BPATS | Absolute Beginners Workshop - Level I

Absolute Beginners Workshop - Level I is the first course in the two part Beginner Tango Fundamentals series which prepares the participants for the Improver/Intermediate
level course.

This is a natural continuation of the Absolute Beginners - Intensive One-Day Introduction Course where we
focus on developing a solid foundation for the future. It provides a sound understanding of basic Tango figures.


Course Description.

This course is designed for those who have completed the Intensive One-Day Introduction Course,
and who are ready to move on to the next level. The course review basic technique from the previous
workshops and covers the elements in greater depth.


Why you should take this course

This program will prepare participants for the Absolute Beginners Workshop - Level II


Course Program

The program will cover the following material:

  • Review of basic material (from the introduction)
  • Axis and Weight Transfer
  • Fundamentals of the tango walk
  • The salida
  • Leading the cross
  • The resolution (the Tango Close)
  • Stops (Paradas)
  • Sandwich (Sanguchito)
  • Passing step (Pasada)
  • Runs (corridas)
  • Rock step
  • Change of direction using the cradle (Cunita)

Workshop Level

Absolute Beginners Workshop - Level I



The Workshop is suitable for those who have completed our Absolute Beginners Introduction Workshop
or the basic elements of Argentine Tango.



Schedule Absolute Beginners Workshop - Level I

Date/Day: - Sat 2 Jan, 6 Feb, 6 Mar, 3 Apr, 1 May, 5 Jun, 3 Jul, 7 Aug, 4 Sept, 2 Oct, 6 Nov, 4 Dec.

Date: Starting from Saturday, January 2, 2010
Time: 1:00-5:00 PM
Place: All Saints Church Branksome Park 28 Western Rd, Poole, BH13 7BP Map


Price:                 £30 (Couples £55) - Non Members
Concessions:      £25 (Couples £45) - Members    

Please check the calendar for schedule of future courses


Booking/Additional Information

For more information contact Resident Instructor

Contact:     Resident Instructor
Phone:      +44 (0)7883 540 995
Skype:        BPATS
Skype:        BournemouthTango
Email:         BournemouthTango@gmail.com