We are Leonel & Florencia, a couple of professional dancers based in Seoul.
We organized Seoul Tango Festival from 2009 to 2019.
Florencia and Leonel are professional tango dancers based in Seoul, Korea. Florencia studied ballet in college. She was a professional performer in musicals for 8 years. She joined the 2004 World Tango Championship in Buenos Aires and won second prize in the stage section. She was a judge of the Asian Tango Championship in Japan in 2009 and 2010. Leonel is originally from Hong Kong and speaks fluent Chinese. He lived in the US and won first prize at the 2002 USA Tango Championship. They have been invited to teach and perform in many cities in Korea and abroad, including Busan, Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Hong Kong, Taipei, Fukuoka, Singapore, and Sydney. They are pioneers of the Seoul tango community, having started teaching tango there since 2005. They founded their own tango studio El Bulin in 2009. They had brought many foreign dancers to Korea by organizing the annual Seoul Tango Festival for 11 years.