Welcome to Stanford Fall 2016

Welcome to Stanford! We hope you’ll enjoy our programming this year.

We are offering a progressive six week series with professional teachers Felipe Martinez and Ayano Yoneda through December 7. We are now accepting drop-ins (both Stanford affiliates and non-affiliates) for the fundamentals class; we recommend that you have experience in walking, crossing, and pivots before taking our next class on November 16. We are also accepting followers and partnered pairs for the intermediate classes. If you would like to lead in the intermediate class, please email us at stanfordtangoclub@gmail.com and we will put you on the waitlist.


FULL Stanford Tango Club Spring Series with Christy Cote

Updated: No additional registrations or drop ins for either series

Fundamental Series: We are completely full.

Intermediate Series: No drop-ins. We have a full series.

Location is Koret Pavilion for 5/4/2015. 565 Mayfield Ave.


Please put Stanford as the city in your GPS and please check the parking signs. Recommended parking includes Tressider parking lot.


Photo credit: Tanya Constantine

We will be having a six week progressive series with Christy Coté, which will run 6 consecutive Weds from Apr 20 to May 25. There will be fundamental and intermediate series. Questions: stanfordtangoclub@gmail.com


Fundamental Series 7:45-8:45p
Practice and warm up time between classes
Intermediate* Series 9:15-10:15p
Practicalonga with DJ from 10:30-12a**
* Intermediate series pre-requisite is prior Argentine tango experience, including strong grasp of Argentine tango technique for ochos, molinettte, cross system and parallel system.
**no practicalonga on 4/20 or 4/27


Stanford affiliates: $20/series; $40/both series; $5 drop in per class if space permits*
Otherwise: $60/series; $115/both series; $13 drop per class in if space permits*
Practice time and practicalonga are free


Please pre-register for our series. If our series fill up, we will not be able to accomadate drop-ins.* We encourage you to pre-register for the series using this link: http://goo.gl/forms/FRL4thqXWH

Location on campus

Special, larger rooms on 4/20 (BCSC) and 4/27 (GCC).
Regular room (Koret) for last four weeks.


About Christy


Photocredit: Shell Jiang

Christy Coté has been teaching, performing and choreographing Argentine Tango since 1996. Her teaching method has been published in the Argentine Tango manuals by Dance Vision. She is one of the featured teachers and performers for CITA, the annual International Tango Congress in Buenos Aires. Christy is one of the founding members and choreographers of the all female tango company, Tango Con*Fusion created in 2004. Christy is based in San Francisco where she teaches weekly classes at La Pista and Boot Camps at various locations around the Bay Area. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and join her mailing list at christycote.com.

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

Stanford Tango Club Pages Winter 2015

Click on the following links to be redirected:

7 week progressive series on Wednedsdays with Shorey Myers (Jan 14-Feb 25)

Workshops with Sharna on Performance Tango + Milonga on Saturday 02/21/2015

Beginner-to-intermediate bridge workshiop with Homer&Cristina on  Wednesday 03/04/2015

Workshops with Felipe Martinez + Milonga on Saturday 01/17/2015

Memerbship and Friendship

Students, also see Performance Team Participation and Volunteering + Officer Options

Workshops with Felipe and Ayano Saturday 01/17/15 + Milonga

Felipe Tango 2014

Felipe and Ayano will teach workshops on Saturday 01/17/2015. We will also have a milonga.


3:30-5p workshop 1 “Movements with a feell-good swing: Cadencias in close embrace”
5:30-7p workshop 2 “The secrets of turns: Structure, timing and technique”
8:30-12a milonga DJ Onur

Affiliates*: $10/ 1 workshop; $20/ both; $5 milonga
Community*: $30/ 1 workshop; $50/ both; $10 milonga
*Free milonga if taking at least one workshop
Note: We do not accept credit cards. Cash and check OK.


Black Community Services Center, 424 Santa Teresa Ave, Stanford CA.

Black Community Services Center

Parking map: https://mapsengine.google.com/map/edit?mid=z18jGe6fPYeE.kzvPBssgtS2A
Please put Stanford as the city in your GPS. Please check parking signs. Most places are OK to park in on weekends.

Sat 5/31: Diego Lanau Workshops and Year End Milonga

Workshops with Diego Lanau on Sat 5/31 and a milonga


Workshops will be held at the Graduate Community Center. Milonga will be held at the Black Community Services Center.



2-2:30P Warm Up, music will be playing

2:30-4p Workshop 1  How to Link Figures in Turns

4:15-5:45p Workshop 2 Developing the Precision in Linear Sacadas

Workshop Location

Graduate Community Services Center

750 Escondido Road,

(adjacent to Ray’s Grill)

Stanford, CA 94305

Community: $25/workshop; $45/both workshops

Affiliated: $10/workshop; $20/both workshops


Milonga with DJ Tolga


Milonga Location

Black Community Services Center

418 Santa Teresa Street,

Stanford, CA 94305

Milonga $10 community; $5 Stanford affiliates

free with attendance at both workshops, $5 off with full series registration



Parking map 
Most places are OK to park in during the weekends, but please check the signs. Residential parking in Escondido Village (EV) is mostly for residents only, so park at the location shown at the intersection of Escondido and Campus for the workshops.



May 4th,5th Workshop Weekend with Juan & Sol


The Stanford Tango Club is proud to welcome Juan and Sol back to Stanford May 4th and 5th!

Parking Map and Recommendations for Graduate Community Center

Saturday, May 4th 2013
Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford
11:30-1:00pm WS1 Just Technique – Dancing together (ALL LEVELS)
2:30-4:00pm WS2 Traditional and milonguero turns (INTERMEDIATE)
4:30-6:00pm WS3 Everything you wanted to lead (or follow) in close embrace but never dared to try (INTERMEDIATE)

8:30pm-12am MILONGA and performance, with DJ Daniel Peters
Elliot Program Center, 589 Governor’s Avenue, Stanford, CA 94305

Parking Map and Recommendations for Elliot Program Center

Sunday, May 5th 2013
Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford
1:00-2:30pm WS4 Flying steps, boleos, technique and implementation (INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED)
3:00-4:30pm WS5 Vals (INTERMEDIATE)

Please preregister (give details and prepay at http://tinyurl.com/c9j4z5k) by Tuesday, April 30th, to make sure we reserve a spot for you and to maintain a fair gender balance.

Prices for community: $25/WS; $70 for Saturday+Milonga; $45 for Sunday; $110 for both days ; $10 for Milonga only
Prices for students: $10/WS; $45 for all 5 WS; Milonga free

For details/questions contact stanfordtangoclub@gmail.com