Tango Argentino in Helsinki – Monday Special!

The classes in Astoria on Mondays are already a classic in Helsinki. We will use Astoria most of the times but there will be also some evenings of social dancing after the intermediate classes this will happens ones every month and we will announce it here well in advance but most probably it will happens on a different location like Casino Helsinki for example.
The regular classes at Astoria are focusing on musicality and the use of basic elements for a great improvisation, the classes works on a drop in mode at all levels. Its the perfect place for anyone to get out of the confort zone and try tango at will, the big space and great floor allows you to have enough space to take yoru learning experience to a fun moment of dance.
 – You will learn how to dance while having fun and without pressure at the beginning level.

 – At the Intermediate level you should be able to pick up instructions and asimilate movements on a more faster pace.

 – During the Show Group class we will work Choreographic elements that require a bit of experience to follow, be ready for teh challenge🙂

The clases are build with sense of continuity, that means that you can attend to the first hours and continue to challenge yourself on the second hour.

*** NO PARTNER NEEDED***
What? Tango Argentino for all levels 

When? Every Monday from 18.00 to 21.00

Where? Astorian Sali / Casino Helsinki

How Much? 15 eur per class or 95eur per 8 times

Follow the link to buy the card On-Line 

https://holvi.com/shop/tangoo/product/dbc5319f7e59d84807ef9f5ff287c20f/
Bienvenidos a Bailar Tango Argentino

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Intensive Weekend Seminar for Total Beginners

First tango steps OR Back to basics –
Weekend intensive seminar for beginners and those, who want to refresh the basics.
We will explore the basic  constants of argentine tango:
– Connection through the embrace. Trust and contact between two people during the movement.
– Posture. Comfort and balance. – Walk, basic movements and technics for men and women.
– The basics of musicality.

When?  Saturday 13.8 at klo 14.00 – 17.00 Sunday 14.8 at klo 14.00 – 17.00

Where?  Tanssiurheiluseura Master
Mekaanikonkatu 3B, 00880, Helsinki

Who?  Hernan Ohaco (Argentina) & Kaisa Saarinen (Finland)

How much? 75 eur for 6 hours per person

Do I need a partner for the class? Better in a couple, but register even if you don’t have a partner, that won’t be an obstacle for this class.

Bienvenidos! Please, register: tangoargentino.fi@gmail.com or Get the Pass on the following link
https://holvi.com/shop/tangoo/

About the venue

  • modern, spacious dance halls, which have flexible wooden parquet as their surface. This surface eases the pressure that is applied on the legs of dancers. Modern audio system also brings in a taste of comfort into your practice.

  • Mirrors on the walls of our dance halls ensure that you can follow your own movement and see yourself while you train.

  • 4 spacious dressing rooms

  • 4 bathrooms and a shower

  • A spacious entry hall, where you can watch dance videos and use our coffee machine

  • Dance equipment store, where you can find dance shoes and other dance related equipment

Our studio is located between the center and the East side of Helsinki in Herttoniemi. More specifically it is located in between Herttoniemi and Siilitie metro stations. There is a lot of parking space around the studio. More specific information on how to get to our studio here:

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Classes de Tango with Cynthia Urbano starts tomorrow

Couple Technique for Tango Salon with Hernan Ohaco (argentina) & Cynthia Urbano (Argentina)
Cynthia and Hernan have dance together several times improvising the social dance and have taken seminars together with Javier Rodriguez, one of the best references of Tango Salon worldwide.
During the minicourse we will focus on the minimalistic part of the dance focusing on a relax connection and elegant way of dancing. Walking techniques, Giros and embelishments for both, the leader and the follower.
Finding how every move can fit different parts of the music.
The course will be of 2 classes of 90 minutes.
Day: Thursday Part 1 from 19.00 to 20.30 – Friday Part 2 rom 19.00 to 20.30
Price: 19:00 to 20:30 – Place Helsinki Salsa Academy ETELÄ-HAAGA: Isonnevantie 16B
Price 25 eur per class 40 eur for the entire course
no registration needed but if you prefer to reserve your place you can register for the course by writing to
tangoargentino.fi@gmail.com

Ladies Technique with Cynthia Urbano ( Argentina)
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Cynthia Urbano, from Buenos Aires living in Barcelona, has been teaching tango the last 8 years. As Physical education teacher too, in her lessons she focus in help students to feel the body and reorganize its position in order to relax and flow, to learn how to embrace, connect and dance with independence and confidence.

