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.

May Series (5/6-5/27 2014):  Close Embrace

Progressive series with Leslie Gordon

Everyone will learn to lead and follow.


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

The perils and the pleasures. We will get you comfortable with walking and ochos, and show you how much fun the close embrace can be. This series is ideal for new dancers (bring your friends), 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+ - Single Axis Turns:

They're awesome, flashy and feel so good. We'll learn how to harness the momentum and how to encourage our leads to do these in social dancing. 

What is my dance level?

**June Series starts 6/3/14    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:     April series (5 classes)- $40 ; students $30    

                drop-in before 9 (for 1 or both classes)- $10; students $8

                drop-in after 9- $3; students $2  

            ** Always free after 10 pm **


             3/25          DJ:  

             4/1            New Series starts:  Turns and Colgadas    DJ:  

             4/8            DJ:


             4/15          Tax Relief Freelonga  DJ: 

             4/22          DJ: 


             4/29          DJ: 


             5/6           New Series starts:  Close Embrace and Single Axis Turns    DJ:  Leslie

             5/13          DJ:

             5/20          DJ:  

             5/27          DJ: 


             6/3           New Series starts:  Ochos and Levels of the Cross    DJ:  

             6/10          DJ:

             6/17          DJ:  



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