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Latin Beat Dance Studio was founded by Marius Pieterse in 2002, since then we have provided classes to over 100 students in Gauteng. We have preformed in Numerous Dance Championships National & International. 


We have won awards in various fields of dance from Latin Amarican, Ballroom, Line Dancing, Aerobic Tapkie, Soft-Shoe Tap and Hip Hop. 

These victories have allowed us to establish ourselves as one of the best and biggest Dance Studio in Gauteng, South Africa. 


Marius Pieterse along with his Professional Dance Partner have competed and won the South African SA Dance Championship. Winning Awards in Latin American and Ballroom Sections from 2007 to 2010. 



We offer our students a variaty of Classes to suit their needs and provide them with the tools to express themselves through dance.

Our Champion Trainers

Marius Pieterse Owner

Marius Pieterse

Owner & Main Trainer

Over 25 years in Dance, Marius has aquired experience in Latin Ballroom and Freestyle Dance. He turned professional in January 2000. Starting up Latin Beat Studio in 2002, Marius served as a SADF Gauteng Chairman from 2004 till 2016. He is a former SADF Professional Latin American and Ballroom Champion from 2007 till 2010. Marius has judged in nurmerous Championships Nationally and Internationally. In February 2007, Marius was placed 3rd in the Professional Latin American Section in the World Championships in Argentina.


Jumah Mohammed


Jumah Mohammed started his Ballroom and Latin American dance sport officially in 2013, working through the SADTA syllabus from bronze, silver, gold, novice, pre-champ and champ levels within 4 years to support his then inexperienced previous dance partner through the process of learning the curriculum. Prior to this he was known as the SALSA KING and well equipped to train and coach dancers on social level within different social studios.  He is well known for his perfectionism, passion and passionate relationship with potential dancers to support them in reaching their full potential and ability to create top quality dancers. He has coached many wedding couples and choreographed many successful first wedding dances.

Shereen Scheepers


Social Latin and Ballroom instructor for 15 years. Shereen has competed in variuos ProAm Competitions. Shereen is a specialist, providing unique Wedding and Matric dance lessons.









What Peoples Say About Us

On behalf of the organising committee of the Cansa Fundraiser held at Casa Da Madeira on the 10th November 2018, which was hosted by Rita Caldeira, I would like to say thank you for your generous support of our event

Gaida De Freitas – President Casa Da Madeira