Patrick conducted two fun classes last Saturday, and in keeping with his lesson we will be working on molinetes this coming week.
Our next milonga will also be the last one for the year. Mark your calendar for Friday, November 7, for an informal milonga which includes no guest artist or introductory lesson. Just a chance to eat, drink, socialize, and of course, dance tango.
Social dance and practica at Jacobs' Fine Dining, 2501 McHenry Ave.
No fee, but you are encouraged to order food or drink from the menu. Come early to dine!
WEDNESDAY: October 29, 211 Bodem. Basics lesson, 2:45 p.m. No fee.
SATURDAY: Nov. 1, 2014
Studio V Pilates and Fitness at 4345 Spyres. Tango Basics at 11 a.m. ,$10 drop in
Modesto's next milonga will be on the first Friday, November 7 at Jacobs Fine Dining, 2501 McHenry Ave, 7:30 p.m. $5 entry. No introductory lesson, no guest artist, just a chance to eat, drink, socialize, and, of course, dance tango.
ARGENTINE TANGO USA FESTIVAL & CHAMPIONSHIP: April 2 - 5, 2015 2015, Marriot Hotel, San Francisco Airport Waterfront. Official Preliminary of Tango BuenosAires Festival & Dance World Cup with Internationally renowned Tango Masters from BuenosAires! Daniel Juarez & Alejandra Armenti, Tomas Galván & Gimena Herrera, Omar Ocampo y Mónica Romero, "Los Ocampo", Eva Lucero & PatricioTouceda
NORA'S TANGO WEEK 2015 : July 2 - July 5, 2015, Marriot Hotel, San Francisco Airport Waterfront.
MILONGAS OUT OF TOWN:
Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th St. (just off Broadway) Milonga: 8 pm - midnight, $10
Saturdays: 2nd & 4th Saturdays at Tango by the River, 128 J Street, old Sacramento. $10
Firehouse Five Studio: 2014 9th St. TANGO BRAVO MILONGA!! new milonga hosted by Miguel Taillant:, on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturday at FH5. This will be a traditional milonga and similar to those experienced in BuenosAires. Miguel is from Argentina, grew up in BuenosAires and has been dancing tango most of his life. It will be like having a little bit of BuenosAires in Sacramento. 8 pm - 9 pm: Tango lesson with Miguel Taillant, 9pm - 12:30-01-00 am: Milonga, $10:00
Sundays: DJ: Yuling Chen. Hosts: Count Glover and Melissa.
Close to 19th Street BART, free parking on Sundays. Leave no valuables in cars.
Twilight Milonga, Studio 1924, 1924 Franklin St., third floor. (Enter 2419 on lower door handle.)
Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Ave. 8 p.m. Milonga, $15
CLASSES OUT OF TOWN:
Some have expressed interest in these. To carpool call 522-1571.
TUESDAY in Sacramento:
Tango by the River, 128 J St., Old Sacramento
6:30-7:30 p.m., Beginning Tango,
7:30-8:30 p.m., Intermediate/Advanced Tango
Tango Practica: 8:30-9:30 p.m. - $12 per class + $5 per practica.
Studio 65/Adornos, 2965 North Maroa Ave. Beginner Lessons with Guy & Kathy
Dianna's Studio, 826 N. Fulton 7 - 8 pm "Advanced beginner" Lessons with Marcelo Molina & Carolina Vazquez USA Champions. $15 drop in.
Allegro Ballroom - 5855 Christie Ave. - Classes with Nora and Ed.
6 - 7 pm: Basic Beginner Class (Working on posture, embrace, basic walk, salida, cruzada, and ochos)
7 - 8 pm: Rhythmic Tango, taking steps from the last two months milonga classes and add new steps, for rhythmic tango.)
The Ballroom of Sacramento, 6009 Folsom Blvd. with Paul Zimny 7 p.m. Argentine Tango 1 - Introductory class explores Argentine Tango basics- progressive class - refreshes by calendar month. 8 p.m. Argentine Tango 2 - you just need to know the basics for a class that further explores the many possibilities for both leaders and followers - progressive class with new theme each calendar month
Tango by the River, 128 J St., Old Sacramento - - Intermediate/Advanced Tango - Thursdays, 7-8:30 p.m. --
$50 per person, $15 drop-in, followed by a Tango Practica, 8:30-9:30 pm.; included with class attendance; $5 without.
Firehouse Five Studio: 2014 9th St., Chris Peake
6.30-7.30 p.m. Beginning Tango, 7:30-8.30 p.m. Continuing Tango Explorations 8.30 - 11-ish Open Practica - Cost $10 drop-in or $35/month or $5 for practica only.
Studio 65/ Adornos; 2965 North Maroa Ave. Tango technique. Group lessons,
Classes and practica in large comfortable room with hardwood floor adjacent to and part of Club One boutique fitness center with clean, elegant, inviting atmosphere, minutes from highway 680 and 580 junction near W. LasPositas Blvd. and Hopyard Road.
6-6:30 p.m. Tango Chat
6:30-7:15 Beginners Class. Basic fundamentals
7:15-8 Intermediate Class. Popular steps for social dancing 8-9:30 p.m., practica
From Christy Cote: CITA(CongresoInternacionalde Tango Argentino) 2015 is just around the corner....Mar 22-28, 2015. Now in the 16th year of bringing students and friends to BuenosAires, offering 2 options:
1. For "Independents" - Experienced BuenosAires Travelers who prefer no group affiliation:
CITA registration ONLY (through Christy & Chelsea Eng) for less than you would pay on your own & with additional exclusive perks! $490 or $441 for returning CITA members if booked by Dec 15th.
2. For "Newbies" - First time BuenosAires Travelers and/or those seeking Group Resources & Camaraderie plus the expertise of Christy & Chelsea:
CITA registration & Enhancement:
Includes pre-travel get together, group dinner in BuenosAires, assistance with class selections, answers to any questions you may have about traveling to BuenosAires and more!
$715 or $666 for returning CITA members if booked by Dec 15th.
Early registration gives you priority on class selections which is important if you want to study with specific teachers and/or classes. Click HERE for a list of the teachers.