Friday, 21 February 2014

Tango classes every Monday at 7.45pm-9.15pm & Wednesday's (Last weds class 29th June) at 7.35pm-9.05pm in Covent Garden. Drop in and be warmly welcomed!


Tango group classes every Monday Tuesday and Wednesday. 
  Monday's-with Cristian Petitto and Alexandra Wood - Intermediate Tango session, at the new time 7.45pm - 9.15pm. 
An excellent class for experienced intermediate/plus dancers who wish to challenge their dancing and work on creative moves and how we use these moves with different orchestras. Each week will be progressive, we will develop moves that will be choosen depending on the orchestra we are studying that particular week.  We work equally with women's and men's steps and embellishments. You are welcome to drop in any Monday. 
7.45-9.15pm at the usual place Oasis Sports Centre, 32 Endell st. And High Holborn, Covent Garden. 

Tuesday's Beginners Drop in Tango class 7.30-9pm at North London YMCA, Tottenham Rd. Crouch End, London with Cristian and Alexandra. 

Wednesday Tango class at Reading Tango Club with Cristian Petitto and Alexandra Wood from 7.30-9.30pm Technique and Intermediate Tango (also Beginners class from 7.15pm). 

Ladies Tango Technique Workshop monthly! -Saturday's in London.
 In October we have a special school trip for you in Brighton on Sunday 30th  with 
workshop 1.11.45-12.45 -Become a more complete Follower.All levels 
2.1pm-2pm Unleash your inner tango diva -intermediate plus level/advanced
Special deals for all my students - to book visit and go the the 2nd brightangothon page you will get the special offer if you say you are booking with Alexandra school trip. Hope you can join me. X

Fitness First, 243 High Holborn, Holborn, London. Please pre book £15.00. 
This workshop will focus on styling, posture and embrace, execution of pivots and turns and different cross and musical adornos! I hope you can join me.

Harrogate Tango festival  18th -20th November 2016 
We are delighted to be teaching and performing at this festival in autumn. We hope you can join us there for a lovely tango full weekend with three milongas, loads of classes and shows! With Cristian Petitto & Alexandra Wood, Guillermo Torrens & Maria Maragaki & Richard Manuel & Caroline Hanson. For more info and booking contact 07866565478

Both Monday and Wednesday class take place at Oasis Sports Centre, 32 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AG

MILONGA workshop Saturday 9th July with Guillermo Torrens & Alexandra at Fitness First, 243 High Holborn. 1pm-2.30pm  Please pre book

Student MILONGA trips -  

26th June at Tango on the Thames class with Cristian Petitto and Alexandra @12pm

8th July Negracha Milonga- 7.30pm class with Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra at Wild Court, Covent Gdn.

Sunday's 3rd and 10th July  at Pavadita MILONGA Hammersmith class at 7.30-8.30pm
Class with Cristian Pettito and Alexandra 

Friday 8th July Negracha MILONGA Wild court, Covent Gdn. Class with Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra 7.30pm 
For workshops and weekenders please see 'workshop' section. 
LADIES TANGO TECHNIQUE WORKSHOP FOR INTERMEDIATE/PLUS DANCERS - Saturday 7th May 2016 AT 1pm - 2.30pm £15.00 at Fitness First, Holborn
This workshop will be aimed at dancers who have a strong basic technique and would like to work on their styling, adornos and musicality. We will work on freeing the leg so it is agile and able to react spontaneously to the space and time and music!. Gorgeous elegant embellishments and styling. This session promises to be inspiring and a full on work out as well as opening individuals creativity! Please pre-book.Next workshop may 7th, June.

Milonga Workshop on Saturday January 16th at 1pm - 2.30pm - at Fitness First, Holborn, London with Guillermo Torrens and Alexandra Wood - This workshop is for all levels of tango dancers who want to improve their Milonga, fun, creative steps, that will get you dancing to all milongas! £20.00pp.

Please pre-book.

Tango holidays 2016
Rome Tango holiday from 15th - 20th March. A luxury Tango city holiday
Or Ischia!

Beginners weekly classes on Thursdays in Pimlico with Guillermo Torrens

Tango weekender in York 'Euphoria York" Jan. 13-15th2017with Alexandra and Paolo Gasparini with click on weekenders/hoidays to book.  6 workshops and shows and milongas! 

Intermediate tango workshop Saturday 7th May 2016 at The Laboratory Spa, muswell hill N10.

 Both weekly classes at Oasis Sports Centre, 32 Endell St. off High Holborn, Covent Garden, London

Weekend workshop Holborn or Muswell Hill


Rome Tango Holiday! March 15th - 20th 2016.

Thanks for all your requests for another  Tango holiday in Rome, as promised, we have organised it for you!

Ischia holiday May 2016

Our favorite little island holiday in Ischia, Italy, 22nd May 2016, a beautiful peaceful Spa Tango holiday, we love this place and after 4 Tango holidays there we can honestly say it is a little paradise, a perfect place to relax, site see and dance and learn Tango, a wonderful Tango community exists on this magical island.
This package includes -
4 * Spa hotel
All meals included, breakfast, lunch and dinner
Plus a wonderful spa day out to Poseiden Gardens
Transfers to and from the airport.
Milongas in the evenings
Tango classes daily.
9price does not include flights but they are less than £100 return if booked in advance)
Book this holiday early to take advantage of bargain prices - early bird prices before 31st Jan. 2016
£820 pp double room
£899pp single room
after 31st Jan -
£870pp double room
£935pp single room

Please let us know if you have any questions or if you would like us to save you a place?.
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Tango holiday- Rome

I am emailing you to let you know about our next holiday in Rome, so you have priority on bookings and you can take advantage of the early bird booking offer. We have limited places for this holiday and we are booking in equal numbers of men and women as best as we can.
ROME TANGO HOLIDAY - **Special early-bird offer available.**
We have found the perfect hotel and location for our holiday and we have got it! we fell in love with this hotel, the location is central but quiet and sophisticated, just a short walk to the heart of Rome. Everyone loved it who stayed in November.
DATES -Tuesday 15th March - Sunday 20th March.
Holiday package -
- Luxury hotel in a beautiful central area of Rome, including bed and breakfast
- Authentic selected Italian restaurant near the hotel for evening meals
- Tango classes daily.
- Milongas in the evenings with mini bus transportation
-Transfers from the airport to the hotel and return. 2 pick-ups available mid-day and early evening
-Hotel taxes
*not including flights but there are very reasonable flights for sale to Rome from London with Easyjet, Alitalia or British airways. As soon as you book I will advise you of the best flights to get.
We have an earlybird booking fee on special offer if you book before 25th December- so hurry hurry hurry...
£785.00per person for a double room
£865.00per person Single room
Bookings after 31st December -
£835.00 per person Double
£895.00 per person Single
This is going to be an amazing week, with lots of dancing and visiting incredible sites of Rome with fabulous food and wonderful dancing!. Please do let us know if you would like to come with us. Places are limited for this holiday.
Hope to see you soon!
Much love,
Alexandra XX

contact -

Tailor made intensive Tango holidays to suite your requirements

TANGO HOLIDAYS   - email -

If you are interested in coming on a Tango holiday with us, we have been invited to make a few different ones in the next few months do let us know and we can send you all the information you require.

book your place now - - 07971 822341

Pre-booking essential for weekend workshops— **Please double check studio location the day before the workshop** or tel. 07971 822341. 

We hope you can join us!

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

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.