Featured Staff (& Judges)

Featured Instructors

Classes at Dance Mardi Gras will be amazing!

  • Mario Robau
  • Ronnie Debenedetta
  • John Lindo
  • Michael Keihm
  • Brian B & Ms Megan
  • Byron Bellew & Tammy Clark
  • Bryan Jordan & Janie Craft Deroche
  • Satu Ketellapper & Mike Wagner
  • Eric Nava & Rachael Mercedes
  • Bella Viramontes
  • John Burns & Suzanne Mosley
  • Jeff Mumford
  • more coming soon…

UCWDC Judges

We’ve got some of the most respected judges for you:

  • Tony Lee (Contest Coordinator)
  • Bill Robinson
  • Satu Ketellapper
  • David Appell
  • Carmen Goodman
  • Richard McMurrich
  • Sherry Tovell
  • Antoinette Santoro
  • Sherry Reynolds
  • Shari Huggett Milton¬†
  • Lee Harpe
  • Marcy Harpe
  • Bob Wheatley

Country DJ’s

Playing your Country tunes

  • Mona Broussard
  • Jonathan Baumeister
  • Ron Moose

Swing Judges

UCWDC & WSDC Competition

  • John Lindo (Head Judge)
  • Michael Kiehm
  • David Appel
  • Bryan Jordan
  • Byron Bellew
  • Tammy Clark Duke
  • Jeff Mumford
  • Bella Viramontes

Your MC’s

Here are the voices of Dance Mardi Gras 2023

  • Mario Robau
  • Steve Zener
  • Ronnie DeBenedetta

Swing DJ’s

Playing your WCS tunes

  • Ruby Lair
  • Victor Loveira
  • John Lindo

Social Dancing:

  • 30min of social dancing between each workshop
  • Evening dancing starts at 10pm each evening
  • Music mix of 50% Country & 50% Swing
  • WCS, Two Step, Nightclub, Triple Two, Hustle, ECS