Introductory Dance Workshops and Winter Intensive

Join our series of virtual introductory dance workshops towards our Winter Virtual Intensive TEADE 2020

Introductory Dance Workshops with diverse dance styles :

Ballet ,Modern Technique , Contemporary Dance Technique , Jazz , Hip Hop , South Asian Dance ,African Dance , Afro- Cuban Dance , Salsa, Argentinian Tango , Flamenco and Choreographic Contemporary Tango workshops.

Open for Intermediate and Advanced level of dance students and professional dancers.

These are introductory workshops towards our WINTER VIRTUAL TEADE 2020 (Dec 16-20)

A five days intensive with the same diversity of classes as our workshops ( scroll down for more information )

Virtual Introductory Workshops Schedule


Cuban born Mr. Carret is an award-winning choreographer and principal dancer who has created more than 60 original works.He was as principal dancer and choreographer at Danza Espiral from Matanzas, Cuba,and performed many renowned Cuban choreographers’ works such as Narciso Medina’s piece “Metamorphosis”, a Cuban modern classic.He has created choreographies for the International Ballet competitions in Cuba and for the Youth America Grand Prix international competition (2018) held in Canada.Many of his awarded works are still part of the repertoire of several companies such as Danza Libre,Danza Fragmentada from Guantanamo,Cuba and Ballet Creole Canada, among others. As a principal dancer he toured in Spain, Canada, Martinica,Saint Kitts & Nevis and Guadalupe. Mr Carret performed at the International Ballet Festival in Cuba and one his awarded piece “Invernal” was danced at a special gala in which a Dance Award was given to Prima Ballerina Absoluta Alicia Alonso. Mr Carret received many awards that were given by prestigious dance artists in Cuba such as : Narciso Medina ,Clara Luz Rodriguez, Isidro Leonardo Rolando Thondike and Ramiro Guerra among others.

Carret first shared his unique Cuban dance style and heritage with Canadian audiences in 2005 as a guest dancer with Decidedly Jazz Dance Works (Calgary) and Dance Immersion’s Erie Music Festival (2010). His many credits include permanent guest teaching and choreographing for Toronto’s Ballet Creole School and Company and guest choreographer for Ballet Jorgen Canada (2011-12 Solos and Duets series ) Since 2015 he is a guest teacher at the acclaimed University of North Carolina's School of the Arts Dance Program (Winston Salem, USA). Jose is the Founding Artistic Director of Danza Corpus (Cuba) and Danza Corpus Canada (DCC). Danza Corpus Canada was awarded the Aboriginal and Culturally Diverse Training Grant by the Ontario Arts Council in 2014, 2015 and 2016 . In 2016, Mr. Carret served as the Ontario Arts Council’s Artistic Advisor for Operational Grants. Mr Carret is the founder artistic director of International Dance Intensive TEADE ( since 2011) that takes place in Cuba every summer and recently has done the first International Virtual IX Version last July 2020. He is a member of Dance Ontario .


Guest instructors for Introductory Workshops and WINTER TEADE 2020

1 Senyo Akakpo - Hip Hop -Canada

2 Mercedes Bernardez - Ballet - Canada

3 Johanna Bergfelt- Dancer and Contemporary Dance teacher- Associate Artist and teacher of the Toronto Dance Theatre school.

4 Jose Angel Carret - Modern Dance / Salsa -Artistic Director of TEADE and Corpus Dance of Cuba and The Carret Dance Conservatory - Canada

5 Marlene Carbonell- Former National Dance Dancer of Cuba - Cuba

6 Maritel Centurion - Flamenco - Master and dancer of Spanish Dances- Canada

7 Ingrid Diaz Cespedes- Afro Cuban - Cuba - Canada

8 Laura Fiorucci- Ballet - Venezuela - Artistic Director of the Official Ballet of Córdoba, Argentina. Editor Director of the Vicente Nebrada Foundation, Director of: Baires Sur Ballet and Ballet Immigrant of Buenos Aires

