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Modesto Tango Bulletin, March 25, 2013

Modesto Tango Bulletin, March 25, 2013

No class Saturday, Easter weekend. Last chance to make the festival at the S.F. Marriott Airport this weekend.  The next weekend, April 6, we host Patrick Alessandri to teach a couple of classes. Formerly one of our regular instructors, "the energetic one" when we imported instructors, Patrick comes with a ballet background. He was one of the original tangueros when Sacramento's tango community was growing. Cost is $15 for one class, $25 for both. 

The night before that, Friday,  we will host our regular first Friday Milonga.  All of this will take place at Jacobs Fine Dining.
  April 5, 2013

CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK

MONDAY -  March 25 & April. Social dancing and practica, Jacobs, 2501 McHenry. 7-9 p.m., an opportunity to practice what we learned in class. No fee, but you are encouraged to order food or drink from the menu.  Some come early to dine.

WEDNESDAY -  March 27,  Celebrate the beginning of spring with the beginner class, at the Senior Center, 211 Bodem. 2:30 p.m.. free  

SATURDAY - March 30,  No classes  at VBoogie's Dance Journey, See you at Jacobs, 25601 McHenry, on April 6, for classes with Patrick.

Keep track of events with our on line calendar <<http://sites.google.com/site/modestotango/home/argentinetangoacti> Calendar.
Modesto Tango is a non-profit association of tango aficionados dedicated to sharing artistic, cultural and social aspects of Argentine tango. To unsubscribe:<<<http://groups.google.com/group/Modesto-Tango/subscribe>

MILONGAS
Friday, April 5, First Friday Milonga, Jacobs Fine Dining, 2501 McHenry.  8:00 p.m.  $5
No guest artists, no introductory lesson, just a chance to socialize, dine, and of course, dance tango.


MILONGAS OUT OF TOWN:

SACRAMENTO
Wednesday's Bravo Restaurant, 1465 Eureka Road, Roseville,  Tango 6:30-9:30 p.m. Good food, good prices

Fridays, Tango on Broadway,. 2416 18th St. 8-midnight, $10

Saturday, March 30, Firehouse 5, 2014 9th St,  9 p.m  DJ Erik  $10 

Saturday, April 6 , Firehouse 5  2014 9th St., 9 p.m., DJ Luz  $10


Saturday, April 20th - $10, Firehouse 5, 2014 9th St., DJ Chris  $10 


Saturday:  April 20th, Firehouse 5, 2014 9th St Springtime at the Moulin Rouge - Time to break out cute summer dresses!.   something colorful or something that sparkles. Gentlemen, grab your top hats and tails and join us bringing a taste of Paris to Sacramento!  DJ Chris  $10 

 

 

OAKLAND

 Saturday, Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Ave.  Milonga, $15 OAKLAND
 
DANVILLE
Sunday, April  7,  Blackhawk Plaza rotunda, partly covered and partly open to the beautiful patio, falls, and ponds. First anniversary  includes: - free admission to four hours of Argentine Tango live music by Redwood Tango, Anniversary Cake, DJ Music by Emilio Flores, Sparkling Cider, Beginners and Intermediate Classes, Solid Authentic Tango Music. A Touch of Nuevo Tango; 3499 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville. Details:  WWW.BLACKHAWKTANGO.COM. Convenient free parking, numerous bars, restaurants, coffee shops and facilities.


CLASSES AND PRACTICAS OUT OF TOWN:
Some have expressed interest in these. To carpool call 522-1571

TUESDAY
Sacramento:
At 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 start becoming 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 by the River, 128 J St,  Old Sacramento.  Further Explorations in Tango Volcada. A new series  with Donna & Nicholas,  covering Volcadas -- beautiful off-axis movements - elegant and graceful and oh-so-sexy. Tuesday classes  designed for those with some Argentine tango experience. 7-8:30 p.m, practica, 8:30-9:30 p.m;  (tango experience required). Drop-in fee: $15

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


WEDNESDAY
Sacramento
Step One, 1920 T St. (at railroad tracks:), "La Práctica" for all levels with Mike & Alisa 9-10:30 p.m. Beginners always welcome.

