No Siesta Fiesta in Tromso 1.-4.3.2007 (english)

Tango (and Tango Polar) is strongly involved in No Siesta Fiesta latin festival in Tromso. There will be not only tangoconcerts and -classes, but also alot of other latin music and dancing during the festival. Tango beginners classes take place on Friday and Saturday. We will give classes on Saturday and Sunday as follows:

Saturday 3.3.:
15.30-17.30: intermediate: Tomas y Pasadas
18.00-20.00: advanced: Ganchos

Sunday 4.3.:
11.30-13.30: intermediate: Vals
14.00-16.00: advanced: Boleo combinaciones

All classes take place in Teaterloftet in Kulturhuset.

In addition on Saturday there will be a show with all the different dancestyles in Verkstedet. Show starts at 14.00.


Regular classes in Tromsø (in English)

There will be again FIVE TIMES regular Wednesday classes in IOGT-house just behind DRIV. The dates are as follows: 14. and 28.2., 7.3. 21.3 and 28.3.

Teaching will be in three levels 1,5 hours at a time:

17.30-19.00 Basics: comfort and confidence
19.00-20.30 Intermediate: musicality
20.30-22.00 Advanced: the living abrazo

Basics is NOT beginners class, though if you have taken a few beginners classes on Mondays it surely is enough. Basics means more concentrating on basic elements that makes tango more comfortable and fluid.
You can sign in IOGT before the classes.

5x 1,5 hours, one level 400NOK
drop-in 100NOK
second level for students -50% 200NOK

For advanced level please sign in with a partner!

For questions pasilauren(at)mac(dot)com.


Onsdagsklasser i Tromsø (norsk)

Det blir igjen FEM onsdag klasser i IOGT! Her er datoer:
14.2.,28.2.,7.3., 21.3. og 28.3.

Denne gangen det blir undervisning i tre nivåer:
17.30-19.00: Basics: Behagelighet i tango
19.00-20.30: Øvet: Musikalitet
20.30-22.00: Avansert: Levende abrazo

Basics betyr ikke nybegynnerekurs. Det blir bare mer arbeid med grunnleggende tangosaker, noe som er bra før hver eneste dansere. Du kan gjerne delta i to nivåer.
I avansert nivå burde du ha en partner. Vi kommer til å bytte partner av og til, men det er litt viktig at alle sammen kan trene hele tiden.

5x 1,5 timer (en nivå) 400kr
drop in 100kr
andre nivå (x5) til studenter -50%: 200kr

Spør via e-mail pasilauren(at)mac(dot)com.

Kuopio 9.-11-3.07 (in english and in finnish)

We will hold our first weekend in Kuopio 9.-11.3. There will be two levels plus one special workshop for teachers and those who are planning to become a teacher. Altogether there will be eight hours of teaching for both levels plus additional 1,5 hours for teachers. First class starts on Friday at 18.00 in Hotel Isovalkeinen, where all the classes take place. On Friday evening there is a milonga and on Saturday evening we can enjoy our friends Martin Alvarado`s and Lauri Manninen`s fantastic music. We will cover during the weekend f.ex. improvisation, tempochanges and boleos.Closer timetable can be found in wx3.tangoalegria(dot)tk. Information and questions: kemaxs(at)dnainternet(dot)net or us in info(at)pasiymaria(dot)net.

Kuopion Isovalkeisen viikonloppu lähestyy! Ensimmäinen yhteistunti kaikille tasoille on perjantaina 9.3. alkaen kello 18.00 (ilmoittautuminen 17.30). Kaiken kaikkiaan on 8 tuntia perus+jatko tasoille sekä 8 tuntia edistyneille. Lisäksi sunnuntai- aamuna klo 10.00 on opettajille oma workshop. Perjantaina on milonga, ja lauantaina meillä on suuri ilo nauttia ystäviemme Martin Alvaradon ja Lauri Mannisen musisoinnista! Harjoittelemme viikonlopun aikana mm. improvisointia, tempovariaatioita ja boleoita. Tarkemmat tiedot www(dot)tangoalegria.tk tai sähköpostilla: kemaxs(at)dnainternet(dot)net tai meiltä info(at)pasiymaria(dot)net.

Weekend in Helsinki 9.-11.2.07

We will teach in Helsinki during the following week-end! During six workshops we will cover improvisation, tomas y pasadas and double workshops on saccadas and volcadas. There will be milonga on saturday evening in Restaurant Pianissimo. Classes will be held in Aleksanterin teatteri and Munkkiniemen Yhteiskoulu. Details can be found from wx3.amigosdeltango(dot)fi or by contacting us by e-mail.

Snow and Tango in Bergun, what a trip!

We would like to thank everybody for wonderful week in Swiss Alps! It was thrilling and motivating to work with students with attitude in truly unique place, Kurhaus Bergun. And special thanks for Dominik and Jelena for organizing all this!
If you want to contact us, don't hesitate to send mail to info(at)pasiymaria(dot)net!