A Weekend with Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz

November 2 - 4, 2018

Madison Tango Society is thrilled to host workshops with Fabian Salas and Lola Diaz! In addition, they will attend the 13th Anniversary Celebration Dinner and perform at the MTS Milonga on Nov 3!

Fabian Salas is an internationally renowned tango dancer, teacher, researcher and choreographer, famed for his distinctive approach to the dance. Fabian is the organizer and director of Congreso Internacional de Tango Argentino (CITA), the world's most important annual Tango event. He took part in the filming of the motion picture "Evita", and a year later was one of the main dancers in the award-winning film "The Tango Lesson".

Lola Diaz has participated in several Tango productions of which the most important are: “La hora del Tango”, Festival Classico Pompeiano 2007, principal roll and choreography assistant of the Clip “Nexus” 2007, principal roll and choreographer (Tango y Ballet) of the Clip “Tango Hereje” 2006. As a tango teacher she also has a very active career, where besides international tours, she has taught at La Viruta in Buenos Aires.

Weekend Event Schedule

Date, Time, Location*

Topic and Level

Friday, Nov 2, 7:00 - 8:15 PM

Vals: different rhythms and dynamics

Friday, Nov 2, 8:30 - 9:45 PM

Milonga: traspie or not?

Sat Nov 3, 11:00 - 12:15 PM

Trabadas (locking steps) & Sacadas

Sat Nov 3, 12:30  - 1:45 PM

Barridas: interesting & fun variations

Sat Nov 3, 2:00 - 3:15 PM

Resources to dance to Piazzolla II

Sat Nov 3, 6:00 - 8:00 PM**

13th Anniversary Celebration Dinner, with Fabian & Lola

Sat Nov 3, 8:00 PM - midnight**

Milonga & Tango Show by Fabian & Lola

Sun Nov 4, 12:00 - 1:15 PM

Different Ganchos & Enganches

Sun Nov 4, 1:30 - 4:30 PM

Recognizing & dancing to different orchestras including video, Part I & II (a double workshop!)

*All Workshops at 401 N Lake St, Madison WI


**Saturday 13th Anniversary Dinner, Milonga and Show at the Maple Bluff Country Club, 500 Kensington Dr, Madison WI


$35/workshop; $120 for a 4 workshop purchase; $220 for all 8 workshops.

Discounts are not transferable and cannot be shared.


Dinner: RSVP with meal selection requested by Oct 27, 2018

Dinner options: Grilled Black Angus Sirloin (Steak), Herb Roasted Organic Salmon (Salmon), or Vegetable Stir Fry (Vegan)


Dinner, Milonga & Show:

FREE if you purchase all 8 workshops by Oct 21, 2018;

Otherwise: $35 - MTS members;

$45 non-members (includes 4 month MTS membership).  

Milonga and Show alone - $15 members, $22 non-members


Note: In addition to using Paypal below, you may pay with cash or check at the door, or you may send a check made out and sent to MTS, 2 Chippewa Ct. Madison WI 53711.  


Fabian and Lola, as a couple, are available for private lessons.  

Contact info@madisontango.org for details and reservations.

Workshop Payment Options
MTS Dinner, Milonga & Tango Show purchase
If dinner, your meal choice?