The Austin Tango Society

Calendar List (next 30 days)

Jul. 22nd Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Jul. 22nd, 8:30pm — 12:00am

MILONGA *** RUSA

Come and enjoy a fun milonga at the Russian House Bar & Restaurant!! This exciting addition to the Austin tango scene is at one of the coolest new venues in town. Tango specials are available!! The classic Russian food is amazing and is served until 10:30PM. The BAR serves over 100 types of special vodkas and is open LATE. The Russian House is located at 307 E. 5th St. between Trinity and San Jacinto. DJ music in a combo traditional/alt mode and LIVE MUSIC happens monthly. A FREE Intro-to-tango class will be available from about 8:30PM to anyone interested with social dancing to follow.

Come and check it out and enjoy that wonderful Russian energy!!

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Jul. 23rd La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Jul. 23rd, 9:00pm — 10:00pm

Today only from 9 to 10pm.

LA PRACTICA DE LOS MIERCOLES

EVERY MIERCOLES / WEDNESDAYS @ EX GALAXY.
7:30 TO 10:30 PM

DIFFERENT DJs....
GREAT MUSIC....
GREAT FLOORS....
SNACKS PROVIDED....
A LOT OF PARKING....
AND YOUR GREAT SPIRIT!!!!!

PRICE: $5.
FULL STUDENTS WITH ID: FREE.

LOCATION: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio (STUDIO 1), 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking. GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS.

NOTE: Daniela IS NOT canceling her Wednesdays regular classes. Her classes are at Studio 2 from 7 to 9pm. She will partcipate at the practica from 9 to 10:30pm. SHE IS THERE TO HELP YOU, ASK ANY QUESTIONS TO HER. The students who took the previous classes (7 to 9pm) are invited to participate of the practica for FREE from 9 to 10:30pm with Daniela's guidance as well.

PRACTICA IS AT STUDIO 1.

Questions? e-mail her at daniela4tango@gmail.com

info at www.danielaarcuri4tango.com

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Jul. 24th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Jul. 24th, 9:00pm — 12:00am

Join us for this weekly Milonga. $5 entrance fee (by donation for current Esquina students!!)

Glover Gill plays the piano every 1st and 3rd Thursday 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Fabulous in house DJs rotate every week: Fil Cruz, Patrick Stalling, DJ "G", Juan Marcos and El Yoni

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Jul. 25th Milonga El Beso, Hosted By Daniela Arcuri With Dj Patrick Stallings

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704.
Date/Time: Friday, Jul. 25th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

HOSTED BY DANIELA ARCURI, from Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Milonga EL BESO on the Fourth Friday of the month at Galaxy Dance Studios in South Austin, TX.
Great floors, sound system and a lot of parking!!!

9pm to 1am: Milonga with DJ PATRICK STALLINGS.
Please, bring your own wine and pot luck to share with every one.

Price
$10 Milonga

Location
At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking.
GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS & A LOT OF PARKING!!!

FMI call Daniela at (512) 934-8477 or email her at daniela4tango@gmail.com
FMI: www.danielaarcuri4tango.com
See Daniela dancing at: www.youtube.com/daniela4tango

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Jul. 26th Milonga Del Campanario

location: 209 Pedernales St., Austin, TX 78702
Date/Time: Saturday, Jul. 26th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

4th Saturday Milonga :: Milonga del Campanario from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am.
Costs $10.00/ $7 Esquina Members & University Students
Snacks provided. BYOB. Free mini-class with Gustavo at 9:00 pm.

MILONGA STARTS at 9:30 pm

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Jul. 27th Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Jul. 27th, 12:00pm — 2:00pm

What: Leona Practica
When: Sunday, July 6, 2014
Where: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759 (Austin Bellydance Studio)
Cost: by Donation
DJ: TBA

This week's Leona Practica will coincide with Leona Dance's End of Season Sale!

All but the last shipment of Coco's Limited Edition Tango skirts are 30% off!

Last Tango Apparel and fishnet tights (excluding leggings) - 50% off!

Consignment shoes (new and used) - 50% off!

Best of all - "Goal Argentina" Leggings, benefitting Esquina Tango Austin -- available for $15. (20% of sale price goes to Esquina Tango!)