Themas of the Ladies Technique Intensive Workshop
Posture – Balance – Change and control your body weight – Control of body center – Feet work and connection to the floor – Standing leg/free leg – Tango walking – Dissociation – Tango embrace without tension – Connection while dancing – Ochos – Giros.
Price for the entire Lady Techniques course Saturday and Sunday 75eur (6 hours)
Only Saturday 50eur (3 hours) from 14.00 to 17.00
Only Sunday 50eur (3 hours) from 14.00 to 17.00
Bienvenidos
Place Helsinki Salsa Academy ETELÄ-HAAGA: Isonnevantie 16B

Argentiinalainen tango – tekniikkaworkshop naisille
Cynthia Urbano on argentiinalainen tango-opettaja sekä liikunnanohjaaja, joka on opettanut tangoa jo 8 vuotta. Workshopissaan Cynthia keskittyy opettamaan kehonhallintaa ja asennon korjausta, jotta tanssi on rentoa ja tanssija oppii liikkumaan sulavasti ja itsevarmasti. Työpajassa keskitytään myös oikean tanssiyhteyden luomiseen, jotta tanssija oppii seuraamaan vientiä, tanssimaan itsenäisesti ja nauttimaan tanssista. Workshop rakentuu kahdesta päivästä ja on suunnattu kaikille argentiinalaisen tangon harrastajille.
Intensiivityöpajan teemat:
Ryhti – Tasapaino – Kehonhallinta – Oman akselin hallintaa ja sillä pysymistä – Jalkatyöskentely ja yhteys lattiaan – Painonsiirrot – Kävely – Selän/lantion kierto – Oikea tanssiasento – Yhteys tanssipartneriin – Ochos – Giros.
Hinnat:
2 pv workshop: 75 EUR (6h)
Lauantai: 50 EUR (3h)
Sunnuntai: 50 EUR (3h)
Lämpimästi tervetuloa!
register for the course by writing to
tangoargentino.fi@gmail.com
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Palladium Nights this Weekend

THE SUMMER 2016 PALLADIUM NIGHTS ARE HERE!
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Time travel through the history of latin & american music & dance in a glamorous 50’s Casino style from Havana to New York, from Buenos Aires to Paris, and from Los Angeles to Moscow all set right here in downtown Helsinki, Finland
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“Palladium Nights one of the most magnificent nights of the year” – Niina Huhtala (Founder, Suomen Media Action Oy)

“Marvellous & soon much fun”
– Leena Liusvaara (President, Finnish DanceSport Federation)

“My mouth was wide open mesmerised of the entire event”
– Ilkka Koppelonmäki (Owner, Uskalle Innostua)

“The outcome was amazing, it was magic”
– Hernan Ohaco (Tango Pasional)

“Unforgettable dance night and amazing to see all the different dance genres all cooperating to create something this wonderful” – Miko Kiiskinen (Comets)

“Totally entertaining night. Well worth the travel from another city” – Petri Hiissa (Owner, Intoloop)

“Completely blown away by the music and performances”
– Albert Nazander (Entrepreneur, musician)

“The venue and dressing up are a sign of our sincere respect and appreciation for those maestros from New York and Spanish Harlem from the era of Palladium Club whom we all owe big time”
– Martti Wallin (Musician)
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Live music, spectacular shows, social dancing, gambling, wining & dining, socializing, and much more…

RSVP to the event today!

Ticket sales opening soon!

