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May/June 2015 E-News

Elite Ballroom Dance Studio Newsletter

Competition News:

Vegas Open Dance Challenge was held at Luxor in March. Elite Dance Studio made quite the impression with it’s many student performances. A weekend full of Smooth and Rhythm performances that shinned on the dance floor. Maruisz won Top Teacher Smooth 2015-Rene, Joann, Angela, Caprice, M’Ballia, and Tamar,

Shirley, Lilly, Maddie, Sabrinna, Ellah, Mya, Mariusz and Lynnsay won Rising Star 5th Open Professional Smooth.

Lynnsay Ray & David Burt placed 3rd in 6 Dance Silver Smooth & Rhythm.

Ben Ow & Lynnsay Ray placed 1st Silver Smooth Multi Dance.

Lupe Martinez & Katia Contu placed 2nd Silver Rhythm.

Ellyn De Andrade & Lupe Martinez placed 2nd in 6 Dance Bronze Smooth & Rhythm.

Mariusz & Lynnsay Won Rising Star 5th Open Professional Smooth.

1st Maddle Berkley Open Gold Smooth

1st Ellah Lowie Bronze Smooth Multi

1st Sabrinna Silver Smooth Multi

1st Mya Silver Smooth Multi

1st Sabrinna Silver Rhythm Multi

2nd Ellah Bronze Rhythm Multi

4th Leah Silver Latin Multi

San Diego Ballroom Beach Bash!

Lupe Martinez, Ellyn De Andrade and Katia Contu participated in San Diego.

Ellyn De Andrade placed 12 – 1st places, Four – 2nd places, and 3 – 3rd places, and placing 4th in her Championship with 3rd in her Scholarship.

Katia Contu placed all 1st in her single dances and received 1st in her Silver Congratulations Lupe & Ladies! Scholarship.

Congratulations Lupe & Ladies!

WHITE –OUT Social Party!

Our White-Out Pot-Luck Social Party was a fabulous success! Good times were had by all and we thank you to everyone who brought scrumptious dishes for the Pot Luck and for joining us in welcoming Elite Dance Studios newest dance instructors, Aldona & Matthias.

Elite Dance Studio is Turning 1!

Ladies & Gentleman Please Welcome Elite Dance Studios New Instructor … Matthias Kruschel

Matthias Kruschel was born in Germany. He is 26 years old. He started dancing at the age of 6. He has earned multiple state champions in Germany in the highest Amateur class in Youth and Adult Latin and Standard styles. He is ranked 5th in the German ranking for Youth Latin. Matthias is a finalist in 10 Dance International style between the years 2003 and 2007. From 2007 to 2010, Matthias studied dance education at German Dance Teacher Academy. Matthias specialized in Country line dance, Kids dance Instruction, Argentine Tango, Salsa and Hip Hop. He has worked as an independent dance teacher in different studios throughout Germany between 2010 and 2012. He was qualified for German Hip Hop Dance Championships, but then moved to USA in 2012. The past 3 years Matthias has worked as a professional dance instructor for Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Connecticut. He has competed in USA in professional American Smooth and Rhythm and became the Eastern US champion in 9 dance, Fred Astaire World Champion in Smooth and is currently ranked 3rd in US 9 Dances in the
American Style.

Coming Soon!

Summer Time is Coming and the Kids need something to do!!

Elite will being putting together Summer Dance Camp…
Scheduled to be
announced.