****
ACCESSORIES FROM ARGENTINA - 50% off! - I have a small number of leather accessories (including Argentina's famous floral leather) for sale - wallets, coin purses, hair accessories etc.

****

Please visit the Leona Training Storefront to see what items will be offered in the retail area - https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

SUPER IMPORTANT NOTE: Cupprimo's Cupcakes and Coffee next door, is open on Saturdays . . . nom nom nom nom . . .

MR. TANGO SHOES - MEN'S, WOMEN'S, AND PRACTICE SHOES!

The new shipment arrived last week, and I have a few pair left in a range of sizes. Check the Leona Training Square Market page to see current stock! https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

PRACTICA DETAILS:

Bottled water will be provided along with snacks. Feel free to bring treats to enjoy or share, but please understand that the owner of the studio would prefer that we keep food, and non-water beverages away from the dance floor and enjoy them instead in the back room area.

There is plenty of free parking in the shopping center, plus places to eat etc.

Please send any suggestions, feedback etc., any time - and thank you all for your support and ideas. Also, Betsi would be happy to rent out her studio space for any classes, workshops, private lessons etc., and for the summer, the schedule is very open. One time bookings are $30 an hour for the space. Weekly bookings are $25/hr. Please contact Betsi Robins (Bahaia) at bahaiatx@yahoo.comfor more information.

DIRECTIONS:

(On the opposite end of the shopping center from Big Lots - near Cupprimo and Liberty Pharmacy. A map can be found on Bahaia's "Instruction" page here: http://bahaia.com/?page_id=39)

If you have any trouble finding the studio, call Mari at 512-666-910

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Jul. 27th Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Jul. 27th, 7:00pm — 9:30pm

Every Sunday: AUSTIN TANGO PRACTICA
Tapestry Dance Company
2302 Western Trails
Austin, TX 78745
[from Western Trails behind Central Market South, from Ben White behind EZ Loan]
The music will be in tanda and a short cortina format, just like at a milonga, so we can practice our cabeceo, etiquette and floor craft (let's maintain the two outside lanes for dancing and leave the center area for other practice, OK) !!!
From 7:00 to 9:30 pm in Studio One, USE SIDE ENTRANCE, FIRST DOOR TO LEFT OF LOADING DOCK...
First time is FREE, cost is $4.00.
For information, location just email me at filcruzjr@msn.com, and I will get back to you ASAP ....
[This practica is NOT a substitute for formal instruction. Practica is not a classroom or private lesson setting, but it IS an opportunity for local and visiting dancers with some previous experience to gather and work/play/share.]

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Jul. 28th Milonga "loca" At Opa

location: Opa Coffee and Wine Bar, South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Jul. 28th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

8:30- 9pm Intro Tango class
DJ "G" from 9pm- 12am!.

Everyone is welcome to a fun Tango Night at Opa Coffee Wine (http://opacoffeewine.com/.) Evening starts with an intro lesson to authentic Argentine Tango (no experience or partner needed) and follows with two hours filled of social dancing by wonderful guest DJs. This is a great way to extend the weekend! This event is 100% free!!!!! Two left fee welcome!

Contact: Monica Caivano

Jul. 29th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Jul. 29th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

MILONGA *** RUSA

Come and enjoy a fun milonga at the Russian House Bar & Restaurant!! This exciting addition to the Austin tango scene is at one of the coolest new venues in town. Tango specials are available!! The classic Russian food is amazing and is served until 10:30PM. The BAR serves over 100 types of special vodkas and is open LATE. The Russian House is located at 307 E. 5th St. between Trinity and San Jacinto. DJ music in a combo traditional/alt mode and LIVE MUSIC happens monthly. A FREE Intro-to-tango class will be available from about 8:30PM to anyone interested with social dancing to follow.

Come and check it out and enjoy that wonderful Russian energy!!

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Jul. 30th La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Jul. 30th, 7:30pm — 10:30pm

LA PRACTICA DE LOS MIERCOLES

EVERY MIERCOLES / WEDNESDAYS @ EX GALAXY.
7:30 TO 10:30 PM

DIFFERENT DJs....
GREAT MUSIC....
GREAT FLOORS....
SNACKS PROVIDED....
A LOT OF PARKING....
AND YOUR GREAT SPIRIT!!!!!

