ARTISTS & SPONSORS
JOSEPH ENNIN (Ghana / UK)
Host of Hong Kong Salsa Festival for 18 consecutive years featuring World Salsa Championships(HK) and organizer of the annual HK Summer Bachata & Kizomba Festival since 2015.
The 90s, 2000s, 2010s and into the 2020s Joseph is actively Organizing local & international events, providing consultation, dance performance, Emcee, DJ, mentoring. Countries covered include UK, USA, France, Czech Republic, China, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Australia, Nepal, Singapore.
RED KIM (Korea)
Red is one of the favourite performers, teachers, dancers and organizers in the Guangzhou region and beyond.
With over a decade of experience in the scene it is obvious to anyone who encounters him in Salsa, Latin events, whether club venues, outdoors, Festivals or anywhere that he loves what he does and will surely dazzle you with his teaching, dancing or social skills in Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, Mambo, Cha Cha and more.
CLAIRE KELLNER-READ (Australia)
Sydney based Austrian dancer Claire Kellner-Read started Ballet at the age of 3 in the United Kingdom, going on to further her full-time classical training in Austria, Australia and in 2012 the Balletschule Theater Basel, Switzerland, training under a few of the best Ballet Masters in the World.
In 2017 she accepted a career-changing contract with Circus Rio as lead singer & Samba dancer. In 2018 she met and started her Latin training under 10x World Salsa Champion Oliver Pineda.
Since then, Claire's achievements include:
* 2018/19 Undefeated Semi-Pro Female Salso Solo Champion, Australian Dance Cup & World Salsa Solo
* 2019 Professional Female Salsa Solo Champion, World Salsa Solo
Claire is now the principle female dancer in Oliver Pineda’s world renowned Salsa school Latin Motion & the Oliver Pineda Academy.
ALEXANDRE AMOROSO (UK / HK)
MARCOS (Brazil) & ALINA (China)
FRANKY WONG (Hong Kong)
also known as Salsaman , is the Artistic Director of Fun4u Productions as well as one of the key Hong Kong salsa scene builders. Salsaman trains, teaches organizes and hosts all kinds of Salsa parties ~ events ~ festivals.
As the first generation HK Salsa instructor, Salsaman and Salsa Chris (Partner) travel world-wide and share what's new to the HK Salsa community.
SHERMAN CHOW (Hong Kong)
Is a professional dancer, dance teacher, choreographer, performer and dance event organizer. She started dancing at 3 and has been dancing professionally since 16, performing and teaching for more than 12 years. Her background in Ballet and Modern dance helped shape her other dance genre like Latin dances: Standard Latin, Salsa, Bachata, Tango and many others. Sherman won the World Salsa Championship (HK) in the Solo category in 2018.
REBELION SALSERA (Colombia)
From the home of salsa mecca - Columbia came a fantastic and energized group of talented dancers led by multi world champion and team director JC. Always eye catching and with rhythmic crazy sequence, they will surely dazzle you!
COLE LOCKLEY (UK)
Cole was born and raised in England where he studied different dances. It wasn’t until he arrived in Dalian, China that he found his passion for bachata and salsa. Since then Cole has taught in many cities throughout China, and even gone on to teach in other countries, including Hong Kong, South Korea and England. He loves to keep his classes upbeat with lots of development, but also maintain a fun and exciting atmosphere!
DJ RALPH (Curacao/USA)
Ralph has established as one of the region's prominent Djs and has played at some of HK's most popular salsa nights as well as international events.
A regular in International festivals of Hong for many years and a true professsional with a passion to please dancers on the dance floor.
Get ready to dance to Dj Chicagoman's excellent selection of music for dancers.