Argentine Tango Workshop

with Eduardo Saucedo of Buenos Aires,
Master Teacher and Dancer of Argentine Tango

Eduardo Saucedo

Friday, April 20th at Sally Loo’s, San Luis Obispo

6:30 – 7:30 pm     Chamuyo                   7:30 – 9:30 pm   Milonga

There is so much more to Tango than just dancing!  Enjoy a free discussion group (chamuyo) with Eduardo to get his perspective on the music, dance, and culture of Tango as well as the topics for this weekend’s classes.  Bring your questions and enjoy meeting this fun-loving master instructor. No cover for this event at Sally Loo’s Wholesome Cafe, 1804 Osos St., San Luis Obispo (near the railroad station).

Saturday, April 21st

12:00 – 1:30 pm      Tango - all levels

Explore new variations in ochos.

1:30 – 3:00 pm        Milonga

Play with double time and change of direction.

3:30 – 5:00 pm        Tango Vals

Learn to enter and exit in tango vals with musicality.

Sunday, April 22nd

12:00 – 1:30 pm      Tango - all levels

Rocking in the House - rock/check step - why, where and how.

1:30 – 3:00 pm        Barridas

Doing sweeps: single, double, stationary, and in motion.

3:30 – 5:00 pm        Sacada, Enrosque, y Gancho

Check out these combinations.

 

Weekend Classes at Flip Tease Studio, Atascadero: 8850 Morro Rd (Hwy 41 at Portola), Atascadero: From Hwy 101 (north or south), take Hwy 41 toward Morro Bay. It's on the right, second to last building before the signal at Portola Rd. It's a nice studio with great air conditioning.

The last 15 minutes of each class will be for practice and/or warm-up for next class.  Please try to arrive early to check-in so you don’t miss anything.

Monday, May 22nd
SLO Vets’ Hall, Grand Ave. & Monterey St., San Luis Obispo

7:00 – 8:30 pm Tango

Improve your Tango - Technique and Style - Let's Do It!

8:30 – 9:30 pm Open Practica

Even if you are not interested in the class, please do join us for open practice and dancing, $5 donation (as usual) or free if you take the class. Eduardo will also supervise the practice so you can get feedback on material from the workshops.

Cost: $30 per person per class.  Register for multiple classes:  2 for $55, 3 for $75, 4 for $95, 5 for $105, 6 for $115, all 7 for $125.  Contact Rich to schedule private classes, $110/hr. Pre-register online.

 

For more info: call Rich, (805) 461-4898.

 

Eduardo Saucedo is internationally recognized for his love and passion of the dance. He travels the world sharing his knowledge and culture with the people he meets. He considers Tango to be an admirable art form that expresses body, mind, spirit and soul. His clear communication and positive energy motivates and inspires passion in everyone and reflects his love and joy of life. His teaching is creative and practical focusing on subtle details. The essence of the Milongas can be felt in Eduardoís dancing and teaching. His style originates from his working and co-hosting a popular Milonga in Buenos Aires for several years.

Eduardo has complemented this training with studies in various dance disciplines as well as theatre and acting,and is a continuing student of the Performing Arts. He has performed in theatres, appeared on television, and participated in various international tango festivals. He is the Creator, Director, Co-Coreographer and Co-Producer of the dinner show Tango Cafe- Una Noche Ideal, shown in the historical la Confiteria Ideal, as well as other shows.

In Buenos Aires, Eduardo teaches in his private Studio in Palermo, where many other activities and projects are being produced.

 

A few videos:
Eduardo Saucedo & Marisa Quiroga featured in the intro of a National Geographic Documentary.
Eduardo Saucedo & Marisa Quiroga dance Milonga at Nora's Tango Week 2008.
Eduardo Saucedo & Marisa Quiroga dance Tango at Nora's Tango Week 2011.

For more about Eduardo and his schedule, see www.kikkis.com.