The Program of Tallinn Tango Weekend 2024

Thursday, August 8

20:00-23:45 Salme Milonga – TTW pre-party in Cafe Leelo (Salme 12) DJ Olga Sannikova (LVA)

(not included in the main package, entrance is with the voluntary fee at the door, milonga is open to everybody)

Friday, August 9

18:00-19:30 Free guided Tallinn old town tour with Maivi Kärginen-Kivi

19:30-20:00 Registration starts

20:00-01:00 Welcome milonga DJ Marina Rusakova (EST)

with the performance of the special guests Jessica Štšerbakova and Somer Sürgit (EST/TUR)

Saturday, August 10

11:30-13:00 Tango lesson* with the guest teacher Gianpio Cappucci (ITA)

13:30-18:00 Daytime milonga DJ Anthony Cronin (IRL)

20:00-02:00 Saturday milonga DJ Gianpio Cappucci (ITA) 

with the performance of the maestros Maria Elisabet Lauren and Pasi Lauren (FIN)

Sunday, August 11

11:30-13:00 Tango/vals lesson** with the guest teachers Maria Elisabet and Pasi Lauren (FIN)

13:30-18:00 Daytime milonga DJ Somer Sürgit (TUR)

20:00-01:00 Farewell milonga DJ Alla Drugova (UKR)

Monday, August 12

19:00-23:45 Special TTW after-milonga in Laitse Castle (outside from the city, 38 km from Tallinn) DJ Margus Kivi (EST), ticket 15 

  (this milonga is not included in the main package of TTW and is open to everybody, but the ticket can be pre-bought when signing up for the whole event, or bought at the entrance, but the transport will be organized only for the pre-signed guests in co-operation with the local tangueros).


Themes of the 2 lessons (Saturday, Sunday at 11:30) from the guest maestos:

*Creativity on the 5th position of basic steps (the cross for ladies). Let’s get out of patterns and discover other possibilities to dance it.

       **Smooth and rhythmical variations for the social dance floor using different music of tango and vals.