Members

Our present

Gastón Santiago Courreges | Director

Gastón S.Courreges was born in Piedritas (Buenos Aires) on 14th April, 1979. He started dancing when he was fifteen years old and he got his degree a Teacher of Folklore Dances from “El Cimarrón” Institute. He founded “Malambo Argentino” Ballet and nowadays he manages the Folklore School of general Villegas.

He has been on several national and international tours sometimes as dancer and in other opportunities as manager of the Ballet: Canada(2000),Brazil(2001), Mendoza(2003); Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovak Republic (2004); Bolivia and Peru(2005); Cosquín and Jujuy (2006); France and England(2007); Portugal and Spain(2008); Colombia(2010); Italy (2011), Tucumán (2012). Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014)

He dances Tango and Folklore but he is also fond of football and box.

Bruno Courreges

He is from Piedritas; he was born in Gral.Villegas on 25th January 1991. He is a teacher of Native and Folklore dances since 2008. He dances folklore and tango.

He was on tours: Mendoza (2003), Spain and Portugal (2008),Portugal and Spain – and the Canary Isles (2010),Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014)

His hobbies are playing football and volley, travelling and going out with friends

Gonzalo Nicolás Esteban

He is from Piedritas. He was born in Gral.Villegas on 23rd September 1987. He is a Physical Education teacher. He got his degree from “General José de San Martín” Institute in Rosario and now he is doing post-graduate studies to specialize in sports training in Concepción del Uruguay University, in Rosario.

He started dancing when he was six in Mrs.Rosana Lahitte´s Dance School (“The Swallows”). He is a teacher of native and folklore dances; he got this degree from “El Cimarrón” Institute. He dances folklore and tango.

He went on national and international tours: Mendoza (2003),Bolivia and Perú (2005), Jujuy (2006),Spain and Portugal (2008), Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014).

He loves physical activities: running, climbing, rowing and going to the gym. He also likes listening to music and going out with his friends.

Leticia Pascual

She was born in E.V.Bunge(BA) on 3rd March,1991. She is an Architect, having finished his studies in the Faculty of Architecture Design and Urbanism of the University of Buenos Aires, in the year 2015. She started dancing when she was five years old in the Argentine Choreographic School where she got her degree as a teacher of Spanish dances in 2006.

She dances tango, folk and Spanish dances. She entered Malambo Argentino Ballet in 2007. She was on these tours: Portugal and Spain (2008), Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014).

She loves singing and playing the guitar, dancing, swimming, drawing and running.

Lucrecia Pascual

Lucrecia was born in Emilio V. Bunge on 5th August, 1995. She is currently studying Biochemical at “Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica” of the University of Buenos Aires.

She started dancing when she was four, in the Argentine Choreographic School and in 2010 she got she degree as a teacher of Spanish dances. She dances Spanish, Contemporary, Jazz, Hiphop, Tango, and Folklore music. She is a member of the Ballet since 2012. She went to dance in Tucumán in September, 2012. Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013) Netherlands and Belgium (2014).

She loves dancing and also playing hockey, running, listening to music and spending time with friends.

Anyelén Ponzi

She is from Piedritas. She was born in Gral.Villegas on 18th March 1993. Received of Accountant Public, in the Universidad national of the Pampa (2016). She started dancing when she was seven. She is a teacher of Native and Folklore dances and she dances Tango, too.

She was on several tours: Mendoza (2003), Jujuy (2006),France and England (2007), Portugal and Spain (2008), Portugal and Spain-including the Canary Isles- in 2010, Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014).

Her hobbies include observing and practicing sports.

María Ailén Ponzi

She is from Piedritas.She was born in General Villegas on 15th December,1995. She is currently studying Biochemical at “Facultad de Ciencias Bioquímicas y Farmacéuticas” of the National University of Rosario.

She began to dance when she was four. She is a teacher of native and Folklore Dances; the degree was granted by “El Cimarrón” Institute. She dances tango, folklore, Jazz and Spanish music.

She was on tours to: Mendoza (2003), Jujuy (2006),France and England (2007), Portugal and Spain (2008), Portugal and Spain- and the Canary isles- in 2010, Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014).

She loves dancing but also playing volleyball, swimming and listening to music.

Patricio Germán Porrato Pastorino

He is from Piedritas. He was born in General Villegas on 27th August,1990. It graduate of Engineer in Agricultural Production, in the Catholic University Argentina, Buenos Aires headquarters. He is a Producer Adviser of Insurances. Began to dance when he was six years old at “Las Golondrinas” Academy managed by Mrs. Rosana Lahitte.

He got his degree as a teacher of Native and Folklore Dances from “El Cimarrón” Institutte in 2007. He dances tango and folklore.

He has been on the following tours: Mendoza (2003), Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovak Republic (2004), Italy (2005), Cosquín and Jujuy (2006), France and England (2007), Portugal and Spain (2008), Portugal and Spain- and the Canary Isles-(2010), Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014).

His hobbies include: share family reunions with friends. He likes the sports, the games of strategy and playing the violin.

José Ignacio Prola

José is from Bunge. He was born in Buenos Aires on 27th July,1993. He is studying at the University of Buenos Aires. He started dancing when he was six. He is a teacher of Native and Folklore dances. He got this degree from “El Cimarrón” Institute. He dances tango and folklore.

He was on tours: Jujuy (2006),Portugal and Spain (2008), Portugal and Spain –and the Canary Isles- (2010), Colombia (2010), Italy (2011) and Tucumán (2012), Central Europe-Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia- (2013), Netherlands and Belgium (2014)

He loves dancing playing the guitar and singing.

Our invited dancers

Justina Besso

Born on 11/08/2000 – from La Plata (BA)

Lucía Britos

Born on 11/24/2000 – from General Villegas (BA)

Ingrid A. Farías Simón

Born on 12/05/2001 – from General Villegas (BA)

Manuela Gianolio

Born on 07/18/2001 – from General Villegas (BA)

Stefano Tardini

Born on 01/15/2001 – from General Villegas (BA)

Alexis Merani Dutra Rocha

Born on 05/29/1997 – from General Villegas (BA)

Miguel Alejandro Pascual

Born on 07/22/1999 – from General Villegas (BA)

Tatiana Ponce

Born on 10/12/2001 – from General Villegas (BA)

Alejo Sesino

Born on 07/27/2000 – from General Villegas (BA)

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