Invitation to a special TANGO WEEKEND
From 7th-9th MAY 2010 we are holding a TANGO WEEKEND in Szczecin with special guests ARMANDO ORZUZA & NURIA MARTINEZ (two of the world’s best classic tango dancers). Armando (from Argentina) and Nuria (from Spain), who currently reside in both Italy and the United States, will be leading workshops in tango estilo del centro (milonguero) and tango vals on Saturday and Sunday, and will give a performance at the celebratory SPRINGTIME MILONGA on Saturday 8th May.
Friday 7th May:
✿8pm - 12am Milonga (M1) at the Studio Tańca on Kolumba 5,
with Nuria and Armando. Admission 15zl. (4 Euro)
Saturday 8th May:
✿12pm - 1.30pm Workshops (T1) for elementary and less confident intermediates at the Studio on Kolumba 5 - tango milonguero
✿1.45pm - 3.15pm Workshops (T2) for confident intermediates and advanced - tango milonguero
✿8pm - 1am "Springtime Milonga" (M2) with a tango performance by Armando and Nuria (to be held at the 13 Muz Club, Plac Żołnierza Polskiego 2, in the Sala Kominkowa - 160 m2 dancefloor).
Tickets 50 zl. (13 euro)
Since spring has well and truly sprung by this time, please come in suitably flowery attire, with buttonholes and blossoms in your hair :)
Sunday 9th May:
✿12pm - 1.30pm Workshops (W2) for elementary and less confident intermediates - tango vals
✿1.45pm - 3.15pm Workshops (W1) for confident intermediates and advanced - tango vals
7pm - 11pm Milonga at the Focus Hotel.
As for the workshop content, Nuria and Armando have this to say: "In the workshops we will be focussing on the students' understanding of walking technique, use of weight, rhythm and musicality, posture and embrace in the downtown Buenos Aires Milonguero style for both levels, elementary and intermediate/advanced. Lesson 1 for elementary and intermediate/ advanced dancers, adapted to their level, will be: tango units for dancing at a milonga, with lesson 2 covering: waltz units for dancing at a milonga".
1 lesson (90 mins each) 82/75*zl (20,50/18,50*Euro) per head
2 lessons (90 mins each) 155/140*zl (38,50/35,00* Euro) per head
3 lessons (90 mins each ) 205/195*zl (51,00/48,50 *Euro) per head
4 lessons (90 mins each) 265/240*zl (66,00/60,00*Euro) per head
If you would like to take part, please mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org (Polish) or email@example.com (English and German), using the following symbols:
M1 - Friday milonga
M2 - Saturday "Springtime Milonga"
T1 - Tango elementary +
T2 - Tango intermediate +
W1 - Waltz elementary +
W2 - Waltz intermediate +
!Buy the whole package (2 milongas and 4 workshops) and get 10% off!
*EARLY BIRD OFFER! Buy before 15th April and take advantage of a 10% reduction!
You will receive an account number by return mail to which you can make payment. You can also pay in cash at lessons or milongas. Your place at the classes and milongas will not be guaranteed until payment is made. Places are limited!
Workshops - max. 15 couples
Friday milonga - 60 people
Saturday milonga - 80 people.
So keep the second weekend of May in your diary, and come along to Szczecin for another great tango event. We’re looking forward to seeing you all here!
Joanna and Krzysztof.