Day & Night Program
13.00 Open Doors
There will be a Variety of Tea, coffee & snacks available from the Bar
14.00 / 15.15 Beginners class with Live Music
15:30 / 17.30 Free Practica
18.00 / 19.00 Guided Practica Drop In
19.00 / 22.00 Setting the mood. Early Milonga
“Golden Era & Guardia Vieja”
22.00 / 01.30 Show and Dance
01.30/02.50 After Party – DJ will select Experimental tunes related and mean to be dance slow.
ARTISTS LIST
THE NIGHT OF BUENOS AIRES
Martin Alvarado
Miko Helenius
Harri Kaitila
Red Shoes Tango Band & Special Guest
HSA
Pasional Tango Group
Hernan Ohaco and Kaisa Saarinen
Leandro Roco & Laura Havu

More to come!
No extra payments than Normal or VIP tickets.
VIP Ticket / Corporate sponsor packages coming soon!

More information coming soon!

Contact: mikko@helsinkisalsaacademy.com

The Buenos Aires night brough to you by
Pasional Tango Argentino Helsinki

In collaboration with:
Tanssikoulu EdBH
Jazz Factory
Rock’n’Roll Dance Club Comets ry
Tanssiklubi Master
Lavojen Latinot
Helsinki Salsa Academy

Palladium Nights main organizer:
Helsinki Salsa Academy

Sponsored by:
Casino Helsinki

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SUMMER COURSES in Helsinki

What we have been up to lately … check it out, and enjoy Fresedo’s and Finnish magic.

Tango Argentino in Helsinki


The Summer schedule will be hosting different Tango groups, we will specify the focus of each course.

Mondays,
The class at Astorian Salli are already a classic of the Tango Salon in Helsinki.
We want to give our students the right feeling of being on a place where you can dance your style without worrying about floor and space issues, specially on the summer time when the thermometer hits the the red stage.
The focus of the course is on musicality, connection balance and creativity.
Classes starts on Monday 13.6 from for total beginners without any experience.
during the second hours we go a bit deeper on the next level of dancing, different styles and a lot of interaction on the Intermediate level.
Astoria Sali (Iso Roobertinkatu 14) Kaisa & Hernan Tango Salon

Tuesdays, (8 classes)
The classes at Salmisaarin Liikuntakeskus will start one week later on the 21.6 and…

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SUMMER COURSES in Helsinki


The Summer schedule will be hosting different Tango groups, we will specify the focus of each course.

Mondays,
The class at Astorian Salli are already a classic of the Tango Salon in Helsinki.
We want to give our students the right feeling of being on a place where you can dance your style without worrying about floor and space issues, specially on the summer time when the thermometer hits the the red stage.
The focus of the course is on musicality, connection balance and creativity.
Classes starts on Monday 13.6 from for total beginners without any experience.
during the second hours we go a bit deeper on the next level of dancing, different styles and a lot of interaction on the Intermediate level.
Astoria Sali (Iso Roobertinkatu 14) Kaisa & Hernan Tango Salon

Tuesdays, (8 classes)
The classes at Salmisaarin Liikuntakeskus will start one week later on the 21.6 and we will focus in a more slow approach towards the basics of Tango, we will work with Susa every single aspect of the movements and fitting into the music from level 0.
The studio at Salmisaari has a wonderful floor and a really nice view to the lake, also the facility of a large parking please just out the door from the building.
As we always want to work confortable we will only take into this course 10 couples.
Salmisaarin liikuntakeskus (Energiankatu 3) Hernan & Susa

Wednesdays, (8 classes)
The wednesdays classes are aim for profesionals of the dance  with any dance background that is interest on going into Tango world, or for intermediate and advance  Tango dancers. There will be very little talking and a lot of action. Solo techniques and mini choreographies is where the focus will be.
Salmisaarin liikuntakeskus (Energiankatu 3) Hernan Tech and Choreo
During the courses we will have sometimes visitors from abroad, Tangueras that will be focusing more on ladies technique.
We will always announce on week before who is the visitor if any.

Prices will be 15eur for a single class and 12 if you get the entire course (8 weeks)
There will also a possibility to buy a monthly card where you can attend all the classes you want plus one private class per month.
You can now choose your Tango Argentino card at our store
https://holvi.com/shop/tangoo/

Get your shoes ready for dancing Tango Argentino!