Practi-longas, workshops, master classes

Twilight Milongas offer a range of events to excite and develop Argentine Tango dancers.

Our regular Practilongas take place throughout the year. These offer a very informal space for you to practice your Argentine Tango dancing. Starting with a fundamentals warm up class, followed with golden era traditional music for you to relax - practise - dance!

FIRST SUNDAY OF JAN - FIRST EVENT OF 2019 - SUNDAY 6TH JANUARY 2019 -EXTENDED PRACTILONGA! 3PM - 7PM

We start off 2019 with our first Practilonga of the year. 


Practilongas are totally informal, no-frills social tango event at Onslow St Audrey's School.


SUNDAY 6th January will be our FIRST EVENT of 2019, we are... extending the event to finish at 7pm AND will include vals & milonga music, played in tandas, between 4pm - 7pm. 


We will start, as usual, at 2.45pm - 4pm with "fundamental Argentine Tango session" with Gina & Pat. We will then FOLLOW WITH 3 HOURS OF  MUSIC - tango, vals, & milongas for dancing.


So come and join us, blow off the cobwebs, relax, chill and dance.






Time & Cost

Open doors - 2.45pm - £10  


3pm to 4pm: Salon Argentine Tango session/fundamental tango exercises for all with Gina & Pat Nolan


4pm to 7pm: Music to practise Argentine Tango with DJ Pat playing "Golden Era" Argentine Tango music in tandas with cortinas.


Door entry only £5 after 4.15pm. large free on-site car park, and helping yourself to hot drinks/chilled water


YOU ARE WELCOME TO BRING YOUR OWN TREATS 


Who attends the Practilongas - anybody who wishes to practise and dance

We welcome all and aim to open this opportunity to all dancers who are interested - coming from Herts, Beds, Bucks,, Cambs, Essex, London & beyond. Some dancers are very experienced in tango, whilst others are fairly new. We only ask that you come with awareness & respect for the ethos, other dancers, your dance partner.


You are welcome to practise with each other, on your own, or with your fixed partner. These practilongas are a totally informal setting. You choose....either practise/chat/try out figures/steps on the spot. Or use the outside line of our huge dance hall to dance to our gorgeous golden era music, played in tandas.

What else is there?

  • Fab large Dance Hall with smooth wooden dance floor (no pillars!)
  • Professional Sound System with specialist licensed DJ in Argentine Music
  • Circulation fans, 
  • Help yourself to Tea/coffee/chilled water



Location & Travel

This venue is in the Town of Hatfield, Hertfordshire UK. It is a detatched building, with its' own large free on-site parking. Entrance is off a residential road (Old Rectory Drive, SAT NAV:AL108BL)  Closest BR Station: Hatfield.. Closest major roads are: M25(j23). M1. A1000 (north from Highgate/North London, south WGC).

MASTER CLASS WORKSHOPS - DIEGO CONVERTI & GRACIELA GAMBA

SUNDAY 11th November 2018 2.45pm to 6pm

aimed at intermediate level

focus

Argentine Tango: technique in sacada & paradas with decorations.

Milonga: milonga lisa with traspie

 

£30 per person. 

Need to book with a dance partner. Please email gina@twilightmilongas.co.uk to book your places in advance.

SATURDAY 17th November 2018 1.45pm to 5pm

aimed at intermediate level

focus

Argentine Tango: technique in Giros with Americana & quebrada

Vals: technique with barridas and different combinations


£30 per person. 

Need to book with a dance partner. Please email gina@twilightmilongas.co.uk to book your places in advance.

SUNDAY 18th November 2018 3.45pm to 10pm

Diego & Graciela will give a spectacular Performance during Twilight Milongas GALA

£15 on door or less*

(*£5 special discount for each participant who took part in any Master Class)