Friday & Saturday Latin Dance Workshops

2020 details to come
Workshops 2019 

✪  FULL PASSES Available Now Online

✪  EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: (1st 50 Only)

✪  BEGINNER PASSES Available (4 Classes & Party Package Deal)


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✪ Pay-On-The-Day Casual rates available. You can pay on the day
(Cash only) No need to book or register, turn up on the day.

Jaime & Sera Bachata Professional Champions at the WSS

Sera perfroming Samba @ WLDC 2018

Bari & Wimmy Kizomba Improvisation Wellington 

Workshop Timetable:
Friday  Workshops:


  • 5:00pm - Brazilian Samba
    Samba No Pe for Ladies & Men, this is a solo dance from Brazil
    (Open Level) with .........Sera

  • 6:00pm - Bachata Body Movement
    Learn different ways of movements & ways of moving in your Bachata (imp/int Level) with ....Jaime Jesus & Sera

  • 7:00pm - Salsa - Cuban Son
    Learn about Cuban style Son and how to add it into your Salsa for all styles. (imp/int Level)  with Pablo & Nikki


  • 8:00pm - Kizomba Fundamentals 
    Starting with confidence and make your Kizomba smooth
    (Open Level) with ..... Bari & Steff

Saturday Workshops:


  • 10:30am - Kizomba
    Kizomba Fusion, Saida variations, importance of maintaining curves
    (Imp/Int) with ..... Bari & Steff


  • 11:30am - Bachata  
    Smooth Moves for the Social Floor... 'Easy to lead and follow fun moves that can used that very night at the party 
    (Imp/Int Level) with.... Jaime Jesus & Sera


  • 12:30pm ------- Lunch Break (30mins)---------


  • 1:00pm - Salsa Romantica
    Shines and turn patterns for the social floor 
    (Imp/Int Level) with.... Jaime Jesus & Jessica


  • 2:00pm - Bachata Sensual 
    Sensual style Bachata moves 
    (Intermediate Level) ....with Jaime Jesus & Sera


  • 3:15pm - Kizomba
    Kizomba/Fusion Putting it all together
    (Intermediate Level) with .........Bari & Steff


  • 4:15pm - Salsa On1 & On2 
    Shines & Patterns for the Social Floor
    (Intermediate Level) with ..... Jaime Jesus & Sera

  • 5:15pm ------Dinner Break (1h & 45mins)------

  • 7:00pm - Merengue 
    Fun easy class designed for everyone, something for all levels (Open Level) ..... Pablo & Nikki


  • 8:00pm - Bachata Intro Class 
    Fun class designed for everyone
    (Open & Beginner Level) with.... Jaime Jesus & Sera
    N.B. FREE with Latin Dance Ball Entry Fee



  • Open Level is for "any level" including Beginners.

  • Imp/Int level suitable for those that are past beginners and caters for both Improver / Intermediate Levels.

  • Intermediate Level, if you have been dancing for a while in that style. caters for the more Advanced as well.



Privates Lessons:
Private lessons are also available for any of the above teachers
during the event, They can be booked at the event or pre-booked by contacting your local New Zealand dance school.

Special Guest from Australia
Jaime Jesus

Special Guest from Australia

Special Guests from 

Special Guests from 

Special Guests from 
Chile & NZ
Pablo & Nikki

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organised by Annie & Reuben