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Los Angeles Times, says about Makela
"...She is the real thing, a tango instructor born and raised in Argentina..."
"...Her dancing is technically seamless but at the same time appears effortless. Most important, it looks passionate and glamorous..."
Established in 1996
Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, she trained for ten years in modern dance and ballet, receiving her degree from the National School of Ballet of Argentina.
Over the past fourteen years, she has taught, danced, performed, and choreographed tango around Argentina, Mexico and the U.S . She has performed in prestigious venues such as the Alex Theater, Red Cat, and The Ford Amphitheater as well as creating, producing and directing Tango Cabaret at the Museum of Latin American Art and the critically acclaimed Urban Tango at Electric Lodge. In addition to performances, Makela provides group and private tango instruction, and hosts Makela's Practicas, some of Los Angeles' most popular weekly social practice sessions.
Known for her outstanding technique and grace, Makela stresses that tango comes from the heart as well as the body.
Meet the Business Owner: Makela B.
Makela Brizuela is a visionary creative force in the Los Angeles tango community.
Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, she trained for ten years in modern dance and ballet, receiving her degree from the National School of Ballet of Argentina. Home
Tango Classes with Makela (Updated May 2010) www.makelatango.com
1) Mondays 9-10:00 pm CLASS ($15 -$50 for 4 classes), Electric Lodge.
www.electriclodge.org 1416 Electric Avenue. Venice. CA. 90291 FREE PARKING LOT!
2) Fridays 7:30-9 pm Class (one hour and a half class: $17 or $60 for 4 classes) at Dance Studio No 1 12121 W Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90066. FREE PARKING LOT. www.danceno1.com
1) REAL WOMEN IN HEELS: 7:00-8:00 pm. For Ladies only: work on balance - foot work - ornaments - stylization ($15 or $50 taken in 4 weeks)
2) 8:00-9:00 pm: FOR LEADERS AND FOLLOWERS $15 (or $50 for 4 taken in 6 weeks)
Makela created these technique classes where elements from ballet, modern dance and yoga meet to train a great body to dance tango freely.
Dance Studio No 1
12121 W Pico Blvd. Los Angeles. 90066
Practice 7-9 pm at the Electric Lodge
Also available for:
- shows, events and performances
- preparation for weddings
- Private lessons are also available
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