New November tango sessions PLUS Hamilton milonga on Nov. 11

The month of October has flown by! New sessions start this week and next in Oakville, Hamilton and Toronto.
Plus, our monthly milonga in Hamilton will take place on Sunday, Nov. 11 with a class at 5:30pm and the milonga at 6:30pm.  The last one was well-attended and a lot of fun! There were dancers from Oakville, Burlington, Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge, Rockton and Hamilton. The location for the milonga is: The Ballroom, 1043 King St. W. in Westdale Village, near McMaster University. Free metered and street parking.) Join us for great dancing, lovely music, good times and delicious treats.
Here are the details for new tango sessions:
Friday, Nov. 2 — 4 week session of Level 1 (7pm) and Level 2 (8:15pm) in Oakville (Fitbox Studio: 33 Shepherd Rd, near Kerr and Speers. Lots of free parking in the studio’s parking lot.
Saturday nights at Palermo Tango Club:  every Saturday night except the last one of the month. Class at 8:15pm followed by a friendly milonga. (Joy of Dance Studio: 95 Danforth Ave at Broadview, 3rd floor above the Brazilian restaurant, Rodeo). This is a drop-in class — all are welcome.
Mondays: 8pm in Hamilton. All levels welcome. Newcomers start on Nov. 5. Drop-in and class packages available. (The Ballroom: 1043 King St. W (Westdale village near McMaster University. Free on-street parking).
Thursdays in Toronto at the Swansea Town Hall: new session starts on Nov. 8. The class starts at 8:15pm in the Founders Room (Ravine level of Swansea Town Hall, 95 Lavinia Ave, in Bloor West Village; free on-site and on-street parking.)
Are private classes more your style? We offered personalized learning at your speed and to fit into your schedule.
Need more info? Please feel free to contact us.
Fall is in the air and tango in the soul!
See you on the dance floor,
Michelle and Miguel

Inaugural Milonga in Hamilton today

We hope that you can join the fun on Sunday, October 14th for the inaugural 2nd Sunday of the month milonga!

New milonga on October 14 in Hamilton
  • The class starts at 5:30pm (open to all levels) and is followed by the milonga from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.
  • There will be some light refreshments too. If you want to bring something to share, that would be wonderful.
  • Location: 1043 King St. W (near McMaster University) in Hamilton. Free on-street parking at meters and on side streets.
  • Class and milonga ($20 per person; $10 for students with valid ID)
  • Milonga only: $10 per person. Cash only.
Thanks for your support and see you there,
Michelle and Miguel
your hosts

NEW monthly milonga in Hamilton plus new tango sessions/Thanksgiving schedule

We have some exciting news to share with you! We will be hosting a monthly milonga in Hamilton at our lovely studio in Westdale. Our inaugural event will be held on Sunday, October 14 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. Please save the date and become part of a friendly community of dancers from all over Southern Ontario!
New milonga on October 14 in Hamilton. See you there!
Here are the details:
  • Tango class at 5:30pm (all levels welcome)
  •  Milonga  6:30pm to 9:30pm — fun social Argentine tango social dancing to a mix of traditional and newer music with DJ Miguel.
  • There will be free snacks and refreshments available. You are invited to bring something to share too if you wish!
  • Location: The Ballroom (1043 King St. W, Hamilton, ON)
  • Cost:
    • Class and milonga: $20 (students with ID pay $10)
    • Milonga: $10
New tango sessions start dates:
  • Fridays in Oakville (33 Shepherd Rd at Fitbox Studio; free on-site parking): 4 week session starts on October 5th at Level 1 at 7pm and Level 2 at 8:15pm.
  • Thursdays in Toronto (Founders Room/Basement level at Swansea Town Hall — 95 Lavinia Ave, near Bloor and Runnymede; free on-site parking). 4 week session starts October 11 (all levels).
  • Mondays in Hamilton (1043 King St. W. in Westdale; free on-street parking) — new students start on October 15th at 8pm. NO CLASS on October 8 due to Thanksgiving.
  • Saturdays in Toronto (95 Danforth Ave, 3rd floor) at 8:15pm: NO CLASS on October 6 due to Thanksgiving; classes resume October 13th.
Please feel free to share this information with your friends and contacts.  You can help us to share the love of tango and to welcome more people to the community.
 
We are now have page on Facebook! Like us at @MiguelyMichelleTango and share the site with your friends. 🙂
 
We appreciate your ongoing support and can’t wait to see you at our lessons and milonga!
Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours,
Miguel and Michelle

New tango classes and session starts this Labour Day week

We hope that you are enjoying your labour day weekend!
Here’s what is coming up this week:
Hamilton:
  • Monday, September 3 in Hamilton:  8 to 9:15pm. NOTE: there will be a class today. Drop-ins are welcome to this open class.  Brand new to tango? The new session date for beginners is Sept. 10. (1043 King St. West, free parking in front of meters or on side streets).