PRICE: $5.
FULL STUDENTS WITH ID: FREE.

LOCATION: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio (STUDIO 1), 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking. GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS.

NOTE: Daniela IS NOT canceling her Wednesdays regular classes. Her classes are at Studio 2 from 7 to 9pm. She will partcipate at the practica from 9 to 10:30pm. SHE IS THERE TO HELP YOU, ASK ANY QUESTIONS TO HER. The students who took the previous classes (7 to 9pm) are invited to participate of the practica for FREE from 9 to 10:30pm with Daniela's guidance as well.

PRACTICA IS AT STUDIO 1.

Questions? e-mail her at daniela4tango@gmail.com

info at www.danielaarcuri4tango.com

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Jul. 31st Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Jul. 31st, 9:00pm — 12:00am

Join us for this weekly Milonga. $5 entrance fee (by donation for current Esquina students!!)

Glover Gill plays the piano every 1st and 3rd Thursday 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Fabulous in house DJs rotate every week: Fil Cruz, Patrick Stalling, DJ "G", Juan Marcos and El Yoni

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 1st Da Tango Miilonga. 8pm-1am. With Daniela Arcuri & Dj Tba

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704.
Date/Time: Friday, Aug. 1st, 8:00pm — 1:00am

DA TANGO MILONGA with Daniela Arcuri & DJ tba
The first Friday of the month at Ex Galaxy Studios.

8pm-1am Dancing with DJ

Please, bring your own wine and pot luck to share with every one.

Location
At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking.
GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS & A LOT OF PARKING!!!

Price
$10

For more information call Daniela at (512) 934-8477 or email her at daniela4tango@gmail.com

FMI about classes and special events go to danielaarcuri4tango.com
youtube.com/daniela4tango

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Aug. 2nd Milonga Excepcional

location: Galaxy Dance Studios, 1700 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Saturday, Aug. 2nd, 8:30pm — 1:00am

MORE INFORMATION SOON

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Aug. 3rd Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 3rd, 12:00pm — 2:00pm

What: Leona Practica
When: Sunday, July 6, 2014
Where: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759 (Austin Bellydance Studio)
Cost: by Donation
DJ: TBA

This week's Leona Practica will coincide with Leona Dance's End of Season Sale!

All but the last shipment of Coco's Limited Edition Tango skirts are 30% off!

Last Tango Apparel and fishnet tights (excluding leggings) - 50% off!

Consignment shoes (new and used) - 50% off!

Best of all - "Goal Argentina" Leggings, benefitting Esquina Tango Austin -- available for $15. (20% of sale price goes to Esquina Tango!)

****
ACCESSORIES FROM ARGENTINA - 50% off! - I have a small number of leather accessories (including Argentina's famous floral leather) for sale - wallets, coin purses, hair accessories etc.

****

Please visit the Leona Training Storefront to see what items will be offered in the retail area - https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

SUPER IMPORTANT NOTE: Cupprimo's Cupcakes and Coffee next door, is open on Saturdays . . . nom nom nom nom . . .

MR. TANGO SHOES - MEN'S, WOMEN'S, AND PRACTICE SHOES!

The new shipment arrived last week, and I have a few pair left in a range of sizes. Check the Leona Training Square Market page to see current stock! https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

PRACTICA DETAILS:

Bottled water will be provided along with snacks. Feel free to bring treats to enjoy or share, but please understand that the owner of the studio would prefer that we keep food, and non-water beverages away from the dance floor and enjoy them instead in the back room area.

There is plenty of free parking in the shopping center, plus places to eat etc.

Please send any suggestions, feedback etc., any time - and thank you all for your support and ideas. Also, Betsi would be happy to rent out her studio space for any classes, workshops, private lessons etc., and for the summer, the schedule is very open. One time bookings are $30 an hour for the space. Weekly bookings are $25/hr. Please contact Betsi Robins (Bahaia) at bahaiatx@yahoo.comfor more information.

