Upmarket, sophisticated entertainment orientated events are few and far between in Bangladesh. So when one is organized, the interest from the absolute elite of society is immense. ‘An Evening of Latin Exposure’ will be the first event ever organized that showcases the most famous Spanish and Latin influenced dances such as the Tango, Flamenco, Salsa and many more. More than ten top professional dancers are being flown in from the United Kingdom for performing at this event. The backstage management and show coordination is done by the famous Kelly and Stacy Franklin.
We have selected none other than the Radisson Blu main Ballroom as the venue to host this spectacular event. The Radisson has come on board as an event partner and the new Executive Chef Jed Archdeacon will be designing a special Spanish and Latin influenced menu for the evening. Even the food being served on the evening will transport guests attending on fine dining culinary journey using especially flown in ingredients and spices to deliver authenticity.
Chef Jed Archdeacon was head hunted from Australia and flown in all the way to bring inspiration & his expert knowledge to the already well-established restaurant outlets of Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden such as Sublime, Water Garden Brasserie, Spice & Rice and ChitChat. Chef Jed shall be using his special skills to prepare Latin inspired dishes solely for this event, using specially imported ingredients.
An Evening of Latin Exposure’ will be the first event ever organized that showcases the most famous Spanish and Latin influenced dances such as the Tango, Flamenco, Salsa and many more.
Matt Harris is a professional dancer, choreographer and instructor from London, England. Specialist in partner styles, predominantly Ballroom and Latin American, Matt’s career has taken him across the globe, working on a wide variety of projects. He has performed in film, television and theatre. As a professional, participating internationally, and represented Great Britain as part of a Formation team winning multiple national competitions. In the past he has choreographed music videos, commercials, television shows and movies. Most recently, he performed on Strictly Come Dancing (BBC) and was the ballroom instructor for Emma Watson and Dan Stevens, as well as Beast Double in the feature film, Beauty and the Beast.
Senay Taormina hails all the way from Adelaide, Australia but has spent over 11 years working professionally in the dance industry here in the UK and across the globe. After immersing herself in the new world of Musical Theatre and completing her training she embarked on the beginning of her professional career, allowing her to travel the globe and expand her performance experience. She has worked within the many facets of the dance industry including TV, Live shows, UK Arena tours, Theatre, Opera, Fashion, Cruise ships and Corporate events. Senay was also the co-creator of the career development initiative working with Awareness through Dance UK. Alongside other London professionals she created a guidance program for new graduates. The intensive focused on audition preparation, self-awareness, confidence, becoming a ‘smart’ dancer and marketing oneself as a ‘business’. She has expanded into choreography and teaching within the last three years and is currently the Head of Dance at The MGA Academy of performing Arts, Edinburgh.
Corina Würsch is a London based professional dancer, graduated in 2014 with a BA(Hons) in contemporary dance from the prestigious Trinity Laban Conservatoire for Music and Dance. Her biggest strength is her versatility. At the young age of 4 Corina started with Ballet and it soon became apparent that she has a natural talent and passion for dance. Since then she has gone on to train in various dance styles including contemporary dance, Commercial dance styles, Hip Hop, Jazz and Latin dances, all at professional level. Corina got her first contract from a professional dance company when she was 17. Since then she has continuously worked as a professional dancer and has gained a lot of experience in performing and teaching. Recently she was a dancer in the London Olympic Ceremonies and in the feature movie ‘Cuban Fury’. Corina is not only a brilliant dancer but also a veryinspiring teacher. She loves sharing her skills and passion for dance with her students.
DeLarry Sawyer has been dancing Salsa for eight years. He has been teaching in various venues within the local Salsa scene. His performance experiences include touring with ‘The Mandrells’ Rueda Group and also appeared in the feature movie ‘Cuban Fury’. DeLarry is the winner of the Open European Salsa Championships 2013 in the semi professional category. DeLarry is a very energetic and passionate dancer who combines his talents to come up with exciting shows, which are always an entertaining watch. He can take the audience on a journey from the passionate slow Son dance to the electrifying Timba and breathtaking lifts underlined by the rhythmic beats of Latin Music. DeLarry is also an engaging salsa instructor. His dancing athleticism and beautiful costumes add to the aesthetics of the performance.