George Garcia has been teaching and performing dance for more than thirty years, teaching a variety of dances. For the past fifteen years, he has devoted his passion exclusively to the art of the Argentine Tango. George has studied with the tango world's
finest master teachers. He teaches and performs at various tango events in the USA and abroad. He was a featured performer in the 2006 and 2007 Tango Libertad Show in Japan, and serving as a judge of the Tokyo World Tango Festival Competition. He was
also a featured instructor and performer at the Tokyo International Tango Festival 2011 and enjoys the distinction of being the sole Argentine Tango Instructor from the United States invited to teach tango in Japan on a regular basis.
As the founder of Hawaii's Argentine Tango community, he presents his innovative
Argentine Tango Boot Camps, runs weekly classes, workshops, private lessons and organizes seminars and events with visiting celebrity tango instructors. He organized the first tango festival in Honolulu, the Paradise Tango Festival 2011.
George is featured in Dance Vision USAʼs 20-volume Ultimate Argentine Tango Instructional DVD Series. He is a DVIDA National Examiner. His website is www.islatango.com.