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Every Thursday take the subway to Buenos Aires!

We been teaching and dancing for many years in New York City, and still going strong.
Come visit us every Thursday, rain or shine, Thanksgiving or not! We are always open.

From 7 to 8pm we teach for total beginners. No need for a partner or an appointment.
The beginners class is ongoing and open for all. No, you do not have two left feet!

From 8 to 9:30pm is the intermediate class. Every week different instructors from all over
the world teach the intermediate level. Each Thursday you have the opportunity to better
your Tango skills with somebody new, somebody famous, somebody great!

And then…. we dance, dance, and dance, till 2am!
what else do you want?

a piece of Buenos Aires



This Thursday

August 25th

Maria Jose Sosa

Intermediate class 8 to 9:30



Amy Wilson

Maria Jose was born in Mendoza, Argentina.
She started Tango dancing with professional teachers in Mendoza and then travelled to Buenos Aires to learn with the best Tango instructors, including: Ricardo Barrios y Eugenia Ramirez, Mario Burnissen, Aurora Lubiz y Jorge Firpo, Melina Brufman, Nito and Elba, Facundo and Kely, Lorena Ermocida, Jorge Dispari and Maria del Carmen, to name a few.
She organized milongas and tango workshops in Mendoza, and in 1998, she co-founded “El Farolito”: Tango Association to promote and diffuse the Tango. She performed in various TV programs. She and her partner were the lead couple with the orchestra Tango y Punto.

She danced in a theatre piece called “Balate un tango Matilde” and also took part in shows and workshops for the Department of the Goverment of Mendoza, Las Sillas Theatre, Aconcagua Hotel, and more.

At the beginning of 2001, she moved to New York to teach at various dance studios and milongas. She has performed at La Guardia Community Collage, at the Public Theatre with Tav Falco, at the Wing Theatre, some TV programs, Lincoln Center Midsummer Festival, and much more.
At present time, she teaches private lessons, groups lessons and special workshops at Stepping Out Studios.
She is the creator of the Technique for Followers Festival in NYC and is in charge of the afternoon practica
 Tango y Te every Sunday’s from 3 to 6 pm.

To contact her:
or 646-267-0002





Tango La Nacional
239 West 14th street, New York, NY

A, C, E, L, 1, 2, and 3 Trains

Admission $15 (classes included)

Juan Pablo Vicente

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