Walter Perez (b.1972) is a New York-based artist born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He is a Latin Social Dances teacher and dance event organizer.

His performances include Red Carpet Tango festival, Las Vegas (2016); New York Queer Tango Weekend, NY Argentine Consulate (2016); and New Generation Dance Company at Jacob’s Pillow festival (2015). Mr. Perez has been teaching for Latin theater at several Brooklyn Public Libraries since 2009. He has been the dance instructor for the annual NY Get up! Get moving! at the Hispanic Federation for over 10 years. Perez currently teaches at several senior centers including JASA Bronx, YMCA Inwood, SAGE Manhattan, NY. Perez studied Psicologia Social at Nuestro Tiempo, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 

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