Sat, Sep 02|
Nexus SLO (Inside the SLO Public Market)
Tango Workshop with Eduardo Saucedo
Come learn from Buenos Aires master instructor, Eduardo Saucedo. Including Ocho Cortado, Soltadas, Milonga and Vals
Time & Location
Sep 02, 11:00 AM – Sep 03, 4:00 PM
Nexus SLO (Inside the SLO Public Market), 3845 S. Higuera St. Lower Level, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA
About the event
Eduardo Saucedo is internationally recognized for his love and passion of the dance. He travels the world sharing his knowledge and culture with the people he meets. He considers Tango to be an admirable art form that expresses body, mind, spirit and soul. His clear communication and positive energy motivates and inspires passion in everyone and reflects his love and joy of life. His teaching is creative and practical focusing on subtle details. The essence of the Milongas can be felt in Eduardoís dancing and teaching. His style originates from his working and co-hosting a popular Milonga in Buenos Aires for several years. Eduardo has complemented this training with studies in various dance disciplines as well as theatre and acting,and is a continuing student of the Performing Arts. He has performed in theatres, appeared on television, and participated in various international tango festivals. He is the Creator, Director, Co-Coreographer and Co-Producer of the dinner show Tango Cafe- Una Noche Ideal, shown in the historical la Confiteria Ideal, as well as other shows. In Buenos Aires, Eduardo teaches in his private Studio in Palermo, where many other activities and projects are being produced.
FOR MORE INFO ABOUT EACH CLASS AND OTHER TANGO EVENTS SEE:
***EVENT TIMES ARE NOW CONFIRMED***
6:00 – 7:00 pm Chamuyo and
7:00 – 9:00 pm Milonga
There is so much more to Tango than just dancing! Kick off the evening with a free discussion group (chamuyo) with Eduardo Saucedo. Get to know him and his perspective on the music, dance, and culture of Tango. Bring your questions and enjoy the evening with this internationally renouned, master instructor from Buenos Aires. He's excited to be back, please come join in.
Continue the evening with a milonga so he can get to know us better before embarking on a weekend of classes. Henlie will be your DJ for the evening. No cover for this social dancing event at Nexus, downstairs in the SLO Public Market, 3845 S. Higuera, San Luis Obispo.
11:00 – 12:30 am Inside Walk (all levels)
Exploring the inside walk in single and double time. The details in these fundamental elements will be of value to all levels of dancers.
12:30 am – 2:00 pm Legs!
Entrada (enter), Sacada (displace), and Gancho (hook). How to use these movments on the dance floor.
2:30 – 4:00 pm Vals
We will explore using inside and outside cadenas (rock turns) in Vals
11:00 – 12:30 am Ocho Cortado (all levels)
Making use of the dynamic and romantic ocho cortados for all levels of dancers.
12:30 am – 2:00 pm Soltadas
Some fun combinations that break the embrace in Tango Nuevo.
2:30 – 4:00 pm Milonga
Milonga combinations for Lisa (smooth) and Traspie (syncopations).
Eduardo will finish the weekend with some Tango Salon combinations. Feel free to stay and practice until 10pm. He will also be availble that last half hour to answer any remaining questions you have from the weekend.
Weekend Classes at Nexus, San Luis Obispo:
3845 S. Higuera, Downstairs in the SLO Public Market, across Tank Farm from Trader Joe's. If you have not previously signed the Nexus online liability waver, please do in advance.
NOTE THE AGENDA LISTED: The last 15 minutes of ech 90-minute class will be for practice and/or warm up for the next class
1 hour 30 minutes
Inside Walk (all levels)
1 hour 30 minutes
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Full workshop pass
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