Profiles

Profiles

Welcome to the Dance Planet Daily Profiles page. Here you will find snapshots of influential dancers, promoters, and figures in the world of dance!

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HOMETOWN: Istanbul (raised in NYC) BEST KNOWN FOR: Salsa, Burju Dance Shoes QUICK FACTS: Born in Istanbul but raised in New York City. She began as a Rhythmic...

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HOMETOWN: Vienna, Austria BEST KNOWN FOR: Tap Max Pollak is an influential instructor, choreographer and performer in the tap dance scene. He is recognized for his highly...

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HOMETOWN: India BEST KNOWN FOR: Salsa Mario "Super Mario" Hazarika is an influential salsa instructor and performer in the latin dance scene.  "Super" Mario is  known...

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HOMETOWN: San Ramon, California BEST KNOWN FOR: West Coast Swing Arjay Centeno is an influential instructor and performer in the swing dance scene.  He is known...

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HOMETOWN: New York, New York BEST KNOWN FOR: Tap Jason Samuels Smith is an influential tap dance performer, choreographer, and instructor.  He is an award winning...

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HOMETOWN: Los Angeles, CA BEST KNOWN FOR: Tap Sarah Reich is an influential performer, choreographer and instructor in the tap dance scene.  She is known for...

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HOMETOWN: Washington, DC BEST KNOWN FOR: Tap Chloe Arnold is an influential performer, instructor and choreographer in the tap dance scene.  She started her professional dance...

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HOMETOWN: Santurce, Puerto Rico BEST KNOWN FOR: Salsa, Mambo Ortos J. Gutiérrez Ortiz, better known as Tito Ortos, is an influential instructor, choreographer and performer in...

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HOMETOWN: Bayamo, Cuba BEST KNOWN FOR: Salsa, Mambo, Bachata QUICK FACTS: Interest in the art of dancing started at a age 4 years old, and latin dancing...

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HOMETOWN: London, England BEST KNOWN: Salsa Leon Rose is an influential performer, choreographer and instructor in the salsa scene.  He is extremely popular and one of...