:: ONLINE WORKSHOP REGISTRATION AND MILONGA PRE-SALE 2024::


Please review the complete list of workshops and milongas offered for the 12th International Queer Tango Festival - Berlin below.
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NOTE: You can only book for ONE person at a time. If you would like to buy tickets for someone else you will need to do the purchase seperately. You do not need a partner to join a workshop. Single dancers are welcome and encouraged!
Early Bird Discounts until 15th of August 2024! After that the prices will increase to normal fees.

If a workshop is sold out you can request to get on the waiting list via email:

Our teachers are also available for private lessons during the festival. Please contact the festival organisation to make appointments in advance via email:


All festival teachers are looking forward to seeing you this summer in Berlin.

The Festival Booking System:

      = All Level (up to 1 year and further)- NO ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS   = intermediate 1-3 years   = advanced level 3- or more years    
 
  All festival workshops are both role spots =if you like to work on one role, make sure you have a partner to join the workshop too.

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Wednesday 18. September 2024
Venue: Venue: MalaJunta, Kolonnenstr. 29, 10829 Berlin

7.00 pm

 

Festival Warm Up - Milonga Atipica official Festival collaboration -

For all who are earlier in Berlin and all local Berlin Queer tangodancers - we are more than happy to collaborate with our beloved Berlin queer Milonga Atipica hosted by Yana and Victoria.

7:45-8:45 pm Open class - guest teacher: to be announced
9:00 -0:30 pm Milonga - DJ to be announced



Price at the door: 20 EUR Open class + Milonga
15 EUR Milonga only

Venue: MalaJunta, Kolonnenstr. 29, 10829 Berlin

 

Thursday 19. September 2024
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced  
12-1.30 pm

  • WS#01 - How to make your tango easier and comfortable? (all levels)

  • Dawid Belach

  • How to dance freely without feeling like you're fighting your body, balance, and equilibrium. How to feel comfortable? We'll create conditions that allow you to experience tango in that way.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 22 (norole) 


  • WS#02 - Rhythm is it! (interm.)

  • Ezgi Turmus Binici & Kat Gorsuch 1

  • Rhythmic combinations and necessary technique for rhythmic music

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • SOLD OUT!


 
PAUSE
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced Studio to be announced
2-3.30 pm

  • WS#03 - Vals (interm.)

  • Astrid Weiske 1

  • Musicality and rotation - we will focus on different rhythmical variations while we rotate through space and time - do not miss Astrid's vals expertise

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 14 (norole) 


  • WS#04 - Choreography figures that make the audience clap (Advance)

  • Alejandro Villalobos & Walter Perez 1

  • Tricks, lifts , ganchos , colgadas and drags. Dancing like a star, impress your friends , show off ,don' t be humble. Learn some figures that will make you shine. Chose the time to do it in the music. How to start and end a choreography. Tell a story ,be dramatic ,this is the right time to do it.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 29 (norole) 


  • WS#05 - The Giro Code (All levels)

  • Fabian Kipp 1

  • Crack the code to tango’s DNA and unleash the power within – seamless flow of movement and connection. Deepen your understanding of tango and amplify your dance experience. This workshop combines simplicity with depth, offering techniques and challenges for any level.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 21 (norole) 


PAUSE
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced Studio to be announced
4-5.30 pm

  • WS#06 - Posture,Walking and Musicality (all)

  • Alejandro Villalobos & Walter Perez 2

  • We all struggle with the most important fundamentals of Tango. Learn how to find your best posture, finding your core, staying connected with your inside and project a solid and firm presence on the floor. Walk,walk,walk, different directions move wherever you want. Open your ears, your body must move harmoniously with the music. Discover the structure of tango music, the beat, changes of speed, enjoy the pauses, dance the silence.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 16 (norole) 


  • WS#07 - Combinations of barridas (interm.)

