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Argentine Tango for Advanced Beginners (Winter 2020)

posted Mar 17, 2018, 1:04 PM by Leo Gernovski   [ updated Feb 16, 2020, 1:59 PM ]
6 Sundays: Jan 5 - Feb 23 (no classes on Feb 2 and 16) from 6 to 7 PM 

This class is the continuation of our Basics I and II series. You will learn about different types of tango embraces and walking systems and apply this knowledge to the steps you already know.
Class Time: 1 hr.
Class Materials to be Covered

Week 1 - Open and close embraces. Walking and Argentine cross (8-step basic) in open embrace. 
Week 2 - Front and back ochos in open and close embrace.
Week 3 - Walking systems and changes between them. 
Week 4 - Argentine cross in cross-system.
Week 5 - Your first tango combination
Week 6 - Series review

Prerequisite: Argentine Tango Basics I and II or similar courses. Basic ability to lead and/or follow tango walk, 8-step basic and ocho figures in practice embrace

Registration is required for the whole series. No walk-ins after the 2nd class. 

Series Prices:

  • Full price: $90 per person, $165 per couple.
  • Register online or pay cash or check at the door.
  • Walk-in (1st or 2nd class only): $18 per person, $30 per couple
  • Deep discount for repeat students, but we may ask you to take on an alternative role.

  • Footwear: Socks or shoes with leather or suede soles or Dance Socks for smooth floors over not too bulky sneakers. No street shoes on studio floor.
    What to wear: Lite, loose-fitting clothing that allows you to move without restrictions. 

    Location: Cape Ann Center for Dance, 6 Enon Street, Beverly, MA 01915
    Free parking. Across the street from Commuter Rail station.