Wilmer & Maria
Wilmer & Maria come from Habana, the known metropolis with immense historical, artistical and cultural legacy of the Cuban folk. After finishing their dance education they both moved to Europe. Wilmer and Maria both are nominated “Maestro di Ballo”, professional dancers holding diplomas in Caribean Dance recognised and accredited by the MIDA -Maestri Italiani Danze Sportive Associazione. Wilmer & Maria have worked their way to the top and are now one of the most recoginized cuban couple on the international salsa scene. Their shows are fascinating and they way they are teaching have given them a huge amount of followers. If you want to read more about Wilmer & Maria go to their website www.wilmerymaria.com.
Fabian & Nicolina
Fabian & Nicolina are based in Gothenburg, where they are running the salsa school Dance Vida. Dancing together for more than five years they have established themselves internationally , traveling around the world and perform and teach at various salsa and bachata congresses.. In December 2012 they represented Sweden in the European Bachata Championship, where they came in 7th place. Both of them are dancing and teaching other dances like West Cost swing and reaggeton. Fabian has been dancing for 8 years while Nicolina has only danced Latin for 5 years coming from years of belly dancing . Bachata is their big passion and in particular the sensual style of bachata. They have been promoting this style all around Scandinavia with great success.
Alexis & Katrin
Alexis & Katrin is a newly established dance couple. Alexis became an instructor in salsa at the age of 13. In 2000 he moved to Japan where he started his own dance school. After seven years he moved to Oslo to join up with his father Walter and his brother Jazzy. He has a great mixture of passion, creativity, freedom and inspiration both as teacher, social dancer, percussionist and performer in a unique way which accredited him with the name of «Alexistyle». Katrin Lerner is from Germany, started her dance education at the State Ballet school in Berlin. Along her studies, she discovered the Latin music. Now a days, Katrin is working in several project cooperating with renown Latin dancers as well as creating her own choreography. She developed a personal characteristic on stage, with acting and story telling elements, she shows her spirit in Dance. Her carisma and charming naturally on stage captivate the audiences, her musicality and dance skills makes her a very versatile dancer that is gaining recognition for her unique style.
Jazzy & Iris
Jazzy and Iris are both professional dancers, that graduated from the Norwegian College of Dance with a bachelor degree in Performing Arts and Pedagogy. Jazzy has his background from jazz, modern, ballet, break dance, hip-hop, Latin jazz, flamenco and other Latin dances such as salsa, cha-cha-cha, mambo, Afro-Cuban and show dance. In 2002 he started Norway’s biggest salsa and Latin dance school «Salsakompaniet». Iris graduated in 2014. She majored in jazz dance, but also studied other techniques such as ballet and modern dance. Iris has experience from teaching and performing various styles such as ballet, musical, show jazz, lyrical jazz, latin jazz, street dance, salsa all levels, lady styling and bachata. She had her international debut show at Hamburg Salsa festival 2014. In her profession as a dancer, Iris values musicality, a strong technical base and an artistic expression that reflects her sharpness, elegance and versatility. Their style together is full of energy, strong technique and personality.
Arcadia & Konstantin
Arcadia was born in Chile, while Konstantin was born Russia. Today they are based in Stockholm, Sweden working together since 2013. Today they are among the main representatives of the mambo and salsa community in Sweden. Together they are working to keep the mambo alive in Scandinavia. Both being experienced dancers with many years of background in different styles, such as jazz, street, modern, reggaeton and even classical, they work together to make great shows with focus on musicality elegance and expression. Striving to always deliver a great experience for the audience. They have performed and taught in countries around the world such as: USA, Russia, Spain, Germany, Norway, Denmark and many more. Arcadia & Konstantin offer classes in salsa on1, on2, mambo, cha-cha-cha, body-movement among others.
Jose & Nerea
Jose & Nerea are part of Euphoria Dance Company, a group that has created a syllabus which makes teaching and learning an easy and fun experience. The company was formed by Jose “La Salsa” Diaz in 2012 to bring a revived new feel to mambo On2 in Italy. The company reflects the influence of New York style On2 dancing with it’s creative interpretation and strong sense of musicality on stage. Our goal is to present a unique and diverse performance style but still maintain the classic roots and essence of Mambo.“We consider ourselves not only instructors & performers but also ambassadors of Latin music, dance and culture”. Whether teaching a dance class or performing one of our creative routines, we here at Euphoria Dance Company, have made it our mission to leave you exhilarated and enthralled by bringing alive the joy of music to others.
Allure Dance project. Norway’s premium Latin dance crew lead by Alexistyle, characterized by a strong sense of musicality, combining the elegance of classic mambo with a touch of modern and Afro-elements. Established in 2014 in Oslo, they are gaining popularity in Europe showcasing in may renown international Latin dance events held in Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Turkey, Sweden and Oslo. They are also characterized for diversity in choreography styles but with the same touch of elegance and class that characterizes Allure.
Alex & Laura
Alex and Laura integrate the Ballroom Salsa Dance Company since late 2010. In the beginning was originated as a Salsa On1 Dance Company mixed with Ballroom Dance, later specializing in Bachatango and Sensual Bachata. Alex has previously dance background as a dancer, trainer and instructor of Ballroom Dance for many years. Laura has dancing background in other disciplines apart from bachata and salsa, like funky, jazz, hip hop, ballet and flamenco for many years. Alex is teaching Sensual Bachata and Bachatango workshops and lessons in Spain since 2010 being the precursor of Sensual Bachata and Bachatango in Catalonia. Nowadays, they are performing and doing workshops all around Europe. Some of Alex achievements include: Catalonia 2010 Champions, Champions Aragon 2011 and fourth in the National Bachata Championship of Spain «Bachatarte» 2011. Alex and Laura are judges of several Bachata competitions like Open Costa Daurada Festival, Bachata Open, BachataStars and Bachatarte all around Europe.