Instructors

ElStudio Crew

This is our amazing instructors on the weekly classes. Besides them, we have many more instructors, which comes to our events, workshops etc. 


Stine Ortvad

Lady Styling Salsa, Cuban Salsa, Rueda de Casino, Cuban Moves

Stine Ortvad is the initiator of the association and the daily manager of CphDance of ElStudio. Stine is a professional dancer, who studied at the national dance school in Cuba, where she has lived and studied modern and Cuban dance for 5 years. Stine is the one, Vild Med Dans(Dancing with the Stars) calls, when the dancers need inspiration. Together with 20 other educated dancers, she teaches on the dance school. All the instructors manages to inspire and pass on their skills, in a very inspiring and cheerful way. 

Acibys

Afro-Cuban, Lady Styling Salsa, Reggaetón, Cuban Salsa, Rueda de Casino, Cuban Moves

Dancer from Cuba, who has been dancing professionally for many years. Her specialty is the folkloric part of the Cuban dance.


Anier

Reggaetón, Cuban Salsa, Rueda de Casino, Bachata, Cuban Moves, Cuban dance for kids and adults 

Anier has been a member of the dance school for 10 years, and has previously taught at our salsa courses in Cuba, which is affiliated with the National Dance School La ENA. His specialty is Cuban dance, salsa and reggaetón. He is part of the Cuban Moves dance group, who often makes performances.  


Anna

Dancehall (show class)

Anna is one of the most hyped dancehall instructors throughout the country. She goes to Jamaica annually to keep up with all the latest moves, and loves to teach and get the students to do some delicious dance shows where everyone feels comfortable and welcome.

Anne V.

Standard-Latin, Girly Hip Hop, Burlesque, Swing

Anne is 23 years old and has danced all her life. She is educated from Planum and Stepz, and has grown many kinds of dance at competition level since she was a child.
 
At ElStudio she teaches in Standard-Latin, Girly Hip Hop and Burlesque. Anne's hours are challenging and social, and there is room for both dancing for fun and being ambitious.
Standard-Latin is couple dance like in "Dancing with the Stars", where it is taught in European ballroom dancing. Depending on the level, these standard dances include English rolls, quickstep, slowfox and Viennese rolls, and Latin dancing cha-cha-cha, rumba, samba, jive and pasodoble.
 
Burlesque originates from the 1900s revue, and has been carried out by names like Josephine Baker and Marlene Dietrich. In its modern form, it is a dance genre, which is more showdance inspired by elements from Pussycat Dolls' and Christina Aguileras choreographies.

Catherine

Twerk

Trained by Twerk Queen, Catherine has gone all in and danced twerk for 2-3 years. Her personal style is very feminine and sensual.

Cecilie

Hip Hop, Girly Hip Hop, Hip Hop/MTV-dance, Musical.ly, Hip Hop/MGP

Daniela

Reggaetón, Dancehall, DanceMix, Bellydance, Burlesque, Classic Female (Burlesque and Bellydance), Jazz and Modern

Daniela is educated dancer from Argentina, and has studied in Denmark in Sceneindgangen. She has several years of experience from her home country, where she has taught at a dance school. She has lived in Denmark for 3-4 years. Daniela is a super sweet instructor who always brings a little humor into her classes.

Egil

Breakdance
 
Egil has been dancing breakdance for 14 years. He started himself as 13 years old, in a small dance room with his friends, today Egil is one of the best and most active breakers in DK and Scandinavia. He has won numerous competitions throughout the world, including "7 to smoke" in Miami, USA. "Allstyle Battle" Toronto, Canada. "Street Star Scandinavia" Stockholm, Sweden. He has been dancing for Christopher, Ramasjang, Dj Static, Quint, subUrban Dance Festival, ID-Identity etc. Egil has a very educational approach to teaching and the hours always consist of fun, cool tricks and sweat on the forehead!

Inci

RetroMix & LatinMix


Jakob

Cuban Salsa, Rueda de Casino

Jakob has a big passion for Cuban culture and music and has danced salsa for 7 years. 

Jens

Breakdance

Jens is Denmark's champion of Breakdance for children and adolescents (under 18 years old). He has danced for 5 years. Jens has participated in many competitions in Denmark and abroad.

Lorena

Jazz & Modern, Afro Jazz, Vinyasa Yoga, Pregnant Yoga, Afterbirth Yoga

Lorena has been dancing since she was 7 years old. She studied her BA in Choreography at Institut del Teatre de Barcelona, and has performed and worked in different countries like Argentina, Spain, Germany, South Africa and Denmark. Now she combines her life teaching dance, yoga and pilates. 

