The workshop titles will appear on the weekend schedule page.

Ethan & Nikita (NZ) Ignite 2016 Showcase winners.

NZs Ethan & Nikita will be back!  

Yep, they loved it so much last year, they’re coming back for Ignite 2019.

Ethan & Nikita Brown from Auckland,  New Zealand have won numerous Champions Level medals for their dancing across NZ & Australia.

This brother & sister duo will be teaching 3 workshops at Ignite and bring a wealth of experience to our shores.


Matt & Emma – International teachers & performers.

Our Queensland pros for the weekend are Matt Fairburn & Emma Keating from the Gold Coast.
Matt & Emma compete and teach across Australia and NZ. They have won numerous competitions and are internationally respected Modern Jive dancers & teachers.

They bring the “modern” vibe to modern jive and love sharing their knowledge with students in fun & interactive workshops.

Matt & Emma will be teaching 2 workshops at Ignite and will also be available for private lessons.

But wait – there’s more!

Well known for their amazing Showcase Choreography.

This year we will also introduce Melbourne’s Rowan Marshall & Beata Khaidurova to the teaching lineup at Ignite.  These guys will bring you some exceptional new looks to your dance.
They will be teaching 2 workshops and will also be available for private lessons.

And – more!
The locals!

In addition to the Intermediate and above level workshops, we’ve got a Welcome Workshop” with the amazing Tanya Diessel as well as 3 Beginner/Intermediate Workshops to fully cater for our newer dancers who would like to attend and fully participate the Ignite weekender.

These workshops will be taught by some of our awesome local teachers from Le Step Brisbane and Le Step on the Coast.
Zac Skinner & Tanya Diessel, Grant Luck & Julia Fifoot and Eamon French & Amy Sam.