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 (1/7 - 1/28 2020): Playing with the Music

**NO EVENTS 12/17/19, 12/24/19 and 12/31/19**

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- Playing with Rhythms: 

Learn to use rhythm, phrasing and musicality to inspire your dancing. Play with the different rhythms: tango, vals and milonga. Helpful techniques for all other dances. 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 Music:

Do you tend to repeat the same movements no matter what the music? Does milonga make you uncomfortable? Learn to connect to the music to inspire your dancing and your partners. key techniques for both leads and follows.

What is my dance level?

**February Series starts 2/4/20   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:   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 **


         New Series starts:  Ochos

       11/5         New Series starts: Turns!! 

     11/26          **NO EVENT**

      12/10       Final Event of 2019; Holiday MIlonga        
            12/17       No Event  

     12/24       No Event

     12/31       No Event

     1/7/20      New Series starts: Playing with the Music



   2/4           New Series starts: TBA