Visiting teachers

Fabio Robles and Marce Ospina are offering Perth Tango Club Members classes on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 April. Marce is also offering two Followers classes - scroll down for details and booking.

See them dancing at a workshop in Melbourne:

Book now: Fabio and Marce classes - details and booking at Trybooking

Details of Fabio Robles and Marce Ospina

Workshop 1: Sat 22nd April 12 – 1:30 pm
Tango foundations: In this session we will work basic concepts for leaders and followers in order
to improve their dancing skills. This will include: Eje, caminada, pivots, disassociation and

Workshop 2: Sat 22nd April 2 – 3:30 pm
Leading and following tips: In this workshop we will focus on the connection and the
understanding of the leading/following. We will provide you with a tango sequence in order to
apply specific techniques.

Workshop 3: Sun 23rd April 1 – 2:30 pm
Pivots and sacadas: In this class we will work on a sequence that will challenge your sacadas and
pivots. We will work on disassociation and how we use it in order to have smoother and cleaner

Workshop 4: Sun 23rd April 3-4:30 pm
Milonga: This class will be good fun! We will work on milonga lisa, milonga traspie and respective
sequences to improve the dynamics of your dancing. 

Marce Followers classes - details and booking:

A special treat for Followers

Marce Ospina is offering two workshops with great tips and dancing workout to improve your technique, foot work, embellishments and music interpretation. Each workshop will start with a warm up, followed by tango workout and some routines to apply to technique.

Book now for workshops on Saturday April 22 and Sunday April 23

Details of  Marce Ospina Perth Workshops April 22 and 23 2017. 

Basic technique will be provided during the workshops such as cruce, caminada, adornos (embellishments), voleos' and ochos' framework, as well as balance and core workouts.
Ladies Workshop 1: Sat 22 April 3:45 - 5:15 pm

 Caminada, curce and pivot

In this session we will work on fundamental technique in order to dance smoothly and with a strong understanding of each element. In this session you will be aware of each step you are doing, why and the possibilities behind a proper ejection.

Ladies Workshop 2: Sun 23 April 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Some embellishments and more

This workshops will have a brief review of the previous workshop as well as the implementation of voleos technique and possible embellishments when pivoting to make your dance more colourful and dynamic.

Please bring either your flat dancing shoes or socks, plus your tango heels to the workshops.

Wednesday 19 April

 7:00 pm     Basic levels and More Experienced Pairs

See below for details of classes  

Thursday 20 April New classes Begin

Beginners Taste of Tango Free at 7:00pm Thursdays

Tango Basics 7:30 - 8:30  Thursdays Starts with warm up at 7:00 pm

Click the link below to register and pay on line:

Tango Giros 8:45 - 9:45 pm Thursdays (arrive early at 8:15 to warm up)

Click the link below to register and pay on line:

To join TANGO BASICS and /or TANGO GIROS Courses you must be a member of the PTC.

The Club membership fee is $10 for the rest of the club year 1 April - June 30.

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See below for details of classes  

Every Wednesday 7pm – 8.15pm

TUITION FOR COUPLES, conducted by Wendy & Joe

Whether you are a basic or more advance pair, get semi-private tuition in Vals.

VALS tuition continues Wednesday 19 April

New Future Students: Date for your DIARY Wednesday 3 May TANGO
tuition begins again


Every Thursday 7pm – 7:30pm

Time to join in Thursday lessons at the club Thursday 20 April...

Bring a friend and get them started.

Try another course to develop greater confidence on the dance floor.


Details of classes:

TASTE OF TANGO - Thursday 7.00-7.30pm. This is a free 1/2 hour taster/practice/refresher - an introduction to tango. This is for anybody who is curious about this intriguing dance from Argentina and would like to ‘dip their toes in the water’. Teachers - George Edwards/ Elena Parker/ Marzena Cichon/ Michael Hampton.


TANGO BASICS - Linear Movements, Thursday 7.30 - 8.30 pm – This course covers the basic linear movements, structures and music of Tango. No previous experience is required. This course is also useful for dancers who are coming back to tango after a long break or wish to revisit tango basics. This is an 8 week course commencing on the 6 April 2017. Please note that "Taste of Tango" is a part of the "Tango Basics" course and students should arrive at 6:50 pm and be ready to start the course at 7 pm.

Please arrive at  6.45 pm if you are registering and/or paying for the course.

Teachers - George Edwards/ Elena Parker/ Marzena Cichon / Michael Hampson.


TANGO GIROS - Circular Movements - Thursday 8.45 - 9.45 – This course is an introduction to circular movements and covers Turns & Pivots. This course is for people who have completed the Tango Basics course and are keen to further their skills. This is an 8 week course commencing on the 6 April 2017. Students should arrive early to ensure a warm  up  before the 8:45 class.

There will be an opportunity for students to practise after the lesson.

Teachers - George Edwards/ Lidia Elicegui.

It is not necessary for you to attend the courses with a partner. The teachers will try to organise volunteers among club members to balance follower/leader numbers. In order for us to organise this you need to register early.

To register for a place in any one of these courses please email George Edwards at stipulating the course/courses and phone number.


Dancers who have previously taken these courses are welcome to repeat the courses and it is acceptable to take both Tango Basics and Tango Giros concurrently if you have previously done Tango Basics.

There are several times this week to enjoy tango at PTC.

Tuesday 18 April: Practica - time to share and practice moves from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm.  DJ Sharon. All welcome.

Wednesday 19 April: Milonga Roja from 8:30 pm till 11:00 pm with music provided by  DJ Sam

Friday 21 April: Cafe Milonga from 8:30 pm till late with music provided by  DJ Helene

Sunday 23 April:

NO Ladies Technique class or Practica Domingo see details of Classes with Fabio Robles and Marce Ospina

Ghetto Milonga from 7:00 pm till 10:00 pm with DJ Mark


Your Club Needs YOU!

Lots of fun tasks to keep the club running smoothly... so if you have time volunteer... It's YOUR club. 
If you think you can help, please e-mail or talk to a Committee Member directly. Your help would be greatly appreciated.


Come along and join others passionate about Argentine tango


Regular Weekly Events

Tuesday: Practica 7.30pm - 10.00pm


Tango Classes. Check club newsletter or Contact the Club -

Milonga Roja 8.30pm - 11pm

Thursday: Tango classes. Check club newsletter or Contact the Club -

Friday: Tango Cafe 8.30pm to late

3rd Saturday of month: Themed Milonga 8.30pm to late

5th Saturday of month (if there is one): Tango Vida 8.30pm to late

Sunday: Practica Domingo 3.00pm-5.00pm

Plus The Ghetto Milonga featuring alternate music every second and fourth Sunday 7-9pm