T H E   P A S S I O N ,   T H E   F I R E ,   T H E   E N E R G Y !

Known for their sultry steps, sensual expressions and tight partner connections. Viva LatiNUS is a latin dance team, established in 2009. Viva LatiNUS specialises in five Latin styles: Cha, Rumba, Samba, Jive and Paso Doble.
Viva LatiNUS actively performs in campus events such as Open Houses, and esteemed ceremonies like the NUS Sports Awards. We also steadily support our members’ participation in DanceSports competitions, student choreographies and collaborations. In addition, Viva LatiNUS is also popular with external audiences, having been invited to grace several corporate functions and media events, such as the 2016 President Star Charity Awards.

 

‘ T R A I N   L I K E   A N   A T H L E T E ,   P E R F O R M   L I K E   A N   A R T I S T ’

Viva LatiNUS takes pride in our strong family spirit and the belief that it is never too late to start dancing – everyone is welcome! Above all, Viva LatiNUS continuously strives to inspire our members and audience with the enthralling and passionate art of Latin dance!

 

V I S I O N

Home to passionate Latin dancers who inspire our audience, bond our communities and position NUS in Singapore’s Ballroom scene

 

M I S S I O N

To develop dancers for performances and competitions through a balance of discipline and fun

NUS Events, Ceremonies and Performances

  • In-Fusion 2016 & 2017
  • NUS Sports Awards 2016
  • NUS IFG Closing Ceremony 2016
  • NUS CAC+US Concert 2015 – 2019

 

Viva LatiNUS Productions

  • VVP 2019: Quarterl/fe
  • 2015 Viva Gold: Noche de Caribes

 

Vivamente – Viva Dance Camp

  • 2018, 2019, 2020

 

Collaboration Items

  • SMU Ardiente UNPASO Performances 2015 – 2018
  • Vocal Obsession VII (VOVII) by NUS Resonance

External Events

  • Urgent Run 2017
  • President Star Charity Awards 2016
  • OCBC CNY Corporate Dinner
  • Patek Philippe CNY Dinner 2016
  • ICON 10th Anniversary Ball 2015
  • OMS Oilfield Company’s Annual Dinner & Dance 2015
  • Channel U Project Superstar Flashmob 2014
  • HERE’2014 Jurong Point Mongkok Flashmob

 

Dance Competitions and Achievements

  • NTU-Aquila Dancesport Championship 2019 – Showdance Open Category 2nd Place
  • 9th TDA Dance Sports Competition 2019 – Showdance Open Category 2nd Place
  • BDAS World Inter-University Dance Challenge 2019 – Overall 3rd Place
  • Singapore National Tetiary Dance Championship 2019 – Team Showdance 1st Place, Overall 3rd Place
  • Stars of Tomorrow: Rumba and Samba 2019 Closed Syllabus 1st Place, Cha Closed Syllabus 2nd Place
  • Singapore National Tertiary Dance Championship 2018 – Team Showdance 1st Place, Overall 2nd Place
  • 2nd Garden City Open Dance Championships 2017
  • NUS Open Ballroom Championships 2015
  • 1st The Cathay Dancesport Competition 2014

 

Masterclasses with Renowned Latin Dance Professionals

  • Lorencia Kan
  • Jefferson Pimental
  • Latin-Ballroom dance champions Sam & Michelle Fong

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