Archive for the ‘entertainment’ Category

Thursday night tango: Natacha Poberaj & Vladimir Khorev

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

dancing to Recuerdo,

En español: Barbara Padilla

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

The 2d place finalist of America’s Got Talent, Barbara Padilla, interviewed in Spanish by Jaime Bayly,

She has a new CD out today, available through Amazon. I’d like Andrea Bocelli’s agent to sign her up.

Thursday night tango: Michael Nadtochi & Eleanora Kalganova,

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Michael Nadtochi & Eleanora Kalganova, dancing to
No hay tierra como la mía,

5 lessons Hillary could learn from Isabel

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

What can the former FLOTUS learn from the first season of Spanish TV series Isabel? find out at Da Tech Guy blog!

En español: Unidad de quemados

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

UdQ 181: Gastón Azcárraga

Saturday night kizomba: Isabelle and Félicien

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

samba with tango steps, Soha Mil Pasos

Happy Mother’s Day!

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

And to celebrate, here’s Bryn Terfel singing Suo Gan, the traditional Welsh lullaby,

Thursday night tango: Mario & Laura

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Doesn’t get much better than this:
Mario Bournissen & Laura Rusconi improvising to Di Sarli’s Tormenta, May 2014 at Tango Bristol Stockholm.

Mario’s THE tango teacher, folks!

Thursday night Paddy & Nico

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Story here.

Mad Men’s somber final season opener

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

madmen_iconUnlike the prior season, this season’s opener had me glued to the TV set from beginning to end. The episode is titled Time Zones, and Joel Murray as Freddy Rumsen opened it with an entrancing monologue (an ad for Accutron watches) that also serves both as a metaphor on time, and on the value of objects for those of us who are fond of our material possessions – especially our watches.

The pitch of Rumsen’s voice, the flat delivery, and the use of this monologue as the opener for the final season brings us into a Twilight Zone* of sorts, in keeping with the T-Zone title.

Read the rest of my review at Da Tech Guy Blog.