Bob Blank has been teaching students in the area for the last twelve years - and one of his students won a regional competition on ‘Dancing With The Stars’ in 2010, performing Cha Cha with Bob, traveling to LA to appear on the show.
A competitive dancer with his long time partner Martha Estevez, Bob has danced worldwide and across the US. Bob and Martha are 3x US Champions. They represented the US in Mallorca, Spain in 2011 and won the S3 World Latin Championships in 2014 in Paris, France. Bob was a featured dancer in the film “Stepford Wives” starring Nicole Kidman and Christopher Walken, and Bob and Martha were featured in the prizewinning short “Serena’s Song” starring Michael O’Keefe and Margot Kidder.
Total years Dancing: 20
Most memorable Dance Moment: Winning the Senior Latin World Championships in Paris, France in 2014.
Fun Fact: Bob and Martha have danced in over 150 dance competitions and 22 National Championships across the US.
Quote: “I find that dance not only satisfies my creative side but also feeds my passion for learning. While I have some students who are with me for only a short time, I also have students I have been teaching for many years, and watching their growth and their satisfaction increase is extremely rewarding and satisfying.”