Also showcasing YOLANDA ROSSI’s Fabulous Tango Shoes Collection !
8:00pm – 9:00pm Workshop by Fernando & Jimena
9:00pm-1:00am – Milonga
Great tango music by DJ GUILLERMO BLANDO
Vegetarian friendly snacks & refreshments
Fees: Workshop -$20 Workshop & Milonga – $25
Milonga only -$15
Fernando Carrasco and Jimena Hoeffner started dancing together in 2012, performing exhibitions in various Buenos Aires Milongas. They made a trip to Dubai on behalf of the Esquina Carlos Gardel Tango House (The Best in BA).
Jimena & Fernando made history in 2013 at the 2013 TRI Metropolitan Buenos Aires when they became the first couple to champion in all 3 categories -Tango, Milonga and Vals. A few months later, at the World Tango Champions “The Mundial,” they took 2nd place.
In 2014 and 2015 they toured to Italy, Greece, Indonesia, Switzerland, Spain, France, England conducting seminars and exhibitions at Milongas and theaters. They participated in major festivals such as Tango Emotion Italy, Tango Paradise Bali, Tango Secrets Greece, Tango Pa ‘Bailar, Preveza. They were members of the jury at the Tango European Championship in Italy and at the UK Festival & ChampionShip in London. Participating in Buenos Aires in th July and August festivals, Tango Secrets (2015) and Tango Salon Extremo (2015), teaching and performing.
Fernando and Jimena are noted for their warmth and elegance of their embrace. Both cherish the fundamental sense of what the Tango is, conveying that feeling both in teaching and in the connection that reflects in their dance.