2019 Class Schedule

All classes take place at the Wyndham Bayside Resort


Friday ~ December 27th 2019

noonRegistration desk opens. Warm-up.
noon – 1:15 pmSession 1Room
Maxi & PalomaUse the standing leg: Using the standing leg in walking, forward and backward ochosBeg/IntTBA
Liz & YannickDancing to rhythmic music: Figures for playful rhythmical musicIntermediateTBA
1:30 – 2:45 pmSession 2Room
Liz & YannickDancing to the melody: No details enteredAll LevelsTBA
Maxi & PalomaIntermediate Vals: Sweeps for both roles.IntermediateTBA
3:30 – 6:15 pmSession 3Room
Gustavo & LucianaCouple's Advanced Package - Friday: Advanced Waltz. Sacada, enrosque and lápiz turning in the line of dance. COUPLES ONLY!AdvancedCoast

Saturday ~ December 28th 2019

10:00 amRegistration desk opens. Warm-up.
10:00 – 10:50 amSession 1Room
Carrie FieldFREE! Tango InForm: Loosen the Legs.
Stretch the travel out of your legs and hips with these exercises chosen specifically to prime your body for the festival.
No Pre-Registration Required!
All LevelsTBA
11:00 – 11:50 amSession 2Room
Daniela RoigFollower's TechniqueAll LevelsTBA
Hernan PrietoLeader's TechniqueAll LevelsTBA
noon – 1:15 pmSession 3Room
Murat & MichelleDancing with others: Dancing in extremely small spaces. Part 1All LevelsTBA
Maxi & PalomaIntermediate Milonga: Accelerations and traspié.IntermediateTBA
Daniella & HernanVals Cadenas: Linked moves to embellish your Vals.AdvancedTBA
1:30 – 2:45 pmSession 4Room
Murat & MichelleDancing with others: Dancing in extremely small spaces. Part 2All LevelsTBA
Gustavo & LucianaSalon Tango: Three orchestras, only one movement.Beg/IntTBA
3:30 – 6:15 pmSession 5Room
Liz & YannickCouple's Advanced Package - Saturday: Adding dynamics with different surprise stops, pauses and rewinds. COUPLES ONLY!AdvancedCoast

Sunday ~ December 29th 2019

10:00 amRegistration desk opens. Warm-up.
10:00 – 10:50 amSession 1Room
Carrie FieldFREE! Tango InForm: Spiral to Embrace.
Exercises that create a physical calm which conveys a sensual invitation.
No Pre-Registration Required!
All LevelsTBA
11:00 – 11:50 amSession 2Room
Liz VanhoveFollower's Technique: The giro: How to be a "lean mean turning machine."All LevelsTBA
Yannick VanhoveLeader's Technique: Pivots, planeos and enrosques.All LevelsTBA
noon – 1:15 pmSession 3Room
Murat & MichelleUna Vez: Meditate as you danceAll LevelsTBA
Gustavo & LucianaMilonga: Funny play with a simple turn.IntermediateTBA
Liz & YannickLapiz & Enrosque: Leading a “lean mean turning machine” follower. (Take the Liz & Yannick's leader and follower technique classes at 11am before this class. No pre-registration required for technique classes)Int/AdvTBA
1:30 – 2:45 pmSession 4Room
Maxi & PalomaConnection: Keep connection using the frame.All LevelsTBA
Gustavo & LucianaTango Salon: Keep the movement on the spot! Beg/IntTBA
Murat & MichelleMusical Madness: The madness of Biagi’s challenging music.IntermediateTBA
3:30 – 6:15 pmSession 5Room
Daniela & HernanCouple's Advanced Package - Sunday: Understanding Tango Salon. Style and classic figures. Orchestras/musicality and embellishments. COUPLES ONLY!AdvancedCoast

Monday ~ December 30th 2019

10:00 amRegistration desk opens. Warm-up.
10:00 – 10:50 amSession 1Room
Carrie FieldFREE! Tango InForm: Core to Toes.
Come learn how ease of core, in the foot, leg, and hip create perceptive differences in the weighted and free leg.
No Pre-Registration Required!
All LevelsTBA
11:00 – 11:50 amSession 2Room
Michelle LambFollower's Technique: The Art of Standing on One Leg - step preparation, fluid weight transfer, circular movement and embellishmentsAll LevelsTBA
Murat ErdemselLeader's Technique: Make the ground part of your bodyAll LevelsTBA
noon – 1:15 pmSession 3Room
Daniela & HernanMilonga rotations: Pivots,rotation,circular movements for milonga.Int/AdvTBA
Liz & YannickMilonga: How to use the image of the elegant elephant to get better at milonga.Int/AdvTBA
Murat & MichelleWorking together: Exchanging turns and drills. (Take the Murat & Michelle's leader and follower technique classes at 11:00am before this class. No pre-registration required for technique classes)AdvancedTBA
1:30 – 2:45 pmSession 4Room
Daniela & HernanRebounds and ocho cortado: Working with the “quick, quick, slow.”Beg/IntTBA
Gustavo & LucianaTango Salon: Volcadas, colgadas and giradas in Tango.IntermediateTBA
3:30 – 6:15 pmSession 5Room
Maxi & PalomaCouple's Advanced Package - Monday: Complex movements in double time. Applying Complex movements in variations. COUPLES ONLY!AdvancedCoast

Tuesday ~ December 31st 2019

10:00 amRegistration desk opens. Warm-up.
10:00 – 10:50 amSession 1Room
Carrie FieldFREE! Tango InForm: Free the Feet!
Come to this class for medicinal foot restore. Stretch and massage that will boost you for bringing in the new year!
No Pre-Registration Required!
All LevelsTBA
11:00 – 11:50 amSession 2Room
Maxi AlvaradoLeader's TechniqueAll LevelsTBA
Paloma BerriosFollower's TechniqueAll LevelsTBA
noon – 1:15 pmSession 3Room
Gustavo & LucianaMilonga technique: Double traspiéIntermediateTBA
Daniela & HernanRhythmic combinations: Different combinations for rhythmic tangos (D’Arienzo, Biagi, Donato, etc.)Int/AdvTBA
Maxi & PalomaSpecial old milonguero steps: The “Carlitos Perez step.”AdvancedTBA
1:30 – 2:45 pmSession 4Room
Gustavo & LucianaVals: Half turn. Don't get dizzy!Beg/IntTBA
Daniela & HernanMilonguero Moves: Ochos milongueros and giros milongueros.IntermediateTBA
Liz & YannickAguja: The elusive aguja for leaders and followers.AdvancedTBA
3:30 – 6:15 pmSession 5Room
Murat & MichelleCouple's Advanced Package - Tuesday: Sharing the music while sharing the lead and follow. COUPLES ONLY!AdvancedCoast