We are back!

Not that type of back!

Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

The milonga returns! A five euro donation on Sunday at 2000 hours in the Cork County Cricket Club in Richard Beamish Grounds on Mardyke will enable you to dance the night away.


Go on James!

Waterford Tango’s own Jim McManus dance in World Tango Championships in Argentina. At the age of 99! The papers are going mad about him in Buenos Aires.

Lucia Seva & Jim McManus

It says something when the national public service broadcaster has to write about him with a video to boot. Keep dancing tango Jim!

Leaders’ turn

After my last post on what not to as a follower, it would be remiss of me not to address leaders as well.

If you attend many different milongas you will notice varying degrees of floorcraft i.e. how you successfully navigate the floor while being conscious of the other dancers and the dance in general. You may be oblivious to this or you share my frustration with attending numerous milongas.

This is a good video outlining some of the problems leaders face:

Any other problems you can think of? Let us know in the comments below!

Belfast Christmas Milonga

Our friends in tango are hosting their Christmas Milonga on the 10th of December 2016. The 3 course traditional Christmas dinner is fully booked out.


The Milonga will take place from 1930 to 2330 hours. So those attending the Milonga only can start dancing from early on. This will be held downstairs in the majestic Great Hall with DJ Gabriele De Chiara. It promises to be a great night so if you have nothing else to do…