Our Team

Anthony Rau

Director and Dance Teacher With over 20 years of Competitive Latin-American and Ballroom experience, including a prolific 3 year training intensive in London with the world’s best Latin & Ballroom coaches, Anthony has competition credits including SA Champs, Blackpool British Open, World Champs, International Champs and UK Open. He has completed his Associate, Licentiate, & Fellowship in Latin-American along with his Associate & Licentiate in Ballroom through the IDTA, achieving high honours, and going on to coach several SA Champions & successful professional candidates for their IDTA Exams. He has adjudicated several top Championships, including Provincial and National Championships for the SADF, SADTA and FEDANSA. Anthony is currently the National Chairman of the Sadta Social Branch. He also represented South Africa at the 2014 & 2017 World Dance Council Meetings in Blackpool, and attended the Ballroom Dance Federation’s International Congress.

Julie O’Brien

Director of Operations & Dance Teacher Julie has a dance career that stretches back over 50 years. With vast experience in a wide variety of dance styles, including Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Highland Dancing, Ballroom & Latin, Julie brings her wealth of experience to the dynamic team at Enerchi. Apart from this, she comes from a background in HR and Hospitality, where she was manager of large restaurants and events venues. Julie is currently the South African Open Championship Senior Ballroom and Latin Champion, and also now competes in the Open Amateur Ballroom section with fellow instructor, Brandon Soules. She teaches Ballroom, Latin, Jazz, Contemporary & Ballet at Enerchi dance studios, and also is the operations manager. Her skills as a systems and analytical mind, helps Enerchi turn all its wonderful ideas into a reality! She was born in Scotland, but has lived in SA for over 25 years, even though she still has the lovely accent that comes with her place of birth.

Robynn Soules

Operations Manager Robynn is a highly decorated Latin and Ballroom dance Professionals, who has over 25 years of Dance experience. She has several SA Dance Championship titles under her belt, and is also a former professional dancer on the well-loved TV show Strictly Come Dancing. Aside from her dance achievements, Robynn also has a certificate in Public relations and Marketing, and comes with years of Management, Sales and business experience. Coming from a family of Dancers Robynn is also joined on the Enerchi team by her younger brother, Brandon. As Enerchi’s Front of House Manager, Robynn is in charge of Memberships, Accounts, Bookings and Studio Operations. We are also privileged to have Robynn teaching several of our Latin dance classes, where she shares her spectacular experience with our students. She brings her passion for dance and her bubbly personality to the Enerchi Dream Team.

Alex Rodkin

Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Cotemporary, Jazz & Fitness Coach & Choreographer Alex is a highly trained and skilled choreographer, with over 15 years of experience in a variety of dance styles. She is qualified with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance in Ballet, Jazz and Tap, and graduated from the Waterfront Theatre school with high honours. Alex is an accomplished Hip Hop and Contemporary dancer and teacher, and is also a promising actress. She has performed in several top productions, and achieved awards for her choreography skills. Her amazing wide range of dance styles and broad skillset makes her the ideal trainer for those wishing to pursue a career in Dance Theatre, and having made a huge succes of all the styles she pursued, she brings a unique balance to her teaching! She also has a particular knack for working with children, and over the last few years has helped many juniors grow into stunning adult dancers!

Brandon Soules

Dance Instructor & Operations assistant Having competed in Ballroom and Latin since the very young age of 5 years old, Brandon is an accomplished dancer and teacher. He has several SA championship titles under his belt, and also represented SA at the World Championships. With a calm temperament, a kind heart and very patient demeanour, Brandon is also a natural teacher. His choreographic skills are well reputed and used for showcase dances to wedding performances. Having trained in International Latin and Ballroom since a young age, his technical skill and understanding help him come across as a confident and relaxed teacher.

Dineo Semela

Coffee Bar Manager & Admin support Dineo is a bubbly and vibrant personality, with a strong background in hospitality and client relations. She is originally from the North West, but has now made Cape Town her home. Dineo runs our Coffee bar and also assists with admin and enquiries. Dineo has also recently started dancing after joining the Enerchi Dream Team, and has shown a natural rhythm and flair for the creativity of dance. She has been a tremendous asset to the Enerchi team, and has helped Enerchi boost its reputation for a warm and welcoming home away from home.

World Class Technique

Train with some of the the leading technicians in the field of dance, learning from their vast international experience.

Family Environment

Enerchi has become famous for being a home away from home, where the love of dance is shared and friends are made!

Variety of Dance styles

Enerchi is renowned for being Cape Town’s leading Multi-genre studio, with no less than 9 different styles of dance.

Most qualified teachers

Enerchi has some of the most qualified and experienced dance teachers in their field, bringing their expertise to Cape Town.

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