9 Osiel Gouneo- First dancer of Bayerisches Staatsballett -Cuba - Germany Participates in the Conference

10 Aurora Lubiz- Argentine Tango -Dancer, Choreographer and Argentine Tango Teacher- Argentina

11 Mafa Makhubalo- South African Folk Dance Dancer and Choreographer Mafa Dance Village Dance Company Artistic Director - South Africa - Canada

12 Yuhala Muy - Cuban Folklore / Mambo / Cha Cha - Lead dancer of Ballet Creole Canada / Cuba- Canada

13 Lidice Nuñez- Former dancer and choreographer of National Dance of Cuba. Artistic Director of Alas Dance Company (USA)

14 Nicola Pantin- Jazz- Jazz and Modern Dance Teacher and Choreographer- Canada

15 Patrick Parson - Durham Dance Technician-Artistic Director of Ballet Creole - Canada

16 Lata Pada - South Asian Dances - Artistic Director of Sampradaya Dance Academy and Creations Canada

17- Julio Zurita- Contemporary Tango - Dancer, Choreographer -Musician- Argentina

Julio Zurita- Choreographer - Argentina

A graduate from the Contemporary Dance Workshop of the San Martín Theater. In his time in Spain he created four shows;in Buenos Aires,he debuted with his work “Laberinto” as Director of the Ballet of the Astor Piazzolla Foundation. He was an advisor in dance and choreography for the "Fundación Astor Piazzolla", also an actor and choreographer in the short film "La invencion de Morel". He performs the choreography in the movie “Palermo Hollywood”. He was assistant choreographer in the International Musical Theater Company directed by Chet Walker and Ricky Pashkus. He staged choreographies for the show “tangos por vos” by Julia Zenko; created and staged the choreographies and co-directed “Cirtango”, winner of the ACE Award “Best Coffee Concert Show 2003”, where he also participated as a guest artist. He also composes the choreography for the show “Bajo Fondo Tango Club” directed by Gustavo Santaolalla. He composes the choreographies of “Animal Porteño”, a show by Marcela Paoli. He directs and assembles the choreographies of various corporate events such as the launch of "Nativa" Coca Cola Argentina and B-Men perfume. He directs and assembles the choreographies of “Doble corte”. He is hired as an associate choreographer for the "Evita" Korean version. He creates the company ladoCiego that currently directs and premieres the work "middleweight".With this company, he toured New Zealand . He directed and choreographed of the house “Abasto tango”. He also performed choreographies in commercials for "Coca Cola" Spain, "Wanadoo" France, "Parmiggiano Reggiano" Italy, "BN" France, "Sedal" Argentina, "Expedia" Germany, "Telefonica" Spain, "Swatch" (with Blueman Group ) UK, "Ambient" USA, "Verizon" and "Playtex" USA, "Seat" Spain, "Renault" France, "Nevsky Center" Russia, among others. Zurita presented the show Arrabal, created together with Gustavo Santaolalla, Sergio Trujillo and John Waistman as a world premiere in Toronto in February 2014. Also , at the XV Ibero-American Theater Festival in Bogotá 2016 and finally he presented with this company at the American Repertorio Theater Boston in May 2017. Arrabal has just been awarded two important Ellios Norton Awards by the Association of Theater Critics of Boston, USA. In 2018 he created two short films, as director and choreographer. In 2019 he creates Luz de día, a choreographic project in a private space. In 2020 he plans to start the assembly of Hotel Maquina Roja, with a premiere in Buenos Aires.

Julio was a guest artist for VIRTUAL IX TEADE 2020


A Virtual International Dance Intensive with 5 days of 3 classes per day open for Intermediate and advanced students and professional dancers .




For information on cost per packages


Introductory Virtual Workshops 2020


WINTER VIRTUAL TEADE 2020' 6 options:

* 1 Workshop Class

* 5 Workshop Classes

* 10 Workshop Classes

* All 19 Workshops Classes

*10 Workshops Classes and WINTER VIRTUAL TEADE 2020

* All 19 Workshops Classes and WINTER VIRTUAL TEADE 2020


November 20th- 11:59 pm Eastern Time Canada


December 16th -11:59pm Eastern Time Canada


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