Classes on March 5, 12 & 19 have been relocated due to ongoing emergency remedial works at The Borough Hall. Please contact our Reception team for further information.
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Inspired by Strictly Come Dancing? Learn classic ballroom moves with our teacher Ivana Ostrowski.
Ivana will be teaching both beginners and intermediate classes, so the class will be tailored to suit your level.
- This is a 6-week course between Mon 19 Feb - Mon 26 Mar
- Please ensure you are booked on the correct level: Beginners (18.45-20.00) or Intermediate (20.15-21.30)
- This course is for ages 18+
Ivana is an international choreographer, dance artist and dance teacher with a diverse background in Ballroom & Latin Dance, Contemporary Dance Theatre as well in the more commercial Theatre Arts.
Ivana competed in Ballroom and Latin Dance in Germany for 10 years and then moved to London, where she graduated in Contemporary Dance Theatre from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. She is a winner of the Simone Michelle Choreography Award, is qualified with the ISTD in both Ballroom and Latin Dance and has served on the Club Dance Faculty of the ISTD (Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing) from 2009-2015.
Ivana has recently been a choreographer, rehearsal director and part of the creative team on Dancing With The Stars in the Middle East for the past 4 seasons. Following the success of this show she was invited to choreograph the Broadway section on 'So You Think You Can Dance' in the Middle East. Ivana has also been a Pro Dancer/Choreographer on Yok Böyle Dans, the Turkish version of Strictly Come Dancing, reaching the Final and achieving 2nd Place in season 2, and has choreographed and performed on O Ses Türkiye, the Turkish version of the Voice.
Further TV, film and stage credits include amongst others Diet on the Dancefloor, The Brit Awards, Strictly Gershwin with the ENO at the Royal Albert Hall, Anton and Erin's 'Cheek to Cheek' at the London Coliseum, The National TV Awards, The Zee TV Awards in Malaysia, Supersize vs Superskinny Me, The Record of the Year Awards, Otello at Glyndebourne Opera, as well as numerous Hollywood and Bollywood appearances as a dancer including The Other Boleyn Girl, Sense and Sensibility, The Way We Live Now, Om Shanti Om, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna and Kabhi Khushi, Kabhie Ghum. She has performed on stages around the World with artists including KT Tunstall, The Darkness, Shaggy, Shahrukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai and Bond. Further she has danced with Susana Montero’s Dance Company, performing at Salsa Congresses worldwide and has been a longstanding principal dancer for the London Theatre of Ballroom.
Ivana is currently teaching people from various backgrounds at several venues throughout London and is very much looking forward to teaching at Greenwich Dance.