  • Lily Chenlo 1

  • Combinations of barridas with change of direction - how to make a easy Movement for the dancefloor

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 15 (norole) 


  • WS#8 - Close embrace (all levels)

  • Ezgi Turmus Binici & Kat Gorsuch 2

  • fixing the foundations and increasing the possibilities

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 18 (norole) 


PAUSE
Venue: Bebop Berlin    
9pm-5am

  • Festival Opening Milonga at Bebop Berlin- Thursday

  • DJ: to be announced

  • Practica: 9:00 - 10:00pm with Karen Johnson (Philadelphia) & Andres Ozzuna (San Francisco)

    Milonga: 10pm *Show:ca. 11.30 p.m. - to be announced
    DJ: To be announced

  • Price: €21
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • Space Available


 
Friday 20. September 2024
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced  
12-1.30 pm

  • WS#9 - How to make your tango more "wow" for you and your partner?(interm.)

  • Dawid Belach 2

  • We'll work on communication and density of movement, those aspects that make tango such an incredible experience and sensation. This workshop will be dedicated to uncovering what makes someone look into your eyes after a tanda and you just know that was it. Can I guarantee it? No! But we will do everything to make it happen!

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 17 (norole) 


  • WS#10 - THE MAGIC OF CROSS SYSTEM (adv.)

  • Fabian Kipp 2

  • Dive deep into the mesmerizing realm of the cross system, unlocking its unique character and flow, infusing your dance with stylistic richness and intentional artistry. A challenge tailored for advanced dancers ready to cross over to a whole new dimension of tango mastery.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 23 (norole) 


  • WS#11 - Giros (all levels)

  • Ezgi Turmus Binici & Kat Gorsuch 3

  • perfecting the connection when turning and some cortados

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 6 (norole) 


PAUSE
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced Studio to be announced
2-3.30 pm

  • WS#12 Decorate the dance (adv.)

  • Ezgi Turmus Binici & Kat Gorsuch 4

  • All about torsion. Enrosque and cross - Bodymechanics and ideas to implement it in your dance

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 9 (norole) 


  • WS#13 - Musicality (all levels)

  • Lily Chenlo 2

  • Learn more about the styles of the orchestras and contrast in the music. Strategies to dance the melodies and rhythms!

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 19 (norole) 


  • Tango Nuevo meets Tango Contact

  • Claudia Kreisz

  • !! This is a 3 hour workshop from 2pm - 5pm !!

    1.part: TANGO NUEVO Discover and refine Nuevo dance technique and feeling with selected elements! With exercises consisting of energy, body work and tango dance technique, we create a foundation in an energetically pleasant and relaxed way that makes it easier for us to access Nuevo Flow and perform the demanding elements!
    10 min break
    2. part TANGO CONTACT FUSION Energy warm up - “Get from your head into your body” Get to know contact impro basic techniques with playful exercises and combine them with well-known tango elements and ornaments, recognize positions and stay in the flow!
    Inspired by the music and the dissolution of the “roles”, the energetic and creative Tango Contact is created individually and authentically!

  • Price: €55
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 15


PAUSE
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced
4-5.30 pm

  • WS#14 - Ochos off the beaten track (all levels)

  • Astrid Weiske 2

  • Discover the endless possiblilities of ochos, linear and circular in order to dance them more varied. Learn to add musical flavor to your ocho movments that all is also a strategy for crowded dancefloors.
    Basic knowlege of ochos is required!

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 14 (norole) 


  • WS#15 - Tango Milonguero

  • Alejandro Villalobos & Walter Perez 3

  • Walking on the beat and double time. Ocho cortado with embellishments. Walking sideways. Calesita. Playful sequences you can use on the dance floor.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 22 (norole) 


PAUSE
Venue: To be announced    
9pm-5am

  • Festival Milonga - Friday

  • DJ: to be announced

  • Practica: 9:00 - 10:00pm with with Karen Johnson (Philadelphia) & Andres Ozzuna (San Francisco)

    Milonga: 10pm *Show:ca. 11.30pm/ DJ: to be announced- Show: Lily Chenlo (BA) & Fabian Kipp (GER)

  • Price: €21
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • Space Available


 
Saturday 21. September 2024
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced  
12-1.30 pm

  • WS#16 - Milonga (interm.)

