Thursday, 5 till Monday, 9 May 2016
The Beirut International Tango Festival (BITF) is back again with an exciting and explosive 8th edition that will have a pure Argentinian Tango flavor.
Held under the Patronage of the Ministry of Tourism, the 8th edition will attract world-renowned tango maestros, artists and teachers. BITF is honored to welcome, for the first time in the Middle East, Sebastian Arce and Mariana Montes, along with Neri Piliu and Yanina Quinones, who will set the dance floor on fire with their amazing skills and talents! Dancers and enthusiasts from all over the globe will attend to enjoy an out-of-this-world experience.
Be part of this magical celebration of tango culture, and join us on May 5-8, 2016 to grab this opportunity to truly take your passion to the next level, while brushing up on new and intricate dance moves with classes and fun milongas, where feet will glide, shows will blow minds, and music will play on until sunrise.
Launched in 2009 by Mazen Kiwan and a passionate team, BITF is the Middle East’s first and foremost tango festival. With its 7 previous editions that have achieved great success, BITF is placing Beirut firmly on the international tango scene as a global tango destination, alongside cities like Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Athens, Rome and Paris.
The stellar line-up for this year includes a series of world-class tango events, including workshops and milongas that will feature the two legendary dance couple, Sebastian Arce and Mariana Montes and Neri Piliu and Yanina Quinones, to celebrate the liberating, emotional and elegant art of tango:
>>> Workshops, Milongas and Shows: May 5,6,7and 8
BITF 2016 will also attract the greatest tango DJs whose names will be announced very soon.
Registration and hotel booking information will be provided shortly.
Looking forward to meeting our friends and to making new ones…