Argentine Tango Workshop Features Ochos, Boleos & Embellishments
The fabulous Christy Cote is returning to Fred Astaire Willoughby for an Argentine Tango Workshop and Milonga. You’ll enjoy a fun and informative evening with this award-winning instructor and performer from San Francisco.
Christy will share with you her secrets for great great Forward and Back Ochos with a few fun Embellishments for the followers. Then learn how to magically turn the Back Ocho into a beautiful Boleo with ease and style! Mixed levels class – all are welcome!
Milonga (Dance Party) Follows the Argentine Tango Workshop
After the 90-minute workship, Christy will DJ our Milonga with a mix of traditional Argentine Tangos from the Golden Era of Tango and popular Alternative & Electronic Tangos for your dancing pleasure!
The workshop runs from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 and the Milonga follows from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. The workshop/milonga is $40. To attend just the milonga is $10. For more information or to reserve your space, call the studio at 440-682-1130. Or, register securely with paypal on our link: Workshop & Milonga
More on Christy Cote
Based in San Francisco, California Christy Coté has been teaching, performing and choreographing Argentine Tango since 1996 and is one of the most respected teachers of Argentine Tango in the United States today. Her teaching method has been published in the Argentine Tango manuals by Dance Vision which are complimented by a series of 21 instructional videos with partner, George Garcia.
She is also one of the featured teachers and performers for CITA, the annual International Tango Congress in Buenos Aires. In 2012 she became the first ever American judge for the Official USA Tango Championships, an annual event sanctioned by the Argentine Government.
Christy is one of the founding members and choreographers of the all female tango company, Tango Con*Fusion created in 2004. The company performs regularly around the U.S. and in Buenos Aires. Check out the Tango Con*Fusion website and see their complete repertoire of create choreographies. Like Christy’s Facebook page or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.