Biography

Originally from Cordoba - Argentina, Virginia took her first dance steps in her mother's gym at age five and later she studied classical ballet and artistic gymnastics. Her love of English led her to qualify as a translator of English at the Faculty of Languages in the Province of Cordoba.

 

She is a Jazz dance teacher, proficient in Latin rhythms, stretching, classical ballet and contemporary dance. As a Jazz dancer, she performed in Teatro Real "Desaprendiendo" and Teatro Ciudad de las Artes "El Grito sagrado" in the city of Cordoba, Argentina.

 

She moved to Buenos Aires in 2008 to devote herself completely to tango. She became immediately  a member of the famous DNI Dance Company and School directed by Dana Frígoli. Virginia worked there for seven years with her previous partner, Jonny Lambert. In 2015 Virginia started to dance with the well-known teacher and dancer Julio Balmaceda.

 

She has performed in the most prominent Milongas and prestigious theatres of Buenos Aires, and in the most important Tango Festivals all over the world.

 

 

She is an official Judge Member of Tango Championships (Campeonato Mundial de Tango) in Argentina and Europe.

 

In 2015, she created, along with Julio Balmaceda, the show "Tango, a Society of Two", shown in St. Petersburg, Russia.

 

Currently, she teaches Tango and performs in different cities of Europe, Canada, USA , Oceania and Asia. 

 

Along with Julio Balmaceda, they have created a unique style recognized for their interpretation of the music and their dynamic. They combine elegance with technique, elasticity with strength; the perfect ingredients for beautiful, passionate and talented tango.