Marcela Barrios & Vitor Costa

foto Marcela y Vitor

Marcela Barrios and Vitor Costa are enthusiastic and dedicated dancers with more than 20 years experience as tango professionals. These Brazilian and Argentine dancers are now together to share their love of tango through any eventual workshops and festivals in France or abroad.

Marcela Barrios, a short biography

Marcela Barrios created and produced the shows:

  • Troubles fĂȘte
  • La otra orilla
  • Tango ayer
  • Hoy y siempre
  • De mi barrio
  • Les ailes de tango (presented at the Tangopostale festival)

Marcela Barrios performed as dancer in several shows:

  • Ernesto Franco Orchestra show
  • Los mitos del gotan show
  • In the CafĂ© Tortoni show
  • La Cova Theater with Roberto Rufino, Raul Consentino among the others
  • In the Confiteria Ideal
  • La vida es un tango y hay que saberlo bailar show

As a teacher:

  • She has been teaching tango in the last 22 years
  • She has been teaching salsa in the last 5 years
  • Workshops into festivals and milongas
  • She is also expert on the musicality and the history of tango

Cinematographic and audio-visual experience:

  • She performed dancing tango in some TV commercial and documentaries
  • Creation of illustrative videos on the tango

Other experiences:

  • Tango DJ

Education:

  • 2002/15 and Contemporary Ballet
  • 2001/15 tango courses
  • 2005/2006: School Diploma Argentine Tango
    Anatomy, musicality, tango history and body dynamics. Pedagogy in teaching Argentine tango.
  • 1999-2001 acting training, cultural expression, Voice work, theater history and makeup courses
  • 1997 National Dance School
  • 1994-1995 Theatre courses
  • 1987-1992 Certificate of Fine Arts Manuel Belgrano: drawing, painting, printmaking, art history, sculpture
  • 1987-1998 Course of African dance, jazz and contemporary tango canyengue