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Welcome to the Dance Planet Daily articles page. Here you will find interesting interviews, profiles and news from the world of dance!

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HOMETOWN: Honduras (moved to New Orleans, Louisiana at age 10).  BEST KNOWN FOR:  Dominican Bachata,  On1 & On2 Salsa, Pachanga Jorjet Alcocer is immensely popular in the latin dance...

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HOMETOWN: Houston, Texas BEST KNOWN FOR:  Dominican Bachata, Salsa Troy Anthony is one of the premier dance instructors and promoters in the latin dance scene.  He is one...

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Gordon Neil (from Atlanta) is what you would call 'a dancer's dancer'.  In prior interviews other professional dancers have mentioned Gordon's name as someone...

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Albir Rojas (from Panama) is one of the most sought after Kizomba teachers and performers in the world. Kizomba is immensely popular in the...

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Barack O'Bama may be the President in the White House, but Shaka Brown is the Commander and Chief of the Washington D.C. salsa scene....

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Rodney Aquino is The Godfather and creator of the first bachata congress in the USA (2009). His events  draw large numbers of dancers who...

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Roberto Lay is one of the most popular latin dancers/instructors in the burgeoning Dallas dance scene.  You will never mistake him as just another...

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James Brown was the hardest working man in show business.  Jorge Elizondo may be the hardest working man in bachata.    Jorge's philosophy is...

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Carlos is one of the true innovators in the world of bachata.  His dance style , commonly known amongst his students as  'Cinta Style',...

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(1) Teaches Musicality.  Musicality (in dance terms) is simply the ability to connect with the music and 'interpret' the  rhythm you're dancing to.  A good...