Academic Network of Dance
The Academic Network of Dance is a virtual dance company founded by world renowned dance artists Alex Morel and Desiree Godsell. The mission is to spread the joy of dance while building and growing dance communities all over the world.
Passion AnD Fun Worldwide is our mantra!
Today you can learn directly from Alex AnD Desiree with their series of Bachata & Salsa Dance lessons. They offer an AnD Bachata Certification Course for instructors / dancers interested in teaching or better understanding fundamentals. Their structured progressive syllabus is also available via the World Mastery Program online at the Academic Network of Dance. Alex AnD Desiree can also be booked to teach / perform at an event near you!
Meet Our Instructors: Alex Morel AnD Desiree Godsell
Specializing in Latin-style dancing, Alex and Desiree are professional dancers who partnered in 2015 to share their passion with the world. Whether it’s teaching at the world’s premier dance festivals or bringing exciting-energetic showcases to stages across the globe, they are currently among the most sought out artists today. While both Alex and Desiree are well rounded in many forms of dance, the world has really embraced their interpretation of Bachata. They have undoubtedly become the leading couple representing Bachata Clasica also known as Traditional or Dominican Style Bachata.
Their trajectory includes winning world coveted titles and recognition for their signature choreography and their abundant contributions to the Latin dance scene. You may have also seen Alex AnD Desiree on television shows, music videos, and all over social-media platforms. Despite their popularity, however, their focus continues to be the spread of joy and passion through the growth of dance communities everywhere. Apart from coaching and training dancers from across the globe, Alex and Desiree are also part of the official judging panel at two of the world’s most prestigious Dance Championships such as the World Salsa Summit and Bachatea World Masters.