Tango Lewes to host classes and performances Jan. 17-19

January 14, 2020

Tango Lewes will host a warm winter weekend Friday to Sunday, Jan. 17 to 19, featuring workshops, brunch and dancing, plus a special performance by world-class tango artist and four-time U.S. national finalists Roberto Pena and Jacklyn Shapiro.

Pena and Shapiro have 15 years of experience teaching Argentine Tango to students at levels from absolute beginner to advanced dancers. They have traveled and performed extensively and have led tango tours to Buenos Aires, Cuba and Croatia. This is a great opportunity for anyone who has ever wanted to learn this fun and passionate dance or improve their skills.

Open-level classes will be held at 7:30 and 9 p.m., Friday Jan. 17, at Hotel Rodney, 142 Second St., Lewes. Absolute beginners are welcome.

Classes for advanced beginners and intermediate dancers will be held from 12 to 1:30 p.m. and 2 to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 18, at Involution Yoga, 1632 Savannah Road, Lewes.

Dancers and non-dancers are invited for brunch, dancing and a demo performance by Pena and Shapiro at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 19, at the Glade Clubhouse, 16 Glade Farm Drive, Rehoboth.

Singles are welcome; there is no need to bring a partner. Private lessons are available throughout the weekend.

Tango Lewes is a nonprofit organization dedicated to sharing the joy of Argentine Tango through weekly classes, social dances and special events. For more information, contact Yvonne Cimone at 302-222-3755 or, or go to

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