BNF is a Dance and Entertainment company, headquartered in Medellin, Colombia since 2000. In 2007, BNF launched in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and is currently the only registered Dance and Entertainment Company and Dance School in the UAE. BNF consist of exceptional performing artists, including world class champions. Apart from the Dance School where professional instructors teach Salsa, Tango, Belly Dance, Flamenco, Bachata, and hip-hop, BNF specializes in Dance and Entertainment Events, Spectacles and Shows, Concerts, Product Launches, Corporate Events, and Exhibitions.
Eider Rua, the General Manager of BNF Dance and Entertainment Company, is proud of the great achievements that BNF team has accomplished over the last ten years, some of which are demonstrated by the numerous awards they have received. The most recent one is the 2nd place in the World Salsa Championship held in Florida, USA, in December 2009.
“2009 was an excellent year for BNF Dance and Entertainment Company. We were pleased to invite our Dubai based students to participate in the Colombia Salsa Congress, where they had the opportunity to learn new and authentic salsa techniques and be exposed to the Latin culture. Due to its success we have decided to offer and organize annual event by launching similar Congress in Dubai” stated Eider Rua.
Encouraged by the positive response from students, BNF will produce Dubai Tango and Salsa Congress in October 14th -16th, 2010. This congress is unique as it combines Salsa and Tango for the first time in the Middle East. The Congress includes more than 20 hours of Salsa and Tango workshops, competitions, 3 nights of spectacular Tango and Salsa performances by local and international artists, Salsa parties and Tango Milongas. If you are Salsa or Tango aficionado - then this event is for you!
Eider Rúa Giraldo
Eider Rua is a professional dancer, teacher and founder of National Ballet El Firulete the dance company with Headquarters in Colombia and Dubai. Eider and his partner won 2nd place in cabaret category in the 4th Annual World Salsa Championships 2009, competing alongside 47 pairs of dancers from around the world. He also produced successful events such as First Colombian Salsa Congress 2009 (Colombia, Medellin); Dancing around the World 2007 (Dubai, Madinat Theater); Tango Bohemian 2007-2008 2009 (Dubai, Madinat Theater); Salsa Explosion 2009 (Dubai, Madinat Theater) and others.
Albert Torres Co-Producer Albert is considered to be one of the greatest creators of Salsa events known as Salsa congresses, not only in the Latin countries, but in other places like Dubai, Japan, Hong Kong, Holland, France and England.
His congresses are promoting cultural exchange, fun, peace, and dancing under the famous slogan “Creating unity through Salsa".
He is also the producer and the organizer of the Annual World Salsa Championships. This Championship is one of the most important events in Salsa community around the world, and is transmitted by ESPN.
His passion for Latin music, numerous years of experience, and great achievements made the name of Albert Torres synonymous to quality, integrity and prestige in the world Salsa