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Title: Tucson Tango Fall Fest
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 4550 S Palo Verde Rd,Tucson.
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The Tucson Tango Fall Festival, Sept 19-20, is all about high quality instruction, elegant inspiration, and social dancing. We take our time to select instructors who can teach well, perform excellently and love to dance socially with participants as a whole. Our festivals are all inclusive — all levels are welcome. We invite and welcome you into our tango community to learn, share, grow, be challenged and, most importantly, have a fantastically fun time. We look forward to hosting you!
A la carte registration options are available.  Check out the website for all the details! or call 520-468-5536.
Instructors: Brian Nguyen & Yuliana Basmajyan, USA; Rene Torres & Junko Mori, Argentina; Dominic Bridge & Sarah Lockwood, USA & Europe; Lucas Carrizo & Paula Tejeda, Argentina.
Activities include: 7 Milongas, 18 workshop classes, Advanced Partnerships Intensive, Beginners Track, QTango Live Orchestra and DJ Classes.
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites, 4550 S Palo Verde, Tucson. Room block code: TAN, Standard room @ $79, Suites @ $99 (include fridge & microwave)
Beginners’ Track. Instructor: Lucas Carrizo and Paula Tejeda. Friday thru Saturday consists of two 1.5 hour classes followed by 30 minutes of practice with more advanced dancers. On Sunday you will have the opportunity to attend “Your First Milonga” milonga (the social dance event).
Day 1 (Friday) 7-8:30pm, Introduction to tango: Caminata, Connection, Elegance, use of the Pivot, Marca (indication)
Day 2 (Saturday) 7-8:30pm, Movements in close embrace for social tango
Day 3 (Sunday) 7-8:30pm, Dissociation, Structure of Giro and Embellishment
9 pm: Social Dance ~ “Milonga” with Festival participants
Price per person: $60. Single class rate $25.

ADC members can get a 10% discount on the full package. They would need to contact me at moc.ognat-ot-nraelnull@oj to get the discount.

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Start Date: 2013-09-20
End Date: 2013-09-22