Junior Cervila & Analía Centurión

Junior Cervila

Junior Cervila was considered by New York newspapers “the Gene Kelly of Latin Dance”. Originally born in Brazil and based in Buenos Aires, where the tango got into his blood, has an extensive professional history that includes performances on Broadway (NY) at Gershwin theatre with “Tango Argentino”, also performed at Lincoln Center and Town Hall in New York, danced in the film “Tango” by Carlos Saura, flim which was nominated for the Academy Award as Best Foreign Film.

Junior travelled the world with Julio Iglesias´Show. He filmed for the BBC with the prima ballerina of the Royal Ballet of London, Deborah Bull, and developed one of the leading roles in the successful musicals “Tanguera”, “Piazzolla Tango” and “Tangorama”. He was elected to a private tango show the Rolling Stones on tour in Argentina in 2007.

He danced with the orchestra of Daniel Barenboim in late 2006 and in Buenos Aires at Luna Park, Gran Rex, Teatro Opera, Teatro Colon and the Nueve de Julio in a historic concert of “Tango Argentino” to 15000 people.

Since 2001 Junior runs his own company “Latin Dance Company” in which fuses salsa, tango, samba and flamenco.He is considered by many as the best and most versatile dancer nowadays.

He starred “Tanguera” in Amsterdam, London (Saddlers Wells), Basel, Munich, Paris (Theatre du Chateler), and traveled USA, Moscow and Italy with his own show.

2014 to 2016- He was the choreographer of “Piazzolla Tango” and “Tango Porteño”, two of the most prominent tango shows in Buenos Aires seasons.

Junior has been an official judge at the finals of the Tango Buenos Aires Dance World Cup (Mundial de Tango). He was also an Official Judge at ATUSA- Argentine Tango USA Official Tango Championship & Festival, the official US branch of Tango Buenos Aires Dance World Cup.

2017-  Performer and Choreographer of tango in Andrew Loyd Webber’s “Evita” directed by Josh Rhodes in USA.
2018 – Played The Gigolo at Grand Hotel, the musical at City Center (New York City) and part of the program Fall for Dance 2018 as a choreographer and performer.
2019 – Maestro at ATUSA, -Argentine Tango USA Official Tango Championship & Festival-, the official US branch of Tango Buenos Aires Dance World Cup.

Analía Centurión

Analía Centurión is an internationally renowned tango dancer and master. From the tender age of 6 in Buenos Aires, his studies included piano and classical ballet.

She started dancing Argentine Tango in 1995. Two years later she became a tango champion in the most prestigious youth competitions in the province of Buenos Aires. 1997.

His career includes dancing with the companies of Juan Carlos Copes 2004, Mora Godoy 2007, and the great Mariano Mores 1998 and in some of the most famous Tango Dinners / Shows in Buenos Aires: Piazzolla Tango Show, Madero Tango Show, La Ventana Dinner Tango Show, and many more, SHOW La Cumparcita tango Show ( director Luis Bravo Forever tango).

In Buenos Aires, she learned with great milongueros like Mingo Pugliese, Puppy Castello and, Gerardo Portalea. She dance in the most famous milongas: La Baldosa, El Parakultural, Sunderland Club, Pipi cucu, El fulgor, Marabu etc. She also studied and graduated from the «Styles of Argentine Tango» academy. 2004

His art gained recognition in magazines like The New Yorker and was news 9 times in the New York Times.

As a teacher, she has participated in numerous international tango festivals and Academies: London, Corea, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Sydney, Las Vegas,  Argentina’s Dancing with the Stars, Jakarta festival, Cebu tango Festival

Japan ,  Canadá, Istanbul, Italy,  Colombia, Germany, Mexico, Greece, Baltic Nations, Stockholm, USA and many more. 

  • She is organizer of the Tango Festival in Buenos Aires “Siga el baile deluxe” Feb. 
  • She was a dancer at LA OPERA MARIA DE BUENOS AIRES IN NYC (OCT. 2018) AND ATLANTA OPERA (APRIL 2019). Show in New Word Symphony Miami – Florida 2022.
  • She ALSO is a jury at the tango festival with competition at LAX, Colombia ( Bogotá, Medellín ), Philippines Cebu Tango Festival 2023 / 2024, at ATUSA OFFICIAL CHAMPIONSHIP & FESTIVAL PRELIMINARY OF TANGO BA DANCE WORLD CUP (USA) , and Metropolitano in Buenos Aires and World Cup qualifiers.

At present Analía directs the online Tango Academy «Tango Centurión» exclusively for women. ( programs female technique specials and tips blog for women – also active female YouTube channel), In Spanish and English.

She is Author of the New Tango book (non-fiction and program style) 

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More information at: www.tangocenturion.com