Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto

ALERT!!
We are moving to a new location. The City of Palo Alto is requiring all tenants of the First Baptist Church to move.
9/19we will be at our new location Etz Chayim. There will be a practica/milonga from 9-11. Our schedule is back to normal!!!

Congregation Etz Chayim (in the balllroom)

4161 Alma Street (near San Antonio)
Palo Alto, CA

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Directions


Argentine Tango

Argentine Tango was born in the late 1800's in Buenos Aires, and has been changing and evolving ever since. It is a beautiful dance form that provides endless opportunity for improvisation and playfulness.

September Series (9/5 - 9/26 2017):  Ochos and Wraps
Progressive series with Leslie Gordon
Everyone will learn to lead and follow.
No need to bring partners, we switch regularly.
  

7:00-8:00  Fundamentals-  Alll About Ochos

These crossing steps are tango signatures and the basis of most intermediate and advanced moves. We will introduce the movement and cover various entrances and exits. This series is ideal for new dancers, or experienced dancers working on fundamentals, or the other role.

8:00-9:00  Fundamentals- Practica

Stay for the practice led by some of the advanced students. We will review the material from the first class, and other tango basics.

8:00-9:00  Intermediate+ -  Mastering Wraps:

Use beautiful and fun leg wraps to play with and between your partner's legs.  Entrances an variations. Develop techniques for both leads and follows.


What is my dance level?


**October Series starts 10/3/17
   Topics: TBA    




Milonga/Practica:      

9:00-11:00   -get your fix of alternative and classical msic
                       -various DJ's
                       -large wooden floor to try your biggest
                         and wildest moves!

Cost:    September series (4 classes)- $44 ; students $3          
               
*Includes workshop with Luciana 9/12 
                
drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $12; students $10 
                drop-in Luciana Valle workshop 9/12 - $25; students $20  ($20/$15 for registration by 9/10)
                drop-in after 9- $5; students $3  

            ** Always free after 10 pm **

Events:          

            8/22        
Little House Menlo Park
- classes from 7-9 as normal, but no practica afterward
 
  

            8/29         Update for 8/29/17- classes from 7-9 at First Baptist Church; no practica afterwards

            9/5           New Series starts: Ochos and Wraps 
                                classes from 7-9 at First Baptist Church; no practica
afterward
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workshop from 7:30-9 at First Baptist Church; no practica afterwards

            9/19           First evening in our new location: Congregation Etz Chayim with practica/milonga

            9/25            

            10/3