COMPETITION SCHEDULE

Competition Schedule

Last updated March 21, 2021.


Please note that this is a tentative schedule and that it may be subject to change. We have set up a review date by June 7 in case there might be a change in the event format. Please check periodically. 


THURSDAY

ACCREDITATION (Official categories and Salon Seniors)
2.00 to 4.15pm: Accreditation for the Tango de Pista and Stage Tango competitors (compulsory).
3.45 to 4.15 pm: Accreditation for Salon Seniors (compulsory).          

There are some rehearsals and floor craft times which are compulsory (shown in the chart below).

THURSDAY SCHEDULE*
Time Pugliese Ballroom

2.30 to 4.30 pm


4.30 to 6.00 pm

Rehearsal for Stage Tango Competitors (compulsory: each couple will have a time slot on a first come first serve basis, to reherase on the main floor)
Practice/Warm up for Pista & Salon Seniors Competitors.

Orientation Meeting for Tango de Pista & Stage Tango & Salon Senior categories
Competitors Floor craft rehearsal (both things are compulsory)

6.45 pm Ballroom doors open for audience

7.00 pm to 9.15 pm

Competition
First Qualifying Round: Tango de Pista and Stage Tango Official Categories; Salon Senior category (unique round)

Presentation of the Official Judges

Competition DJ: Marcelo Rosensaft

9.15 pm to 3.00 am

11.00 pm

Grand Opening Milonga with  DJ Ashvin Iyer

Presentation & Group Demo by the FESTIVAL MAESTROS
Special Performance by Official USA Stage Tango Champions: Adriana Salgado & Orlando Reyes

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 privates lessons

Lunch Break
11.30 am – 1.00 pm

Practice for Tango de Pista  competitors

Maestros rehearsals Available for privates lessons
1.15 – 2.30 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
1.15 to 2.30 pm

Available for private classes

2.45 – 4.00 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
2.45 to 4.00 pm
Practice for Stage Tango Competitors

Afternoon Break

4.15 to 6.00 pm 
Practice for Tango de Pista 

4.15 to 5.30 pm
Rehearsal for Stage Tango competitors (compulsory)

5.35 to 6.35 pm
Rehearsal for  Stage Group category (compulsory)

Available for private lessons
4.15 to 6.45 pm
6.30 pm Competitors ready:
Tango de Pista at 6.30 pm 
Stage Tango at 7.45 pm
Stage Groups at 8.40 pm

 Used by competitiors till 6.35pm

N/A
6.45 pm    Ballroom doors open for audience  
7.00 to 9.15 pm Used by Competitors

         7.00 pm Competition:    Second Qualifying Round for Tango de Pista & Stage Tango,
+ Stage Groups competition/showcase

N/A
9.15 pm to 3.00 am N/A

DJ Marcelo Rosensaft

10.00 pm Coronation of Salon Senior Champions & Stage Group winners 2021

Announcement of Semifinalists for the Official Categories

11.30 pm  Special Folk & Canyengue Show by Maestros “Los Ocampo”

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)

Folklore & Canyengue Program
Workshop I: “Chacarera”
by LOS OCAMPO

Attend this Workshop

11.30 am to 12.45 pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
Lunch Break

Available for Private lessons
1.00 to 2.00 pm

Stage Tango Rehearsal
(one couple at a time)
1.00 – 2.00 pm

Available for private lessons
1.00 to 2.00 pm

12.45 to 2.15 pm

Special DJ Workshop by Mark Sakowski
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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

5.15 – 5.45 pm
Orientation for “So you Think you can tango?” (compulsory)

***

5.45 pm – 6.10 pm
Orientation meeting & practice for Milonga competitors (compulsory)

5.10 – 5.45 pm
Tango Maestros rehearsals

***

5.45 – 6.15 pm
“So you think you can tango?”
floor craft rehearsal
(compulsory)

6.15 – 6.40 pm
Milonga & Tango de Pista floor craft rehearsal  (compulsory)

Available for private classes

5.15 – 6.45 pm

6.45 pm Competitors get ready and wait to be called to compete 6.45 pm Ballroom doors open for audience. N/A
7.00 pm – 9.15 pm Used by Competitors Competition:
Semifinal Rounds for
Stage Tango & Tango de Pista official categories;

Qualifying rounds for Milonga and unique round for
So you think you can tango?

N/A
9.15 pm to 3.00 am  N/A

GALA MILONGA 

DJ Mark Sakowski & Marcelo Rosensaft

9.45 pm Announcement of
“So you think you can tango?” winners, and
Announcement of Finalists
for Pista, Stage & Milonga

11.30 pm:
MAIN 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)

10.00 – 11.15 am

Folklore & Canyengue Program
Workshop II: “Zamba”
by LOS OCAMPO

Attend this Workshop

11.30 am to 12.45pm N/A (classes) N/A (classes) N/A (classes)
Lunch Break 

Available for private lessons
1.00 – 2.00 pm

1.00 to 2.00 pm 
Used by Festival Maestros &
Stage Tango competitors
(one couple at a time)

12.50 – 2.05 pm

Folklore & Canyengue Program
Workshop III:
“Tango Canyengue”
by LOS OCAMPO

Attend this Workshop

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
5.05 – 7.00 pm

5.15 to 5.40 pm
Practice for Milonga

***
5.40 to 6.10 pm
Orientation meeting & practice for Vals (compusory)

5.15 to 6.40 pm
Floor craft rehearsal for Pista (compulsory)

5.40 to 6.05pm 
Floorcraft rehearsal for  Milonga (compulsory)

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6.10 to 6.35 pm
Floor craft rehearsal for Vals
(compulsory)

5.15 to 6.45 pm
Available for private lessons
6.45 pm Competitors get ready and wait to be called to compete Ballroom ready for competition. Door opens. N/A
7.00 to 8.45 pm N/A

Competition Grand Final:
Vals, Milonga, Official Tango de Pista and Official Stage Tango

8.45 pm PRIZES CEREMONY:
 Coronation of the
2021 USA Milonga & Vals Champions
and
Coronation of the
Official USA Tango Champions
2021
 
who will represent the USA at Tango Buenos Aires Dance World Cup in August.

N/A
9.15 pm to 3.00 am N/A Farewell Milonga

DJ : Mark Sakowski

11.00 pm Special Farewell Masters Show

N/A