Workshops for all levels

Venue: Tallinna Õpetajate Maja / Tallinn Teachers' House, Town Hall Square 14


Maestros
"MG" - Maria Filali (FRA) & Giovanni Eredia (ITA)
"P" - Pamela Roldán (ARG)

 

Friday, 12th July 2019

12:00-13:30

WS11 - MG
The Fundamentals - PART 1 

We will start each day with the study dedicated to the fundamentals: walking, posture, connection. These moments of study on fundamental concepts are meant for all levels and aim at discovering (or re-discovering) elements which are sustaining the dance, all through the dancers’s path.

ALL
13:45-15:15
WS12 - MG
Giro Structure & Musicality
Study of the structure of the giro code. Managing the speed in the giro: contention vs liberation of energy.
INT/ADV
15:30-17:00
WS13 - MG
Musicality 
Rhythmic vs melodic / qualities of the movement.
INT
   
 

Saturday, 13th July 2019

12:00-13:30
 - MG
The Fundamentals - PART 2
ALL
13:45-15:15
WS22 - MG
Structures & Improvisation 
Study and application of structures in diverse situations in order to create a rich and spontaneous dance. 
INT/ADV
15:30-17:00
WS23 - P
FOLKLORE - CHACARERA
Introduction to Argentine folklore, focused on learning the basic elements and steps, posture, figures, choreography, localisation, character of the dance.
Chacarera is a lively, joyful and seductive dance from the central part of Argentina where a couple travels around the space until they finally meet in the center. The man tries to impress the woman with the strength of his footwork while the woman tries to conquer the man by moving her skirt gracefully.
ALL
   
 

Sunday, 14th July 2019

12:00-13:30
WS31 - MG
Valse
Crossed system walking, “cadenas” and variations in valse.
INT/ADV
13:45-15:15
WS32 - MG
Interpretation of Different Orchestras 
Theoretical analysis and application on the dance floor.
ADV
15:30-17:00
WS33 - P
FOLKLORE - ZAMBA
Focused on learning the basic elements and steps: encircling movements, rhythm, connection, handkerchief use.
Zamba appears in Argentina as a combination of vivid dances that entered from Perú and Chile. It is a seductive dance where a couple moves around the space during continued encounters, playing with handkerchiefs as a symbol of love and connection. 
ALL