FEST SCHEDULE

Class and Event Schedule 2018

 

THURSDAY SCHEDULE
Time Pugliese Ballroom
7.00 pm to 9.15* pm Competition: First Qualifying Round: Tango de Pista and Stage Tango Categories.
Presentation of the Official Judges
9.15 pm to 2.30 am

Grand Opening Milonga

DJ Rodrigo Saraibe.

Presentation & Group Demo by the Festival Maestros

 *Please note that  competitors accreditation for Pista and Stage Tango categories will take place from 2.00 to 4.30pm at San $amon Ballroom

FRIDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.00 – 11.15 am 

Intermediate Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Caminatas with turn and change of directions

All Levels Tango

Cristian & Melissa

Technique: analisys of the basic, posture, axis, flexor muscles, embrace and perception

Available for private classes
Lunch Break Available to practice for Tango de Pista competitors’  11..30 – 1.00pm Available for Stage Tango competitors’ rehearsals 11.30 – 1.00pm Available for private classes
1.15 – 2.30 pm

All Levels Milonga

Guillermina & Mariano

Fundamentals & Musicality for “Lisa and traspie”

 

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Ganchos for Men & Women

Available for private classes 
2.45 – 4.00 pm

Advanced Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

Figures with sacadas

 

Pre- Intermediate Vals

Junior & Guadalupe

Specific simple patterns to understand the musicality

 

2.45 to 4.00 pm

Available for Stage Competitors’ practice

Afternoon Break

4.15  to 6.15 pm

Available for Tango de Pista competitors’ practice

 

Rehearsal for Maestros

4.15 to 5.00 pm

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Stage Tango competitors rehearsal

5.00 to 6.10 pm 

4.15 to 6.45 pm

Available for Private Classes

 

N/A

6.15 to 6.45 pm

Stage & Tango de Pista Competitors’ floor craft rehearsal

Available for private classes
7.05 – 9.15 pm N/A 7.05 pm Competition starts: Second Qualifying Round for Tango de Pista and Stage Tango categories N/A

9.15 pm – 2.30 am


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Milonga

DJ Polo Talnir

10.30pm Announcement of  Semifinalists

11.30 pm  Performance by Official USA Champions 2017  and Special Folklore Performance by  Los Ocampo 

N/A

 

SATURDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.00 – 11.15 am

Advanced Tango

Cristian & Melissa

Complex figures for Tango Salon

Intermediate Tango

Junior & Guadalupe

Useful sequencies for the social dance

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

Available for private classes
11.30 am – 12.45 pm

All Levels Tango

Cristian & Melissa

Walking: footwork. Use the base leg & the free leg. The importance of the pauses

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Guillermina y Mariano

Figures with sacadas, boleos and enrosques

Intermediate Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

A-B-C Boleos for leaders and followers

Lunch Break

Available for private classes

1.00 pm – 2.00 pm

1.00 to 2.00

Festival Maestros rehearsals

Available for private classes

1.00 pm – 2.00 pm

 12.45- 2.30pm

Special DJ Workshop by Rodrigo Saraibe
(outside program)
in San Ramon ballroom.

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2.15 – 3.30 pm

Pre-intermediate Tango

Junior y Guadalupe

Barridas, technique & combinations from different positions

 Intermediate Vals

Guillermina & Mariano

Rhythm, musicality and “figuras”

Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Movements with changes of speed, dynamics & intensity

3.45 – 5.00 pm

 Advanced Tango

Cristina & Melissa

From improvisation to creation of different combinations of circular moves with embellishments

Intermediate Milonga

Junior & Guadalupe

combination “Lisa & Traspié”

Intermediate-Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Cut motions; sequences in close embrace

Afternoon Break

USED BY COMPETITORS:

Warm up for Salon Seniors and Pista Competitors  (one tanda each category)

5.15 pm – 6.15 pm

Rehearsals/warm up for:

5.15 -5.45 pm Stage Groups

5.45 – 6.15pm  Stage Tango 

6.15 – 6.45 pm Seniors, Milonga and Tango de Pista floor craft rehearsal

Available for Private classes

5.15 pm – 6.45 pm

 

7.00 to 9.00 pm

 

Used  by Competitors

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 – 2.30 am N/A

GALA MILONGA 

DJ Mark Sakowski

10.00pm Announcement of Finalists

 Live Music:

 Seth Asarnow y su Sexteto Tipico with tango singer ADRIAN DURSO

11.15 pm:

Great Masters Show

N/A

 

SUNDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.00 – 11.15 am

Inter/Advanced Tango

Junior & Guadalupe

Lápices and Giros

SOLD OUT

All levels Tango

Cristian & Melissa

Sensitive embrace with unity – how to make your embrace soft, active and reactive in close and open embrace

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

Available for private classes
11.30 am – 12.45 pm

Pre – Intermediate Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

Technique for Leaders & Followers

Advanced Tango

Cristian and Melissa

Advanced figures in reduced spaces: reducing a more complex figure to it’s smallest version

Advanced Milonga

Guillermina & Mariano

Complex milonga figures: “lisa & traspié”

 

Lunch Break

1.00 – 2.00 pm

Available for private classes

1.00 – 1.30pm

Festival Maestros rehearsals

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1.30 – 2.00 pm

Stage Tango rrehearsals

12.50 – 2.05 pm

Special Chacarera Workshop for everybody by
Los Ocampo!
(outside program)

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2.15 – 3.30 pm

 Guillermina Quiroga

Ladies Technique & Embellishments

 Intermediate Advanced Vals

Adrian & Alejandra

Cadenas: simple and complex

IntermediateTango

Junior & Guadalupe

Boleos & Sacadas

3.45 – 5.00 pm

Inter/Advanced Tango

Cristian & Melissa

Cadence – how to dance smoothly with elegance & harmony

Advanced Tango

Junior and Guadalupe

Colgadas and Volcadas

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

Intermediate Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

ochos back-forward, lead and follow. Combinations

Afternoon Break     5.00 – 7.00 pm

5.15 to 6.45pm

Pista and  Senior Competitors’ Warm up

5.15 to 5.45pm

Rehearsal for Stage Tango Competitors

5.45 to 6.15pm

Orientation and floor craft for  “So you think you can Tango?”

6.15 to 6.45pm

Floor craft rehearsal for Pista, Stage, Seniors & Milonga

5.15 to 6.45pm

Available for Private classes

7.05 – 8.30 pm N/A

 7.05pm Competition

Grand Final:
Tango de Pista, Stage Tango, Salon Seniors, Milonga and So you think you can TANGO? categories

8.30 pm Prizes Ceremony: Coronation of the 2018 Official USA Champions

N/A
9.00 pm to 2.30 am
N/A

Farewell Milonga

DJ Rodrigo Saraibe

 Live Music:

Tango BC Quartert

11.00 pm Masters Show 

N/A