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    14 members of the World DanceSport Federation Presidium are currently in Barcelona, ESP, for their first meeting of the year. Over the next three days, the body that is entrusted with governing DanceSport between the Annual General Meetings will do just that.

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  • Coming Soon

    The WDSF Headquarters will conduct an online survey among the 89 National Member Bodies in the near future. Students of the Lausanne-based Academy of Sports Science and Technology are also involved in the survey process.

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    Jaak Vainomaa and Taina Savikurki, the 2016 World Champions Ten Dance, were nominated for the "Sports Personalities of the Year" award in Finland. Sports journalist put them on the ballot and the TV audience in fifth place.

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  • The World Games 2017 Wroclaw

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    17/01/2017 read more ...
  • U.S. A Success!

    The first figures are in for the six-part World DanceSport GrandSlam Series airing on public broadcast stations all across the United States. Six hours of Latin and Standard dancing in the GrandSlams were broadcast 2,000 times!

    16/01/2017 read more ...
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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!