Tango weekend 2024 with Gustavo Russo and Florencia Lucano

In Frankfurt from 12.04. to 14.04.24

Friday, 04/12/24 Workshop 1 “Flexibility of the Embrace”

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

After the first workshop, the Milonga Colorida will take place on

Friday, 04/12/2024 at 8.30 p.m. in the dance school Diereck Dross.

DJ is Jonas Maria Joma from Cologne!!!

Hanauer Landstrasse 155-157 (in the courtyard)

60314 Frankfurt am Main

Saturday, the 13.04.24 Workshop 2 “Sacadas” 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Saturday, 04/13/2024 Workshop 3 “Giros” 2:45 pm – 4:15 pm

Saturday, 04/13/2024 Workshop 4 „Technica for Leaders” “Technica for the Followers” 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

In the evening the milonga will take place on Saturday, 04/13/2024 at 8 p.m. in the Academia de Tango. Sonnemannstrasse 5, 60314 Frankfurt am Main. Djane is Karin Betz!!!

Sunday, 04/14/2024 Workshop 5 “Milonga”12: 00 pm – 13:30 pm

Sunday, 04/14/2024 Workshop 6 „Boleos” 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm


Fullpass offer 3 days 170 Euro

Fullpass offer 3 days early bird (receipt of registration until 03/14/2024 ) 150 Euro

1 workshop per person 30 euros

3 workshops per person 85 euros (per WS 28 €)

6 workshops per person 150 Euro (per WS 25 €)

Fullpass (6 WS + 2 Milonga) 170 €

Milonga Pass (2 Milongas) 22 €

Student discount: 10%

Admission to Milonga at the box office 13 € each

The workshops can be taken in a package or individually. The lessons will be held in English language. 

Location of the workshops 1- 4: Dance school Diereck Dross

Hanauer Landstrasse 155-157 in the courtyard

60314 Frankfurt am Main

Location of the workshops 5 + 6: Academia de Tango

Sonnemannstrasse 5

60314 Frankfurt am Main

Location of the Milonga: Milonga Colorida on Friday

Dance school Diereck Dross Hanauer Landstrasse 155-157 in the courtyard 60314 Frankfurt am Main

Milonga on Saturday

Academia de Tango Sonnemannstrasse 5/60314 Frankfurt am Main

Registrations and contact – also private lessons – please send an email to:

Organiser Gaby Vorderbrück Tavares


We kindly ask you to transfer the amount to the

Account Consorsbank DE84 7603 0080 0260 7163 54 or via Paypal.

Only after receipt of the amount is the registration valid. Price depends on the date and time of receipt of the email.

Cancellation conditions:

See terms and conditions

Dj descriptions:

Maria Jonas is a very well-known and popular DJ. He is authentic, intense, passionate, pure, unique! Jonas Maria cannot be described in one sentence. His milongas have a special fun factor. He is engaged at tango events throughout Europe.

Karin Betz is also famous DJ throughout Europe, Argentina, Korea and China. Her tandas tell stories. She never follows a playlist, seeks dialogue with the dancers and creates an emotional cheerful atmosphere.

Workshop descriptions

Friday, 04/12/2024 Workshop 1 “Flexibility of the Embrace”

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

In this course, the two will work with you on different sequences that require a flexible hug. This will help you in the realisation of more complex movements. You learn the connection in the embrace at the same time with flexibility and freedom of movement.

Saturday, 04/13/2024 Workshop 2 “Sacadas”

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Gustavo and Florencia show you the Sacadas in the closed dance posture, so that you can also dance them in every salon. You will learn elegant sacadas for combinations in different directions. You will love it!

Saturday, 04/13/2024 Workshop 3 „Giros” 2:45 pm – 4:15 pm

The twists in tango are the element in which the movements of man and woman. Most strongly lead to a common sense of dance. Gustavo and Florencia show you the technical basics. 

Saturday, the 13.04.2024 Workshop 4 “Technique for Leaders” “Technique for the followers“ separated 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Dancing elegantly and beautifully. Elegant legs and feet – a precise running technique improved not only elegance but also the balance. Gustavo and Florencia teach technique each for leaders and followers in separate lessons. Here you can also register without a partner!

Sunday, 04/14/2024 Workshop 5 „Milonga” 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Gustavo and Florencia show you small rhythmic unusual, but very danceable figures for the milonga. On the basis of a sequence, you will learn different points of the Tango technique that you can apply in every moment of your danceWe would also like to increase your dance enjoyment on full milongas. This necessarily includes a “tools” for music interpretation in a confined space, an intimate connection in the embrace without tension, especially with different proportions, a good technique in balance and posture, orientation in movements.

Sunday, 04/14/2024 Workshop 6 „Boleos” 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Learn to lead or follow different types of Boleos. Gustavo and Flor give instructions for fast, slow, raised or ground-guided movements.

You will not always be able to implement everything from the workshops perfectly immediately. Our Master Gustavo, it is important that the students are not overloaded, but he pays special attention to the fact that you take the learned sequence with you and you practising different points of technique, the embrace and the tango dance mark you can. At the end of each workshop, we recommend a video of the sequence, Gustavo and Florencia are dancing to record.

Gustavo Russo

Started in 1988 as a professional dancer in the show “Tango-Tango” by J.C.Copes. 1992 he belonged to the original cast of the show “Tango Pasión”, where until 1999 he was the star of the Show. Since 2000 he has been travelling with the Shows “Tango Seduction” and “Tango Revolution”, whose director and choreographer he is –  one of the most important theatres in the world. Currently, he is not only on tour with his shows, but also travels around the world to perform at festivals, to give master classes and with his partner Florencia Lucano to perform.

Florencia Lucano

Was a member of the municipal tango ballet and one of the main dancers in the show”Tangos más Tangos” of the Argendanza Ballet. Since 2019, she has been working again and again as a production assistant, teacher and guest dancer at the “International Tango Summit” in Los Angeles, USA, invited. Today she plays the leading role in the tango show together with Gustavo Russo “Notables” in which she not only dances, but also as a choreographer and production assistant is working.

Terms and conditions:

In the event that the dancers cannot come, e.g. if the flight is cancelled, or in case of illness or injury, program changes are at any time possible. We are trying to get a replacement or a refund will be granted.

The cancellation of the tickets by the participants is possible at any time. If the cancellation is made up to 5 days before the start of the event, the price will be refunded. If the cancellation is made less than 5 days before the start of the event, the price will be refunded. In this case, the organiser retains a 25% administrative fee. Picture and sound recordings will be made at the event.

At the event, image and sound recordings will be made. By attending the event, the participant/visitor gives his/her consent. If a participant/visitor to the event does not agree with this, she/he shows it to the organiser before the start of the event so that he/her right to your own image can be protected.

Drinks are sold at the Diereck Dross dance school. Please do not bring your own drinks. (Also during the workshops) Thank you!