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  Street,:  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.Intermediate Tango
6:30-7:30 pm.:  Argentine Tango Fundamentals (Beginners/All Levels)
7:30-8:30 p.m.: Intermediate  Tango 
Monthly:  $50/Single; $90/Couple; Includes all   Wednesday lessons  and Monday  práctica.
Drop-in: $15/ ; includes both lessons  
Instructors Chooi Goh & Kenny Bell.   visit www.kbelltango.com.

THURSDAY
Sacramento -
Tango by the River, 128 J St.,  Old Sacramento
Beginning Tango - 6:30-7:30 pm -- 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!)
The Tango Explorations theme for March is Volcadas - come and explore your dance with us!
  
Fresno:
Studio 65/ Adornos; 2965 North Maroa Ave.  Tango technique.  Group lessons,
8 p.m.  $10.  fresnotango@gmail.com     559-240-3200

FRIDAY
 
Firehouse Five  Studio: 2014 9th St. Traditional Tango
 7:30pm to 9:30 Traditional Tango/Michael Taillant
 $40/month, $70/couple, $12/drop-in class
 Contact: 707-416-9680, tangobravo2k@yahoo.com

 


SUNDAY
Emeryville: The Allegro Ballroom,  5855 Christie Ave., Emeryville
Beginner's Class 2-3 p.m,  Intermediate/Advanced Class 3-4 p.m  
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.
 

COMING UP!


You can still join the fun by paying cash at the door.

ARGENTINE TANGO USA

OFFICIAL USA CHAMPIONSHIP & USA TANGO FESTIVAL
San Francisco Airport Marriot Hotel,
MARCH 28-31, 2013

OFFICIAL LOCAL BRANCH
TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL & DANCE WORLD CUP 2013

OUR FESTIVAL MASTERS ARE ALL WORLD RENOWNED ARGENTINE TANGO PROFESSIONALS from Buenos Aires with decades of experience in teaching and performing!


__._,_.___
 
This  unique double tango event which includes a great festival with world-renowned Argentine Tango Masters from Buenos Aires, and the only OFFICIAL TANGO COMPETITION in the US!
FESTIVAL MASTERS: PATRICIO & EVA; LOS OCAMPO; GUILLERMO & SILVIA; CLAUDIO & MARIANA!
OFFICIAL JUDGES: Gabriela Rojo, Americo Del Río; Christy Cote; Nora Dinzelbacher;  Makela Brizuela  and Santiago Croce
 
Alicia Pons teaches a workshop: at Cafe Florida. 710 Florida Street, San Francisco,  on Wednesday, March 20, 7:30-9 p.m. $25 (includes milonga).

Boot Camp with Christy & Eduardo Saucedo   May 4-5  Linden Street Dance, Oakland

NORA'S TANGO WEEK  2013 - 16th Anniversary  The Dates: Thu, JULY 4th - Sun JULY 7th, 2013
A shorter version of Tango Week, but still intense and lots of fun!
• Location: SAN MATEO MARRIOTT HOTEL - 1770 South Amphlet Blvd, San Mateo
 (go to www.tangoweek.com to link with the hotel for the discount rate)
• Teachers: CAROLINA DEL RIVERO & DONATO JUAREZ- GRACIELA GONZALEZ -NITO & ELBA - 
MIRIAM LARICI & LEONARDO BARRIONUEVO -  ARIADNA NAVEIRA & FERNANDO SANCHEZ
• Live Music:  Seth Azarnow y su Sexteto Tipico (on select evenings) • DJ Music:  Emilio Flores and guest DJ's TBA
• Nightly Milongas
• 12 classes a day to choose from. 10am - 7:30pm
• NEW! A daily evening workshop open to the public from 6pm to 7:30pm
• Daily "Chamuyos" with the Masters (a NTW original)
• Show by all Masters participants on Sat July 6th!
Fees: The weekend (full 4 days)
$455 per person if paid in full by April 30th, 2013
$495 per person if paid after April 30th, 2013
We accept Cash, Checks and Visa and MasterCard credit cards. Send your check
payable to Nora Olivera, to: 2841 Hillside Dr - Burlingame, CA 94010
Please visit www.tangoweek.com for Hotel Reservations, Milongas schedule and
prices, refund policy, etc etc.
SCHOLARSHIP
NORA'S TANGO WEEK and TANGO CALIFIA (Beatrice Bowles & Terence Clarke) give 2 scholarships each (a total of 4) to a woman and a man, every year. To apply, send an essay on what tango is for you, why you want the scholarship, why you think you deserve it. etc. No limits for words, as short or as long as you want. Send it 
to misstango@hotmail.com• Nito & Elba, Graciela Gonzalez, Roxana Suarez & Sebastian Achaval, Carolina Del Rivero & Donato Juarez, Ariadna Naveira & Fernando  Sanchez
DJ: EMILIO FLORES. More DJ's TBA
SETH AZARNOW Y SU SEXTETO TIPICO (on select evenings)
 
