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LAKE DISTRICT WEEKEND WITH FERNANDO GUIDI & LUCY WISHART
Friday 31st July 2020 4pm - 5.30pm Workshop 1 - Communication, posture, grounding and in depth technique in order to make the dance effortless. Detailing core and how we move, communicate and ground ourselves and from there how other possibilities unfold. This workshop will get you ready for the weekend ahead. 5.30pm - 6.30pm Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 5.30pm - 6.30pm Practica in the Main Hall ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Saturday 1st August 2020 10.30am - 12 noon Workshop 2 - Turns walking in the closed side of the embrace. Fernando uses many different types of turns, each of them have something particularly special. Fernando would like to share one or two of them with you to spice up your dancing whilst turning in the closed side of the embrace. 1.30pm - 3pm Workshop 3 - Milonga - Fast and Calm! Looking at the techniques needed in order to move quickly to the music whilst still feeling calm.  Followed by looking at moves that can be used to dance on tempo and on double tempo, both of which work well in close embrace on a busy dance floor. 3.30pm - 5pm Workshop 4 - Vals - Smooth and Flowing! Looking at the detailed dynamic of vals, flavouring simple moves like walking and changing directions.  Learn to turn and change direction whilst drawing attention to the vals rhythm. 5pm - 6pm Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 5pm - 6pm Practica in the Main Hall ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Sunday 2nd August 2020 10.00am - 11.00am Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 10.15am - 11am Zumba Gold with Lucy (Included in the dance pass, anyone who has a dance pass is welcome to join in) 11am - 12 noon Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 11am - 12 noon Practica in the Main Hall 1.30pm - 3pm Workshop 5 - Changes of Direction, including Alteraciones. This is one of the most versatile concepts/moves in Argentine Tango.  Alterations are useful to dance either tango, vals or milonga.  They can be danced in closed or open embrace, they are dynamic, rhythmical or melodic.  They create a way of easily changing directions whilst offering a wide opportunity to improvise because they can be linked with a wide range of concepts and moves.  Fernando uses these a lot in his dance. 3.30pm - 5pm Workshop 6 - Syncopation, A little rhythmical gem. Learn how to recognise syncopations in the music in a simple and effective way.  Learn new ways to move to syncopations in the music.  This workshop is ideal to improve your musicality on the dancefloor. 5pm - 6pm Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 5pm - 6pm Practica in the Main Hall _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Monday 3rd August 2020 10am - 11am Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 11am - 12 noon Private Lesson with Fernando (See booking page) 10am - 12 noon Practica in the Main Hall Practicas The Function Room will also be available at all times to practice in whenever there are no private lessons taking place.
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