Tango Workshops with visiting teacher Diego Bado & Vanessa Leamy Corsini 03 Dec 2022
Beginner, Improver, Intermediate, Advanced
Sat, 03 Dec 2022 @ 14:45hrs → 18:15hrs Ended
*Upper Hall* AND *Quaker Studio* at The Pleasance, 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TJ – Map
£15 non member/non student (2 workshops £30); £10 student or member (2 workshops £20); £5 student and member (2 workshops £10)

About this event

Dear Dancers, SAVE THE DATE! We are extremely happy to have internationally established tango teacher Diego Bado as a visiting teacher in Scotland. Diego has prepared two incredible workshops for a whole afternoon of tango with the Edinburgh University Tango Society! For these special workshops Diego will be assisted by tango dancer and teacher Vanessa Leamy Corsini from Glasgow Tango Collective. 

14:30 / Doors open – We will get started at 14:45 but you are welcome to arrive up to 15 minutes in advance to prepare. 14:45-16:00 / SPIRAL WORKSHOP (improver/intermediate level): Twisted movements in close embrace. Transforming the linear into circular. Creating long movements in reduced spaces. 16:30-17:45 / DANCE AND LET DANCE (open level): Exploring the active role of the follower. Tango as an active dialogue of two. 17:45-18:15 / FREE PRÁCTICA open to the attendees of the workshop(s).

We will be in the Upper Hall for the first workshop (14:45-16:00 SPIRAL WORKSHOP) *AND* in the Quaker Studio for the second workshop and for the práctica (16:30-17:45 DANCE AND LET DANCE + 17:45-18:15 FREE PRÁCTICA). Both rooms are located at The Pleasance, 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TJ.

£15 non member/non student (2 workshops £30)
£10 student or member (2 workshops £20)
£5 student and member (2 workshops £10)

The SPIRAL WORKSHOP is designed for improver/intermediate level. The DANCE AND LET DANCE workshop and the práctica are open to everyone: whether you are a beginner or an experienced dancer and want to find new inspirations, come along and have a wonderful time with us! No booking and no partner needed, just show up.

Diego Bado is an Uruguayan tango teacher, professional dancer and cultural manager with 15 years of worldwide experience. As a tango teacher, he has been sharing with his students his constant search for quality, awareness, creativity and authenticity in the dance. As a professional dancer, he has achieved two times the second place in the National Tango Championship of Uruguay and has shared his proposal throughout all America and Europe. As a cultural manager, he has created and collaborated on tango projects to improve people’s quality of life through the tango culture for more than a decade. For more information please visit: www.diegobado.com



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