We are pleased to announce for the first time in New Zealand, extraordinary Argentine tango dancers and choreographers Fernando Gracia & Sol Cerquides, and Jonathan Saavedra & Clarisa Aragon.

Impulsive, expressive, passionate, emotional…

Fascinating and extraordinary performers…Incredible technical and artistics skill…


As well as judging the Championship, Salon Tango Champions Clarisa Aragon & Jonathan Saavedra and Stage Tango Champions Sol Cerquides & Fernando Gracia will be performing at milongas and running workshops during the event.

Fernando Gracia was the 2007 World Stage Champion and Sol Cerquides was the 2010 Campeona Metropolitana city champion in the milonga and also 4th place in the World for tango Salon category.

Jonathan and Clarisa were crowned World Champions in Tango de Pista at the Festival y Mundial de Tango (Tango World Championship)in 2015.

Sol & Fernando

Clarisa & Jonathan