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In recent years, the passion to dance Tango has reached an endemic situation in certain places in Indonesia. In some major cities and tourist areas such as Bali, there are many venues of Tango. In Bali, the beautiful island that is often named “The Last Paradise”, the Tango Community is thriving with passion. There are various Tango shows and workshops conducted by various organizers almost thought every year. Increasingly, there is an enormous desire from Tango Lovers to seek deeper and deeper knowledge of this fascinating dance that has captivated their hearts. More and more major events bring the World Tango Maestros are therefore much welcome and anticipated events – where they can pursue and hone their skills, so that they can dance with their partners better with more enjoyment. It is precisely with this in mind that grand event is to be held in Bali – with the hope that it will become a rendezvous for the worldwide Tango Lovers.

 

The Aim

The Tango Festival will aim to provide an International meeting place for tango lovers of every level from throughout the world where by each and everyone will have a chance to meet with other tango lovers from different part of the world, to participate in the workshops or lessons, to enjoy the spectacular performances of the Argentinean Tango Masters, as well as enjoying Bali to the full. This year together, again with YAYASAN SENYUM BALI, we are celebrating our event by giving back to the unprivileged “cleft lip” children by giving them a bright smile on their faces. 

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Pablo Giorgini y Noelia Coletti

Pablo and Noelia dancing together for over 15 years. When the started, she was 16 years old and he was 17. Since then performed on the stage tango and tango salon. Since 2003 joined the cast of TANGUERA, the Argentine musical, performing in the most prestigious theaters in Buenos Aires and the world. In 2005, traveling to Japan in the framework of the International Expo Aichi where do the show Tango Argentino Pavilion where they have a chance to dance for important figures such as the Emperor of Japan and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands, among others. That same year made a special workshop for tango company Alegría del Cirque du Soleil. From then until now have served as dancers and teachers in Buenos Aires and therest of the world, participating in various dinner shows as Madero Tango, La esquina Homero Manzi, Taconeando, among other festivals and workshops in cities like Tokio, Hong Kong, Taipei, Beijing, Shanghai, Granada, Tavira, etc. As teachers and choreographers performed the choreography of the tango scenechampions Japan in the year 2006 and being the coach of the champions and runners metropolitan tango in Buenos Aires in 2010. Place in the prestigious Buenos Aires Tango Practice Scenario, place of education and training of many dancers have acknowledged and included the participation of prestigious figures in the environment.

 

Vanesa Villalba y Facundo Pinero

 Facundo Pinero, he worked in Casas de Tango as Madero Tango, Taconeando, Complejo Tango, Barracas Tango, Tango Red and Chiquin. He began to travel the world at 17 years, in different companies such as : Latin Dance, Tango Odyssey, Tango Emotion, Mora Godoy, Tanguera and Forever Tango.
Vanessa Vilalba, She worked in Casas de Tango as : La Ventana, Piazzolla Tango, Homero Manzi and Boca Tango. She was champion of tango Baradero 2002 and later also she was jury. She traveled the world for 4 years with the company Forever Tango and was assistant choreographer of it.
They have participated in the festival of Buenos Aires tango with their DESENCUENTRO. They are jury in World Tango championship in different countries. They also participate in numerous festivals as teachers and choreographers in different countries, such as Uk, Italy, Greece, Korea, USA and Japan, Turkey, Russia, China. They created the show El Cruce where participate more than 17 couples. They create a new style mixing tango stage and salon, creating a new techniques to improve tango.

 

Adrian Veredice y Alejandra Hobert

Dancers, choreographers and Masters of Argentine Tango, Adrian and Alejandra have been a couple since 1998. The rapidly became one of the most recognized couples of Argentine Tango of our time. Their impressive scenic interpretation and expressive capacity are received with enthusiasm in theaters and stages worldwide.They were protagonist of the most important and acclaimed International Tango Festivals of the last 10 years (in cities such as Berlin, Rome, London, Paris, Lisbon, Athens, Istanbul, Dubai, Montreal and others).Since 2002 they have also been principal teachers of the C.I.T.A. (International Congress of Argentine Tango) and the world dance championships organized by World Dance Council. They teach regularly in the United States at the Fred Asteire Studios as well as at several Ballroom Schools.Between 2003 and 2010 they were choreographers and the principle couple of the “OTango”, “CincoTango” and “Tanguisimo” tango shows which were highly successful in Europe and America.Adrian and Alejandra have also shared stage events and shows with famous orchestras such as El Sexteto Mayor, Color Tango, El Arranque, Los Reyes del Tango and Sexteto Canyengue.As Teachers they are known for their immense professionalism, technical wealth and methodology. Based in Buenos Aires, they are superb representatives of the new generation of tango dancers. In Buenos Aires they give one or two seminars annually.

