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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November 20, 2017
2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 1 - How to Dance Each Category

2018 SoCal Tango Competition Guide: PART 1 - How to Dance Each Category

November 21, 2017

A quick rundown of our competition categories for SCTC 2018 (and how to dance them). We've provided some fun tips to help you prepare and make your best impression.

Let the fun begin!

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November 14, 2017
Community VIP Sponsorships (& Early Table Reservations)

Community VIP Sponsorships (& Early Table Reservations)

November 14, 2017

Important message for potential community sponsors (and those wanting table reservations). Many special perks offered. (Milonga passes, early table reservations, wine, signed CD by Sexteto Milonguero, and more!) This offer expires Dec 31st, and table reservations are released to the community starting from Jan 1st.

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November 07, 2017
SCTC 2018 Competition Season Is STARTING!

SCTC 2018 Competition Season Is STARTING!

November 07, 2017 1 Comment

Get ready for the adrenaline rush! It was just 9 months ago when over 100 brave competitors bared their souls out on the dance floor at SCTC 2017. We all had fun and some even went home with fancy prizes.

Here's why you should be excited for the SCTC 2018 competition season: 

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