MonTango - the friendliest tango school in Montreal

The Friendliest Tango School in Montreal for 10 years!

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MonTango Events

"CONNEXION TANGO" Fridays

The friendliest Friday night tango spot in Montreal for a decade.

•8-9 p.m. Supervised all-levels práctica with mini-lesson. This is the best time for beginner-intermediate students to come practice what they are learning. Teachers are available to help and answer questions, and we close the practice hour with a simple 15-minute class to get everyone on the floor and break the ice.
•9 p.m.- 1 a.m.
Our weekly evening milonga is well-known for its warm welcome, inclusive atmosphere, varied musical selection, beautiful floors and full bar service.
$10 members, $12 non-members

Special themed Fridays

On the SECOND Friday of each month (and occasionally on the FOURTH Friday as well) we hold our popular MILONGA ALTERNATIVA, which celebrates the evolution of tango music.

On the LAST Friday of each month we hold our "Gran Milonga Connexion Tango" with a special theme.

Here are the themes of our upcoming special Friday milongas.

FOR THE LOVE OF TANGO

Friday, Feb. 15, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.
Come celebrate your love of tango at our Valentine's milonga!
•8 p.m. Supervised practice and mini-lesson with Corinne and Jean-Sébastien.
•9 p.m. Dress in red or pink for our themed milonga. Decor, cocktails and tandas prepared with love! DJ Jean-Sébastien.
$10 members; $12 non-members

LA MILONGA ALTERNATIVA – EXTRA!

Friday, Feb. 22, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.
Our monthly celebration of the evolution of tango music is so popular we decided to add an extra one this month.
•8 p.m. Supervised práctica with mini-lesson.
•9 p.m.
Our friendly and welcoming milonga, emphasizing modern, nuevo and alternative music. DJ Andrea.
$10 members; $12 non-members

LA MILONGA ALTERNATIVA – TANGUERAFEST PREVIEW

Friday, March 8, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.
We have some special plans for this International Women's Day edition of the Milonga Alternativa, in advance of Tanguerafest, which starts in just a few days.
•8 p.m. Supervised práctica with mini-lesson.
•9 p.m.
DJ Andrea will highlight women's voices in modern, nuevo and alternative music. And we will give away two last-minute passes to Tanguerafest. Don't miss it!
$10 members; $12 non-members

SUNDAY:
The "CAFÉ DOMINGO" milonga

The open class (inter-advanced), 1-2 p.m.

This one-hour open class precedes the Sunday afternoon milonga. The themes and teachers are announced in advance in our monthly bulletin and on our Facebook page.

The afternoon milonga, 2-6 p.m.

People love this milonga for its warm and friendly atmosphere as well as its musical variety. (About 75% traditional, 25% alternative, plus a salsa break!)

A coffee or tea is included with every paid entrance, and we also serve pastries, empanadas and fresh fruit salad.

Class and milonga: $18 members, $23 non-members
Milonga only: $10 members; $12 non-members; $35 for a one-year membership (includes three free admissions)

Big events 2019

TANGUERAFEST

March 13-17
Tanguerafest, the weekend that marks International Women's Day by celebrating the women of tango, will take place at MonTango and in Share the Warmth's Salle Wellington from March 13 to 17, 2019. Veronica Toumanova, dancer, writer and speaker, is back in Montreal for the second time and will give women's technique workshops, open classes for everyone and a conference. As always, the event will include a fundraising portion, a clothing swap, an art exhibit by two Montreal artists, live music and a ball with demonstrations on Saturday night.

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UNA HISTORIA DE TANGO

April 26 and 27
In Una Historia de Tango, the fourth edition of the amateur and professional show produced by the MonTango dance school, you will follow a dancer from his first steps through several tango nights ("milongas"), where you will live the passion and emotions of many characters dancing more than a dozen numbers of all levels and styles.
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