An improvised social dance with a rich musical heritage!
Start Your Tango Journey with Us.
Whether you wish to learn a new dance, improve your existing dance skills, Bournemouthtango
offer a broad range of Argentine Tango courses with regular evening and Weekend dance
Programme from beginner to experienced level..
We do it differently
The Bournemouthtango is a community social enterprise (non-profit), dedicated to promoting
traditional Argentine Tango dance, its music, culture, and work towards offering maximum
benefits to our members.
We receive 90% of our revenue through tuition and social events and rely on the generous
support of students to support our work.
Your support helps us to run:
Our resident and guest instructors are passionate and trained teachers with considerable teaching
Experience. We offer a comprehensive, structured syllabus to ensure that students are able to
progress quickly in their dancing, using the most effective teaching methods to equip them with
the essential skills to become competent social dancers.
Smaller class sizes
We limit our group class size to give our students a head start. All classes and workshop are
limited to a maximum of 12 (courses/lessons/intensives) and 20 (weekend workshops).This gives
each student the opportunity to directly interact with the instructor ensuring individual attention
and quality tuition.
For regular class descriptions please see the Class Descriptions page. Intermediate level classes
covers different topics each week based on a 6-week Theme.
Weekend Intensive Tango workshops with Holiday break
We run intensive weekend Tango workshops with short and extended holiday breaks. Combine
your weekend breaks tango lessons.
Our students come from a wide range of backgrounds, and the broad mix of ages, nationalities,
professions and dance skills which makes for a very interesting learning experience. Every year
100s of students take one of our weekly evening or weekend classes as well as Intensive dance
All our classes are located near Bournemouth Square, right in the heart of Central Bournemouth,
along major bus routes to and from the town centre.
Free Outdoor Social dance Events
We host Free Summer outdoor Community Social dance Events on the beach and Promenade,
Town square and Picnic in the Park dance party.
We welcome guest dancers from out of town
Bournemouth is a holiday resort, as well as location for most of the English language schools.
National and international visitors visit the town throughout the year. Whether you are visiting
Bournemouth for a short weekend break or an extended stay, come and join us.
We are proud to open our doors to local and visiting dancers from out of town.
Tango Tours & Vacations
As a group, we share and celebrate special occasions, take field trips and car share (no excuse
not to go dancing) to milongas all over the south-west, Dorset, Hampshire and abroad including
Buenos Aires, Argentina and capital cities in Europe.
If you need further information, you can contact us by telephone, text
or email and I would be happy to provide the relevant information.