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Schedule 2017-09-01T10:53:52+00:00

2017 Day of Tango Festival Schedule

Sponsored by the Academy of Tango – Texas

Friday, December 8, 2017

Time Activity Description
7:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. Workshop: Guillermo & Giovanna Milonga: Smooth Sequences with Traspie
7:00 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Leading Sacadas: Focus on resolutions, including ending patterns and transitions
8:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Workshop: Guillermina & Mariano Tango Techniques for Leaders and Followers: Balance, Pivots, Change of Weight
9:45 p.m. – 12:00 p.m. Milonga Friday night Milonga Social Dancing with Live Music from the Miguel Arrabal Quartet and DJ Fil Cruz

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Time Activity Description
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Tango Dynamics: Dramatic Pauses and Barridas, including Inside and Outside Sweeps
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Workshop: Guillermina & Mariano Tango Giros, Ochos & Molinetes
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshop: Guillermo & Giovanna Milonga with Traspie
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Waltz Movements: Smooth Flowing Sequences
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Workshop: Guillermina & Mariano Tango Fundamentals: Posture,Walking, Embrace and Connection with your Partner
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Workshop: Guillermo & Giovanna Tango Giros with right and left directional changes
4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Tango Enrosques for Leaders and Molinetes for Followers: New Combinations
4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Workshop: Guillermina & Mariano Tango Elements: Fluidity and Circulating on the dance floor
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. Professional Tango performances, Live Music with the Miguel Arrabal Tango Quartet, DJ Fil Cruz, Free Beginner’s Tango Lesson and Milonga Social Dancing all night.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Time Activity Description
12:00 p.m. – 1:15p.m. Workshop: Guillermo & Giovanna Waltz: Basic Combinations
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Workshop: Fabián & Roxana Milonga: Trendy moves to add spice and cadence; master techniques with your partner
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshop: Guillermina & Mariano Milonga Lisa with Traspie
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshop: Guillermo & Giovanna Waltz Sequences from the Milonguero Masters
6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Milonga Sunday night Milonga Social Dancing with DJ Daniel Rojas Dávila