Meet some of the artists from our past events!
We’re always looking for new artists to join our community and help promote Latin American culture!
Araguacu is a professional dance company that was founded in 2013, in Toronto, Canada, by Directors Geo and Kim. The company is a fusion of diverse cultures and talents, that aims to stay true to the origins of dance, while fusing it with their own unique style of expression. Araguacu specializes in teaching Bachata, and Mambo/Salsa On2.
Jodani Entertainment has had the pleasure of performing in local and international stages delivering energetic performances. Co-owners Joselyn Paz and Daniela Estrada’s lives couldn't resist colliding, from back-up dancing to brand ambassadors, the Jodani team has proven to leave memorable impressions. A few honorable mentions include: opening show for Daddy Yankee, back-up for Rakim Y Ken-Y, freestyle for Fulanito and many more.
CStyxx has been running the nightlife & entertainment scene in the GTA since 15 years of age. From explosive private shows to performing on stage alongside Pitbull, Massari, Lil Jon etc. CStyxx Entertainment provides the Latin energy and charisma to raise the roof & bring the heat to any event.
Cristina started dancing before she could walk, training and performing in hip-hop, Salsa, Bachata and many other forms. From a young age Cristina captured the attention of audiences with her talent and beauty quickly becoming one of the youngest lead female dancers in her academy. Cristina now travels frequently performing, teaching and competing across North America.
Versatile in many forms of dance forms, Briia has started performing in front of audiences from the early age of 6. Professionally trained in Latin Ballroom, she has performed and competed around the world. Her formal training combined with raw talent and beauty has made her one of the lead female dancers at Cadence Dance Academy as well as starting her own team of heels dancers.
Natalie Gelman is a dancer, educator, choreographer and event organizer who travels internationally to teach and perform (Dominican Republic, Cuba, Mexico, U.S., Canada and more). Owner of NRG Movement and creative director of NRG Dancers, she offers classes and performances in styles such as Afro Beats, Reggaeton, Samba, Bellydance and Yoga. She is an influential artist who loves sharing her passion for dance, music, and culture.
Emilie Phaneuf is an experienced street dance performer and choreographer with over 15 years of teaching experience; she has been voted Ottawa’s Favourite Dance Instructor, Faces Awards 2018. Emile will be joined on stage Lydia Spencer and Melanie Couture from BPM Dance Troupe - a high energy dance troupe which has performed in Ottawa-Gatineau for large audiences since 2009.
With over 12 years of dance experience, Martine Charles has built a very international dance profile. She obtained tango training in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She also obtained Venezuelan folkloric dance training, salsa, merengue, bachata, cha-cha, stomp dance, hip hop and breakdance over the years. As a Group Fitness Instructor, Zumba Fitness Instructor and Dance Choreographer, she concentrates on technique and teaching her students to adapt her their own style to the music.