Intro Foxtrot & Swing Workshop with Special Guest Brian Fortuna
Special Intro Foxtrot & Swing Workshop with Guest Instructor Brian Fortuna (DWTS)
Learn the Basics of the American classic social dances
**Scroll down for Brian's Bio. Click on Videos on the right of Brian dancing Foxtrot and Swing on Dancing With the Stars.
No Partner, No Experience Required!
Brian Fortuna (Guest), Marisa Hamamoto
Sherman Oaks Dance Academy
14622 Ventura Blvd., #204, Sherman Oaks, CA
** Performance Group Members Discount (Salsa, Ladies): $10
Brian Fortuna (Guest Instructor) Former Pro Dancer, Dancing With the Stars (USA), Strictly Come Dancing (UK), and Burn the Floor (AUS). Brian competed on Dancing with the Stars during its 4th season; partnering former Miss USA, Shandi Finnessey. His television success allowed him to dance as a principal dancer in the next two national Dancing with the Stars tours. Brian did double duty on the tour and was chosen to also host the third DWTS tour in front of sold out audiences of 15,000 people per night. His hosting talents captured the attention of ABC who chose Brian as series co-host with his Dancing with the Stars partner Shandi for ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars…Online Encore.” In 2008, Brian was invited to join the cast of Strictly Come Dancing, where he competed with M People’s Heather Small and finished a respectable 8th. Series 7 in 2009 saw Brian partnered with former Hollyoaks and The Bill actress, Ali Bastian. The pair placed danced their way to the semi-finals. Brian was Lead Choreographer and Consulting Producer for the TV series Dancing on Wheels, in which disabled and able-bodied contestants were paired as they learn the art of Ballroom and Latin DanceSport. Brian is currently a sought after dancer, actor, choreographer, host, and instructor in Los Angeles.