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Come and enjoy dancing to Live Music at the Milonga Sentimental!

The Motion Arts Center studio in San Mateo has state of the art sound equipment, inviting mood lighting and a beautiful & spacious dance floor that feels so good to dance on. We will serve delicious food appetizers and drinks. Please feel free to bring your own refreshments!

 

SATURDAY SEPT 17th, 2016:

7:30pm-9pm Tango and Musicality Class taught by Maria Blanco & Guillermo Garcia "The Quintessential Milonguero": Changes of Front, Cadence, Rhythm and Pause this workshop we will work on classic step figures and the "secrets" that make them have that expressive milonguero feel. Focusing on both followers and leaders, we will study how to move with "cadencia, ritmo y pausa", and how to flow musically through the line of dance by mastering "cambios de frente". The class is for Intermediate and Advanced Level Dancers.

 

9pm-1am Milonga with Live Music by Seth Asarnow (Piano), Adrian Jost (Bandoneon) & Guillermo Garcia (Guitar) and DJ Gustavo Hornos!

 

PRICE: 

$25 Workshop with Guest Teachers

$30 Workshop + Milonga

$20 Milonga with Live Music

 

LOCATION:

Motion Arts Center

217 S Claremont St

San Mateo, CA 9440

 

HOSTS:

Gustavo & Jesica Hornos

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*LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE, REGISTER SOON!

 

ABOUT EL FLACO DANY:

He is an icon for Tango & Milonga traspie worldwide. He has been dancing tango for more than 60 years, and has extensive teaching experience of tango salon & milonga in various countries in the last 20 years, many of them in the company of his best friend Gavito. He is recognized by most tango dancers and aficionados as the best dancer of milonga contraspie and his amazing performances and workshops proves of his talent and generosity. Among his dance partners: Silvina Vals, Natacha Poberaj, Lorena Ermocida, Luna Palacios, etc. Apart from his dance, he conveys the tango culture, essence and evolution. For the last 5 years, he’s been part of the jury in the Tango World Championship.

 

We are very fortunate to have him teach for the first time in our studio in San Mateo, CA.

 

SCHEDULE FRIDAY JULY 28th, 2017

WORKSHOP #1: 8pm-9:15pm

The Most Interesting Steps of the “Milonga Traspie” and the difference with the “Milonga Lisa".

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SCHEDULE SATURDAY JULY 29th, 2017

WORKSHOP #2: 1pm-2:15pm

Part One: Rhythmic Turns in Milonga.

 

WORKSHOP #3: 2:30pm-3:45pm

Part Two: Turns with Sacada in Milonga.

 

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7:30-9pm Tango Salon Workshop by El Flaco Dany (All Levels)

9pm-1am MILONGA SENTIMENTAL with DJ Gustavo Hornos

11pm Performance by El Flaco Dany & Jesica Hornos

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SUNDAY JULY 30th, 2017

WORKSHOP #4: 2pm-3:15pm

"Firuletes" in Milonga: Fun Embellishments and Playful Legwork.

 

WORKSHOP #5: 3:30 pm-4:45pm

Flaco's Special Workshop: Typical Traditional forms and Playful Steps in Milonga.

 

LOCATION:

Motion Arts Center

217 S Claremont St,

San Mateo, CA 94401

 

PRICE AT THE DOOR OR ONLINE:

$30 Per Workshop

$50 One Day Package Saturday (2 Workshops)

$50 One Day Package Sunday (2 Workshops)

$125 All Full Workshops (5 Workshops)

 

AT THE DOOR ONLY:

$25 Pre-Milonga Workshop

$35 Milonga + Workshop

$20 Milonga with Performance by El Flaco Dany

 

 

 

 

*PRIVATE LESSONS with EL FLACO DANY:

He will be available for privates at the Motion Arts Center in San Mateo, CA. Please contact us to book your appointment at info@motionartscenter.com.

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