In Transit Detroit ~ Tango Detroit Fusion

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 7pm - 11pm
The Garden Theater

This event occurs in the America/Detroit time zone.


In Transit Detroit ~ Tango Detroit Fusion

On Thursday, May 25th, we will spotlight Argentina with
In Transit Detroit ~ Tango Detroit Fusion.

Come enjoy music, dancing, art & cuisine!

We are committed to providing a public platform that supports the best local international performers, both established and emerging artists, in a respectful, comfortable, safe, family atmosphere. Through this we build friendship and a culturally inclusive community that encourages social awareness, education, and dedication to fairness, honor, and equality.

It's all set in the spirit and celebration of our diverse Detroit and how we can shine a light on inclusion through the performing arts.

Doors at 7pm
Concert starts at 8pm
Show runs to approximately 11pm

We are having free tango classes provided by James Valentino of City Style Tango Dance Studio at 7:15!

Rhythm Section:
Sean Blackman (g)
Steve Caldwell (g)
James Simonson (b)
Larry Fratangelo (perc.)
Jason Gaddis (d)

Featured performers:
Gabe Bolkosky (violin)
David Passalaqua (accordion)
Bob Mervak (piano)
Mariana Risquez (vocals)
Harry Hovakimian (violin)

DJ Randy of Detroit Tango Project

James Valentino - Co-Producer
& Marina Pleshivenkova of...
City Style Tango Dance Studio

Daniel Moreno
& Amanda Accica of...
Argentine Tango Detroit

Guillermo Moreno
& Mae Armeni of...
Birmingham Tango

Eduardo Villalba

Visual Artists:
Glen Christopher Spice
Armando Madrazo

International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
Global Detroit

Dancefloor supported by
Flower arrangements by Blumz... by JRDesigns, Floral and Event Professionals
Piano provided by The Piano Place
Thanks to WDET 101.9FM & 89.3 WHFR.FM for their Support!

Tickets and info available at
Advance Prices: ! tables - $30 per person | General Admission – $20
Door Prices: VIP tables - $35 per person | General Admission – $25

Each month you can enjoy the delicious ethnic-inspired vegan cuisine catered by the pop-up restaurant, The Clean Plate (of Macomb Township).

PARKING: structure entrance on Alexandrine just west of Woodward

For questions or to reserve groups of VIP table seats, please contact

Special thanks to our amazing supporters The Garden Theater, The Clean Plate, NextWave Media Lab, Dance Meditation Technique ( for running the dancefloor, EVVA, Global Detroit, Rocket Printing, Tequila Cabresto, Adaptt, Puente Cultural Integration, Trees & Co. By Alpine Arbor Care, Shades Optical, Dolce Moda & Martinez Enterprises / Executive Transportation!