Javier R’s 2019 classes

Well-loved tango teacher Javier Rochwarger returns!   He will teach a variety of workshops and classes this year, his 17th in Portland.  Registration form (with PayPal option) here.

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As always, Javier will be available for his highly sought-after private classes for one or two people–click here to see his schedule.

Don’t know Javier?  Click here to learn about him!




  • Saturday, March 30: The Next Step, a three-hour intensive class for those who have taken a beginner series/bootcamp (even if you may have let it slip). Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. Portland, $40.  Help us decide what time of day by taking the 1-minute survey:
  • Sunday, March 31: Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. Portland, $25/class; $45 both if registered/paid by March 24; $30/class and $50/both afterward
    • 1:00-2:30 Milonga
    • 3:00 -4:30 Vals
  • 4 Wednesdays in April: All-levels technique series, 6:15-7:30 (before practica), Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. Portland, $25/class, $80 for all if registered/paid by March 24; $30/class and $95/all 4 after that date.  Note: early start time to make sure that everyone gets personal attention!
  • 4 Thursdays in April: Small group semiprivate series for very experienced / advanced dancers. Max of 8 dancers each, lead/follower balanced. One session 6:30 to 7:45 and one from 8:00 -9:15.  Admission at Javier’s discretion to keep consistency in level of teaching.  $120/all 4 classes; $35 drop-in (by prior arrangement only)

FMI: tangoawaits@gmail.com.