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Paola Pinessi &
Alberto Bersini


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Alberto Bersini and Paola Pinessi, Couple in Life and Dance, live in Bergamo. Alberto has been dancing for 32 years and has participated in numerous International Tango Festivals. He was a choreographer and dancer in various theater shows including Tango Vivo, and danced with the orchestras Viento de Tango, Four For Tango, in the theaters of Warsaw, Krakow, Belgrade and other European theaters. He winner of 5 Italian F.I.D.S. Federal Championships, 2 IDO World Championships in 2005 and 2006, and the IDO European Championship. in 2004; Winner of the Italian selections announced by the Government of Buenos Aires in 2005 in Ferrara; 7th place in the World Tango Championship of Buenos Aires 2005; Award for the best couple chosen by the public at the World Cup in Buenos Aires in 2006; He has participated in various television programs, including as a guest of Paolo Limiti, Licia Colò, Maurizio Costanzo, on Canale 5, Rete 4, Rai 1 and Rai 2. Official choreographer of the pair of ice dance skaters who were champions of Italy and seventh at the 2006 Turin Olympic Games. Paola and Alberto danced in Claudio Baglioni's "Filmopera Q.P.G.A" for the 2009/2010 world tour. They were invited to Tango Tendencia 2011, chosen among the best 20 couples of teachers in all of Italy. They performed at several milongas in Buenos Aires, including "Gricel" and "Porteno y Bailarin." They participated in all editions of the Tango Total Festival, Halloween Tango Festival and Tang'Eros, Cilento Tango Roots 2012 and 2013, Agritango 2014, Tango Emotion 2016, Porto Rose International Tango Festival 2015 and 2017 (Slovenia), OktoberPest TangoFest in Budapest 2016, Dobrna TimeforTango Festival 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2022, 2023 (Solvenia), Orvieto Tango Festival 2023, Bravo Festival 2023 (Genoa). IV Tango Meeting in Cadaqués 2018 (Spain). They performed as Special Guests at Winter Tango Napoli 2019. They participated in the Tango Cuento Show in 2015. In 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2022 invited to perform as Special Guests at the VI, VIII, IX and XII European Tango Championships organized by the Government of Buenos Aires. In August 2016 they were invited to Havana (Cuba) to hold several workshops. Only Italian couple to teach lessons at the online festival "Unidos Tango Festival" on a global platform during the Covid-19 lockdown period in March 2020. They are currently participating in teaching and performing at various Tango events and festivals alongside artists and orchestras of international caliber and organize every year the "Bergamo FesTango", the festival of the City of a Thousand Hugs.


Tango, Italy, the inevitable connection...

Paola Pinessi & Alberto Bersini are precisely this, two cultures united by a past, a history, an expression in their dance that crosses borders.

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Paola Pinessi Alberto Bersini Expo Tango Catalunya 2024

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