Boot Camp with Joaquin Amenabar, author of "Tango: Let's Dance to the Music!" Aug 3-4   Linden Street Dance, Oakland



Until later, Mary









Modesto Tango Bulletin, March 18, 2013

We will host Patrick Alessandri to teach a couple of classes on April 6. One of our regular instructors, known as "the energetic one" ,  when we were bringing out of town instructors to Modesto., Patrick comes with a ballet background. He was one of the original tangueros when Sacramento's  tango community was growing. 

CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK

MONDAY -  March 18 & 25, . Social dancing and practica, Jacobs, 2501 McHenry. 7-9 p.m., an opportunity to practice what we learned in class. No fee, but you are encouraged to order food or drink from the menu.  Some come early to dine.

WEDNESDAY -  March 20,  Come celebrate the beginning of Spring with the beginner class, at the Senior Center, 211 Bodem. 2:30 p.m.. free  

SATURDAY - March 23,  11 a.m.  - Beginning basics,  at VBoogie's Dance Journey, 711 10th Street, behind the Gallo Art Center.  $10 per  lesson.

Keep track of events with our on line calendar <<http://sites.google.com/site/modestotango/home/argentinetangoacti> Calendar.
Modesto Tango is a non-profit association of tango aficionados dedicated to sharing artistic, cultural and social aspects of Argentine tango. To unsubscribe:<<<http://groups.google.com/group/Modesto-Tango/subscribe>

MILONGAS
Friday, April 5, First Friday Milonga, Jacobs Fine Dining, 2501 McHenry.  7:30 p.m.  $5
No guest artists, no introductory lesson, just a chance to socialize, dine, and of course, dance tango.


MILONGAS OUT OF TOWN:

SACRAMENTO
Wednesday's Bravo Restaurant, 1465 Eureka Road, Roseville,  Tango 6:30-9:30 p.m. Good food, good prices

Fridays, Tango on Broadway,. 2416 18th St. 8-midnight, $10

 Saturday, March 23, The Tango Del Rio milonga, 128 J Street, Old Sacramento   features a special guest performance by SANTIAGO CROCE & AMY LINCOLN! Santiago and Amy will perform during the milonga (around 10:30 pm). Santiago will also   DJ, playing traditional tango music from 9:00 p.m. until midnight -- and then Sacramento's very own Nicholas Washington will play alternative music from midnight until 2:00 am or so. Cost is $10.


Sunday, March 24, Mexcal Milonga, Mexcal Taqueria, 1620 W. El Camino Ave, South Natomas. 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 30, Firehouse 5, 2014 9th St,  9 p.m  DDJ Michelle Gorre  $10

OAKLAND

 Saturday, Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Ave.  Milonga, $15 OAKLAND
DANVILLE
Sunday, April  7,  Blackhawk Plaza rotunda, partly covered and partly open to the beautiful patio, falls, and ponds. First Anniversary Celebration includes: - Free Admission to four hours of Argentine Tango live music by Redwood Tango, Anniversary Cake, DJ Music by Emilio Flores, Sparkling Cider, Beginners and Intermediate Classes, Solid Authentic Tango Music. A Touch of Nuevo Tango; 3499 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville. Details:  WWW.BLACKHAWKTANGO.COM. Convenient free parking, numerous bars, restaurants, coffee shops and facilities.


