Festival Schedule – Classes and Milongas

We’re pleased to present the 2018 Festival Schedule.

Dance the night away with 21 hours of Milongas, and learn from our Maestros through 3 class tracks with 27 hours of classes. And be sure to stay the last night for our signature event – the Sunday Asado BBQ and Milonga!

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Friday, March 23

Time Teachers Class Level
Session 1
8:00pm – 9:30pm Joe & Lucila Technique: Improve pivots, disassociation, and musicality. Advanced
8:00pm – 9:30pm Pablo & Sofia Stop Moving – Start Dancing!: Get out of the comfort zone of “Copy-Paste” to dance in tune with the music. Intermediate
8:00pm – 9:30pm Tomás & Luciana The Secrets of Good Tango: Posture, embrace, and walk All
10:00pm – 2:00am Opening Milonga: Group Performance by Festival Teachers
DJ: Pablo Inza


Saturday, March 24

Time Teachers Class Level
Session 2
11:00am – 12:30pm Joe & Lucila Fluid Valses, Version 2018 All
11:00am – 12:30pm Pablo & Sofia Changing the Embrace: How to adapt the bodies within the couple according to the different needs in various situations. Advanced
11:00am – 12:30pm Tomás & Luciana  Tango Play: Foot catches and releases. Intermediate
Session 3
1:00pm – 2:30pm Joe & Lucila Universal Sequence Links for the “Pista” Advanced
1:00pm – 2:30pm Pablo & Sofia Short Rhythmical Sequences:Rock it with easy and cool moves using double time. Intermediate
1:00pm – 2:30pm Tomás & Luciana Ongoing Pivots & Never-ending Spirals All
3:00pm – 6:00pm Afternoon Milonga – 50/50 Traditional & Alternative
DJ: Dean Baumann
9:00pm – 6:00am The Milonga: Performances by Rodrigo “Joe” Corbata & Lucila Cionci; Pablo Inza & Sofia Saborido; and Tomás Howlin & Luciana Valle
DJ (9pm-1am): Milton Azevedo
DJ (1am-6am): Phyllis Williams


Sunday, March 25

Time Teachers Class Level
Session 4
1:00pm – 2:30pm Joe & Lucila Fun and Relaxing Milongas Intermediate
1:00pm – 2:30pm Pablo & Sofia The Dancing Body: Technique class on fundamentals.  Awareness on the use of floor, foot support, balance, and axis. All
1:00pm – 2:30pm Tomás & Luciana Create Your Own Dance: Movement, quality, and surprise. Advanced
Session 5
3:00pm – 4:30pm Joe & Lucila Discovering the Space and the Silence  All
3:00pm – 4:30pm Pablo & Sofia Styling the Boleo: Lead or follow different kinds of boleos.  Sharp or flowy, fast or slow, up or down, led or not. Advanced
3:00pm – 4:30pm Tomás & Luciana Volcadas Advanced
Session 6
5:00pm – 6:30pm All Teachers Absolutely All Together All
7:00pm – 1:00am Asado BBQ & Milonga @ Esquina Tango
Inside Dance Floor DJ (8pm-1am): Milton Azevedo
Outside Dance Floor DJ (8pm-10:30pm): Jennifer Wang