Focus Seminar 9: Volcadas and Volcaditas for the Dance Floor
Date: Saturday, March 9 - Sunday, March 10, 2019.
Location: H95 Raum für Kultur, Horburgstrasse 95, 4057 Basel Switzerland
Level: Intermediate and Advanced
Group size: maximum 17 couples
Price: 200 CHF per person
In this seminar we will play with out-of-axis movements called Volcadas. We will learn small “volcaditas” which are useful for a crowded dance floor and also more dynamic volcadas in combination with other tango elements. We will discover:
how and where to begin volcadas
how to effectively position our bodies for light and safe movements
how to use and communicate through our embrace
how to combine volcadas with other tango elements
During the 2 days, the 8 hours of class are usually organized like this:
14:00-16:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
16:00-17:00 Break (1 hour)
17:00-19:00 Part 2 (2 hours)
11:00-13:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
13:00-14:00 Break (1 hour)
14:00-16:00 Part 2 (2 hours)
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