Special Workshops

2018 Workshops 

Liz and Yannick return to Seattle May 29-June 5 
All classes are open for couples and singles 
All classes will focus on elegance in movement, posture, embrace, and technique for leads and follows. 

Wednesday, May 30 - Pre-Milonga class at Tango Misto
2210 N Pacific St
Maximum improvisation: turning your figures into movements and natural embellishments 
8:00-11:00 Yannick will DJ Tango Misto~
Om punch card will work for both the class and dance.

Thursday, May 31 – U-Heights 5031 University Way NE, Seattle
Vals and Milonga! 
7:00-8:00 Beginning Level Class
8:00-9:00 Int. Tango workshop - Vals and Milonga
The vaivens of the old maestros, movements for rhythmic music 

Friday , June 1, 619 N 36th St, Seattle, WA 98103
7:30-8:30 Pre-Milonga class - How to dance in small spaces. 

8:30pm Barrio de Tango Milonga 
619 N 36th St, Seattle, WA 98103 

Saturday June 2 – Suenos de Salsa -12524 Lake City Way NE, Seattle

11:00-12:30 Int. Tango
Enrosques, the -almost- lost art of awesomeness (for leaders and followers) 

1:30-3:00 Int. Tango
Steps of the old maestros: Pajarito 

6:00-7:00 Musically class / lecture at our house. This is one of my favorite classes they teach! 
7:00-11:00 Michelonga Soiree 

Sunday, June 3 at Suenos de Salsa -12524 Lake City Way NE, Seattle

11:00-12:30 Int. Tango
Old-School Colgadas and Volcadas 

1:30-3:00 Int. Tango
Steps of the old maestros: Moyano 

Monday, June 4 pre-milonga Class at China Harbor
2040 Westlake Ave N.
Changing dynamics: Dancing and improvising to the musical variation 

1.5 hour workshops $25 or $20 if you do 3 or more
1 hour classes $15 or $10 with student ID

www.michellebadion.com 206-334-7496

Eduardo Saucedo will be back for Thanksgiving weekend.

Seattle 5th Showcase will be at the End of November!


2017 workshops
Eduardo Saucedo returns Thanksgiving weekend for another Epic Re-Boot camp for Intermediate and advanced dancers.

Argentine Tango Re-Boot Camp 
with Eduardo Saucedo and Michelle Badion
"no pain - Lot's of Gain"

Re-Boot camp is for Intermediate and Advanced Dancers

See yourself bloom into the tango dancer you always wanted to be. This camp is perfect for dancers who what to improve quickly. Eduardo has been dancing his whole life and has taught throughout the world. He ran a popular milonga in Buenos Aries as well as producing and performing in many shows. His English is perfect and he has a way of explaining the most complicated movements well. Michelle has been enjoying tango for over 25 years and loves to teach. They both share in their ability to always be positive and make classes fun and enjoyable for everyone.

Welcome to Re-Boot Camp 
Here is the schedule and locations.

Everything is included in the bootcamp, but I put the prices so people can do "a la carte". 

Schedule: Thanksgiving Day - Optional – Nov. 23
Our home – 1320 NE 63 St. Seattle, WA 98115
1:00 Thanksgiving feast Pot Luck style at our home
3:00 Watch one of our favorite Tango movies.
Suenos De Salsa - 12524 Lake City Way NE
7:00 -11:30 Thanksgiving milonga with Eduardo as our DJ, $15

All the Classes will be at Suenos De Salsa
12524 Lake City Way NE
There is a large, free parking lot in the back. Enter from the front.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday classes are $35 to drop in.

Friday, November 24
10:00-11:30 Class 1 – Tango
11:30-12:00 Guided practica
1:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 - Class 2 - Milonga – Playful!
2:30-3:00 - Guided Practica

9:00-12:00 Milonga at La Vida $15
13620 NE 20th St, Bellevue, WA 98005.
Performance by Eduardo and Michelle

Saturday, November 25
10:00-11:30 Class 3 - Tango Vals
11:30-12:00 Guided practica
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 - Class 4 - Tango Romantic!
2:30-3:00 Guided Practica

6:00-7:00 Wine party and Tango dancing at our house
1320 NE 63 St
Michelonga 7:00-11:00 Feel free to invite your friends.

Sunday, November 26
10:00-11:30 Class 5 – Tango Vals
11:30--12:00 Guided practica
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 - Class 6 - Milonga
2:30-3:00 Guided Practica

4:30-5:30 Class at La Garua – Close Embrace
5:30-9:00 La Garua Milonga
Performances by Michelle's group and Eduardo.
$20 class only or $25 for the class and Milonga.

Re-Boot Camp includes 10 hours of class, 3 hours of guided practice time, 3 milongas, 2 parties, wine, movies, social time and more all with exceptional, world class insturctiors.
Early Bird Special is good untill Oct. 31 $220.
After Oct. 31 $240.

All the classes, parties, and milongas are included in Boot Camp, but I want to tell you the prices so you can invite people to single events. 
Feel free to invite friends to any of them.
All the milongas are $15 cover, Thursday, Friday, Sunday. The Michelonga on Sat. is free and you can bring friends.
All the classes are $35 for drop-ins

Eduardo will also be available for private lessons.

  • Where to Dance in Seattle
    Sundays -
    Tango 2nd and 4th Tango at La Garua on Capitol Hill, Polish Hall at 18 and Madison (5:30-9:30).  Lesson with Michelle at 4:40  
    Waltz Cafe every 2nd and 4th Sunday has a afternoon dance from 1-3:30 at the CB
    WC Swing and Ballroom at China Harbor  from 8:30-12   or the Seattle WC swing club
    Country at Little Red Hen
    Tango at China Harbor
    WC Swing and more Dances at the Yuppie Tavern in Kirkland
    Waltzing at Waltz etc. www.waltzetc.com     
    Sasla all ages at Century Ballroom
    Tango Buenos Aires Grill on 1st and 3rd Tuesdays 7:00-10:00 FREE    
    WC Swing at the Century Ballroom  
    Salsa  at Salsa N Seattle www.salsanseattle.com
    Country at Little Red Hen
    EC Swing at Century Ballroom   
    Ballroom at Danceworks in Redmond  
    WCS @ Harmony  Ballroom, Bellevue  
    WC Swing at China Harbor is fun.    
    Country at Little Red hen
    Salsa at CB
    Country at Little Red Hen 
    Fridays - Country at the hayloft in Lynnwood
    Tango 2nd Fridays at Dance works in Redmond 
    Salsa at Salsa N Seattle  www.salsanseattle.com
    Salsa Tropical!    
    @ China Harbor Restaurant  
    Salsa dancing at the Century Ballroom  or at China Harbor
    West Coast Swing with  Paul and Melinda Booth  in Kirkland.  www.songscout.net
    Swing, Waltz and more with live music with NW Dance in Seattle
    www.nwdance.net www.nwdance.net 

  • Country at the Hayloft in Lynnwood
  • Producer/Host/MC.:  Gustavo "EL General"