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.

November- December Series (11/1 - 12/13 2011):
                ** No Events 11/8, 12/20 and 12/27 **

Progressive series with Leslie Gordon
Everyone will learn to lead and follow.

7:00-8:00  Fundamentals Intensivo- Playing With The Feet:

Changing feet, and adding adornments are all ways to flirt with your feet in tango.. We'll be learning that standard patterns, and creating your own personal ones. 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+ - Ganchos

These are the fancy kicks that you've seen in the tango shows. Learn to do them on the social dance floor to impress  and intimidate. We will cover ganchos for both follows and leads.

What is my dance level?

**Next series starts January 3

    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)- $48  ; students $36  
               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:  

             11/1         Freelonga De los Muertos  New series starts: Feet and Ganchos  DJ: Leslie

             11/8        No Event: Location is used as a polling station
 
             11/15      DJ: Leslie
 
             11/22      DJ: Emily Pierce

             11/29      DJ: Leslie

             12/ 6       DJ:

             12/13      DJ:
 
             12/20      No Event- Christmas Break
 
             12/27      No Event- Christmas Break
 
             1/3/12      New series starts