Salon Style Argentine Tango, Nelson BC
Soul Tango’s Heather Grant & Beth Hargreaves, have been offering regular lessons (both group and private), practicas, workshops, and Milongas in Nelson and the West Kootenays since early 2011.
Classes for all levels – Beginner, Ongoing, Intermediate, Teen, and Queer (reversed role) Tango, occur weekly from September through June, in Nelson, Rossland, and Kaslo.Also offered are classes in classic Tango, Milonga and Tango Vals
Monthly Milongas (Tango social dances) are held throughout the season, with specialty Milongas in the summer. Weekend workshops, hosted in Nelson are offered both with local and Internationally known guest instructors throughout the year.
Soul Tango has a strong focus on form, tradition and culture of Tango. Equally important aspects, are somatic and structural awareness/integration, mindfulness in movement, cultivating wellness through safe, heart centered connection.
Heather’s long and varied background in ice and social dance is complimented by her therapeutic training. Her experience in somatic and energetic therapies, coupled with a mindfulness practice, strongly influence her dance, and her teaching.
Beth’s extensive musical training and her connection to the Latino culture, strongly influence her dancing and understanding of Tango. Her work experience with vulnerable populations, give her a level of sensitivity and flexibility that supports students in the process of learning.