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Tucson Tango Workshop Oscar Casas & Jessica Alferoni
April 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm MST
All Classes will be held at Tucson Dance Academy
2350 W Ina Rd, #100, Tucson
All Private Lessons / Home Studio: 3242 N Longfellow, Tucson, (520) 468-5536
Weekend Full Pass $160 / Early Bird Price expires March 25th!
Oscar Casas and Jessica Alferoni have partnered up to create a winning combination for next year’s tour. We all know and love Oscar, his teaching style is clear and direct and his dancing elegant and unique. Jessica is a world champion tango dancer having won in Mundial in 2012. She was here at the 2013 Tucson Tango Festival with Maxi.
Thursday 7:30–9 pm – The embrace in relation to milonguero figures. This class explains all the more comfortable, efficient and elegant ways to develop a social dance. (All levels)
Saturday 2-3:15 pm – Classic milonguero figures – This class reveals moves that can be immediately absorbed. Enrich your dance today. Take it to another level. (Intermediate)
Saturday 3:30–4:45 pm – Milonga as it should be danced. This class teaches how to dance Milonga as a separate and different dance from the tango or waltz. (Inter. Adv)
Saturday 8–11:30 pm – Yo Soy La Milonga Performances, Snacks and Good Dancing. DJ TBA
Sunday 2–3:15 pm – Pencil with female glides (lapices con planeos). Lapices are figures of tango salon. These figures contain secrets of execution that will be revealed in these classes. Female glides demonstrate lines and posture essential for the image of tango or waltz right through the body and female lines.
Sunday 3:30–4:45 pm – The Art of leaning (apilarce). Leaned figures with great female adornments that enhance the connection, the pause and highlights the woman’s participation. (Inter Adv)
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