Oscar Castellanos - CEO & Dance Instructor
Oscar Castellanos is the CEO and founding director of Dance Amor. He is an accredited DanceSport Australia instructor and has been successfully running his studio for 10 years. Although he was late to enter the dance scene, Oscar has proven to be a rising star in the world of latin and ballroom! Throughout life, his focus and motivation have guaranteed his success in endeavours from school sporting events to independent business projects.
It is this drive and ability to learn quickly that has resulted in Oscar’s impressive collection of awards both statewide and nationally. Those that he values most reflect his ability as a teacher, winning multiple instructor awards for best student average, and best student/teacher performance.
Over the last decade, Oscar has concentrated on learning and understanding over 16 dance styles with the goal of understanding their individual similarities and differences. Now he is at the cutting edge of his research and has created a system to pass this knowledge onto his students in a was that is fast, effective, and efficient.
Oscar’s passion for learning and improving himself as an artist and dancer has sent around the globe, learning from the Mambo king Eddie Torres, Fernando Sosa and most recently Carlos Aragon del carpio.
For the last decade he has specialised in social Latin and Ballroom dance as well as wedding and performance choreography. However, after his recent expedition to Argentina, Oscar is pursuing the rising style of sensual bachata. After his time learning and dancing with influential figures like Jorge Solohaga (trifecta champion in both salsa and bachata) he is eager to share his new passion and knowledge with the rest of Adelaide!
Oscar from Dance Amor is one of the grooviest teacher we know. He is constantly updating his skills all over the world and keeping up with the trends to ensure that his students are constantly exposed to what the rest of the dance industry has to offer.
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