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  • Better Late Than Never

    At long last, the WDSF Communications team releases the second of its "My Very Best 2015" programmes: the Latin Edition. To say that it is merely a compilation of the very best Latin dancing during 2015 doesn't do it justice! It's more: it shows you the human side of it all!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • 2016 World Formation Standard

    The WDSF Sports Director advises the Member Bodies that the 2016 World DanceSport Championship Standard Formation will take place in Pécs, HUN, on 4 December. Another major event saved in less than one week!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • Meet The Elite

    The 2016 World Champions Latin, Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, MDA, will be present at this year's SPORTEL convention in Monaco and showcase DanceSport to the leaders in the sports marketing and media industry.

    19/10/2016 read more ...
  • Platja d'aro-bound

    The number of couples that have registered online for the upcoming GrandSlam leg in Platja d'Aro, ESP, has increased by 100% overnight. A total of 67 have entered Standard and Latin so far. Top-ten couples included!

    19/10/2016 read more ...
  • Counting On You

    The World DanceSport Federation and the organisers of the relocated GrandSlam leg are counting on the dancers to make the competitions in Platja d'Aro, ESP, a success - in terms of participation as well as of level of competition. 

    18/10/2016 read more ...
  • GrandSlam Moscow Moves To Costa Brava

    After careful consideration of pros and cons, the WDSF Managing Committee moves the fifth regular leg of the 2016 GrandSlam Series from Moscow to Platja d'Aro, the Mediterranean resort just north of Barcelona, ESP.

    17/10/2016 read more ...

Strictly Ballroom 14/04/2014

Strictly ... A Musical

The movie that made for Hollywood taking a blockbuster look at the world of DanceSport in the early 1990s, Strictly Ballroom, has been adapted to the theatrical stage by its director, Australian Baz Luhrmann.

"Strictly Ballroom, The Musical" opened on Saturday 12 April in Sydney. The world premiere was very favourably reviewed. Here is one.

There’'s something about Strictly Ballroom that captures the heart, even when you know exactly how this tale is going to play out

And with all the magic that live musical theatre can create, Baz Luhrmann’s new stage version of his 1992 film Strictly Ballroom packs way more sensory punch than the film ever could.

Daily Telegraph. More here!

QjU3JZKBLZM|Strictly Ballroom The Musical! Now Playing!