Tango Mercurio is launching it's first ever Argentine Tango series for Veterans and their families in Fall of 2018.
This free program will focus on such cornerstones of tango as improvisation, creativity, body movement and awareness and will introduce partner work and the basics of musicality.
Why Tango? Check out the amazing talk about Veterans and dance/movement therapy by Allison Winters, MA, MS, BC-DMT, E-RYT is a board certified dance/movement therapist and registered yoga instructor. Allison is an experienced therapist, having worked with a wide range of clientele, including adults, adolescents, and children in inpatient psychiatry, US military war veterans in both residential and outpatient settings, and currently, with active duty military in an intensive outpatient program for traumatic brain injury and psychological health conditions.
Ready to join this series?
Format and Dates: 4 week Series, Thursdays, September 27 - October 18, 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: NorthWest Sport and Health, 4001 Brandywine St NW Washington, DC
Target Audience: Veterans of the Armed Forces and their family members, taking the series as partners
Number of participants: 12
NOTE: This series is completely full. Please fill out the form below if you would like to be a part of the next series and we will keep you posted!
Do you want to get involved? Here is how you can help!
Please consider donating to our Veterans Outreach program. Tango Mercurio is a 501(c)3 non-profit and your contribution will be tax deductible. 100% of your contribution will go directly to this program and will help us to cover rental costs, teacher pay, marketing costs and further research and education on how we can better serve our Veterans Community.
- Are you a veteran and wish to participate in our free Argentine Tango program?
- Do you have a studio space suitable for classes?
- Can you help us spread the word?
- Do you wish to volunteer?
Please email us today and let's talk!
We will post regular updates on this page, and here are some great resources on Veterans in Tango: