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Alex El Gato & Laura Tiguerona

Key facts

Dance Styles Inc -
Salsa, Dominican Bachata

Origin -
Villa Mella Santo Domingo

Alex was born in Villa Mella Santo Domingo at a time when bachata was still pariah, Alex has danced bachata, merengue and salsa since he was old enough to walk.

With his massive natural blonde afro hair once seen Alex ‘el gato’ certainly won’t be forgotten. Alex is a highly experienced Dominican dance instructor with over 20 years of experience as a dancer, choreographer and teacher.

Laura having danced, taught and travelled extensively in the Republica Dominicana over the past 15 years, training as a teacher in Bailes Tropicales de RD at 'Salsa en 21 horas' in Santo Domingo and as a qualified UKA dance teacher in the UK is well researched and well placed to guide you on your bachata journey with the focus upon how it is danced on the island.

Laura
Alex


With his massive natural blonde afro hair once seen Alex ‘el gato’ certainly won’t be forgotten. Alex is a highly experienced Dominican dance instructor with over 20 years of experience as a dancer, choreographer and teacher.

Alex and Laura Tiguerona have appeared in various TV shows/ Commercials/ Music videos in the UK and internationally. Recently the couple appeared on Canal 13 in Dominican Republic teaching the public on Sabor Tropical TV.

Alex & Laura will be with us for the first time at a Salsa feel the heat event and it is a great pleasure to have them with us and we are sure that many participants will look forward to joining their classes.