We are happy to present the second edition of LADIES TANGO MEETING in LONDON | 15-19 September 2016 Weekend fully dedicated and especially designed to the Lady in Tango. Organized by Raquel Greenberg Tango Academy Leading Maestras: NATALIA OCHOA – RAQUEL GREENBERG Guest Fashion Designer: Joan Ferran
The long weekend will propose workshops with various thematic and with a twist plus other enjoyable and fun activities Ladies oriented!
About Natalia: Natalia start dancing Tango at the age of 5 years. Student of Graciela Gonzalez and Carlos, her father, she moved to Italy 10 years ago to teach Tango and perform in major theater stages worldwide. Founder of Rome Tango Festival, owner and artistic director of the School “La Gardel” in Rome.
OPENING NIGHT – TANGO ART and FASHION @ La Divina MilongaTHURSDAY September 15th | 18:30-midnight ============================================= Classes and Milonga till Midnight with DJ Beto
18:30-19:30 Beginners Class 19:30-21:00 Intermediate: Figures to use in rythmic tangos for the dance floor 21:00-Midnight – Milonga / Dj Beto
FASHION by Joan Ferran: ~Fashion Show ~Tango Shoes & Clothes Collection Display ~Live Fabric painting inspiration
FRIDAY September 16th | 19:30-21:00 @ YMCA ============================================== Workshop 1 – Balance/ Natalia & Raquel Quality of “pisada”, axes and “abrazo” Studying the axes on heels How to use your feet Connection with the floor and energy Projection of the “Abrazo” use of arms during the dance.
Dissociation, spiral movement, pivot Ochos forward (different types). Boleos forward Entrance to Giro from Forward Ocho
15:00-16:15 Workshop 3 Back Pivot/ Natalia
Dissociation, spiral movement, pivot Ochos back (different types) Boleos back Entrance to Giro from Back Ocho
16:30-18:00 Workshop 4 Study of the Giro: different positions and dynamics / Raquel & Natalia
Decorations with the free leg, on the pivot and on lines Combination of Giros and decorations We will use Boleo forward and back with embellishments
SUNDAY September 18th @ Swiss Cottage 14:00-19:00 ======================================== 14:00-15:30 Workshop 5 All about MILONGA/ Raquel Technique of “Traspie” Small and fast ochos Speed of legs Stylish your footwork and decorations for milonga
15:30-17:00 Workshop 6 SOLO ADORNOS/ Raquel & Natalia The cherry on top of the cake – expressive feet and legs – embelishments for any moment – How, when and where with musicality.
17:00-19:00 – Ladies Talk-Tea Time-Fashion at our Private Studio/ Chill out after workshops ~Talk – “I have a question for you” – ask and discuss everything you wonder about – the milonga scene, the dance itself, the social, the professional side or else… ~Tea Time – Surprise rewarding menue ~Fashion – Shoes and Clothes Display for sale
***LOCATIONS*** LA DIVINA: 5 Rossmore Road, NW1 6NJ Maryelbone tube YMCA: 112 great russell street, WC1B 3NQ Tottenham court road tube SWISS COTTAGE: 19 Winchester Road, NW3 3NG exit 2 swiss cottage tube
Private lessons with Raquel & Natalia available To book: firstname.lastname@example.org
***FASHION & BEAUTY***
Top Tango dress renowned designer, will accompany us for a week including the ladies weekend. A unique collection of outfits for Milonga and a bit more will be presented for sale at La Divina on Thursday and at our other workshop locations during the weekend.
Between Ladies who attend 4-6 workshops there will be a Raffle with winner announced on Saturday night:
Win a dress specially designed and tailored by Joan Ferran with painted fabric by J.F. LIVE on Thursday at La Divina.
*We highly recommend to take all the workshops for best progressive results and understanding
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