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Tango Foundations (Fall 2018)

posted Mar 17, 2018, 1:04 PM by Leo Gernovski   [ updated Jan 13, 2019, 1:55 PM ]
8 Sundays starting on September 16, from 6 to 7:15 PM 

Argentine Tango Foundations is the very basis of what tango is all about. Whether you are a complete Argentine Tango newbie or an experienced tango dancer or anywhere in between, come to this 8-week series to
 discover, taste, and try out the 7 basic movements of Argentine Tango and then put them together in a pleasing way. Class Time: 1 hr 15 mins.

Class Materials to be Covered

Week 1 - Forward, Side, & Back with Intention in Open Embrace. 

Week 2 - The Tango Walk to Music. 

Week 3 - Disassociation & Applied Disassociation. 

Week 4 - Traveling Ochos in Open Embrace for Lead & Follow. 

Week 5 - ‘Fred’ Torture :-) 

Week 6 - Follower’s Molinete and Lead’s Giro in Open Embrace. 

Week 7 - The Argentine Cross in Open Embrace. 

Week 8 - Tango musicality and traditions

No previous dance experience or partner necessary. 

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

Series Prices:

  • Full price: $120 per person, $225 per couple.
  • Full-time students and previous North Shore Tango students: $105 per  person, $195 per couple
  • Class repeats: $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

  • What to bring: Socks, Water, and a Smile. 
    What to wear: Lite, loose-fitting clothing that allows you to move without restrictions. 
    Pre-Requisite: None. 

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