Class concession cards are also available!
Ten class card: $130 - ($100 for Students with ID)
Forty class card: $450 - ($380 for Students with ID)
Intermediate / Advanced:
Class locations in Wellington:
Wellington Whitireia Performance Centre - 25 Vivian St, Wellington
ARGENTINE TANGO CLASSES
Learning to dance the Argentine Tango is a challenging, yet extremely rewarding experience; it is great way to exercise and is highly beneficial to ones emotional, mental and physical wellbeing. People from all walks of life come to our group lessons to learn and perfect their Tango. Our group lessons are not just academic; you will discover a fun and vibrant social club and an unrivalled atmosphere. It is very easy to start learning Tango with us. A partner is not necessary for any group lesson and you don't need any special clothes or shoes at least initially. Our main aim is to teach you the language of Tango so you can feel free to express yourself. By being able to improvise, you will be dancing Tango the way it is supposed to be danced in an improvised way, and not as choreography.
There is no age limit to Tango; everyone from the ages of 16 to 90+ can dance Tango. In fact if you can walk you can dance!
The Argentine Tango has recently been named as part of the world's intangible cultural heritage of humanity by the United Nations see this link for more info http://www.stuff.co.nz/world/videos/2931428,
Suitable for absolute beginners with no prior dance experience or with only a smattering of tango moves. The classes are taught in a relaxed and sociable environment, where the main aim is to have fun while learning one of the most amazing dances in the world Musicality, connection, technique and partnering will be emphasized with all concepts and steps taught in this course.
This level will cover a lot of general technique, as well as all the basic patterns that will enable you to start dancing socially with confidence. We will continue exploring the walk improving navigational skills, the embrace, musicality, as well as starting to introduce pivoting and other new and exciting elements.
These classes are aimed at those who are proficient in tango fundamentals, come along to improve your musicality rhythm and style while bringing your own personality into your dancing. We will be teaching several components including boleos, sacadas, ganchos, fluid turns in both the open and close embrace, and changes of direction. Musicality, connection and technique will be emphasized with all concepts and steps.
Private classes are an effective way to accelerate your learning. By taking a private one-to-one class with us, you are investing in tuition tailored to your level and preferred path of progress. You benefit by being in an environment where you are expertly coached and immediately corrected, preventing bad habits from forming, that could otherwise take months or years to correct.
SALSA CLASSES (Please click HERE for more information)
El tango no está en los pies. Está en el corazón - Tango is not in the feet it is in the heart