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Workshops2020-01-27T21:50:47+00:00

Join us for three amazing workshops! 

This year our instructors are Rauno & Kristiina Ilo.

Rauno & Kristiina are both dual Fellows of the ISTD.  They have been all Soviet Union Champions in Standard, Latin, and 3 time undefeated 10-Dance champions.  They are also World 10-Dance Finalists.  Three years in a row they were the “US Top Professional Ballroom Couple of the Year.”  Rauno & Kristiina own the Starlite Ballroom in Indianapolis and are organizers of the Indianapolis Open DanceSport Competition.

And in “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree department:”

Their daughter, Kathleen, is US Professional 10-Dance Champion for 2017, 2018, and 2019.  Kathleen and her partner Jonas were 3rd in the World 10-Dance Championships in 2018 and 4th in the World 10-Dance Championships in 2019.

10:00am Foxtrot

     Do the feet drive the body?
Or does the body drive the feet?

11:00am Samba

Simple techniques to make your Samba
Sensational!

12:00pm Waltz

How to wow! Give your partner (or judges)
more than the steps!

Join us for three amazing workshops! 

This year our instructors are Rauno & Kristiina Ilo.

Rauno & Kristiina are both dual Fellows of the ISTD.  They have been all Soviet Union Champions in Standard, Latin, and 3 time undefeated 10-Dance champions.  They are also World 10-Dance Finalists.  Three years in a row they were the “US Top Professional Ballroom Couple of the Year.”  Rauno & Kristiina own the Starlite Ballroom in Indianapolis and are organizers of the Indianapolis Open DanceSport Competition.

And in “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree department:”

Their daughter, Kathleen, is US Professional 10-Dance Champion for 2017, 2018, and 2019.  Kathleen and her partner Jonas were 3rd in the World 10-Dance Championships in 2018 and 4th in the World 10-Dance Championships in 2019.

10:00am Foxtrot

     Do the feet drive the body?
Or does the body drive the feet?

11:00am Samba

Simple techniques to make your Samba
Sensational!

12:00pm Waltz

How to wow! Give your partner (or judges)
more than the steps!