Friday, May 13, 2016

The Untold Story of the 'Gay' Tango

Written by Shane Smith, Editor, Stonewall Gazette


A few years ago ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" contestant Nyle DiMarco and pro-dancer Keo Motsepe danced the Tango together. Having a same-sex couple perform the famed Argentine dance on the program created some controversy. In fact, many viewers found it shocking.

In the short documentary below by actor/host/producer, Charlie David, the Argentine Tango has a seldom spoken of queer origin.

You can follow Charlie David on Twitter.

Watch: The Untold Story of the 'Gay' Tango (2 to Tango)




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