Tango West, established 17 years ago, was instrumental in bringing Tango to Bristol and the surrounding area. It is run by Andrew and Michele. Over the years we've held thousands of classes and put on and DJ'd at over 400 social dances and events.Tango West is the place to come to learn and dance Argentine Tango
All budding Tangueros just turn up at 6.30pm on Wednesdays
6.30-7.30pm New Beginners & recent dancers
This class is suitable for absolute beginners, recent dancers and anyone wishing to refresh their technique....
We will cover: tango movement technique; posture, balance and axis; connection in the embrace: musicality; tango floorcraft and etiquette. Fun, friendly and structured classes with instructors Michele and Andrew.
£6 per class or £30 for 6 classes.
7.30-7.45pm practice time.
7.45-8.45 Themes & Technique class
This class is suitable for those with a solid understanding of fundamental tango technique. This class will focus on key themes designed to develop your dancing skills and build confidence for social dancing.
This week - Mysteries of the Cross System pt 2 (4th Feb)
This week and beyond, we will examine the differences between the 'Cross Foot' and 'Parallel' systems of walking, showing how 'Cross Foot' walking opens up a whole range of new possibilities in the dance
£8 per class including practica. ( Rewards system in place).
8.45-10.45 Practica for all £4
Practica free with second class, or only £2 with first class
Whole evening inc Practica £10
Milongas & Events
We host regular Milongas (Social Dances) at the Redland Club, Burlington Rd, Bristol BS6 6TN. We aim to create the atmosphere of a Traditional Buenos Aires Milonga: featuring Golden Age tango music, played in tandas with cortinas...encouraging good floorcraft and the use of tango etiquette, including the cabeceo.
Andrew and Michele are also very experienced Traditional Tango DJ's having provided the music for literally 100's of Milongas over 15 years. They are available to DJ at your Tango event if you wish.
The Wednesday evening PRACTICA will continue-
with the following changes....
8.45 - 10.45pm £4 (on the 4th Feb)
Since we've just altered some of our 2015 dates, we are laying them all out here on the Home page for you to see.
Remember, always check with the website before turning out for an event, because last minute changes sometimes cannot be avoided
SUNDAY - TANGO CAFE DOMINGO 2 - 7pm £10
Jan 4th, Feb 1st, Mar 1st, Apr 12th, May 3rd,
July 5th, Aug 2nd, Sept 6th, Oct 4th, Nov 1st,
SATURDAY - MILONGA ESTA NOCHE 8pm - 12am £8
Jan 17th, Feb 21st, March 7th, Apr 18th, May 23rd,
Jun 20th, July 18th, Sep 19th, Oct 17th, Nov 14th,
Dec 19th (Milonga de Navidad)
Tango West - bringing Tango to Bristol & the South West for 17 years
Forthcoming milongasClick below
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