Obsession tango weekend, 30th and 31st October 2010

We have a great “Obsession Tango” weekend coming up at Cielo (102 King St., Newcastle) with the beautiful and talented Belen Silva.

The programme is as follows:

SAT 30th OCTOBER (Beginner Classes and Obsession Tango Event)

  • Belen Silva FREE introduction to tango class 1.00pm-2.00pm
  • Belen Silva beginners class (walking in double time) 2.30pm-3.30pm. Cost-$20.00 per person.
  • Obsession Tango Event -7.00pm till late (Dinner, live Tango demonstrations by guest performers, an introductory lesson and dance into the night with our passionate Milonguer@s!). Cost-$45.00 per person (RSVP by 29th October).
SUN 31st OCTOBER (Workshops and Guided Practica) 

  • Belen Silva general/intermed. workshop (simple barridas) 2pm –3.30pm. Cost-$25.00 per person per workshop.
  • Belen Silva intermed./advanced workshop (synchronization and de-synchronization in the lead, incorporating alterations) 4.00pm–5.30pm. Cost-$25.00 per person per workshop.

NB1. If doing 2 workshops then total cost is $40.00

NB2. If attending Obsession Tango Event on Sat 30th and doing 2 workshops then total package cost is $75.00 ($65 for regular attendees of Wednesday practicas!)

  • Guided Practica 5.30pm – 7.00pm. Cost-$10.00

Tango workshops with Belen Silva on 24 October 2010

Dancing tango with Belen Silva

The great Belen Silva is coming back to Newcastle this Sunday 24th
October to give the following class and workshops:

Belen Silva Beginners Class

  • Topic: basic tango moves 2
  • Time: 1.00pm –2.00pm
  • Cost: $20.00 per person

Belen Silva General/Intermediate Workshop

  • Topic: generating spaces in circular movements – projection in the giro part 1
  • Time: 2pm –3.30pm
  • Cost: $25.00 per person per workshop


Belen Silva Intermediate/Advanced Workshop

  • Topic: simple alterations in complex  sequences
  • Time: 4.00pm –5.30pm
  • Cost: $25.00 per person per workshop

Venue: Cielo Dance Studio, 102 King St., Newcastle.

N.B. If doing both general/intermediate and intermediate/advanced
workshops then total cost is $40.00.

Also, the following weekend 30th/31st October, Cielo and Belen are holding ‘Obsession Tango Weekend’ (more details in a separate post).

Tango workshops with Club de Tango, October 16, 2010

Peter and Lisa’s next series of Newcastle Workshops will be this coming Saturday 16th October at Cielo, 102 King Street.

From their e-letter:

Workshop 1: Close Embrace Tango – Emphasis on rhythmical movement and techniques for connecting different movements on the dance floor. 

Time: 2.00pm to 3.30pm.

Combinations – Understanding the movements of giros, sacadas, barridas.

Time: 4.00pm to 5.30pm.

Cost: $25 per workshop or $40 for both.

Venue: Cielo – Dance Studio at 102 King Street, Newcastle.

See our website (www.clubdetango.com.au) for more details.

We hope to see you there. If you know of anyone else who may be interested in improving their tango, please forward this email to them.