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Argentine Tango & Milonga Workshops – 5 Weeks with Nydia Petrosino – Started Sundays, November 18 & 25; Continues December 2, 9, and 16 – 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM – FREE for First 10 Men and 10 Women to Sign Up – Thereafter $250 for 5 Week Course

Sunday, December 2, 2018 -- 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sundays, November 18 & 25 (3:30-4:30pm) and Sundays, December 2, 9 & 16 (3:00 pm – 4:00 pm)

5 Week Course of Workshops – FREE for First 10 Men and First 10 Women to Sign up
Thereafter $250 for the five Workshops
To Sign up, Contact Goldcoast Ballroom at (954) 979-0770 or
Nydia at: nydia.petrosino@gmail.com

Argentine Tango and Milonga Class with Nydia Petrosino - Sundays December 2, 9, 16 (3pm-4pm) at Goldcoast Ballroom

Objectives for the five week Tango and Milonga workshop:

  • Understanding the foundation of the basics of tango.
    The ABC’s of tango:
    Parallel system basic-3 exits
    Cross system basic
    Ocho Cortado
    Forward Ochos
    Back Ochos
    Molinete to the right
    Molinete to the left
  • Understanding the difference between parallel and cross system and learn to go back-and-forth between the two.
  • Understanding of musicality, rhythm, timing, expression, connection, phrasing and interpretation of music.
  • All figures will be taught with structured timing.
  • Figures will be taught in an 8, 16 or 32 beat count.
  • Learn to interpret music to figures.
  • Handouts will be available with all of the steps for both leader and follower.
  • -$250 value.
    -Free for the first 10 men and 10 women to sign up.

    To Sign Up, Contact Goldcoast Ballroom at (954) 979-0770

    Or email Nydia at:



    Sunday, December 2, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    Coconut Creek, FL 33063

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    Definitions of Terms Used at Goldcoast Ballroom:

    Afternoon Dance – A fun-filled afternoon of traditional Ballroom, Latin, Swing, and Hustle social dancing. We have a FREE Line Dance Class every Wednesday afternoon at 1:00 PM. Two Foxtrot mixers, line dancing, and a snack are all included on both Wednesday and Friday Afternoons.

    Ballroom Mix – A modern mix including Ballroom, Latin, and most other social dances. A great warm up for the West Coast Swing & Hustle Mix – or for our Special Friday Night Mambo Mania!

    Dance Party – A night of dancing encompassing all styles of dancing offered at Goldcoast Ballroom.

    DanceSport Night – A well balanced combination of the international Latin and Standard as well as American Smooth and Rhythm styles of dancing. We also include West Coast Swing, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Two Step and Merengue to round off your social dancing skills as well as a Foxtrot and Waltz Mixer.

    Latin Mix – A sizzling mix of authentic Latin Rhythms predominantly consisting of Salsa or Mambo with some Cha Cha, Merengue and Bachata.

    Party Mix – This mix is for the young at heart! It is an exciting contemporary blend of classic Ballroom, Swing, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Latin and Two Step. It is the perfect compliment to the Latin Mix. Great for singles and couples of all ages.

    Swing & Country Night – A full night of West Coast Swing sprinkled with Country Two Step, Nite Club Two Step, Country Swing & Cha Cha and Country Waltz.

    West Coast Swing (WCS) Hustle Mix – Simple… Predominantly West Coast Swing and Hustle with a bit of Two-Step, Night Club 2, and Country.

    We play all styles of music, and our Instructors teach virtually all styles of dancing,
    including International & American Ballroom, Latin, Rhythm, Swing, Salsa and other Social Dances.

    Check out our Resources page for more information on the different styles of dance and dance music.

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