Jorge Torres, a world-renowned Tango Choreographer, Dancer, and Impresario of dance productions, is amazing to behold on the dance floor, as he dances with a quiet and smooth style.
His refined talents and style place him among the outstanding choreographers and dancers of Argentine Tango. Before graduating as a teacher of dancers, Jorge began his career in the Teatro Colón. He has studied with famous dancers and teachers of Argentine Tango such as Norberto Guichanduc, Rodolfo Dinzel, Pepito Avellaneda and Antonio Todaro. He has danced in the most noted tango houses and theaters of Argentina and with renowned orchestras of Tango. He has participated in such shows as "Imagenes", "Tango y Añoranzas", "La Pesada del Tango", "Tangokinesis ", "Tanguisimo 91", "Tango Tango", "Viva Tango", "Tango Passion", "Buenos Aires Tango Show", "Tango Seduccion".
FOX’S “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE” Tango Choreographers
Miriam & Leonardo are both from Argentina. Trained in Ballet, Jazz, stage and social TANGO. Miriam is Famous as the iconic image of The Broadway-London hit “Forever Tango” Leonardo was part of the cast of “ Forever Tango” and danced at the most famous Tango shows in Buenos Aires.
Miriam & Leonardo have an international reputation as Instructors, performers and choreographers of Argentine Tango and now they are sharing their mastery, passion and magic. They are producing their annual event: “LOS ANGELES DE TANGO FESTIVAL" at Radisson Hotel in Culver City. Performing and teaching at major Tango Festivals such as "Nora's Tango week", "Boston Tango Festival" "Tango Fantasy" And many more...
SUPERSTARS OF DANCE CHAMPIONS:
In January 2009 they achieved the Gold Medal representing Argentina on the International Dance competition. They won first place as the Tango duet on NBC’s new series “Superstars of Dance.”
Miriam & Leonardo were invited by producer Nigel Lythgoe to perform at his TV program as special guest and at the moment they are the TANGO choreographers for FOX'S“SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE” Nov, 2005/06/07/08/09/10, Los Angeles de Tango Festival, Nov.22 -23. 2008, Tango Adamor Show, Principal dancers and choreographers Jan.2009, NBC SuperStars Of Dance Champions “Dancing With The Stars” and “ America’s Got Talent”, performers and choreographers 2009/2010 /2011 FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance”
Tango choreographers Miriam Larici & Leonardo Barrionuevo are currently considered one of the top Tango Couples of the World.