Hola! Festival and Milonga

September 28, 2014

HOLA! FESTIVAL — Market Square, downtown Knoxville

KATS will be performing a demo on the Market Square stage to the music of the Asheville Tango Orchestra Quintet around 3:15 pm. After the demo, the floor is open to all to continue dancing tango till around 4:10 pm.

Also on Sept. 28,  6 – 8 pm, the monthly Milonga will be held at the Emporium at 100 S. Gay St. downtown Knoxville. KATS members are asked to please bring a dish to share. The Asheville Tango Orchestra Quintet members providing music for the Festival and the KATS Milonga are

Michael Luchtan: Piano, Vocal
Patrick Kukucka: Bandoneon
Lew Gelfond: Violin
Ryan Kijanka: Bass
Franklin Keele: Cello

Parking tips: Free parking on city streets on Saturdays and Sundays.  If you park on the bridge on Gay Street, just north of the Emporium, remember to back in or you may be ticketed. Recommendation: Consider parking one block north of the Emporium, on Depot Street either in the AT&T parking lot (on the left) or the old Regas Restaurant parking lot (on the right).

 

 

 

September 2014 Events

September 7, 6:00 to 8:00 pmPRACTICA at Absolute Ballroom;

$5pp.

September 14, 6:00 to 8:00 pmPRACTICA at Absolute Ballroom;
$5pp.
September 21, 6:00 to 8:00 pmPRACTICA at Absolute Ballroom;
$5pp.

September 28, 2014:  HOLA! FESTIVAL

The Festival will be held in Market Square, downtown Knoxville, this year. The Asheville Tango Quintet will play for the KATS Argentine tango demo scheduled from 3:25 through 4:10 pm.

September 28, 2014:  MILONGA

Four members of The Asheville Tango Quintet will play for our dancing pleasure at the Milonga on September 28th.  Location, time, and final details for the Milonga will  be announced later. Dancing to live Tango music is a not-to-be-missed treat, so mark your calendars!

September 2014 Events

September 7, 6:00 to 8:00 pm: PRACTICA at Absolute Ballroom;
$5pp. (9119 Executive Drive, Knoxville, TN)

September 28, HOLA! FESTIVAL

The Festival will be held in Market Square, downtown Knoxville, this year.  We have, once again, been invited to do a demo at the Hola! Festival.  (We are still waiting to receive final details from the organizers.)

September 28, MILONGA:

Four members of The Asheville Tango Orchestra will play for our dancing pleasure at our Milonga on September 28th.

Location, time, and final details to be announced.
Dancing to live Tango music is a not-to-be-missed treat, so mark your calendars!

July Events

HOT EVENTS scheduled for July 2014!

July 13 & 20, at Absolute Ballroom
6 to 7 pm — Beginner Lesson (taught by Juan Luis & Sodeya);

7 to 8 pm –  Practica

Members: free lesson; $5 floor fee.
Non-Members: $10 (for both lesson & floor fee).

 

July 27, at Absolute Ballroom

5:45pm –  Membership Meeting;
7 to 9 pm — Milonga
Members: $5 (please bring a dish or beverage to share);

Non-members: $10.

KATS Celebrates May Birthdays at Milonga on May 25, 2014

May 25: Milonga,  7:00 to 9:00 pm, Absolute Ballroom.

Members/students: $5pp; Others: $10pp

Members are invited to bring a dish or beverage to share.

During the Milonga, there will be a special dance for all who are celebrating their birthdays, and we’ll have cake for everyone to enjoy, so plan to attend.

May Birthdays

Dale:  May 4

Dwight:  May 7

Irina: May 9

Janine: May 9

Ed: May 19

Joy: May 21

Alice: May 29

Dzmitry: May 29

KATS May 2014 Schedule

May 11 and  18PRACTICA6:00 to 8:00 pm
at Absolute Ballroom. $5 pp.
Note: No charge for first-time visitors to a practica.

May 25MILONGA,  7:00 to 9:00 pm
at Absolute Ballroom.
Members/Students: $5pp; others: $10pp.
Members are encouraged to bring a dish or beverage to share.