Welcome!

We are Tanguito ('cute little tango' in spanish, pronounced tang-eeto).

We live and breathe tango and have been told our passion is contagious.

We are London based and do all things tango-related: classes, milongas, corporate events, clothing & even holidays to Buenos Aires. If you wonder what tango is all about (or love it already), we would love to hear from you!

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Tanguito, Argentine Tango Academy

 020 3560 0532
   07891 336575
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New Unity Church, 277A Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 2TZ
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Blog & News

March 3, 2017

April news

By |March 3rd, 2017|

Discover our full programme this month and term, what the Tango Dimension we will focusing on, and our special events! Of course Che London is just around the corner - don't miss the biggest tango event in town this year!

April 26, 2017

El Negro Portalea’s cadencia

By |April 26th, 2017|

Giraldo's style is often described as being pure "Villa Urquiza", from the name of a famous borough of Buenos Aires where some of the best dancers have trained and originated. This style is a smooth, elegant dancing style, which a lot of people more commonly call "tango salón. Giraldo is particularly well known for his cadencia.

Tuesday Tanda – Anibal Troilo

By |April 25th, 2017|

Every Tuesday, we publish a tanda to get you inspired for the week. Today, a tango tanda by Anibal Troilo.

We ♥ Osvaldo and Coca

By |April 25th, 2017|

As we explore the dimension "immersion" this month, we'll get some inspriation from the best old-school milongueros to up your milonga creds, starting with Coca and Osvaldo, who used to dance with a very personal, musical style which is very enjoyable to watch.

Flamboyance with Puppi Castillo

By |April 23rd, 2017|

Puppi Castello's style is more flamboyant and stage-like than any other milongueros we've seen so far in our discovery of the old school milongueros.

Interview with Osvaldo & Coca Cartery

By |April 22nd, 2017|

This month, we explore the tango dimension "Immersion" and look at getting inspiration from the great dancers and masters of the Golden Age of tango. We've already seen in class a couple of steps from Osvaldo and Coca Cartery, the 2004 tango world champions and the specificities of their dancing style.

In this 2-part interview, they give us many interesting insights into the history of tango and milongas.

Go back in time with Rosa and Carlos Perez…

By |April 22nd, 2017|

Carlos and Rosa Perez have been very influential in the world of tango, training many World champions. We particularly enjoy their smooth, poised elegance.

Interview with Carlos & Rosa Perez

By |April 20th, 2017|

This month, we explore the tango dimension "Immersion" and look at getting inspiration from the great dancers and masters of the Golden Age of tango.

In this interview, In this interview, Carlos & Rosa Perez share their personal history and what tango means to them.

Class video & notes – 09/04/2017

By |April 11th, 2017|

Dimension: Immersion - Theme: Steps inspired by Osvaldo and Coca 2

In this class, we continued to have a look at steps inspired by Osvaldo and Coca. We started with what we call a flat giro for the beginners and then used this concept in the intermediate class for a couple of creative and inventive steps.

♪ Tuesday Tanda – Lucio Demare (Tango)

By |April 11th, 2017|

Every Tuesday, we publish a tanda to get you inspired for the week. Today, a tango tanda by Lucio Demare; featuring Solamente ella, which he composed.

Class video & notes – 05/04/2017

By |April 7th, 2017|

Dimension: Immersion - Theme: Steps inspired by Osvaldo and Coca

In this class, we focused on our favourite old school milongueros, Osvaldo and Coca, which musicality and playfulness we simply can't get enough of. There are loads of videos of them on Youtube, just look for Osvaldo Coca Tango.