Juan Martin Carrara and Stefania Colina
Maestros of Argentine Tango
Approach The Tango of Juan Martín and Stefania
Juan Martín Carrara and Stefania Colina dance with an immense respect for the tradition of tango and the music. Still they keep working on new forms of expression and their own development in the salon and on the stage. Being extremely popular teachers in Buenos Aires, Montevideo and the entire world, their classes allow one to hear and feel what is most intangible in tango. Their exquisite musicality, charm and sensibility have won them many hearts all over the globe.
Stefania and Juan Martin both grew up in Montevideo, Uruguay. After joining the “Orlama” dance school at the age of 4 to study ballet, Stefania graduated at the age of 17 and started teaching. Soon afterwards she joined regular tango classes and met Juan Martín.
Juan Martín was studying ballet and contemporary dance at the National Academy of Dance of Uruguay. Dancing since the age of 13 he wanted to widen his knowledge of different dance styles. That lead him to the same school that Stefania was learning at.
There’s so much to love A remarkably versatile couple
Workshops or regular classes, they always try to maximize the dancing of each student
Juan Martín and Stefania stand out with their clear concept of teaching Tango. No matter if they visit a town for workshops or a festival; or teach regular classes, their students will go home inspired with new ideas.
While teaching workshops, you will get as much knowledge as possible in the limited. This way you will get to know new concepts and tools to practice them at home. At the same time they never forget to show you the sensation of how it should feel to really dance tango.
At regular classes, they give you the tools to reach the next level in your dancing. Step by step you will improve technique and musicality and always see where you can go next.
Watch their best performances and interviews
“La mendiga” by Ariel Ardit during the 5 years of 030tango milonga at Nou Tango in Berlin, Germany.
Recorded on 2018/09/22
“Paciencia” by Juan D’Arienzo, sung by Alberto Echagüe, at the 3rd Holland Tango Festival 2017 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Recorded on the 2017/10/07
“Ansiedad” by Juan D’Arienzo, sung by Alberto Echagüe, at the 9th edition of Tango d’Amore Festival 2017 in Odessa, Ukraine. Video recorded by Ievgeniia Vasylenko on 2017/08/20
“Puente Alsina” by Osvaldo Pugliese, sung by Jorge Vidal, at the 3rd Trasnochando Tango Festival in Berlin, Germany. Recorded on 2017/04/15
“Golondrinas” played live by Quinteto Roberto Siri at the 6th Łódź Tango Salon Festival 2016 in Łódź, Poland. Recorded on 2016/10/02
“Vuelve amor” by Fulvio Salamanca, sung by Armando Guerrico, at the 2nd Trasnochando Tango Festival 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Recorded on 2016/03/26
“Danzarín” by Aníbal Troilo at the 1st Trasnochando Tango Festival 2015 in Berlin, Germany. Recorded on 2015/04/04
“Zum” played live by Solo Tango Orquesta at the 3rd Łódź Tango Salon Festival 2013 in Lodz, Poland. Recorded on 2013/09/29
“El puntazo” by Juan D’Arienzo at the 3rd Łódź Tango Salon Festival 2013 in Lodz, Poland. Recorded on 2013/09/27
O.T. Roulotte Tango at Les Allumés du Tango 2013 in Orvault, France.
Juan Martin Carrara watches his performance of the night before the first time and comments on it! He performed “Puente Alsina” by Osvaldo Pugliese with Stefania Colina at the 3rd Trasnochando Tango Festival 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Recorded on 2017/04/16
Stefania Colina watches her performance of the night before the first time and comments on it! She performed “Puente Alsina” by Osvaldo Pugliese with Juan Martin Carrara at the 3rd Trasnochando Tango Festival 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Recorded on 2017/04/16
In this special edition of 030tango shorts, you can get some inspiration about our dancing! If you want to learn all of our secrets, join us for a workshop! Recorded on 2016/03/26 at Trasnochando Berlin Tango Festival
030tango shorts are small movies about people whose life is touched by Tango. Recorded from 2013/09/27 until 2013/09/29 at the 3rd Tango de Salon Festival Łódź, Poland.