Seattle Tango Classes

Tony and Ilana  have been dancing tango together for more than 25 years. The beauty of their movement comes from their maturity in the dance, strong connection and deep respect for the music.

Tony and Ilana are inspirational instructors. They have the special gift of excellent teaching. They take a creative approach to tango, and combine musicality with a superb analysis and breakdown of the individual movements. Their classes are fun, informative, well thought out and presented.

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New Classes Starting August, 2022 (Classes listed by Date)

Tuesday Class- Starting August 23rd

 

Tango Turns and Linking Steps (Beg. II Level)

Tango turn is the 'nuts n bolts of the tango structure. Once we understand the structure, we will concentrate on how to use the turns to link the dance.
Topics include navigation, ocho cortado, pivot ochos, sweet rhythmic turn steps, and more!
This class will prepare you with all the skills you need to become a confident dancer on the social dance floor!!!

   Greenwood SA Center- 525 N 85th St, Seattle, WA 98103

    -No partner is required. We will rotate partners for this class.

            Tuesday Nights, 8/23 - 10/11

            7:00PM-8:00PM

            $95 (8 weeks class series); $15 drop-ins

 
 

Close Embrace Tango Sequences for Social Dancing (Int./Adv.)

Most tango is danced in a close embrace at social dances. This class will show you the techniques on how to dance in a close embrace and popular steps that work well for social dancing!

   Greenwood SA Center- 525 N 85th St, Seattle, WA 98103

   -No partner is required. We will rotate partners for this class.

            Tuesday Nights, 8/23 - 10/11

            8:05PM-9:05PM

            $95 (8 weeks class series); $15 drop-ins


Thursday Classes- Starting August 25th

 

Nuevo Tango Steps (Int. Level)

In this class series, we will sample four fun and exciting nuevo tango steps: Soltadas, Colgadas, Volcadas, & Enganches.

   Dance Underground- 340 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112

    -No partner is required. We will rotate partners for this class.

            Thursday Nights, 8/25 - 10/13

            7:00PM-8:00PM

            $95 (8 weeks class series); $15 drop-ins

 
 

Boleo and Enganche Sequences (Int./Adv.)

We would like to continue sharing with you different aspect of musicality on melody and phrasing. Instead of abstract theories, we would like combine Boleos and Enganches in a multitude of dynamic sequences to express the music.  

   Dance Underground- 340 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112

   -No partner is required. We will rotate partners for this class.

            Thursday Nights, 8/25 - 10/13

            8:05PM-9:05PM

            $95 (8 weeks class series); $15 drop-ins



On-Going Classes ( listed by level)

 

Absolute Beginner's Class (Beg.)

  Tuesday Nights, 6/28 - 8/16 / 7:00PM-8:00PM @ Greenwood SA Center

 
 

Tango Vocabulary 1 (Int. Level)

  Thursday Nights, 6/30- 8/18 / 7:00PM-8:00PM @ Dance underground

 
 

Tango Vocabulary 2 (Int. Level)

   Tuesday Nights, 6/28 - 8/16 / 8:05PM-9:05PM @ Greenwood SA Center

 
 

Tango: Rhythmic Steps (Int./Adv.)

   Thursday Nights, 6/30- 8/18/ 8:05PM-9:05PM @ Dance underground

 

Covid Note:

All events follow current King County vaccination verification and mask mandate.


 

Class Info & Registration:

e-mail: seattletango@hotmail.com

Phone: 206-781-9553