Archive for October 30, 2014

This Weekend in Tango, October 30-November 2, 2014

We start our weekend in our usual fashion with the weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5). We are back in the upstairs studio so join to work on those techniques we learned in class on Monday.

Saturday night is Triangle Tango’s Post Apocalyptic Milonga ($10) in a NEW LOCATION–JL Taekwondo Academy on 4031 Davis Drive in Morrisville. The event features a special guest DJ Rodrigo Charrua and the usual dancing from 9PM to 1 AM. Visit their website for more information.

Monday we continue our classes for Beginners at 7 pm and Intermediates at 8:30 pm in the upstairs studios. Don’t forget about the FREE práctica between classes from 8-8:30pm.

As always, you can connect with Tango Utopia on Facebook to get the latest updates. You may also sign up for the Triangle Tango Yahoo Group to keep informed about all tango in the Triangle.

See you on the dance floor!

This Weekend in Tango, October 23-26, 2014

Join us in Studio 5 (Lindy Lab) for TONIGHT ‘s weekly práctica at 7:30 PM ($5) to refresh your memory on the techniques we learned last week.

Tomorrow (10/24), enjoy the another milonga at Brandywine Cellars from 9 PM to 1 AM ($10). Cecil Ho will be your DJ for the evening, bringing his special mix of music to keep us dancing all night. Come early and enjoy the wine tasting from 6 – 8 PM.

Classes for Beginners (7:00 PM) and Intermediates (8:30 PM) resume on Monday, October 27th. It’s only the second class, so feel free to jump right in.
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This Weekend in Tango, October 16-19, 2014

NEW LOCATION FOR PRACTICA TONIGHT! Due to studio renovations, the weekly práctica will be held in STUDIO 4 at 7:30 PM ($5). This studio is located around the corner from the back studio and the Lindy Lab. We hope to see you as we continue to work on those new techniques we learned on Monday.

Tomorrow is Triangle Tango’s Third Friday Milonga at Open Eye ($5). The FREE lesson starts at 8 PM, and the dancing goes from 9-11:30 PM. Local legend Jason Laughlin will be your teacher and DJ for the evening. For more information, visit their website.

REMEMBER THERE ARE NO CLASSES ON MONDAY DUE TO STUDIO RENOVATIONS. Classes will resume on the 27th.

As always, you can connect with Tango Utopia on Facebook to get the latest updates. You may also sign up for the Triangle Tango Yahoo Group to keep informed about all tango in the Triangle.

See you on the dance floor!

New Series of Classes Start on Monday, October 13th

Our new 6-week series of classes start on Monday, October 13th.

Beginners meet at 7-8 pm and learn the basics of tango such as posture, embrace, body awareness, pivots, connection, and parallel and cross system. This class is ideal for individuals who are new to this dance and for individuals who wish to refresh their tango technique.

Intermediates meet at 8:30-9:30 pm and concentrate on developing techniques like core strength, extension, balance, open and close embrace, and connection. This class is for individuals who have some tango experience and for intermediates and advanced dancers seeking to refine their technique.

Pricing
Individuals: $10 per class; $50 for the 6-week series
Couples: $18 per class; $90 for the 6-week series

There is also a FREE práctica between classes from 8:00-8:30 pm.

NOTE: No classes on 10/20 due to studio renovations.

See you tomorrow!

This Weekend in Tango, October 9-12, 2014

Our favorite weekend is here! On Saturday, October 11th, we host Milonga Utopia with guest DJ Daniel Arredondo of Passion for Tango ($10). He’s sure to bring the Charlotte crowd with him, so come ready to dance.

TONIGHT’S weekly práctica ($5) at Triangle Dance Studios is the place to prepare for Saturday’s milonga and fine tune the techniques we’ve learned in class.

On Monday, October 13th, we start a new series of classes for Beginners (7 pm) and Intermediates (8:30 pm). Classes are $10 per week or $50 for the 6-week series. We also have special pricing for couples, though no partner is necessary. All classes take place in the upstairs studio at Triangle Dance Studios. We’d love to see some new and some familiar faces, so plan on joining us.

We encourage you to like Tango Utopia on Facebook to get the latest updates. You may also sign up for the Triangle Tango Yahoo Group to keep informed about all tango in the Triangle.

See you on the dance floor!

This Weekend in Tango, October 2-5, 2014

There are NO Advanced classes this month, so we’ll kick off the weekend with the Thursday práctica at 7:30 ($5).

On Saturday October 4th, Triangle Tango hosts its First Saturday Milonga in Studio 5 (Lindy Lab) from 9 pm to 1 am ($10). Eduardo Lazarowski will give a special presentation of the History of Tango at 8pm. For more information, visit their website.

On Monday, we conclude our 6-week series of classes for Beginners at 7 pm and Intermediates at 8:30 pm. You’ve made great progress so we hope you continue with us for the next round of classes. And don’t forget about the FREE práctica on Mondays from 8-8:30 pm.

Remember to like Tango Utopia on Facebook to get the latest updates. You may also sign up for the Triangle Tango Yahoo Group to keep informed about all tango in the Triangle.

See you on the dance floor!