block room rate available to pass purchasers till September 7, 2023
1401 SW Naito Parkway · Portland, Oregon 97201 USA
More information will come soon.