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      UV Latin Dance Academy


Armando Orzuza, born in Buenos Aires Argentina, he has been a principal dancer in the following shows:

  • The Broadway show of “Tango Passion” in New York and Miami
  • The promotion of the album "Tango" by Julio Iglesias, 
  • The movie “Assassination Tango” directed by Robert Duvall, in NYC
  •  “Jazz at Lincoln Center” with Avantango 
  • The Opera “Y Borges Cuenta Que…” directed by Luis Bacalov
  •  Jon Secada in the Broadway-style show of “We” directed by Neil Goldberg
  • “Tango Nuevo Cabaret” (Canada, Buenos Aires, USA)
  • The  show “C’est Rouge” at the Faena Theater in Miami Beach.

Armondo has also been a dance consultant and choreographer for Alan Parker’s movie "Evita" and was a performer in 2004 Madonna’s “Re-invention” touring show. Armondo has self-produced “Tangoing” in the West Coast and“Tang0 the Show” in USA and Japan. He coordinated and supervised the recording of the double CD album of “Quilombo” in Buenos Aires in 2016 and has performed and taught the tango at Tango Festivals, public and private events, cultural organizations, embassies, consulates, schools, universities and theaters throughout Europe, Japan, South America and the United States.

Class Schedule: 


Friday

7:30-8:30 Level 1

8:30-9:30 Level 2


2nd Saturday of every month

8:00-9:00pm Class

9:00-1:00am Party

Instructors:

Tango Classes at UV with Armando and Nuria!

Nuria Martinez  was born in Spain. Her first training in Ballet was received at the Madrid’s National School of Ballet under the direction of Maya Plisetskaya. She then completed a Dance Diploma at the Laban Center in London and the Merce Cunningham Studio in NYC through various fellowships. Her first international appearance was at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in the production of “West Side Story”. In NYC, she performed as a modern dancer for the Dance on Camera Film Festival, the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, and the NY State Theater. In 2004, Ms. Martínez became an apprentice for Jennifer Muller/The Works and a highlighted dancer of the Washington National Opera. She has appeared in theaters as a dancer/actress in off-Broadway productions, the Midtown International Theater Festival, and at the Cherry Lane Theater, in NYC. As a Tango dancer, she appeared at “Jazz at Lincoln Center” with Avantango, in the Opera “Y Borges Cuenta Que…” directed by Luis Bacalov in Italy, with Jon Secada in the Broadway-style show of “We” directed by Neil Goldberg, “Tango Nuevo Cabaret” (Canada, Buenos Aires, USA) and in the show “C’est Rouge” at the Faena Theater in Miami Beach. She has performed and taught the tango at Tango Festivals, public and private events, cultural organizations, schools, universities, and theaters throughout Europe and the United States.

Cost:​​

Your Tango Membership is $95 per month plus a one time registration fee of $25.