A preamble to a passionate love story: Argentine tango


Orlando Paiva Jr., a professional Argentine tango dancer and instructor, and his partner, Laura Tate, editor of The Malibu Times, perform at a milonga (tango social dance) in Santa Monica. Paiva and Tate are producing the three-day Argentine tango festival, Tango Masquerade, taking place Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at the Marriott Burbank Hotel and Convention Center. Photo by Ilya Tsiperfal