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Cabaret Dance Director/Consultant
Armando is originally from Manhattan, NY and have been teaching ballroom dancing over 30 years. He performed many competitions during his early years. He became 1991 Professional International Latin North American Semi finalist, 1991 Professional International Latin North American Rising Star finalist. He also an Associate, a Member and a Professional Fellow in all styles of dance including American Smooth, American Rhythm, International Standard and International Latin. His influential teachers among many is Larry Silvers, a well known, Professional Ballroom Instructor, ten (10) times Champion in Latin, Standard and American. Armando also earned Bachelor Degree in Science and Arts in Tampa, attended extensive training in many parts of Europe. He now resides in Tampa and currently Dance Director and Dance Head advisor for Cabaret Dance Club.
Cabaret Dance Instructor/Dance Host
Shawn has 10 years of experience teaching ballroom, latin, social, salsa, swing, 25+ partner dances in a caring and fun way that gets results. Shawn's interest is to elevate the level of social dancing and fun by offering private lessons tailored for newcomers to more seasoned dancers in becoming more confident and capable at social dancing and having more fun.
Cabaret Instructor/Dance Host/Choreographer/Coach
Originally from a small town outside of Naples, Italy, Maurizio believes in helping his students "Unleash the Dancer Within."
With 11+years of Ballroom and Latin dance experience, Maurizio holds the title of Italian National Latin Dance Champion in 2014. Throughout his career, he won 1st place in International Latin in over 20 competitions across Europe. He has competed in prestigious World Championships including the Blackpool Dance Festival, the UK Open, and the International Dance Championship. He was a Finalist in the Oporto Dance Festival in Portugal. Married to his dance partner, Caitlin Andersen, they currently compete in Professional Championships across the United States. He teaches and judges professionally and has a Bachelor of Science in Sports and Physical Activity from the University of Cassino. Ask him what he knows about combining weightlifting and dancing - you'll see both in a whole new light.
Cabaret Instructor/Dance Host/Choreographer/Coach/
Coming to us from Manhattan, NY, Caitlin believes in the healing power of dance.
She has 10+years of combined dance experience in Ballroom, Latin, Ballet and Flamenco. In 2019, she became an International Latin Champion by winning all her categories at the Constitution State Dance Championship and the Manhattan Dance Championship. In 2020, she began a partnership with her husband, Maurizio Conte, by competing in Professional International Latin at the Dance With Me Regional Competition in New Jersey.
In addition to teaching and dancing, Caitlin co-manages Ballroom Dance Competitions across United States including Miami Vibe, Empire State of Dance Championship, Commonwealth Classic and the Golden Star Dancesport Championship.
She has an MBA from Oxford Said Business School where she was a competitor for the Oxford University Dancesport Varsity Team and the Salsa Team Captain, competing in Standard and Latin Dance across England and France
Cabaret Dance Instructor/Dance Host
Fritzi is a Professional Ballroom, Latin, Country, Salsa and West Coast Instructor. Transplanted from San Antonio, Texas, she has over 25 years of teaching experience and is also specialized in wedding choreography. She has been the Homeschool dance instructor for the Tampa Area for several years and loves teaching children, she has also taught seniors at Highland Lakes. From absolute beginners to competitive. Fritzi is patient and intuitive to her students skill levels and serves to inspire and motivate growth and confidence.
Cabaret Dance Instructor/Country
Deb has been teaching Country Line Dancing for over 10 years all around Tampa Bay. She is very passionate in teaching beginners and intermediate. She taught numerous organizations and clubs and maintained her expertise that dance can be the artistic expression of each student's personality. She is also fun and dedicated to her students fulfilling their potential for the good of their minds and bodies.