Classes & Workshops

Pamela & Steve Slavsky workshops, August 26 & 27, Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St. Portland.

Saturday, Aug 26: 1:00-2:30 pm – Natural Tango Body Technique

Saturday, Aug 26: 3:00-4:30 pm–Connection & Communication

Sunday, Aug 27: 1:00-2:30 pm–Application to Figures

Sunday, Aug 27: 3:00-4:30 pm–Tango Creation

More details here!

Jewel Rechsteiner‘s weekly classes!

Tuesday all-levels class and Extra Practica at 500 Forest Ave. Class is $15pp and is from 7:30-8:30pm, which includes the practica, from 8:30-9:30ish and is $5 if separate from the class.  PM her if you have questions about parking. See you on Tuesday!

Wednesday beginner-level class at Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St, Portland, $15pp

Beginner Argentine Tango with Las Hermanas, at Lincoln Middle School Cafeteria

Tuesdays, 6:45 – 8:15, two five-week sessions, 9/12 – 10/10 and again 11/14 – 12/12.
This fun class covers all the basics you need to get you moving on the social dance floor.  

Registration is through Portland Adult Education. 120$/couple, 70$/person

Rebecca Rorick Smith in residence: October/November!

  • Tuesdays, 4 weeks beginning October 31, all levels.
    7:30-8:30 pm: “A Variety of Turns and Technique that goes with Them.”
    8:30-9:30 pm “Combining Linear and Circular Movements.”  

Venue: Full Circle Energy, 500 Forest Ave (rear), Portland, ME.  $85/series; $25 drop-in.

  • Wednesdays, 3 weeks beginning November 1.

6:45-7:45pm: “Beginning Tango,” A beginner series for those with a little bit of experience or none at all! Get lots of information and get moving quicker with this 3-week series!

Venue: Maine Ballroom Dance, 614 Congress St, Portland, ME.  Just before our weekly practica (free to those in this class!). Price: $70 for all or $25 drop-in.

  • Thursdays, Beginning November 2.
7:30-9:00pm “Technique with Rebecca“. Special Small-group Classes by reservation only! Limited to 12 students. This class is 1.5hrs long! 
Venue: TBA; Price: $100 for the series.


  • Weekend Workshops and Portland Finale,  Nov. 18-19th
  • Two workshops on Saturday, Nov 18 and two on Sunday, Nov 19
  • Just Another Milonga,  Saturday eve, Nov 18th, DJ: TBA

Premilonga class with Rebecca, 8-9PM.
Milonga 9-12 PM

Class only, $15
Milonga only, $10
$20 for both the Milonga and class

Venue: Maine Ballroom, 614 Congress Street, Portland


Pop-up Series.  Occasional Wednesdays, 6:45-8:00 pm at Maine Ballroom Dance ($15), followed by our long-running traditional practica, 8-10 pm ($5).