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.

May Series (5/7-5/28 2013): Close Embrace
Progressive series with Leslie Gordon
Everyone will learn to lead and follow.
  

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

One of the differemces between argentine tango and other partner dances is the option of dancing in a very close embrace. It's a lot of fun, but can be intimidating at first. We will get you comfortable with the basics in close embrace. Everything that you need to know to get you having fun with any partner. 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+ - Mastering Close Embrace: The Pleasures and the Perils-

So you dance close embrace, but somehow it doesn't feel as amazing as other dancers say it does? We review the common problems, and learn some of the great moves only possible in close..

What is my dance level?

 

Special Event May 14- Beyond the Beat: A Musician's Unfair Advantage Explained

 

**Next series starts June 4

    Topics:       TBA**

 

Milonga/Practica:     

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 (4 classes)- $32 ; students $24 
               drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $10; students $8
               drop-in after 9- $3; students $2  

            ** Always free after 10 pm **

Events:        

             5/7            New Series starts: Close Embrace     DJ: Leslie
 
             5/14          Special Event: Beyond the Beat- A Musician's Unfair Advantage Explained   DJ: Leslie
   
            5/21          DJ:     
 
            5/28          DJ: 
 
             6/4            New Series starts: TBA       DJ:  
 
             6/11         DJ: