INFO ON THIS PAGE RELATES TO 2019 EVENT

THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED WITH 2020 EVENT INFO SHORTLY 

 PAY ON DOOR

Advance booking has now ended.

You can pay on door for All Milongas (no need to contact us, its a big venue and you will get in)  

There are still a few spaces in workshops (please turn up 10 minutes before and you will be able to pay on door)

Please scroll down page for Pay on Door Prices

RALLI HALL, DENMARK VILLAS, BRIGHTON & HOVE, SUSSEX, BN33TH
FOR DETAILED LOCATION/EVENT/PARKING INFO SCROLL DOWN TO BOTTOM OF PAGE!
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MARATHON MILONGAS

All Milongas take place at:
RALLI HALL, 81 Denmark Villas, Brighton & Hove, Bn33th

FRIDAY WELCOME MILONGA  (OCTOBER 25: 20.30-01.00) DJ: Dance Inspired
95% Traditional in Tandas + Cortinas / 5% Nuevo + Alternative
Free Donuts + Teas/Coffees + Pay Bar Available

SATURDAY MATINEE MILONGA (OCTOBER 26: 14.00-17.30) DJ: Frank Larmer
95% Traditional in Tandas + Cortinas / 5% Nuevo + Alternative
Free Savoury snacks + Teas/Coffees/Soft Drinks

SATURDAY AUTUMN BALL HALLOWEEN MILONGA (OCTOBER 26: 20.15-01.30) DJs: Julian Hahn, Dance Inspired, Ira Ro
Hall 1: Ballroom - 100% Traditional in Tandas + Cortinas (Julian)
Hall 2: Pink Room - 100% Nuevo + Alternative (Dance Inspired & Ira Ro)
Free Hot Snacks, Fresh Fruit + Pay Bar available

SUNDAY TEA DANCE MILONGA (OCTOBER 27: 14.30-19.30) - DJ Paolita
95% Traditional in Tandas + Cortinas / 5% Nuevo & Alternative

Afternoon: Free  Cream Tea with Homemade Scones, Clotted Cream + Sandwiches
Evening End: Free Pizza Slices + Pay Bar available



 WORKSHOPS

  
Whilst a large focus of the weekend is Social Dancing, we also have 5 great workshops.
You don't need a partner to book and workshops will be gender balanced.

Workshop 1 (Friday 19.15-20.30): Rhythmical structures for crowded dancefloors. For All Levels (minimum 4 months regular Tango). Extra content for more advanced dancers.

Sm all and playful patterns utilizing DNI technique for rhythmical tangos or milongas. Ideal foundation to enjoy the weekend's busy tango marathon.

 

Workshop 2 (Saturday 12.45-14.00): Tango Fundamentals revisited with contemporary DNI technique.  For All Levels (minimum 4 months regular Tango). Extra content for more advanced dancers.

Working deeply on Biomechanics, posture, connection, walking, using the weight to better lead and follow.

 

Workshop 3 (Saturday 19.00-20.15) The evolution of the turn: From simple to complex.  For Experienced Intermediate & Advanced Levels only (minimum 2 years Regular Tango).

We will explore with how to perfect regular close embrace turns with contemporary technique. Then add interesting giro variations with sacadas and ganchos. 

 

Workshop 4 (Sunday 11.30-12.45): MODERN Technique for ochos: pivot, torsion, spiral. (Based on DNI technique). For All Levels (minimum 4 months regular Tango). Extra content for more advanced dancers.

How to create space in your body and within your partner connection to do complex movements in close embrace. 

 

WORKSHOP 5 (Sunday 13.15-14.30): Stepchange Your Musicality: Rhythm versus Melody plus Adornos.  For Experienced Intermediate & Advanced Levels only (minimum 2 years Regular Tango).

As a professional tango doublebass player Julian will show you how to bring color into your dance: How to change between rhythm and melody/ linear and circular movements/ fast and slow. Plus nice Embelishments for leaders & Follows.

PRICING
 
 

PAY ON DOOR

Advance booking & earlybirds now ended. Please pay on door

(all prices are per person)

 

MILONGA PASS (Pay on Door Price)

All 4 Milongas:  £43

or

Milonga Pass (with loyalty discount): £33 if attended both

Tonbridge 2019 & Herstmonceux 2019. £38 if attended 1 event.

 

INDIVIDUAL MILONGAS (Pay on Door Prices)

 Friday Welcome Milonga £12

Saturday Matinee Milonga £11

Saturday Halloween/Autumn Ball Milonga £17

Sunday Cream Tea Milonga £17

 

WORKSHOPS (Pay on Door Prices)

1 Workshop  £23 each (£23 total)

2 Workshops £20 each (£40 total)

3 Workshops £18 each (£54 total)

4 Workshops £17 each (£68 total)

5 Workshops £16 each (£80 total)


BOOKING
 
Advance Booking has now ended.
 
Please Pay on Door for all Milongas. It is a big venue, you will get in (no need to contact us)
Still some spaces in Workshops for Pay on Door. Please turn up a few minutes early. 

 TANGO SHOP
There will be a tango shop on site selling Tango Clothes , Books & CDs

FOOD

 
FREE MILONGA FUEL:
All the Milongas have a little free fuel included to keep you going. These are simple light refreshments plus teas and coffees. 
However, you will need to supplement this throughout the weekend.

FOOD NEARBY:
Within 5 minutes walk: Hove Centre with 30-40 restaurants, bars and cafes.
Less than 1 minute walk is a great pub serving stonebaked pizzas and lots of other reasonably priced meals. Next door to that is a high quality authentic Fish and Chip Shop.  A few doors down is an Artisan Coffee Shop
Directly Opposite:  Tesco Metro across the road from Ralli Hall. Plenty of sandwiches, cakes, fruits etc.

 Please remember that due to it's religious nature, no meat or shellfish can be brought into Ralli Hall.



BEGINNERS BOOTCAMP

  
During Brightangothon we will also be running run another popular Beginners BootCamp in a different venue (half day, 1 day or 2 days).
This is our original product and thousands of people have started their tango journey at one of our beginners bootcamps.

BEGINNERS BOOTCAMP INFO AND BOOKING CLICK HERE


ACCOMMODATION 

Accommodation is not included.
There are plenty of hotels/b+b's within a few miles of the venue. 

Brighton is busy year round and hotel prices reflect the high demand.

There are a number of options ranging from £20 for just a bed to crash (www.hostelworld.co.uk ) to at least 10 different £50 b+b with private room just a short walk away (https://www.airbnb.co.uk/  search Hove).  

 

Alternatively if you don't mind spending a bit more the best, most up to date service for selecting accommodation across all budget ranges is www.booking.com

Some local dancers have offered to host visiting dancers at very reasonable rates. If you wish to be put in contact with them please email info@tangobootcamp.co.uk 


LOCATION

 All Brightangothon Milongas and Workshops will be held at Ralli Hall in Hove.
It is directly opposite Hove Train Station which is 1 hour train direct from London and also just a few stops from Gatwick Airport. 
 
Hove Station also has a Pay/display car park.
 
 Click link below to find out more about Ralli Hall Venue + location