Celina Rotundo and Hugo Patyn are Argentine Tango dancers, masters, and choreographers who dazzle the world, both on stage and in every class or workshop they teach.
They possess an especially particular connection and style, making them first class dancers with an extensive dance background. They have danced in diverse places of the world, presenting challenging, intense and sensual choreographies with history. As instructors, they have initiated and inspired hundreds of students around the world.
With a career of more than 20 years, they have danced, choreographed and directed several shows including
; “TANGO AND FIRE”, “TANGO BUENOS AIRES”, “EMPORIO TANGO”, “CABARET TANGO”, “TANGO JOVEN”, “SUPER TANGO”, “EVOLUTION TANGO”, “FOREVER TANGO”, “LAUGH AND TANGO, “FOLLIES BERGERE”, “ALMA DE TANGO”, “TANGO ESPIRITU III”, “PASION DE TANGO”, “EL CORAZON DEL TANGO”, “TANGO DREAMS”, “FUSION TANGO”, “I TANGO”, “BIEN ARGENTINO”, “MILONGUERA”, “TANGO CALIENTE”, “SPIRIT OF SPAIN”, “LETS DANCE”, which have been presented in different places of the world such as the United States, Canada, Greece, Taiwan, Israel, Japan, Peru, Guatemala, Spain, Italy , Bermuda, Chile, Indonesia, Korea, and Portugal, among others.
Celina and Hugo also they were invited to dance with the most prestigious Tango Orchestras like; COLOR TANGO, LA JUAN D’ARIENZO, AMORES TANGOS, TANGO BARDO, LOS SOLISTAS DE D’ARIENZO, VICEVERSA, PABLO MOTTA ORCHESTRA, LISANDRO ADROVER ORCHESTRA, PABLO VALLEJOS QUINTET, among others.
They teach classes and intensive seminars in different places of Argentina and the world. Some of which have been: CITA 2010, MYSTERY TANGO, TANGO FESTIVAL OF MAR DEL PLATA, TANGO FESTIVAL IN MALAGA, NORAS TANGO WEEK, DAY OF TANGO FESTIVAL, FANDANGO DALLAS, NOLA TANGO FESTIVAL. etc… They have traveled on their annual tours in different cities helping initiate new communities and collaborating in the evolution of Argentine Tango.
Both have had extensive artistic training from an early age in Ballet, Argentine Folklore, Music, Flamenco and Figure Skating. When Tango finally entered their lives, they had the influence of great mentors such as Osvaldo Zotto, Gloria & Eduardo Arquimbau, Nito & Elba and Pedro Monteleone, among others.
They lead an Argentine Tango Company that has participated in grand events in several places around the globe, receiving the best ratings after each presentation. With its own character and of an incomparable aesthetic, the Company recreates fantastic scenes and moments of the Argentine Tango. With fantastic costumes and unique skills, they embody musicality, and choreographies that cause the audience to fall in love with each presentation.
Their Company has appeared in various shows in the world such as
- 2009, 10 EMPORIO TANGO - MEXICO & ARGENTINA
- 2010 MORA GODOY TANGO SHOW - CHINA
- 2011, 12, 13 CABARET TANGO - ARGENTINA
- 2011 EVOLUTION TANGO - USA
- 2012 EVOLUTION TANGO - USA & GUATEMALA
- 2012, 13 1ST. TANGO ARGENTINE CAMPANA FESTIVAL - ARGENTINA
- 2013 BLACK AND WHITE BALL - DALLAS USA
- 2013 FROM PARIS TO BUENOS AIRES - ARGENTINA
- 2013 ENTRE BORGES & PIAZZOLLA - ARGENTINA
- 2013 CARLOS GARDEL 79 YEARS OLD - ARGENTINA
- 2014 TWIST SHOW - OK USA
- 2014 2nd. TANGO ARGENTINE CAMPANA FESTIVAL - ARGENTINA
- 2014, 15, 16 PROVINCIAL FESTIVAL OF TANGO ZARATE - ARGENTINA
- 2014, 16 MAESTROS DEL TANGO - ARGENTINA
- 2015 TANGO JOVEN - ARGENTINA
- 2015 FESTIVAL NACIONAL DE MUSICA POPULAR BARADERO - ARGENTINA
- 2016 SHADES OF TANGO DALLAS - USA
- 2016 TANGO MALAGA FESTIVAL - SPAIN
- 2016 SOMOS TANGO - ARGENTINA
- 2017 GRICEL, STORIES OF A LOVE - ARGENTINA
- 2017 CARLOS GARDEL, THE OTHER HISTORY – ARGENTINA
- 2018 SPIRIT OF SPAIN – USA & CANADA
- 2018 TANGO CALIENTE, with DALLAS SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA – USA
- 2018 LETS DANCE – CANADA
- 2018 – Nora’s Tango Week Festival – SF USA
- 2018 BLACK AND WHITE BALL – USA
- 2019 SPIRIT OF SPAIN – USA
- 2019 NEW ORLEANS TANGO FESTIVAL
- 2019 CHICAGO, LIVE ART SHOW WITH LA JUAN D’ARIENZO ORCHESTRA
- 2019 STOWE TANGO FESTIVAL
- 2019 INTERNATIONAL TANGO SUMMIT 2019
- 2019 BEN DE LA VEGA’S BLACK & WHITE BALL
- 2019 1st HOLIDAY TANGO WEEKEND
- 2020 STOWE VIRTUAL TANGO FESTIVAL
- 2020 2nd. HOLIDAY VIRTUAL TANGO WEEKEND with Amores Tangos Orchestra
- 2021 CHICAGO TANGO FEST
- 2021 “TANGO CALIENTE” with BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, USA
- 2021 3rd. HOLIDAY TANGO WEEKEND – Dallas USA