Information about Tango Classes and Events in Derby and Surrounding Areas
Derby Practica (Spondon) - Su and Nas
Derby - Spondon Village Hall, Sitwell St, Spondon, DE21 7FG has a lovely wooden dance floor, large space to dance and free parking. Come and support the practica and join us in Spondon.
Every first & third Sunday of the month 15:30 - 18:30
£3 per person for the practica
£5 per person for the workshop and practica
Tea and coffee included; but you can bring a cake or something to share with everyone if you wish.
Usual Music Styles:
- First Sunday - Su: mainly a mix of Golden Age
- Third Sunday - Andy: mainly non traditional and Nuevo with an occasional tanda of milonga.
Workshops 6th August - with Pauline and Geoff Hudson from Tango Stafford
£5 for Workshop and Practica - 3.30 to 6.30 pm
£3 for Practica Only - starts at approx 5.00 pm
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Two to Tango (Derby) - Irene & Ray
DERBY - Spondon Village Hall, Sitwell St, Derby DE21 7FG (just off A52 and about 10 mins west from Jnc 25 of M1). Plenty of free parking to the rear of the hall.
2017 - a milonga will be held on Friday evening approximately every other month as follows:
4 August (Fundraiser), 6 October, 1 December and 29 December. Some of the events will be themed so keep an eye out to find out what Irene has planned.
2018 Dates: 2 Feb, 30 March, 1 June, 3 Aug, 5 Oct, 30 Nov, 28 Dec.
20:00 to 23:30 - £8 Per Person
DJ's Su & Andy play an eclectic mix of Golden Age, Nuevo & non-traditional tandas.
Light refreshments will be provided but please bring your own soft drinks and alcohol.
We look forward to seeing you there. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or for more detailed information go to the Website
Derby Milonga (hosted by Tango Midlands) - Mike Isaacs
Derby - St Nicholas Church Hall, 4 Lawn Avenue, Allestree, Derby, DE22 2PE.
Free car park or on-street parking (Just off the A38 - take the junc for Derby University).
Mike usually holds a Milonga or T Dance at this venue on the fourth Saturday (20:00 to midnight) or Sunday (16:30 to 20:30) of each month as follows:
2017 - Sunday 27 August (Cancelled due to holidays); Saturday 23 September; Saturday 21 October; Saturday 25 November.
£9 pp from July (due to increase in costs).
Make a date in your diary and come along to dance Tango in a warm, cosy environment with a great floor. Tea, coffee and savoury nibbles, provided. But bring your own alcohol.
Mike also holds Monthly Milongas at The Walker Memorial Hall, Ampton Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2UJ .See the website at www.tangomidlands.co.uk.
Tango Classes with Tony Glover - Nas & Su
Derby - The Spondon Liberal Club, 2 Moor Street, Spondon, DE21 7EA
Free car park at venue or within easy walking situated to the rear of the Village Hall, off Sitwell St, DE21 7FG
Argentine Tango Classes - Weekly on Tuesday Evening
Total Beginners Course - 7.15 pm (NEW! starting 23 May 2017) £3 pp
Improvers - 8.00 pm - 10.00 £5 pp
Practise until 11.00 pm
The Beginners Class is ideal for anyone who wants to try this beautiful dance and gain basic technique - Tango is a social dance so you don't need a partner.
The Improver Class is ideal for someone who has already started on their tango journey and for others who wish to improve their skills. No need to bring a partner - just come along on your own; we are a friendly crowd of people.
The bar is open for soft and alcoholic drinks.
Go to our FB Page for more information
Nottingham Lessons (10 mins East of M1 Jnc 25) - Lisa
Nottingham/Derby - Bramcote Memorial Hall, Church Street, Bramcote, Nottingham, NG9 3HD
Held each week on a Wednesday Evening at the hall
Start - 8.00 pm with All Levels
Practica - 9.00 pm
Intermediates - 9.30 pm
One Class - £8
Two Classes - £13
Milonga Media Luz - Lisa
Nottingham/Derby - Bramcote Memorial Hall, Church Street, Bramcote, Nottingham, NG9 3HDb
Free off and on street parking
Milongas are usually held on the second Saturday of each month, 20:00 to Midnight - at the above venue.
A Workshop and T Dance are usually held on each Bank Holiday Monday (check with the organiser about times and venue etc ).
Milonga: 20:00 - 23.30
£9 per person
Refreshments available but bring your own alcoholic drinks.
Lisa plays a great mix of music - mostly traditional mainstream (with perhaps the odd surprise) in tandas with cortinas.
Lisa occasionally arranges a special DJ - keep an eye on the Derby Tango Website and FB group for more information.
Join Lisa's FB group and keep an eye on the Website for more information.
Two to Tango Classes with Roy (Tango Lab)
Derby - The Waterfall, Railway Terrace, Derby, DE1 2RU (opposite the railway station)
Parking in the station carpark or on-street to the rear of the venue (check signs for fees)
Changes From July 2017
Workshops - every Monday evening - cost £7 for one class and £10 for the evening.
19:30 - 20:30- Improvers
20:30- 21:30- Intermediates
21:30 22.00 - Práctica
A Milonga is usually held four times a year at the above venue
The next Milonga is on (13th August) at the Waterfall
Organisers: Two to Tango with traditional music.
Nibbles are provides and a bar is usually available but check with Irene for more information.
See Tango Lab and Two to Tango for more information
Deda Dance Studio
Classses with Billy and Mel - contact Deda for more information
Every Monday at the Deda Dance Centre, Chapel Street, Derby. DE1 3GU.
Current Teacher(s) - Billy & Mel Homan
19:30 - 20:15 - Beginners
20:15 - 21:00 - Intermediates.
Sometimes a Práctica at 8:30 to 9:00 for beginners - check with teachers
Cost: usually £5.00 Per person, per class - check with the venue for details.
Usually only open during school terms times.
For more information:
FB Group: Tango in Derby
FB Page: Derby Tango
Blog: Derby Tango
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