Immersion Seminar 38: The Art of Colgadas
Date: Thursday, October 17 - Sunday, October 20, 2019 (see updated dates/timetable below!)
Location: H95 Raum für Kultur, Horburgstrasse 95, 4057 Basel Switzerland
Level: Advanced dancers only
Teachers: Michelle Marsidi + Joachim Dietiker
Group size: maximum 20 couples
Price: 390 CHF per person
In this seminar we will share all our tips and tricks for how to create out-of-axis colgadas in an easy, secure and fun way. We welcome advanced-level dancers who have never studied colgadas before, as well as students who already have some experience with colgadas.
Some highlights we will explore:
Preparation of the body and use of body weight
Connection, communication and active response
Creating, maintaining and controlling energy and dynamic
Linear and circular colgadas
Variations for entering and exiting colgadas
Colgadas in combination with other tango elements
Please note that due to availability of the room, the dates are from Thursday, October 17 - Sunday, October 20, 2019, and that the hours of class on Friday are shifted 2 hours earlier than usual (see revised timetable below).
16:30-18:30 Part 1 (2 hours)
18:30-20:30 Dinner Break (2 hours)
20:30-22:30 Part 2 (2 hours)
12:00-14:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
14:00-15:00 Mid-Afternoon Break (1 hour)
15:00-17:00 Part 2 (2 hours)
14:00-16:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
16:00-17:00 Mid-Afternoon Break (1 hour)
17:00-19:00 Part 2 (2 hours)
11:00-13:00 Part 1 (2 hours)
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break (1 hour)
14:00-16:00 Part 2 (2 hours)
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