Friends
of
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

About
Leonardo Sardella
  • Leonardo Sardella was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  • He began studying Tango and other dance at the Conservatorio Nacional de Danza at the age of eight.

  • Leo went on to study with many Tango maestros including: Osvaldo Zotto, Claudio Gonzalez and Garciela Gonzalez.

  • Leo has been a leading or featured dancer in Tango shows presented in prestigious theaters in Buenos Aires and around the world.

  • In recent years, he has toured, taught and performed in the United States and Europe with Graciela Gonzales, including: Miami, Chicago, San Francisco, Houston, Minneapolis, Vienna, St. Petersburg and Rome.

  • With Walter Perez, Leo co-founded Malevaje Dance Company, Atlantic Tango, The New York Queer Tango Weekend, and Friends of Argentine Tango.

  • Leo and Walter are highly regarded teachers and performers, known for their seamless exchanges of lead and follow, creativity and musicality.