Caribbean & Latin Dance
Association of Trinidad & Tobago (CALDATT)

Music, Rhythm & Dance Academy

CALDATT is a members driven organization comprising a network of associated schools, groups and members that span students, trainees, tutors, mentors, performers, experienced practitioners and expertise in the various Caribbean Cultural, Creative & Performing Arts. 

Become a Club-Member

JOIN Our Tutor & Associate Members Network!
REGISTER for TUTOR, PERFORMANCE & CERTIFICATION TRAINING PROGRAMS

* See more information on CARIBBEAN & LATIN DANCE CERTIFICATION.

DANCE CERTIFICATION & MEMBERS TRAINING PROGRAMS, WORKSHOPS & CLASSESFast-Track Performance (FTP) & Tutor Development Programmes (TDP)

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CARIBBEAN & FREE-STYLE DANCES:
– Include all the various cultural, performance and competitive dance styles performed and generally engaged within the caribbean and world dance communities, including contemporary, free-style & street dances, ballroom & latin, afro & indo caribbean and other cultural dance styles.

BALLROOM & Latin DancesMedal Tests & Class Examinations:
– Training and Assessment Programs generally follow the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) and the International Dance Teachers Association (IDTA) syllabus with special focus on the Ballroom-Latin Dances.

CLUB-Latin DancesMedal Tests & Class Examinations:
– A special blend of Caribbean Flavor, Rhythm and Styling are added to the various CLUB-Latin Dances that transcend the basic levels set by the various certification and assessment bodies, to help students and tutors alike to develop a professional and achievement pathway to their desired goals.

International Certification of Dance StudiesCertification Training ProgramsPerformers, Tutors, Trainers & Students can register for program credits towards Assessment & Certification Programs (Optional) as well as Dance Studies (Practicum) International Certification (CID):

DANCE PROGRAMS, WORKSHOPS & CLASSES

* See more information on CARIBBEAN & LATIN DANCE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM.

Personal Training & Private Tuition Programs

We invite Certified Tutors & Tutor Certification Trainees to join our Training Programs:
Experienced Dance Tutors in the following PROGRAM CATEGORIES can submit Info via the MEMBER LOGIN / Registration Button

CLASS LEVELS=>
DANCE STYLES:
CLASS
SCHEDULES:
Beg. 1
Beg. 2
Int. 1
Int. 2
Adv.
FTP
TDP 1
TDP 2
BALLROOM & LATIN
- FOCUS SESSIONS:
SEE CALENDAR
Rumba, Waltz & Foxtrot
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Cha Cha Cha (Int'l.)
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Swing / Jive / Bounce
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Samba & Quick-Step
" . . . . "
Argentine TANGO
See Calendar
BALLROOM-LATIN MIX CLASSES
See Calendar
CLUB-LATIN Dances
- FOCUS SESSIONS:
See Calendar
Salsa / Mambo / Pachanga / Casino Salsa (Rueda) / Cumbia
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Rumba / Latin 3-Step & Bachata
" . . . . "
Merengue & Cha Cha Cha (Am.)
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Kizomba / Zouk
" . . . . "
Latin Hustle & Line-Dances
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CLUB-LATIN MIX DANCE CLASSES
See Calendar
DancerSize® Health & Fitness: Zumba / Soca Cardio / Hip-Hop ...
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CARIBBEAN FREE-STYLE & STREET DANCES
See Calendar
Urban (R&B) & Street
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Modern-Contemporary
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Ballet - Jazz - Tap
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Creative & Expression
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Hip-Hop & Dance-Hall
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DANCE-FUSION (I-II)
See Calendar
DANCE-FUSION (III)
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Indo-Caribbean / Bollywood
" . . . . "
Afro-Caribbean / Cultural Folk
" . . . . "
TP MUSIC EDUCATION
See Calendar
TP Music Production
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TP PERCUSSION Instruments
" . . . . "
TP Entertainment Formulation
" . . . . "

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MDI – Music & Dance Intensive Workshops & Vacation CampsMDI - Music & Dance Intensive Camp

This MDI Vacation Camp is a precursor to the Dance-Fusion, Fast-Track Performance (FTP) and other Tutor Development (TDP) Training Programs for youths, students, tutors and dance enthusiasts with interests in learning and training for stage performances, competitions and with aspirations for professional development in the respective fields and performance sectors.

