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Argentine Tango Workshops w/ Judy & Jon Margolis April 8-9 2017
April 8, 2017 @ 4:15 pm - April 9, 2017 @ 3:00 pm UTC-4
Bio: INTERNATIONAL TANGO MASTERS JUDY & JON:
International Tango Masters Judy & Jon relocated to Las Vegas in 2013 after 10 years working as tango professionals in Buenos Aires.
During the years they lived in Buenos Aires they acquired a profound understanding of the dance, history, culture, and music of the Tango. In Buenos Aires they performed regularly on stage and at famous Buenos Aires milongas including Sunderland, Salon Canning, Porteno y Bailarin, Gricel, Sin Rumbo, La Baldoza, La Ideal and La Nacional.
They were on the teaching staff of prestigious tango schools: Torquato Tasso, La Ideal, and Academia Tanguera.
Judy & Jon are esteemed for their connection and impeccable technique. Jon is known for his elegance, connection, sentimiento, and musicality. Judy is admired for her embellishments and beautiful footwork. They teach and perform traditional Argentine Tango de Salon social and
exhibition style based in their own Tango Verdad Method.
Judy & Jon are the only north American couple ever to have been awarded by the Secretary of Culture of the city of Buenos Aires the P’a Que Bailen Los Muchachos award – recognizing them as authentic Argentine Tango dancers, teachers, performers and milongueros.
‘Judy’s foot work is gorgeous…don’t miss the opportunity to learn some great tips…’ AR
‘I loved the lesson! I love working with you two–I learn so much, it’s fun and I always feel better about my abilities afterward ‘ Barni
‘I heard great things about your time here last month. Your classes are always great .’ Niki
‘Your true authentic style is priceless.’
‘They are phenomenal. They are the only teachers who explain ‘why’ we do what we’re supposed to do.’
‘They are amazing. They teach you what you need to know in a very unique way.’
‘You are so clear you break everything down so simply. You are great communicators’
‘You carry stardust on your shoulders from the milongas of Buenos Aires’
‘You travel the world and bring people along in Tango’ . . .VS
‘One hour with them will change your life’. . .BG
‘We must get you to our community. No one has ever explained and broken down the material like this.’
‘You are a Dynamic Duo with STAR QUALITY’ SW
From their base in Las Vegas Judy & Jon tour the world to teach and perform at special workshops and events.
Judy & Jon’s Signature Workshops:
W/S 1. This Is Tango: A Secret Danced By Two: Two bodies move as one in an infinite embrace
Saturday April 8, 2017 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm – $25
W/S 2. Dancing Pugliese On The Social Dance Floor: Great body lines and grand steps for a ‘Dramatic’ orchestra taken to the social floor
Saturday April 8, 2017 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm – $25
Special Pre-milonga class: 8:00 – 9:00 with Judy & Jon – $10
“Turns In The Line of Dance: The Long and Short of It”
Saturday April 8, 2017 9:00 pm – Midnight: Milonga El Abrazo with special performance by Judy & Jon
W/S 3. Interpreting D’Arenzo & Di Sarli: Two different orchestras. One with driving rhythm, the other melodic, and how to dance to them.
Sunday April 9, 2017 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm – $25
W/S 4. Milonga Rhythms, Technique & Tricks:
Sunday April 9, 2017 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm – $25
Costs: $25 per Workshop
$90 ($80 registered college students) if taking all 4
Milonga and Pre-milonga Class are additonal $10 each.
All activities held at:
The Movement Zumba Studio
1212 N. Main St.
Gainesville, FL 32601
Organizer: “El Stevito” Steve Littler/ Cell phone 352-226-1103 for more questions
Judy’s Cell phone to reserve private lessons: 520-907-2050
Exhibition performances in Buenos Aries milongas:
Judy & Jon dancing to ESTA NOCHE DE LUNA by orq. Pugliese/Maciel (dramatic style music)
23 May 2014 at Milonga Parakultural/Salon Canning Buenos Aires
Judy & Jon dance to BIEN PULENTA by orq. D’Arienzo/Echague (rhythmic style music)
27 May 2014 at Porteño y Bailarin Buenos Aires
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