FEST SCHEDULE

Class and Event Schedule 2017

 

THURSDAY SCHEDULE
Time Pugliese Ballroom
7.00 pm to 9.30* pm Competition: First Qualifying Round: Tango de Pista and Stage Tango Categories.
Presentation of the Official Judges
9.30 pm to 2.30 am Opening Milonga with Presentation & Group Demo by the Festival Masters

 *Please note that  this timetable might be subject to change. Check timetables 3 weeks before the event.

FRIDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.30 to 11.45 am

All Levels Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

Technic for both roles. Balance, posture, changes of weight.

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

“The embrace”: a hundred ways of feeling. Axes. Connection points.

Available for private classes
Lunch Break Available for Tango de Pista competitors’ rehearsals
12.00 – 1.30pm
Available for Stage Tango competitors’ rehearsals
12.00 – 1.30pm
Available for private classes
1.45 pm to 3.00 pm

Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

“Enrosques” for leaders and followers; dissociation, rhythm

 

Intermediate Milonga

Guillermina & Mariano

MIlonga lisa and with traspié.

 

Available for private classes or competitors’ rehearsals
3.15 pm to 4.30 pm

Pre- Intermediate Vals

Daniel & Alejandra

Rhythm and musicality. Simple patterns to move easily on the dance floor.

 

Intermediate – Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Boleos diversity and variations: back, front, parallel and opposite, low and high. When to do them?

 

3.00 to 4.30pm

Competitors’ rehearsals

Afternoon Break

Available for Tango de Pista competitors’ rehearsals

4.45 to 6.15 pm

Fashion Show Reherasal

4.35 to 5.45 pm

Available for Private Classes

From 4.45 pm

5.30pm to 6.45 pm N/A

    5.45pm to 6.15pm 

Stage Tango competitors rehearsal

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6.15 pm to 6.45pm

Tango de Pista Competitors’ floor craft rehearsal

Until 7.oo pm

Available for private classes

7.05 pm to 9.30 pm N/A 7.05 pm Competition starts: Second Qualifying Round for Tango de Pista and Stage Tango categories N/A

9.30pm  to 2.30am


N/A

10.30pm

TANGO FASHION SHOW

Announcement of   Semifinalists

11.00pm: Performance by Official Champions 2016: 

Adam Cornett & Tillia Kim

N/A

 

SATURDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.30 am to 11.45 am

Advanced Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

Molinetes, Boleos and “paradas”.

All Levels Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Leaders & Followers  foot work secrets

 

12 noon to 1.15 pm

 Intermediate-Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

Technique for “lapices” and “planeos”.

Intermediate Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Cut motions; milonguero sequences to help us move in packed floors keeping the embrace & the posture.

Intermediate Vals

Guillermina & Mariano

Rhythm  and fluidity. Turns.

Lunch Break

Available for private classes

1.30 pm – 2.15 pm

Available for Rehearsals for Tango de Pista/ Stage Tango competitors

1.30 pm – 2.30 pm

Available for private classes

1.30 pm – 2.15 pm

1.30 pm to
3.00 pm

SAN RAMON BALLROOM

Special  DJ Workshop (Outside program)

2.45 pm to 4.00 pm

Intermediate  Milonga

Guillermina & Mariano

Lisa and with traspié.

Pre- Intermediate Tango

Tomas & Gimena

“Ochos” : connector in the creation of the movement.

Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

“Enrosques  & lápices” with colgadas and volcadas.

4.15 pm to 5.30 pm

Intermediate – Advanced Vals

Adrian & Alejandra

Simple “Cadenas” with turns to make vals more fluid

 

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

Boleos and “patadas” for leaders and followers

Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Sacadas: circular & linear; technique and  embrace.

Afternoon Break

Salon Seniors Competitors rehearsal

5.45 pm – 6.15 pm

Rehearsals for:

5.30 to 6.00 Stage Groups

6.00 to 6.30pm Artists

Available for Private classes

5.45 pm – 6.30 pm

 

7.05 pm to 9.00 pm

 

Used  by Competitors

6.30 to 7.00pm

       Used by competitors:               Seniors and Tango de Pista – floor craft rehearsal

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7.05pm Competition:

Semifinal Rounds for Stage Tango and Tango de Pista categories / Qualifying rounds for Salon Seniors, Milonga & Stage Groups categories

N/A
9.00 pm to 2.30 am N/A

GALA MILONGA

Announcement of Finalists

 Live Music:

 Seth Asarnow y su Sexteto Tipico and professional tango singer ADRIAN DURSO

11.15pm: Great Masters Show

N/A

 

SUNDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.30 am to 11.45 am

Inter/Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

Embellishments for leaders and followers; how to apply them in dance

All levels Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Secrets for the social dance; milonga codes: how to move in the line of dance; how to turn right and left when the dance floor is packed.

 

Available for private classes/rehearsals
12 noon to 1.15 pm

Pre – Intermediate Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

Walk, displacements, changes of front

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Support and free foot use; mechanism for better balance and action in the movement.

Inter/Advanced Milonga

Adrian & Alejandra

Traspié moves & change of direction; musicality (simple steps on strong beat; incorporating the weak beat)

 

Lunch Break

Available for private classes

1.30 pm – 2.15 pm

Available for Artists rehearsals

1.30 pm – 2.30 pm

Available for private classes

1.30 pm – 2.15 pm

1.30 pm – 3.00 pm

SAN RAMON BALLROOM

Special  Workshop (Outside program)

2.45 pm to 4.00 pm

Advanced Vals

Daniel & Alejandra

Melody and rhythm; interpreting the vals syncopation, specific turns and other moves for vals.

Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

“Cadenas” in volcadas and colgadas

Inter/Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Boleos: development, moments of execution; different possibilities.

4.15 pm to 5.30 pm

Inter/Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

“Barridas”  for leaders and followers in turns / giros

 

Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Tomas and Gimena´s favorite figures

Intermediate – Advanced Tango

 

Guillermina & Mariano

Combinations with “arrastres”

Afternoon Break     5.45 pm – 6.45 pm

5.45 to 7.00

Competitors’ rehearsal

5.45 to 6.45

Rehearsal for Finalist Competitors

5.45 to 6.30pm

Available for Private classes

7.05 pm – 8.30 pm N/A  Competition Grand Final:
Tango de Pista, Stage, Salon Seniors and Stage Groups catgories
N/A
8.30 pm to 2.30 am
N/A

Farewell Milonga

8.30pm Prizes Ceremony: Coronation of the 2017 Official USA Champions

10.30pm Masters Show

N/A