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.

January Series (1/9 - 1/30 2018):  Close Embrace
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-  Close Embrace 101

What's the difference with close embrace, why do all the dancers love it? We will get you comfortable with walking and ochos, and having fun in close. 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+ -  Learning to Love Close Embrace:

We will polish your techniques for connection, axis, and changing embrace and distance. We will work on an entire group of moves that are best in close. Techniques for both leads and follows.

What is my dance level?

**February Series starts 2/6/18
   Topics: TBA   


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:    January 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 **


            12/12       Hoilday Milonga          

            12/19      No Event- Holiday Break          

            12/26      No Event- Holiday Break          

            1/2/18      No Event- Holiday Break          

            1/9/18      New Series starts: Close Embrace        




      2/6         New Series starts: TBA