TORONTO TANGO 8 FESTIVAL . 18 - 22 NOVEMBER 2015. TORONTO

"EMBRACE LIFE . SHARE TANGO"

Tango 8 Festival + Marathon . Toronto . September 1 - 4. 2022

 There are plenty workshops with No Gender Balanced Required. You certainly won't need to worry about registering with a partner.

For the rest of workshops, single leaders or followers welcome. organizer will try to maintain gender balance. 

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

7.00 - 8.00pm • BL1 Fundamentals and not So fundamental, 

8.00 - 9.15pm • BL2 The 5 Handy Figures you need to be a good dancer in Milonga

NO MILONGA

Thursday, September 1, 2022

6.15 - 7.30pm • AD 1 Fixing common mistakes, constructing complex figures from simple ones, with practical applications in close embrace 

7.30 - 8.45pm • MM1 Quebrada !! One of Marko & Maja's signature move, the exciting burst of energy in close embrace.

7.30 - 8.45pm • T T 1  Straight out of Buenos Aires | Milonga Lisa & Traspie Sequences inspired by Old Milongueros

MILONGAS 

9.00 - 12.00am 8pening  Milonga  . SHOW by ALL MASTERS & Bulent & Lina $25 (tax inclusive)
DJ Jean Sebastien, Montreal

Friday, September 1, 2022

5.15 - 6.30pm • K1  Followers’ Techniques Series 1: Boleos & Adornos (no gender balance required)

6.30pm - 7.45pm• JV1 Quality, Not Quantity: Perfecting Leaders’ & Followers’ movement quality, walking together, use of energy and communication

7.45 - 9.00pm • SJ 2 
Superb Musicality: Variety of Musical Turns & Walks to create Fancy, Fluid & Beautiful Movements

7.45 - 9.00pm • K2  
Drills: Sacadas & Giros - for Leaders & Followers (no gender balance required)

MILONGAS 

5.00pm - 7.30pm SNEAK OUT OF OFFICE MILONGA with DJ BARATA $13.25 + tax ($15)

9.00 - 4.00am Grand 8 MILONGA . SHOW by Maja & Marko


DJ AVIK

Saturday, September 3, 2022

1.30 - 2.45pm • JV2 | Frame by Frame: Breaking down the essence of circular movements for Leader and Followers and the when, what & how of pivoting & dissociating together

2.45 - 4.00pm • JV3 | Applying Techniques & Embellishments, Lapiz & Enrosques for both Leaders & Followers.

2.45 - 4.00pm • K3 | Followers’ Techniques Series 2: Super Balance, Body Work, Alignment & Moving Properly, How to using your Feet, Ankle & Heel plays in the movement (no partner required)

4.15 - 5.30pm • JV4 | Milonga! Playful Elements & Musicality with Milonga Lisa & Traspié

4.15 - 5.30pm • SJ3 | Vals Challenge! Unusual Cadenas & Variations

5.30 - 6.45pm • SJ4 |  SPECIAL SEMINAR 2019 
1. Major Orchestras and how great masters danced to them. 2. What good dancers Do and DON'T do in different music. 3. Myths, Truths and Confusions about Tango figures & styles outside of Buenos Aires . (Please bring pen and paper. No video or sound recording allowed) (no partner required)

MILONGAS 

2.00 - 8.00pm Sunny Room Milonga $12
 

9.00 - 4.30am Grand 8 MILONGA . SHOW by Joana & Sebastian $40
 

Sunday, September 4, 2022

1.00- 1.15pm • K4 | Followers’ Techniques Series 3: Interpreting the lead with added musicality. Dancing Vs. Following (no partner required)

2.15 - 3.30pm • SJ5 | SPECIAL SEMINAR (Part 2) 
PUTTING INTO PRACTICE Focusing on Different Orchestras and Figures of Golden Era 1940s – 1950s.

3.30 - 4.45pm • SJ6 | Leading & Following Fast Giros & Leaders’ Embellishment for Variations in Tango Music

3.30 - 4.45pm • JV5 | Functional and Challenging: Cambio de Frente in Cross System for Small Space

4.45 - 6.00pm • JV6 | Advanced Musicality you won’t want to miss: How Leaders & Followers express unique Musicality on Social Floor

MILONGAS 

2.00 - 8.00pm Sunny Room Milonga $12
DJ BRUNO

9.00 - 2.00am Tang. 8 .ver MILONGA . SHOW by ALL MAESTROS $20 pre-registration.
DJ RICK