San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
5th Annual Tango on a Summer's Eve
6:15 Appetizers and Wine in the Botanical Gardens
7:15 Adjourn to the Mojica Music Salon
Classical Roots of Tango
Mariano Dugatkin, bandoneon
Roger Wright, piano
Cuarteto de Los Angeles
Alan Busteed, violin Manoela Wunder, violin
Stefan Smith, viola Leah Metzler, cello
8:30 Return to the Gardens for Dessert and Coffees
Stay to Enjoy the
'After Concert Milonga'
Dancing in the Moonlit Gardens to
Mariano Dugatkinand the Tinto Tango Quartet
When & Where
La Señora Research Institute
La Señora reconnects our community to its history via interactive, historically accurate educational programs to intrigue all age and demographic groups; we have significant outreach to low income and minority communities. Our resources entice the diverse historical community into collaborative endeavors.
The site's anthropological layers unearth changes each Era brought to one small Mexican Rancho. In the early 19th Century our focus narrows to an artistic and social mecca -- a single Hacienda built on former Rancho land -- the residence of a series of "Old Hollywood" Legends; designed by John Byers, built in the 1920s by one of Edison’s Three Tenors - Jose Mojica’s Music Salon is the site of our chamber music; the 1930-40's brought the Hacienda Anita Loos's eclectic Santa Monica Canyon Salons; then Lyle Wheeler (David Selznick's Art Director) made the hacienda his home. The over 600 films produced by these three former residents are screened in our 50-seat theater.