CT Tango Ensemble and Murat Elmadigli & Elif Burcu Celik from Istanbul @ iKhaya Lodge

Another evening not to be missed!

Premilonga Workshop 7:15 – 8:30 pm
R150 (Lesson and milonga included)

8:30 – midnight
R60 for milonga only
(please arrive 8:30pm)

LIVE MUSIC by the CT Tango Ensemble
21:00 till late

Performance by Murat Elmadagli and Elif Burcu Celik – Tango teachers from Istanbul

To book your table please call 0214618880
Light menu & cash bar available
And as usual we would like you to come even if you do not dance the Tango.
Remember there will be plenty to see and to hear…!

We hope to see you there!
And, please bring a few friends.

Find DIRECTIONS and MAP to  iKhaya Lodge on FACEBOOK HERE.

Murat Elmadagli and Elif Burcu Celik

Murat Elmadagli and Elif Burcu Celik


He graduated from Boğaziçi University, Civil Engineering Faculty which is one of the best universities in Turkey. He started tango with his first teacher Çetin Cengiz and then he has been his assistant for one year. He worked both with Turkish and Argentinian maestros such as Gustavo Naveira, Fabian Salas, Chicho Mariano Frumboli, Sebastian Arce, Julio Balmeceda, Javier Rodriguez, Esteban Moreno, Ezequiel Farfaro, Roberto Herera, Damian Rosentahl, Evren Sayın to improve his creativeness, technic, artistic skill and teaching ability. After he had a long trip to Buenos Aires and examine the tango schools over there, with his collueges he had the foundation of istanbulTANGO. He believes that there is no such one true in Tango dancing and as a teacher he tries to find each person’s own true. He is also the orginiser of the biggest festival in Turkey TanGO TO İstanbul and partner orginiser of Summer Tango Fest Bodrum. He also participated the Turkey Championship of TDSF (Turkish Dance and Sport Federation, the only and valid tournament in Turkey) in 2009 and between 66 couples, they got the champion. In 2012 his student and later asistant teacher become champion which shows his passion for teaching. Apart from performing and teaching, he is also a very well known Tango DJ, he is DJ’ing in most of the big events and festivals in Turkey and Europe. He is now working with Elif Burcu Çelik as his tango partner…


She graduated from faculty of law. From her early ages, she is interested in theater. At the high school, she performed in various festivals with several plays. She started tango with İrfan Yüksel. After that she built the base of her dance while she was working with Murat Elmadağlı, Eşref Tekinalp, Zeynep Yalçınkaya, Öznem Kılınçkını and Vanessa Gauch Arabacıoğlu. She also worked with several maestros such as Javier Rodriguez & Virginia Pandolfi, Ezequiel Paludi & Geraldin Rojas,Esteban Moreno & Claudia Codega, Carlitos Espinoza & Noelia Hurtado, Ezequiel Farfaro & Lucia Mazer and Diego Riemer & Belen Giacello. Nowadays she continues her works with her tango partner, Murat Elmadağlı..

Please visit their web site for detailed information www.muratyelif.com

Murat Elmadagli and Elif Burcu Celik

Murat Elmadagli and Elif Burcu Celik