Dancing in Bryant Park: Argentine Tango
May 21, 2014
6:00pm – 8:30pm
A social dance party after work — featuring popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week — hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo. Salsa, Swing, Tango, and much more. From novices to experts, all are welcome.
Dancing with live music: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Sofia Tosello y Los Varones del Tango
Sofia Tosello, vocals
Emilio Teubal, piano
Ariel Iud, bandoneón
Sergio Reyes, violin
Lesson: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Mariana Parma and Hernán Brizuela
Sofia Tosello y Los Varones del Tango, featuring Octavio Brunetti, Pedro Giraudo, and Sergio Reyes, brings a big-city approach to tango that mixes the rich variety of Latin American cancion traditions as well as the downtown jazz and funk scene.
Mariana Parma, an expert of the Tango, has appeared in film and off Broadway, taught and choreographed in the US and India, and coached Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune.
Hernán Brizuela, from Argentina, has performed in films and on Broadway, and taught at Tango Festivals throughout the country.
DJ and Sound by Victor "Woody" Andujar