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TO OUR READERS – Nothing is as it should be in 2020
The lockdown of the cultural life around the world from March 2020 makes many organisers postpone or cancel their events. Do contact the organiser to hear if your favourite event will take place.

Queer Tango Festivals, Marathons, Queer Tango Retreats and Open Role Tango Events in 2021:

January 15-17, 2020. Totally in Tango, open role tango dance weekend at Alfred Schnittke Academie, Hamburg, Germany
May 28-30, 2021. 3. Queer Tango Marathon München, Germany.
July 1-4, 2021. 7. La Vie en Rose International Queer Tango Meeting in Paris, France.
July 8-12, 2021. 10. years anniversary International Queer Tango Festival in Berlin, Germany.
July 11-18, 2021. Totally in Tango in Åsa, Sweden.

Queer Tango Festivals, Marathons, Queer Tango Retreats and Open Role Tango Events in 2020:

January 17-19, 2020. Totally in Tango in Cadzandië, open role tango weekend in Holland.
January 24-26, 2020. 8th Queer Tango Mini Festival in Gothenburg, Sweden. Organised by Andreas Lerhke and Mikael Dexlöv.
February 21-23, 2020. 3rd Geneva Queer Tango Meeting, a three day marathon in Tannay, Geneva, Switzerland.
March 6-7, 2020. 2nd Festival Internacional Feminista de Tango organised by Tango Hembra in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
March 13-15, 2020. Totally in Tango open role tango dance weekend in Nantes, France. CANCELED!
March 27-29, 2020. deGENERE Italian Queer Tango Marathon, Rome, Italy. CANCELED!
April 30 – May 1, 2020. Chamuyo Queer International Queer Tango Meeting (marathon) in Valencia, Spain. CANCELLED!
May 2020, Chamuyo Queer International Queer Tango Meeting did a come back. They organised a series of zoom debates on Sundays in May.
May 15-18, 2020. 3. Queer Tango Marathon München, Germany. Postponed to 2021.
May 21-24, 2020. 6. QueerTango Wochenendreise ins Wendland/’8 Zapatos’ 2020, a queer tango weekend retreat with Andreas Lehrke, Emanuel, Ingrid and Scarlett in Wendland, Germany.
May 22-24, 2020. Totally in Tango open role tango weekend at Brazuka Dance Studio, Moscow, Russia.
22-24 May 2020. 2nd Open Role Tango Marathon in Athens, Greece. CANCELLED!
July 2-5, 2020. La Vie en Rose International Queer Tango Meeting in Paris, France. The 7th La Vie en Rose à Paris festival (aka LVR7) is postponed to July 1 – 4, 2021!
July 8-13, 2020. 10. years anniversary International Queer Tango Festival in Berlin, Germany. The 10th anniversary of the Berlin Queertango festival is postponed to July 8 – 12, 2021!
July 12-19, 2020. Totally in Tango in Åsa, Sweden. Among the teachers of this open role tango retreat are Andreas Lerhke and Mikael Dexlöv. CANCELLED!
July 12-14 & 14-16, 2020. Totally in Tango presents two open role events: Tango Creative Laboratory and Tango Weekend in Dresden, Germany.
July 20-25, 2020. International Summer Retreat: Both role tango with Brigitta Winkler (Berlin/New York) and Malin Backström (Stockholm) at Wiks folkhögskola, Sweden. CANCELLED!
August 3-8, 2020. Kvinnohöjden International Both role Tango retreat for women, Borlänge, Sweden. Level: Medium/advanced (max. 25 participants). Organisers Malin Backström, Henny Brita and Henny Stridsberg. Registration opens March 1. CANCELLED!.
Abrázame Mucho, Global Queer Tango Festival. The festival went online for a full week of presentations and zoom debates.
August 21-23, 2020. Fjord & Friends 2020 organised by Oslo Queer Tango in Oslo, Norway. Registration opens March 1. CANCELLED!.
September 23-30, 2020. Totally in Tango, open role tango retreat in Almunecar, Spain. CANCELLED!.

October 7-11, 2020. ConeXion, Miami International Queer Tango Festival, Miami, USA.
October 16-18, 2020. Totally in Tango, open role learning weekend in Eindhoven, Holland.
November 20-22, 2020. Totally in Tango, open role dance weekend at Tangueando in Toulouse, France
November 18-22, 2020. Festival Internacional de Tango Queer en Buenos Aires, Argentina.
December 31, 2020 – January 1, 2021. 24h queer&friends Marathon, Hamburg, Germany.

