Carlos Barrionuevo & Mayte Valdes - Tango Dynamics & Milonga Workshops (NYC)
1) Tango: Dynamic of the turn - most important aspects (Int)
2) Milonga: sequences to dance in reduced spaces (Adv)
• $35/single workshop
• $60/2 workshops
LOCATION: 939 8TH AVENUE, STUDIO 200 (W55/W56)
Mayte is highly trained in diverse dance techniques, such as classical
ballet, modern jazz and tango, having studied since she was 6 years old. At a very early age she performed with the Miami City Ballet, touring The Nutcracker around Florida.
She was trained in Argentine Tango by the greatest tango masters in Buenos Aires, and has performed in many international tango shows including Chiquilin Tango, Tango en el Maipo, Tango Historias Breves, Tanguera, and Tango Pasion.
Carlos began to dancing tango when he was 12 years old. He developed his technique by studying the great masters, and was invited to perform alongside Ricardo "Chiqui" Pereyra, Enrique Dumas-Raul Lavie, Maria Grana, Guillermo Fernandez and Mariano Mores.
In April of 2005 he won the championship of the Patagonic Tango Festival in San Carlos Bariloche.
In Buenos Aires January 2007 Mayte and Carlos began performing together in prestigious Tango houses such as El Viejo Almacen and El cafe Tortonni in Buenos Aires. Later that year they joined the cast of Forever Tango, performing at the Teatro Coliseo Podesta in La Plata Argentina.
They currently tour the US and Europe teaching and performing.
Posted by Santiago Steele