milongas

Stomp On. Is Tango in Trouble in Argentina?

 01/24/2017 - 05:02
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Milongas, the places where Argentines go to tango, are a casualty of the weak economy, reports The Economist.

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 4:47am
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Couples dancing tango in Confitería Ideal, an old-fashioned milonga in Buenos Aires where dances are held afternoons and evenings, almost every day of the week. Confiteria Ideal was the setting for films like The Tango Lesson and Evita. Photo: Jorge Láscar/Wikimedia