17/06/2020 Front & Back Sacadas special edition part I£12.00Learn the intricacies behind front & Back Sacadas! Sacadas are like the spice in cooking: they add flavour and excitement to tango. We will explore the fundamental technique behind them, understanding when to use them, the correct timing and embrace adaptation in the process. This is part I of II. Best enjoyed together but can also be taken separately.
08/07/2020 Leaders & Followers Barridas part I£12.00Barridas (sometimes called Arrastres) are the true tango gem: a delicate foot contact - some may call it a gentle foot 'kiss and sweep' - that is without doubt a tango symbol. Learn how to prepare for a stable and safe barrida, how to lead it and respond to the lead, incorporate it in the music, and create your own. This is part I of II, best enjoyed together but can be taken independently.
06/06 GIROS just want to have fun – adornos, styling and speed, Part II£12.00
06/06 GIROS just want to have fun - adornos, styling and speed, Part II, 90 min.
GIROS just wanna have fun... make the Giro your favourite of all tango steps, learn how to decorate it and play with the embrace, speed, and direction: a true treasure chest! We will show the different underlying techniques and how to improve communication when things go faster or wider. And giros, they wanna have fun; oh giros just wanna have fun! This is part II of II, both parts best enjoyed together but can be taken independently.Joining as a couple? Thanks for purchasing two tickets :). CLASS IS PRE-RECORDED as we will give the same class in person at the same time. Note: you agree to our disclaimer and terms when joining a lesson, live or recorded.
18/06/2021 Tango SOLOS: CONTRA vs A-FAVOR technique for him & her£12.00
18/06/2021 Tango SOLOS: CONTRA vs A-FAVOR technique for him & her, 90 min.
SOLO TECHNIQUE: Energies in embrace and the CONTRA/A-FAVOR techniques of movements are delicate but incredibly powerful and innovative. Join us to discover how to fully use them, lead these movements and adapt the embrace to what is required for energy, balance and style. No partner required.Joining as a couple? Thanks for purchasing two tickets :). ** PROGRAMME ** 7pm FOLLOWERS 8pm LEADERS
24/11 VALS: Master vals cadenas and technique£12.00
24/11 VALS: Master vals cadenas and technique, 90 min.
Fabulous vals cadenas! Join us to learn how to make your vals inspiring and beautifully connected to your partner. We will explore cadenas (chains), these vals combinations that fit the vals time signature like a glove. Understand the technique behind, the points of connection, and all that is necessary for your cadenas to work.Joining as a couple? Thanks for purchasing two tickets :). Note: you agree to our disclaimer and terms when joining a lesson, live or recorded.
24/05/2021 Tango Workout – LAST SESSION£8.00THIS IS OUR VERY LAST WORKOUT FOR SOLOS session! Come join our ultimate workout filled with fun (and sweat). This time, we will bring ALL our routines in one session. 45 min of fun and fast drills. Don't miss it and finish your Tango Workouts with a bang!
04/06/2021 Tango SOLOS: GIROS in depth technique for him & her£12.00
04/06/2021 Tango SOLOS: GIROS in depth technique for him & her, 90 min.
SOLO TECHNIQUE: Axis. Transfer. Embrace shift. Balance. Shoulder alignment. Core engagement. There is so much to work about the technique behind giros that it can seem, at times, overwhelming. But with the right focus, everyone can crack the secrets behind and become surprised at how stable, controlled and elegant their giros have become. Become a Giro master, and, like Yoda, learn to levitate - or at least feel like you are! No partner required.Joining as a couple? Thanks for purchasing two tickets :). ** PROGRAMME ** 7pm FOLLOWERS 8pm LEADERS
15/05/2020 Technique & Styling class – SPEED & MUSICALITY£12.00
(PART 2 of SPEED IN TANGO) Slow. Fast. Contrasted. Is Speed the holy grail of tango? Find out the technique behind sudden changes of speed, and how to sustain a higher or lower speed in good balance and control. Things will not be the same afterwards. We will also touch upon speed and musicality, and styling.
19/05 MOT for couples: Connection & Changes of Embrace, Part I£12.00
19/05 MOT for couples: Connection & Changes of Embrace, Part I, 90 min.
Once a year, our tango needs a little revision, also called M.O.T. when servicing one's car in the UK! We will get in depth with the Connection and Embrace for couples, enhancing the most important part of dancing tango, and get some oil where parts get grippy after a while. Your best insurance and check-up this year! This is part I of II, both parts best enjoyed together but can be taken independently.Joining as a couple? Thanks for purchasing two tickets :). Note: you agree to our disclaimer and terms when joining a lesson, live or recorded.
14/08/2020 Pure Technique: Paradas & Pasadas, axis & balance£12.00Paradas and Pasadas are much trickier than they first seem. Actually many dancers recognise that this perfect pivot in axis, followed by perfect control and stability is their Achilles’ tendon. Learn the secrets behind in axis pivots followed by a sudden 'stop', and see how to decorate at the Paradas (and Pasadas). We will show numerous exercises and styling options for SOLO dancers, both Leaders and Followers. Immensely useful! ** PROGRAMME ** 7pm LEADERS 8pm FOLLOWERS
08/04/2020 MILONGA classes Beginners + Intermediates£12.0008/04/2020 MILONGA classes Beginners + Intermediates
We love MILONGA! Discover the time signature of milongas in the first part (BEGINNERS), and the basic milonga steps to get started. In the second part (INTERMEDIATES), learn more complex (but equally as fun) sequences, directly usable for the dance floor: giros, milonga style, and changes of speed!
18/12/2020 Solo Technique: STILL vs TRAVELLING TANGO£12.00
18/12/2020 Solo Technique: STILL vs TRAVELLING TANGO, 90 min.** PROGRAMME ** 7pm FOLLOWERS 8pm LEADERS
Tango for SOLOs: Experience the incredible richness of tango, from those moments of stillness when time seems to stop, to moments of wide movements, when the music suddenly expands and makes us want to move. Learn how to manage your balance, energy, direction and connect to the music and space around you to take your dance to the next level. Joining as a couple? Thanks for purchasing two tickets :).