Tentative Schedule

Friday, January 27, 2017

7:00pm - 7:30pm Registration and Warm Up Campus Chapel
7:30pm - 9:00pm Non-stop communication and taking turns in a Tango dialogue. The art of conversation.
All Levels
Michael and Eleonora Campus Chapel
9:00pm - 3:00am Opening Milonga
DJ: Rick Kim
Snacks and light bites will be provided.
Campus Chapel


Saturday, January 28, 2017

11:30pm - 12:00pm Registration and Warm Up Rogel Ballroom
Michigan Union
12:00pm - 1:30pm Leader's Technique: Foundation of men’s technique in Tango, exercises. Posture and intention.
All Levels
Michael Anderson Room
Michigan Union
Follower's Technique: Styling, using your feet to create an elegant walk and adornos, creative practice combinations. The art of perfection.
All Levels
Eleonora Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
1:45pm - 3:15pm How to use Cadencia
Intermediate
Sebastian and Joana Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
Tango - walking Cadenas - interpreting melody and phrasing in tango.
Int/Adv
Michael and Eleonora Anderson room,
Michigan Union
3:30pm - 5:00pm How to combine fast and slow movements
Int/Adv
Sebastian and Joana Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
Milonga - alternating rhythms as a couple and individually
Int/Adv
Michael and Eleonora Anderson Room,
Michigan Union
5:15pm - 6:45pm How to create interesting barridas sequences.
Intermediate
Sebastian and Joana Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
6:45pm - 9:00pm DINNER BREAK
9:00pm - 1:00am Milonga
DJ: Ramu Pyreddy
Instructor performances
Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
1:30am - 5:30am All Nighter Milonga
DJ: Ekaterina (Katya) Klepikova
Food and snacks will be provided.
Pittsfield Union Grange


Sunday, January 29, 2017

1:00pm - 4:30pm Afternoon Milonga
DJ: Arvind Prasadan
Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
4:45pm - 6:15pm Sacadas or Enganches in a circular motion. The art of precision.
Advanced
Michael and Eleonora Pendleton Room,
Michigan Union
Secrets of Circularity
Intermediate
Sebastian and Joana Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
6:30pm - 8:00pm Tango - Co-creating a dance, roles in Tango
Advanced
Michael and Eleonora Pendelton,
Michigan Union
Boleos, ganchos, and other movements with the free leg
Advanced
Sebastian and Joana Rogel Ballroom,
Michigan Union
8:00pm - 8:30pm Pizza Social Rogel Ballroom, Michigan Union
8:30pm - 12:00am Milonga
DJ: Mira Krauze
Rogel Ballroom, Michigan Union


Monday, January 30, 2017

6:30pm - 7:00pm Registration and Warm Up Pittsfield Union Grange
7:00pm - 8:30pm Couple's Technique: the base for everything else
All Levels
Sebastian and Joana Pittsfield Union Grange
8:30pm - 11:30pm Milonga
DJ: Randy Fisher
Pittsfield Union Grange

Please Note:

  • Changes to schedule and venue are possible.
  • Students must show a valid student ID for discounted rate.
  • Registrations before 12:00am JAN-25-2015 qualify as "early."
  • All payments will be collected at the door.
  • Checks should be made out to the "Michigan Argentine Tango Club"
  • A legal form of identification is required at the door.
  • The All-Night Milonga is part of the Saturday Pass (although it starts 'technically...' on Sunday.)
  • The Dinner social on Sunday is available only for Sunday and Full Festival pass holders (it cannot be purchased separately).