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 Grand 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

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

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

 All Levels Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

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

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.

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

Available for private classes
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?

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

3.00 to 4.30pm

Pista Competitors’ rehearsals

Afternoon Break

Available for Tango de Pista competitors’ rehearsals

4.45 to 6.20 pm

Fashion Show Reherasal

4.35 to 5.45 pm

Available for Private Classes

From 4.45 pm

5.45pm to 6.50 pm N/A

    5.45pm to 6.25pm 

Stage Tango competitors rehearsal

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6.25 pm to 6.50pm

Tango de Pista Competitors’ floor craft rehearsal

Until 7.oo pm

Available for private classes

7.05 pm to 9.15 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

10.45pm

TANGO FASHION SHOW

Announcement of  Semifinalists

 Performance by Official Champions 2016: 

Adam Cornett & Tillia Kim

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

All Levels Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Leaders & Followers  foot work secrets

Advanced Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

Molinetes, Boleos and “paradas”.

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

Available for private classes/Artists rehearsals
12 noon to 1.15 pm

Intermediate Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

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

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Intermediate-Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

Technique for “lapices” and “planeos”

CLOSED FOR FOLLOWERS

Intermediate Vals

Guillermina & Mariano

Rhythm and fluidity. Turns.

Lunch Break

Available for private classes

1.30 pm – 2.15 pm

Available for Rehearsals for Festival Maestros and  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

Pre- Intermediate Tango

Tomas & Gimena

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

 

Intermediate  Milonga

Guillermina & Mariano

Lisa and with traspié.

Advanced Tango

Adrian & Alejandra

“Enrosques  & lápices” with colgadas and volcadas.

4.15 pm to 5.30 pm

 

Intermediate- Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

Boleos and “patadas” for leaders and followers

SOLD OUT 

 

Intermediate – Advanced Vals

Adrian & Alejandra

Simple “Cadenas” with turns to make vals more fluid

Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Sacadas: circular & linear; technique and  embrace.

Afternoon Break

USED BY COMPETITORS:

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

5.45 pm – 6.15 pm

Rehearsals/warm up for:

5.35 – 6.00pm Stage Groups

6.05 – 6.20pm warm up for Pista competitors (one tanda)

 

Available for Private classes

5.45 pm – 6.30 pm

 

6.20 pm to 9.00 pm

 

Used  by Competitors

6.20 – 6.50pm Seniors, Milonga and Tango de Pista floor craft rehearsal

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

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.

 

Inter/Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

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

 

Available for private classes or competitiors 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 Festival Maestros’ rehearsals and Stage Tango competitiors

1.30 pm – 2.30 pm

Available for private classes

1.30 pm – 2.15 pm


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.

Inter/Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Boleos: development, moments of execution; different possibilities.

 

Intermediate Tango

Alejandra Hobert

Ladies Technique & Embellishments

4.15 pm to 5.30 pm

Advanced Tango

Tomas & Gimena

Tomas and Gimena´s favorite figures

 

 

Inter/Advanced Tango

Daniel & Alejandra

“Barridas”  for leaders and followers in turns / giros

Intermediate – Advanced Tango

Guillermina & Mariano

Combinations with “arrastres”

Afternoon Break     5.40 pm – 6.50 pm

5.40 to 6.25pm

Milonga and Senior Competitors’ Warm up

5.40 to 6.25pm

Rehearsal for Pista and Stage Groups Competitors

6.25 to 6.50pm

General floor craft rehearsal

5.45 to 6.30pm

Available for Private classes

7.05 pm – 8.30 pm N/A  Competition Grand Final:
Tango de Pista, Stage Tango, Salon Seniors, Milonga and Stage Groups categories8.30pm Prizes Ceremony: Coronation of the 2017 Official USA Champions
N/A
9.00 pm to 2.30 am
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Farewell Milonga

Live Music by: Trio Tango BC from Argentina

10.30pm Master Show and surprise add on!

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