Events & Agenda

 

Practice Hours

Every week during the academic year the association gives members the opportunity to practice their dance skills during practice hour. This is the ideal place to practice new steps, work on technique, and learn from other dancers. Free for members. Non-members pay €2,50, the first time is free.

Practice hours academic year 2019-2020:

 

  • Argentine Tango practica: Mondays, 18:30-20:30, Rhythm room, at X TU Delft.

  • Ballroom practice: Thursday, 20:00-22:00, Dance studio A, at X TU Delft.

 

(There are no practice hours during TU Delft Christmas  Holidays)

Don't forget to pick up your Members card and Knaek during the Blue Suede Shoes events in the upcoming weeks!

What is the Knaek?! With the student discount app Knaek you receive the highest student discounts in Delft, all other student cities in the Netherlands and on online orders. 

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Technique classes- Ballroom

 

We offer Technique classes for our members who know the basic steps of ballroom dancing, and want to improve their dance skills. Our own Remy Kabel will teach you the finer aspects of a specific step or technique every week. For these classes you don't need a partner, so everyone can join!

Schedule

There will be twelve classes in the first semester, alternating between Latin and Standard Ballroom. The technique classes are on Mondays from 20.30-22.00 in Rhythm @X. The first class will be on 9 September, starting with Standard. 

Tango technique


Great tango dancing requires great technique and that is exactly what you will learn in Blue Suede Shoes technique classes. 
Federico and Silvia will teach a class on a essential basic techniques every lesson from walking, the embrace to musicality. You do not have to sign up with a partner. A basic level and knowledge - at least 1 semester - of tango is required. However, the classes are also extremely well suited for all levels, especially those advanced dancers willing to go the extra mile. 

Schedule
There will be seven tango technique classes in the first semester, every other Thursday starting 3 October.
Time: 18:30-20:00h (1 hour lesson, excess time is for warm up/cool down)
Location: Dance Studio A, at X.

Upcoming Events

 

New Year's Dance Café

D.S.D.A. Blue Suede Shoes will start the year off with a social dancing event with tango and ballroom music (perhaps a hint of some other dance styles).

Come and enjoy the evening with intimate dancing atmosphere and great company. Everyone is welcome! This edition of Dance Cafe is hosted by the tango committee.

There will be an Argentinian dinner and a beginner workshop on connections, suitable for all dancers. We will provide some snacks and drinks, but it is recommended to bring some yourself as well!

Switch party
Do you have a Nintendo Switch? Bring it! We will play together to enjoy the night.

After X closes we will go to the city for some drinks!

Schedule:
~17:00 – Start cooking (anyone that wants to join and help is welcome)
18:00 – 18:30 Argentinian Dinner
19:00 – 19:30 Beginner workshop on connection. Suitable for all dancers.
19:30 – 00:00 Dance cafe, with different kinds of music (ballroom, tango, and other)
00:00 – ??? Afterparty in the city

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New Year's Dance Café

D.S.D.A. Blue Suede Shoes and X TU Delft will start the year off with a social dancing event with tango and ballroom music (perhaps a hint of some other dance styles).

Come and enjoy the evening with intimate dancing atmosphere and great company. Everyone is welcome! This edition of Dance Cafe is hosted by the tango committee.

There will be an Argentinian dinner and a beginner workshop on connections, suitable for all dancers.
We will provide some snacks and drinks, but it is recommended to bring some yourself as well!

Switch party
Do you have a Nintendo Switch? Bring it! We will play together to enjoy the night.

After X closes we will go to the city for some drinks!

Schedule:
~17:00 – Start cooking (anyone that wants to join and help is welcome)
18:00 – 18:30 Argentinian Dinner
19:00 – 19:30 Beginner workshop on connection. Suitable for all dancers.
19:30 – 00:00 Dance cafe, with different kinds of music (ballroom, tango, and other)
00:00 – ??? Afterparty in the city

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Agenda