 

Queer Tango Festivals, Marathons, Queer Tango Retreats and Open Role Tango Events in 2019:

January 25-27, 2019. 7th Queer Tango Mini Festival in Gothenburg, Sweden.
February 15-17, 2019. Totally in Tango, open role tango retreat, Eindhoven, Holland.
February 22-24, 2019. Geneva Queer Tango Meeting #2, Switzerland.
March 3-10, 2019. Tango DONNA retreat with Brigitta Winker & Sharna Fabiano, Maui, Hawaii.
March 8-10, 2019. Tango Crosswise, Kunstmühle Veckenstedt, 38771 Veckenstedt, Germany.
March 29-31, 2019. DeGENERE 2019 Marathon, Rome, Italy.  All sold out.
April 19-21, 2019. Chamuyo Queer International Tango Meeting, Valencia, Spain.
April 26-28 , 2019. Oldenburg Marathon, Oldenburg, Germany. All sold out.
May 9-13, 2019. Totally in Tango (TiT), open role tango dance retreat, Toulouse, France.
May 17-19, 2019. 2. Queer Tango Marathon in Munich, Germany.
May 30-June 3, 2019. V International Queer Dance Festival “FIVE ELEMENTS” in Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
June 5-10, 2019. Artango International Tango Festival, Moscow, Russia.
June 21-23, 2019. Totally in Tango (TiT) open role dance retreat, Riga, Latvia.
June 28-30, 2019. 1st. International Queer Tango Celebration 2019 in Bochum, Germany.
July 4-7, 2019. La Vie en Rose International Queer Tango Meeting LVR, Paris, France.
July 11-15, 2019. 9. International Queer Tango Festival in Berlin, Germany.
July 16-19, 2019. Totally in Tango (TiT) Totally Tango Immersion retreat, Randers, Denmark.
July 19-21, 2019. Totally in Tango (TiT), open role tango dance retreat, Randers, Denmark.
July 20-26, 2019. International both role tango retreat with Brigitta Winkler and Malin Backström, Wiks Folkhögskola, Sweden.
August 4-10, 2019. International tango exchange camp (not a workshop) for advanced social dancers and/or teachers facilitated by Malin Backström and Christina Kristensen at Kvinnohöjden, Sweden.
August 8-10, 2019. Grand Week-end tango queer in Montreal, Canada.
August 11-17, 2019. International Tango Week, woman only workshop retreat with Malin Backström (Stockholm), Kristin Bjarnadottir (Göteborg), Henny Stridsberg (Paris), Susanna Grob (Switzerland) at Kvinnohöjden, Sweden.
August 14-16, 2019. Totally in Tango (TiT) Tango Creative Laboratory – open role tango retreat, Dresden, Germany.
August 16-18, 2019, Tango Being Workshops and Retreat with Brigitta Winkler and Marc Vanzwoll in Arth, Switzerland.
August 16-18, 2019. Totally in Tango, Dresden, Germany.
August 23-25, 2019. Friends Fjord and Tango 2019 (10th festival) Oslo, Nowray.
September 13-15, 2019. 3rd oRó de Bonn Tango Marathon (open role tango marathon), Bonn, Germany.
September 20-22, 2019. New York Queer Tango Weekend V, USA.
September 27-29, 2019. Queertangomarathon Hamburg, Germany
September 28 – October 5, 2019. Tango DONNA retreat with Brigitta Winker, Tuscany, Italy.
October 18-20, 2019. Queer Tango Marathon Queerida, 2. edition, Riga, Latvia.
October 31 – November 2, 2019. 9. Festival Internacional de Tango Queer de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.
November 8-10, 2019. 2. Fesitvalitos de Tango Queer de Montevideo, Uruguay.
November 13-17, 2019. Festival Internacional de Tango Queer en Buenos Aires, Argentina.
November 21-23, 2019. 1er Encuentro Formativo de Tango Queer Valparaiso, Chile.
November 28 – December 1, 2019 Helsinki Milonga Weekend goes queer #6, Helsinki, Finland.
November 29 – December 1, 2019. Totally in Tango in Hamburg, open role tango weekend in Hamburg-Harburg, Germany.
December 28, 2019 – Januar 1, 2020. New Year queer/double role tango festival, Lillehammer, Norway.

 

Queer Tango Festivals, Marathons, Queer Tango Retreats and Open Role Tango Events in 2018:

