Guillermina Quiroga & Mariano Logiudice
Guillermina has been several times on Broadway with Forever Tango at Schubert Theatre, and the mythical and original Tango Argentina at Gershwin Theatre; with Julio Iglesias, on his three years worldwide Tango tour. She created her own production “Tango, historias breves”in 2003, with a very successful tour in the US, New York, Boston, LA with sold out performances; She was selected for Claudio Segovia (creator and director of Broadway hit Tango Argentina) to perform at” Maipo sempre Maipo” as a principal dancer in Buenos Aires; also, in 2008 she obtained the recognition “Outstanding women in tango “by the Argentinian Congress. In a different facet of her career, she did her debut as an actress in the movie “Valentina’s Tango” filmed in Hollywood, in the leading role of Valentina, and also been the choreographer of the movie; on her choreographic works we found the finale ”Lo que vendra” in Forever Tango with a Tony awards nomination ; the movie “12 Tangos”, the tv series “Rusky-Korsakov”,and “Libertango” for the Russian ice skaters dancers Gritsuk-Platov, with which they won the Gold medal in Nagano 1998,and the first place on the World Competition 1997. One of the most remarkable choreographies she created and performed was “Oblivion”, for a Homage to Piazzolla at Carnegie Hall in 1999, breaking the concept of the standard tango and opening a new dimension to stage tango. As a soloist Tango dancer was part of the opera rock EVITA at New York City Center, and recently, has been chosen to homage and represent the show Tango Argentina at the closing night of World Tango championship of the city of Buenos Aires.
Mariano belongs to a new generation of tango dancers, been a multiphonemic one, as he also is a World Champion of Martial Arts, Psychologists and Physical education teacher. He has been teaching and preforming in different Tango Festivals around the world, Napoli’s, France, Tunis, Shanghai, Hong Kong, San Francisco ATUSA, Buenos Aires World Tango Championship and Festival. Mariano has been doing exhibitions at the most important milongas (tango venues) in Bs As, as Canning, Malcolm, CCK arts center, Marabi, and other important places. In 2018 Mariano performed at Eastman Kodak Theatre with the Rochester Philharmonics Orchestra, in Rochester, NY; later, performed at Carnegie Hall, NY. In 2019 was part of the production of EVITA, the musical of Andrew Lloyd Weber, at New York City Center with a big success. Last month He did the show Tango Argentina as a live homage to his creator Claudio Segovia, at closing night of the World Tango championship, at the Obelisks in Buenos Aires.