TODAY Last Tango of the year! I hope you make it tonight!

From: Daniel
Sent on: Friday, December 28, 2012 12:00 PM
TODAY FRIDAY DECEMBER 28 Last Tango of the year!

7:15 pm beginners Tango by Gayle & Tioma
8:15 pm intermediate Tango by Gayle & Tioma



Open Dancefloor until 2:30 am !

$12 ($15 with the classes included)
$ 8 (Students with ID )
Ukrainian East Village Restaurant
140 2nd Ave ( between 8th & 9thSt)
Dinner and drinks optional


GAYLE MADEIRA & TIOMA MALORATSKY currently teach and perform Argentine tango in and around New York City. Tioma also DJs at various milongas in and around New York City. In addition, they teach an Argentine tango class with a coached practice every Tuesday night at Ripley Grier studios in New York City and Tioma produces and DJs at Ensueño Milonga every Monday night in the Ukrainian East Village Restaurant, New York City. Gayle and Tioma perform and teach tango with each other as well as with various other partners.

Between the two of them, Tioma and Gayle have a total of 32 years of dance teaching experience. They also have extensive experience in various movement modalities including the Alexander technique, tai chi, nei kung, gyrotonic, pilates, yoga, floor-barre and contact improvisation. Tioma has been dancing Argentine tango for 18 years. Gayle has been dancing for 37 years (ballet and modern) and tango for 6 years.

Gayle and Tioma dance traditional, close embrace, salon style, improvised tango and strive to emulate the elegant dancing which was done by dancers from Buenos Aires of the 1930s and 40s .
More about Gayle & Tioma here:

Ongoing Classes with GAYLE & TIOMA
Multi-Level Class + Coached Practice
When: Every Tuesday, 8-10:30pm
Where: Ripley-Grier Studios, 939 8th Ave., New York, NY between 55th/56th St.
How much: $25 per single class, $80 for a monthly package (4 classes) 
Financial aid available

Class Format:
Tango movement fundamentals (all levels, 15 minutes) 
Partner connection exercises (all levels, 15 minutes) 
Partner exercises - improvisational techniques for social dancing, with switching roles (all levels, 20 minutes)
Core patterns for social dancing (intermediate level, 25 minutes)
Advanced variations for social dancing (intermediate/adv. level, 25 minutes) 
Coached practice - class students only (all levels, 50 minutes)


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