Palladium Mambo Bootcamp & Masterclasses with Tito & Tamara in London

Caramelo is bringing the royalty of the Salsa and Latin Dance world to London!


Tito Ortos and Tamara Livolsi, the megastar husband and wife powerhouse, one of the most revered couples world-wide, are coming straight from Puerto Rico for a full weekend in London.


Tito and Tamara will be teaching a 3-hour Palladium Mambo Bootcamp on Saturday 18th of June, followed by three 1-hour Masterclasses in Cha Cha Cha, Pachanga and Styling on Sunday 19th of June. They will also be performing one of their famous shows at the Saturday Caramelo social.


The opportunity to have so many hours of master-level classes with these great artists is UNIQUE and is something not to miss.


Both with more than 20 years of experience under their belt they visited more than 100 cities worldwide giving performances and classes. Tito and Tamara are incredible dancers and inspiring instructors, their style - the epitome of class and elegance.


Already hugely successful and known for their Puerto Rican classy style of dancing and imaginative and creative Cha Cha Cha, Tito and Tamara brought the revival of the Palladium style Mambo in 2005 and since then have been on the forefront of this unique and fun style teaching and performing around the globe, bringing dancers to the original roots of Mambo while keeping it relevant to today’s trends in Latin dancing.


Born in Puerto Rico, Tito trained in music, vocals, bass and clarinet, and started his career as a Salsa Dancer with his parents’ encouragement, both musicians. He further developed as a dancer of other genres such as Jazz, Merengue, Bomba y Plena, Rumba, Modern Dance and Tap among others. 


Tamara Livolsi was born in Argentina but was raised in Puerto Rico; Trained in various dance disciplines including Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop and others, Tamara is a versatile dancer and instructor. She has worked with such artists as Luis Fonsi, David Bisbal, Manny Manuel, Ednita Nazario, Yuri, Grupo Mania and Wilkins among others. In addition to Salsa, Mambo and Cha Cha Cha styles, Tamara regularly teaches Latin Funk and Ballet classes.


Tito and Tamara participate regularly in congresses around the world and work as judges for the Salsa Open, the World Salsa Championships, the World Latin Dance Cup and the World Salsa Summit. They are both a part of the Puerto Rico Salsa Congress organization and have produced the Puerto Rico Hustle and Salsa Festival, coordinated, as well as a number of competitions such as San Juan es Salsa and Bayamón Ciudad Salsera.


As dancers, they both have featured in various television commercials, dance videos and movies such as El Cantante: Hector Lavoe, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, Yellow and American Gangster


Together they have produced choreographies for concerts of such legendary artists as Gilberto Santa Rosa, Víctor Manuelle, El Gran Combo, Tito Nieves, Rubén Blades, Richie Rey y Bobby Cruz, Ismael Miranda, Elvis Crespo, Cheo Feliciano, Tommy Olivencia and others.


Tito and Tamara are a permanent fixture in the world Salsa congress circuit and are massively respected for their depth of knowledge, experience, creativity and passion for what they do, coupled with their friendly and humble personalities and brilliant smiles.








13:00 - 16:00 Palladium Mambo Bootcamp

Level: Intermediate / Advanced


18:00 - 21:30 Party & Show 


Location: Dance Studios at Paddington Academy, 50 Marylands Road, W9 2DR, London



SUNDAY 19/06



Level: Intermediate / Advanced


15:30 - 16:30 Cha Cha Cha


16:30 - 17:30 Pachanga


17:30 - 18:30 Styling 


Location: Nuffield Health Gym Paddington, 2 Sheldon Square, W2 6EZ, London



Please Note: We reserve the right to amend the weekend details if required and due to circumstances beyond our control. The onus of attendance is on the students and fees are non-refundable in case of absence.