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Bulletin, Nov. 11, 2013.


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Kenny Bell returns Saturday for another couple of classes.  On Thanksgiving weekend he and Florentino Guizar who has also been to Modesto, will teach at the La Paz Tango Festival. The link is: http://www.lapaztangofestival.com/

Until later, Mary

Modesto Tango is a non-profit association of tango aficionados dedicated to sharing artistic, cultural and social aspects of Argentine tango. 






  CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK
MONDAY -  Today,  Nov. 11 & 18. Practica and social dancing at Jacobs, 7-9 p.m.  A good place to work on class material and socialize with fellow tangueros.  No fee, but you are encouraged to order food or drink off the menu.  Some come early to dine.

WEDNESDAY -   Nov. 13,  Senior center beginner tango classes resume, 211 Bodem. 2:30 p.m. Free

SATURDAY - Nov. 16 - Classes  at Studio V Fitness & Pilates,  4345 Spyres, off Bangs. with Kenny Bell 11 a.m. & 12:30.  $15 for one class, $25 for both.  This fee also covers the subsequent week's follow-up class.


 MILONGA

 UPCOMING
Forever Tango at the Gallo Center Jan. 10. with a free pre-show milonga DJ'd by Emilio Flores, the Bay Area's most popular DJ,  in the lobby.  Buy Tickets
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Argentine Tango Official Championship & Festival in San Francisco, CA, April 17-20 2014 at SF Airport Marriott Hotel  Save the dates! Registration opens with a super earlybird special  with 20%off on November 16!!  Directed by Andrea Monti and Gato Valdez       www.argentinetangousa.com 



MILONGAS OUT OF TOWN:


SACRAMENTO

Fridays, Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th St. (Just off Broadway) Traditional milonga - 9 p.m.$10 - Hosted by Kenny Bell.

Saturday, Nov. 23, Tango by the River, 128 J St., Old Sacramento .


OAKLAND

Friday, Nov 15 & 29, Tango Magdalena, 580 Grand Ave., third floor.  Liz & Yannick Vanhove teach a pre-milonga class and perform.

Saturday, 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
Sacramento: Tango by the River, 128 J St., Old Sacramento,  Intermediate/Advanced Class plus an hour practica. $15

Fontaine Dance, 1328 Blue Oaks Rd. Suite 150, Roseville with Morgan Heller, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tango Ballet, a ballet class designed focusing on needs of tango dancers. Morgan danced professionally with ballet companies for 25 years. 7:30-8:30 Intermediate Tango

Firehouse 5 Dance, 2014B 9th St. Tango Technique:  Class may include warm-up, isolations, drills, floor work and cool-down! Learn great exercises to do on your own to be a better partner.  Wear comfortable shoes and clothing and get ready to work out!  7-8:15 p.m. Cost: $40 month, $12 drop-in

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  St.: Special Ladies Leading class on  7-9 p.m. (7-8 lesson, 8-9,  practice session) $10.

Emeryville:
Allegro Ballroom - 5855 Christie Ave - Classes with Nora & Ed.
7:30-8:30 p.m.:  Beginners $12,  8:30-9:30 p.m., intermediates  $12
Extended hours! 9:30-11  p.m.:  Nora & Ed's Practica:  $5 (FREE with class)

Danville:
3499 Blackhawk Plaza.  6-6:30 p.m.Technique, 6:30-7:15 Beginner warm ups and basics.
7:15-8 Intermediate - Popular Steps, 8-9:30 Practica  $10

WEDNESDAY
Sacramento:
Step One, 1920 T St. (at railroad tracks:), "La Práctica" for all levels with Mike & Alisa 9-11 p.m. Beginners welcome.

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  St.  6-7 p.m.
Monthly:  $50/Single; $90/Couple; Includes allWednesday lessons and Monday pr├íctica. Drop-in: $15  includes both lessons  Class limited to 10 followers and 10 leaders; contact tangoonbroadway@gmail.com,  cegoh@aol.comor  now or call1-916-390-0219 to reserve your spot. Beginner Class 7-8 p.m Instructors:  Kenny Bell and Chooi Goh

The Ballroom of Sacramento, 6009 Folsom Blvd. with Paul Zimny 7 p.m. Argentine Tango 1 - introductory class explores the basics of Argentine Tango - progressive class - refreshes by calendar month.8 p.m. Argentine Tango 2 - just need to know the basics for this class that further explores the many possibilities for both leaders and followers - progressive class with new theme each calendar month

Capital Dance Center, 11270 Sanders Drive, Suite A. Rancho Cordova. with Morgan Heller
7 p.m. Beginning;  8 p.m. Intermediate

THURSDAY
Sacramento:
Tango by the River, 128 J St.,  Old Sacramento -  
Beginning Tango - 6:30-7:30 p.m. -- Learn the fundamentals:   Drop-in fee $10
Intermediate Tango - 7:30-8:30 p.m. -- Builds on material from the beginning class,
Tango Practica, 8:30-9:30 p.m.; included with class attendance; $5 without.

Firehouse Five  Studio: 2014 9th St., Tango Explorations -
6:30 p.m. Beginning Tango, 7:30 p.m.Continuing Tango,  Chris Peake
8:30 p.m. Open Practica $35/ month, $10/drop-in  $5/practica  (free with class!)

Fresno:
Studio 65/ Adornos; 2965 North Maroa Ave.  Tango technique.  Group lessons,
8 p.m.  $10.  fresnotango@gmail.com     559-240-3200

FRIDAY
Sacramento:
Firehouse Five  Studio: 2014 9th St. Traditional Tango
7:30-9:30 p.m.Traditional Tango/Michael Taillant
$40/month, $70/couple, $12/drop-in class

Pleasanton:
Club One, 5860 W Las Positas Blvd. Classes and practica in a large and comfortable room with hardwood floor adjacent to and part of Club One boutique fitness center with clean, elegant and inviting atmosphere, minutes from highway 680 and 580 junction near W. Las Positas Blvd. and Hopyard Road.
6-6:30 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
Cost: $12 – Free for Club One members, Includes light snacks and refreshments  www.blackhawktango.com

Oakland:
Tango Magdalena, 850 Grand Ave. 3rd floor,Friday, November 15, Liz & Yannick VanHove teach: Steps and figures for a crowded dance floor
Nov. 29 Embellishments for men and women at a busy milonga  8 - 9 p.m. $15

SATURDAY

Oakland:
Saturday, Nov. 16 & 30, Tango Magdalena, 850 Grand Ave.  third floor, Liz & Yannick Vanhove, Workshops 3:45 - 4:45, & 5:15 - 6:45. $25 per session.

SUNDAY

Emeryville
Allegro Ballroom,  5855 Christie Ave.
Beginner Class 2-3 p.m,  Intermediate/Advanced Class 3-4 p.m  - Julian Ramil, instructor
One class for $10, two for $15, dance practice 4-6 p.m., $6 (free w/class)

Fresno: 
Studio 65, Adornos; 2965 North Maroa Ave.
Introduction to Tango - 5-6 p.m., practica - 6-7 p.m.
Teachers available for questions. Social dancing,7-9 p.m., fresnotango@gmail.com    559-240-3200

Oakland:
Tango Magdalena, 580 Grand Ave.:
BEGINNERS: 2:15-3:15 p.m., INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
   



 TANGO TOURS TO BUENOS AIRES: 
Mar 10-16, 2014   CITA 2014
Join Christy Cote & Chelsea Eng in Buenos Aires for CITA 2014.   Directed by renowned dancer Fabian Salas, CITA 2014 is the International Tango Congress in Buenos Aires,  CITA is THE premier tango festival on the worldwide circuit.

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