COMPETITION SCHEDULE

NOTE: there still can be a couple of updates till April 3, 2019 so please check for those periodically. Last website update was on Feb 12, 2019.

Competition Schedule

THURSDAY SCHEDULE*
Time Pugliese Ballroom

2.00 to 5.00 pm

5.00 to 5.45 pm

Accreditation for Tango de Pista & Stage Tango Official categories

Floor craft rehearsals

6.50 pm Competitors get ready and wait to be called to compete
7.00 to 9.15 pm* Competition: First Qualifying Round: Tango de Pista and Stage Tango Categories.

 

Competition DJ Rodrigo Saraibe

Presentation of the Official Judges

9.15 pm to 2.30 am

Grand Opening Milonga with Presentation & Group Demo by the Festival Masters

DJ Rodrigo Saraibe

 *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
10.00 to 11.15 am N/A (classes) N/A (classes) Available for private classes
Lunch Break Available for Tango de Pista competitors’ rehearsals
11.30 to 1.00 pm
Available for  Stage Tango competitors’ rehearsals
11.30 to 1.00 pm
Available for privates classes

 

11.30 to 1.00 pm

1.15 to 2.30 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) Available for private classes
2.45 to 4.00 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) 2.45 to 4.00 pm Stage Competitors’ warm up / rehearsals
Afternoon Break Available for Tango de Pista competitors’ practise/rehearsal

 

 

4.15 to 6.00 pm

Rehearsal for Maestros

 

4.15 to 5.00 pm

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Stage Tango competitors rehearsal

5.00 to 6.00 pm

Available for private classes

 

from 4.15 to 6.45 pm

6.00 to 6.45 pm Used by Competitors 6.00 to 6.45 pm

 

 

Tango de Pista Competitors’ floor craft rehearsal

Available for private classes
6.50 pm Competitors get ready and wait to be called to compete Ballroom ready for competition N/A
7.05 to 9.15 pm Used by Competitors           7.05 pm Competition:                   Second Qualifying Round for Tango de Pista and Stage Tango categories N/A
9.15 pm to 2.30am N/A

DJ Avik Basu

10.30pm Announcement of  Semifinalists

11.30 pm Performance by Official USA Champions 2018

N/A
SATURDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.00 to 11.15 am N/A (classes) N/A (classes) Available for private classes / Artists’ rehearsals
11.30 am to 12.45 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
Lunch Break Available for Private classes

 

 

1.00 to 2.00 pm

Available for Rehearsals for Festival Maestros and Stage Tango competitors

 

 

1.00 – 2.00 pm

Available for private classes

 

 

 

1.00 to 2.05 pm

12.45 to 2.15 pm

 

 SAN RAMON BALLROOM

Special  DJ Workshop (Outside program)

 

2.15 to 3.30 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
3.45 to 5.00 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
Afternoon Break USED BY COMPETITORS:

 

Warm up for Salon Seniors and Tango de Pista  

5.15 – 6.15 pm

Rehearsals/warm up for:

 

5.15 – 5.45 pm Stage Groups

5.45 – 6.15pm Stage Tango  (one couple at a time)

6.15 – 6.45 pm 

Seniors, Milonga and Tango de Pista floor craft rehearsal

Available for private classes
5.15 – 6.45 pm
6.50 pm Competitors get ready and wait to be called to compete Ballroom ready for competition N/A
7.05 to 9.00 pm Used by Competitors Competition:
Semifinal Rounds for Stage Tango and Tango de Pista categories /  Qualifying rounds for Salon Seniors and Milonga categories and unique round for Stage Groups
N/A
9.00 pm to 2.30 am  N/A

GALA MILONGA 

DJ Mark Sakowski

9.45pm Announcement of Finalists

Live Music 

 Mariano Barreiro Tango Ensemble and singer ADRIAN DURSO

11.15 pm: Great Masters Show

N/A
SUNDAY SCHEDULE
Time Di Sarli Ballroom Pugliese Ballroom D´Arienzo Ballroom
10.00 to 11.15 am N/A (classes) N/A (classes) Available for private classes
11.30 am to 12.45pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
Lunch Break  Available for private classes

 

1.00 – 2.00pm

Available for Festival Maestros’ rehearsals and Stage Tango competitors

 

1.00 – 2.00 pm

12.50 – 2.05 pm

Special Stage Tango Workshop
(outside program)

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2.15 to 3.30 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
3.45 to 5.30 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
Afternoon Break     5.00 – 7.00 pm 5.15 to 6.15pm

 

Milonga and Seniors Competitors’ Warm up

5.15 to 6.15 pm

 

Rehearsal for Pista and stage groups Competitors

6.15 to 6.45 pm

General floor craft rehearsal

5.15 to 6.45 pm

 

Available for private classes

6.50 pm Competitors get ready and wait to be called to compete Ballroom ready for competition N/A
7.05 to 8.30 pm N/A

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

8.30 pm Prizes Ceremony: Coronation of the 2019 Official USA Champions

N/A
9.00 pm to 2.30 am N/A Farewell Milonga

 

 DJ Avik Basu

 Live Music:

Mariano Barreiro Tango Ensemble

11.00 pm Masters Show 

N/A