International Cabaret

The Federal Association of Teachers of Dancing is proud to announce that the 2009 NCDC will feature current World Professional Latin American Champions Michael Malitowski & Joanna Leunis from Poland.michael_and_joanna2

Michael & Joanna commenced dancing together in autumn 2002. Before dancing together, they both had very successful careers with different partners.

Since teaming up, they have achieved the following career highlights in the Latin American style…

2008

World Professional Championship 1st Place

Open British Professional Championship 1st Place

European Professional Championship 1st Place

UK Open Professional Championship 1st Place

2007

International Professional Championship 1st Place

European Professional Championship 1st Place

UK Open Professional Championship 1st Place

2006

International Professional Championship 1st Place

2005

International Professional Championship 1st Place

World Professional Championship 2nd Place

World Cup 1st Place

World Masters 1st Place

2004

World Showdance Championship 1st Place

European Showdance Championship 1st Place

2003

European Showdance Championship 1st Place

2002

World Showdance Championship 1st Place

Michael & Joanna’s show is outstanding! You will not want to miss it.

They will perform on both evenings of the 2009 NCDC as well as conduct a Latin American Workshop.

We are excited and proud to present these two wonderful dancers in cabaret for your enjoyment. We hope you will join us at the 2009 NCDC to witness two of the World’s leading exponents of Latin American dancing in action.

The Federal Association is proud to have presented many of the World’s leading dancers in cabaret at the NCDC for your enjoyment.

2009 – Michael Maltowski & Joanna Leunis (Poland)

2008 – Riccardo Cocchi and Yulia Zagoruychenko (USA)

2007 – Bryan Watson & Carmen Vincelj (Germany)

Matthew Rooke & Anna Longmore (Australia)

2006 – Michael Wentink & Kristina (South Africa)

2005 – Michael Wentink & Tebogo (South Africa)

2004 – Massimo Giorgianni & Alessia Manfredini (Italy)

2003 – Paul Killick & Hanna Karttunen (England)

2002 – Jukka Haapalainen & Sirpa Suutari (Finland)

2001 – Jason Roditis & Tonia Kosovich (Greece)

Paul & Ann Wilson (Australia)

2000 – Millennium Dance Spectacular featuring

Jason Roditas & Tonia Kosovich (Greece)

Paul & Ann Wilson (Australia)

Neale & Nicole Byrnes (Australia)

Craig & Suellyn Wilson (Australia)

Jason Beaman & Chelsea Richardson (Australia)

Alex Schembri & Nicky Wirkerman (Australia)

1995 to 1999 Professional Teams Match – 16 of Australia’s leading professional Standard and Latin American couples divided into 4 teams.