Completion of the entire camp curriculum will give participants a head-start to the professional training programs, competitions and championship events in the coming period.  

CARIBBEAN & FREE-STYLE DANCES:
– A special blend of Caribbean Flavor, Rhythm and Styling are added to the various Dance Styles that help students and tutors alike to develop a professional and achievement pathway to their desired goals.

– The programs include various cultural, performance and competitive dance styles including contemporary, free-style & street dances, ballroom & latin, afro & indo caribbean and other cultural dance styles.

Certification Training Programs – Performers, Tutors, Trainers & Students can register for program credits towards Assessment & Certification Programs (Optional) as well as Dance Studies (Practicum) International Certification (CID) –  See more information on CARIBBEAN & LATIN DANCE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM.

MUSIC & DANCE INTENSIVE (MDI) CAMP
MONDAYs to FRIDAYs: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.
Ages: 7 – 12 / 13 – 30
 (DF 1 – Intro.)

1. SAFE & FULLY SECURE TRAINING ENVIRONMENTS; 
2. Highly skilled and experienced tutors, coordinators & staff; 
3. Age and gender sensitive activity supervision & coordination:
  – MUSICALITY – Intro. to Rhythm, Timing and Music Interpretation;
  – DANCE TECHNIQUE – Intro. to various Dance Technique, Styles & Rhythms;
  – STAGE PERFORMANCE – Elements of Preparation, Performance & Choreography;
  – GROUP & TEAM DYNAMICS – Partnering, Teamwork, Group Syncopation & Synchronization;
  – PROFESSIONALISM & DISPOSITION – Professional etiquette, motivation, commitment and execution.

Free-Style Group-Dance ChallengeDance_Fusion Training Programme

  1. Caribbean FreestyleCultural, Hip-Hop & Street Styles (3-6 Dancers);
  2. Ballroom and Latin:   Teams of 2-3 Couples or 4-6 Dancers;

Participants are required to perform a 4 – 5 minutes total dance presentation inclusive of a minimum 3½+ minutes dance performance with all other presentation setup, intro/outro or stage preparation having a maximum duration of 30-40 secs. Participating groups will perform individually for a combination of Judges Assessments and Crowd Appreciation on the following:

  • Group or Team DynamicsAttire & Presentation for Performance Impact;
  • Performance IntegrityStyling, Timing & Impact relative to the selected Dance Style;
  • Overall Group Presentation – Harmonization, Synchronization, Transitions and Execution.

 . . . more details coming soon . . . !




REGISTER for JULY 2018 MUSIC & DANCE CAMP!

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Register for MUSIC & DANCE (MDI) CAMP

REGISTER for Intro. to Caribbean MUSIC & DANCE Intensive (MDI) CAMP (Mon. to Fri.: 9 am -3 pm).

Ages 4 to 6 years - Intro. to Musical Rhythms, Creative & Dance Educational Games & Programmes.

Age 7 to 12 years - Dance-Fusion PREP: Special Intro. to DF Programme.

Age: 13+: Introduction to Dance-Fusion: Level 1 (DF-1) Programme.

We graciously welcome the support of New Members, Tutors, Trainers, Coordinators & Administrators to our Training Programmes.

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DANCE-FUSION - Stage Performance Training

Are you interested in joining our DANCE FUSION (DF-1) PROGRAMME
or challenge yourself and show your talent in COMPETITIONS & STAGE PERFORMANCES?



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Location, Schedules & Fees

This Training Camp will be held at the CALDATT Training Facility
#76 Henry Street (Total Percussions - Upstairs Furniture Plus / Opposite TSTT) in downtown Port of Spain.

