Friday 9/11 - FREE MASTER TANGO CLASS
Learn tango from the masters! On behalf of the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, World Tango Champions Fernanda Ghi & Guillermo Merlo will be giving a master class at 6:30 PM on Friday, September 11 at Lang Lab, before their performance with Cuarteto Tanguero on Saturday, September 12 at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. Participation is free.
Fernanda Ghi & Guillermo Merlo are one of the most prominent couples in the world of Argentine Tango. They are renowned for their elegant style, unique interpretation, creative choreography and powerful command of the stage. Fernanda & Guillermo are 1999 World Tango Champions and 1998 Tony Award nominees for their choreography in the Broadway sensation Forever Tango. They conceived, choreographed, directed and starred in the international hit Tango Dreams, and they are also featured in the PBS special Tango Magic, and Miami filmmaker Pablo Alsina”s short film The Painting. Fernanda & Guillermo are founders and creative directors of Artango Dance Company and This is Tango Now! They have produced more than ten best-selling instructional videos, and recently returned from a seven-year run performing in Tokyo, Japan. Currently based in Boston, Massachusetts, they also tour internationally to reach and perform. http://www.artangodanceschool.com/