March 11, 2018
Thanks & Gratitude for SCTC 2018

Thanks & Gratitude for SCTC 2018

March 14, 2018

Dear Tango Community,

I would like to express to you my deepest gratitude. As I sit here and reflect upon the event and all the moving pieces that had to come together in order to deliver something truly memorable and magical, I have to share that it takes an army of very giving people to make it happen.

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February 28, 2018
SCTC 2018 - Competition Results & Videos

SCTC 2018 - Competition Results & Videos

March 03, 2018 1 Comment

Dear competitors (and friends),

Thank you for joining us for another big competition year at SCTC. We are extremely grateful for your participation, and commend each and everyone of you for your courage, hard work and tremendous growth. With out you this event would not be a possibility. Please find the competition videos and results inside...

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February 12, 2018
SCTC 2018 - Last Minute Info

SCTC 2018 - Last Minute Info

February 21, 2018 1 Comment

The moment is finally here. The maestros & guest performers, live orchestra & DJ's, decor, tech, volunteer staff, and OVER 150+ COMPETITORS are in place and ready to present to you once again with an unforgettable experience.

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February 12, 2018
Online Registration Discount and JACK & JILL ends tonight!

Online Registration Discount and JACK & JILL ends tonight!

February 16, 2018

SCTC's online registration discount closes tonight (at midnight or shortly after). After months of exhausting preparation and promotion, we have finally arrived just a week away and jumping with excitement. The maestros & guest performers, live band & DJ's, decor & tech, and OVER 150+ COMPETITORS are in place and ready to present to you once again with an event unlike any other.

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February 12, 2018
2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 4 - What the Judges Like

2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 4 - What the Judges Like

February 12, 2018 1 Comment

Do YOU know what the judges like? Does ANYONE know what the judges like? To play the game to its fullest, we’ve assembled a list of qualities judges look for and why it matters to them. We've also put together a list of things that judges don’t care for as highly as you think they would.

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February 07, 2018
2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 3 - How to Dance With a Stranger

2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 3 - How to Dance With a Stranger

February 07, 2018

Here are some tips for dancing with strangers…perfect for Jack & Jill participants, random festival encounters, and *GASP* partnered competitors panicking under the spotlight. ;)

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January 18, 2018
What to Wear for SCTC 2018 - FESTIVAL & COMPETITION

What to Wear for SCTC 2018 - FESTIVAL & COMPETITION

January 29, 2018

SCTC 2018 milonga themes and suggestions for our competitors. ALSO...there will be a PRIZE FOR THE BEST DRESSED COUPLE of each night. (Don't have ideas, yet? Check out our vendors in the link.)

Lovely people, let the clothes-shopping adventures begin!

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January 15, 2018
SCTC 2018 - Competition Updates (categories, training, and prizes)

SCTC 2018 - Competition Updates (categories, training, and prizes)

January 15, 2018

SCTC now has over 75 competitors representing 25 different cities, 9 states in the USA, and 3 different countries!!! ...and we haven't forgotten about the sneaky/shy ones that register last minute. ;)

Those without a partner, please write us a message or sign-up for the JACK & JILL competition which doesn't require a partner. Those still on the fence, please read up on our training information, prizes, and registration info. Details in the link!

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January 03, 2018
Vanesa Villalba & Facundo Piñero - MAESTRO REVIEW

Vanesa Villalba & Facundo Piñero - MAESTRO REVIEW

January 03, 2018

SCTC 2018 announces their third master couple - Vanesa Villalba & Facundo Piñero!

The masters are making their debut in USA and Los Angeles...but first, what is the hype surrounding them and why are they in such high demand all around the world?

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December 20, 2017
Pelando Variacíon 2017 in Buenos Aires - RESULTS & VIDEOS

Pelando Variacíon 2017 in Buenos Aires - RESULTS & VIDEOS

December 20, 2017

The 3rd Annual Pelando Variacíon 2017 has just finished in Buenos Aires, Argentina!

28 competing couples total, 15 semi-finalists, 10 finalists, and 1 grand prize winner. It keeps getting bigger and better every year.

Read on for the breakdown (and video recap) of this year's exciting PV event...

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December 05, 2017
2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 2 - How to Learn From Your Tango Teacher

2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 2 - How to Learn From Your Tango Teacher

December 05, 2017

So you've figured out what categories you want to compete in, but now have to make the most out of your tango lessons.

Here are the secrets to learning the secrets...

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November 29, 2017
Alejandra Mantinan & Danilo Maddelena - MAESTRO REVIEW

Alejandra Mantinan & Danilo Maddelena - MAESTRO REVIEW

November 29, 2017

SCTC 2018 announces their second master couple - Alejandra Mantiñan and Danilo Maddelena.

One of the most iconic women in tango and her Italian superstar partner!

WHO ARE THEY?

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