BOOK YOUR SPOT
Select "Pre-Registration (DP)" Option for CONFIRMED RESERVATION - Online Credit-Card D/P=us$30 (non-refundable)
. . . OR . . .
Select "In-Person/Office Payments" for CASH Payments (Unconfirmed).

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Participant's Final Details

Is the intended Participant:



If you are under age 16 . . . Your Parent's Consent will be required to confirm enrollment.

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Complete the information below and you are good to go:

Confirmation of Your Registration Details

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     Welcome to CALDATT's Caribbean Dance and Fitness Programs of the CALDATT Associated Organizations and Members Network, which include select training programs of Caribbean Dance Explosion, Amigos Bailadores Dance Associates and Caribbean Fitness Inc. (CFInc) among others, hereinafter collectively referred to as CALDATT.  This program involves the performance of a variety of dances, dance styles, aerobic exercises, dancersize routines and other similarly strenuous physical activity.  Please review our Terms of Service (TOS) below and upon indication of your acceptance, proceed to completion of the registration process.

Terms and Conditions of Service (TOS)

Organization / Member / Participant / Student - Acknowledgement, Disclaimer & Release

This document outlines our basic Terms and Conditions of Service (TOS) for participating in the program and by accepting these terms and conditions and completing any aspect of the registration process constitutes that you have read, understood, acknowledge, accept and release CALDATT from any and all liability and that you the participant, or the authorized or legal guardian of the participant, give your full legal acceptance of this responsibility and in compliance in your role hereby:

  • Represent to CALDATT that you the participant or your assignee to the program are in excellent health and physical condition and have no disability or condition that would or should prevent engagement in such activities, or that if  deemed necessary, that participation has been approved or so advised by a medical doctor;
  • Acknowledge that injury may result from performing exercise routines or engaging in similarly stressful activity;
  • Assume the risk of and release and hold CALDATT harmless for any liability for any physical or other injury or harm suffered by the participant during, or as a consequence of participating in, the program or performing such exercise routines or engaging in such other strenuous physical activity and agree that neither CALDATT nor the facility at which the program is being held, nor any other person involved in organizing or conducting the activity shall have any liability or responsibility for any such injury or harm.

You also acknowledge that the instructors who will conduct this program are independent contractors who were engaged by CALDATT for this purpose, and that consistent with the instructors’ independent contractor status, CALDATT retains no right of control over the manner or methods by which they conduct a program and is not legally responsible for their acts or omissions while conducting a program or activity.

Additionally, we want you to be aware that CALDATT may film, tape or record some or the entire program.  By virtue of your participation, it is possible that you will be filmed, taped or recorded. By completing any aspect of the registration and accepting these presents you agree that:

CALDATT will have the right (but not the obligation) to film, tape, photograph, or otherwise record your participation in and attendance at the program; CALDATT will own and have right to utilize all or any part of such film, photographs, tape or recording in such a manner as CALDATT may determine without additional permission from or payment of any kind to you.  

Lastly, please know that your participation in this program also affords you membership to the 
CALDATT Network with the opportunity to participate in benefit programs offered to members.  We thank you for your registration and participation.

LET'S GET GET YOU STARTED!

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Caribbean Free-Style & Cultural Dances

Select your choice of dance styles and classes.

Indo-Caribbean

Afro-Caribbean

Modern-Contemporary

Ballet - Jazz - Tap

Free-Style & Street Dances

Ballroom & Latin Dances

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Register for FTP/TDP Workshops & Classes

Tell us which dance style you may have experience or skills in performing . . . OR . . . Select Your Preferred Dance MIX or FOCUS Dance Styles for Training.

Dance Fusion Performance Training Programme

ENROLL in DANCE-FUSION, Advance FTP Workshops for Stage Performances, Competitions & Tutor Development Programs (TDP)!

