On Friday 29 October Carlos & Rosa Perez
teach the Intermediate class
Performance at 10:30pm
Carlos & Rosa Perez are resident teachers at Sunderland
club, centre of Villa Urquiza style in Buenos Aires.
Known as "Maestros de Maestros" they have taught many of
the current generation of professional tango dancers and
teachers. Their practica at Sunderland club draws
huge numbers of young pupils.
started dancing tango in 1953 at the age of 13 and began
performing only two years later. On marrying Rosa
he retired from professional dancing for 30 years but he
and Rosa continued to dance socially. In 1994 he
returned to tango professionally with Rosa and they have continued to
teach and perform since then.
You can see
a YouTube video of Carlos and Rosa dancing to Poema at
their home base, Sunderland club. But this
shows how widely appreciated they are across different
generations and movements in tango. It shows them
dancing at Villa Malcolm, home of the Tango Nuevo
DJ is KG Lim