THE WEEKEND TO TAKE YOUR TANGO TO THE NEXT LEVEL
Master Milongueros JUDY & JON are the only North American couple in the history of tango in Buenos Aires to ever be adopted by the porteños as 'Authentic Milongueros'. Their unique style demonstrates the best of traditional Tango de Salon.
Judy & Jon recently relocated to Las Vegas after 10 years living and working professionally in Buenos Aires. This is a special opportunity to work with this exciting couple who have spent years exploring the depths of tango music, dance and culture.
They are renowned for their Social and Exhibition style Tango de Salon and have toured the U.S from coast to coast to share their Tango Verdad Method which they impart with great technical insight & prowess, clarity, charm, intelligence and lots of individual attention.
FRIDAY JULY 26
OWN THE DANCE Techniques to find ‘THE MAGIC MOMENT’ when you and your partner are in perfect synch . Men learn how to know exactly where her feet are and how to place them with precision. Women learn how to become one with your partner and to place your feet with assurance and creativity.
SATURDAY JULY 27
NATURAL MUSICALITY THE MATERIALS / THE TOOLS / THE PRODUCT
In this new and exciting 3 part series we’ll progress through the 3 classes with several steps and figures utilizing differences in orchestras to take your dance to another level: The goal is to respond musically and control the dance with polished compas and creativity and dance to each orchestra with different styles of interpretation, lyricism, and phrasing. We’ll be working with the orchestras of Osvaldo Pugliese, Miguel Calo, and Juan D’Arienzo
Class #1 THE MATERIALS Discover how we make basic technique work for us on the crowded floor without losing our musicality or sacrificing sentimiento and compas.
Class #2 THE TOOLS Explore Balance, Step, and Pivot, through Linear and Rotational Movement so your dance can transition with the music
Class #3 THE PRODUCT Dance well with the understanding that improvisation with Pause is the secret to dancing on a social floor. Discover The Soul of Tango through the Pauses and learn technique secrets to stretch that moment so it becomes more profound.
Judy & Jon
Performance in Buenos Aires