Ballroom Bootcamp with Jose and Joanna Decamps!
Saturday, February 11th, 2017
The Plaza Ballroom, North Palm Beach
warm up followed by Rumba and Mambo workshops with Jose and Joanna Decamps
snack/power up break
workshop and Rhythm Rounds guided by Jose and Joanna
Ballroom Bootcamp at The Plaza Ballroom
- ~Learn Rumba & Mambo from US and World Rhythm Champions, Jose and Joanna Decamps!!!
- ~Improve your practice skills and conditioning! Brush up on the tools that you need to improve your dancing!
- ~This is for ALL levels, BUT look forward to being challenged both mentally and physically!!!
- ~Pro, Am and Pro-Am (prior experience necessary).
- ~Singles and Partners welcome!
- If you are serious about your dancing THIS IS FOR YOU!
***For more information please contact: Kris Whitney at (954)709-8555
About Jose and Joanna
Jose and Joanna formed their partnership in March of 2007.
They are 4-time US and 3-time World Rhythm Champions, U.S. Mambo Champions and World Salsa Champions. They have appeared on PBS’ “America’s Ballroom Challenge”. Jose and Joanna were also featured on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” dancing with Def Leppard. They are members of the NDCA and the ISTD. Jose and Joanna currently live in New York City.
Jose Decamps, born on the island of Dominican Republic, started dancing at age of 18, found a partner at 19 while working at Fred Astaire Studios East Side New York. Enjoying success as US Fred Astaire Rhythm Champion he went on and won “Couple of the Year” in 97. He then changed dance styles and went to England to study with various world Latin champions.
Shortly after he went back to New York and within the year became US international and open to the world Rising Star Champion, UK Finalist and British Star Champion. Jose was also featured as a lead dancer in “Burn the floor” the US tour, the Dr. Pepper Latin series commercial, the Deballa Morgan “Dance with me” video, and a music video with Vanessa Williams titled “Close to you.”
The Mambo is one of his best dances, and he holds a collection of American and World titles.
Joanna Zacharewicz started dancing at age of 8 in her native country, Poland.
She studied International Latin and Standard and had the good fortune of being trained by some of the World’s masters. Joanna moved to the USA to further advance her dancing career and started competing in new to her American Rhythm style. Soon after, she won her first international title of the World Mambo Champion.
As recognition of her achievement she was invited to perform the winning number as a guess artist on ABCs “Dancing with stars” and Kremlin Cup in Moscow. In the year of 2005 Joanna won another trophy by winning the World Salsa Championships.