The other night at the milonga, a friend said to me, “dancing tango is what's keeping me sane”. I think we are all feeling that way... in desperate need to keep our sanity. Tango allows us to just to focus on the moment, connect with others and find joy. Tango does not care what language you speak, what god or gods you pray to your political beliefs. What matters is your … [Read more...]
Looking for Tango on Valentine’s Weekend?
With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, this is a good time for a round-up of upcoming SF Bay Area Tango events. For some reason, many consider Argentine Tango to be romantic, passionate or sensual. Perhaps it’s the physical closeness of the dance, the intertwining of legs or the serious, contemplative look on dancers faces. For those who dance tango regularly, we know that … [Read more...]
Tango for the Day of Love
Valentine's Day is coming up this Friday. Due to consumerism and pressure to buy stuff on every holiday possible, Valentine's Day seems to have lost its meaning. Valentine's Day should be about celebrating love. And I'm not talking about love just for your partner, but love for your family, friends, pets... you get the idea. Let's try something different this Valentine's Day. … [Read more...]