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Hobart Tango Classes

Sidewalktango In Hobart, Tasmania 2021


An Open Level Workshop that is structured to provide effective Tango instruction for experienced dancers who have completed and are competent with “Beginners/Basics” syllabus, and are ready to join a class at “Intermediate” Level One onwards.

Followed by Guided Practica giving participants an opportunity to ask questions, practice or just simply dance..

Sidewalktango looks forward to sharing good tango and fun social nights with tradition, creativity and respect.

A dynamic rhythmic fusion of close and open embrace tango, salon and milonguero styles. Deep basics, and strong technique, with a vision and passion leading always towards simply a heightened tango experience. 
Music, Embrace, Rhythm, Expression…

We are conducting our 2021 PRACTICA “X” at St Xaviers Hall South Hobart EVERY 2nd , 3rd and 4th FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

7.00pm – 9.30pm.

Please contact Mia for bookings on 0447288838.

Confirmation via online payment as previous, details below:

Bank: Westpac
Name: Milonga Weekend
BSB: 033120
Acc#: 311998
$25.00 per person.

Covid-19 WorkSafe compliant event. Bookings Essential:We are maintaining an evenly balanced number of lead and follow participants in the classes. Please book with a class “balance partner” in order to keep an even balance of leads and follows in the classes .During the classes the teachers will rotate the couples. 
Couples attending the class who wish to stay together and not change partners may simply stay together if they do not want to change .

Stay well, stay happy and we hope you look forward as we do to an exciting challenging and fun series of tango events at Sidewalktango in Hobart.

Practica “X” in SOHO 2021

Practica X“: the informal guided social dance practice where the real learning begins. Before venturing into the Milonga , dancers need to hone their skills for many hours, and learn the culture, codes and etiquette of tango. Once we have achieved competence at the level of “Bailerin” we can enter the milonga without fear or hesitation. This is the function of the practica.

Sidewalktango holds Practica “X” at Xavier Hall Soho, every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday from 9.00pm onwards. Attendance by Bookings in Advance please.


Learn Milonguero Style Dancing – a collaboration between “Sidewalktango” and Sydney’s most successful and experienced tango dancers “Club de Tango”

Part ONE Workshop:
Learn Milonga Style Dancing and Culture for participating in Tango milongas.

Embrace, moves, figures, floor craft, and more. 

Part TWO Workshop and Milonga
With Peter and Lisa from Sydney Club de Tango
Featuring a workshop in Milonguero Style Figures from Peter and Lisa followed by a Milonguita with dancing and performances

La Milonguita – Every third Friday of the month at Xavier Hall, South Hobart.

Commencing Friday July 16th 2021

MILONGA TIPICA May 28th and June 11th 2021

2021 Classes and Guided Practica in Hobart, Richmond and Eaglehawk Neck, Tasmania

David Backler and Siena Mia
Lessons in South Hobart, North Hobart, Richmond and Eaglehawk Neck

Italian Club: 67 Federal St, North Hobart
Every Tuesday from 7.00pm 
Beginners Level 1 & Beginners Level 2
St. Xavier Hall: cnr Adelaide and Anglesea St South Hobart
Every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday each month 
7.00pm to 9.30pm Open Level Tango Class and Practica “X”
Richmond Town Hall : 54 Bridge St , Richmond
Every 1st and 3rd Saturday each month. 
12.00pm Private classes by appointment
2.00pm to 4.30pm Open Level Tango Class and Practica
Eaglehawk Neck Hall : Arthur Hwy,  Eaglehawk Neck, Tasman Peninsular
Every Sunday 
2.00pm to 3.30pm Tango Class  
3.30pm 4.30pm Practica 

0447 288 838
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