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2018 Day of Tango Festival Schedule

Sponsored by the Academy of Tango – Texas

Print Schedule
Time Activity Description
7:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. Workshop: Claudio & Helena The Power of the Walk: How to connect the your walking technique with ALL other Tango figures
7:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. Workshop: Hugo & Celina Tango Elements: Introduction to the Cross System
8:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Cortes (Pauses/Barridas) and multiple options for Inside/Outside Drags
9:30 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. Friday Milonga Friday night Milonga Social Dancing @ Ben Hur with LIVE MUSIC from the Miguel Arrabal Quartet and DJ Fil Cruz. Get your Friday Milonga ticket here
Time Activity Description
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Workshop: Claudio & Helena Tango Salon: How to create a visual effect within the execution of any figure
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.  Workshop: Hugo & Celina  Tango D’Arienzo Style: Making your dance sharp, dynamic and stylish
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Tango Essentials: Giros, Enrosques for Leaders and Molinetes for Followers
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshop: Claudio & Helena Spiral Technique: The importance of communication in the “Enrosque” moment
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Workshop: Hugo & Celina Waltz (Vals): Intermediate to Advanced Techniques
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.  Workshop: Claudio & Helena  Milonga Lisa and Traspie: How to integrate sequences within different dynamics of the music
4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Workshop: Hugo & Celina Tango Turns with Embellishments
4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Waltz: Enrich your footwork techniques and overall fluidity of movement
8:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. Main Event: Day of Tango Festival Performances, Live Music and Milonga Day of Tango Festival doors open at 8 PM @ Ben Hur. Professional Tango performances, Live Music with the Miguel Arrabal Tango Quartet, DJ John Turci, a Free Beginner’s Tango Lesson and Milonga Social Dancing all night. Get your Day of Tango Festival Show ticket here.

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Time Activity Description
12:00 p.m. – 1:15p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Milonga Lisa and Traspie: Learn to add spice, cadence and musicality
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Workshop: Claudio & Helena Musicality: Understanding the bits and pauses to create a harmonic dance
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Sacadas: Tune up your timing and connection with your dance partner
4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Workshop: Hugo & Celina Circular Moves with embellishments in Syncopated Rhythms
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Sunday Milonga Sunday night Milonga Social Dancing @ Esquina Tango. Join us for Argentine Asado (BBQ) and great music with DJ John Turci. Get your Sunday Milonga ticket here