Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto

First Baptist Church (in the Fellowship Hall)

305 N California Ave (X Bryant)
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.

July Series (7/1-7/29 2014):  Ochos and Ganchos
Progressive series with Leslie Gordon
Everyone will learn to lead and follow.

7:00-8:00  Fundamentals-  Ochos and Turns I:

These are the two main building blocks in tango. We'll have you moving back and forth seamlessly, and creating your own patterns. This series is ideal for new dancers (bring your friends), 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+ - Playing with Ganchos:

Start playing between your partner's legs. These are fun flashy kicks, that also work well in social dancing. We will learn ganchos for both leads and follows

What is my dance level?

Canada Day Special-  Bring a friend to try out tango for FREE. Any new person is eligible. 7/1/14 only, regular prices for the rest of the month.

*** July 1 Canada Freelonga FreeLonga***

**August Series starts 8/5/14    Topics: Ochos and Turns II and Ganchos II


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:     July series (5 classes)- $40 ; students $30    
                drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $10; students $8
                drop-in after 9- $3; students $2  

            ** Always free after 10 pm **


             6/10          DJ:

             6/17          DJ:  
             6/24          DJ:  Kiyomi

New Series starts:  Ochos and Ganchos I    
                              Canada Day Special- First Class is FREE: try out tango, or bring a friend to try out tango!!
                              Canada Day Freelonga   

             7/8            DJ:
             7/15          DJ: 

             7/22          DJ: 
             7/29          DJ: 
New Series starts:  Ochos and Ganchos II  
DJ:  Leslie

             8/12          DJ: