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Empire Milonga feat Orlando Reyes & Maria Ines! March 16th!

November 28 @ 9:49 am EST

Start your weekend right at the Empire Milonga!
SPECIAL EVENT – FEATURED GUEST ARTISTS – MARCH 16
ORLANDO REYES IBARRA & MARIA INES BOGADO

YOU ARE INVITED for a fun nonstop night of dancing!

8:30 – 9:30 PRE- MILONGA CLASSES
Special Class taught by Orlando Reyes Ibarra & Maria Ines Bogado

9:30 PM- 2:00 AM MILONGA
HOSTED BY: Jack Hanley, Victoria Codru, & Paul Pellicoro
DJ Anthony Blackwell-The Diviner

GENERAL ADMISSION: $20
(Complimentary Class Included at 8:30PM)
DanceSport Students (with ID) : $15

FULL WINE, BAR, TAPAS & More!

SEE YOU ALL SOON!


ABOUT THE GUEST ARTISTS:
Orlando Reyes was born in Bogota, Colombia. he has been professional dancers and teachers of Argentine Tango for more than twenty years. With a background in classical ballet, he has studied Tango in Buenos Aires and in New York with renowned tango masters.

His enthusiasm and love for Tango is palpable and has won recognition with awards at home where he has been acclaimed as one of the best representative dancers of Colombia.

He has been teaching and performing worldwide in many
International locations including United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Aruba, Argentina, South Asia (Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines) and their native Colombia. In New York City his more important performances include NY Tango Festival in 2007, “Tango Intimo”, in 2008,”Tango Connection” and “Tango Noir” in 2008 and 2009 “Tango por Ellos”, which received the nomination in the Latin ACE Award 2010 for Best Choreography. Other performances include “Mientras Tango”, at Jamaica Performing Arts Center in Queens in 2010 and 2012.

María Inés Bogado started dancing when she was 12 years old. She grew up with folklore and received her degree in Folklore Argentino at the Centro Polivalente de Arte de Ezeiza. In 1994 she discovered tango and began studying with Cristina Pugni and Diego Gauna. In 1997 she continued her studies with Carlos Perez and Rosa Forte at the Club Sunderland. During this period she met Sebastián Jiménez with whom she entered into a professional tango partnership.

In 2010 they won the title of Metropolitan Champions of Vals and World Champions in Tango Salón. After winning the titles they went on an intensive tour around the world, teaching and performing at the most prestigeous tango festivals on all continents. Among other festivals, they participated in: the International Festival of Tango Salón in Łódź, Poland, Singapore International Tango Festival, Belgrade Tango Encuentro in Serbia, Tango Festival Porto in Portugal, and Planetango in Moscow, Russia.

María Inés and Sebastián decided to pursue new professional endeavors in 2016 and she started to teach and perform with Jorge Lopéz, with whom she already danced on the streets of Buenos Aires at the beginning of her career. In 2018 she started to work with Roberto Zuccarino. She continues to travel all over the world, teaching solo and with her partners at festivals, performances, giving private classes, and seminars.

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New York, NY 10001

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