DIRECTIONS:

(On the opposite end of the shopping center from Big Lots - near Cupprimo and Liberty Pharmacy. A map can be found on Bahaia's "Instruction" page here: http://bahaia.com/?page_id=39)

If you have any trouble finding the studio, call Mari at 512-666-910

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 3rd Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 3rd, 7:00pm — 9:30pm

Every Sunday: AUSTIN TANGO PRACTICA
Tapestry Dance Company
2302 Western Trails
Austin, TX 78745
[from Western Trails behind Central Market South, from Ben White behind EZ Loan]
The music will be in tanda and a short cortina format, just like at a milonga, so we can practice our cabeceo, etiquette and floor craft (let's maintain the two outside lanes for dancing and leave the center area for other practice, OK) !!!
From 7:00 to 9:30 pm in Studio One, USE SIDE ENTRANCE, FIRST DOOR TO LEFT OF LOADING DOCK...
First time is FREE, cost is $4.00.
For information, location just email me at filcruzjr@msn.com, and I will get back to you ASAP ....
[This practica is NOT a substitute for formal instruction. Practica is not a classroom or private lesson setting, but it IS an opportunity for local and visiting dancers with some previous experience to gather and work/play/share.]

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 4th Milonga "loca" At East Side Show Room

location: East Side Show Room, East 6th Street, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Aug. 4th, 9:30pm — 1:00am

"Milonga Loca" at East Side Showroom
9:30pm - 1:00am Milonga with DJ "G"

Join us to in one of our milongas around town! Everyone is welcome to fun Tango Nights! Evening starts with an intro lesson to authentic Argentine Tango with Gustavo Simplis and follows with two hours filled of social dancing by wonderful DJ G plus special sreeening of tango movies .This is a great way to extend the weekend!!

This events are 100% free!!!!! Two left feet welcome!
No experience or partner needed.
Please note various location where Milonga Loca happens (not at Esquina Tango)

Contact: Monica Caivano

Aug. 5th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Aug. 5th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

MILONGA *** RUSA

Come and enjoy a fun milonga at the Russian House Bar & Restaurant!! This exciting addition to the Austin tango scene is at one of the coolest new venues in town. Tango specials are available!! The classic Russian food is amazing and is served until 10:30PM. The BAR serves over 100 types of special vodkas and is open LATE. The Russian House is located at 307 E. 5th St. between Trinity and San Jacinto. DJ music in a combo traditional/alt mode and LIVE MUSIC happens monthly. A FREE Intro-to-tango class will be available from about 8:30PM to anyone interested with social dancing to follow.

Come and check it out and enjoy that wonderful Russian energy!!

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 6th Austin Piazzolla Quintet At Buenos Aires Cafe

location: 13500 Galleria Cir, Ste 120, Bee Cave, TX 78738
Date/Time: Wednesday, Aug. 6th, 7:00pm — 9:00pm

AUSTIN PIAZZOLLA QUINTET :: Our regular Wednesday at Buenos Aires Cafe has been magically transformed into one Wednesday a month. Less pressure on you, the listener! We will be there the first Wednesday of every month. From 7-9 pm. Visit our New, Improved Website: http://apqtango.com Buenos Aires Cafe at the Hills Country Galleria, 13500 Galleria Cir, Ste 120, Bee Cave, TX 78738 (512) 441-9000 www.buenosairescafe.com. Thanks for all of your support! James Anderson, Austin Piazzolla Quintet.

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 6th La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Aug. 6th, 7:30pm — 10:30pm

LA PRACTICA DE LOS MIERCOLES

EVERY MIERCOLES / WEDNESDAYS @ EX GALAXY.
7:30 TO 10:30 PM

DIFFERENT DJs....
GREAT MUSIC....
GREAT FLOORS....
SNACKS PROVIDED....
A LOT OF PARKING....
AND YOUR GREAT SPIRIT!!!!!

PRICE: $5.
FULL STUDENTS WITH ID: FREE.

LOCATION: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio (STUDIO 1), 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking. GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS.

NOTE: Daniela IS NOT canceling her Wednesdays regular classes. Her classes are at Studio 2 from 7 to 9pm. She will partcipate at the practica from 9 to 10:30pm. SHE IS THERE TO HELP YOU, ASK ANY QUESTIONS TO HER. The students who took the previous classes (7 to 9pm) are invited to participate of the practica for FREE from 9 to 10:30pm with Daniela's guidance as well.

