2016-2017 Class Schedule

All classes take place at the Wyndham Bayside Resort


 

Thursday ~ December 29th 2016

10:30 – 11:00 amWarm-Up & Registration
11:00 am – noonTechnique Session 1 – Technique classes are one hour

$15/class at the door or one Technique Class Ticket

Room
Carrie FieldFollowers’ Technique: Seductive walk and Crisp Crosses- Variations and Drills for your walk, footwork, crosses, embellishments and boleos.All LevelsTBA
Jay AblingLeaders’ Technique: Putting the Smooth in your MovesAll LevelsTBA
12:15 – 1:30 pmSession 1 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Maxi & PalomaTechnique for both roles: walk, pivot and turns.All LevelTBA
Daniela & HernanBoleos and Giros CombinationsInt/AdvTBA
1:45 – 3:00 pmSession 2 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Maxi & PalomaElastic Embrace: When, how and where use itAll LevelTBA
Ney & JennAlterations: Cool ways to redirectInt.TBA
3:30 – 6:00 pmTeacher Training – $50/ 2 classes – Pre-registration OnlyRoom
Homer & Cristina1. Good jokes & tango Surprises
2. Promoting a balanced learning environment of traditional and alternative music.
3. Expressive use of off-axis movements.
4. Significance of Gender roles in musical expression.
Coast Ballroom

Friday ~ December 30th 2016

10:30 – 11:00 amWarm-Up & Registration
11:00 am – noonTechnique Session 2 – Technique classes are one hour

$15/class at the door or one Technique Class Ticket

Room
Carrie FieldTangoInForm: Sweet Rolling Hip: Feel great after you enjoy exercises to release your hips and legs, stabilize your core, and ready your legs for the festival.All Level
Jennifer BrattFollowers’ Technique: Drill common patterns that are often led on the social dance floor, perfecting balance, technique, and getting the movements into muscle memory. Practice embellishments that work well in each pattern, and how to tailor them to the music.All LevelMain Ballroom East
Ney MeloLeaders’ Technique: essential concepts for leading turns and steps in various rhythms.All LevelsMain Ballroom West
12:15 – 1:30 pmSession 3 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Ney & JennMusicality – The Speed of Sadness Timing, steps and embellishments to interpret melodic and dramatic musicAll LevelsTBA
Daniela & HernanMilonga: Styling and MusicalityIntermediateTBA
Homer & CristinaExploring SacadasInt/AdvTBA
1:45 – 3:00 pmSession 4 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Maxi & PalomaRhythm and melody: Improve your musicalityAll LevelsTBA
Jay AblingVals-alicious TurnsIntermediateTBA
3:15 – 3:45 pmRestore and Renew Tango InformFREE!!
Carrie FieldDon’t miss this chance to rejuvenate your body with thoughtful stretches and self massage so you can dance all night!All LevelsTBA
3:30 – 6:00 pmAdvanced Couples Classes – $50/ 2 classes – Preregistration OnlyRoom
Daniela & HernanAdvanced couples training in technique, musicality and interpretationCoast Ballroom

Saturday ~ December 31st 2016

10:30 – 11:00 amWarm-Up & Registration
FREE!! Tango InFormSpiral/Torsion/Contra-body
Thoughtful exercises to stretch spinal muscles, free tension from your neck and shoulders, and create elegant freedom.
All LevelsTBA
11:00 am – noonTechnique Session 3 – Technique classes are one hour

$15/class at the door or one Technique Class Ticket

Room
Daniela RoigFollowers’ Technique with DanielaAll LevelsPacific Ballroom East
Hernan PrietoLeaders’ Technique with HernanAll LevelsPacific Ballroom West
12:15 – 1:30 pmSession 5 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Daniela & HernanFundamentals of Close Embrace:
Advanced approach to the basics
All LevelsTBA
Maxi & PalomaVals: Beat, double beat & syncopationIntermediateTBA
Jay AblingDynamics Inside the EmbraceInt/AdvTBA
1:45 – 3:00 pmSession 6 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Ney & JenniferConnection Intensive Games, exercises and partner work with compression, leverage, the suspension in between and how to find true connection in the tango embraceAll LevelsTBA
Maxi & Paloma3 in 1: tango, milonga and vals with the same movementIntTBA
Homer & CristinaSmall & Beautiful Close Embrace SurprisesInt/AdvTBA
3:15 – 3:45 pmRestore and Renew Tango InformFREE!!
Carrie FieldDon’t miss this chance to rejuvenate your body with thoughtful stretches and self massage so you can dance all night!All LevelsTBA

Sunday ~ January 1st 2017

10:30 – 11:00 amWarm-Up & Registration
11:00 am – noonTechnique Session 4 – Technique classes are one hour

$15/class at the door or one Technique Class Ticket

Room
Carrie FieldFollowers’ Technique: Tenacious Turns
Variations and drills for your ocho, molinete and the footwork of your turning walk.
All LevelsPacific Ballroom East
Jay AblingLeaders’ Technique: Timing is EverythingAll LevelsPacific Ballroom West
12:15 – 1:30 pmSession 7 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Homer & CristinaCreating a Quality of Lightness for Leaders and FollowersAll LevelsTBA
Ney & JenniferMilonga Corridas Intermediate + Simple, repeating, traveling steps for milongaIntermediateTBA
Daniela & HernanOff-Axis girosAdvancedTBA
1:45 – 3:00 pmSession 8 – Pre-register or $30/class at the door if availableRoom
Homer & CristinaThe Boleo UnderstoodAll LevelsTBA
Maxi & PalomaMilonga: rock steps, short and funny movementsIntermediateTBA
Ney & JenniferVals: Never-ending turns that will make your head spin!AdvancedTBA
3:15 – 3:45 pmRestore and Renew Tango InformFREE!!
Carrie FieldDon’t miss this chance to rejuvenate your body with thoughtful stretches and self massage so you can dance all night!All LevelsTBA