Immersion Seminar 29: The Art of Colgadas
Date: Thursday, September 13 - Sunday, September 16, 2018
Location: H95 Raum für Kultur, Horburgstrasse 95, 4057 Basel Switzerland
Level: for 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
During the 4 days, the 16 hours of class are usually organized like this:
16:30-18:30 Part 1 (2 hours)
18:30-20:30 Dinner Break (2 hours)
20:30-22:30 Part 2 (2 hours)
Day 2 & 3
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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