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Members Classes - Thursdays


Time to join in Thursday lessons at the club ...  Bring a friend and get them started.

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

Beginners Taste of Tango Free at 7:00pm

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

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

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

The Club membership fee from 1 June is $20 for the rest of the club year until June 30 2018.



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 which commenced 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 commenced 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 - Elena Parker/ Melvyn Scholtz/ Gerard Aitken/ 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 secretary@perthtangoclub.com  stipulating the course/courses and your 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 20June: Practica - time to share and practice moves from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm.  DJ Eibh. All welcome.

Wednesday 21 June: Milonga Roja from 8:30 pm till 11:00 pm with music provided by  DJ Elena

Friday 23 June: Cafe Milonga from 8:30 pm till late with music provided by  DJ Gerard

Sunday 25 June:

Ladies Technique class from 1:00 - 2:30 pm with Nina

Practica Domingo from 3:00 - 5:00 pm DJ Geetanjali

Ghetto Milonga from 7:00 - 10:00 pm DJ Artur

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 secretary@perthtangoclub.com or talk to a Committee Member directly. Your help would be greatly appreciated.

Perth Tango Club is proud to host Anibal Montenegro & Hosanna Heinrich
Saturday 12 – Sunday 20 August

Booking now possible on


 A comprehensive series of workshops designed to explore different qualities of movement, sequences, history, connection and variations in the music. The main idea is to work with quality and joy of the dance!

Over 4 classes on “Technique Saturdays” we have developed a useful program to refine and improve the dance based on technique for followers, leaders and couples in lineal and circular movements.
Plus an extra ladies class on Wednesday 16 August!

On Sundays, the program of 4 classes is dedicated to expanding your tango vocabulary with classic combinations and innovative variations. We will explore expression through the music in Milonga and Vals, with elements to spice your dance! 

Program of Classes

Weekend 1:

Saturday Technique & Sunday Tango Toolkit:
A comprehensive set of workshops based on the 'must have' combinations from the canon of traditional tango.

We begin with classic steps and progress to contemporary twists and variation while maintaining the essence and elegance of the tango history and spirit.

Saturday 12 August
11:30 - 1:00 Workshop 1: Deep basic, walk, embrace, suspension and control (All Levels)
2:00 - 3:30 Workshop 2: Ladies Technique (All Levels)

Sunday 13 August
11:30 - 1:00 Workshop 3: TangoToolkit #1 Rebotes - Classic to complex (Int)
2:00 - 3:30. Workshop 4: TangoToolkit #2 To Pivot or not: Milonguero Variations (Int)

Wednesday 16 August
7:00 - 8:30 Workshop 5: Ladies Technique class with Hosi  

Weekend 2:

Saturday Technique and Sunday Dynamic Essentials: Exploring the possibilities of Milonga and Vals, How do dynamics change depending on the proposition of the orchestras? Connect with your partner and the music through playful combinations
Saturday 19 August
11:30 - 1:00 Workshop 6: Deep Basic, torsion, spirals, and pivots (All Levels)
2:00 - 3:30 Workshop 7: Men's technique (All Levels)

Sunday 20 August
1:00 - 2:30 Workshop 8: Milonga, lisa and traspie. (Int)
3:00 - 4:30 Workshop 9: Vals, discover the unique flavour and dynamic. Caminatas and turned movements. (Int)
Membership of PTC is needed for WORKSHOP booking
Each workshop members $25

Gala Milonga on Saturday 19 August $20 for Members and $25 for guests

Prices for packages:

Package 1: ALL workshops with Milonga $180

Package 2: Weekend 12 & 13 August with Milonga $100

Package 3: Weekend 19 & 20 August with Milonga $100

Private Classes

Privates classes one or two people max. One hour.

One teacher: 1 class $100 / 2-3 classes $90 / 4+ classes $80

Two teachers: 1 class $140 / 2-3 classes $130 / 4+ classes $120

Private Group class: $300 Just for couples int/adv level. Max 6 people who want to work deeply in a topic that they choose during two hours.

Contact: Hosannah and Anibal


Hosannah: 0412153283



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 - secretary@perthtangoclub.com

Milonga Roja 8.30pm - 11pm

Thursday: Tango classes. Check club newsletter or Contact the Club - secretary@perthtangoclub.com

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