Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto

We are in a new location

Congregation Etz Chayim (in the balllroom)

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

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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.

August Series (8/6 - 8/27 2019): Crossing
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- The Cross and Crossed System: 

Introduction to the cross and crossed system. Learn to play with the feet, and never be on the wrong foot again. 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 the Cross:

Explore the richness of the cross, and take it to the next level. Follows learn to liberate your free leg, leads learn to play with it. We will cross high and low, playing with the free leg direction. Key techniques for both leads and follows..

What is my dance level?

**September Series starts 9/3/19   Topics: TBA


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

Cost:   August series (4 classes)- $40 ; students $32            
drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $12; students $10                                                                                           
                drop-in after 9- $5; students $3  

            ** Always free after 10 pm **


       7/2         New Series starts:  Turns and Spins




       8/6         New Series starts: The Cross 


       9/3         New Series starts: TBA 
      9/10       Special workshop with Luciana Valle