Workshops & Timetable


The Cruise Deck Club, 45 Kawaka Street, Mount Maunganui.

Coast To Coast Instructors
  • Ethan Butler & Nikita Brown
  • Andrew Boddis & Toni Rendell
  • Rebecca Lausburg & Peter Randrup
  • Ryan & Hannah Phillips-Wood

You Think You Know: Instructors Ryan & Hannah Phillips Wood 

You don’t know what you don’t know, but you think you know it! Join us for a journey back in time to revisit the techniques that help you become a better dancer and make every dance top notch!

Geometry: Instructors Ethan Butler & Nikita Brown

Get ready to cut some shapes on the dance floor with us! This interactive workshop will explore how to create shapes, angles and lines using your body, partnership, posture, positioning and the space you create together as you dance. 

Chill to Zoom: Instructors Andrew Boddis & Toni Rendell

There are some awesome songs out there with a wide range of bpm, but do you…. can you…. dance to them all? If the zoom zoom zoom songs and the chillaxing songs are a challenge, or if they take you outside your comfort zone then come to this workshop! Let us help you dance in the fast lane and then apply the brakes for the slow lane and have some fun with it.

The Triangle of Connection: Instructors Rebecca Lausburg & Peter Randrup

Learn the three elements of the connection triangle and become more confident, empowered and aligned with your partner and the music.

Let’s talk about….dance baby!: Ethan & Nikita Brown

Connection, musicality and style – 3 words that are important to what we do. Join us as we share tips and tricks on how to use these 3 things to make any and every dance enjoyable for both you and your partner. 

3D Dancing: Instructors Ryan & Hannah Phillips Wood

Up, down, side-to-side, front-to-back and diagonals! All of these are different dimensions your dance can take while still maintaining our accordion motion. In this workshop we will explore our favourite ways to take our dances from 2D to 3D.

Workshop Timetable

9:30 am -10:15 am Ryan & Hannah Phillips Wood

10:30 am-11:15 am Ethan & Nikita Brown

11:30 am-12:15 pm Rebecca & Peter

12:30 pm-1:15 pm Andrew & Toni

1:15 pm-2:25 pm Ethan & Nikita Brown

2:30 pm-3:15 pm Ryan & Hannah Phillips Wood