You will love the winter edition of Tanz:Fest Gastein. With workshops from standard and latin to discofox, swing & lindyhop - there are plenty of opportunities to try your hand. The dance instructors of Tanzschule Chris from Vienna as well as Tanzschule Zentz from Saarland guarantee your dance progress and provide personal and unforgettable dance experiences.
For all those who are just as fascinated by the swing on the dance floor as they are by the swing on the ski slopes, Gastein also offers a great ski area with over 200 varied kilometers of slopes. Or are you looking for an oasis of peace after an extensive dance? The warm and healing waters of our two thermal spas will certainly contribute to the relaxation of your heavily stressed feet.
Included are from Wednesday to Sunday:
All dance workshops, practice sessions, our Tanz:Fest highlights:
Early bird rate 1.10.2023 - 31.1.2024:
Normal price from 1.2.2024:
Included are from Friday to Sunday:
All dance workshops, practice units and our Tanz:Fest highlights:
Early bird rate 1.10.2023 - 31.1.2024:
Normal price from 1.2.2024:
Included are all dance workshops and practice units
Price: € 120,00
4 hours of the best dance music, party dances, show of our dance instructors, all styles,...from Standard & Latin, Salsa & Swing to Tango Argentino. There is something for every taste at the Tanz:Nacht in Bad Hofgastein.
is a dance teacher, dance sport trainer, entertainer and co-organizer of Tanz:Fest Gastein.
As a certified dance master and state-certified trainer for dance sports, he places particular emphasis on "good and proper dancing". The right technique makes the most beautiful hobby for two so much fun. He shares his passion and international experience with everyone in his lessons. Chris Lachmuth is also known as an entertainer & presenter on TV, not least through the dance series "Österreich tanzt" on ORF sport+.
Benny & Anastasia are an all-round dance instructor couple from Germany, who are at home on many surfaces. Their greatest national and international successes so far have been in Discofox. For several years they have also dedicated themselves to West Coast Swing and are now also in demand as trainers there.
has been teaching Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Charleston for over 10 years. Improvisation and the joy of dance expression determine her own dancing and lesson planning. With her many years of experience in teaching and as a singer in jazz bands, she has an extensive repertoire of exciting training content for all levels.
loves all dances equally, is a dance teacher in training and has charmed with her sunny nature.
Throughout her life she has always remained true to her favorite hobby. As a passionate dancer she loves all dances equally. When she is not busy dancing, she likes to sing, write poetry, read and write. Her elegant way of dancing and her sunny nature is highly appreciated by all dancers.
All workshops and practice sessions of Tanz:Fest Gastein Winter Edition take place at the Bad Hofgastein Congress Center.
The 2021 newly renovated and state-of-the-art facilities offer the perfect space for your dance classes.
In Gastein everyone will find the right accommodation according to his/her wishes. From stylish hotels to exclusive apartments , there is something for everyone. Book your accommodation in one of the partner hotels of Tanz:Fest Gastein We look forward to seeing you!
All dance enthusiasts, from beginners to advanced. There are workshops for all levels - Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.
Book your overnight stay in one of the partner hotels of Tanz:Fest Gastein. You can also conveniently book the Tanz:Fest as a "package".
You will get the Tanz:Fest tape, the brochure and all info at the Tanz:Fest Info Desk in the Congress Center. Please take your booking confirmation (e-mail) with you! The Tanz:Fest Band will get you into all workshops and events included in your Dance Pass.
In the brochure available at your "Check In" at the Tanz:Fest Info Desk or online at www.tanzfestgastein.com.
You can attend all workshops that take place on the day your ticket is valid. You do not need to register for a workshop beforehand.
B = Beginner: No knowledge available/required.
I = Intermediate: Basic knowledge (basics, basic steps and basic figures) in the respective dance are available.
A = Advanced: Knowledge of about one year of dance experience in the respective dance is available. The most common figures and steps should be danced on "call".
The workshops will all take place in the Congress Center of Kongress Gastein in Bad Hofgastein.
No, because the workshops from the morning will be repeated in the afternoon!
At the end of each workshop you will have the opportunity to film the lesson content (step sequences, figures). Please note that recordings of any kind (sound, video) are only allowed in this time, defined by the dance instructor. A publication of the recordings is NOT allowed!
Most workshops teach couple dances. A dance partner is of course not mandatory, but it is useful to have a dance partner. Of course everybody can dance with each other - no matter if man/woman, woman/woman or man/man. Today we speak of followers and leaders anyway.
At every evening event there is a possibility to eat at least snacks. If you have booked a dinner at your hotel and are eating out, do not forget to inform the reception to cancel the dinner.
The hut evening with mulled wine reception and dinner (traditional: Hüttenpfandl and Kasnocken) is included in the dance pass. The drinks have to be paid by yourself. If you have food intolerances, please let us know in advance!
The way you prefer to come to dance class, sporty or casual.
There is no dress code for the evening events!
Please wear sturdy shoes and warm clothes for the winter walk!
Yes, there will be vending machines where you can buy drinks. You can also bring your own drink bottle and fill up this water bottle with tap water.
Ski tickets are not included in the price of the Tanz:Fest.
Check the ski pass prices online and book now, then you have the chance to secure your tickets at the best price!
In winter 2023/24 there is a contingent of ski passes for each date at the online early bird price. The price depends on the season, demand and time of purchase. The rule is: the earlier you buy, the cheaper. At the ticket offices, the ski passes will continue to be offered at the fixed ticket office price.
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