Many of our special guest performers also offer private and group dance instruction so see the links below to visit their websites.
Rafael Salsero Rafael Salsero
Rafael (Ayure) Salsero, a native of Colombia, is a master salsa instructor recognized and respected for his salsa expertise and highly successful instruction.
Lucas PratLucas Prat
Lucas Prat is a professional Latin dancer from Argentina. There he studied modern and classical styles, including salsa and regaeton with Esencia de Mi Pueblo school and hip hop, afrocuban and jazz at Susana Soria Arch Studio.
Salsa ChallengeSalsa Challenge
Led by Sam Gill, Jenny Gill and Carlos Martin, Salsa Challenge offers dance instruction and instructional videos as well as hosts the SalsaTALK Podcast. They direct a female rueda de casino salsa group, Salseritas, and a non-profit dance program for teens called SalsAmigos.
Gavaio FierrosGavaio Feirros
Gavaio Feirros is the founder of Capoeira Denver and is a nationally recognized capoeirista.
Jess & Dana Carl Dixon
Director of Bateria Alegria and lead instructor of the Boulder Samba School, Carl is a professional percussionist and holds multiple degrees in percussion performance. Carl performs with the Brazilian music bands Ginga Grande and Sambadende, among others.
Lili and JerryLiliane and Jerry Hunter
This dancer-guitarist combo are relatively unknown on the Front Range but bring a powerful performance that will take you to the streets of Spain. They have each been playing and performing Flamenco for nearly 10 years, studying under many renowned instrutors.
Brandy DewBrandy Dew
An aerial dance instructor and performer, Brandy has performed in circus shows, corporate events, stage productions, and burlesque shows. She was awarded the honor of Westword's Best Burlesque Aerialist and continues to enlighten stages across Colorado and the US.




Many Thanks to all our amazing talented performers:


En Fuego Dancers


Bateria Alegria


Salsa Challenge
Sam Gill
Jenny Gill
Carlos Martin
Keera Cohens
Dani Barberel
Josh Munger
David Wilson
Lauren Glover