Evelyn and Boon Cheong have been teaching salsa together since October 2005. Having fun is the essence of their dancing teaching philosophy. Their warmth and personal touch in instruction, have endeared many students to them.
Eve started salsa in mid 2004 and is trained in many dances, such as spanish dance and jazz, as part of her degree in theatre studies @ Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. Other than sharing her passion for Salsa, Eve is also a speech and drama teacher and stage actress.
Boon has been sweeping the salsa dance floor since May 2003 and has acquired a wide repertoire of dances ranging from modern dance to lindy hop. He believes strongly in being creative in interpretating music, yet having fun dancing.
Boon and Eve are also members of VivaSalsa, a performance team made up of like-minded salsa afficionadoes and friends. Together, Eve and Boon has competed in numerous competitions, such as the DXO Singaopre Salsa 2005 competition; and performed in corporate and public events in front of dignitaries such as President Nathan.
Vivir con miedo es como vivir a medias
A life lived in fear is a life half-lived.
Quoted from the movie Strictly Ballroom