CLASSES AND PRACTICAS OUT OF TOWN:
Some have expressed interest in these. To carpool call 522-1571

TUESDAY
Sacramento:
At 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 start becoming 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 by the River, 128 J St,  Old Sacramento.  Further Explorations in Tango Volcada. A new series  with Donna & Nicholas,  covering Volcadas -- beautiful off-axis movements - elegant and graceful and oh-so-sexy. Tuesday classes  designed for those with some Argentine tango experience. 7-8:30 p.m, practica, 8:30-9:30 p.m;  (tango experience required). Drop-in fee: $15

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


WEDNESDAY
Sacramento
Step One, 1920 T St. (at railroad tracks:), "La Práctica" for all levels with Mike & Alisa 9-10:30 p.m. Beginners always welcome.

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  Street,:  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.Intermediate Tango
6:30-7:30 pm.:  Argentine Tango Fundamentals (Beginners/All Levels)
7:30-8:30 p.m.: Intermediate  Tango 
Monthly:  $50/Single; $90/Couple; Includes all   Wednesday lessons  and Monday  práctica.
Drop-in: $15/ ; includes both lessons  
Instructors Chooi Goh & Kenny Bell.   visit www.kbelltango.com.

THURSDAY
Sacramento -
Tango by the River, 128 J St.,  Old Sacramento
Beginning Tango - 6:30-7:30 pm -- 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
SUNDAY
Emeryville: The Allegro Ballroom,  5855 Christie Ave., Emeryville
Beginner's Class 2-3 p.m,  Intermediate/Advanced Class 3-4 p.m  
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.
 

COMING UP!




ARGENTINE TANGO USA

OFFICIAL USA CHAMPIONSHIP & USA TANGO FESTIVAL
San Francisco Airport Marriot Hotel,
MARCH 28-31, 2013


OFFICIAL LOCAL BRANCH
TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL & DANCE WORLD CUP 2013

OUR FESTIVAL MASTERS ARE ALL WORLD RENOWNED ARGENTINE TANGO PROFESSIONALS from Buenos Aires with decades of experience in teaching and performing!


__._,_.___


This  unique double tango event which includes a great festival with world-renowned Argentine Tango Masters from Buenos Aires, and the only OFFICIAL TANGO COMPETITION in the US!
FESTIVAL MASTERS: PATRICIO & EVA; LOS OCAMPO; GUILLERMO & SILVIA; CLAUDIO & MARIANA!
OFFICIAL JUDGES: Gabriela Rojo, Americo Del Río; Christy Cote; Nora Dinzelbacher;  Makela Brizuela  and Santiago Croce
Alicia Pons teaches a workshop: at Cafe Florida. 710 Florida Street, San Francisco,  on Wednesday, March 20, 7:30-9 p.m. $25 (includes milonga).
Boot Camp with Christy & Eduardo Saucedo   May 4-5  Linden Street Dance, Oakland

NORA'S TANGO WEEK  2013 - 16th Anniversary  July 4, 5, 6 & 7, 2013
San Mateo Marriott Hotel - A shorter version, still intense and lots of fun!
• Nito & Elba, Graciela Gonzalez, Roxana Suarez & Sebastian Achaval,
 Carolina Del Rivero & Donato Juarez, Ariadna Naveira & Fernando  Sanchez
DJ: EMILIO FLORES. More DJ's TBA
SETH AZARNOW Y SU SEXTETO TIPICO (on select evenings)
 
Boot Camp with Joaquin Amenabar, author of "Tango: Let's Dance to the Music!" Aug 3-4   Linden Street Dance, Oakland



Until later, Mary










Modesto Tango Bulletin, March 11, 2013

Modesto Tango Bulletin, March 11, 2013

We worked on "ocho cortado" Saturday, a move one encounters frequently at milongas.  We will stay with it in the Wednesday class.  Other than that, our regular classes and practicas in Modesto  go smoothly  for now. 

CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK

MONDAY -  March 11 & 18, . Social dancing and practica, Jacobs, 2501 McHenry. 7-9 p.m., an opportunity to practice what we learned in class. No fee, but you are encouraged to order food or drink from the menu.  Some come early to dine.

WEDNESDAY -  March 13,  Beginner class, Senior Center, 211 Bodem. 2:30 p.m.. free  

SATURDAY - March 16,  11 a.m.  - Beginning basics,  at VBoogie's Dance Journey, 711 10th Street, behind the Gallo Art Center.  $10 per  lesson.

