June 8th Tango under the Tent Special Milonga
Tango under the Tent Milonga
At the Seligmann Homestead
23 White Oak Drive
Sugar Loaf, NY 10918
For those using GPS use Chester , NY 10918
To Advance Argentine Tango in the Hudson Valley
Hola, Tangueros y Tangueras!
Join us this Saturday, June 8th, 2013 for a special milonga featuring intermediate instruction and performances by tango champions Carolina Jaurena and Andrés Bravo.
Class begins at 6:30pm - Milonga at 8:00pm - Performance at 10:00pm.All inclusive admission: Members - $10 Non-members - $15
Carolina Juarena has danced since she was a child. With her father a master on the bandoneon and her mother singing along, tango is in her blood. In addition to tango, she studied ballet, salsa, and flamenco. She has danced in shows in New York at Alice Tully Hall, Town Hall, and World Financial Center , Thalia Spanish Theatre, and Bellearyre Music Festival. Her movie and TV credits include performances on Fox 5s Good Day New York, NBCs "Today in NY," Univisions Sábado Gigante, and the film Random Hearts starring Harrison Ford. She has taught at many dance festivals including The Colorado Dance Festival, The D.C. Tango Festival, The Boston Tango Festival, Connecticut Tango Festival, Nashville Tango, and the "Tango Norte 2007 Stockholm Tango Festival.
Her partner, Andres Bravo, who started dancing at age 11, has won accolades as an instructor and a choreographer as well as a dancer. He has toured Colombia with the tango festival Colombo Argentina and the United Emirates with the Argentine Tango Show. Between tours, he danced with the tango company Una Cita con el Tango in Pereira , Colombia . He was National Stage Tango Champion in Tangovia, a 2006 competition held in Manizales , Colombia . In 2009 he won first place in the National Stage Tango Competition in Bogota and represented Colombia at the 8th World Tango Summit in San Carlos de Bariloche , Argentina . His warm and playful choreography enlivened the show Por Amor al Tango, which was produced in Albuquerque , New Mexico , in 2011.
In the last two months alone, this crowd-pleasing couple has performed and taught at 3 locations in New Jersey , 3 locations in New York City & Long Island, the Yale Tango Fest in New Haven , Tango Cielo in Houston , and with the Panamerican Symphony in Washington , DC . We are excited to have them back again at Tango under the Tent.
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Our attendees provide refreshments and wine. Thanks to all who generously contributed to our last milonga: a variety of cakes and wine, along with turkey rolls, nuts, and some luscious strawberries.
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