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Beginning tango dance class & milonga class w/ Luz Castineiras

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm PDT

$20
We are excited to welcome Luz Castinieras to teach both beginning tango and milonga at La Bruja!  The beginner class is geared toward absolute beginners and also anyone who would like to work on their fundamentals.  No partner or experience necessary.
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For the intermediate class, we focus on milonga.  Luz is a master of milonga, both as a leader and a follower. In the milonga class, she explains the differences between body movement in tango and milonga, which apply even to the most basic steps. She also shows us some of the super-fun milonga figures in her repertoire.
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.These classes are taught as “leaders” and “followers” and are inclusive to queer, trans, and non-binary people. Role-switching is welcome.
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These are drop-in classes, but it helps to come every week.
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7:00-8:00 pm beginner class
8:00-8:30 pm practica
8:30-9:30 milonga class (intermediate)
9:30-10:00 pm practica
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$20 general admission, single class (cash only)
$15 for student with ID, single class (cash only)
$35 for both classes in one night (cash only)
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The practica time is included with the class. We encourage students from both classes to dance during the practica. Intermediates:  try to arrive at 8:00!  Drinks are available until 9:00 pm across the hall at Morgan’s Bar and Lounge. All ages are welcome in the dance classes.
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Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94704
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We are a 10-minute walk from Downtown Berkeley BART. For bike parking, use the bell to enter through the service entrance, and go straight to get to the back courtyard. No parking in the City Club lot. Extra parking is available for $2 per hour at the Ellsworth Structure at 2337 Haste St.  This is one of the most beautiful tango venues in the San Francisco Bay Area!
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This is a member event of the Berkeley City Club, organized by Lindsey Newbold
www.labrujatangoberkeley.com

Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
PDT
Series:
Cost:
$20
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Website:
www.labrujatangoberkeley.com

Organizer

Berkeley City Club
Email
info@labrujatangoberkeley.com

Venue

Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Ave
Berkeley, 94704 United States
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