Tango Cheltenham

Dancing Argentine Tango in the Cheltenham area

What you need to know about Tango Cheltenham

Some of the gang dancing in Cheltenham's Regent Arcade
Dancing in the Regent Arcade

Tuesdays! Our next series of classes begins on 4th Septembert 2018. Beginners are at 19:30, improvers and intermediates at 21:00 with practice time from 20:30 to 21:00. Beginners may start in any week and we will catch you up. No partner is required and you will not need to do fancy lifts! Wear comfortable clothing and ideally smooth soled shoes.

Fridays! Practicas at The Bayshill on Friday 31st August, 28th September and 2nd November 2018 from 8.00 until 11.00 pm. Practise your social dancing skills in a relaxed atmosphere with a mix of traditional and modern music. Cost £6 includes free refreshments and biscuits.

Tango Café - Autumn Special with workshop! The next Sunday Tango Café is Sunday 9th September 2018 from 16:00 to 20:00 and includes tea, coffee, soft drinks and homemade cakes plus music from DJ Leroy. There is an improver/intermediate workshop beforehand with Leroy. Please book a place on the workshop. No need to book for the café. Workshop costs £8 or £15 if pre-booked with the café. Café is £10 on the door. Venue - The Tithe Barn in Bishops Cleeve, GL52 8LU.

Tango Cafés! The following two Sunday Tango Cafés are Sunday 21st October and 2nd December 2018 from 16:00 to 20:00 and include tea, coffee, soft drinks and homemade cakes plus music from DJ Rob. Student show on the 2nd December. Cost £10 on the door. Venue - The Tithe Barn in Bishops Cleeve, GL52 8LU.

Cheltenham International Tango Festival The next Festival is 21st to 23rd June 2019.

The Rules Every now and then we ask everyone to remind themselves of our Rules. We try to keep things fairly relaxed, but we do need to ensure that all of our dancers feel equally comfortable. The rules helps with this. Please refresh your knowledge of them even if you are a regular customer.

Our current Tuesday times!!! We run from 19.30 to 22.00 every Tuesday, with the class times as shown below. The cost will is £6 for one class or £8 for two, with the práctica being free.

  • 19.30 - 20.30 Beginners
  • 20.30 - 21.00 Práctica
  • 21.00 - 22.00 Improvers and Intermediates

Beginners who miss the first few weeks may start at any time and should read the Classes Page and the Beginners' Page. Everyone else should read about the class structure on the Classes Page. We look forward to seeing you all there.

Classes run every week roughly in line with school terms except we usually keep going over their half term break. We would love for you to join us there. To be absolutely certain, check our calendar.