WHY TO HIRE US?
Yaisuri Salamanca & John Hernan Raigosa - Argentine Tango Performers, Choreographers and Instructors directly from Buenos Aires to NYC and NJ. 15 years of experience and training with top master from Buenos Aires. 3er Place in the Tango World Championship among more than 500 couples.
We offer performances, theatrical stage performance, classes, workshops, and custom activities to for all kind of event.
Contact us immediately for availability and details to tailor our show to your needs.
WHAT TO EXPECT
A high quality traditional Tango Show which includes Tango, Milonga and Vals. We can dance with our own music or with a live orchestra. More dancers can be hired under request. A typical show would last 20 to 40 minutes and would include from 3 to 6 different dances. Sometimes, depending on the event we teach a group lessons of 30 minutes to the guests to entertain them before the performance. The audience is always touched with our charisma, musicality and energy.
YAISURI SALAMANCA is a dancer which technique captures two dances that characterize latin music: Tango and Salsa. She went from world champion in salsa in 2004 to third place in the Argentinian tango world championship at Buenos Aires in 2008. She has training in classical ballet, salsa and traditional folk dances of Colombia.
Those styles enrich her tango training, and performing repertory. Yaisuri, a Colombian dancer, has been a Principal Dancer for the Musical MIdnight Tango in the West End in London (2012-2013), and Tango Vivo and SondeLuz dance companies. She performed in the Argentina Tango championships in both 2007 and 2008, reaching the five top places in both occasions.
Among her accomplishments, she was awarded with the first place at the Official National World Tango Championships in Colombia in 2007, and an official distinction for National and International Achievements by the Medellin City Council in Colombia in 2009. Yaisuri is passionate about teaching, and she is currently a staff dancer for Argentine Tango and Salsa at Stepping Out Studios in New York. She has also been an instructor in Argentine Tango, Salsa and Latin rhythms at Sandra Cameron Dance Center in New York (2010-2011), PasionDanza Dance School (2009) and Tango Vivo Dance School (2005-2008) in Colombia as well as being a dance workshop instructor at Harvard University and MIT (2010), Tango Society of Boston (2010), Argentina (2008) and Chile (2007).
Recently, she is back from a United Kingdom tour with the Midnight Tango Company since 2011. Although she is based in New York where she owns her own line of Tango Shoes.
JOHN HERNAN RAIGOSA started dancing tango in 1997, and he combined his tango formation with Theater, contemporary dance, Jazz and Salsa. These allow him to develop a personal style enriched for those techniques by based on the essence of the traditional tango. He is been trained under the Tango masters such as Jorge Dispari, Gustavo Naveira, Gabriel Misse and Alejandra Mantinian among others.
John danced with featured dancers such as Sol Cerquides and Vernica Salmern, and has worked with well-known Tango Houses as “Tango Palace,” “Voz Tango” and “Sabor a Tango.” Together with Yaisuri Salamanca earned the Third Place at the World Tango Championship, in Buenos Aires, Argentina among more than 500 couples.
Even though he is based in Buenos Aires, he travels to Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and New York for performing and teaching tango seminars.