A Chat with Alma del Tango
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
We are Marin’s only Argentine Tango center. We offer beginning through advanced classes, private lessons, a weekly práctica, a monthly milonga, monthly movie nights, tango boutique, and an annual student theatrical production.
What’s one tip for first-time students that will make them feel like veterans?
Argentine Tango is more than just a dance. As you’ll soon discover, tango is rich in history, with its own distinctive music, customs and etiquette. Here we address some frequently asked questions in regard to the Alma del Tango teaching program: http://almadeltango.org/new-to-tango/
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Started by San Anselmo residents Debbie Goodwin and John Campbell, Alma del Tango is a non-profit 501©(3) organization dedicated to encouraging artistic expression and the development of community through Argentine Tango.
What do you love most about your job?
Tango is our work, our love, our passion. It is so rewarding to be able to share this with students and welcome them into our community of dancers.