Corky and Shirley Ballas
Corky and Shirley Ballas have
been dancing since they were both toddlers.
Corky's mom, a talented Flamenco dancer who along with her husband, Corky's dad, George Ballas, Sr., owned and operated a 44,000 square foot dance studio: the largest ever.
Shirley learned her basic techniques in the International Style of Dancing at St. Chad's Church, perfected her techniques and held numerous titles by age twenty-one: The British Open, The Star, The European, The International, The Canadian Classic Du Quebec and The U.S. Open. These incredible dancers now travel worldwide judging and coaching top professionals and amateurs alike.
Open To The World International Champions - 1996
Open To The World British Champions Champions - 1995 - 1996
2 Times British National Champions
Star - World Cup - UK - Champions
7 Times Undefeated United States International Latin Champions
Trainers of World Formation Latin Champions
Trainers of U.S. Amateur Latin Champions
Trainers of U.S. Amateur Ice Skating Champions
Dance Coaches for The Fred Astaire, Arthur Murray, and Independent Studios
Country and Western Dance Specialists
Skilled in Physical Fitness, Nutritional Diet, and Mental Motivational Training
World Television Appearances
Teacher of the Year Award
4 -Time Most Popular Dance Couple of the Year Award winners
Outstanding Achievement Awards for Choreography, Shows, Couples, and Formations Teams
Lectures and Demonstrations all over the world
Fellow and Board Member of The Imperial Society England