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Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz Tango workshops in Seattle

Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz Tango workshops in Seattle

Internationally renowned tango dancer, teacher & researcher is back in Seattle after 10 years with his partner Lola Diaz. Come and study with a master of tango with over 28 years of experience.

We will be hosting a weekend of six special workshops in combination with the Winter Tango Ball 2016 weekend.

All workshops are suggested for intermediate level and up.
Pre-requisite: Good walking, frame, be able to lead and follow ochos and basic turns.
Be familiar with parallel system and crossed system.
80 minutes workshops with a 20 minute break in between.

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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE!

Schedule:

Friday Dec 9- 5pm-8pm.
1- Boleos: Different types and trajectories.
2- Ganchos: What is a gancho in favor?

Saturday Dec 10 – 2pm-5pm.
3- Sacadas: Static and dynamic sacadas.
4- Barridas and Soltadas: fundamentals and combinations.

Sunday Dec 11 – 2pm-5pm.
5- Volcadas & Deslizadas.
6- Colgadas. Different types and uses.

All workshops are suggested for intermediate level and up.
Pre-requisite:
Good walking, frame, be able to lead and follow ochos and basic turns.
Be familiar with parallel system and crossed system.
80 minutes workshops with a 20 minute break in between.

Registration is open for students with or without a partner.
$210 Full workshop, per student.
$80 One day pass, per student.
Based on space.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE!

 

 

Winter Tango Ball 2016

Join us on Saturday December 10
9pm-1:30am

Live music Trio Garufa from San Francisco
Dance show by Fabian Salas & Lola Diaz
Guest DJ Gabriel Sus from Portland

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BIOS

Born in 1963 in La Plata, capital of the Buenos Aires province, Fabian Salas was educated in both Argentina and the US, trained as a lawyer and moved to the city of Buenos Aires to practice law and dance the tango in 1988.

By 1992, Fabian had begun touring the world as a tango teacher becoming then, one of the first professional touring teachers in history and opening in such way, many doors to others who later decided to join this activity. In 1995 he started an investigation group which lead to the development of a revolutionary way of understanding, teaching and dancing the tango, In 1996, Fabian took part in the filming of the motion picture “Evita”, and a year later was one of the main dancers in the award-winning film “The Tango Lesson”.

Fabian runs the tango education organizations Cosmotango and TangoPal and has created a series of instructional videos to teach authentic Tango in 10 easy lessons. He is also the organizer and director of the CITA (Congreso International de Tango Argentino) the world’s artists in the Argentine capital.

Currently, he is partnered by Lola Diaz, who has participated in several Tango productions of which the most important are: “La hora del Tango”, Festival Classico Pompeiano 2007, principal roll and choreography assistant of the clip “Neus” 2007, principal roll and choreographer (Tango y Ballet) of the clip “Tango Hereje” 2006

As a tango teacher she also has a very active career, where besides international tours, she has taught at La Viruta in Buenos Aires.

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