During the 2nd. TANGO FESTIAVL en TOKYO 2018 (July 13 to 16),
We are going to have the support and participation of local Professional Tango Teachers performances (Japanese and Argentine).
We will introduce their profiles and pictures on the festival home page very soon.
KENJI & LILIANA (JAPAN).
Kenji and Liliana's repertoire stretches from the beginnings of Tango all the way to Tango Moderno. The combination of an acute sense for choreography and rigorous technical training makes Kenji and Liliana's dance let the audience feel the attraction of Argentine Tango and the joy of pair dancing.
EIICHIRO & MANA (JAPAN).
EIICHIRO. In 1995 he went to Buenos Aires and studied under the teachers such as Gloria & Eduardo, Roberto & Vanina, and Carlos & Alicia. He also studied tango under many other Maestro and Milongueros. After came back to Japan in 2000 he has arranged a wide range of workshops in various places including Tokyo, organized choreographies of many stages and films. He is also a show planner and a composer for many stages in restaurants and hotels. He also has trained many young dancers. In 2008 he won the Japan-Asia Tango championship in Stage Division.
Eiichiro Ooya, “Zorro Gris Tango Company” Web Site http://eichan.net/index.html
MANA. She learned classical ballet at Matsuyama Ballet Company since childhood. After won some prizes in domestic ballet competitions and participated in the Lausanne International Competition, she encountered Argentine tango. After studied tango in Argentina, she participated in numerous competitions both in Japan and abroad. She won the 2013 Japan-Asian Tango Championship. Also in 2014 she won the Tango Championship in Stage Division both in Korea and Manila.
TZU-HAN & KYOKO (TAIWAN / JAPAN).
While teaching their own classes in Tokyo 5 days a week, Tzu-Han & Kyoko are regularly invited to do workshops at other tango studios. They have given classes or performances in Niigata, Nagoya, Osaka, Mantova, Elba, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Tianjin, Dalian, Shanghai, Singapore, Taipei, Seoul, and Buenos Aires. They performed at the 9th Taiwan Tango Festival 2011, White Tango Festival in Moscow 2013, 12th Mantova International Tango Festival 2014, 2016 Korea Romantic Tango Week, 2016 Singapore International Tango Festival, 2016 Shanghai Tango Marathon, and 2016 Saigon Tango Festival. They were guest artists at the 2nd Elba World Tango Festival in Italy 2015.
More information and details, coming soon!!
TAKASHI & MEGUMI (JAPAN).
In 2006 their talents were found by Mr. Taihei Kobayashi (the founder of the Argentine Tango Dance Association) and they became professional dancers. In 2010, 2011 they are finalists of "Tango Dance Asian Championship Salon Division" and won second prize "Stage Tango Division". In 2011 they are finalists of "Tango Dance World Championship Salon Tango Division" in Buenos Aires. Currently they perform numerous shows in various places. Their polite and precise teaching method from their stage experiences of the world tournament make lots of fans.
ACO & MARIKO (JAPAN).
They won the second place at 2014 and 2015 Tango Dance Asian Championship. They have a high reputation for thier elegant and skillful tango.
2014,2015年 タンゴダンスアジア選手権 準優勝。エレガントでキレのあるタンゴに定評がある。
HIROSHI & KYOKO
KENJI & LILIANA
MIKAGE & ARISA
EIICHIRO & MANA
TZU-HAN & KYOKO
(TAIWAN / JAPAN)
TAKASHI & MEGUMI
ACO & MARIKO
ERNESTO & PAOLA
(ARGENTINA, Bs As)
ENRIQUE & CAROLINA
EZEQUIEL & MAURO
(CHILE / ARGENTINA)
YUTAKA & MIKI
SHUHEI & YURI
AKITO & AIA
SHUNSUKE & JUNKO
TAMAI & SUMIRE
MARCY & MAGI
2017 Tango Festival en Tokyo Team Staff, Sae & JuanCarlos