About

Casa Do Zouk (meaning “House of Zouk” in Portuguese) is an exciting new event dedicated to Brazilian Zouk lovers, being held at Mantra on View Hotel (formally Outrigger Resort) in Gold Coast – Australia on July 19 – 22 July, 2018.

Casa do Zouk is very pleased to announce it will be hosting a Brazilian Zouk Dance Council registered Jack & Jill Competition during the event weekend.

Jack & Jill competitions are designed to highlight skills in social dancing and the ability to dance well with a variety of partners. Competitors enter as individuals, are randomly assigned partners and dance to music selected by the event. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this exciting competition.

With amazing international and national instructors, great parties and performances, along with superb access to all that the Gold Coast has to offer, what more could you want!

Casa do Zouk 2017 - promo video

Special guests
  • Renata Peçanha and Jorge Peres (Brazil)
  • Jordan Frisbee and Tatiana Mollmann (USA)
  • Carlos da Silva and Fernanda da Silva (Brazil/Czech Republic)
  • Bruno Galhardo (Brazil)
  • Leo Fortes and Robertinha Stephanie (Brazil)
  • Kadu Pires and Larissa Thayane (Brazil/Australia)
  • Leonardo Neves and Becky Neves (Brazil/New Zealand)
  • Artur Liebscher and Layssa Liebscher (Brazil/Australia)
  • Alisson Sandi (Brazil/Australia)
  • DJ Kakah (Brazil)
CDZ ticket includes
  • 31 Brazilian zouk workshops
  • 2 samba de gafieira workshops
  • 2 kizomba workshops
  • 2 west coast swing workshops
  • Zoukieira party (50% samba de gafieira and 50% Brazilian zouk/west coast swing party), Thursday 9:30pm to 2am
  • Party and shows, Friday 9pm to 4am
  • Masquerade party and shows, Saturday 9pm to 4am (dress to impress!)
  • Brazilian colours themed party and Champions Jack & Jill, Sunday 9pm to 4am
Samba de gafieira intensive

The samba de gafieira immersion course is a series of 5 specific samba de gafieira workshops taught by world renowned samba de gafieira teachers Leo Fortes and Robertinha Stephanie from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The immersion course will be held at Mantra on View on July 19th from 4pm to 9:30pm and it can be taken in addition to your Casa do Zouk full pass or on its own.

This course is suitable for intermediate level and above dancers.

SDG ticket includes
  • 5hrs samba de gafieira workshops
  • Thursday night “Zoukieira” party (50% zouk/west coast swing and 50% samba)
West Coast Swing intensive

The west coast swing intensive is a series of 4.5 hours specific west coast swing workshops taught by 11x west coast swing world champions Jordan Frisbee and Tatiana Mollmann from LA, USA.

The intensive will be held at Mantra on View on July 19th from 10am to 3pm and it can be taken in addition to your Casa do Zouk full pass or on its own.

This course is suitable for beginner to intermediate level dancers.

WCS ticket includes
  • 5hrs west coast swing workshops
  • Thursday night “Zoukieira” party (50% zouk/west coast swing and 50% samba)

Previous events
Casa do Zouk 2015 - Allskate Brazilian Zouk J&J
Casa do Zouk 2015
Casa do Zouk 2014