$15 FOR 2-HOUR WORKSHOP
FRIDAYS, JUNE 17, 24 & JULY 1
8 TO 10 PM
The syllabus will consist of patterns for students to work on but with emphasis on techniques to enable them to become better dancers at a given level.
1) BALDOSA-CRUZADA- OCHOS
Understanding weight change, axis, breathing for proper posture leading to elegant figures of the Basic 8 (Baldosa), Cross (Cruzada) & the Figure 8 (Ochos).
2) TOMA/PARADA - PASADA/SALIDA - BARRIDA
Understanding the element of the free leg and standing leg leading to exciting figures like Toma/Parada (to catch or to stop), Pasada/Salida (to go or exit) and Barrida (to sweep).
Understanding the element of breathing to execute embellishments for men & women
Understanding basic musicality for better appreciation of the Argentine Tango