Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto


We are in a new location

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.

July Series (7/2 - 7/30 2019): Turns and Spins

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- All About Turns: 

Introduction to all the basic turns in tango..How to move smoothly between turns, walking and ochos. 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+ - From Spirals to Spins:

How do you use your core and spirals to both lead turns and receive them? How do you turbo charge single axis turns to make them effortless and amazing? Key techniques for both leads and follows..

What is my dance level?

**August Series starts 8/6/19   Topics: The Cross


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:   July series (5 classes)- $50 ; students $40            

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

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

            ** Always free after 10 pm **


            6/4         New Series starts: Ochos y Sacadas                                          6/11                      6/18           


            7/2         New Series starts:  Turns and Spins

            7/9                      7/16           



            8/6         New Series starts: TBA  

                                       8/13                      8/20           


            9/3         New Series starts: TBA                                         9/10       Special workshop with Luciana Valle                      9/17           


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