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Daniela Pucci Luis Bianchi Portland Tango Weekend

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Daniela Pucci Luis Bianchi Portland Tango Weekend

Daniela Pucci Luis Bianchi Portland Tango Weekend

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Daniela Pucci & Luis Bianchi
Portland Tango Intensive April 21-23
Wonderful Dancers and Teachers!

4+ hours of Workshops and 8 hours of Seminar = 12+ Hours of training! :)

Friday, April 21: Two workshops + Practilonga
7:30pm: Workshop #1 "Secrets of the Connection" Techniques and tips for achieving effortless communication and flawless timing with your partner.
8:45pm: Workshop #2 "Making Space for the Tango Moment" In this seminar we'll explore the person in front of us and our own role in the dance; we will see how followers can infuse the dance with their own energy, leaders can create opportunities that facilitate this, and through listening to each other, how both partners can create a true tango dialogue full of yummy moments
9:30pm: Practilonga Feliz

Saturday, April 22: One Workshop + Two Seminars
1:00pm: Workshop #3 "Arrepentidas, Paradas and Barridas" Playful, milonga-friendly moves ranging from simple to tricky to bring a touch of mischief to your dance
Two Seminars "Understanding Milonguero, Salon and Nuevo Styles"
2:30- 4:30pm Seminar #1 "Technique and Musicality in Milonguero Style" Mastering with the staccato walk; dancing "a tierra"; turning and interpreting rhytmic tangos with the milonguero ease and swagger
4:30--6:30pm Seminar #2 "Technique and Musicality in Salon Style"Mastering the legato walk; creating floating turns; interrupting melodic tangos with elegance and precision'

Sunday, April 23: One Workshop + Two Seminars + Milonga
1:00pm Workshop #4 The Expressive Dancer Toolbox: Tiempo, Contratiempo and Doble Tiempo
(advanced beginner or intermediate)
Two Seminars "Understanding Milonguero, Salon and Nuevo Styles"
2:30- 4:30pm Seminar #3 ."Technique and Musicality in Nuevo Style" Mastering the pendular walk; finding and using the elasticity of the embrace and counter-movements to create dynamics; interpreting dramatic tangos with a new set of tools for expressivity
4:30--6:30pm Seminar #4 ."Integrating Milonguero, Salon and Nuevo" Transitioning between styles to highlight different elements in the music; combining elements of each to create your own interpretation
8:00pm "Philanthropy Night Miklonga"

Pricing for Workshops & Seminar Trainings:
Ala Carte Workshops & Seminars (The earlier you pay the early you save your spot)

Workshops: No partner required ~ partner rotation encouraged! :)
(4+ hours of training)
1 workshop $25 preregistered/ $30 at the door
2 workshops $45 (save $5)
3 workshops $65 (save $10)
All 4 workshops $85 (save $15)
Seminars: Partner recommended ~ limited partner rotation for those without partners.
(8+ hours of training)
1 seminar (2 hours) $40
2 seminars (4 hours) $75 (save $5)
3 seminars (6 hours) $110 (save $10)
4 seminars (8 hours) $140 (save $20)
Saturday Seminars (4 hours) $75
Sunday Seminars (4 hours) : $75
All Seminars: $140 (save $20)
Best Deal! :) Full weekend with Daniela & Luis = $225 (save $30) All workshops & seminar

Private lessons are available.
$115 for Daniela OR Luis (1 student or 1 couple) ($100+ $15 floor fee)
$155 for both Daniela & Luis (1 student or 1 couple) ($140+ $15 floor fee)


  • Location:
    Portland, United States
    Event dates:
    From: Friday, 21 April 2017 - To: Sunday, 23 April 2017
    Portland, United States
    Event dates:
    Event Starts: Friday, 21 April 2017
    Event Ends: Sunday, 23 April 2017
  • Daniela Pucci
    Luis Bianchi
    Daniela Pucci
    Luis Bianchi
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