Students' Celebration - Sep 10 - Bondi Junction

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SoTango Celebration, Stirrup Gallery, 23.7.17

SoTango Students' Celebrations are held every 7 weeks. This is a great opportunity for all students (current and former*) to practice social tango dancing in a supportive and friendly environment.

*Suitable for anyone who has completed at least our Level 2 course or equivalent.

When: September 10 between 1.15pm - 6pm.
Where: Mill Hill Centre, 31 - 33 Spring Street, Bondi Junction.

It's possible to attend for the whole afternoon (or part thereof) as you prefer.

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Mill Hill Centre

Mill Hill Centre


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Practilonga, Students' Celebration 23.7.17

What to expect:  
workshops and social dancing designed so that you:
  • Can practice and integrate your moves and technique - and take your tango to the next level
  • Can learn and practice the 'must know' codes of social tango - as preparation for dancing in Sydney's vibrant tango scene!
  • Have a nice space to connect and party with your fellow students and meet new people.
Workshop: Followers' Technique
1.15pm - 2.15pm
This workshop is an exploration of walk and turns, transfer of weight, posture, axis and core work. Drills and concepts designed to create better posture, quality of movement and musicality. All aimed towards achieving better connection with our leaders and a juicier dance experience!

Workshop: Initiate - Essential elements and etiquette of dancing socially
2.30pm - 3pm
A practical and experiential guide to the essential elements of dancing tango socially. 
Recommended for anyone new to dancing at milongas (particularly those who did not attend a similar workshop on 23.7.17). Students are welcome to repeat this workshop.

Workshop: Integrate -  A review of all Level 1 and 2 moves / concepts
3pm - 4pm
Recommended for SoTango students who have just completed Level 2 (or equivalent) and as a preparation for the Practilonga.
Level 3 and 4 students are invited to assist the workshop. 

Practilonga**
4pm - 6pm
Enjoy the opportunity and fun of socially dancing with other students and experienced dancers.
Afternoon tea, wine and cheese and nibbles. 
Dress code: smart casual

**'Practilonga' is a fusion of the tango traditions of 'Practica' and 'Milonga':
The 'Milonga' element: music will be arranged in sets ('tandas') of 3 songs of the same type / style followed by a cortina of 30 seconds (explained more in the Preparation lesson).

The 'Practica' element: beginners can get feedback and advice from Sophia and assistants. What better way to improve your dancing and connect with other students!

Rates 
Followers w/shop only: $25
Followers w/shop + Practilonga: $35
Followers w/shop + Integrate/Initiate + Practilonga: $45
Practilonga only: $15
Integrate/Initiate + Practilonga: $25 (Level 2 graduates)
Level 3 and 4 students can attend the Integrate and Initiate workshops for free if assisting

Get $5 off above rates by prepaying in class (cash only).

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Practilonga, Students' Celebration 23.7.17

Photos taken by Viet Nguyen