Everything We Know About Queer Tango–

-in the SF Bay Area!

If ya want to add an event or get a monthly email of our ‘everything we know’ list, email us at abrazoqueertango@gmail.com

 Milongas (dance parties)

-Abrazo Queer Tango Presents, Fall in Love with Tango: Saturday March 2nd. Our dance off the face of the earth Spring Event. 7-11 pm. DJ Dan spins vinyl. Beginner and Intermediate lessons, marvelous morsels and performances. $15. Students $7. Finnish Brotherhood Hall: 1970 Chestnut St. in Berkeley, CA 94702. Questions: abrazoqueertango@gmail.com

Duboce Park Café; Free Queer Tango in the Castro (with DJ Zeycan). Every 4th Tuesday at Duboce Park Café, 2 Sanchez Street at Duboce, SF. Free beginner’s lesson, Free Dancing, 7-10 pm. More info: abrazoqueertango@gmail.com, or on Facebook: Free Queer Tango in the Castro Next date: 1/22/13

Practica como la milonga. Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, a night of tango! 7-7:45 beginner’s lesson. 8-10 pm dancing. High Street Station Café: 1303 High Street (at Encinal Ave), Alameda, CA. $5-15 sliding scale. More info: Maya at amalia.bergman@gmail.com Next date:  January 16th

“Nostalgia” Queer Milonga.  Every 2nd Sunday. 5.30-8.30 PM. Homemade food, wine & lots of dancing.  $10. 1236 Sherman St., Alameda. For more details: Kate kolszewska@yahoo.com or Ellen ellenlevitt@hotmail.comNext dates: 1/13/13

-“Pensalo Bien” – a NEW Queer Milonga with live music! 8-11 p.m. $15. Garden Gate Creativity Center: 2911 Claremont Ave. @ Ashby, Berkeley CA 94705. Bi-monthly, 4th Saturdays. Next dates: Jan 26, Mar 23, May 25, July 27, Sep 28, Nov 23rd. Questions: Kate at  kolszewska@yahoo.com

Workshops, Classes and Practicas

QueerTango Class with Maya: Progressive class Sundays: 3:30-5:30. $50 monthly or $15 drop-in. Finnish Hall, 1970 Chestnut St; Berk., CA 94702. More info: amalia.bergman@gmail.com (no class on 1/20 and 1/27)

Release Tango Practica:  Starts Fridays in February. Studio Valencia: 455A Valencia. SF, 8-10pm, $5. Check to confirm dates please! http://www.facebook.com/events/135156173270570. Questions: Ali at info@humilityswim.org, 415-335-6384.

Queer Teachers Available for privates or small groups

Maya: amalia.bergman@gmail.com

Winter & Auriel: qtsfinfo@yahoo.com

Kate kolszewska@yahoo.com

Citabria & Andrea: Citabria@LightOnYourFeet.com

Resources

Queer Tango Resources in SF Bay Area: http://www.facebook.com/groups/88504309052/?ref=ts

QueerTango Connect-SF Bay Area : http://www.facebook.com/groups/139253619473585/

Queer Tango website/blog: http://www.queertangosf.com 

Tango Mango lists all tango events and classes:  http://www.tangomango.org

Queer Partner Dancing Calendar: http://www.outdance.org/ 

 Queer Friendly Tango Classes: Too many to list, but special mention: 

 -Dan & Pier at the Beat in Berkeley every Thursday: http://users.lmi.net/thebeat/danAndPier.htm

-Dan & Christy Tuesdays SF http://www.tangomango.org/link.php?eventid=403&date=2012-10-16

-Glenn’s Sunday Classes: Bissap Baobob 3372 19th St, SF http://www.sfotango.com/

-Jonas Aquino: Thursdays, YWCA in Berkeley: http://www.ywca-berkeley.org/dance-classes/#tango.

-Tuesday Night Tango in Palo Alto. Progressive series with Leslie Gordon. http://www.tntango.com.

Come dance into happy with us!

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