Unfortunately one cannot learn tango in a few classes - it takes practice practice practice. ETS holds two main 'Practicas' a week, and smaller practices at other times. These are informal session to try things out, stop and ask questions and make friends.

Tuesday evenings

From in the Counting House, West Nicolson St (upstairs from Blind Poet pub) 7-9pm. Access to Bar downstairs. This practica is followed by a Milonga until 11pm (£2) Ocasionally features visiting teachers or musicians.

Thursday Evenings

After the classes on Thursday night there is a 1 hr practice from 10-11pm. Dance for All at the Theatre School, 106 St Stephen's St . £1 members £2 non-members [MAP]

Non-dancers are welcome to come and watch or try Tango out for free.

Wednesday and Thursday Lunchtimes

Practica and small classes in the Highland Room, The Societies centre, the Pleasance from 12:45-1:45. Free. Call Toby 667 1147.

Sunday afternoons

Open dance floor for practice at NBs, in the corner ofthe Balmoral Hotel, Princes St, from 6-9 on Sundays. Followed by a milonga at around 6-9pm.[MAP]