07.09.163rd Place Winners at Midsummer Nights Swing Ambassador Prize Lindy Hop Dance Contest

Arturo with partner Nikki Harding dancing in Midsummer Nights Swing Ambassador Prize Lindy Hop Dance Contest on July 9th, placed 3rd. (Photo by: Kevin Yatarola)

06.01.16Arturo teaching @ Brooklyn Public Library Plaza Swing Series

Brooklyn Public Library Plaza Swing Series @ Grand Army Plaza – Weds. beginning June 15th
Dance lesson by Arturo 6:30PM followed by live music at 7PM
Cilla Owens: Motown and Beyond -- Wednesday, June 15 (Rain Date Thursday, June16)
The Grand St Stompers -- Wednesday, June 22 (Rain Date Thursday June 22)
Swingtime Big Band -- Wednesday, June 29
Harlem Blues and Jazz Band – Wed., July 13 (Rain Date Thursday, July 14)
Orlando Marin, The Last Mambo King – Wed., July 20 (Rain Date Thursday, July 21)
Matt Munisteri and his Syncopatin’ Detonators – Wed., July 27 (Rain Date Thursday, July 28)

06.01.15Arturo @ Taste of Time Square

****TASTE OF TIMES SQUARE**** (June 1st, 2015)

Out-Of-Doors and free event on 46th Street – midtown between 7th and 9th Avenues
Food, live music and dancing.
DJ music at 5PM
5:30-8:45PM Live music to the tunes of George Gee Orchestra.
Dance lesson by Arturo 6:30-7:00PM
Look for the big tent on 46th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues.

10.21.13NEW CLASSES IN BROOKLYN- BEGINNING NOVEMBER 11TH.

A special progressive 6-week Swing to Lindy-hop class series is scheduled to begin on November 11th at Jalopy Theater in Red Hook, Brooklyn from 7-8 every Monday.

10.10.13NEW CLASSES IN MIDTOWN - BEGINNING OCTOBER 15

Arturo is contracted to begin new Swing & Lindy-hop classes at the state of the art facilities of Dance Center 244 located on 54th Street in Midtown Manhattan on Tuesday nights. Beginner lessons 7-8PM and Intermediate 8-9PM.

09.01.13 First Place in Coatsville’s Summer Festival in Pennsylvania

August came and went, with dance parties, outdoor festivals, competitions and vacation. All of which took me from Old Westbury, Long Island with Vince Giordano to winning First Place in Coatsville’s Summer Festival in Pennsylvania to San Francisco & Los Angeles, California on a restful journey and to a dance camp.

07.14.13Midsummer Nights Swing 5th Annual Ambassador Prize Dance Contest 3rd Place Winners

July has been action packed with parties, weddings, wedding dance couples, festivals and competitions. Arturo with partner Laura Llacuna placed 3rd at Midsummer Nights Swing 5th Annual Ambassador Prize Dance Contest on July 13th. (Photo by: Kevin Yatarola)

03.26.13Jersey Jazz Magazine

Dancing with Anne Patrone at the 44th Pee Wee Russell Memorial Stomp at the Birchwood Manor, Whippany, NJ.

12.22.11Gotta Dance? Swing on Over - The New York Times

12.19.11All Aboard New York’s ‘Nostalgia Train’ - The Wall Street Journal