Newcastle has the great opportunity to receive this dance couple from Argentina, who were winners of the world tango competition held in Buenos Aires in 2008 (http://danielnacucchio.blogspot.com.au/).
They will be giving 3 Workshops and Performance on the Friday Milonga.
Workshops: one on Friday and two on Saturday.
Friday Workshop 1: 7:30 pm to 9 pm.
TURN AND THE ART OF PAUSING -GIROS Y PAUSAS.
Turns are essential for navigation on the dance floor. This workshop will explore the musicality and technique of turns, in particular with respect to the uses of pauses, thus expanding the possibilities for interpreting the music.
Saturday Workshop 2: 11AM – 12:30 pm
VILLA URQUIZA STYLE TANGO (turns, walk and embellishment) – ESTILO
VILLA URQUIZA (giros, caminatas y adornos).
Daniel and Cristina belong to the very few teachers of the Villa Urquiza style, which is characterized by an elegant walk, musical adornments and spry movements with abundance of giros, enrosques, lapices and agujas. Learn from them the very elegant steps of this style of refinement and subtlety made famous in the milongas Club Sin Rumbo and Sunderland in Buenos Aires and adopted by the best dancers of Salon Tango. Nowadays, Villa Urquiza Tango-style is also adopted by most of the dancers competing at the World Tango Championship.
Saturday Workshop 3: 1 pm to 2:30 pm
WORKSHOP FOR D’ARIENZO-HOLICS – how to dance to D’Arienzo respecting
the Line of Dance
Milonga: will be having performance by Daniel and Cristina.
Coffe and tea cake will be provided, this is BYO drinks and Food.
BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR ALL THE WORKSHOPS. PLEASE CONTACT MAURICIO ON 0407701328 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
One or Two workshops $40 each
Three Workshops $35 each
Milonga. special performance by Daniel and Cristina $20
This event is organised by Mauricio Hernandez (Ruedisima) and supported by Morena Dancewear.