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5th India International Tango festival & championship coming up. October 19-21, 2018. More details to be announced.

You can see the pictures of the 1st Delhi International Tango festival in the gallery.

2nd Delhi International Tango festival pictures are here

3rd Delhi International Tango festival here, here and here
4th Delhi International Tango festival here, here, here and here

Dates: October 19-21, 2018

Festival Schedule. It is a long weekend during Dussehra festival.

October 19

1.30- 3 pm Workshop 1

3.30- 5 pm Workshop 2

5 pm onwards celebrate Dussehra, the Indian festival with the group

8.30-11.30 pm- practica

October 20

3- 4.30 pm Workshop 3

5-6.30 pm Workshop 4

8.30-11.45 pm- championship, milonga and show.

October 21

3- 4.30 pm Workshop 5

5-6.30 pm Workshop 6

8.30-11.45 pm- milonga, show and championship result

Fee (Only for full festival pass. India tour is not included).

Early bird

August- October- Rs.18,000/-

The fee is non-refundable and non-transferrable. No payment will be accepted at the gate.

Payment mode: cash, cheque, bank transfer, paypal, paytm

Bank Details

Kiran Sawhney

HDFC Bank: 00271000197603

E-6, Local Shopping Centre, Masjid Moth,

Greater Kailash-2, New Delhi- 110048, Delhi, India.

IFSC: HDFC0000027


PayPal transfer: [email protected]

Paytm: 9810530027

Evaluation Criteria for tango championship

The entry to championship is free for the registered participants of the festival. There will be two categories- salon/ pista and stage tango.

1. Contestants must be at least 18 years old by the date of the competition.

2. Contestants may participate in both the Pista (Salon) Tango and Stage Tango categories.

3. Dancers of any nationality are eligible to apply for the competition. The championship is not open for professionals.

4. All the competition rounds will be open to spectators, who will be the registered participants of the festival.

5. The organisers reserve the rights to use photographs and videos of the participants later.

6. The decision of the jury will be final and is to be respected.

7. Once a couple is formed, the partners shall not separate as long as the music is playing. This means that they cannot break the embrace, which is considered the tango dance position.
8. All movements shall be performed within the space allowed by the couple's embrace.
9. For salon category, All couples will be on the floor together to common songs for them. For stage, each couple will perform to one song.
10. The Jury will give special relevance to the couple's
Musicality and walking style.
Choreographic composition (creation or recreation)
Preservation of tango essence
Choreographic and postural techniques
Body and space alignment
Couple's synchronicity
Choreographic effects
Musical accuracy (relaxation, music-dancer-style)
Costumes and make-up
Within these guidelines, participants may perform any figure commonly used, including “barridas”, “sacadas” close to the floor, “enrosques”, etc.
Couples, as in a real dancehall, shall constantly move counterclockwise and avoid remaining in the same place for too long, in a way that may disrupt the regular circulation of dancers around the dance floor.