Tango in Nelson, New Zealand
Time: July 25, 2009 at 11am to July 26, 2009 at 7pm
Location: Age Concern Hall
Street: Trafalgar St, opposite Trailways
Phone: 548 3505, 027 238 0568
Event Type: workshops, and, milonga
Organized By: Anne-Maree Therkleson
Latest Activity: Jul 14, 2009
25 and 26 July
Age Concern Hall
Trafalgar St, opposite Trailways
(all classes and Sat night milonga will be held here)
Saturday 25 July
11.00 - 12.00 Intro to Tango
This class is designed for absolute beginners in mind. Invite your non-tango dancing friends or family members to join us. $5 for existing dancers if you bring a total beginner. Class Cost $10 for non-dancers.
Saturday 25 July
12.30 - 2.00 Close Embrace Technique
This class will focus on the skills needed to embark on close embrace dancing. Come with all your questions and seek clarification on how to make the close embrace work with some tasty moves to add to your repertoire.
2.30 - 4.00 Close Embrace Giros
Unlock the secret of giros (turns) in the close embrace - an essential aspect of the dance not to be missed.
PLEASE NOTE: at 1.30 on Saturday we will be announcing the exciting prize of a private lesson with John and Felicity. To be eligible you have to enrol for the entire weekend. You also have to be there to collect the prize!
7.00 - 11.00 MILONGA - with John and Felicity's World Tango Championship performance.
Age Concern Hall, Trafalgar St (opposite Trailways)
BYO and a plate to share!
AS PROMISED LAST TIME - TANGO SHOES WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE FROM 7PM-8PM AT THE MILONGA.
Sunday 26 July
12.00 - 1.30 Voleo combinations
Elegant voleos to make you look fabulous on the dance floor. Covering the essential voleo technique for followers and leading technique for the leaders.
2.30 - 4.00 Milonga
Add to your colelction of fun milonga steps to get you in mood for the last milonga of the weekend.
4.30 - 7.00 MILONGA at VERDICT - FREE!!
Verdict Cafe and Bar
Bridge St, opposite the Courthouse
Please join John and Felicity at Verdict for a glass of wine, a meal and a dance. Wish them well before they depart for BsAs to compete in the World Tango Championships.
The entire weekend includes 4 workshops, and Sat night milonga and a chance to win a FREE PRIVATE LESSON with John and Felicity
$30 per workshop
$15 MILONGA Sat night
*VERDICT MILONGA IS A FREE MILONGA*
*SATURDAY MORNING "INTRO TO TANGO" CLASS IS $10 FOR BEGINNERS AND $5 FOR NON-BEGINNERS WHO BRING A BEGINNER*
Please email me asap your interest with the workshops you would like to attend as I will endeavour to match leaders and followers.
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