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Alter Ego
3-7 October 2019, Moscow
Alter Ego
3-7 October 2019, Moscow
International Festival of Tango Nuevo and Neotango in Moscow!

Guests of the Festival will enjoy a rich educational, entertainment and dancing program. The Festival will be attended by iconic tango dancers. We intend to organize the participation of a large number of Tango Nuevo dancers.
Best DJs of alternative milongas
  • Anna Neum
    Popular resident of European neotango marathons and festivals. Anna has a unique style and is known for combining diverse musical compositions. The ideologist of milongas in the DARK.
  • Alexandr Prishepov
    DJ, videographer, creator of Prischepov TV Tango Channel
    A famous person in the tango community — not only in Russia, but also around the globe. Millions of people learn about tango and admire the best tango performances through the lens of his camera.
  • Olga Bogdanova
    Experienced tango DJ from St. Petersburg. For many years Olga has been one of the best DJs of the city on the Neva River.
  • Alena Fedorova
    The promoter of tango nuevo and neotango. Experimenter and innovator of alternative milongas. Permanent resident of Moscow milongas.
The Festival Team
International team of teachers of the Festival Alter Ego.
  • Sebastian Arce (Argentina)
    Tango teacher, founder of Arce Academia
    Legendary Argentine Tango dancer, famous expert and founder of the first online tango school. For many years he has been one of the top teachers of Argentine Tango in the world. He has given workshops in many countries and cities all over the globe. He also starred in "Tango" by Carlos Saura.
  • Cristian Duarte & Lilach Mor (Israel)
    Tango teachers
    Cool dancers with elegant style in Argentine Tango. Lilach started her dancing career in childhood: ballet, modern dance, jazz, flamenco and more. During her professional career she has been involved in different dancing shows, such as Cats on Broadway (New York).
    Cristian Duarte was born and grew up in Argentina. In 1992 he became the champion in martial arts, studied engineering and design. Since 1998 he has been engaged in tango and collaborated with DNI studio in Buenos Aires.
  • Eleonora Kalganova (USA)
    Tango teacher
    Dance artist and teacher. Eleonora focuses on the study of improvisation, flow and communication as a process, as well as Argentine Tango performances. She studied various kinds of dance from an early age: folk, ballroom, character, historical, ballet and contemporary.
    She graduated from the State Academy of Dance in Tashkent and became a ballet dancer in Opera and Ballet of Alisher Navoi. After years of studying Argentine Tango, she began to develop her own unique style of modern tango. The union of many disciplines and influences allows Eleanora to create and develop her peculiar and unmistakable dancing style.
  • Pablo Villarraza (Argentina)
    Tango teacher
    One of the founders of the DNI Tango School. Pablo Villaraza one of the most famous Tango Nuevo dancer from Buenos Aires. Popularizer of Tango Nuevo, he trained a large number of qualified dancers and teachers of Modern Tango. He looks into different forms of tango, teaching methods and the quality of the connection.
    Pablo has an extensive look at the evolution of contemporary tango. He is always in search for new forms of implementation of the tango technology.
Russian team of teachers of the Alter Ego Festival
  • Alexey Barbolin and Helga Domashova (St. Petersburg)
    Tango teachers, founders of Tango Profi
    Alexey is one of the most famous teachers of Argentine Tango in Russia, who has given numerous workshops in many Russian cities and has been teaching tango dancers for more than 20 years. He has elaborated a clear and deep system of tango teaching. The majority of regional tango schools are developing using his teaching methods.
  • Pavel Sobiray (Moscow)
    Tango teacher, founder of Mamita Dance Studio
    Experimenter and innovator, the main ideologist of Tango Nuevo in Russia. Pavel is aimed at promoting this trend among dancers of different styles. He created a unique methodology for teaching Tango Nuevo. Pavel has his own view on the development of tango, which includes borrowing ideas from other dance styles — for example, from street dance. Some people like it, some don’t, but this just can’t go unnoticed!
  • Ilya Vinogradov and Alexandra Kalugina (Krasnodar)
    Tango nuevo teachers
    Talented couple of Tango Nuevo teachers from Krasnodar. They are very famous in their region. Experimenters and innovators who are looking for a new picture of Tango Nuevo. Special emphasis is placed on the sensual component of the dance.
    Ilya and Alexandra have their own school of Argentine Tango in Krasnodar.
  • Ivan Logachev and Nadezhda Pivovarova (Rostov)
    Tango nuevo teachers
    A unique couple with extraordinary background. Bold, bright, charismatic. Ivan used to be a street dancer. Nadezhda is a master of sports in synchronized swimming. Ivan became interested in Tango Nuevo during the first wave of its popularity in Russia, which was at the peak about ten years ago.
    At the moment, this professional couple efficiently teaches Tango Nuevo in Rostov and conduct outreach workshops in Moscow and other cities.
Carlos Libedinsky
Argentine musician
Composer, bandoneonist and producer. Founder & leader of the neotango project — Narcotango.
The schedule of the Festival:
3-7 october 2019
3 October
21:00 - 05:00 Pre-party.
4 October
12:00 - 18:00 Educational program (lectures, classes, practices, private lessons).

21:00 - 05:00 Milonga-opening of the festival.
5 October
12.00 - 18.00 Educational program (lectures, classes, practices, private lessons).

19:00 - 20:00 Lecture Of Sebastian Arce.

20:00 - 21:00 Talk-show with Sebastian Arce.

21:00 - 07:00 Grand-milonga.
- Tango Nuevo battle.
- Performance Of Carlos Libedinsky (Narcotango).
6 October
12.00 - 18.00 Educational program (lectures, classes, practices, private lessons).

21:00 - 05:00 Milonga.
7 October
12.00 - 18.00 Educational program (lectures, classes, practices, private lessons).

21:00 - 05:00 Milonga-afterparty.
How it was in February 2019
Please fill in the registration form before payment
Registration is not a guarantee of the booked pass
You can pay for participation by credit card or using Yandex Money account.
100 euros
30 euros
Milonga-pass (all milongas)
You can pay via PayPal
The account to pay is iwisiris@gmail.com
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