Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Summer Term dates and Autumn dates

Hi everyone,

I hope you are enjoying the summer heat!

Just to keep you informed as to what is happening now until the end of summer term and a few early autumn events -
Our classes are running in London weekly, on Every Monday and Tuesday and Wednesdays in Reading until we break for our Crete Tango holiday and then summer break on 19th August -and resume from 9th September.

Monday Intermediate Tango class will be at 7.45-9.15pm inc 15 minute Practica. Drop in throughout July and the beginning of August last class and Summer celebrations 12th August with Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra Wood at :-
The parish church, Our Lady’s, is at 54 Lodge Road, NW8 8LA -

12 mins walk from St John’s Wood tube station.

Entrance to the right of the church downstairs.

Tuesday general level Tango Class 7.45-9pm at The North London YMCA , 184 Tottenham Lane, entrance on Elmfield Ave. Crouch End, London N8 8SG.
With Guillermo and Alexandra . Last class and summer celebrations 13th August. First class next term 10th September.

Wednesdays - We will be teaching in Reading Tango Group st Luke’s Church, Erleigh Rd. Reading every Wednesday until 14th August. 7.15-9.45pm

Milonga school trip!
We will be teaching and celebrating summertime at Pavadita Milonga
Pavadita, 11 Rutland Grove London W6 9D
on 28th July, class at 6.45pm we hope you can join us.

Summer Tango Hols. No classes between 19th August - 9th September. we have a couple of places if you would like to join us in August. Or why not come and join us in Agios Nikolaos in October?.

Autumn 2019
Just to give you a taster of exciting events we have planned for Autumn

Show- Tangomotion at Oxford playhouse Theatre- 11th Sept. 21st September we are performing in Norwich (In October we are in Poole on 23rd and 25th - Eastbourne with the show).

Weekender 28th & 29th September 2019. London.
Weekend of workshops and a show with Guillermo and Alexandra - on Saturday 26th September - please book in advance and with a partner, if you need help finding a partner do let us know.
3 workshops - 

12.30pm Tango-
1.40pm -Milonga- 
2.50pm - Vals 

12.30-4pm breaks in between each class - 

at The Harringay Club
Entrance in Ribblesdale Road opposite Hornsey Railway Station
50 Tottenham Lane
Crouch End
N8 7EE
For Sat Nav use N8 7EP
To book please email
£50 package for all 3 classes or £20per class,  or for two workshops £36.00.

Sunday 29th September - Tango on The Thames - show and class 2pm. Shepherds Hall, St Thomas’s Hospital, Westminster, London.

October- 2019
Tango Spa Holiday. First edition in Agios Nikolaos, Crete 8-14th October
Places available for men and women.

Canterbury Tango Festival- 18-20 Oct.

~ A weekend of EXCLUSIVE TANGO WORKSHOPS and evening MILONGAS held at a timelessly ELEGANT VENUE in the historic city of CANTERBURY, Kent ~

Reading Tango festival -25-27th October

We hope that will keep you inspired.

Hope to see you soon!

Very best wishes and big hugs,

Alexandra and Guillermo

Thursday, 30 August 2018

We are delighted to be in our New Monday Tango venue from 4th March 2019 - Please see our Monday schedule below -

Hi everyone,

We are delighted to announce our new venue for Monday classes, it is a lovely hall in a church in St. John’s Wood on the Jubilee Line. (About 10 minute walk from the tube station). There is a large free car park.

The Parish Church, 
Our Lady’s, is at 54 Lodge Road, 
St John’s Wood 
Nearest tube St. John’s Wood Jubilee line (10 min walk).
**The hall is to the right side of the church and down some stairs.

Here is our Monday and Tuesday Tango Schedule for April -August 2019 - PLEASE NOTE SOME CLASSES NEED PRE-BOOKING

 With Guillermo and Alexandra. 

Tuesday class will continue every week in April and over Easter as normal. 7.45-9pm 
at The YMCA Crouch End.184 Tottenham Lane
N8 8SG

Every Monday there will be a class UNTIL 14TH AUGUST. Please check updated schedule for special weeks.

We look forward to seeing you in our new venue on Monday at 7.45pm!. The studio is on the right side of the church.

Bookings by text or email - 07971 822 341

Thank you for all for your continuous, warm support which we appreciate greatly.

Very best wishes,

Alexandra and Guillermo

Tuesdays - all levels Tango at 7.45-9pm.
Ymca, entrance off 184 Tottenham Ln. On Elmfield Ave. Crouch End N8 8SG,

Wednesdays from 9th January 7.15pm -9.45pm we will he teaching each week at The Reading Tango Club at St Luke’s parish Hall, Erleigh Rd, Reading RG1 5QY

Weekend in 

SHOWS - Tangomotion with the wonderful orchestra Tango Siempre and dancers Guillermo torrens and Alexandra Wood, Richard Manuel and Paula Duarte. 
An wonderful concert of Tango music and dance - TangoMotion Tour Dates & Tickets - Ents24 › tangomotion-1

Tango Holidays-
Or for our summer holiday from 20th August for a week! In the beautiful holiday resort Sitea, Crete.
Places are currently available but they usually sell quickly so please do contact us if you are interest or have questions.
Contact Maria  

Please contact us for any further information or for booking our London Tango workshops.
Alexandra Wood
+44 7971 822 341


We are looking forward to be back teaching at Pavadita, Hammersmith on Sunday 26th July. Class at 6.45pm

We are delighted to be teaching on Sunday 21st July 2019 at Herstmonceux Castle with
London weekend workshops - date to be announced shortly.

Shows on tour in the UK with TANGO SIEMPRE. Tangomotion- 

Best wishes and big hugs,

Alexandra and Guillermo 

Thursday, 28 September 2017

"Tango, when two people unite in perfect harmony and express through music!"

Ladies Tango Technique workshop in London!
Saturday 4th November 2017 1pm - 2.30pm
Intermediate level - Please pre-book - (places limited).
Please bring flat and heels.
This workshop is a must have for any female tango dancer wanting to develop her dancing skills. Detailed work on musical embellishments, posture and alignment i the key to any all dancing, excerises to strengthen these. The correct execution of steps!
At The Harringay Club, 50 Tottenham Lane, N10 4EE
infront of Hornsey OG Station, turn Left and cross over.
5 mins from Highbury and Islington Tube stn. change platform to overground
or 2 mins from Finsbury park Station platform 8 on Overground,  2 stops (every 10 mins.)


Wednesday, 2 November 2011

Isadora Duncan wrote:  "The dancer's body is simply the luminous manifestation of the soul..... This is the truly creative dancer, natural but not imitative."
Pamela Brown said:  "Dance can give the inarticulate a voice.