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Vals and Milonga Workshops at

posted Feb 20, 2020, 4:54 AM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Mar 1, 2020, 9:24 PM ]

Saturdays at Redfern
@ Aboriginal Dance Theatre, 88 Renwick St

March 7
1 - 2.30pm: Milonga Fundamentals (open level)
3 - 4.30pm: Milonga Combinations* (Int / Adv)

April 4
1 - 2.30pm: Vals Fundamentals (open level)
3 - 4.30pm: Vals Combinations* (Int / Adv)

Redfern

Sundays at Crows Nest
@ Level 1, 11-15 Falcon Street, Crows Nest

March 8
1 - 2.30pm: Vals Fundamentals (open level)
3 - 4.30pm: Vals Combinations* (Int / Adv)

April 5
1.30 - 3pm: Milonga Fundamentals (open level)
3 - 4.30pm: Milonga Combinations* (Int / Adv)

* each Combinations workshop covers different moves and concepts

Crows Nest

Pricing

$35 per workshop or $40 on the day
$30 per workshop - if 4 or more workshops prepaid

Bookings
We encourage you to book in with a partner.

If you are attending without a partner, make sure to book in early, in case we have to create a wait list (we aim for gender balanced classes).

To book Contact Us 

Course: Boleos & Calesitas - starts 1st week of Feb

posted Feb 3, 2020, 9:13 PM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Feb 3, 2020, 9:13 PM ]


Enrolling now for... 

SoTango's Advanced (and upper Intermediate) level courses starting this week in North Sydney and Redfern.
  
When / Where 
Monday, 8.30pm North Sydney (Feb 3 - Mar 16) 
Presbyterian School Hall, 181 Blues Point Rd 

Tuesday, 8.30pm Redfern (Feb 4 - Mar 17) 
Aboriginal Dance Theatre, 88 Renwick St 

Courses are designed to be interchangeable between venues. 

Course rate 
$150 for 7 lessons and includes videos, music resources and study notes for all moves and concepts covered. 
You'll get the most out of the course by attending all 7 lessons but it is also possible to attend casually ($25 per class) 

Theme 
Boleos and Calesitas for social dancing

Instructors 
Sophia de Lautour (national champion) and Paul (Pablito) Warren share a combined tango teaching experience of 36 years+! 

Course: Cross System Cross Variations (Intermediate) Starts 1st week Feb

posted Feb 3, 2020, 9:07 PM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Feb 3, 2020, 9:09 PM ]

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Enrolling now for... 

SoTango's Intermediate level courses starting this week in North Sydney, Redfern and Glebe. 
 
When / Where
Monday, 7.30pm North Sydney (Feb 3 - Mar 16)
Presbyterian School Hall, 181 Blues Point Rd

Tuesday, 7.30pm Redfern (Feb 4 - Mar 17)
Aboriginal Dance Theatre, 88 Renwick St

Wednesday, 7.30pm Glebe (Feb 5 - Mar 18)
Glamour Dance, 1- 9 Glebe Point Road

Courses are designed to be interchangeable between venues.

Course rate
$150 for 7 lessons and includes videos, music resources and study notes for all moves and concepts covered.
You'll get the most out of the course by attending all 7 lessons but it is also possible to attend casually ($25 per class)

Theme
Cross System Cross: variations and combinations for social dancing

Instructors
Sophia de Lautour (national champion) and Paul (Pablito) Warren share a combined tango teaching experience of 36 years+!

Suitability
If you're not sure if you are at the right level go here for course pre-requisites.

Bookings
Bookings are essential - for gender balancing and managing class size.

Contact Us for more details

Tango Integrator Workshops @ Redfern - Oct - Nov 2019

posted Sep 20, 2019, 5:28 PM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Nov 12, 2019, 9:58 PM ]

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SoTango is running a series of intensive workshops on 3 Saturdays over October to November (a total of 6 workshops). Attend as many or as few workshops as you like. Each workshop will cover different moves and music.

Who
Not suitable for beginners.
As an indicator you should be able to lead / follow the following fundamental elements of tango: Parallel and Cross System Cross, Ochos, Giro, Medialuna, Sanguchito and Ocho Cortado.

Instructors 
Sophia de Lautour (Alvarez) and Paul (Pablito) Warren. Sophia is a national champion. Sophia has been teaching tango for over 18 years. Together Paul and Sophia share a combined tango experience of 40 years! 
Go here for their Bios.

Bookings are essential - so we can manage gender balance

Pricing
$35 per workshop or $40 on the day 
*rates are per person 

Student Outing to Sydney Tango Milonga, Bexley 29 June

posted Jun 9, 2019, 6:32 AM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Jun 9, 2019, 6:33 AM ]

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All SoTango students are invited to join us at...
SydneyTango's Winter Milonga

Saturday, 29th June 2019 
@ Bexley Community Club, 8pm - Midnight: Entry $35 (includes complimentary glass of sparkling wine)
24 Stoney Creek Road, Bexley

Spacious venue with with large sprung dance floor
Bar available • Bistro open until 9.30pm • Venue and area parking

Featuring the tango orchestra
  • Barrio del Tango  - a new Tango Orquesta led by Thomas McCorquodale
  • Performance by Sophia with Pedro Alvarez!
Bookings
SoTango is booking a table for students. Please let Sophia know by Thursday 27 June if you'd like to join us so we can reserve you a seat.
Pay on the night 

$5 Introductory Classes June 4 (Redfern) June 5 (Glebe)

posted Jun 3, 2019, 8:54 PM by Sophia de Lautour

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We're inviting first-timers to try out an introductory class with us in Glebe in Redfern.

