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Carlos & Elli

Carlos Galiano & Elli Torres are the founders, directors and principal instructors of Latin Steps Dance Company.


Between them Carlos and Elli have represented Brisbane and Australia as instructors and performers, locally, nationally and internationally in cities such as Puerto Rico, Madrid, Los Angeles, Barcelona, Sydney, New Zealand, India, Hong Kong, Canada, and more.

Carlos and Elli are the current and undefeated Australian Salsa Cabaret Champions, 4 years in a row (2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011), qualifying to represent Australia in the World Latin Dance Championships. Elli is also the current and undefeated Female Salsa Solo Champion (2013, 2014, 2016).

They have trained and developed some of Queensland and Australia’s key dancers and teams.







Mandee has been dancing Latin styles for the past 10 years.

She loves them all... Bachata, Salsa, Cha Cha Cha, Latin Hustle.

Her passion is teaching and helping students improve in all ways.

Her energy and enthusiasm in the class environment is like no other.

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