Tropical Soul is thrilled to announce the release of the TS Winter Choreography courses.

It’ll be 14 weeks of training all leading up to our bi-annual event, the WINTER GALA (Saturday, 16th of May) as well as a chance to perform at many other events like Sydney Bachata Festival, Australia Latin/Salsa Open and more.

Join us for this exhilarating journey of dance for thrilling opportunities to perform live on stage!

All our choreographies will propel your dancing to the next level, as you will acquire or improve essential dance skills ranging from body movement, spins, stage presence, lines, technique and accurate footwork!

Join the family, join the fun!



All choreographies start on the week of February 8th, 2015 and end on the week before the Winter Gala, which is on Saturday May 16, 2015.

Total: 14 weeks of training


Project Salsa
(Intermediate Level)
9:30pm – 10.30pm
(Starts 9 Feb)
Ray & partnerCatered for students of level 2, 3 or above
Salsa Elite Team
(Advanced Level)
9:30pm – 11pm
(Starts 12 Feb)
Josie & SteveCatered for students of level 4 or Adv Salsa
(contact Josie if interested: josie@tsdance.com.au)
Salsa Pro
(Professional Level)
9:30pm – 11pm
(Starts 11 Feb)
Josie CoteBy invitation only (contact Josie if interested: josie@tsdance.com.au)
(note: available through Squad Membership)
Cuban Soul
(Open Level)
5.00pm – 6.00pm
(10 Jan* Early Start)
Coco & partner*Early Start as team will be performing at the NZ Cuban Festival


Juan Direction
(Men Bachata Shines)
Mondays9:30pm – 10:30pm (Starts 9 Feb)Juan RuizInvitation Only (contact Juan if interested: juan@tsdance.com.au)
B-Unit Bachata
(Intermediate Level)
6.30pm – 7.30pm
(Starts 8 Feb)
Juan & partnerIntermediate. Must be attending or completed Level 3. (contact Juan if interested: juan@tsdance.com.au)
Bachateros Advanced
(Advanced Level)  
9:45pm – 11.15PM
(Starts 10 Feb)
Juan & ShadeBy invitation only (contact Juan if interested: juan@tsdance.com.au)
(note: available through Squad Membership)
Bachata Rueda TeamTuesdays
(Starts 10 Feb)
Coco & partnerOpen Level


Ladies CHA CHA Shines
(Open Level)
4:00pm – 5:00pm
(Starts 8 Feb)
Josie CoteOpen Level, but must have experience dancing Salsa or Cha Cha.
Ladies Urban STYLZ
(Advanced Level)
5:00pm – 6.30pm
(Starts 8 Feb)
Josie CoteAdvanced level only (contact Josie if interested: josie@tsdance.com.au)
(note: available through Squad Membership)
(Open Level)
6:30pm – 7.30pm
(Starts 8 Feb)
Jack & partnerOpen Level

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All teams will have many opportunities to perform in local and national events! ALL teams will perform at the Summer Gala Party on Saturday 22nd November and may also be performing at:

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The choreography fee covers:

  • 14 weeks of training
  • Entry to the Winter GALA
  • Free access to HD video of your performance
  • Free access to digital photos of your performance
  • Team  t-shirt at a discounted price of $10 (regular value of $30)
PRICING – UNTIL 2nd of FEBRUARY1ST CHOREO2nd CHOREO ($50 discount)3rd CHOREO & + ($50 discount)
REGULAR PRICE$280$230$180
MEMBER PRICE$252$207$162
  • Your choreo course must be paid in full by the 2nd of February to benefit from special price.
  • A valid membership must be maintained for the duration of the choreography course to benefit from the member’s discount.
PRICING – AFTER 2nd of FEBRUARY1ST CHOREO2nd CHOREO ($50 discount)3rd CHOREO & + ($50 discount)
REGULAR PRICE$300$250$200
MEMBER PRICE$270$225$180
  • These prices apply if you have not paid your choreo course in full by the 2nd of Feb.


  • You can secure your spot on the choreogphy by paying the Full amount (directly at reception) or by paying a $100 deposit.
  • For those doing more than 1 choreography, a payment in 2 or 3 instalments can be arranged, however second pricing options apply (please inquire).

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When registering for a choreography course, you agree to the following terms and conditions:

  • A $100 deposit per choreography will secure my spot in the choreography course
    If you have chosen to participate in (Bachateros Advanced, Salsa Pro-Am and Ladies Shines Advanced require auditions/invitations, please contact the instructor).
  • Choreography fees (including the $100 deposit) are non-refundable as TSDS must pre-plan accordingly to team details such as number of couples and/or individuals, choreography routines and arrangements, and other resources. TSDS is not responsible if I change my mind or if my circumstances change.
  • Full payment of the choreography course(s) is due on or before the start of your choreography course.
  • Discounts on following choreography course(s) such as 2nd, 3rd choreographies apply when it is within the current choreography session (not for any other previous choreography sessions).
  • By booking for this choreography course, I confirm that I am available and I am committing myself to attend these 15 training sessions.
  • I am aware that extra training sessions with my team or my dance partner may be required and am willing to go all in and work hard to become the best dancer I can be!
  • Any additional training session with the choreographer, outside of the scheduled 15 sessions, will be charged at only $10 per person per hour.
  • If more than 1 training session is missed, a private lesson will need to be booked with my choreographer to catch up. Private lessons for choreo courses are offered at a discounted rate of $60 per hour for 1 person, $70/hr for 2, and $80/hr for 3 people.
  • If I miss more than 3 training sessions, I understand I may not have the chance to perform with my team.
  • I will plan approximately $100 (exclusive of dance shoes) for the purchase of my performance costume.
  • The use of any images and/or videos made from trainings, rehearsals, and the performances may be used for promotional purposes by TSDS so don’t forget to smile!

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Register early to reserve your spot for the choreography of your choice for only $100.

Please note that by reserving your spot:

  • You agree to the terms and conditions outlined above.
  • You commit to do the choreography course.
  • You understand that this amount is non-refundable.
Reserve your spot for only $100


If the choreography that you want it’s not on the drop-down list, please contact the team leader directly.

You cannot register for the “by invitation only” choreographies unless you have been given the permission by the corresponding instructor.

ALL Online transactions will incur a 2% fee displayed as “Shipping & Handling”. Please refer to our Price Structure for more information.