 

Leandro Oliver y Laila Rezk

Leandro Oliver and Laila Rezk is one of the best couple dancers in the highly acclaimed “Una Noche de Tango” and “Tango x 2″, gifted with amazingly dynamic energy and great tango skills, with friendly and vibrant character, best exemplifies what it takes to be ambassadors of tango. Their clear command of their teaching syllabus and the quality and clarity of their choreographic skills during performance are the underlying components of their artistic talents.Dancers,Teachers and Coreographers, Leandro and Laila have trained with the most renowned Maestros : Juan Carlos Copes, Osvaldo and Miguel Angel Zotto, Carlos Coppello, Guillermina Quiroga and Graciela Gonzales amongst others. Leandro Oliver and Laila Rezk have been performed at Tango in Paradise 2013 and 2016.

 

Stefano di Filippo y Dasha Chesnokova

Stefano di Filippo and Dasha Chesnokova started dancing together in 2012 (August) as Professional Currently they are registered as a couple in USA. They dance in Professional.Their first competition that is recorded in our database was in England - Brentwood/London on 2012 (October). So far their best mark in our database is getting into 1 in the Professional Latin (ADO Asian Tour - Korean Open Championships in Korea (South) - Seoul on Sunday, 05 March 2017.

 

 

Solo Tango Orquesta (Moscow, Russia)

Solo Tango Orquestra  is rapidly rising to the top of the world Tango Olympus. Team founded in the summer of 2010 and the incredibly short time gained international recognition. In October 2010, Solo Tango orquesta  won the international competition “Citta de Castelfidardo” in Italy, received the first prize in the category “Piazzollas Music”. Also, Solo Tango became the official orchestra of the major international tango festivals: Istanbul Tango Festival (Turkey), Ankara Tango Festival (Turkey), Adana Tango Festival (Turkey) “Milonguero Nights 2010-14″, ”Sabor del Tango” (Yalta), “Planetango“, “El Tangon 2011” (Turkye -Antalia), “Tango of Wight Night” (Russia, Sankt-Petersburg), “Argentinian Holidays” (Russia, Sankt-Petersburg), Tangomagia (Amsterdam, Netherlands), Brussels Tango Festival (Brussels, Belgium), Tango Embrace (Berlin, Germany), Pentecost Festival (Karlsruhe, Germany), Dresden Tango Fest 2013-2015 (Dresden, Germany), Roma Tango Meeting 2013, 2014 (Roma, Italy), Pisa Tango Festival (Pisa, Italy), Zucca Tango Festival (Milan, Italy), Siracusa Tango Festival (Siracusa, Italy), Tarbes Tango Festival (Tarbes, France), Tango Element (Baltimore, USA), Shanghai Tango Marathon (Shanghai, China), Misterio Tango Festival 2013, 2015 (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Tango orchestra, created by the efforts of magnificent Moscow musicians who are not one year of his life devoted to tango music. Sound of the orchestra differs perfect sense of style, powerful energy and high quality of performance. Repertoire includes a complex tango songs, great sounding at major concert halls and, best of dance music orchestras “Golden Age of Tango”, under which it is convenient and comfortable to dance in the milongas.

 

Anthony Miller “El Mafioso” (Australia)

PLAY THE RIGHT TANGO AT THE RIGHT MOMENT. 

With a great knowledge and passion for tango, and collection of many rare and unavailable tracks, Anthony offers an unforgettable evening for those who really appreciate tango. Anthony is a principal of Sydney tango school ‘Tango Spirit’ and the resident DJ at Tango Spirit's Milongas Sydney. Has been invited to DJ to many places and festivals around the world: Santiago, Seoul, Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai, Buenos Aires, Ljubljana (Slovenia), Istanbul (Turkey). He also runs DJ Classes in Sydney and around the world www.tangodj.com.au. “I loved Tango since I saw my parents dancing it. I am passionate about tango music - in fact I am almost obsessive about the music, and constantly on a never-ending mission for new music for dancers to enjoy.


Shinji Li (Japan)

Shinji has lived in Argentina for 5 years since 2009 and spent most of his time for Tango Guitar, Composition, Percussion and more. Later, he became a professional dancer. Currently, he is based in Tokyo as a dancer and teacher at Tango Sol, Nipponbashi. His unique workshops combined with music build global reputation, which are held in Italy, Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and many places. His selections with essence as a musician and dancer, his fans are all around the world. October 2013  DJ in La milonga "Divertango" in Buenos Aires. Since January 2015, in House DJ of "El Arrabal" Osaka April 2015, in "Milonga Arte" y "El Arrabal" in Roma, Italy. Since June 2015 in House DJ of "Tango Sol Nihonbashi” January 2016 New Yeah Tango Festival in Taipei. September 2016 Ibiza Tango Festival in Espana.


