Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto

TNTango is BACK!!

To keep everyone as safe as possible, we will require proof of vaccination. Either bring your card, or send a picture of your vaccination card to leslie@tntango.com, and we will add you to the list. Starting Oct 25, masks are optional.

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.

April Series (4/4 - 4/25 2023): Close Embrace

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- Dancing Close Embrace

What’s different with close, and why do all the tango dancers love it? We will get you comfortable with walking and ochos, and having fun in close embrace. 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+ - Mastering Close Embrace:

We will polish techniques for connection, axis and changing embrace. We will work on an entire group of moves that are best in close. Techniques for both leads and follows.

What is my dance level?

May Series starts 5/2/23    Topics: Beyond The Beat- Connecting with the Music


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:     April series (4 classes)- $40 ; students $32

  drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $12; students $10                                                                                          

                drop-in after 9- $5; students $3  

                ** Always free after 10 pm **


1/3            New Series starts Ochos and Sweeps  

1/10          Special guest DJ: Yukihito Kubota




2/7           New Series starts Turns

2/14         Valentine Milonga



3/7           New Series starts  Playing with the Feet

3/14         Science Milonga



4/4           New Series starts Close Embrace




5/2           New Series starts  Beyond the Beat


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