January 12-14, 2018, Open Role & Queertangomarathon, Priotzer Mühle, Wendland, Germany.
January 19-21, 2018, Totally in Tango #5, Scala Eindhoven, Netherlands.Sold out!
January 26-28, 2018, 6th Queer Tango Mini Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden.
March 4-11, 2018, Tangomujer: Retreat For Women with Brigitta Winker & Sharna Fabiano, Maui, Hawaii.
March 23-25, 2018, DeGENERE 2018 – Queer tango marathon in Rome, Italy.
March 30 – April 2, 2018, Queertangomarathon, Priotzer Mühle, Wendland, Germany.
4th Queer Tango Marathon Oldenburg. Sold out!
May 11-13, 2018, 1st Queer Tango Marathon München, Munich, Germany.
May 25-27, 2018, Totally in Tango #6, Riga, Latvia.
May 31 – June 3, 2018, 4. QueerTango Wochenendreise ins Wendland, Drawehn, Germany.
June 1-3, 2018, Queer Tango Festivalito in Montréal organised by Queer Tango Montréal, Canada.
Queer Tango Festival by The Queer Tango Club, St. Petersburg, Russia
June 24-30, 2018, International tango week for women with Malin Backström, Susanna Grob, Henny Stridsberg, Kristin Bjarnadottir, Kvinnohöjden, Sweden.
June 28 – July 1, 2018, La Vie en Rose – International Queer Tango Meeting (LVR5), Paris.
July 12-16, 2018, 8. International QueerTango Festival Berlin, Germany.
July 20-22, 2018, Totally in Tango, Den Skandinavisk Designhøjskole, Randers, Denmark.
July 23-28, 2018, Both Role Tango Retreat in Sweden for all genders with Brigitta Winkler & Malin Backström, Sweden.
August 4-5, 2018, Queer Tango weekend with Mariano Garcés Grizy at La Boca, Bochum, Germany.
August 16-18, 2018, Le Grand Week-end Tango Queer Montréal.
August 17-19, 2018, Totally in Tango, Dresden, Germany.
August 24-26, 2018, Friends, Fjord and Tango 2018, the Queer Tango Festival in Oslo, Norway.
August 24-26, 2018, Tango Crosswise, Kunstmühle Veckenstedt, Germany.
September 14-16, 2018, Queerida Queer Tango Marathon in Riga, Latvia.
September 21-23, 2018, oRó de Bonn – Open Role Tango Marathon, Bonn, Germany.
September 27-30, 2018, NYQTW IV 2018 (New York Queer Tango Weekend), New York, USA.
October 19-21, 2018, Totally in Tango, creative open role tango laboratory weekend, Mouscron, Belgium.
October 12-14, 2018, Queertangomarathon Hamburg, Germany.
October 14-21, 2018, Tango Donna: the 3rd annual Tango Lead and DJ Retreat for Women, Tuscany, Italy.
November 1-3, 2018, 8. Festival Internacional de Tango Queer de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.
November 2-4, 2018, Queer-Tango-Wochenende organised by Tango La Boca, Bochum, Germany.
November 12-18, 2018, XII Festival Internacional de Tango Queer, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
November 22-25, 2018, Montevideo Queer Tango Festival c/o Pepe Remello, Montevideo, Uruguay.
November 22-25, 2018, Helsinki Milonga Weekend Goes Queer, Helsinki, Finland. This is an additional event to Helsinki Milonga Weekend’s main events.

Queer Tango Festivals, Marathons and Queer Tango Retreats in 2017:

Totally in Tango # 2 @ Scala, Eindhoven, NL, January 20-22, 2017.
5th Queer Tango Mini Festival Gothenburg, Sweden, January 27-29, 2017.
Boston International Queer Tango Festival, February 9-12, 2017. NB! This event has been postponed.
Queer Tango Retreat 2017 in Tulum/Mexico with Astrid Weiske and Antonio Testolin, February 20-26, 2017.
SF Queer Tango Festivalito with Soledad Nani from Tango Queer Buenos Aires, March 16-19, 2017.
DeGENERE 2017, Rome, Italy, March 24, 2017 – March 26, 2017.
Queertango-Marathon Ostern 2017, Schnega, Germany, April 14, 2017 – April 17, 2017.
3. Queer Tango Marathon, Oldenburg, Germany, April 21-23, 2017.
Festival Queer Tango Montreal – 5th anniversary, Canada. May 5-7, 2017.
Queer Tango Festival by The Queer Tango Club, St. Petersburg, Russia, June 1-5, 2017.
Tango at Kvinnohojden (for beginners) with Lotta Bohlin and Eunice Moon, Kvinnohöjden, Sweden, June 26 – July 1, 2017.
La Vie en Rose – International Queer Tango Meeting (4ème édition), Paris, June 29 – July 2, 2017
7. International QueerTango-Festival in Berlin, July 27–31, 2017.
International Tango Week for Women with Malin Backström, Kristin Bjarnadottir, Henny Stridsberg, Sabine Rohde and Susanna Grob, Kvinnohöjden, Sweden, August 6–12, 2017.
Friends, Fjord & Tango 2017, Oslo, August 25-27, 2017.
Festival Internacional de Tango queer de Mexico, Mexico City, September 7-9, 2017
Queer Tango Salon (seminar, workshop + milonga) London, September 15-16, 2017
oRó de Bonn, the first open role tango marathon in Bonn, Germany
Totally in Tango #4, La academia * 11 Alteubnitz * 01219 Dresden, September 20-24, 2017.
Lady’s Tango Festival – San Francisco, September 22-24, 2017.
Queer Tango Weekend, New York, September 28 – October 1, 2017 (contact Walter Perez).
TangoDonna 3rd annual Retreat with Brigitta Winkler, Tuscany, Italy, October 5-12, 2017.
Queertangomarathon Hamburg, Germany, October 6-8, 2017.
Open Role & Queertangomarathon, Priotzer Mühle, Wendland, Germany, October 27-29, 2017.
XI Festival Internacional de Tango Queer, Buenos Aires, November 13-19, 2017.
The 4th Helsinki Milonga Weekend *GOES QUEER*, November 23-26, 2017.

