Students' Celebration - October 2017

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Students' Celebration, September 10, 2017

SoTango Students' Celebrations are held at the end of every 7 week term. They're a great opportunity for all students (current and former) to practice social tango dancing in a supportive and friendly environment.

Theme: 'Black White Red' - wear one or any combination of these colours
When: Sunday, October 22 - between 1pm - 6pm
You can attend for the whole afternoon (or part thereof).
(a five minute walk from Bondi Junction Station)
Go here for details on best parking

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Mill Hill Centre

Mill Hill Centre

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 other students and dancers.
Free 'Intro to Tango' Workshop
1pm - 2pm
Arrive 12.45pm - 1pm for registration

We welcome SoTango students to assist complete newbies in their first exposure to tango because it makes such a difference to their experience and helps grow Sydney's tango community. You also get to meet new people while doing so and one can never get enough practice of the fundamentals of connection!

If you're enjoying tango don't keep it a secret. Invite your friends to attend. It could change their life! 

Workshop: Integrate -  A review of all Level 1 moves / concepts
2.30pm - 3.30pm
Suitable for anyone who has completed at least our Level 1 course or equivalent.

Former students who are feeling rusty are invited to attend. Moves / concept / skills covered are:
  • Tango walk
  • Parallel Cross
  • Ochos - Forward and back
  • Navigation
  • Improvisation
Our more experienced students (current and former) are invited to assist the workshop. 

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Workshop: Initiate - Essential elements and etiquette of dancing socially
3.30pm - 4pm
A practical and experiential guide to the essential elements of dancing tango socially. 
Recommended for anyone new to dancing at milongas.

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Can you spot Sophia here? Taken at Byron Bay Festival 2017


4pm - 6pm
Enjoy the opportunity and fun of socially dancing with other students and experienced dancers

Dress code: Remember the theme is  'Black White & Red'

Complimentary tea, coffee and cakes, wine, sparkling water and nibbles 
Sweet, savoury or liquid contributions to the table are welcomed 

**'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 / syle followed by a cortina of 30 seconds (explained more in the Preparation lesson) 

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

  • Practilonga only: $15 (all students) 
  • Integrate /Initiate Workshop: $25 
  • Practilonga is free with paid workshops 
  • Level 3 and 4 students attend workshops for free if assisting 
  • Get $5 off above rates by prepaying in class (cash only) - non refundable
Here's more pics from our last Students' Celebration...

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north sydney bondi junction tango lessons studio classes best
Students' Celebration 10.9.17