PRACTICA IS AT STUDIO 1.

Questions? e-mail her at daniela4tango@gmail.com

info at www.danielaarcuri4tango.com

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Aug. 7th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Aug. 7th, 9:00pm — 12:00am

Join us for this weekly Milonga. $5 entrance fee (by donation for current Esquina students!!)

Glover Gill plays the piano every 1st and 3rd Thursday 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Fabulous in house DJs rotate every week: Fil Cruz, Patrick Stalling, DJ "G", Juan Marcos and El Yoni

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 8th La Tazza Fresca Milonga

location: 519 W 37th St., Austin, TX 78705
Date/Time: Friday, Aug. 8th, 9:15pm — 12:15am

La Tazza Fresca Milonga
519 W 37th St.
Austin, TX 78705
SECOND FRIDAY OF MONTH!!!
From 9:15 pm to 12:15 am
DJ music by TBA
Bring a friend, social dancing, a relaxed setting, coffee, beer, wine & food available.
What more can you ask for !!!
This is a FREE event, but please patronize the restaurant, any purchase is greatly appreciated. Also, DJ TIP JAR by DJ table.

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 9th Noche De Tango !

location: 209 Pedernales St., Austin, TX 78702
Date/Time: Saturday, Aug. 9th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

2nd Saturday:: Noche de Tango
This month DJ only !
(alternating one month GloverTango/ One month DJ Only)

Cost
When live music $15.00/ $12 Esquina Members & University Students.
When DJ Only $10.00/ $7 Esquina Members & University Students.
Mini crash class at 9ishpm with Gustavo
Snacks provided, bring your own beverage.

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Monica Caivano

Aug. 10th Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 10th, 12:00pm — 2:00pm

What: Leona Practica
When: Sunday, July 6, 2014
Where: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759 (Austin Bellydance Studio)
Cost: by Donation
DJ: TBA

This week's Leona Practica will coincide with Leona Dance's End of Season Sale!

All but the last shipment of Coco's Limited Edition Tango skirts are 30% off!

Last Tango Apparel and fishnet tights (excluding leggings) - 50% off!

Consignment shoes (new and used) - 50% off!

Best of all - "Goal Argentina" Leggings, benefitting Esquina Tango Austin -- available for $15. (20% of sale price goes to Esquina Tango!)

****
ACCESSORIES FROM ARGENTINA - 50% off! - I have a small number of leather accessories (including Argentina's famous floral leather) for sale - wallets, coin purses, hair accessories etc.

****

Please visit the Leona Training Storefront to see what items will be offered in the retail area - https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

SUPER IMPORTANT NOTE: Cupprimo's Cupcakes and Coffee next door, is open on Saturdays . . . nom nom nom nom . . .

MR. TANGO SHOES - MEN'S, WOMEN'S, AND PRACTICE SHOES!

The new shipment arrived last week, and I have a few pair left in a range of sizes. Check the Leona Training Square Market page to see current stock! https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

PRACTICA DETAILS:

Bottled water will be provided along with snacks. Feel free to bring treats to enjoy or share, but please understand that the owner of the studio would prefer that we keep food, and non-water beverages away from the dance floor and enjoy them instead in the back room area.

There is plenty of free parking in the shopping center, plus places to eat etc.

Please send any suggestions, feedback etc., any time - and thank you all for your support and ideas. Also, Betsi would be happy to rent out her studio space for any classes, workshops, private lessons etc., and for the summer, the schedule is very open. One time bookings are $30 an hour for the space. Weekly bookings are $25/hr. Please contact Betsi Robins (Bahaia) at bahaiatx@yahoo.comfor more information.

