HometownUnited Kingdom, London
Susana Montero is established as one of the premier teachers, dancers & choreographers in the UK. and very respected in the international dance world.
Susana’ is being one of the choreographers for the last 3 seasons of the BBC’s strictly Come Dancing, including Salsa live performances.
She also participated as a choreographer for the first So You Think You Can Dance on BBC 2010. As well as being one of the Choreographer for Let’s Dance for Sport Relief BBC 2010
Susana was born & raised in Madrid, Spain, & discovered a passion for ballet & also flamenco when she started dancing aged 5. She performed for the Silvia Yague Ballet Dance Company and The Spanish National Ballet till she moved to London in 1995.
At the age of 16 Susana turned her hand to contemporary, jazz & Afro-Cuban dance. She was introduced to salsa in London in 1995.
She is twice British Salsa Champion, also awarded Best Dance Performer and Teacher in the UK several times in the last 15 years. She has also been awarded internationally including the Award for her contribution to the Latin Dance and Culture in Los Angeles, USA; Torino, Italy and Moscov, Russia.
Susana is also one of the co-founder of the largest Latin Dance School in London, The Latin Dance Academy. She teaches regularly at congresses in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe and North & South America.