Guided Practica Chiquita

TUESDAYS 7:30 - 11:30pm

Once you have the basics down, it’s time to work on developing your skills. Our practice sessions do just that.


Overcome Challenges

It can help you overcome challenges. With an instructor present, they can watch your dance and then pinpoint certain things that maybe holding back your progress or help you achieve your goals.

One-on-One Guidance

Your instructor can determine areas that need work and assign you exercises that directly impact your dance skills. This lets you focus on details that apply specifically to you. Sometimes the movement and technique can be explained in various ways. We find the one that help you understand and give you the advice that will actually help you progress.

Expert Assessment

It is an overall tendency that we need to achieve everything right now. Mastering dance takes time and it is often the case that one doesn’t even know what his/her body knows. We will dance with you, listen to your body and also to your words and help you decide which level and which classes will be most beneficial to you.

Safe Environment

Practicas offer safe environment to immediately implement, try out and practice all the novelties that you are learning during classes. No need to follow codigos, you can ask person of any level to practice with you. They will help you, just as someone helped them. Feel free to approach any instructor and ask any questions you didn’t have a chance to ask during classes.

PART 1) 8:30-9pm -> Solo Exercise Carlitos Perez way. Work on your balance, your musicality, introduce new elements. Essentially - get ahead and improve yourself so the partnership can be improved. PART 2) 9-10:30pm -> DJ Hernan. The tandas, for education purpose, are built out of 3 arrangements of the same song so you can start memorizing the songs and start recognizing different orchestras. We play the same list for 3-4 weeks, so you have time to let the songs settle in your long memory draw. The practica music is displayed on the computer screen. PART 3) 10:30-11:30pm -> DJ Grisha vel Oso Ruso. The tandas are played in the traditional manner arranged by orchestra and/or time period. There are alternative music dance-able cortinas and /or alternative tandas.
  • "They are professional, passionate, graceful, and true masters of their trade. They are patient and take the time to break down the steps to ensure one truly grasps and understands the motions, not just mechanically follow and repeat the steps."
    Katherine L.
  • "Ultimate Tango (UT) is a little piece of Buenos Aires in Medford Square. Hernan and Anita are the knowledgeable teachers and gracious hosts. This duo has really upped the standard of tango in the Boston area. "
    Elizabeth O.
  • "You've come to the right place for tango! The instructors are passionate and patient. I love Hernan and Anita!!! You will see progress and feel confident even after one or two lessons."
    Miryam L.
  • "I have being taking Hernan and Anita's 8 weeks course and love how they take the time to go through the mechanics of the steps. They observe each student and will correct you by dancing with you."
    Kamal M.
  • "Hernan is not only world class dancer and warm hearted human, he also has a solid knowledge in many sciences such as a reflexology, human anatomy and psychology. He applies them all in teaching!"
    Rita L.
  • "Anita and Hernan have created a rare establishment. Imagine: you take a break from your daily chores, park the car on the busy street (plenty parking available), walk down the stairs and enter their studio, a tango oasis."
    Tsachi S.