Winter Session 2018

The Winter Session begins on Sunday, January 7, 2018. You must pre-register by contacting us either by email or at (613) 789-9996, so we can create leader-follower balance.

Major Changes this Session!

– Sunday Práctica starts at 7:30 PM.
– Mini-Sessions will resume in the Spring.
– Monday’s classes will take place at 317 Chapel Street. Wednesday’s classes will still be at De La Salle.

Class Descriptions

Tango 1: Fundamentals for beginners – the embrace, leader-follower connection, basic walking, the cross, ochos, simple musicality, and essential floorcraft.
Tango 2: Continue your tango journey. We’ll build on the fundamentals and explore turns, the cross system, and begin working on milonga. (Pre-requisite: Tango 1)
Intermediate 2: This class focuses on refining basic movements within close embrace. We’ll refine your turn technique, explore musicality, and introduce sacadas. (Pre-requisite: Intermediate 1)
Advanced 2: Learn to use what you know with more nuance, in terms of your connection with your partner and musicality. We’ll also touch on fundamentals throughout to “tune up” your dance. (Pre-requisite: Advanced 1
Connection and the Free Leg: Explore how connections with your partner and within yourself influence the quality of sacadas, ganchos, wraps, barridas, and boleos. (Pre-requisite: Advanced Tango)
Tango with brigitte and Francis: Create a more connected, musical dance by delving into the technical details. We challenge you to go beyond “steps” and take command of your movements for a more vibrant, creative tango.

Wednesdays, 8:00 – 9:00 PM
$12 per person, $10 for students

Solo practice is key to taking your dance to the next level. In these guided sessions, you’ll do drills designed to improve your balance, technique, and leader-follower connection.