TESO Events

TESO 2012 Program

TESOpink

Saturday, September 29th -- Sunday, September 30th

Dance Boulevard, San Jose

TESO - Technique, Elegance, Style & Originality

Registration is recommended for each workshop and we ask for your help in assuring gender balance - please suggest the workshops you select to a partner of your choosing. Every attempt will be made to enroll equal numbers of leaders and followers.


 

 

 

 

TESO 2011 workshop 

 Workshops are open to everyone - please select workshops at an appropriate level for your ability  

 Workshop Levels

Level 1:  Simplify - connection, fluidity and elegance - keep it simple!

Level 2:  Impress - spice up your vocabulary of moves and make your dancing more interesting

Level 3:  Dazzle - higher skills involving kicks, spins, dissociation and rhythm

Level 4:  Fantasy - sizzling demo delights for stage and exhibition (a little risky - recommended for accomplished dancers)

  

Workshops -- Saturday, September 29th

ID

Time

Maestro

Level

Workshop Subject

92901

2:00-3:15pm

Jorge Torres &

Maria Blanco

-2-

Aesthetic: Smooth stylizing with cortes, frenos,

paradas and barridas

92902

3:30-4:45pm

Jorge Torres &

Maria Blanco

-3-

Sophistication: Classic boleos, contra boleos and

boleos con latigazo (whip action!)

92903

5:00-6:15pm

Jorge Torres &

Maria Blanco

-4-

Audacious: Bold, daring and even athletic - fly! 

 (lifts for the serious dancer)


92904

2:00-3:15pm

Miriam Larici &

Leonardo Barrionuevo

-1-

Artistic Expression: Mellow music, fluid motion

and gentle precision

92905

3:30-4:45pm

Miriam Larici &

Leonardo Barrionuevo

-2-

Affable: Friendly, playful, body conversations, toe

touches and repetitive misleads - for fun

92906

5:00-6:15pm

Miriam Larici &

Leonardo Barrionuevo

-3-

Tenacity: Work to develop dissociative skills

 combined with the use of rhythm

 

Workshops -- Sunday, September 30th

ID

Time

Maestro

Level

Workshop Subject

93001

2:00-3:15pm

Jorge Torres &

Maria Blanco

-1-

Elegance & Fluidity: Continuous movement with

simple lines and smooth transitions

93002

3:30-4:45pm

Jorge Torres &

Maria Blanco

-2-

Polished: Skillful, synchronized sacadas create

exciting linear and circular moves

93003

5:00-6:15pm

Jorge Torres &

Maria Blanco

-3-

Refinement: Distinct by precision and elegance,

enrosques, agoujas and spirals


93004

2:00-3:15pm

Miriam Larici &

Leonardo Barrionuevo

-2-

Civilized: Achieving and sustaining control

during pivot moves - calesita/planeo

93005

3:30-4:45pm

Miriam Larici &

Leonardo Barrionuevo

-3-

Fortitude: Gancho - the involuntary hook; and

enganche - a hook on the turn!

93006

5:00-6:15pm

Miriam Larici &

Leonardo Barrionuevo

-4-

Intrepid:  Fearless, dauntless and courageous -

flexibility a must (risky)

 

TESO Exhibitions, Evaluations, Performances and Milongas

Saturday Night Special Milonga

8pm-12:00 midnight

Professional Performances and Special Events around 10:30pm

Sunday Empanada Buffet

7:00-8:00pm

Available with pre-registration only

Sunday Milonga

8:00-9:00pm and 10:00-12:00 midnight

Milonga will continue after the TESO Exhibitions and Professional Performances

Sunday TESO Exhibitions

9:00-9:30pm

Tango de Salon, Milonguero Style, Nuevo Tango and Tango Fantasia 

Sunday Performances

9:30-10:00pm

Spectacular, Electrifying, Exhilarating

TESO Private Evaluations

10:00-11:00pm

Evaluations will be held in a separate room allowing the Milonga to proceed

Entrance into the TESOExhibition and Evaluation Program is limited to 2 categories per person (a different partner is okay)

Workshop & Event Registration Fees:

 

Early Bird

Registration

General

Registration

 

At the Door 

Any Two Workshops

$55.00

$60.00

$65.00 

Any Four Workshops

$105.00

$120.00

$125.00 

Any Six Workshops

$150.00

$180.00

$185.00 

Single Workshop (or add on)

$25.00

$30.00

$35.00 

 

 

 

 

Saturday Night Special Milonga with Performances

      $20.00

$20.00

reduced...$20.00

Sunday Night Argentine Buffet

     $15.00

$18.00

N/A 

Sunday TESO Exhibitions (observer), Performances & Milonga (Buffet not included)

$25.00

$30.00

$30.00 

 

 

 

 

 Choose your category(ies) and select them on the Registration Form

 

 

 

 Participation in the TESO Exhibition & Evaluation is limited - Register Early

 

 

 

 TESO Exhibition & Evaluation (Per Person) Single Category (includes milonga)

$75.00 

$125.00 

$150.00 

 TESO Exhibition & Evaluation (Per Person) Two Categories (includes milonga)

$100.00 

$150.00 

$175.00 

 

 

 

 

 Early Bird Registration Begins Mid July - Ends August 19th at 6pm

Register Online

 

 

 General Registration from August 19th 6pm through September 28th 6pm

 

Register Online 

 

 At The Door Registration - If you missed registration Online

 

 

Paper Registration 

 Registration Payment Options

PayPal

 PayPal

 Cash Only

 

 

 

WALK-IN students

All workshops have limited spaces. A premium of $5 will be charged to students who elect to take the risk of arriving without pre-registering. Registration on-site will take up to 10 minutes – please arrive with plenty of time to register and pay before the workshop is scheduled to begin. Thank you.