Lina & Sasha

Sasha started dancing 6 years ago in Saint Petersburg with Aleksei (Archie) Articulado. After moving to Berlin he joined Tome Forró and started teaching soon after. Ever since he kept an open mind and great ambition to enhance his repertoire and get to know many styles of forró, currently working on his roots style and focusing on musicality. When leading he likes to pay special attention to comfort of the follow and connection during the dance.

Lina Bergen started dancing with Junio Reis almost four years ago. Soon after she moved to Berlin, where she found Tome Forró Berlin and further worked on understanding the basica of following and leading.

Her style of leading is minimalistic, sticking to the basics and trying to focus on musicality and the partner. While following she tries to incorporate the style of the lead and concentrate on sensitivity.

As common in Berlin, she likes to focus on comfort and musicality in her classes, specially trying to include hints and tips for the following part of the dance.