Paisley International Tango Festival

Paisley International Tango Festival returns to the heart of historic Paisley for 3 days between the 6th and 8th of September!

Paisley International Tango Festival

About Paisley International Tango Festival

We welcome you back to beautiful Paisley for another fantastic line-up of dancers and musicians from around the world for 3 days of dancing, partying, enjoyment and socialising with old and new friends.

Saturday 7th September 2019
Workshop 1 (Intermediate) 10.45 - 12.15 Omar & Veronica
Dancing with interpretation and without it. We will show the importance of "interpretation" in Tango

Workshop 2 (Advanced) 12.30 - 2.00 Omar & Veronica
How to understand the Tango Salon, Milonguero and Fantasia, trying the three styles.

Workshop 3 (Open) 2.15 - 3.45 Michael & Paula
Breathing, Sensitivity & Flow. Enter the ‘DANCE ZEN ZONE’

Workshop 4 (Int/Advanced) 4.00 - 5.30 Michael & Paula ​
Gancho and Enganche (wrap). Circular nature of the movement, using enganche in giros.

Special Beginners Tango Taster with Michael Nadtochi & Paula Duarte
Sunday 8th September 11.30 - 12.30
Elma Whytes Performing Arts Dance Studio, 3 Incle Street. Paisley PA1 1HJ
BOOKING ESSENTIAL

Sunday 8th September 2019
Workshop 5 (Open) 12.45 - 2.15 Michael Nadtochi
Leaders Technique (no partner required)
Specific footwork and overall coordination in giros. Lapis, parada, and the timing of man's pivots
PLEASE NOTE- Venue for Leaders Workshop is Elma Whytes Performing Arts Dance Studio, 3 Incle St, Paisley PA1 1HJ

Workshop 6 (Open) 1.00 - 2.30 Veronica Palacio Followers Technique (no partner required)
Female Technique, rediscovering the woman who dances Tango, useful secrets of body awareness to dance better, recognizing the female territory in the dance within the couple, how to use our body in its totality and in harmony with the movements

Workshop 7 (Int/Advanced) 2.45 - 4.15 Michael & Paula
Pendulum and continuous movement in Tango- Vals

Workshop 8 (Int) 4.30 - 6.00 Omar & Veronica Milonga
Useful Milongueras sequences adaptable to the dance space of the milonga

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