Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto


We will be closed due to the corona virus for at least 3/17 through 3/31. We will post here when we will be opening again. Stay safe and healthy, and we will be dancing again soon!! The series classes will continue where we left off when we open again.

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.

March Series (3/3 - 3/31 2020): Turns

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- Turns!: 

Introduction to all the basic turns in tango. Learn to easily move around the dance floor, transitioning between walking and turns. 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+ - Changing Axes in Turns:

How does the turn axis move between lead and follow? How do you transition smoothly between turns and other moves? Critical technique for both leads and follows

What is my dance level?

**April Series starts 4/7/20   Topics: continuing March series


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:   March series (5 classes)- $50 ; students $40                                                                                                                                                                                          drop-in after 9- $5; students $3  

                ** Always free after 10 pm **


   2/4           New Series starts: Ochos and Combos

      2/11        Special Workshop with Brigitta Winkler  7:30-9      


   3/3           New Series starts: Turns

            3/17         Closed. No event due to corona virus.

Closed. No event due to corona virus.

Closed. No event due to corona virus.

   4/7          Check for updates for reopening date

   4/14        Check for updates for reopening date



   5/5           New Series starts: TBA