Instructors

  • Art: known for his marital arts approach to Salsa; can usually find him at social dances around KW.
  • Lisa: a contemporary dancer by trade; Lisa will beat you up if you are offbeat!
  • Allison: UBC Alum with years of experience teaching dance; Trained in Ballet, Pointe and Jazz.
  • Emily: joining Mambo in 2012, Emily was a lazy bum for 5 years before finally earning her armband.
  • Dennis: skipping the beginner class completely, Dennis somehow managed to succeed and is now a master of his own style?
  • Saba: longest serving Mambo president; Saba is now exploring any styling involving glutes.
  • Clarissa: another Mambo beginner that rose up the ranks quickly; Clarissa is secretly a Gremlin.

A CONTEMPORARY DANCER BY TRADE; THIS SELF PROCLAIMED FAVOURITE DISCIPLE WILL BEAT YOU UP IF YOU ARE OFFBEAT. UBC ALUM WITH YEARS OF EXPERIENCE TEACHING ; TRAINED IN BALLET, POINTE, JAZZ AND LYRICAL BUT NOW FOCUSES ON STYLING. JOINING MAMBO IN 2012, EMILY ROTATED HER PERSONALITIES FOR 5 YEARS AND FINALLY CAME BACK TO EARN HER ARMBAND IN 2017. SKIPPING THE BEGINNER CLASS COMPLETELY; THIS CHUMP SOMEHOW MANAGED TO CATCH UP AND IS NOW A MASTER OF HIS OWN STYLE? LONGEST RUNNING MAMBO PRESIDENT; SABA STARTED AS A BEGINNER AND IS NOW EXPLORING ANY STYLING INVOLVING GLUTES. ANOTHER MAMBO BEGINNER THAT ROSE UP THE RANKS QUICKLY; CLARISSA IS SECRETLY A GREMLIN LOOKING FOR WATER.

mambo armbands

Generation 1 (2009) - Laurian, Melissa, Avery, Vic, Angie, Emilie

     

Generation 2 (2010) - Mirabelle, Kelly, Sheila, Scott

   

Generation 3 (2011) - Rebekah, Sue, Lepre, Haythem, Emily

    

Generation 4 (2012) - Carla, Dina, Alexia

  

Generation 5 (2013) - Eryka, Kenny, Tess, Tania

   

Generation 6 (2014) - Lyle, Mina, Igor

   

Generation 7 (2015) - Lisa, Amanda, Dennis, Saba, Curtis

    

Generation 8 (2016) - Momeo, Kevin, Clarissa, Esther, Tamim, Amin, Bee

       

Generation 9 (2017)- Yanyan, Katy, Nathania, Peter, Claire

    

Class Pictures

2007/2008

 

2009

 

2010/2011/2012

   

2013

 

2014

  

2015

   

2016

   

2017

  

2018