  • Ezgi Turmus Bininci & Kat Gorsuch 5

  • Ideas for joyful and musical milonga dancing.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • SOLD OUT!


  • WS#17 - Welcome in the world of Enrosque. - (advance)

  • Dawid Belach 3

  • We're entering the world of turns. We'll work on the technique of a good balanced enrosque and various possibilities of this type of turn. From now on, you'll have more options for turning and changing direction in a truly original style.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 17 (norole) 


 

PAUSE
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced Studio to be announced
2-3.30 pm

  • WS#18 - Foot Work (all levels)

  • Alejandro Villalobos & Walter Perez 4

  • From a "Parada" seven different ways to move on depending of your level. Find a full connection with your feet (lead/follow). Learn to never anticipate. Lead like an octopus, your feet are your first pair of hand. Followers paint a complete rainbow with your expressive feet.(Slides, barridas, boleos, ganchos, sacadas,)

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • SOLD OUT!


  • WS#19 - Technique of giros (adv.)

  • Lily Chenlo 3

  • from where we take the energy for beautiful and flowing giros !

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 22 (norole) 


  • WS#20 STRIKE A POSE (interm.)

  • Fabian Kipp 3

  • Step into the expressive world of stage tango and unleash your inner drama queen. A not-so-serious journey into the most iconic tango poses, sprinkled with tips on how to effortlessly incorporate them into your social dancing.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 26 (norole) 


PAUSE
Venue: Studio to be announced Studio to be announced  
4-5.30 pm

  • WS#21 - Conexión and Embrace (interm)

  • Lily Chenlo 4

  • Connect with your energy and your partner

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 17 (norole) 


  • WS#22 - Single-axis turns (adv.)

  • Astrid Weiske 3

  • Single-axis turns are turns in which the leader and the follower are (as much as is possible) sharing an axis while spinning on one foot in place, and then exiting. Learn to create these wonderful and dynamic spins together.

  • Price: €35
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • 16 (norole) 


 


PAUSE
Venue: Heilig Kreuz Church - Kreuzberg
 

 
9pm-open-end

  • Gala Night at Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche - Saturday

  • DJ: TBA

  • Practica: 9:00 - 10:00pm with with Karen Johnson (Philadelphia) & Andres Ozzuna (San Francisco)
    DJ: to be announced
    Milonga: 10pm - 5am *Live-Music: to be announced
    Show:ca. 11.30pm with Ezgi Turmus Binici (Turkey) & Kathrine Gorsuch (Berlin/NYC)

  • Price: €30
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • Space Available


 
Sunday 22. September 2024
Venue:
To be announced
 
 
4.30pm - 6.30 am Panel discussion round

Topic: The future of Queertango

Entrance free!

7pm- 2 am
  • Fare-Well Milonga - Sunday

  • DJ: to be announced

  • 8:00-9:00 pm with live music by: Ana Stamponi y Brisa Videla (Buenos Aires)

  • Price: €10
  • Remaining Spaces:
  • Space Available


 

Monday 23. September 2024 - After Festival Charity Milonga (Outdoor)

Venue: Paul Löbe Haus - Kantine

7.00 pm

 

Official QT Festival Chill-out Milonga- Benefit Milonga for a Queer social project -

For all who stay longer in Berlin and all local Berlin Queer tangodancers - we will have a casual, relaxed chill-out milonga. Our intension is to support a LGBTI social project in Berlin with our dancing.

All entrance fees we donate like the past years to a LGBTI community project in Berlin




DJ: Claudia Dance Berlin

Donation: 8 EUR or more if you like

Venue:Paul Löbe Haus - Kantine

Tuesday 24. September 2024

8:00 pm

 

Milonga El Contrapunto - official Festival collaboration -

For all who stay longer in Berlin and all local Berlin Queer tangodancers - we are more than happy to collaborate with our beloved Berlin queer and open role Milonga El Contrapunto hosted by Maria and Anna.

With live music by: Ana Stamponi y Brisa Videla (Buenos Aires)


DJ: To be announced

Fee: 15 EUR - at the door only

Venue:To be announced

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