Pele e Magda


Pele e Magda

From SPA/IT

Magda Liuzza is a Italian-Polish professional dancer.

Her journey with dancing started early with the ballroom dance, wich practiced for 10 years. At the age of 16 she found out about salsa and bachata, she felt in love with this style's.

 

She danced throughout Poland with "Los Bailadores" team and studied with Cris De La Pena. At the age of 20 she moved to Italy for teaching in several shools and for doing shows. When she was 22, she moved to Cali - Colombia for study salsa Cali style with the best as Swing Latino and she won the first place in the National Bachata Competition.

 Later on, she come back to Italy and founded her team, called Latin Fenix. They won the third place in Hong Kong Word Salsa Championship 2016 and they are also italian champion 2016 and 2017.



Jordi Pelegrí (Pele), dancer, DJ and event organizer, was born in Barcelona in 1978 and comes from a family dedicated to the world of partner dance, who founded one of the largest dance schools in Barcelona that currently enrolls over 2000 students. Since a very young age, he started dancing ballroom dancing, funky, tap and so on, and it is in 2005 when he found out the world of salsa and bachata and completely focused on it.



In 2006 he travelled to Dominican Republic and fell in love with its culture, people and music. Every year he visits the island to get to know more and more about its dances and history.


He teaches Bachata, Kizomba, salsa and rueda de casino in Bailongu dance school, also being the director of Touch Barcelona (Ataca y La Alemana coed company) and his own company called Bachata Lovers with more than 40 dancers.


He has also worked with various artists such as the latest Prince Royce & Shakira video clip .