Keep track of events with our on line calendar <<http://sites.google.com/site/modestotango/home/argentinetangoacti> Calendar.
Modesto Tango is a non-profit association of tango aficionados dedicated to sharing artistic, cultural and social aspects of Argentine tango. To unsubscribe:<<<http://groups.google.com/group/Modesto-Tango/subscribe>


MILONGAS OUT OF TOWN:

SACRAMENTO
Wednesday's Bravo Restaurant, 1465 Eureka Road, Roseville,  Tango 6:30-9:30 p.m. Good food, good prices

Saturday, March 16, Firehouse 5, 2014 9th Street, March Madness milonga.  DDJ Michelle Gorre  $10

OAKLAND
 Saturday, Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Ave.  Milonga, $15 
 
DANVILLE
Sunday, April  7,  Blackhawk Plaza rotunda, partly covered and partly open to the beautiful patio, falls, and ponds. First Anniversary Celebration includes: - Free Admission to four hours of Argentine Tango live music by Redwood Tango, Anniversary Cake, DJ Music by Emilio Flores, Sparkling Cider, Beginners and Intermediate Classes, Solid Authentic Tango Music. A Touch of Nuevo Tango; 3499 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville. Details:  WWW.BLACKHAWKTANGO.COM. Convenient free parking, numerous bars, restaurants, coffee shops and facilities.


CLASSES AND PRACTICAS OUT OF TOWN:
Some have expressed interest in these. To carpool call 522-1571

TUESDAY
Sacramento:
At Firehouse 5 Dance, 2014B 9th Street.  Tango Technique:  Class may include warm-up, isolations, drills, floor work and cool-down! Learn great exercises to do on your own to start becoming 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 by the River, 128 J Street,  Old Sacramento.  Further Explorations in Tango Volcada. A new series  with Donna & Nicholas,  covering Volcadas -- beautiful off-axis movements - elegant and graceful and oh-so-sexy. Tuesday classes  designed for those with some Argentine tango experience. 7-8:30 p.m, practica, 8:30-9:30 p.m;  (tango experience required). Drop-in fee: $15

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  Street,: Special Ladies Leading class on  7:00-9:00p (7-8p lesson, 8-9p  
practice session) $10 only.


WEDNESDAY
Sacramento
Step One, 1920 T Street (at railroad tracks:), "La Práctica" for all levels with Mike & Alisa 9-10:30 p.m. Beginners always welcome.

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  Street,:  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.Intermediate Tango
6:30-7:30 pm.:  Argentine Tango Fundamentals (Beginners/All Levels)
7:30-8:30 p.m.: Intermediate  Tango 
Monthly:  $50/Single; $90/Couple; Includes all   Wednesday lessons  and Monday  práctica.
Drop-in: $15/ ; includes both lessons  
Instructors Chooi Goh & Kenny Bell.   visit www.kbelltango.com.

THURSDAY
Sacramento -
Tango by the River, 128 J St.,  Old Sacramento
Beginning Tango - 6:30-7:30 pm -- 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 Street, 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

SUNDAY
Emeryville: The Allegro Ballroom,  5855 Christie Ave., Emeryville
Beginner's Class 2-3 p.m,  Intermediate/Advanced Class 3-4 p.m  
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.
 

COMING UP!


ARGENTINE TANGO USA

OFFICIAL USA CHAMPIONSHIP & USA TANGO FESTIVAL
San Francisco Airport Marriot Hotel,
MARCH 28-31, 2013

OFFICIAL LOCAL BRANCH
TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL & DANCE WORLD CUP 2013

OUR FESTIVAL MASTERS ARE ALL WORLD RENOWNED ARGENTINE TANGO PROFESSIONALS from Buenos Aires with decades of experience in teaching and performing!


__._,_.___
 
This  unique double tango event which includes a great festival with world-renowned Argentine Tango Masters from Buenos Aires, and the only OFFICIAL TANGO COMPETITION in the US!
FESTIVAL MASTERS: PATRICIO & EVA; LOS OCAMPO; GUILLERMO & SILVIA; CLAUDIO & MARIANA!
OFFICIAL JUDGES: Gabriela Rojo, Americo Del Río; Christy Cote; Nora Dinzelbacher;  Makela Brizuela  and Santiago Croce
 
Alicia Pons teaches a workshop: at Cafe Florida. 710 Florida Street, San Francisco,  on Wednesday, March 20, 7:30-9 p.m. $25 (includes milonga).

