Argentine Tango Activities this long weekend

enjoy your long weekend!

This is what is going on tango-wise this long weekend:

Friday May 19: Oakville — no tango class on May 19.  A new 4 week session starts May 26 (7pm and 8:15pm) (Fitbox Studio: 33 Shepherd Rd). Leaders: there are lovely followers in both levels.

Saturday May 20: Toronto — join friendly folks for a class at 8:15pm and milonga (9:15pm)  (3rd floor, 95 Danforth Ave (Joy of Dance Studio).  All are welcome!

Sunday May 21: Guelph — a fun-filled class from 7 to 9pm (26 Eramosa Rd). Come check it out!

Monday May 22: Hamilton —  open class at 7pm — all levels welcome! Leaders take note — there are awesome followers in this class. (15 Wellington St. N, 2nd floor. Look for Red Rockets awning).

No matter what your plans are, have a safe and rejuvenating weekend!

See you on the dance floor,

Miguel and Michelle


Happy Easter! Classes and activities this weekend

Happy Easter Weekend! Here is a summary of the tango activities happening this weekend in the GTHA.

Toronto:  There is a class and milonga on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 8pm.  The Palermo Tango Club is held every Saturday night at the Joy of Dance Studio, 3rd floor, 95 Danforth Ave (at Broadview). There are refreshments, traditional tango music and friendly dancers.

Guelph:  Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017. No activities that day. Save the date for the next Just Dancing event on April 30, 2017 from 6 to 9pm.

Hamilton: There is a class on Monday, April 17 at 7pm.

New tango sessions start next week:

Oakville: new Level 1 and Level 2 sessions start April 21, 2017 at 7pm and 8:15pm. Pre-register now!

Have an excellent holiday!

Michelle and Miguel

Just Dancing: Argentine Tango dance on Oct. 30 in Guelph

Join a great group of tango dancers from all over southern Ontario for an evening of “Just Dancing”.  It takes place on Sunday, October 30 from 6 to 9pm, at the Ballroom Class Studio (26 Eramosa Rd, on-street parking in the neighbourhood). The cost is $10 per person.

All are welcome! The environment is friendly and relaxed.  The music is traditional with some nuevo twists.  There are tasty snacks!

Dress up if you dare!!

Just Dancing on October 30 n Guelph.  Dress up if you dare!

Just Dancing on October 30 in Guelph. Dress up if you dare!

See you then,

Michelle and Miguel

Thanksgiving weekend tango events

We hope you are having a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend!! May there be lots of great friends, family time and delicious food!!

There is a drop-in tango class tonight at Palermo Tango Club (Joy of Dance Studio, 3rd floor, 95 Danforth Ave at Broadview). The music goes on at 8pm and the one hour class starts at 8:15pm.  A milonga follows where you can practice your moves and enjoy the company of friendly dancers. There are free snacks and beverages too!  This class takes place every Saturday and all are welcome!

There will be no classes on Sunday (in Guelph) and Monday (in Hamilton). Click on the city names to find out more about session start dates and other details about these classes.

Fall is in the air and tango in the soul!

Fall is in the air and tango in the soul!

All other classes are running as usual:

Wednesdays in Hamilton: Beginner/Advanced Beginner at 7pm (15 Wellington St. N.) 75 minutes; drop-in cost $18 p.p. or 6 class package: $90 p.p.

Thursdays in Toronto: All levels at 8:15pm (Swansea Town Hall, 95 Lavinia Ave.) 75 minutes; drop-in cost $18 p.p. or 6 class package: $90 p.p. New sessions start on Oct. 20.

Fridays in Oakville:  A new 4 week session starts on October 28. There are two classes available (Fitbox Studio, 33 Sheperd Rd, near Speers and Kerr):

  • Beginner/advanced beginner from 7 to 8:15pm
  • Intermediate from 8:15 to 9:30pm.
  • You can sign up directly online here by clicking on enrollment.

We wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving!

Miguel and Michelle

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Yes, you can attend Just Dancing even if you are a newbie to tango!

Dear tango friends,

On the last Sunday of the month, tango dancers from all over southern Ontario meet to hang out and just dance the Argentine Tango.

From beginners to the more experienced, they come together in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.   Sweet and savoury treats are shared; good times are had by all!!  The music is a combination of classics by traditional orchestras with a bit of nuevo tango added to the mix too.

You can join this great group on Sunday, Sept. 25 from 6 to 9pm.

Just Dancing in Guelph on Sept. 25 from 6 to 9pm

Just Dancing in Guelph on Sept. 25 from 6 to 9pm

We look forward to seeing you then!

Michelle and Miguel

Hello there, Tango. What’s up this long weekend?

Some of us are chillin’ at home this long weekend. Feel like adding some Argentine Tango to your plans?

Join us on the dance floor in Oakville, Toronto and Guelph.  Here is what’s happening:

Tango classes and milongas:

Friday nights in Oakville : 7:30pm at Fitbox Studio (33 Shepherd Rd, near Kerr St and Speers Rd.). New 4 week session starts Aug. 5. Sign up now!

Saturday nights in Toronto: 8:15pm (music goes on at 8pm for warming up/practicing) at the Joy of Dance Studio (95 Danforth Ave, 3rd floor). Milonga follows after the class. Simply drop-in and have a blast!!

Just Dancing – a friendly, relaxed milonga in Guelph: 6 to 9pm.  Drop-in and meet some nice people — who usually bring yummy treats!!!

Guelph tango dancing July 2016

You can dance with friendly people and eat your cake too!

Have a great weekend! See you on the dance floor,

Michelle and Miguel