DIRECTIONS:

(On the opposite end of the shopping center from Big Lots - near Cupprimo and Liberty Pharmacy. A map can be found on Bahaia's "Instruction" page here: http://bahaia.com/?page_id=39)

If you have any trouble finding the studio, call Mari at 512-666-910

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 10th Tarde De Documental @ Esquina Tango

location: 209 Pedernales St., Austin, TX 78703
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 10th, 5:30pm — 8:00pm

Tarde de Documental
• Second Sunday of the month•
All welcome to this new social event at Esquina!!! Come enjoy an afternoon of documentaries from Latin America. Interesting, fun, strong films every month. Enjoy them with some mate or a little wine and with the great company of friends!
Sunday, January 8th
100 Años de Tango
Argentina/ 2006/ 90min
Spanish with English Subtitles
5:00pm- 9:00pm *PraXilonga after film!!!!
Doors open 5:00pm / Film 5:30pm/ 7:00pm Tango Practice
Suggested Donation $5
About the Movie: Music is for one people like the identity that defines itself. The tango that accompanied our history for more of one hundred years was born at the end of the ninteen-century and raised with permanent evolution. In " Tango,one hundred years of history " you'll find the testimonies and the most important musical historic movements. The characters that provied their genius for poetry, music, dance, and song of our culture. Since the first orchestras and the Villoldo's tangos until the refreshing Piazzolla's music. From the Troilo's influence to the sing of the great Carlos Gardel.

Bring your own beverage or mate!

Contact: info@esquinatangoaustin.com

Aug. 10th Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 10th, 7:00pm — 9:30pm

Every Sunday: AUSTIN TANGO PRACTICA
Tapestry Dance Company
2302 Western Trails
Austin, TX 78745
[from Western Trails behind Central Market South, from Ben White behind EZ Loan]
The music will be in tanda and a short cortina format, just like at a milonga, so we can practice our cabeceo, etiquette and floor craft (let's maintain the two outside lanes for dancing and leave the center area for other practice, OK) !!!
From 7:00 to 9:30 pm in Studio One, USE SIDE ENTRANCE, FIRST DOOR TO LEFT OF LOADING DOCK...
First time is FREE, cost is $4.00.
For information, location just email me at filcruzjr@msn.com, and I will get back to you ASAP ....
[This practica is NOT a substitute for formal instruction. Practica is not a classroom or private lesson setting, but it IS an opportunity for local and visiting dancers with some previous experience to gather and work/play/share.]

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 11th Milonga "loca" At Takoba + Free Class

location: Takoba, East 7th Street, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Aug. 11th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

Everyone is welcome to a fun Tango Night at Takoba Evening starts with an intro lesson to authentic Argentine Tango (no experience or partner needed) and follows with two hours filled of social dancing by wonderful guest DJs. This is a great way to extend the weekend! This event is 100% free!!!!! Two left fee welcome!

8:30- 9pm Intro Tango class
DJ G from 9pm- 12am! We dancing and more with special screening of tango movies in the background.
FREE PARKING LOT AT NAVASOTA & 6th

Contact: Monica Caivano

Aug. 12th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Aug. 12th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

MILONGA *** RUSA

Come and enjoy a fun milonga at the Russian House Bar & Restaurant!! This exciting addition to the Austin tango scene is at one of the coolest new venues in town. Tango specials are available!! The classic Russian food is amazing and is served until 10:30PM. The BAR serves over 100 types of special vodkas and is open LATE. The Russian House is located at 307 E. 5th St. between Trinity and San Jacinto. DJ music in a combo traditional/alt mode and LIVE MUSIC happens monthly. A FREE Intro-to-tango class will be available from about 8:30PM to anyone interested with social dancing to follow.

Come and check it out and enjoy that wonderful Russian energy!!

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 13th La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Aug. 13th, 7:30pm — 10:30pm

LA PRACTICA DE LOS MIERCOLES

EVERY MIERCOLES / WEDNESDAYS @ EX GALAXY.
7:30 TO 10:30 PM

DIFFERENT DJs....
GREAT MUSIC....
GREAT FLOORS....
SNACKS PROVIDED....
A LOT OF PARKING....
AND YOUR GREAT SPIRIT!!!!!

PRICE: $5.
FULL STUDENTS WITH ID: FREE.

LOCATION: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio (STUDIO 1), 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking. GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS.