Boot Camp with Christy & Eduardo Saucedo   May 4-5  Linden Street Dance, Oakland

NORA'S TANGO WEEK  2013 - 16th Anniversary  July 4, 5, 6 & 7, 2013
San Mateo Marriot Hotel - A shorter version, still intense and lots of fun!
• Nito & Elba, Graciela Gonzalez, Roxana Suarez & Sebastian Achaval,
 Carolina Del Rivero & Donato Juarez, Ariadna Naveira & Fernando  Sanchez
DJ: EMILIO FLORES. More DJ's TBA
SETH AZARNOW Y SU SEXTETO TIPICO (on select evenings)
 
Boot Camp with Joaquin Amenabar, author of "Tango: Let's Dance to the Music!" Aug 3-4   Linden Street Dance, Oakland



Until later, Mary









Modesto Tango Bulletin, March 4, 2013

Saturday with Marcelo Molina& Carolina Vazquez was fun, instructive and inspiring  Marcelo and Carolina enjoyed time with us as we enjoyed them.  Coincidentally, he did some work  on "cross system" we had just worked on; we will stay with it a bit longer to re-enforce it. 
Marcelo likes to get pictures of the students after his class.  Here he and Carolina are  in front with the rest of us surrounding him.
We resume lessons at VBoogie's Dance Journey this coming Saturday.

CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK

MONDAY -  March 4 & 11, . Social dancing and practica, Jacobs, 2501 McHenry. 7-9 p.m., an opportunity to practice what we learned in class. No fee, but you are encouraged to order food or drink from the menu.  Some come early to dine.

WEDNESDAY -  March 6,  Beginner class, Senior Center, 211 Bodem. 2:30 p.m.. free  

SATURDAY - March 9,  11 a.m.  - Beginning basics,  at VBoogie's Dance Journey, 711 10th Street, behind the Gallo Art Center.  $10 per  lesson.

Keep track of events with our on line calendar <<http://sites.google.com/site/modestotango/home/argentinetangoacti> Calendar.
Modesto Tango is a non-profit association of tango aficionados dedicated to sharing artistic, cultural and social aspects of Argentine tango. To unsubscribe:<<<http://groups.google.com/group/Modesto-Tango/subscribe>


MILONGAS OUT OF TOWN:

SACRAMENTO
Wednesday's Bravo Restaurant, 1465 Eureka Road, Roseville,  Tango 6:30-9:30 p.m. Good food, good prices

Saturday, March 16, Firehouse 5, 2014 9th Street, March Madness milonga.  Dance the night away wearing ANYTHING BUT Black or Red! The brightest, most colorful man and woman will win a FREE pass to the next milonga!  DJ Michelle Gorre  $10

OAKLAND
 Saturday, Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Ave.  Milonga, $15
DANVILLE
Sunday, April  7,  Blackhawk Plaza rotunda, partly covered and partly open to the beautiful patio, falls, and ponds. First Anniversary Celebration includes: - Free Admission to four hours of Argentine Tango live Music by Redwood Tango- Anniversary Cake- DJ Music by Emilio Flores- Sparkling Cider- Beginners and Intermediate Classes- Solid Authentic Tango Music- A Touch of Nuevo Tango, 3499 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville. Details:  WWW.BLACKHAWKTANGO.COM Convenient free parking, numerous bars, restaurants, coffee shops and facilities.


CLASSES AND PRACTICAS OUT OF TOWN:
Some have expressed interest in these. To carpool call 522-1571

TUESDAY
Sacramento:
At Firehouse 5 Dance, 2014B 9th Street.  Tango Technique:  Class may include warm-up, isolations, drills, floor work and cool-down! Learn great exercises to do on your own to start becoming 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 by the River, 128 J Street,  Old Sacramento.  Further Explorations in Tango Volcada. A new series  with Donna & Nicholas,  covering Volcadas -- beautiful off-axis movements - elegant and graceful and oh-so-sexy. Tuesday classes  designed for those with some Argentine tango experience. 7-8:30 p.m, practica, 8:30-9:30 p.m;  (tango experience required). Drop-in fee: $15

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  Street,: Special Ladies Leading class on  7:00-9:00p (7-8p lesson, 8-9p
practice session) $10 only.


