Hebe Hernández and Leandro Haeder
Hebe Hernández and Leandro Haeder will be at MonTango from July 26 to Aug. 11, performing and teaching several workshops during their stay.
Friday, July 26:
8 p.m. Open class: Walking sequences - simultaneous and alternating
9 p.m. Milonga with demonstrations by Hebe and Leandro
-Class + milonga: $20 members; $25 guests
-Milonga only: $12 members; $15 guests
Saturday, July 27-Aug. 10:
12-2 p.m. Choreographic workshop. Work as a couple and in a group to create choreographic elements. It is not necessary to do very complicated things to create an effect with your movements. We will discover how to add volume to our movements as well as how to find the musical punch and specific angle that will add a totally different effect.
$125 for the 6-hour session
Sunday, July 28, Aug. 4 and 11:
1 p.m. Open class. July 28: Tango; Aug. 4 and 11: Vals.
2 p.m. Café Domingo, the Sunday afternoon milonga
-Class + milonga: $18 members; $23 guests
-Milonga only: $10 members; $12 guests
Monday, July 29 and Aug. 5:
6:30-8 p.m. Technique for women: The fundamentals in order to take ownership of your dancing and improvise a dialogue in which you can also propose.
-$35/class or $60/both
8-9:30 p.m. Technique for men: It is necessary that the couple's basics be strong for the dance to develop. Thus, the individual work of the leader will allow greater freedom of creation.
-$35/class or $60/both
Hebe and Leandro are also available for private lessons. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEBE HERNANDEZ is a graduate of the Colón Theatre's Classical Dance School and the Jorge Donn National School of Dance. She honed her skills through such disciplines as contemporary dance, lyrical jazz, Spanish and Argentine folklore. She joined the ballet companies Ballet Estable del Teatro Colón; the Neoclasico Ballet of Bs. As.; the Municipal Ballet of Avellaneda and several independent companies. In 2010, she began her tango studies with renowned teachers. She has worked in some of the best tango shows in Buenos Aires: Tortoni Café, Tango Sabor, Taconeando, Tango Gala, La Ventana, Tango Madero, Complejo Tango, Esquina Carlos Gardel and several milongas from Argentina, Brazil, Tokyo and Montreal. She has been a three-time finalist at the World Tango Championship. She joined the companies Tango Street, Amor Tango Company, Tango, Adorado Tango and Compañia de Leonardo Cuello. She is currently part of: German Cornejo's Dance Company, which performs in London and Taiwan with the show Tango After Dark and in the television show La Hora del Tango; the company Estampas Porteñas, performing in Lima-Peru with the show Margot; the TANGOASIS show, created and directed by Sol Cerquidez and Fernando Gracia. Last year she performed in milongas and theatres in Montreal with Hernán Gaston Lazart and the Drummondville Symphony Orchestra.
LEANDRO HAEDER began his tango studies at age 20, with such great references as: Gabriel and Viviana Bordon; Daniel Juárez and Alejandra Armenti; Silvio The via; Géraldine Rojas and Ezequiel Paludi; Jesus Velázquez and Jorge Torres, among others. He joined the Tango troops in Adelante, Bien de tango, Corporación Tangos and Compañía de Tango Sur, among others. He has performed in a large number of milongas in Buenos Aires, including Salon Canning, La Viruta, Cachirulo, Gricel, La Nacional, Yira Yira ... as well as in different milongas from Japan, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Canada. His role as a teacher and dancer has spread to a large part of the world tango community.