GUEST TEACHERS & DJ
For this edition we decided to invite four incredible teachers that we think are in tune with the best of dancing at all levels. International champions and excellent dancers and people will be with us again this year trying to improve even more the Big Experience!!…
Sonia Ortega & Héctor Artal
SONIA ORTEGA (Barcelona)
She has dance don different styles ever since she was 5, but Lindy Hop is the one that captivated her the most. Been teaching on regular classes in Barcelona from year 2000, and through Europe for the last 5 years. Part of the Barswingona Dance Company and with a grounding in jazz and classic dance, is known in her city as a fantastic social dancer and international teacher. As a teacher, if famous for been patience, close and always ready to dance with her pupils.
Recently has won several awards on well-known competitions: third position on the ILHC 2014 Open Classic division with Héctor Artal, third position on ILHC 2014 Stricly Lindy division with Jamin Jackson, second position on ILHC 2012 Classic division with Jamin Jackson and third position on Snowball 2013 Stricly Lindy with Gustav Jakobsson.
HÉCTOR ARTAL (Barcelona)
Hector has been dancing since 1999. Started with Ball dance, felt more attracted to Latin dances, afro-cuban rhythms and Argentinian tango. It wasn’t until 2005 when he began to dance Lindy Hop, but the essence of this dance captured him and started to teach in 2009. Nowadays, Hector dances and teaches Cuban Salsa, Argentinian Tango and Lindy Hop in different and important Barcelona schools.
His teaching is known for focusing on the roots of each dance and he likes to develop the body movement without a partner, with the intention of improving both roles connection. Also uses these concepts on his personal work to improve his own dance as member of each dancing companies, Contemporary and Afro-Cuban in Barcelona.
Please, read carefully the following descriptions to be able and secure level of groups of all people attending classes
- From 15:00 on: Arrival
- 18:00 – 20:00 Classes
- 20:30 Dinner
- 21:30-1:00 Welcome party
- 10:30 Breakfast
- 14:00 -15:00 Meal
- 16:00 Arrival
- 18:00 – 20:00 We are preparing something cool here…
- 20:30 Dinner
- 22:00-2:00 Welcome party