NOTE: Daniela IS NOT canceling her Wednesdays regular classes. Her classes are at Studio 2 from 7 to 9pm. She will partcipate at the practica from 9 to 10:30pm. SHE IS THERE TO HELP YOU, ASK ANY QUESTIONS TO HER. The students who took the previous classes (7 to 9pm) are invited to participate of the practica for FREE from 9 to 10:30pm with Daniela's guidance as well.

PRACTICA IS AT STUDIO 1.

Questions? e-mail her at daniela4tango@gmail.com

info at www.danielaarcuri4tango.com

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Aug. 14th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Aug. 14th, 9:00pm — 12:00am

Join us for this weekly Milonga. $5 entrance fee (by donation for current Esquina students!!)

Glover Gill plays the piano every 1st and 3rd Thursday 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Fabulous in house DJs rotate every week: Fil Cruz, Patrick Stalling, DJ "G", Juan Marcos and El Yoni

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 15th Always Tango Milonga Austin

location: 7811 Rockwood Ln, Austin, TX, 78757
Date/Time: Friday, Aug. 15th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

3rd Friday of Month :: ALWAYS TANGO ELEGANT MILONGA!!! at Ben Hur Shriner Hall, • From 9:00 pm to 1:00 am • Costs $10 • Join hosts Juan Carlos & Alicia Suarez for a special night of Argentine Tango • Ben Hur Shrine is centrally located two blocks west of Northcross Mall with ample parking and incredible hardwood floors • Refreshments served • BYOB friendly • DJ music by FIL CRUZ JR.

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 16th Milonga Del Coraz♡n

location: 6612 Sitio del Rio Blvd., Austin, TX 78730
Date/Time: Saturday, Aug. 16th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

MILONGA DEL CORAZON
with hosts Vance and Vera!

Feel free to bring snacks to share and/or BYOB.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to dance your heart out in Dance Institute's beautiful ballroom. ♡♡♡

DJ music by VARIOUS GUEST DJS ...

Cost: $10 / student ID $5.

Location: Dance Institute, 6612 Sitio Del Rio Blvd., Austin, TX 78730.

Time: 9:00 pm to 1:00 am

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 17th Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 17th, 12:00pm — 2:00pm

What: Leona Practica
When: Sunday, July 6, 2014
Where: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759 (Austin Bellydance Studio)
Cost: by Donation
DJ: TBA

This week's Leona Practica will coincide with Leona Dance's End of Season Sale!

All but the last shipment of Coco's Limited Edition Tango skirts are 30% off!

Last Tango Apparel and fishnet tights (excluding leggings) - 50% off!

Consignment shoes (new and used) - 50% off!

Best of all - "Goal Argentina" Leggings, benefitting Esquina Tango Austin -- available for $15. (20% of sale price goes to Esquina Tango!)

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ACCESSORIES FROM ARGENTINA - 50% off! - I have a small number of leather accessories (including Argentina's famous floral leather) for sale - wallets, coin purses, hair accessories etc.

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Please visit the Leona Training Storefront to see what items will be offered in the retail area - https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

SUPER IMPORTANT NOTE: Cupprimo's Cupcakes and Coffee next door, is open on Saturdays . . . nom nom nom nom . . .

MR. TANGO SHOES - MEN'S, WOMEN'S, AND PRACTICE SHOES!

The new shipment arrived last week, and I have a few pair left in a range of sizes. Check the Leona Training Square Market page to see current stock! https://squareup.com/market/mari-johnson-leona-training

PRACTICA DETAILS:

Bottled water will be provided along with snacks. Feel free to bring treats to enjoy or share, but please understand that the owner of the studio would prefer that we keep food, and non-water beverages away from the dance floor and enjoy them instead in the back room area.

There is plenty of free parking in the shopping center, plus places to eat etc.

Please send any suggestions, feedback etc., any time - and thank you all for your support and ideas. Also, Betsi would be happy to rent out her studio space for any classes, workshops, private lessons etc., and for the summer, the schedule is very open. One time bookings are $30 an hour for the space. Weekly bookings are $25/hr. Please contact Betsi Robins (Bahaia) at bahaiatx@yahoo.comfor more information.

