Triangulo's InstructorsWe are incredibly fortunate to have teaching team that is deeply devoted to Argentine Tango. All classes will be taught at TriANGulO.
Carina Moeller: Founder and Creative Director of TriANGulO
Carina is an accomplished classically trained dancer who studied modern dance, ballet, tap, and jazz at the Stage School of Dance and Drama, the G. Baudach Ballet Institute and the Ellys Dance School in Germany. She graduated with honors in modern dance from DANCEWORKS Berlin and earned her theater degree from the Michael Tschechow Studio Berlin. After dancing professionally and performing with modern and theater dance groups all over the world, in 1995 Carina moved to New York City and danced with the Doris Humphrey Repertory Company. More about Carina Moeller
Laure Lion is French and grew up in Paris. She was first introduced to tango by her maternal grandmother who danced it in her youth. Laure studied acting in Paris throughout her childhood, and in her early twenties moved to New York to continue her creative journey. She re-discovered tango a few years later and in early 2000, immersed herself extensively, studying with tango masters in Argentina and New York. Her understanding of tango, its technique, and the precision of her teaching makes her a favorite among students at Triangulo. She is featured here with her husband who she met dancing tango.
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Dante Polichetti discovered the Argentine tango in 2002 and instantly fell in love with its beauty, movement and sensibility. After some years of study and student performances, Dante joined the New Generation Dance Co. and appeared alongside such esteemed artists as Carlos Copello, Guillermina Quiroga, Natalia Hills and Gabriel Misse in “El Rey del Tango,” and “Volver al Sur.” Teaching in NYC since 2007, Dante is more than pleased to join Triangulo’s staff and share in the unique and vibrant community that the studio offers.
Ana Padron and Diego Blanco
Award-winning Argentine Tango Dancers Ana Padron and Diego Blanco are one of the top performing couples in the New York Tango scene and in the world today. Their tango style is energetic, rhythmical and innovative. Through their fluid moves they fuse Nuevo Tango with the close embrace look of traditional tango. They have honed their technique and skills since their paths first crossed at the New World School of the Arts in Miami, Florida, culminating in Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees from the University of Florida, from which they both graduated with honors. www.tangoforall.com
Carolina Jaurena and Andres Bravo
Carolina Jaurena and Andres Bravo are one of the best known Tango performing couples in the New York area. Each began dancing tango in their childhood and then went on to perform on the international stage. The list of their individual work as teachers, choreographers and performers is long and varied and includes work in Latin America, the US, Europe and the Mideast. Two years ago they began working together in shows, festivals and teaching classes. They are renowned for their precision of movement and their professionalism. www.andresycarolina.com