Special Events – Detail

 Tate Di Chiazza & Karen Jaffe continued TOUR details!

Click on events for links- inquiries kjtangogypsy@gmail.com


Gainesville, FL Feb 20-23 

Thursday Feb 20 at Thuys (message Steve for directions)
730p- 9p WS1 “Advanced Fundamentals” followed by practica until 10:30p. Every experienced dancer knows the secret to better dancing is to revisit the all important fundamentals. The base, axis, posture, intention, impulse; explore with us to recognize, refine, rethink and recalibrate your foundation. It’s all in the details!

Saturday Feb 22 Hip Moves Dance Studio, 708 NW 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
12pm-130p WS2 “Intelligent Embrace”
Work less and produce more. Structure, tension, timing and flow. Explore how to adapt your embrace for more clarity, comfort, and connection.
2-330p WS3 “Co-Creation” Create more dynamic movement by collaborating. BOTH dancers contribute to the whole, to express a larger variety of qualities, amplitudes and feelings, perhaps even to find some unexpectedly pleasing moments. Share the experience.

JOIN US Saturday NIGHT We’ll be driving to TAMPA for DIva Tangos milonga w/ Jose Garafulo
at SImones Salsa 8336 W Hillsboro Av

Sunday Feb 23 at Thuys
4p-530p WS4 “Musical Tools” followed by practilonga until 7p
Dive more deeply into the intricacies of the beautiful traditional music to better “draw” the music with your dance! So much variety, so many possibilities……
It’s not WHAT you do, but HOW you do it.

Best deal! FULL- All 4 workshops/practicas;
$85 (payable Thursday)
Individual Workshops -$25 (includes practicas)

Schedule private lessons- 828-215-1177, or kjtangogypsy@gmail.com



Help bring Tate back for 2020!
Tate Di Chiazza is an international artist visiting from Buenos Aires. Since his teens, he has worked teaching and performing Argentine Tango, studying with masters, in some of the most famous clubs, including most well known La Viruta in Buenos Aires. Tate has traveled extensively, around the world with Tango, both as an instructor and performer. He toured with the famous show “Tanguera” from 2002-2009. www.tatetango.com

Karen Jaffe lives near Asheville, NC. In her 20 years of Tango she has supported dancers through offering weekly classes, social dances, has organized dozens of events and has traveled extensively to continue her own education. Currently she teaches and performs locally, regionally and tours the US. www.tangogypsies.com

Together they have over 40 years experience dancing, teaching and performing Argentine Tango! This event is part of their US tour 2017/2018. If you are interested to study with Karen and Tate, watch the Tangogypsies website for details of the tour to see when they may be visiting a city near you. If you are interested to host them for workshops in your community, contact Karen.

Inquiries and registration- kjtangogypsy@gmail.com


Private lessons available

Tate $95/h Karen $75/h Both $150/h 

3 hour packages Tate $250, Karen $200, both $400

prices do not include floor fee


TOUR 2020! More details as we organize each event! and on FB, ask to join our tour group; where ALL events will be posted


Refunds: Cancellation; we will refund the full amount 2 weeks before event date;

 50% if you inform us 24 hours before START of event,

 after which NO REFUNDS. You must contact Karen at (828)-215-1177    

100% payment refunded if the organizer cancels the event.

(A 10% usage fee will apply for all Paypal refunds)