Caribbean Cultural Dance Styles - Regular Dance Classes

Free-Style & Street Dances - Regular Dance Classes

Music & Dance Intensive (MDI) Youth Stage Performance Training Camp

Ballroom & Latin Dance-Mix Classes

Ballroom & Club LATIN Dances - Regular Dance Classes

DanceSize® Fitness & Dance Aerobics - Regular Classes

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Ballroom & Latin Dance Styles

Special Focus Classes OR Mixed Dance Styles in the Ballroom & Latin Dances

Ballroom & Latin Dance-Mix Classes

BALLROOM-Latin Mix Dances ... OR ... CLUB-Latin Mix Dance Styles

Salsa / Mambo

Bachata & Rumba

Cha Cha & Merengue

Argentine Tango

Kizomba & Zouk

Swing / Jive / Hustle

Waltz & Samba

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DANCE-FUSION - Performance Training

Are you interested in joining our TUTOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (TDP) or challenge yourself and show your talent in COMPETITIONS & STAGE PERFORMANCES.



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Available Locations / Venues

Available Locations / Venues


CALDATT - Total Percussion Studio - #76 Henry Street (Upstairs Furniture Plus - opposite TSTT - B4 Duke St.), POS.


- Thurs. (7-9 pm) & Sun (3-6 pm)! CLX Gym Level II - Center of Excellence (COE) - Macoya.


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SEE COMMUNITY PROGRAMME SCHEDULES!

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Some Final Details



If you are under age 18 . . . Your Parent's Consent will be required to confirm enrollment.

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OK Champ . . . Send us your details

Complete the information below and you are good to go:

Confirmation of Your Registration Details

Description Information Quantity Price
Discount :
Total :
     Welcome to CALDATT's Caribbean Dance and Fitness Programs of the CALDATT Associated Organizations and Members Network, which include select training programs of Caribbean Dance Explosion, Amigos Bailadores Dance Associates and Caribbean Fitness Inc. (CFInc) among others, hereinafter collectively referred to as CALDATT.  This program involves the performance of a variety of dances, dance styles, aerobic exercises, dancersize routines and other similarly strenuous physical activity.  Please review our Terms of Service (TOS) below and upon indication of your acceptance, proceed to completion of the registration process.

Terms and Conditions of Service (TOS)

Organization / Member / Participant / Student - Acknowledgement, Disclaimer & Release

This document outlines our basic Terms and Conditions of Service (TOS) for participating in the program and by accepting these terms and conditions and completing any aspect of the registration process constitutes that you have read, understood, acknowledge, accept and release CALDATT from any and all liability and that you the participant, or the authorized or legal guardian of the participant, give your full legal acceptance of this responsibility and in compliance in your role hereby:

  • Represent to CALDATT that you the participant or your assignee to the program are in excellent health and physical condition and have no disability or condition that would or should prevent engagement in such activities, or that if  deemed necessary, that participation has been approved or so advised by a medical doctor;
  • Acknowledge that injury may result from performing exercise routines or engaging in similarly stressful activity;
  • Assume the risk of and release and hold CALDATT harmless for any liability for any physical or other injury or harm suffered by the participant during, or as a consequence of participating in, the program or performing such exercise routines or engaging in such other strenuous physical activity and agree that neither CALDATT nor the facility at which the program is being held, nor any other person involved in organizing or conducting the activity shall have any liability or responsibility for any such injury or harm.

You also acknowledge that the instructors who will conduct this program are independent contractors who were engaged by CALDATT for this purpose, and that consistent with the instructors’ independent contractor status, CALDATT retains no right of control over the manner or methods by which they conduct a program and is not legally responsible for their acts or omissions while conducting a program or activity.

Additionally, we want you to be aware that CALDATT may film, tape or record some or the entire program.  By virtue of your participation, it is possible that you will be filmed, taped or recorded. By completing any aspect of the registration and accepting these presents you agree that:

CALDATT will have the right (but not the obligation) to film, tape, photograph, or otherwise record your participation in and attendance at the program; CALDATT will own and have right to utilize all or any part of such film, photographs, tape or recording in such a manner as CALDATT may determine without additional permission from or payment of any kind to you.  

Lastly, please know that your participation in this program also affords you membership to the 
CALDATT Network with the opportunity to participate in benefit programs offered to members.  We thank you for your registration and participation.