"Behind every dancer who believes in themselves, is a teacher who believed in them first"
MILLA LYKKE NIELSEN
Milla Lykke Nielsen is a recognized dance teacher and professional dancer with a global career. Trained by Britt Bendixen as a young dancer, she later took to the world and achieved finals and semi-final places in all major tournaments such as the Blackpool Dance Festival, International, UK and Asian International Championships. Milla has represented South Africa and lived in Hong Kong, where she has danced, taught and gave shows. She has just completed her dance teacher and adjudicator exam from De Danske Danseskoler and Dans Danmark with top grades.
Micki Chow, who started dancing as a 5-year-old with Bendixen Dans, is a prominent figure in Danish dance. Trained by Britt Bendixen and Peter Dan Ringgaard, he has won over 12 Danish championships in Latin, Standard and 10 dance, as well as won international titles and semi-finalist at the World Championships in 10 dance. Micki started teaching in 2005 and has coached many couples to success. He is also sports manager for Bendixen Dans and one of the few Danish judges with the highest adjudicators license in WDSF. His versatile career and commitment have had a significant influence on both the competition and teaching landscape in Denmark.
Quality dance classes in Copenhagen
At Bendixen Dans, we offer dances classes of the highest quality. Our instructors are trained and experienced, and they have all danced at a high level. They bring their passion and expertise into their teaching so you get the best experience.
Pasquale Farina, from Italy, is one of the world's best standard dancers and Danish champion in the discipline. Together with his partner Sofie Koborg, he has been a finalist and semi-finalist in Grand Slams, European- and World Championships and World Cups, and won bronze medal at the European Championships for Professionals in 2022. He began his career at the age of 10 and has specialized in standard dance since 2010. Pasquale opened his first dance school in 2010 and has developed his own fitness concept, PF22. He is now based in Copenhagen and is known for his passion and inspiration in the world of dance.
Sofie Koborg is a prominent figure within standard dance and one of Denmark's best dancers. She started dancing at a young age with Bendixen Dans and specializes in standard dance. Together with her partner Pasquale Farina, she has represented Denmark in countless competitions and championships, and they have won bronze at the European Championships in Standard for Professionals in 2022. Sofie is also a passionate teacher at Bendixen Dans in Copenhagen. Her dedication, technical skills and ability to inspire have made her a respected and loved personality in the world of dance.
Teachers with a passion for dancesport
Bendixen Dans' instructors are not only talented dancers and teachers, but also active in the "dance world". They are involved as dancers, adjudicators, in the federations and contribute to shaping the future of dance in Denmark and in the world.
Christian Gørtz is exam. dance teacher from De Danske Danseskoler (DDD) with a passion for dance that began at the age of 4. He has won several Danish and regional championships in standard, Latin and combined, but chose in 2014 to focus on teaching at Bendixen Dans. Christian has also been involved in film and television, and has sung in the Copenhagen Boys' Choir. Qualified dancesport teacher in Standard and Latin since 2018, he now teaches kids and adults, promotes the joy of dance and sees it as a source of joy in life. His positive approach and philosophy make him an inspiring teacher and mentor.
Hanne Klausen is exam. dance teacher with extensive experience in many dance styles, including Children's dances, Standard/Latin, Tapdance and MGP/Showdance. She has been teaching since 1992 and is a professional standard dancer. Hanne also has a prominent role as a teacher at the Royal Danish Music Conservatory, and has worked with stage anxiety. Her talent as a choreographer was highlighted in Lene Siel's Christmas Show in 2008. With a versatile career spanning several decades, Hanne continues to inspire and educate future generations of dancers.
Find the joy of dance at Bendixen Dans
Regardless of whether you are a beginner or an experienced dancer, we have a classes that suits you at Bendixen Dans in Copenhagen. Our teachers are dedicated to helping you find joy in dance and develop your skills.
GUSTAV IBSEN JENSEN
Gustav Ibsen Jensen is one of the new instructors at Bendixen Dans, where he teaches courses for both children and adults. He has several years of experience as a dancer in Bendixen Dans, and specializes in standard dance. Together with his partner, they are currently one of the best standard couples in the U21 category in Denmark. Gustav's lifelong passion and dedication to dance and his always positive and happy mood rub off on his teaching, which makes him a beloved and motivating teacher at Bendixen Dans.
Pavel Ivanov is also one of the new instructors at Bendixen Dans, where he teaches courses for children and adults. He studies Master of Sports, and still competes in Standard, Latin and 10-dance. Together with his Danish partner, he is among the best 10-dance couples in Denmark and is part of the Danish national team. Pavel teaches Standard and Latin for English, Russian and Ukrainian speaking children and adults, as well as Salsa and Bachata for English speakers. His versatile skills and commitment to both competition and teaching make him an inspiring part of Bendixen Dans's team.
"A dance teacher helps students find the song in their heart, the beat in their feet and a passion for life"
At Bendixen Dans, we believe that dance is more than just movement; it is a way of expressing the joy and passion of life. Our dedicated instructors work closely with each dancer to find their unique rhythm and style. Come and be part of our dance family. Together we will find the heart of the music, the beat of the feet and the passion of life.