About Us2019-02-09T15:30:45+00:00

MISSION AND VISION OF OUR DANCE ACADEMY

The Real Dance Studio

MISSION

The Real Dance Studio provide professional dance instruction for all ages, in an encouraging, friendly and high-quality environment as well as giving a first class entertainment service and a social dancing platform.

VISION

To be the No. 1 dance studio in Dublin transforming the level of dancing in Ireland and creating an environment which enables people to improve their dancing skills in a variety of styles. Connecting a community through dance classes, social dancing, workshops and world class events.

MOTIVATION WILL ALWAYS BEAT TALENT

MEET OUR TEACHERS

Monika Bedrichova
Monika BedrichovaTEACHER (Co-Founder)
Monika, who is originally from the Czech Republic, lived in New York before coming to Ireland in 2005. She started dancing at the age of 7 and when she was 10 she started competing in Ballroom and Latin dances. She has won the Czech group formations championship and many national competitions. She has reached the highest level in amateur ballroom and has won the 2018 Irish Salsa championship. She has been teaching Ballroom and Latin dancing in Ireland since 2009. She specialises in private wedding dance classes and choreography.
David Salazar
David SalazarTEACHER (Co-Founder)
David, who is a native from Venezuela, began his dancing career when he was 16 years old. By the time he was 18 he began the craft of teaching, performing and taking part in competitions. David has a broad knowledge of various dance styles and He has worked with students of all ages.In his achievements he won The Venezuelan National Salsa Competition in 2009 and South American Salsa championship in 2011. David has travelled around the world teaching, performing and attending as a judge.
Johely Guilarte
Johely GuilarteTEACHER (Co-Founder)
Johely joined this fascinating world of dance when she was 11 years old. She started in one of the best and well known companies in Venezuela, Imagen Latina, and became part of this professional team after a while. She is trained in different genres such as Salsa, Bachata, Jazz, Ballet, Folk, etc. She has had the opportunity to dance with few prestigious dance companies in Venezuela, participate in TV programs, dance with national artists as well as represent Venezuela and now Ireland in numerous events and dance championships around the world. She has obtained many titles, the most important being the South American Salsa champion.
Eloy Quezada
Eloy QuezadaTeacher
Eloy, Native from Venezuela. He is a hip hop/street jazz and jazz teacher, he started teaching in 2008 for different dance schools and crews where he had regular classes, masterclasses and big dance competitions.
Experienced in the dance industry in Venezuela, Brasil, Portugal, Belgium, Poland and Ireland where he has taught in workshops and Masterclasses.
His dance background started in 2005 in Caracas, Venezuela Training Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz dance and Hip Hop Dance in the most important dance studios in Caracas.
Lucille Aires
Lucille AiresTeacher
During 2013 as a member in the Lenda Urbana group she learned about Dancehall and created a trio with two other girls from the group. They participated and won different competitions in her home country Brazil.
She has also taken classes with experienced Dancehall instructors such as Laure Courtellemont, Crazyhype, Carolina Mercado among others.
She taught Dancehall in Brazil in 2014 and has been teaching it in Ireland since 2017. She was an English teacher in Brazil for around four years and being able to combine her teaching and dancing skills here in Ireland has been a bless for her.