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Bath Dance Weekend

Saturday & Sunday 5th & 6th May 2018, Bath
SAVE THE DATES - 4th & 5th May 2019


Saturday 5th May 2018

Hosted at the Assembly Rooms, BA1 2QH

The Saturday workshops will run to the following timetable :

11:00 Doors Open

Ballroom & Latin in the Main Ballroom

Instructed by professional dancers and teachers, Joanna Whitehead ISTD IDTA and James Whitehead ISTD IDTA
11:30 - 12:10 Ballroom : Waltz - a stylish hold
12:20 - 13:00 Ballroom : Quickstep - making it flow
14:00 - 14:40 Latin : Rumba - beautiful basics
14:50 - 15:30 Latin : Cha Cha Cha - making it reactive

Alexandra & Guillermo

Argentine tango in the Tea Room

Instructed by our friends and colleagues, professional Argentine Tango couple, Alexandra Wood & Guillermo Torrens.
11:30 - 12:10 Tango foundation: Basic steps executed with style & musicality, including ochos & paradas. Suitable for beginners also.
12:20 - 13:00 Tango ritmico: dancing double time. Musicality & using the rhythm to inspire the steps, cortardos & balanceos.
14:00 - 14:40 Giros & sacadas with paradas, a classic turn where leader takes beautiful steps inbetween the ladies steps with follower embellishments.
14:50 - 15:30 Volcadas: off-axis, sharing balance, & playing with the free leg.

Note that there is a small cafe at the venue for service in the breaks between workshops, and for light lunches.



Sunday 6th May 2018

Hosted at the Assembly Rooms, BA1 2QH

The Sunday workshops will run to the following timetable:

10:30 Doors Open

Ballroom & Latin in the Main Ballroom

Instructed by professional dancers and teachers, Joanna Whitehead ISTD IDTA and James Whitehead ISTD IDTA
10:45 - 11:30 Simple sparkler in Waltz
11:45 - 12:30 J-J-Jive
14:00 - 14:45 Secrets of Slow Foxtrot

Argentine tango in the Octagon Room

Instructed by our friends and colleagues, professional Argentine Tango couple, Alexandra Wood & Guillermo Torrens.
10:45 - 11:30 Barridas & wraps, sliding & dragging our partners foot with fluid leg wraps.
11:45 - 12:30 Milonga: steps for traspie & Lisa, single time & on the fabulous Milonga rhythm.
14:00 - 14:45 Ganchos and Voleos: hooking & playing with the free leg to make it fly.

Note that there is a small cafe at the venue for service in the breaks between workshops, and for light lunches.