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 October, 2022 (Classes listed by Date)

Tuesday Class- Starting October 18th

 

Tango Vocabulary & Linking Steps (Int. level)

In this class series, we will concentrate on understanding the different tango vocabulary. Each week Tony and Ilana will introduce basic understanding of different tango vocabulary and show you how to link them to form a dance and have fun on the social dance floor. Vocabulary include: Boleo, Sacada, Parada, Monlinette, and Arreste.

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

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

            Tuesday Nights, 10/18- 12/13 (No class on 12/6)

            7:00PM-8:00PM

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

 
 

Paradas & Possibilities (Int./Adv. Level)

8 weeks of materials dedicated just for paradas!

Parada means stop! Paradas are very important in Tango. It allows the dancers to stop/ pause in the music. Sometimes paradas can be dramatic, sometimes fun and whimsical. In this series Tony and Ilana will introduce many different places to stop during the dance and discuss the many interesting possibilities and adornments it creates.          

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

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

            Tuesday Nights, 10/18- 12/13 (No class on 12/6)

            8:05PM-9:05PM

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


Thursday Classes- Starting October20th

 

Absolute Beginner's Tango Class  (Beg. Level)

Learn to dance the authentic Argentine tango in a fun and easy way!

No partners required. No dance experience necessary.

This is the class for you, if you:

  • Are an absolute beginner excited to learn the Argentine tango.

  • Have taken tango classes before but like to review the materials.

  • Have two left feet & have never danced before,

  • Or just want to have fun and meet people!

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

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

   - Registration: seattletango@hotmail.com

            Thursday Nights, 10/20 - 12/15 (No class on 11/24 Thanksgiving)

            7:00PM-8:00PM

            $95 (8 weeks class series)

 
 

Sacadas & Combination (Int./Adv.)

Sacada means displacement of the feet/ position in tango. Sacadas are not just fency steps that's beautiful to watch, but it is also fun to do and easy to understand... walking sacadas, rear sacadas, high sacadas, followler's sacadas, continuous sacadas, sacadas in turns, line sadcadas, sacada figures... and much more... come join us to explore these many exciting systems of sacadas!

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

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

            Thursday Nights, 10/20 - 12/15 (No class on 11/24 Thanksgiving)

            8:05PM-9:05PM

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



On-Going Classes ( listed by level)

 

Tango Turns & Linking Steps (Beg./II)

  Tuesday Nights, 8/23 - 10/11 / 7:00PM-8:00PM @ Greenwood SA Center

 
 

Nuevo Tango Steps (Int. Level)

  Thursday Nights, 8/25- 10/13 / 7:00PM-8:00PM @ Dance underground

 
 

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

  Tuesday Nights, 8/23 - 10/11 / 8:05PM-9:05PM @ Greenwood SA Center

 
 

Boleos and Enganches Sequences (Int./Adv.)

 Thursday Nights, 8/25- 10/13 / 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