The Austin Tango Society

Calendar List (next 30 days)

Sep. 2nd Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Sep. 2nd, 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 on occasion. 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.

Sep. 3rd Elegante Noche De Tango At Malaga+ Tango Performance+ Free Intro Tango Class

location: Malaga Tapas & Bar, 440 W 2nd St, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Wednesday, Sep. 3rd, 7:00pm — 10:00pm

Everyone is welcome to the "Elegant Tango Night" at Malaga. Evening starts with a Tango Performance and follows with an intro lesson to authentic Argentine Tango (no experience or partner needed) and after 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!

7- 7:30pm - TANGO PERFORMANCE by Monica Caivano & Gustavo Simplis
7:30-8pm Intro Tango class
8-10pm Social Tango Dancing (aka Milonga)

Contact: Monica Caivano

Sep. 3rd La Practica Del Miercoles-canceled Today

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Sep. 3rd, 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

Sep. 4th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Sep. 4th, 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.

Sep. 5th Da Tango Miilonga. 8:30pm-1am. Hosted By Daniela Arcuri & Dj Tba

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704.
Date/Time: Friday, Sep. 5th, 8:30pm — 1:00am

DA TANGO MILONGA, Hosted by Daniela Arcuri & DJ JUAN MARCO
The first Friday of the month at Ex Galaxy Studios.

8:30pm Class. Topic: Simple to more complicate Colgadas.
9:30pm -1am Dancing with DJ JUAN MARCO

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 Class
$10 Milonga
$20 Both

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

Sep. 6th Ut Tango Mixer

location: Union Building Quadrangle Room on UT Campus
Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 6th, 8:00pm — 10:00pm

Relaxing, Casual Mixer put on by the UT Tango Club.

There will be food
There will be dancing
It will be casual and relaxing, perfect for meeting people!

Contact: Ut Tango

Sep. 6th D&d Milonga

location: 8706 Mountain Ridge Dr. Austin Texas 78759-7217
Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 6th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

D&D Milonga plus a celebration of the BIG 70 for one of our beloved tangueros.

Music by Glover and DJ Fil from 9pm to ?. 

8706 Mountain Ridge Dr.

Call for more info 512-345-4154. 

Lots of food & drinks provided but bring something if you like.

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Sep. 7th Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 7th, 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.

Sep. 7th Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 7th, 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.

Sep. 8th Milonga "loca" At Takoba + Free Class

location: Takoba, East 7th Street, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Sep. 8th, 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

Sep. 9th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Sep. 9th, 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 on occasion. 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.

Sep. 10th La Practica Del Miercoles

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

Sep. 11th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Sep. 11th, 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.

Sep. 12th Ut Tango Practica

location: Union Building Quadrangle Room on UT Campus
Date/Time: Friday, Sep. 12th, 6:00pm — 8:00pm

Practica

Contact: Ut Tango

Sep. 12th La Tazza Fresca Milonga

location: 519 W 37th St., Austin, TX 78705
Date/Time: Friday, Sep. 12th, 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.

Sep. 13th Noche De Tango Vivo ! Con Glovertango

location: 209 Pedernales St., Austin, TX 78702
Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 13th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

2nd Saturday:: Noche de Tango Live music with GLOVERTANGO!!!
(alternating one month GloverTango/ One month DJ Only)

Cost $15.00/$12 Esquina Members & University Students.

Mini crash class at 9ishpm with Gustavo

Live music and DJ Monica in breaks until 1:00am.

Some snacks provided, BYOB.
EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales St. at 3rd St. Park in either sides of building and in the 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.

Sep. 14th Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 14th, 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.

Sep. 14th Tarde De Documental @ Esquina Tango

location: 209 Pedernales St., Austin, TX 78703
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 14th, 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

Sep. 14th Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 14th, 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.

Sep. 15th Milonga Loca @ Butterfly Bar

location: Butterfly Bar, Manor Road, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Sep. 15th, 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

Sep. 16th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Sep. 16th, 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 on occasion. 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.

Sep. 17th La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Sep. 17th, 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

Sep. 18th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Sep. 18th, 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.

Sep. 19th Always Tango Milonga With Dj Fil

location: 7811 Rockwood Ln, Austin, TX, 78757
Date/Time: Friday, Sep. 19th, 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.

Sep. 20th Milonga Del Coraz♡n

location: 6612 Sitio del Rio Blvd., Austin, TX 78730
Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 20th, 9:00pm — 1:00am

MILONGA DEL CORAZON
with hosts Vance and Vera!

DJ music by VARIOUS GUEST DJS ...

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

Cost: $10 / student ID $5.

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

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

Time: 9:00 pm to 1:00 am

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Sep. 21st Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 21st, 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.

Sep. 21st Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 21st, 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.

Sep. 22nd Milonga "loca" At Opa

location: Opa Coffee and Wine Bar, South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX, United States
Date/Time: Monday, Sep. 22nd, 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

Sep. 23rd Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Sep. 23rd, 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 on occasion. 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.

Sep. 24th La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Sep. 24th, 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

Sep. 25th Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Sep. 25th, 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.

Sep. 26th Milonga El Beso, Hosted By Daniela Arcuri With Dj Fil Cruz Jr.

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704.
Date/Time: Friday, Sep. 26th, 8:30pm — 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!!!

8:30 to 9:30pm: Class. Topic: milonga steps combinations.
9:30pm to 1am: Milonga with DJ FIL CRUZ JR.
Please, bring your own wine and pot luck to share with every one.

Price
$10 Class
$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

Sep. 27th Ut Tango Practica

location: Union Building Quadrangle Room on UT Campus
Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 27th, 2:00pm — 4:00pm

Practica

Contact: Ut Tango

Sep. 27th "ritmo Sin Fin" Esquina 3rd Fundraiser

location: 209 Pedernales St., Austin, TX 78702
Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 27th, 6:00pm — 12:00am

Esquina will hold its third official Fundraiser so it can continue to grow and thrive, and you are a vital part of this event! We’ll have wonderful food, performances, live music, raffle tickets, silent auction, and of course, lots of dancing! You can participate by purchasing tickets, raffles, becoming a sponsor and by dancing up a storm, of course!!

VIP, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Advance Tickets Only / Limited Seating
Includes hors d'oeuvres, complementary wine and amazing dance performances!

General Admission, 8:00pm - Midnight
Advance & At the Door Tickets
Includes Milonga, Live Latin Music, Traditional Barbecue Sausage & BYOB

Got to his link to buy advanced tickets, raffle tickets and become a sponsor
http://esquinatangoaustin.com/index.php/social-events/ritmo-sin-fin

Contact: Fil Cruz Jr.

Sep. 28th Leona Practica

location: 8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #104 Austin, TX 78759
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 28th, 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.

Sep. 28th Austin Tango Practica

location: 2302 Western Trails Blvd., Austin, TX 78745
Date/Time: Sunday, Sep. 28th, 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.

Sep. 30th Milonga Rusa

location: 307 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Tuesday, Sep. 30th, 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 on occasion. 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.

Oct. 1st La Practica Del Miercoles

location: At EX Galaxy Dance Studio, STUDIO 1, 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite #338, Austin, TX 78704
Date/Time: Wednesday, Oct. 1st, 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

Oct. 2nd Esquina Passion Milonga

location: 209 Pedernales St, Austin, TX
Date/Time: Thursday, Oct. 2nd, 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.