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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, 277A Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 2TZ
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Tango dance tips

March 12, 2018

Help! I’m used to choreographies (part 2/4)!

By |March 12th, 2018|

If you’re used to learning choreographies, don’t panic! Yes, improvised dancing takes a bit of adjusting, but once you relax, things become much easier and you’ll get a very worth-while buzz. (2/4)

Help! I’m used to choreographies (part 3/4)!

By |March 11th, 2018|

If you’re used to learning choreographies, don’t panic! Yes, improvised dancing takes a bit of adjusting, but once you relax, things become much easier and you’ll get a very worth-while buzz. (3/4)

Help! I’m used to choreographies (part 1/4)!

By |March 10th, 2018|

If you’re used to learning choreographies, don’t panic! Yes, improvised dancing takes a bit of adjusting, but once you relax, things become much easier and you’ll get a very worth-while buzz. (1/4)

The tough job of a tango leader… (part 1 of 3)

By |March 4th, 2018|

A true tango leader has to train themselves to be the masters of multitasking. Leading, making the lady feel special, watching around for hazards, planning ahead, listening to the music (and interpreting it), there is a lot on the plate for leaders. Read on for our secrets for leaders...

February 8, 2018

Overtaking…

By |February 8th, 2018|

The only accepted way to overtake a couple on the dance floor seems to be on the left...

August 11, 2017

Making tango diamonds shine brighter

By |August 11th, 2017|

A gentleman or lady wanting to learn tango in Buenos Aires during the Golden Age (1935-55) would have had a very different experience from ours. No dropping by a dance studio on the way back home for a cheeky tango class!

July 14, 2017

New (milonga-inspired) driving test questions – Would you pass?

By |July 14th, 2017|

We’ve just got our hand on some of the latest milonga-inspired Driving Test questions. Have a look; it's quite surprising

June 30, 2017

Closing your eyes: cierra los ojos

By |June 30th, 2017|

The Argentines often use the word "entregar" when talking about the skill of following, which means "to give in" or "to surrender" to the lead. In my mind, it only is possible when followers close their eyes (and gentlemen) keep their gaze unfocused.

3 tango frenemies you might want to think about

By |June 2nd, 2017|

There are 3 words commonly used in tango which I can only think of as "frenemies". They sound helpful whilst actually leading to misunderstandings about what tango and what the role of each partner is about. Let's expose them now. Maybe we can confront these frenemies, bend these hung-up definitions and achieve a nicer dancing experience in the process.

May 13, 2017

6 tips to create a stronger connection in tango

By |May 13th, 2017|

Connection is a much debated topic in tango. It's what it's all about in the end, isn't it? A warm, gentle embrace, moving to the music as one...

Technique can help and ensure that you get more of these memorable tandas, these beautiful "tango moments" as we like to call them.