Tango Topics | Exploring Your Dance

Put simply this is the only piece of social dancing vocabulary where the Follower is being led to cross their feet and they’re doing so because they want to, not because they have to. It’s a willful cross. There are many versions of a cross in Argentine Tango: Back Cross. Forward Cross. Side Cross (!!!). Linear Cross. Floating Cross. Rotating Cross. And of course the Argentine Cross which is the most common that you see everywhere.

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