With two Milongas with shows of the teachers in the splendid hall of the casino society in Wiesbaden. On friday with DJane “La Gata Negra” and on saturday with the famous Ricardo “El Holandés”.
TEACHERS AND DJS OF THE FESTIVAL
Johana Copes is today one of the most renowned dancers, teachers, choreographers and festival organizers (“Lady’s Tango”, “Bailemos Tango”, “Lo que Ellos Quieren”, among others) in the world of Tango Argentino.
Leonardo Sardella lives in New York. He participates worldwide in international Tango festivals and teaches in workshops in the major cities of the USA, Latin America and Europe. He ranks very high among the most important Argentine tango dancers in the world that are capable of exchanging reatively the roles of leader and follower.
Marina Montes lives in Cagliari and teaches there in her school. It is not without reason that she is one of the most popular female tango dancers in the world. Since 1998 she dances with Sebastián Arce and travels together with him as a highly regarded Tango couple around the world.
Sebastián Arce began dancing Folklore and Tango with eight years, the beginning of an unique career. With Mariana Montes as a partner, he has conquered the world of Tango as an artist and teacher.
Magdalena Valdez professional and international career began growing ever since 2004, with the most different tango ensembles she has been on the stages of the world. Together with Johana Copes, she now is organising the festival “Lo que Ellos Quieren” in Buenos Aires since 2017.
Cristhian Sosa began to study 2003 with numerous great maestros of the Tango. In the year 2009 he was winner of the Tango championships of the city of Buenos Aires in the categories “Milonga” and “Vals” and 2012 winner in the category “Tango Escenario” of the Tango World championships of Buenos Aires.
Ricardo “El Holandés” has been active since the 1990s as a dancer and teacher. With many performances in shows, theatres and television in Argentina and Europe he has become famous. As a DJ, for many years he fills the dancers with enthusiasm in a milonga, where he plays the traditional tango music with the focus on the “Epoca de Oro”.
DJ “La Gata Negra” from Amsterdam is a young, energetic and emotional tango dj who is in love with traditional tango music. Her roots from Anatolia and her experience as an international dancer and dj enriches and deepens her musicality and emotional connection with tango music.