Argentine Tango Classes
Internationally acclaimed Argentine Tango performers, choreographers, and dance teachers Sandor and Parissa
Sandor, originally from Buenos Aires Argentina, is a Tango Master for over three decades. He was a principal dancer in the Broadway/London hit show Forever Tango, nominated for the Tony Award “Best Choreography”. Parissa has coached several celebrities, including Antonio Banderas for the movie Take the Lead. Sandor & Parissa have been featured performing on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, and they have choreographed many of the Argentine Tangos on the show.
Don’t miss this special opportunity to take an Argentine Tango class with these amazing dancers!
Private Argentine Tango Lessons
For those of you who are interested in speeding up the learning process and would like more personalized, detailed, and undivided attention, we also offer private Argentine Tango lessons.
Private dance lessons are absolutely the easiest, fastest, and most effective way to learn to dance. With private lessons, you can achieve your dancing goals quickly and easily. The personal attention you receive from one-on-one private dance lessons is equal to three or four hours of class instruction.
No partner or dance experience necessary.
Get A Private
Lesson For $60
Private dance lessons are the fastest, most efficient way to learn to dance. (New students only.)
About Argentine Tango
Argentine Tango originated in the lower class of Buenos Aires, especially in the “Bario de las Ranas”. Clothing was dictated by full skirts for the woman and gauchos with high boots and spurs for the man.
The story of Tango as told is that it started with the gauchos of Argentina. They wore chaps that had hardened from the foam and sweat of the horse’s body. Hence the gauchos walked with their knees flexed. They would go to crowded nightclubs and ask the local girls to dance. Since the gaucho hadn’t showered, the lady would dance in the crook of the man’s right arm, holding her head back. Her right hand was held low on his left hip, close to his pocket, looking for a payment for dancing with him. The man danced in a curving fashion because the floor was small with round tables, so he danced around and between them.
Our Students Love Us!
LOVE this studio!!!! The instructors love to dance and are vested in your becoming a better dancer. No matter what your dance goals are, this is the place to go.
By Your Side is the best dance studio. The teachers are fantastic dancers and excellent instructors. They strive for excellence, precision, and elegance, and do so with great encouragement and motivation. I always leave dance class feeling wonderful!
We worked with Laura to choreograph our wedding dance. We started out with zero moves and no confidence but after four sessions we were tearing up the floor and having the time of our lives.
Get updates on new classes, workshops, and events.
Group Dance Classes
Meet people and have fun dancing. No partner or experience is needed.
Private Dance Lessons
Improve your technique and style fast! We make ballroom dancing champions. Get a private lesson for only $60.
Wedding Dance Lessons
Look like a star with a beautifully choreographed wedding dance. Get a wedding dance lesson for only $60.
WE'RE IN THE NEWS
We're so proud of our Salsa team which took 1st place at the Desert Classic DanceSport Dance Competition which is held every year in July in Palm Desert, California. Performing in a Salsa dance team is an excellent way to build confidence and improve your Salsa dancing skills quickly. Put on your dancing shoes and join our Salsa team today!
I want to congratulate our amazing students and ballroom dance teachers Shay and Guillermo for achieving 1st and/or 2nd place in all of their ballroom dance events at the Emerald Ball! It takes a lot of effort and determination to place in a ballroom competition and we are all very proud of your efforts.
By Your Side Dance Studio is rated among the best Dance Schools in Los Angeles for the second time in a row by ThreeBestRated.com. Today, By Your Side Dance Studio, a dance school specializing in Salsa dancing, adult dance classes, private dance lessons...