Toronto:

  • Thursday September 6th iat 8:15pm:  New session and re-commencement of classes at Swansea Town Hall (Village Room (in the basement), 95 Lavinia Ave). This class will focus on both leading/following technique and figures to enhance your confidence and improvisation skills. (Free parking on-site and on surrounding streets; close to Runnymede TTC station). All are welcome!
  • Saturday, September 8 at 8:15pm : Join us for a drop-in class followed by a friendly milonga (Joy of Dance Studio, 3rd fl., 95 Danforth Ave).  Parking on side streets; across the street from Broadview TTC station). This is a great place to learn tango and then practice it in a low-stress, welcoming environment.

Oakville:

  • Friday, September 7 in Oakville: Level 1 at 7pm and Level 2 at 8:15pm (all classes are 75 minutes; session dates: September 7, 14, 21 and 28). Drop-ins are permitted.  Take both levels and save 50% on the second class! Free on-site parking.
Tango classes with Miguel and Michelle in September 2018
Private classes:
Looking for more personalized learning at your own pace? Both Miguel and Michelle are available for private classes (daytime, evening and weekend time slots are available). Multiple-class discounts are available.
Thanks for your continued interest in our tango classes!
See you soon,
Michelle y Miguel

Have your holiday and tango too! Monday, August 6 in Hamilton

Have an amazing long weekend and top it all off with our regular Monday night tango class on Monday, August 6th in Hamilton.

All are welcome!

Join us from 8pm to 9:15pm.  It is an open class and is suitable for all levels.

The studio is located at 1043 King St. West in Westdale. Free parking on King St. and on the side streets.

See you there!

Michelle and Miguel

Happy Canada Day! Your guide to tango this weekend

Hello!

Here is what is happening this weekend:
  • Thursday, June 28 at 8:15pm: Class at Swansea Town Hall (Village Room, 95 Lavinia Ave)
  • Friday, June 29: NO classes in Oakville (at Fitbox)
  • Sat., June 30 at 8:15pm in Toronto (Joy of Dance Studio, 3rd fl., 95 Danforth Ave): As it is the last Saturday of the month, Linda is teaching the class (and hosting the milonga).
  • Monday, July 2 at 8pm in Hamilton: Class as usual (at the Ballroom Studio, 1043 King St. West).
New sessions start dates:
Friday, July 6 in Oakville: Level 1 at 7pm and Level 2 at 8:15pm (all classes are 75 minutes; session dates: July 6, 13, 20 and 27). Drop-ins are permitted; take both classes and save!
Monday, July 9 in Hamilton:  Open/all levels class. Drop-ins welcome; 6 class pass is available for added savings.
Both Miguel and Michelle are available for private classes (daytime, evening and weekend time slots are available). Ask us about our multiple-class discounts.
We hope you have a great long weekend!
Abrazos,
Michelle y Miguel

Happy Family Day! Tango class tonight in Hamilton at 8pm

We hope you are enjoying Family Day!

There will be a class tonight in Hamilton at 8pm. Come and see our lovely new studio (1043 King St. W in Westdale).  There is free on-street parking at the meters and on the side streets.

This class is suitable for all levels. Beginners and newcomers are welcome!

See you soon!

Miguel and Michelle

Tango Classes and Events this Labour Day weekend

Feel like tangoing this weekend?  Here is what is going on:

Toronto: Saturday, September 2 at 8:15pm.  Join this drop-in class and stay afterwards for the friendly milonga.
Studio location: 95 Danforth Ave., 3rd floor.
Hamilton: Monday, September 4 at 8pm.  Spend Labour Day with a fun group of tango dancers.  Please note the new time and new location.
Studio location: 1043 King St. West (2nd floor; separate door).  There is free on-street parking (side streets) and free metered parking on King St. W after 6pm.
 
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Here is what’s coming up next week after the long weekend:
 
Toronto:  Thursdays at 8:15pm classes start again on September 7th
Studio location: Swansea Town Hall — 95 Lavinia Ave.
Oakville:  New 4 week tango session starts on Friday, September 8th.  Join Level 1 at 7pm or Level 2 at 8:15pm.
Studio location: 33 Shepherd Rd (near Speers Rd. and Kerr St.)
New students are welcome at all of our classes.  If you have any questions or need more information, please use the contact form to connect with us.
Have a great weekend!

Tango activities schedule for August 2017

We are back from our odyssey in Argentina and keen to return to our Argentine tango classes and activities!

Who loves tango? We sure do!

Here is the schedule for August 2017:

Toronto: Saturday nights starting August 5 at 8:15pm at the Palermo Tango Club (Joy of Dance Studio, 95 Danforth Ave, 3rd floor). The class is followed by a friendly milonga. All levels welcome.

Hamilton: Mondays starting August 7 at 7pm at the Studio on Wellington (directions are here). Beginners and those with some experience are welcome.  Leaders: we have some great followers who would be a delight to work with.

Oakville on Friday nights starting August 11 (Fitbox Studio: 33 Shepherd Rd, Oakville near Speers and Kerr). There are two classes:  Level 1 (beginners) at 7pm and Level 2 (those with more experience) at 8:15pm. You can register now online here.

If you have questions or need more information, please contact us using the contact form below or by phone: 289-799-9249.