If you miss these classes you'll have to wait until late August for our next Meetups. So if you're in the mood to tango now is the time to try it out!
  • Pay only $5 for a class that is normally $25
  • Receive a $40 worth of gift vouchers  from SoTango and Glamour Dance for attending.
  • Learn with a national champion
  • Attend with or without a partner.
  • Classes are suitable for complete beginners (we have other newbies starting on these nights)
  • No need to wear any special attire or shoes for your first lesson, but preferably non grippy sole. 
  • Come as you are ready to have a lot of fun and meet new people! 
Where / When
Tuesday, June 4, 6.30 - 7.30pm
@ Aboriginal Dance Centre (upper level), 88 Renwick Street, Redfern

5 min walk from Redfern station. Free parking in car park at end of Renwick street.
or...
Wednesday June 5, 6.30 - 7.30pm
Glamour Dance Shop, 1 - 9 Glebe Point Road, Glebe

Rear of shop, ground floor. At Parramatta Rd end of Glebe Point Road. Free parking in Broadway shopping park after 6pm.

To book in
Email Sophia at info@so-tango.com that you're attending (mention which venue)
If bringing a partner let me know as helps with gender balancing (we have a team of assistants we can bring in, but need some notice)

Arrive 6.15pm for registration ready to start 6.30pm sharp.

Progression
Your $20 voucher from SoTango can be used to discount enrolment in our 7-week beginners courses. These classes are part of our new beginners courses that have recently started. It's not too late to join. 

Go here for more details about our beginners courses
Subscribe to the SoTango Newsletter -  to stay updated about our special promotions and events.

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Pics from our Intro to Tango in Bondi Junction 2.6.19

2 Student outings in June!

posted Jun 5, 2018, 5:03 PM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Jun 14, 2018, 12:21 AM ]

SoTango regularly arranges outings for students to milongas and practicas around Sydney. Our next student outings are to Pablito's Buenas Noches Milonga which he hosts on the 2nd Friday of every month and to Patio de Tango's weekly milonga on Thursdays - Milonga Catedral

Thanks to everyone who came to our outing to Pablito's. What a great night of tango it was!

Need to know (for both milongas)

  • Dress code is smart casual to dressy - whatever takes your mood.
  • Pay at the door (these are not SoTango events)
  • Let Sophia know if you're coming as SoTango will be reserving a table for both.
Thursday June 14
Milonga Cathedral
@ St John’s Church Hall, 120 Darlinghurst Road, Darlinghurst
8.45 - 11.45pm
Entry $15
Features a performance by visiting teachers from Buenos Aires Cecila Gonazlez and Albano Goldberg. Go here for details on their Sydney workshops (June 15-17).
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SoTango Student Outing Friday June 8 Marrickville

posted Jun 4, 2018, 8:54 PM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Jun 4, 2018, 8:54 PM ]

SoTango's next Student Outing is to Pablito's milonga which he hosts on the 2nd Friday of every month.

Friday June 8
'Buenas Noches Milonga'
Marrickville Church hall, 336 Marrickville Road, Marrickville
(entrance from side of Church on Petersham Road)
8pm - 12am

Dress code: smart casual to dressy - whatever takes your mood.
Entry $20. Pay at the door.
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Student Outing - Friday 10.11.17 - Buenas Noches Milonga - Marrickville

posted Nov 5, 2017, 3:33 AM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Nov 5, 2017, 3:34 AM ]

SoTango's next Student Outing is to Pablito's milonga which he hosts on the 2nd Friday of every month.

Friday November 10
'Buenos Noches Milonga'
Marrickville Church hall
336 Marrickville Road, Marrickville
8pm - 12am
DJ Alex!

Dress code: smart casual to dressy - whatever takes your mood.
Pay at the door.
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Starting Nov 1 - complete beginners tango course in Bondi

posted Oct 30, 2017, 10:58 PM by Sophia de Lautour   [ updated Oct 30, 2017, 10:59 PM ]

If you're keen to start learning tango we have good news!

Due to demand we have created an extra course for complete beginners starting in Bondi on November 1. 

Course details
6 Wednesdays
November 1 - December 6
7.15pm - 8.15pm 
@ Waverley Woollahra School of Arts (top floor) 138 Bondi Road.

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our beautiful heritage listed venue in the heart of Bondi!

☆ Go here for how to book ☆

The course rate of $120 enables you to bring a partner for free and includes lots of benefits and extras.

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