Queer Tango Festivals, Marathons and Queer Tango Retreats in 2016:

4th Queer Tango Mini Festival Gothenburg, Sweden, February 5 – 6, 2016. 2016.
Tango retreat for all genders: Queer Tango Retreat in Tulum, Mexico with Astrid Weiske, Feb. 22-29 , 2016.
Tango retreat for women: ‘Aloha Girls, Lead and Follow on Maui Plus Yoga, Beaches and More!’ with  Brigitta Winkler and Sharna Fabiano, March 6 – 13, 2016.
Rome Queer Tango Marathon, Rome Italy, March 18 – 20, 2016
Queer Tango Marathon, Oldenburg, Germany, April 1 – 3, 2016.
4.th International Queer Tango Festival, St Petersburg, Russia, April 29 – May 1, 2016.
Montreal Festival Queer Tango, 4rd edition, Montreal, Canada, May 6 – 8, 2016.
Quilombo Queer Tango Festival, Barcelona, Spain, May 25 – 29, 2016.
TANGO Solstice RETREAT on Iceland with among others Helen La Vikinga, Walter Perez, Leonardo Sardella, Mariana Docampo, May 27 – 30, 2016.
Queer Tango Club’s 2nd Queer Tango Festival, St Petersburg, Russia, June 1 – 5, 2016.
Tango retreat for women: Yoga & Tango Retreat with Sharna Fabiano, Vermont, USA, June 2 – 5, 2016.
Tango retreat for women: Tango Donna, featuring body conditioning and tango by Brigitta Winkler and guest DJ Celine Deveze, Tuscany – June 8 – 12, 2016.
La Vie en Rose Queer Tango Meeting, 3. edition, Paris, France, June 23 – 26, 2016.
Totally in Tango # 1, Moeskroen, Belgium, July 1 – 3, 2016.
The 6. International QueerTango Festival in Berlin, Germany, July 28 – 31, 2016.
Tango retreat for women: the ‘Internationell Tangovecka‘ with Malin Backström, Lotta Bohlin, Kristin Bjarnadottir, Henny Stridsberg and Sabine Rohde, Kvinnohojden in Dalarna, Sweden, August 7 – 13, 2016.
Friends Fjord & Tango 2015 in Oslo, Norway, August 26 – 28, 2016.
San Francisco’s 4th Annual Lady’s Tango Festival 2016, September 2 – 4, 2016.
The Queer Tango Salon: Connecting Bodies of Knowledge – an International Inter-disciplinary Symposium of Scholarship and Practice, Paris, September 16 – 17, 2016.
1. Queertangomarathon Hamburg, Germany, October 28 – 30, 2016.
Festival Internacional De Tango Queer De Mexico, November 2-5, 2016.
Festival Internacional de tango Queer en Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 4 – 20, 2016.
Copenhagen Queer Tango Marathon, December 30, 2016 – January 1, 2017

Queer Tango Festivals and Marathons in 2015:

3rd Queer Tango Mini Festival in Gothenburg Sweden, January 30 – February 1, 2015.
Festivalito 2, London, UK March 28 – 30, 2015.
Queer Tango Marathon, Oldenburg, Germany March 27 – 29, 2015.
3. International Queer Tango Festival in St Petersburg, Russia April 13 – 19, 2015.
Montreal Festival Queer Tango 2015, 3rd edition, May 1 – 3, 2015.
The 5. Festival Internacional De Tango Queer De Mexico May 13 – 17, 2015.
La Vie en Rose Tango Meeting, 2nd edition, Paris, June 24 – 28, 2015.
QUEER TANGO CLUB’s Festival, St Petersburg, Russia July 8 – 12, 2015.
The International Queertango Festival in Berlin July 23 – 26, 2015.
Friends Fjord & Tango 2015 in Oslo, Norway August 21 – 23, 2015.
LEU TANGO WEEK (LTW) 2nd EDITION at Saint-Leu, Reunion October 19 – 25, 2015. Organised by San Fede.
Women’s Tango Retreat at Breitenbush Retreat Center, near Portland, OR, USA Nov 19-22, 2015.
Festival Internacional de tango Queer en Buenos Aires, November 16 – 22, 2015.