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.

September Series (9/3-9/24 2013): Playing With The Feet!

Progressive series with Leslie Gordon

Everyone will learn to lead and follow.


7:00-8:00  Fundamentals-  Introduction to Playing With The Feet:

Tango gets to play more than any other partner dance. Working with basic steps, we'll learn how to play with the rhythm and the feet to add infinite variety and flavour to your dancing. Perfect to get you out onto the floor tangoing socially. This series is ideal for new dancers (bring your friends), 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+ - Swinging the Leg:

The next step to playing is dancing with the free leg. We'll go all the way from ochos without pivots to linear boleos with colgadas: soft delicate moves to big dramatic ones. Perfect for spicing up your social dancing.

What is my dance level?

*** On September 17, there will be a special workshop with guest instructor Luciana Valle 7:30-9***

**October Series starts 10/1/13   

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:     Sep series (4 classes)- $44 ; students $33    *Includes 9/17 workshop

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

                drop-in 9/17 for Luciana's work shop- $25; students $20   *space permitting

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

            ** Always free after 10 pm **


            9/3            New Series starts:  Playing With The Feet        DJ: Leslie


             9/10          DJ: 


             9/17          Special Workshop with Luciana Valle 7:30-9   DJ:


             9/24          DJ:     


             10/1          New Series starts:  TBA        DJ: Leslie


             10/8          DJ: 


             1015         DJ: 


             10/22        DJ:  


             10/29        DJ: 


             11/5          DJ:  





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