Karina Romero is a professional tango dancer and instructor. Currently, she is the Executive Director of Dardo Galletto Studios and the New Generation Dance Company.
Karina has studied with the most influential tango teachers in the world: Graciela Gonzalez, Mingo and Ester Pugliese, Gustavo Naveira, Osvaldo Zotto, Luis Solanas, Vilma & Fernando Galera, Pablo Veron and Omar Vega.
She was awarded a certificate by the Maestra de Tango Graciela Gonzalez in recognition of her status as an official teacher of the Gonzalez technique.
Originally from Argentina, Karina arrived in New York City in 2000 as an ambassador of Argentine tango. She has taught at such renowned schools and cultural centers as the 92nd Street Y, the Sandra Cameron Dance Center, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, the United Nations, The Metropolitan Museum, the Lincoln Center Festival and the Harvard Club.
She has also performed in many tango shows and festivals – including Glamourtango in Canada , China and New York and the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival with New Generation Dance Company