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 (11/13 - 12/18 2012): Getting Close
Progressive series with Leslie Gordon
Everyone will learn to lead and follow.

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

What’s close embrace all about and why do people love it: the pleasures and the pitfalls. 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+ - Dancing Sacadas-

Explore the spaces between your partner’s feet, and truly integrate sacadas for both leads and follows into your dancing. We’ll look at sacadas in open and close embrace and what follows can do to encourage them.

What is my dance level?


**No Events 11/6, 12/25 and 1/8**

 **Next series starts January 8

    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 (6 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 **


             11/6           No Event- Hall is used as a polling station 

             11/13         New series starts: Getting Close
             11/20         DJ:  
             11/27         DJ:
             12/4           DJ: 
             12/11         DJ: 
             12/18         Christmas Party 
             12/25         No Event
             1/1             No Event
             1/8             New Series starts: TBA