Free Stanford Tango Club Begineer Classes Led By Club Officers

Come check out tango with us like you’ve always wanted to! These begineer classes will focus on all that is required to walk around the room in perfect unity with your partner, with special topics as time permits. These events are free!

Date & TIme

Free Class from 7:45-9:15p; Free Practice starting at 9:15P

Wednesday, September 23 (@ EV Village Center)

Wednesday, September 30 (@ Koret)

Wednesday, Oct 7 (@ Koret)

Wednesday, September 30 and Oct 7
Class 7:45-9:15p
Practice time 9:15-11:00p
Location: Koret Pavillion
565 Mayfield Ave, Stanford, CA
(at the intersection of campus and mayfield)
Parking: Extremely limited parking adjacent to the building. If you don’t live in residential housing, park at Tressdier or at the corner of Campus Dr and Escondido Rd.
Map (Click on it to enlarge)

Fall 2015 Progressive Series with Felipe Martinez and Ayano

Learn tango from Felipe and Ayano, popular professional dancers who travel the world sharing their passion, musciality and technique in a 8-wk progressive series from Oct 14-Dec 2 (skips Thanksgiving week; NO class on 11/25)


7:45-8:45p fundamental class appears full, waitlist options available (space may open up)

8:45-9:15p free practice time

9:15-10:15p intermediate class series and drop-in options available

10;15-12a free practice time


Koret Pavillion

565 Mayfield Ave, Stanford CA 94305

(at corner of Mayfield and Campus Dr)

Series Prices*

Stanford affiliates: $30/ series of 8 classes; $60/ both series

Not a current Stanford Affiliate: $80/series of 8 classes; $130/ both series

*We highly encourage pre-registering for the begineer series. Felipe is a popular teacher.

Drop-in Prices

Stanford affilaites: $5/class, $10/ 2 classes

Not a Stanford affiliate: $13/ class; $26/ 2 classes


We encourage pre-registration for the begineer series. We are limiting begineer class size to facillitate a good experience for our dancers. We have reached capacity for the beginner series, but people may (likely) drop out/ not complete registration by pre-paying. If you would like to be waitlisted, please email Please bring cash or check. We cannot accept credit cards at the event.

We will handle registration for the intermediate class at our first event on 1014/2015. You may contact if you wish to pre-regsiter to expediate your check-in process.  Please bring cash or check. We cannot accept credit cards at the event.

Parking at Tressider or at intersection of Campus and Escondido


Navigation for Fall 2015

Free officer led begineer classes

Weekly classes with Felipe and Ayano starting Oct 14

Milongas: Oct 16 and Nov 14

Performance Team

Autumn Leaves Milonga on Nov 14, 2015

Join us for classes with Diego Lanau and Luz and a milonga with DJ Israel on Nov 14, 2015.



Class 1: Barrida 6:45-7:45p

Class 2: Boleo (Independent and mirror) 8-9p

Milonga: 9p-12a



Black Community Services Center, click on google maps link Black Community Services Center Parking Map

BCC All parkingBCSC

Location is at the intersection of Lomita Dr and Santa Teresa Street



Stanford affiliate: $8/class; $15/both

Not affilaited with Stanford (no current, valid SUID): $15/class, $25/both

Milonga is free if taking Diego’s classes

Milonga: $5 affiliates, $10 not a current stanford affiliate (no valid, current SUID)


October Milonga on Oct 16, 2015

Location: Black Community Services Center

Free class from 7:30-8:30p for complete beginners led by club officers

Milonga (dance party) from 8:30-12a

Parking map (click on it to enlarge)


Navigation for Spring 2015

Welcome to the Stanford Tango Club.

Our 7 week Wednesday progressive series with Glenn Corteza (04/15/2015-05/27/2015)

Our first milonga on 04/18/2015

Our second milonga on 05/08/2015

Additional opporutnities for Stanford student involvement: performance team and volunteer positions. including officer positions

Spring 2015 Series with Glenn Corteza

We will be holidng progressive fundamental and intermediate series with Glenn Corteza from Wednesdays 04/15/2015-05/27/2015.


Dates Wednesday Apirl 15,2015-May 27, 2015 (7 weeks)

7:45-8:45p Progressive Fundamental Series
8:45-9:15p practice time
9:15p-10:15p Progressive Intermediate Series*
10:15-12a practicalonga
Please arrive 15-20 minutes before the class start time to register and sign in for the series. There will be music playing for warming up.
Location: Koret Pavillion

565 Mayfield Avenue
On corner of Campus and Mayfield
Stanford, CA
Stanford California 94305

Cost (for 7 week series)
Stanford Affiliate: $5/class, $25/series, $40/both series
Community: $13/class, $65/series, $115 for both
Note that we do not accept credit cards. Cash and check OK.

*Intermediate Theme: Exploring many possibilities using one concept.  The basic form of “back-side-forward” can be used to build many different patterns. The class is about exploring the possibilities to enable you to improvise and create your own figures. Once a solid foundation is established, adding dynamics like sacadas, paradas, and other advanced movements can be done with ease.

Parking map: Click on the map to enlargeKoret


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