Join the 2 weekend Intensives with Tomás

The Halifax Tango Community is excited to welcome Tomás Howlin on a monthly basis in the Spring!

May 4 to 6

June 1 to 3

 

An Intensive Study Program for students who are interested in taking the next steps on their tango journey. For more information, scroll down the page.

The intention of these intensives is to support Argentine Tango dancing and its culture in the Halifax area.

This will happen through a coordinated community effort towards expanding the offer of attractive opportunities to study and dance tango regularly and locally.

 
 
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Are you ready?

The Intensive Study Program with Tomás is for students who are ready to devote themselves to tango and focus on improving their tango dancing and community skills over two consecutive months.

 

Participate by joining one of the Study Tracks:

FUNDAMENTALS ~ For Everyone

INTERMEDIATE ~ See requirements below

EXPERIENCED ~ See requirements below

 

The 3 Study Tracks

Fundamentals

Includes:

  • 4 Fundamentals Classes*

  • 2 Guided Practicas

  • 2 Milongas

 

This track is open to everyone. Invite your friends!

Look at the schedule here.

 

Cost Before April 2o

  • First Weekend Only: $60
  • Both Weekends: $110

 

Cost After April 20

  • First Weekend Only: $70
  • Both Weekends: $120
 

Intermediate

Includes:

  • 2 Guided Practicas

  • 4 Fundamentals Classes*

  • 2 Intermediate Workshops

  • 2 Milongas

 

Requirements:

  1. Experience: a minimum of three years of dancing regularly.

  2. Lead and Follow: to encourage the group learning environment, all dancers will lead and follow during the workshops.

  3. Group Intention: contribute to improving tango, supporting the community, and building positive relationships.

  4. Time Commitment:

    • Must attend at the first weekend in order to participate in the second one.
    • Must attend at least 1 of the Fundamental Classes.*
    • Community commitment of covering at least 1 shift** during the Friday Practica or Saturday Milonga.

 

Look at the schedule here.

 

Cost Before April 20

  • First Weekend Only: $85
  • Both Weekends: $150

 

Cost After April 20*

  • First Weekend Only: $95
  • Both Weekends: $165

*We will not be accepting registrations at the door.

 

Experienced

Includes:

  • 2 Guided Practicas

  • 4 Fundamentals Classes*

  • 2 Intermediate Workshops

  • 2 Experienced Level Workshop

  • 2 Milongas

 

Requirements:

  1. Experience: a minimum of three years of dancing regularly.

  2. Lead and Follow: to encourage the group learning environment, all dancers will lead and follow during the workshops.

  3. Group Intention: contribute to improving tango, supporting the community, and building positive relationships.

  4. Time Commitment:

    • Must attend at the first weekend in order to participate in the second one.
    • Must attend at least 1 of the Fundamental Classes.*
    • Community commitment of covering at least 1 shift** during the Friday Practica or Saturday Milonga.

 

Look at the schedule here.

 

Cost Before April 20

  • First Weekend Only: $90
  • Both Weekends: $160

 

Cost After April 20*

  • First Weekend Only: $100
  • Both Weekends: $175

*We will not be accepting registrations at the door.


*Fundamentals Classes are all-levels classes that are open to the public and useful for every tango dancer.

** Shifts: As part of this track, you will sign up to volunteer and help during the monthly Saturday Milonga or Guided Practica. Shifts include: set up, close up, food prep, door shift.

Schedule

Both weekends will follow the same schedule.

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