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This group is for anyone who wants to learn to Argentine tango. Everyone is welcome, from first-timers to experienced dancers. Come learn this beautiful dance in the Berkeley City Club's historic ballroom. We host beginner classes on Wednesday evenings followed by a practica. No partner or experience necessary. All genders are encouraged to lead and follow. Join us! (Please check event listings on this page for exact dates; occasional Wednesdays are cancelled with at least 30 days' notice). www.labrujatangoberkeley.com

Upcoming events (5)

Tango Fundamentals with Luz Castiñeiras (part 2)

Berkeley City Club

$15.00

Luz Castiñeiras joins us for a seven-week progressive series in tango fundamentals in March and April. Luz recommends attending all classes in the series, but drop-ins are accepted. No partner or experience necessary. All genders are encouraged to lead and follow. Class 7:00-8:00 Practica 7:00-10:00 Class and Practica $15 Practica only $8 discount for members of the Berkeley City Club Luz Castiñeiras is a tango dancer at heart, a musician, and a music therapist. Aside from dancing tango she plays and teaches piano and has composed several tangos. Her first tango teacher was Rodolfo Dinzel, who taught her how to improvise and create dance, instead of reproducing it. She also finds inspiration in Chicho Frumbolli and Gustavo Naveira, who bring an intimate understanding of tango music and dance.

Tango Fundamentals with Luz Castiñeiras (part 2)

Berkeley City Club

$15.00

Luz Castiñeiras joins us for a seven-week progressive series in tango fundamentals in March and April. Luz recommends attending all classes in the series, but drop-ins are accepted. No partner or experience necessary. All genders are encouraged to lead and follow. Class 7:00-8:00 Practica 7:00-10:00 Class and Practica $15 Practica only $8 discount for members of the Berkeley City Club Luz Castiñeiras is a tango dancer at heart, a musician, and a music therapist. Aside from dancing tango she plays and teaches piano and has composed several tangos. Her first tango teacher was Rodolfo Dinzel, who taught her how to improvise and create dance, instead of reproducing it. She also finds inspiration in Chicho Frumbolli and Gustavo Naveira, who bring an intimate understanding of tango music and dance.

Tango Fundamentals with Luz Castiñeiras (part 2)

Berkeley City Club

$15.00

Luz Castiñeiras joins us for a seven-week progressive series in tango fundamentals in March and April. Luz recommends attending all classes in the series, but drop-ins are accepted. No partner or experience necessary. All genders are encouraged to lead and follow. Class 7:00-8:00 Practica 7:00-10:00 Class and Practica $15 Practica only $8 discount for members of the Berkeley City Club Luz Castiñeiras is a tango dancer at heart, a musician, and a music therapist. Aside from dancing tango she plays and teaches piano and has composed several tangos. Her first tango teacher was Rodolfo Dinzel, who taught her how to improvise and create dance, instead of reproducing it. She also finds inspiration in Chicho Frumbolli and Gustavo Naveira, who bring an intimate understanding of tango music and dance.

Tango Fundamentals with Luz Castiñeiras (part 2)

Berkeley City Club

$15.00

Luz Castiñeiras joins us for a seven-week progressive series in tango fundamentals in March and April. Luz recommends attending all classes in the series, but drop-ins are accepted. No partner or experience necessary. All genders are encouraged to lead and follow. Class 7:00-8:00 Practica 7:00-10:00 Class and Practica $15 Practica only $8 discount for members of the Berkeley City Club Luz Castiñeiras is a tango dancer at heart, a musician, and a music therapist. Aside from dancing tango she plays and teaches piano and has composed several tangos. Her first tango teacher was Rodolfo Dinzel, who taught her how to improvise and create dance, instead of reproducing it. She also finds inspiration in Chicho Frumbolli and Gustavo Naveira, who bring an intimate understanding of tango music and dance.

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