Schedule


Thursday, April 20th, 2017

5:30p Registration opens Lindbergh Lobby
6:30p - 7:30p Festival Mixer Lindbergh
7:30pm - 8:45pm WS1 - Tango Improvisation & Navigation.
Enjoying crowded and open spaces.
All levels
Nely & Hernan Garros
WS2 - Milonga.
Where and when to do the traspie. Differences with double time.
Intermediate
Alicia & Daniel Armstrong
WS3 - Cadence and dynamics.
How to use cadence and dynamics in your dance.
Intermediate-advanced
Cristian & Melisa Grand Ballroom
WS4 - "Diamond" lesson.
A deep analysis of embrace, walk, connection and ochos.
Advanced
Maximiliano & Jesica Lindbergh
9pm - 12:30pm Opening Night Milonga DJ: Hernan Alvarez Prieto Grand Ballroom

Friday, April 21th, 2017

2:00p Registration opens Lindbergh Lobby
3:00p - 4:30p WS5 - Tango is about connection.
Connection, inner space, cylinder concept.
All levels
Alicia & Daniel Armstrong
WS6 - Tango.
Musicality and embrace.
Intermediate
Cristian & Melisa Lindbergh
WS7 - Milonga.
Different traspies and musicality.
Intermediate-advanced
Maximiliano & Jesica Grand Ballroom
WS8 - Tango.
Technique in close embrace for advanced dancers.
Advanced
Nely & Hernan Crossfield
4:30p - 7:00p Welcome Milonga
DJ: Vincent Lam
Grand Ballroom
5:00p - 6:30p Special Beginners' Program - Session A
Foundations of Tango - Posture, Embrace, Vocabulary.
Beginners
Pablo & Eva Garros
5:00p - 6:30p Master Class 1
Choreographic variations applied to the Tango Salon.
(restricted admission)
Cristian & Melisa Armstrong
9:30p - 1:30a Evening Milonga
DJ: Vivi La Falce
Grand Ballroom
1:30a - 4:30a All-night Milonga
DJ: Victoria Guasch
Grand Ballroom

Saturday, April 22th, 2017

10:15a - 11:45a Master Class 2
Ladies' technique: we also dance. We prepare our body. How to use our feet, legs, hip, arms when we walk and construct the embrace. The encounter with your partner.
(women only - restricted admission)
Alicia Pons Armstrong
11:00a - 12:00p Registration and warmup Lindbergh Lobby
12:00p - 1:30p WS9 - Best secrets.
Ladies' and men's technique.
All levels
Maximiliano & Jesica Grand Ballroom
WS10 - Jazz - Rock & Roll.
Prepare yourself to be able to dance Jazz and Rock & Roll in Buenos Aires milongas.
Intermediate
Nely & Hernan Armstrong
WS11 - Vals.
Music and walking. Easy turns in small spaces.
Intermediate-advanced
Alicia & Daniel Crossfield
WS12 - Milonga.
Sequences applied to milonga.
Advanced
Cristian & Melisa Lindbergh
12:00pm - 3:00pm Special Beginners' Program - Session B & C
La Caminata: Walking in comfort and with connection
Beginners
Pablo & Eva Garros
1:45p - 3:15p WS 13 - Walk, pause and silence.
How to use these elements in your dance.
All levels
Cristian & Melisa Lindbergh
WS14 - Milonga traspie.
The subtleties of milonga traspie.
Intermediate
Nely & Hernan Crossfield
WS15 - Turning.
Deep analisys of giro, giro salonero, giro milonguero, how to turn in different situations, sacadas, enrosques, etc...
Intermediate-advanced
Maximiliano & Jesica Grand Ballroom
WS16 - Advanced elements.
Communication, energy, speed is transmitted from one axis to another.
Advanced
Alicia & Daniel Armstrong
3:30p - 6:30p Afternoon Milonga
DJ: Jae Youn
Grand Ballroom
4:30p - 6:00p Master Class 3
Full dissociation: dance together but flexible! Dance together, connected, but with difficult sequences. Learn how to dance with close embrace with soft movements.
(restricted admission)
Maximiliano & Jesica Armstrong
9:30p - 1:30a Evening Milonga
DJ: Vivi La Falce
Grand Ballroom
1:30a - 4:30a All-night Milonga
DJ: Vivi La Falce
Grand Ballroom

Sunday, April 23th, 2017

10:30a - 12:30p Guided practica with Eva and Pablo
DJ: Muna Swairjo
Grand Ballroom
10:30p - 12:00p Master Class 4
Cadencia, the secret of the milongueros. Interpreting the pauses, the timing of the woman and the subtelties of the small spaces between the couple.
(restricted admission)
Nely & Hernan Armstrong
12:30p - 2:00p WS17 - Musical Interpretation.
Dancing to different orchestras.
All levels
Nely & Hernan Armstrong
WS18 - Intention and complicity in tango.
How we build intention and complicity.
Intermediate
Alicia & Daniel Lindbergh
WS19 - Vals musicality.
Different figures for social dance.
Intermediate-advanced
Maximiliano & Jesica Crossfield
WS20 - Sacadas, barridas and enrosques.
Incorporating these movements in your tango.
Advanced
Cristian & Melisa Grand Ballroom
12:30p - 3:00p Special Beginners' Program - Session D & E
Rhythmical Variations: Milonga
Beginners
Pablo & Eva Garros
2:15p - 3:45p WS21 - Vals.
Accentuating the walk following the dynamics of the music.
All levels
Alicia & Daniel Armstrong
WS22 - Milonga.
Combining milonga lisa and traspie into your dance.
Intermediate
Nely & Hernan Crossfield
WS23 - Movement.
Sensitivity and perception.
Intermediate-advanced
Cristian & Melisa Lindbergh
WS24 - In 1 square meter.
Figures for social dance in close embrace, rebounds and different resources for dancing at the milonga with full connection.
Advanced
Maximiliano & Jesica Grand Ballroom
4:00p - 7:00p Afternoon practilonga
DJ: Oleh Kovalchuke
Lindbergh
8:30p - 1:00a Farewell Milonga
DJ: Victoria Guasch
Grand Ballroom

Legend

Closed for Followers (Leaders can still register)
Closed for Leaders (Followers can still register)
Closed (class is at capacity)


Please Note:

  • Changes to schedule and venue are possible.
  • Students must show a valid student ID showing Full-time Student status to be eligible for discounted rate.
  • For pricing, deadlines and payments see the registration page.
  • A legal form of identification is required at the registrtion desk.
  • All rooms for classes and milongas have a no outside alcohol policy, due to hotel regulations.