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.

February Series (2/2 - 2/23 2016):  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-  Intro to Close Embrace:

What's so special about close embrace, and why do all the tango dancers love it? Get comfortable with the basics, and start 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+ -  Turns in Close Embrace:

How do they really work? Learn how to connect  and support your partners. Understand your axis, and how simple turns can transition into spins.

What is my dance level?

**March Series starts 3/1/16   Topics: Ochos y Sacadas


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:     February 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 **


             1/19          DJ:                1/26          DJ:

             2/2            New Series starts: TBA    DJ:

             2/9            DJ:               2/16          DJ: 

             2/23          DJ:

             3/1            New Series starts: TBA

             3/8            DJ:

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