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.

June Series (6/12 - 6/26 2012):
Progressive series with Leslie Gordon
Everyone will learn to lead and follow.

7:00-8:00  Fundamentals- Close Embrace 101:

 Why do we love close embrace? The pleasures and the pitfalls. Gain the confidence to have fun with close embrace. This series is ideal for new dancers, or experienced dancers  working on fundamentals.

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 othe tango basics.

8:00-9:00  Intermediate+ - Slightly Off-Axis: Colgadas (hangs)-

Moving off-axis is a great way to add suspensions and flavor to your social dancing. Learn what you need to provide as a lead and a follow, and how to have fun with it..


What is my dance level?

 **Next series starts July 3

    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:      series (3 classes)- $24  ; students $18  
               drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $10; students $8 
               drop-in after 9- $3; students $2  

            ** Always free after 10 pm **


             6/5           No event. Hall is being used as a polling station
             6/12         New series starts: Rhythm and Off-Axis   DJ: 
             6/19        DJ:  Emily Pierce
             6/26        DJ:  Chris Frey
             7/3           New series starts: Summer Intensivo  DJ:  Leslie
             7/10         DJ: