Rosalía Gasso and Alejandro Barrientos
Rosalía Gasso and Alejandro Barrientos are professional tango performers, instructors and choreographers based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. They have been members of the permanent cast of the highly prestigious tango shows in Buenos Aires “Esquina Homero Manzi” and "Viejo Almacén." They’ve dance with renowned dance companies such as the critically-acclaimed “Tanguera” by Mora Godoy and “Entre Borges y Piazzola” by Juan Carlos Copes.” They were summoned by the Opera House of the Colón Theatre to join the cast of the opera "Maria de Buenos Aires” by Horacio Ferrer and Piazzola.
Rosalía and Alejandro have participated in many tango festivals all over the world, performing on the same stage with such artists as Alberto Podesta, Adriana Varela, María Graña, Horacio Ferrer and more. In 2009, they choreographed and organized their own tango show and took more than 14 dancers and a complete tango orchestra on tour in South Korea with great success. Recently they have been part of “SWANGO,” the renowned West Coast Swing and Tango fusion, working with directors like Robert Royston and Mariela Franganillo, presented Off-Broadway in New York City, 2015. At the present, they alternate shows at prestigious hotels, halls and venues of the Federal Capital inside and outside the country. During all their tours, Rosalía and Alejandro have given classes and workshops, offering their extensive experience as dancers and teachers.