Expectation vs Reality

Expectation vs Reality

Ever feel like you’re going backwards not forwards? And no, I’m not talking about your elegant tango walk (which is very elegant by the way). I’m talking about your progress. When we learn tango we’re often disappointed when our progress slows, plateaus or even...
Two Sides to an Embrace

Two Sides to an Embrace

Now the world is waking up again, so is the most wonderful of tango traditions, the milonga – the social tango club. Here couples, friends and strangers dance together, changing partners throughout the night and finding connection in a close embrace through...
Perfectly Imperfect Tango

Perfectly Imperfect Tango

I love this happy photo of Polly taken after class by David. Her t-shirt says “Imperfection” but by chance two letters are covered by her partner’s arm, so that it appears to say “perfection”. And I thought to myself, how apt! As a...
New Beginnings

New Beginnings

I’ve always loved January. The year still fresh and full of opportunity. The sense of renewal and a new beginning. And it is clear I’m not alone. Our tango classes are always the fullest in January and David and I love nothing more than welcoming new...
Tango Garden Party

Tango Garden Party

It’s that time of year when Argentina meets England with our Tango Garden Party. After weeks of dull, dismal weather and last Sunday also started off cold and bleak. But at around 3 pm the clouds thinned to reveal perfect blue skies. Just one time for our annual...