Makela Tango

"Makela is a talented, inspiring teacher and dancer. I highly recommend her."
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ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS CLASS SERIES 6 Saturdays at Dance Studio No 1 (12121 W. Pico Blvd. L.A. 90064)

Please call to RSVP at 310 740 2007 and register here - we can only reserve your slot if you have paid for the class.

Makela is teaching a pre-milonga class Tuesdays 8-9 March at Candela Taco Bar (831 S La Brea). No heels class during March.


Private lessons sell out rapidly, reserve as soon as possible. Lessons are 50 minute long at Dance Studio No 1 (DS1), 12121 W Pico Blvd 2nd floor. 3 50 minute lesson if paid and SCHEDULED in advance (1 or 2 people) $355
Due to the high demand of these lessons, there is a 48 hour cancellation policy. Schedule changes are not going to be possible.

Other classes offered by Javier
1) Tertulia: talk with Javier about tango, musicality etc $10 per person, practica afterwards.
Thursday March 9th 8:30-9:30 followed by Practica until 11;00 pm. At DS1
2) SEMIPRIVATE TECHNIQUE CLASS - You need to sign with a partner.  Maximum 6 couples - at DS1
Saturdays 3/11, 3/18, 3/25 6-7 pm
Sundays 3/12, 3/19, 3/26 3:30-4:30 pm.
$230 per person for 6 classes (only cash or checks to Makela Brizuela).  Register at the same time as your partner. We  will not reserve the slot until both members of the couple are signed. We will rotate.

3) 2 Milonga workshops Sunday March 12th 4:15 pm and 5:30 (MILONGA MARATHON, Makela’s class prior) (LEAD AND FOLLOW (of any gender) need to sing together to keep balance - we will rotate.). At DS1.

4) Workshops on Sunday March 19th at DS1 (LEAD AND FOLLOW (of any gender) need to sing together to keep balance - we will rotate.) At DS1.
4:30-5:45: Topic tba
6:00-7:15: Topic tba
$30 per workshop in advance by March 14th or $35 afterwards.

5) Demonstration at Practica Electrica March 20th. At the Electric Lodge (1416 Electric Ave) Wine and Cheese