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Workshops

Workshops

Estás viciado e queres aprender mais para além das aulas regulares? Ou queres simplesmente focar-te num tópico específico que pode levar a tua dança a outros níveis?

Temos abaixo, para ti, uma selecção de Workshops pontuais para diferentes gostos e objectivos.

O texto abaixo encontra-se em Inglês pois os workshops são dados em Inglês por professores e para participantes Internacionais.

Solo is awesome!

Clàudia Fonte, from Barcelona, is nowadays one of the best and most original Solo Jazz Dancers and Lindy Hoppers around Europe.

You can find her regularly teaching, competing and performing in several International events.

In this unique opportunity, we’re going to work on body control, rhythmical and movement conscience, so that both your solo dancing as well as your partner dancing (Lindy Hop, Shag, etc) grow in fluidity, movement diversity and rhythmical quality.

  • 3 Levels

    So that you can find the best challenge spot for your learning flow

  • 3H of Classes

    For each level
  • 10H of Practice Time

    Free studio space to practice class content or develop your 30s solo showcase
  • 2 Parties

    Friday night, with Live music, and Sunday afternoon, with DJ music
  • Competition and Prizes

    30s Solo Showcase with ticket prize to “Jazz Messengers” International Festival in Valencia

  • 14-16 December

  • Full Pass

  • 45/mo
  • all included
  • Party Pass

  • 8/mo
  • Only parties. Buy at the door.

Levels

Every level has 2 hours of classes around technique (Saturday), and 1h around improvisation and social dance (Sunday).

Group 1

You have at least a couple of months of Solo Jazz experience or you dance Lindy Hop and you know already some vintage jazz vocabulary and are familiar with Swing rhythms.

Group 2

You have solo jazz classes for at least 1 year, you are comfortable with the vocabulary, you have learned and participated in routines and also explored dancing solo on the socials and some improvising.

Group 3

If you are a local teacher, or travel to other international events to learn Solo Jazz, or created your own routines and all in all cannot live without dancing Solo Jazz, this is the group for you!

Schedule

Friday
  • Welcome party with Live Music from 22:00 to 01:00.
Saturday
  • Group 1 class – 11:00 to 13:00

(Lunch break)

  • Group 2 class – 14:00 to 16:00
  • Group 3 class – 16:15 to 18:15
  • Free studio for practice –11:00 to 18:00.

* In addition you can reserve specific time slots for practice your 30s routine for the Showcase with your song (this reservation will be done on Friday party).

Sunday
  • Group 1 class – 10:30 to 11:30
  • Group 2 class – 11:30 to 12:30
  • Group 3 class – 12:30 to 13:30
  • Free studio for practice – 10:30 to 13:30
  • 30s Showcase routine presentation – 14:30 to 15:30
  • Party – 16:00 to 19:00.

Competition and Prizes

Because classes will not be focused on routines, we would love you to share your ideas by creating a 30 seconds routine with someone during the weekend. How will it work?

  • Partner-up with another event participant.
  • On Friday party randomly pick an audio track of around 30 seconds of music, already selected and edited by us.
  • Build a Solo Jazz routine with your partner and that track, using the knowledge and tips you’ll get in classes.
  • Practice during the weekend on the available studio room.
  • Share your creation with the other participants on Sunday.
  • Best performance will win two passes for the “Jazz Messengers” Solo Jazz event in Valencia, 25-27 January 2019, with Clàudia, Hector & Sónia.

Registration

How this works?

Signing up

Make sure you read the level descriptions and all the info on this page. If you still have questions send us an e-mail to team@littlebigapple.pt. Then go and sign up on this form! You should receive an e-mail from us in about 48 hours, but If you don’t, please contact us.

Receiving Spot Confirmation

We will approve manually your registration, so we will need some time, don’t worry if you just receive an answer the day after : )  After we check your registration one of 2 things can happen:

  • We can confirm your spot! You receive an e-mail with payment instructions by Bank Transfer. If you are Little Big Apple student you can also pay with money at the school.
  • You receive an e-mail saying that the level is full so can’t accept your registration… Maybe someone will sell their pass, so don’t give up!

Make your payment

You have 7 days to make your payment, or your booking will be cancelled.

Selling your pass

We do not do refunds, but you are allowed to sell or give your pass, if you take in consideration that:

  • The new participant can not change role or level, unless explicitly authorized by us.
  • Please let us know, by e-mail, the full name of the person that is going to replace you.

Little Big Swing 2019

O Little Big Swing é um festival internacional, que acontece na Little Big Apple, atraindo também dançarinos de fora de Portugal para terem aulas com professores internacionais e dançarem em festas com música ao vivo.

Para saberes mais consulta o website do evento.