Argentine Tango

53 East 97th Street 1A

New York, NY 10029

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Friends of Argentine Tango is a New York based 501(c)3 non-profit organization

Photo credit

Ana Luiza Cortez ~  Geo Geller ~ Steve Bart

arlene jordan
  • Arlene Jordan was born in Brooklyn. She has lived in the Soho community since 1976.

  • Arlene worked for the NYC Department of Education as a teacher, teacher trainer, assistant principal, consultant and director for 31 years and over 10 years for New York City Center. There was always a dance component in each of her positions

  • In her tenure, Arlene received many awards: Arts Partner Award, Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts; Golden Administrator Award, New York Star Alliance; Gaining the Arts Advantage, Presidents' Committee on Arts and the Humanities; Arts Advocate of the Year, NYC Art Teachers' Association.

  • In 2015 Arlene was recruited by the NYC Department of Education and the Lincoln Center Scholars Program to mentor new dance teachers working in challenging schools across the city.