WEDNESDAY
Sacramento
Step One, 1920 T Street (at railroad tracks:), "La Práctica" for all levels with Mike & Alisa 9-10:30 p.m. Beginners always welcome.

Tango on Broadway, 2416 18th  Street,:  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.Intermediate Tango
6:30p-7:30p:  Argentine Tango Fundamentals (Beginners/All Levels)
7:30p-8:30p: Intermediate  Tango 
Monthly:  $50/Single; $90/Couple; Includes all   Wednesday lessons  and Monday  práctica.
Drop-in: $15/ ; includes both lessons  
Instructors Chooi Goh & Kenny Bell.   visit www.kbelltango.com.

THURSDAY
Sacramento -
Tango by the River, 128 J St.,  Old Sacramento
Beginning Tango - 6:30-7:30 pm -- 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 Street, 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
SUNDAY
Emeryville: The Allegro Ballroom,  5855 Christie Ave., Emeryville
Beginner's Class 2-3 p.m,  Intermediate/Advanced Class 3-4 p.m  
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.

COMING UP!




ARGENTINE TANGO USA

OFFICIAL USA CHAMPIONSHIP & USA TANGO FESTIVAL
San Francisco Airport Marriot Hotel,
MARCH 28-31, 2013


OFFICIAL LOCAL BRANCH
TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL & DANCE WORLD CUP 2013

OUR FESTIVAL MASTERS ARE ALL WORLD RENOWNED ARGENTINE TANGO PROFESSIONALS from Buenos Aires with decades of experience in teaching and performing!


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This  unique double tango event which includes a great festival with world-renowned  Argentine Tango Masters from Buenos Aires, and the only OFFICIAL TANGO COMPETITION in the US!
FESTIVAL MASTERS: PATRICIO & EVA; LOS OCAMPO; GUILLERMO & SILVIA; CLAUDIO & MARIANA!
OFFICIAL JUDGES: Gabriela Rojo, Americo Del Río; Christy Cote; Nora Dinzelbacher;  Makela Brizuela  and Santiago Croce
Alicia Pons teaches a workshop: at Cafe Florida. 710 Florida Street, San Francisco,  on Wednesday, March 20, 7:30-9 p.m. $25 (includes milonga).
Boot Camp with Christy & Eduardo Saucedo   May 4-5  Linden Street Dance, Oakland

NORA'S TANGO WEEK  2013 - 16th Anniversary  JULY 4, 5, 6 & 7, 2013
San Mateo Marriot Hotel - A shorter version, still intense and lots of fun!
• Nito & Elba, Graciela Gonzalez, Roxana Suarez & Sebastian Achaval,
 Carolina Del Rivero & Donato Juarez, Ariadna Naveira & Fernando  Sanchez
DJ: EMILIO FLORES. More DJ's TBA
SETH AZARNOW Y SU SEXTETO TIPICO (on select evenings)
Boot Camp with Joaquin Amenabar, author of "Tango: Let's Dance to the Music!" Aug 3-4   Linden Street Dance, Oakland


TANGO TOURS TO BUENOS AIRES

From Marcelo Solis: The Escuela de Tango de Buenos Aires March 2013 Tango Tour: March 22-31.  Workshops, practicas, presentations and milongas with some of the best instructors and dancers from Buenos Aires:   CLICK http://escuelatangoba.com/marcelosolis/tour-to-buenos-aires-2013/payment-menu-2013/ if you want to go to the payment menu.
9 Intensive Days: 12 workshops, 4 hours assisted practice - $720 
9 nights at Hotel Lyon  Single room $945, double $1062, triple $1350.
9  milongas in Buenos Aires, includes transportation and personal assistance,  $380
Airport/Hotel/Airport: Bus $45; Taxi (up to three persons) $125.- | Additional nights at Hotel Lyon: $105 single, $118 double or $150 triple room. | Taxi dancer, $35 per hour. | Tours in the city, country side, Colonia, Montevideo, Mendoza, Iguazu Falls, Patagonia and more!!!



Until later, Mary