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Close Embrace - Level 1 (Spring 2018)

posted Mar 17, 2018, 12:58 PM by Leo Gernovski   [ updated May 10, 2018, 6:06 PM by Tango North Shore ]
6 Sundays starting on March 25, from 7:30 to 8:45 PM 

Close Embrace (Level 1) is the hallmark of what you think of when you see Tango for the first time. People dancing together in a close or intimate embrace that creates the illusion of it being romantic or sensual. In this class, we will explore the basis of Close Embrace Tango using the foundation that has already been covered
 in the Advancing Foundations of Tango. 

Class Time: 1 hr 15 mins.
Class Materials to be Covered

Week 1 - A few different Close Embraces & Forward Intention. 

Week 2 - Moving in Close Embrace with a partner. 

Week 3 - Milonguero Ochos for Lead and Follow for Close Embrace. 

Week 4 - Traveling Ochos for Lead and Follow for Close Embrace. 

Week 5 - Follower’s Molinete and Lead’s Giro in Close Embrace. 

Week 6 - The Argentine Cross in Close Embrace.

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

Series Prices:

  • Register online or pay cash or check at the door: $90 per person, $165 per couple.
  • Walk-in (1st or 2nd class only): $18 per person, $30 per couple

  • What to bring: Socks, Water, and a Smile. 
    What to wear: Lite, loose-fitting clothing that allows you to move without restrictions. 
    Pre-Requisite: Advanced Foundations with Miles.

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