DIRECTIONS:

(On the opposite end of the shopping center from Big Lots - near Cupprimo and Liberty Pharmacy. A map can be found on Bahaia's "Instruction" page here: http://bahaia.com/?page_id=39)

If you have any trouble finding the studio, call Mari at 512-666-910

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 17th Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Aug. 17th, 7:00pm — 9:30pm

Every Sunday: AUSTIN TANGO PRACTICA
Tapestry Dance Company
2302 Western Trails
Austin, TX 78745
[from Western Trails behind Central Market South, from Ben White behind EZ Loan]
The music will be in tanda and a short cortina format, just like at a milonga, so we can practice our cabeceo, etiquette and floor craft (let's maintain the two outside lanes for dancing and leave the center area for other practice, OK) !!!
From 7:00 to 9:30 pm in Studio One, USE SIDE ENTRANCE, FIRST DOOR TO LEFT OF LOADING DOCK...
First time is FREE, cost is $4.00.
For information, location just email me at filcruzjr@msn.com, and I will get back to you ASAP ....
[This practica is NOT a substitute for formal instruction. Practica is not a classroom or private lesson setting, but it IS an opportunity for local and visiting dancers with some previous experience to gather and work/play/share.]

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 18th Milonga Loca @ Butterfly Bar

location: Butterfly Bar, Manor Road, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Aug. 18th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

Everyone is welcome to a fun Tango Night at Butterfly Bar. Evening starts with an intro lesson to authentic Argentine Tango (no experience or partner needed) and follows with two hours filled of social dancing by wonderful guest DJs. This is a great way to extend the weekend! This event is 100% free!!!!! Two left fee welcome!

8:30- 9pm Intro Tango class
DJ "G" from 9pm- 11:45pm!.
We dancing and more with special screening of tango movies in the background.

Contact: Monica Caivano

Aug. 19th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Aug. 19th, 8:30pm — 12:00am

MILONGA *** RUSA

Come and enjoy a fun milonga at the Russian House Bar & Restaurant!! This exciting addition to the Austin tango scene is at one of the coolest new venues in town. Tango specials are available!! The classic Russian food is amazing and is served until 10:30PM. The BAR serves over 100 types of special vodkas and is open LATE. The Russian House is located at 307 E. 5th St. between Trinity and San Jacinto. DJ music in a combo traditional/alt mode and LIVE MUSIC happens monthly. A FREE Intro-to-tango class will be available from about 8:30PM to anyone interested with social dancing to follow.

Come and check it out and enjoy that wonderful Russian energy!!

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Aug. 20th La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Aug. 20th, 7:30pm — 10:30pm

LA PRACTICA DE LOS MIERCOLES

EVERY MIERCOLES / WEDNESDAYS @ EX GALAXY.
7:30 TO 10:30 PM

DIFFERENT DJs....
GREAT MUSIC....
GREAT FLOORS....
SNACKS PROVIDED....
A LOT OF PARKING....
AND YOUR GREAT SPIRIT!!!!!

PRICE: $5.
FULL STUDENTS WITH ID: FREE.

LOCATION: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio (STUDIO 1), 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704. (Six blocks south of Barton Springs Rd.). Located in the back with plenty of parking. GREAT FLOORS & MIRRORS.

NOTE: Daniela IS NOT canceling her Wednesdays regular classes. Her classes are at Studio 2 from 7 to 9pm. She will partcipate at the practica from 9 to 10:30pm. SHE IS THERE TO HELP YOU, ASK ANY QUESTIONS TO HER. The students who took the previous classes (7 to 9pm) are invited to participate of the practica for FREE from 9 to 10:30pm with Daniela's guidance as well.

PRACTICA IS AT STUDIO 1.

Questions? e-mail her at daniela4tango@gmail.com

info at www.danielaarcuri4tango.com

Contact: Daniela Arcuri

Aug. 21st Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Aug. 21st, 9:00pm — 12:00am

Join us for this weekly Milonga. $5 entrance fee (by donation for current Esquina students!!)

Glover Gill plays the piano every 1st and 3rd Thursday 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Fabulous in house DJs rotate every week: Fil Cruz, Patrick Stalling, DJ "G", Juan Marcos and El Yoni

EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and int he street. Please DO NOT park in front of houses on 3rd St. For information, location go to http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com or call 512.524.2772

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.