BC Dance - Magic Tango Beginner Bootcamp - August 21, 2016
MAGIC TANGO Beginner Bootcamp
(3-hour intensive workshop)
August 21st, 2016 (Sunday)
1pm - 4pm
Instructor: Tatiana Balashova
In collaboration with BC Dance STUDIO (downtown Vancouver)
Get a taste of the beautiful Argentine Tango, be inspired and start learning the FUNDAMENTALS of tango leading or following. This bootcamp is good both for beginners and those who want to brush up basic Argentine Tango dancing skills and get lots of tips for improving your dance..
Level: all levels (complete beginners are welcome)
Free water and light refreshments are provided.
Notes: The bootcamp is concept based and includes tango drills and practical exercises to ensure an integrative experience of learning tango.
Attention to everyone is guaranteed!
By the end of the bootcamp students will be able to connect to each other in tango dancing, learn a few essential and fun tango patterns and be able to join them into a simple and elegant dance and feel the pleasure of moving counterclockwise in a continuous motion, combining linear movements with circular.
Bonuses: Magic Tango Bootcamp students get a link to the special playlists with selected tango music for their tango & tango demos by world-renowned instructors.
August 21st (Sunday) - 1pm - 4pm
(6-hour bootcamp, 3 hours)
- Introduction to Argentine Tango
- Connection with the partner
- Connection with the floor
- Silky Elastic Embrace (specifics of dancing in close & open embrace)
- Catlike Walk
- Introduction to other basic vocabulary:
- Tango Etiquette - practical social skills for dancers (inviting etc)
BC DANCE STUDIO
877 Hamilton St
(1 block from VP Library)
No Partner is required however we recommending the bootcamp to friends! :)
Partners are rotated at the workshop (when coming as a couple, it is still recommended to try doing some exercises with at least 1-2 other partners).
NB: Registration is required. Registration requires payment.
FREE water and some light refreshments are provided.
Rates for the bootcamps:
EARLY BIRD discounts - till August 17th (Wed evening)
NB: to ensure participation bootcamp has to be paid for in advance only.
$35 per person / $60 per couple (EARLY BIRD)
$45 per person / $80 per couple
For full-time STUDENTS with valid ID:
$10 off per student / $15 off per couple
(a limited number of student tickets -> register in advance!)
Participation is limited to 10 couples --> register in advance!
To qualify for the couple student rate both partners have to show their student ID. if one is a student, another not - please register separately or calculate the fee accordingly, just mention your partner's name / this info in the comments.
REGISTER through the form on the right - >>
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* Payments are non-refundable
** Change of name of the participant is possible with the confirmation from the organizers and minimum 3-day notice. Requires filling out the registration form by the new participant.
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Please, bring a bottle of water and great tango energy!
Looking forward to seeing you at the bootcamp! :)
Please fill out the form (All your personal information is respected and kept confidential for the logistics and research purposes only).
You can pay for the bootcamp by e-transfer, PayPal, or cash / cheque if paid in person. Note: cash only at the door.
Step 1: Pay for the bootcamp
Step 2: Fill out the registration form on this page
You will get a confirmation letter.