HOMEABOUT USWEST COAST SWINGMODERN JIVEBUY DANCE DVDsFAQsCONTACT

 
 
 


HERE'S OUR 2014 GUEST TEACHERS & PERFORMERS - STAY TUNED FOR WHO WILL BE BACK IN 2015!  

"THE BEST OF THE WEST COAST SWING, ZOUK & BACHATA"

JORDAN FRISBEE & TATIANA MOLLMANN - WEST COAST SWING - USA 

After attending Australia in May 2006, December 2007, January/February 2009, February 2011, January 2012 and January 2013 for Nuroc Dance Company, we are honored to have them come back again to the Best of the Best event in January 2014!   

Jordan Frisbee & Tatiana Mollmann have been a successful partnership for approximately 12 years. They are multiple US Open Champions, multiple NASDE Champions, & Multi-Grand National Champions, as well as dominating the Classic Division throughout the past 8-9 years. At the UCWDC Worlds event they were given the Star Award for the Couple with the Most Impact on Swing & Jordan won Best Swing Choreographer. 

They have won Swing Couple of the Year for 5 years straight on the web site: www.usaswingnet.com - an amazing achievement for a dancing couple! Jordan & Tatiana have won Fox TV's "30 Seconds to Fame", appeared twice on CBS TV's "Star Search", danced in the motion picture "The Polar Express", won "America's Best Dance Couple" on ABC TV's "Good Morning America", & had speaking roles & danced in the movie "Love 'N Dancing".   

They travel 47 out of 52 weekends per year, competing & teaching packed workshops all across the USA & internationally. They are certified teachers in the Golden State Dance Teacher's Association.   

JORDAN & TATIANA HAVE BEEN DESCRIBED AS 'THE BEST WEST COAST SWING DANCERS IN THE WORLD’. Their workshops & performances to be held are not to be missed by anyone who loves to dance! Their classes are lots of fun & their teaching is second to none! 

Watch this clip below to see Jordan & Tatiana dance!  





LARISSA THAYANE - ZOUK


World Renowned Latin Dance Instructor, Performer and Choreographer.

 

Larissa started dancing Jazz, Contemporary and Ballet when she was 8 years old. She was involved in festivals of Contemporary and Ballet and performed throughout Brazil competing in high profile festivals. At 17 years old the School of
Classic and Contemporary Dance of the Guaira Theatre recognized her as a professional Ballet and Contemporary dancer.

Following this, she moved to Rio de Janeiro to work in a Contemporary Company. In 2005 she started her studies in Latin Dance and became part of Jimmy de Oliveira’s Samba de Gafieira Company and Alex de Carvalho’s Zouk and Salsa Company. She also started her solo career with Kadu Pires. In 2007 Kadu and Larissa moved to Brisbane, Australia to be part of Rio Rhythmics Latin Dance Academy.

Kadu and Larissa continue to perform regularly and conduct workshops at important events in different cities all over the world.

KADU PIRES - ZOUK 

 

World Renowned Latin Dance Instructor, Performer and Choreographer.

 

Kadu started Latin Dance when he was 15 years old in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He completed courses in Samba Rock, Pagode, Zouk Lambada, Samba no Pe and Ballet with some of the biggest companies in Sao Paulo including Jimmy de Oliveira’s company and academy. He also appeared in various famous television programs.

After building a reputation as one of the best young dancers in Sao Paulo, he moved to Rio de Janeiro where he returned to Jimmy’s school to teach and be part of his Samba de Gafieira Company (one of the best Samba de Gafieira Company in the World). He was also part of Alex de Carvalho teacher’s team and his Zouk & Salsa Company.

In 2007 Kadu was recognized as a dancer and instructor reference of the new generation of Samba de Gafieira and Samba no Pe in Brazil. With Larissa he was involved with various events extensively throughout Brazil, conducting workshops, choreographing and performing.


Kadu and Larissa moved to Australia in 2007 and since then have been conducting workshops and performing all around the world.

WATCH THIS CLIP TO SEE THEM DANCE!



















NESTOR MANUELIAN - BACHATA

Bachata World Champion teaching a 1 hour workshop at Best of the Best 2014! 

Director: Latin Dance Australia, Modus Vivendi Dance Productions, Sydney International Bachata Festival

Born in Uruguay and raised in Australia, Nestor started dancing Salsa in December 2002. Since then he has taken the salsa world by storm and has become one of Australia’s most sought after dancers. He is renowned for his world-class teaching, choreographies and teams.

Such is his popularity and quality of Work that he has directed three of the most prominent companies in Australia: Latin Motion, Modus Vivendi and now Latin Dance Australia! Nestor is also director of the world famous Sydney International Bachata Festival. One of the most sought after Instructors Australia has produced. Nestor stems from the Latin dance factory otherwise known as LDA. Nestor’s great ability to teach earned him the honour of teaching at the biggest salsa congresses around the world teaching all over Australia, Asia and the United States.

Recognised by his ability to teach and encourage dancers in away where people excel technically but have an hour of jammed packed fun as well! Nestor made his performance debut in November 2003 and since then he has gone on to win MULTIPLE National and International Titles including WORLD BACHATA CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2012. Nestor’s international schedule sees him perform and teach around the world.

He has been fortunate enough to perform in cities and countries like Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Orlando, London, Rome, Milan, San Juan (Puerto Rico), Auckland, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, San Francisco, Sydney and most major cities around Australia, and has received countless invitations more.


To see Nestor dance watch this clip:


































 

 

 

Copyright © Nuroc Dance Company 2010. All Rights Reserved. | Design by Podd Creative | Powered by Search & Be Found