Louise (Twerk Queen)

Twerk

Louise Twerk Queen is 27 years old and Denmark's leading twerk dancer. She is also educated in psychology at the University of Copenhagen. She has managed to make all Denmark aware of this trendy dance form, with the focus on the butt. According to Twerk Queen, twerk is a feminist dance, where you appreciate the natural body in all its greatness.

Luciano

Brazilian Samba, Afro, LatinMix, Creative Dance

Luciano has his own samba group and has taught in Denmark for 10 years.

Malie

Dancehall

Malie has been to Jamaica many times and was inspired by great artists down there. She is educated dancer in Denmark and has her very own dancehall style, which is very musical.

Maria

Streetdance/Hip Hop, House, DanceMix

Maria is 24 years old and has always had urban dance in her life. It became really serious when she started in 2014 at Hotsteppers 1-year Hip Hop and Urban dance education in KBH.
The clearest feature of Maria as dancer is her groove, soft movements and expressing different emotions. She focuses mostly on the styles Hip Hop, House and Waacking. In addition to a lot of dance training, she has participated in various dance projects, such as dancer for Drag Queen Miss Boney Honey, in Top Notch Crew's dance video and to Danish Open Belly Dance (2016). At ElStudio she teaches children, adolescents and adults. This season in Streetdance / Hip Hop Basis, DanceMix and Dance for children and adults.

Michaela

Girly Hip Hop, Dancehall, House, Bellydance Fusion

Michaela was introduced to bellydance when she was 15 years old, by her then English teacher, who was a recognised dancer within the Danish bellydance community. Since then, she has broadened her dance horizon by attending a two year modern and classical dance education in Århus, and hereafter she attended the Hotstepper 1-year Hip Hop and Urban dance education. Although she has been exposed to many dance styles over the years, she has developed her own style mixing oriental dance background with dance styles such as Dancehall, Waacking, Classical Modern and more.

Mikaela

DanceMix, Hip Hop, House, Waacking, Dancehall, Twerk, LatinMix, RetroMix

Mikaela has been dancing since she was 9 years old and loves to explore different styles and subgenres. Mikaela has taken 3 dance educations through Fitness World and has participated in a dance project at Det Kongelige Teater. In addition to dancing at various dance schools in the country, Mikaela has taken the dance special at GIH: The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, and danced at several recognized dance schools in NYC.
Besides the dance, Mikaela is soon a graduate physiotherapist and enjoys combining this with the dance. At Mikaela's hours you are guaranteed sweat on your forehead and smile on your lips.

Mikael

Breakdance


Puk

Standard-Latin, Hip Hop, Showdance

 
Puk is 21 år years old and from Køge. She has experience with a lot of different dance styles, but her passion is for Standard-Latin. 
 
To be a dance instructor is just the best job! Dance gives a lot of life confirmation
 

Rose

Modern Dance, Rhythmic Dance, MGP-dance, Hip Hop, Creative Dance, MTV-dance


Shasyaa

Bollywood



Sofie

Rhythmic dance for kids, Hip Hop / MGP

Tone

Twerk

Tone started with twerking in 2015 in Copenhagen. She is a self learned dancer from Norway with a lot of courage and attitude, and a big passion for music and dance. Tones classes are fun and the twerkout is danced to African, Spanish and Hip Hop music. 

Victoria

Afro Beats, Dancehall, Hip Hop

Victoria lives in Sweden, and has been dancing Samba and Dancehall for many years and loves the traditional Ragga / Dancehall style. She has her own dance group in Sweden. 

Vicky

Rhythmic and Dance

Vicky is 35 years old and adopted from India. She has danced since she was 2 years old, where she danced sports dance at tournament level. She has danced professional Jazz Ballet, Funk, Riverdance, Step, and Classical Ballet, Show Dance, Hip Hop, Lambada, Jitterbug, Rock 'n' Roll, Techno Dance etc.

Vicky has taught for several years as a dance instructor and worked as a production manager at a theater for children 12-16 years. At ElStudio, Vicky teaches Rhythmic and Dance.  

Xenia

Girly Hip Hop, Rhythmic Dance, Hip Hop/ MGP

Xenia is 22 years old and has danced since she was very small. She has participated in various dance competitions in both Denmark and abroad and has always loved to experiment with different styles. She is educated in Copenhagen within everything from Hip Hop to Ballet. However, she has always had a passion for the feminine and commercial part of the dance, which she cultivates as part of Copenhagen White Cats, and as a cheerleader for FC Copenhagen. In her teaching, she highlights the fact that everybody is having fun and getting a good break from the everyday life. At the same time, she ensures that you get challenged and get sweat on the forehead.