Have you missed the workshops with visiting tango maestros – we have not had any visitors for about 3 years?
You are in for a ride! 2023 promises to be a year when you can catch up with what you have missed and then some. Here are the maestros on their way to Australia in the next few months…
no doubt there will be many more
Rodrigo Palacios and Agustina Berenstein
Two favourites with Australian dancers together again for this Australian tour.
This video is a recent performance at a milonga in Buenos Aires
Maximiliano Cristiani and Ayse Gencalp
Maximiliano is a one-time tango world champion (2014). He has had many partners, you can watch him dance in a short film with Ayse on Watch, Enjoy. On The Tango Lesson blog you will find an interesting appraisal by a very experienced dancer and teacher on how tango dancing has changed in 20 years, with a focus on Maximiliano.
A frequent visitor to our shores pre-Covid, Beto will be here for a couple of months and will no doubt tour.
March 15-June 12
Cecilia has been to Australia and New Zealand many times. Held back by the pandemic, she is touring for almost 2 months, taking in many major centres. She will be accompanied by Luciano Bastos in Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. Check out the details on Cecilia’s Facebook page. There is a video of Cecilia dancing with Luciano on the Watch,Enjoy page
Christian Marquez and Virginia Gomez, known as Los Totis, have been dancing together since 1996. They have performed and taught in many of the world’s major festivals, including the 2022 CITA Festival in Buenos Aires, there will be many who remember them from previous visits to this part of the world.