Michelle McRuiz has been a golden-age tango DJ for eight years and a dancer for more than 30. She has studied ballet, jazz, tap, African, belly dance, and flamenco. But her heart belongs to Argentine tango, which she has danced for 11 years. Michelle has DJ’d at the Las Puertas Tango Marathon; the Albuquerque Tango Festival; the Albuquerque Encuentro; Casa Tango Encuentros in Salida, CO; the Tucson Tango Festival; the Arizona State University Tango Experience; the Genesis Milonga in San Francisco; the Austin Spring Tango Festival; and two years in a row (2015 and 2016) at the Cambridge Festivalito featuring Carlitos Espinoza and Noelia Hurtado in Cambridge, England. She also DJs regularly at Tango Club of Albuquerque milongas and practicas, at Milonga de las Puertas in downtown Albuquerque, at Two Moon Tango in Santa Fe, at El Mesón in Santa Fe, and at Santa Fe Tango milongas.