Agoez Denzel (Indonesia)

Indonesian Zumba, Salsa, Hip Hop Instructur and Choreographer, Tango DJ and Tango Dancer as well. Will open the Milonga nights in "Tango in Paradise 2017", to welcome and spoilt us with his tango music selection. Lets dance together with his rhythm on Thursday until Sunday, November 30th - December 3rd, 2017.




Shinji Li y Natsune Sugano

Shinji has lived in Argentina for 5 years since 2009 and spent most of his time for Tango Guitar, Composition, Percussion and more. Later, he became a professional dancer. Currently, he is based in Tokyo as a dancer and teacher at Tango Sol, Nipponbashi. His unique workshops combined with music build global reputation, which are held in Italy, Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and many places. His selections with essence as a musician and dancer, his fans are all around the world. October 2013  DJ in La milonga "Divertango" in Buenos Aires. Since January 2015, in House DJ of "El Arrabal" Osaka April 2015, in "Milonga Arte" y "El Arrabal" in Roma, Italy. Since June 2015 in House DJ of "Tango Sol Nihonbashi” January 2016 New Yeah Tango Festival in Taipei. September 2016 Ibiza Tango Festival in Espana.

Natsune Sugano, 2014 El Campeonato (Reyes de Tango) en Buenos Aires 3th puesto. 2015 el campeonato (Tokyo Tango Marathon) 2th puesto 2016 Mundial de Tango Campeonato Korea Sur, Tango escenario 4th puesto. El metropolitan Korea Sur (Subseda de Mudial Tango) Categoria Milonga 3th and Vals 4th Exhibition y My seminario y Clase en Roma, Italy, Barcelona, Chile, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Argentina etc. En Buenos Aires, Exhibition en Salon Caning, Yira Yira, Sunder land etc.

 

David Figueroa y Irma Lesmana (Indonesia)

David Figueroa caicedo started dancing 12 years ago. Originally from Columbia, lived in Buenos Aires for 8 years before he moved to Jakarta Indonesia 2,5 years ago. He used to dance in casas de tango internationally well known n joined several tango companies. He got 6th prize in stage tango and reach top 20 in salon in "Campeonato Mundial de Tango" in Buenos Aires. He used to teach in la viruta tango. His background is ballet n jazz.Irma Lesmana, started dancing tango in 2010. Her back ground is ballet. She join some of tango competition since the beginning dance, such as manila championship in 2012, where she got 3rd place, in Tokyo championship in 2012 got rank 7th. In mundial tango championship Buenos Aires 2012, she reached the rank of 124.David Figueroa y Irma Lesmana, under the name Tangolicius Jakarta, started dancing together in end of 2012. They done some performances mainly in Jakarta. Their dance style is very dinamic n energetic. Currently they won 4th place ASia Tango Championship 2017 in Korea.



Odile y Jose Luis (South Korea)

Odile and Jose Luis A.K.A "MooL" are popular teachers and dancers in Seoul, Korea.
Odile is also a choreographer and the director of Tango shoes Odile.
They have a strong partnership since they started dancing together from 2006 and started teaching and performing from 2009. They learned intesive Tango dance, culture and history from various maestros while they are staying in Buenos Aires from 2011 to 2012, 2015. They are also invited to perform at well known Milongas in Buenos Aires. They are also organizers of Sebastian Misse & Andrea Reyero, Alejandro Aquino & Natalia Hills, Ezequiel Paludi & Geraldin rojas workshop in Seoul.
They learned from many maetros such as Jorge Dispari & Maria del Carmen Romero, Carlos perez & rosa, Gabriel misse & Analia centurion, Andres moreno & Luciana Arruegi and most influenced by Javier Rodriguez & Andrea Misse, Sebastian Misse & Andrea reyero. Odile and Joseluis' dance is based on classic tango with strong connection and classic figure. Natural and elegance is the most important part of their tango.

 

Tango Lovers Jakarta

Tango Lovers Jakarta is a non-profit organization, which aims to promote tango to the community in Indonesia. It organize by some ladies who dedicated their passion for tango, the mission of the organization is to grow a healthy tango by organizing workshops and other activities, such as “practicas” (to practice), “milongas” (to dance), and also special events by inviting maestros from abroad such as Argentina, Europe, and other country of the world. Ratih Soe Kosasie is a lady who really in loves to dance tango, with her passion in tango she established Tango Lovers Jakarta in December 2008, and work together with some friends to make the community bigger. Within of its formation, Tango Lovers Jakarta has indeed set a new trend to create a new environment for social dancing. The tango fever is now raging on, in the capital city of Indonesia, Jakarta. Come and share their passion for it takes more to tango.

Tango Lovers Jakarta, Jl. Kemang Selatan V, No. 3, Jakarta 12730.
Gita Ramawati : +62 21 7179 2629