Milonga and SHOW
with Julia Gorin & Jonatan Baez
Jonatan and Julia return to Vancouver from B.As. with a whole week of Tango and Folkore and appearances and Performances in the Vancouver Tango Community. Both are gifted teachers and Legendary Folklore dancers .
I was so impressed with their teaching and Performances I had to bring them back !
Saturday June 2nd, 9 pm-1 am
Location: Lochdale Hall (490 Sperling Avenue, Burnaby)
SEMINAR 1 1-2:30 pm
Useful and unusual combinations with CROSSES. CONNECTION in movement, Impulse and Response – communication, that allow to make each step with energy but without stress of the muscles.
SEMINAR 2 2:45-4:15 pm
“PIVOT AND INTERESTING COMBINATIONS WITH OCHOS”
Disassociation and counter position of the body to create the endless quantity of movements. Interesting combinations with pivot. Ochos with exact angle of pivot. Introduction to saccadas
SEMINAR 3 4:30-6 pm
MUSICALITY. PRACTICAL ASPECTS”
Phrases and beat. Rhythm and Melody. Steps and Pauses.
Rhythmical structures (beat, half beat, double beat, syncopation, tritons).
Milonga and SHOW 9pm-1am
Lochdale Hall 490 Sperling Avenue
DJ Marina Richter( traditional)
Full pass $100 Early bird until May 25h
( not including Folklore Workshop)
after that a la carte price $30 per workshop
Thursday May 31st 7:30-9:30 pm
2 hours, 7:30-9:30 pm
Dance Express 4247 Lougheed
Couple Price $50
Julia Gorin & Jonatan Baez are professional dancers, teachers and choreographers. They dance and teach tango salon, also tango escenario and Argentine folklore. Julia and Jonatan live in Buenos Aires, and regularly go on tours with seminars, festivals and shows to Latin America, Europe and Russia.
Jonatan has been dancing tango since 1996, and before that since he was 8 years old he had danced folklore. Julia has been dancing tango since 2000 and before she did classical and contemporary ballet since age 6. Together Julia & Jonatan dance since 2011.
In Buenos Aires they teach in various tango schools, such as La Floreada of Alejandra Mantiñan, the Obelisco Tango Escuela, La Escuela Argentina de Tango. They also perform: they were one of the principal dancers in such famous shows, as the legendary Sabor a Tango, Encanto Rojo, Café Tortoni, Añoranzas Tango and more, and are invited as soloists in many other shows. They performed with a lot of orchestras, such as Color tango, Los Reyes del Tango, Sans Sousi, Sexteto Milonguero, Bajofondo and many more. And of course they also regularly perform at the most prestigious milongas in Bs.As (Salón Canning, Porteño y Bailarín, El Beso, Grisel, Suderland, etc).
Jonatan and Julia are regularly touring with seminars, master-classes, performances and festivals all over the world. Their unique teaching method combines the quintessence of their wide experiences not only in tango, but also folklore, classical music, ballet and theater. There performing abilities are fascinating and diverse: they are equally inspiring, dancing elegant tango salon with very close embrace, or stage show tango performances, or Argentine folklore.