Biography Part 2

She enjoys working with a variety of partners, striving to bring new ideas and creativity to the dance itself, as well as to teach in a way that makes the dance accessible and enjoyable to all who are interested. As the owner of Tangogypsies, Karen is committed to share her passion for the social dance. Since 2003, she has taught Fundamentals and upper level classes and hosted social dances in Asheville, NC. (Weekly from 2006-2015). She has organized large events with guest teachers in her local community. She guest teaches outside of Asheville, and since 2013, tours the US with her partner Tate Di Chiazza, a native of Buenos Aires, who has been dancing and working in Tango since his teens. Together they offer workshops and performances in many manifestations. Private lessons, small and large group events, from fundamentals to intensive courses available by request. kjtangogypsy@gmail.com