Paloma Berríos & Maximiliano Alvarado
Paloma Berrios & Maximiliano Alvarado, native from Santiago – Chile, have been dancing together for more than 25 years. Since they were young, they have shared the passion for Argentine Tango as a heritage from their parents. They were formed in Chile and in Buenos Aires, with many argentine masters like Carlos and Rosa Perez, Eduardo Pareja, Fernando Galera, Romina Levin, Silvia Toscano, Fabian Peralta and Josefina Bermudez and Los Totis, among others; getting the knowledge and the culture of argentine Tango from them. Nowadays based in Miami - Florida, USA, they have been touring through South and North America and part of Europe, teaching and performing in uncountable Casinos, Convention Centers, Hotels and TV shows. They has been performing in the most known and traditional Milongas in Argentina (Buenos Aires) like, Milonga del Moran, Cachirulo, Parakultural, Seguime si Podes, La Baldosa, Yira Yira, Si Tango, among others. Invited to teach and perform in the biggest and the most important Tango Festivals across US and Mexico like Valentango - Portland OR, Tucson Tango Festival - AZ, Tango on the Rocks - Denver CO, Pittsburg Tango Festival - PA, Windy City Tango Fest - IL, ATUSA - San Jose CA, Albuquerque Tango Festival - NM, San Diego Tango Fest - CA, NOLA Tango Fest - LA, Burning Tango - CA, Miami Sunshine Tango Fest - FL, Bajío Tango - Leon, Mexico, San Miguel de Allende Tango Fest - Mexico, Puerto Vallarta TF - Mexico They were touring in 2022 with Tango Argentina Company during 3 months all around the USA. They won the 2nd place in 2007 in the Worldwide Tango Championship in Buenos Aires and the 1st place in 2008 in the Trex Games TAFISA worldwide competition in South Korea. They define their style as a salon tango, prioritizing the close embrace but always being open to the elasticity and comfort at the moment to dance. Their teaching, it’s characterized as energetic, didactic and detailed. Focused on promoting the argentine Tango and their culture around the world from the connection and the joy through one of the most passionate dances in the world.