QUEER TANGO – A Transformative Artifact (Edizioni ETS, 2023) by Arno Plass. Arno is currently a PhD scholar at Kunstuniversität Linz (Austria) and a cultural worker. He works with Queer Tango academically and as cultural activist, e.g., in the dance/ talk-project Una Tanda Queer con.
The Queer Tango Project, aka yours truly (Birthe Havmøller) and Ray Batchelor, are happy to announce that we have published a new free queer tango ebook book and a not for profit paperback version of the book. The book was launched at the International Queer Tango Festival in Berlin, July 2023.
October 26-30, 2023. New York Queer Tango Festival, USA. Organised by Leonardo Sardella and Walter Perez.
Video (8:47): Interview with Astrid Weiske (2022). Language: German.
We are very happy to announce that Chamuyo Queer International Tango Meeting 3d edition comes back to Valencia, Spain, from May 12th to 15th 2022.
Kathy Davis: What a treat to see that wonderful iconic photo of men in butchers’ aprons and Fedoras dancing tango together in turn-of-century Buenos Aires on the cover of Clare Parfitt’s Cultural Memory and Popular Dance! The book is not just about tango; it is an interesting collection of chapters about the role of dancing in how people remember important events. …
Video (12.29): Mundial de tango 2021. Semi final, tango salon, ronda 1: Liliana Chenlo and Roxane Camargo.
Video (2:52): with this performance, Federico Carrizo and Juan Segui won 2nd place in the category ‘Escenario’ (performance) at El Mundial, the world tango competition. Video by Alex Sarropoulos.
Video (3:54): Mundial de tango 2021, the World cup semifinal of the category ‘Escenario’ presents Argentine dancers Federico Carrizo and Juan Segui.
Remember to mark the dates and for further details about the Queer Tango Festival, Buenos Aires, 1-6th February 2022, contact Queertangofestival.com
Guests are welcome at Queer Tango London’s events. They are open every other Friday at their new venue, The Bishopsgate Institute in London.
Save the dates: October 29-31, 2021. 10. Festival Internacional de Tango Queer de México.