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"NYC Tango & Wine Lover" Message Board › New Meetup: Weekly Argentine Tango Class - New moves this week!

New Meetup: Weekly Argentine Tango Class - New moves this week!
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New York, NY
Announcing a new Meetup for "NYC Tango & Wine Lover"!

What: Weekly Argentine Tango Class - New moves this week!
When: Saturday, June 11, 2011 6:00 PM

($25 @ the door) OR: $22.00 Online per person per hr

Where: Capoeira Angola Center
104 West 14th Street (3rd Floor) Between 6th & 7th Ave.
New York, NY 10011

Location: Capoeira Angola Center, 104 West 14th Street (Between 6th & 7th Ave), 3rd Floor

Level 1: 6PM to 6:55PM
...............Introduction to Tango for Absolute Beginners

Level 2: 7PM to 7:55PM
...............Musicality - Tango Diagnostic Program

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This class will build on walking technique and include new dance elements. In this class we will introduce the pivot and practice this new element doing “Forward Ochos,” a graceful sequence of the woman as she turns around the man doing forward steps. Topics include:

  • Walking (Weight Transfers in Place)
  • Pivoting
  • Forward Ochos

You will learn the following in the next two weeks:

Class 3: Walking (the cross), pivoting, backward ochos.
Class 4: Walking (musicality), molinete.

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Bring your friend, your boyfriend/girlfriend or just yourself. No partner necessary.

How Much Does A Class Cost?

Class cards are available as follows. Each class is 55 minutes in length.


  • 1 class, 4 weeks : $80
  • 2 classes, 4 weeks : $100 ($12.50/class)
    All classes must be taken during the current month.

Same Day Drop In:

  • 1 class (1 hour): $25 at the door (or $22 online)
  • 2 classes (2 hours): $45 at the door (or $35 online)

Where Are The Classes Taught?

Capoeira Angola Center
104 West 14th Street (Between 6th & 7th Ave), 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10011

How Do I Get There?

Take the Subway (or PATH if you live in NJ) to 14th Street:

  • On 6th Avenue: L – F – V, PATH from NJ
  • On 7th Avenue: 1 – 2 – 3
  • On 8th Avnue: A – C – E
  • Union Square: N – Q – R – W - 4- 5 - 6

If you drive, there is usually ample parking on the streets at this time.

What Should I Wear?

Wear comfortable clothing (except pajamas :-D). Women can bring something sexy if they wish and shoes that slide easily with a closed heel like strap or full heel.

Men need shoes that slide easily. You should not wear any shoes with rubber soles. Almost anything but sneakers.

If you have any questions, please contact me at:



PS1: Get a gift certificate for your brother, sister or friend. They will enjoy it!
PS2: Eighty percent of success is showing up. (Woody Allen)

*Classes are sponsored by GourmeTango LLC.

DISCLAIMER: By joining this group you hereby agree to assume all risks & liability related to or resulting from any & all group functions. You agree that neither you nor any third party will hold the group, any of the group's leaders, representatives, instructors, or sponsors liable for any injury, loss, or damage to your own person or any members of your family, friends, acquaintances, pets, or property, arising directly from or as a consequence of any group activity.

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