History of Patras Tango Academia


05/2006

Inauguration of Patras Tango Academia.


09/2006

Opening of Patras Tango Academia.


04/2007

Concert and Special Musicality Seminar with the famous Tango Group from Argentina Tango Nuevo "Narcotango", at the Pantheon Theatre, sold out.

Dance: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

Under the auspices of the Argentine Embassy.


05/2008

Music & Dance Performance with the Orquesta Tipica "Fervor de Buenos Aires" from Argentina ( First time performance in Greece by an Orquesta Tipica at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras (sold out).

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

Dance: V.Ntoukas - E.Filippou & the Dance Team of Patras Tango Academia.

Under the auspices of the Argentine Embassy.


02/2009

Music & Dance Performance "With A Tango . . . from Carlos Gardel up to Astor Piazzolla" with the multinational Tango Orquesta from Italy "Ensemble Hyperion" at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras (sold out).

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

Dance: V.Ntoukas - E.Filippou & the Dance Team of Patras Tango Academia.

Under the auspices of the Argentine Embassy.


03/2009-06/2015

Radio Broadcast "Tango Querido" with Eirini Filippou every Sunday 22:00-23:00 in the famous Radio Station MAX Fm.


06/2009

1st Student's Performance of Patras Tango Academia, "Tango Querido".

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


12/2009

Seminars and Dance Performance by the teacher of teachers Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz.


03/2010

Music & Dance Performance "Tango . . . Amor y Libertad" with the multinational Orquesta from Italy "Ensemble Hyperion" & the world acclaimed, famous Argentine Soloist of the Harmonica Franco Luciani, at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras (sold out).

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

Dance: V.Ntoukas - E.Filippou & the Dance Team of Patras Tango Academia.

Under the auspices of the Argentine Embassy & the Uruguayan Embassy.


06/2010

2nd Student's Performance of Patras Tango Academia "Solo Tango", at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras.

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


11/2010

Seminars and Dance Performance by the teacher of teachers Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz.


02/2011

Music & Dance Performance "Cristina canta el Tango", with the famous singer of Gotan Project, Cristina Vilallonga, with the bandoneon soloists Christian Gerber , Marisa Mercade and the multinational Orquesta from Italy "Ensemble Hyperion" at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras (sold out).

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

Dance: V.Ntoukas - E.Filippou & the Dance Team of Patras Tango Academia.

Under the auspices of the Argentine Embassy & the Uruguayan Embassy.


07/2011

3rd Student's Performance Patras Tango Academia "Tango Nuestro", at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras.

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


06/2012

4th Student's Performance-Dancetheater of Patras Tango Academia "Tango Nostalgia", at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras.

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


11/2012

Patras Tango Academia inaugurated a very important collaboration with Tango's Exquisite Choreographer, and Professor Leonardo Cuello.

Leonardo Cuello, is the main Professor at the Tango Department of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Buenos Aires in recent years, in addition to teaching the dance to the best dancers in Buenos Aires, is the one who has brought art into the Tango through the performances with his dancing groups "La Compania de Leonardo Cuello" and "Universitario National de Arte - UNA Tango". He is also the Tango choreographer at "Ballet Folklorico Nacional De Argentina", and in the film "El ultimo Tango-Our Last Tango".

As a dancer he participated in major performances and feature films (Tango- Carlos Saura) and has received many great awards.

His visits and training sessions followed in February 2013, November 2013, February 2014 & October 2014.


04/2013

Dance theater "Cine y Tango", with the most famous soloist of Bandoneon & Accordion, Mario Stefano Pietrodarchi along with the Camerata Orquesta di Firenze, at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras (sold out).

Concept, General Direction & Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

Dance: V.Ntoukas - E.Filippou & the Dance Team of Patras Tango Academia.


07/2013

5th Student's Performance - Dance Theater of Patras Tango Academia "Barrio Tango", at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras.

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


07/2014

6th Student's Performance - Dance Theater of Patras Tango Academia "Flores del Alma", at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras.

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


05/2015

Dance theater "Tangosuenos" at the theater "Epikentro++", with Fabian Salas - Lola Diaz, Vassilis Ntoukas – Eirini Filippou and the Dance Team of Patras Tango Academia.

Concept, General Direction & Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.

2 Performances – sold out.


07/2015

7th Student's Performance - Dance Theater of Patras Tango Academia "Tango Nueve", at the Conference & Cultural Center of the University of Patras.

Choreography: Vassilis Ntoukas - Eirini Filippou.


2016

End of Patras Tango Academia, moving to Athens, Inauguration of "Peiraias Tango".