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Brigitta Winkler - September 2016


BRIGITTA WINKLER BIO

Brigitta is one of the FIRST teachers of Argentine Tango in Europe AND North America in this current tango revival period. She discovered tango in 1980. In Buenos Aires, she worked with legendary dancers, including Juan Carlos Copes, Antonio Todaro, Pepito Avellaneda, Gustavo Naveira and Eduardo Arquimbau. Brigitta co-founded the highly respected Tanzart studio in Berlin in 1987, the internationally acclaimed performance company Tango Mujer in 1996, and co-created the Teacher Training Network with Tomás Howlin in 2008. In between world travels, Brigitta teaches regularly in NYC and PHYNIXtanzt in Berlin.

Brigitta combines over 30 years of international experience in tango dance, instruction and performance with techniques of Body Mind Centering. She is an equally gifted resource for both close embrace and open style tango. Her workshops are insightful, creative, and incredibly fun!  
(See Brigitta's web site www.brigittatango.de for more information)


Brigitta's Schedule in DC

Tuesday September 19th:

Tango Elements, before 18th Street Lounge Milonga
Class level: Intermediate
Class time: 8-9 PM
Price: $15 (No pre-registration required)
Venue: The 18th Street Lounge 1212, 18th St. NW Washington, DC

Thursday September 22nd:

Tango Improvisation Class at Balance Gym Foggy Bottom
Class level: Intermediate
Class time: 8-9:30 PM
Price: $20 drop in or use your Mercurio class package

Saturday September 24th:

Leading Ladies Workshop (leading workshop for women only)
Class level: must be at least advanced beginner
Class time: 3-5 PM
Price: $30
Venue: Balance Gym Downtown 

 

 

Earlier Event: September 6
Korey Ireland - September 2016
Later Event: November 15
Damian Lobato - November 2016