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Argentine Tango Friday Classes with Dance of the Heart
October 8, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely
TangoConnection™ Classes 2022 for absolute beginners through advanced students every FRIDAY at the Avalon Ballroom North Lobby Studio: Dance ARGENTINE TANGO with DANCE of the HEART!!!
>>>> Our classes are BACK! (Except for January 7 & 14, 2022) <<<<
>>>> Note slight time and structure changes <<<<<<
ALL ARE WELCOME!! Learn the basics or come to train & improve! Let us help you become one of the most POPULAR social tango dancers for a thousand miles around!
- Fridays at 6:15pm – Admission $10 – All-Levels Drop-In Class!
North Lobby, Avalon Ballroom
6185 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder, CO 803036:15pm: Admissions and Vaccine-checks begin in MAIN LOBBY AT FRONT DOOR (please arrive early so we start on time!)
6:30pm: Class starts in NORTH LOBBY: Class topics vary weekly. Please sign up for our newsletter at danceoftheheart.com for the latest information. Previous class topics:
- Dec 17: Walking Dance vs. Turning Dance (Intro to Sacadas)
- Nov 19: Turns in Tight Spaces
- Nov 12: Crosses, Crosses Everywhere
- Nov 5: Cancelled (Vehicle Problems!)
- Oct 29: FREE Inaugural Class
- 7:45pm: Class wraps up. freestyle time begins- mini-private lessons, tech trials, etc. (Activities in this time will vary, and are unpredictable. Donation-based offerings only – let’s discuss at the time!)8:30pm: NORTH LOBBY Space closes
Whether you are a BEGINNER or an EXPERIENCED dancer, our goal for you and all our tango students is to facilitate your potential to become the most popular social tango dancer for a thousand miles around! After two plus very full, rich decades of training, teaching, performing, social dancing and organizing successful tango events across 3 continents, we’re very proud and also humbly grateful to have assisted thousands of students to achieve their tango goals and we’re delighted to have the opportunity to do the same for YOU – even if you don’t know what your goals are yet, we’ll discover them together!
We look forward to welcoming you to the exciting world of Argentine tango social dancing – all levels welcome in our 2020 class schedule, group and private lessons alike! Join us to experience for yourself why brand new through experienced students return week after week, month after month, year after year to enjoy the pleasure and challenge inside a unique dance community of learning and deepening tango skills in our thorough yet delightful, effective and fascinating classes.
JUST STARTING? NO PARTNER? NO PROBLEM!!
Because we’ve taught thousands of students all around the world since 1997, and engaged in 34 tango business trips to Buenos Aires to study, train and dance in that time, we feel we’ve run through our share of teaching experiments and proven a few things to our satisfaction about how to effectively teach beginning social tango, especially to North Americans. A couple things set our classes apart from other tango teaching methods you may be familiar with:
- Everybody Leads, Everybody Follows! Can you drive? Then you can lead! Let us show you how easy it can be. (In the practice periods after class you can dance with whoever wants you!)
- While we don’t recommend it, you can choose to stay with “the partner that brung ya” (but you will be rotating lead and follow between yourselves!)
- Everyone always moves around the room enmeshed in the “tango river” of dancing couples floating counterclockwise around the room…safer and more fun for everybody to learn it right away!
- With flowing downstream with almost every step, Leaders choose in the moment from a small set of options offered in that particular class, constantly trying to surprise the follower a bit with what’s coming next. Followers don’t memorize steps, they listen for clear leads and then execute them.
Complete details, including private lesson info and class overviews available at www.danceoftheheart.com or visit Dance of the Heart in FaceBook