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The festival will be held at three sites.
11 Dec at ENEA will celebrate the international day of tango. Guests of the main exhibition of the country are dances, workshops, quizzes and dance shows. The festival will be held at three different venues — at the rink ENEA, pavilion № 34 “Cosmos” and in the House of culture.
For those with skates
At the rink ENEA from 17:00 to 22:00 will be held a quiz “World of tango”. Participants will have to find eight animators with a big red rose, to get their special card and to answer questions. The one who will cope with all the tasks, will be able to participate in the drawing is super. For this you need to return the card to the skate rental pavilion No. 1. The names of the winners will be announced on December 22 in the official accounts of ENEA in social networks. Prizes — gift certificates to a dance school for 12 sessions.
Also at the rink from 17:00 to 22:00 there will pass the action “the meeting on VDNH”. Everyone will hand out stickers with a picture of roses that you can attach to outerwear. This will be a sign that people want someone to meet you. At 21:50 all participants will gather near the fountain “Friendship of peoples”, to make a joint photo for memory.
In addition, from 18:00 to 20:00 near the fountain “Friendship of peoples” will be the dance show “tango on ice”. Spectators will see experienced skaters. And a little further on the “Alley of love”, will be held master classes on tango on ice.
For those who come without skates
In pavilion 34 “Cosmos” will be a five-minute performance “Ballet tango” from artists of the theater “Kremlin ballet”. Three pairs professional dancers with movements will tell about the history of tango and his homeland — Sunny Argentina. Beginning at 19:00 and 20:00
At 20:00 at the House of culture at VDNKH will start workshops on tango. Classes will be conducted by experienced dancers, and for the music will answer tango-DJ Sergey Orlov. For those who already know how to dance in the large hall of the House of culture will be held milonga — themed party dedicated to Latin dances.
The entrance to the rink and the pavilion “Space” at the normal ticket. In the culture House you can get for free pre-registration.
Tango appeared in the 1880-ies on the border of Argentina and Uruguay. The most popular dance has become in the 1930-1950-ies. 11 Dec 1977 Argentina for the first time celebrated the Day of tango in conjunction with the anniversary of the birthday of the musician Carlos Gardel and the 78-th anniversary of the composer Julio De Caro.
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