Bonny M Avanoor

A Science and Management Graduate originally from Gods own country Kerala in South India, is based in the city of Chennai (India) had the passion for dancing and music from childhood.

Dance School:

He has been dancing Latin dance forms for 8 years. He is a part of the Salsa Madras core team in Chennai India founded by renowned dancer Arun Srinivasan for 5 years since its inception in 2013.

He is the Manager and Instructor for Salsa Madras for Chennai & Heads Cochin center and the co-organizer of the International Latin dance festival of Chennai – Latin Festival Madras. (LFM)

Dancer & Performer:

Having been trained in Salsa, Bachata, and Kizomba to teach and perform. He is a regular attendee of International festivals in India, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Samui, etc attending over 20 international festivals so far where he has performed representing Salsa Madras.

He is easily one of the best social dancers in India and known to be a great dancer even in the other Asian festivals and known for his musicality, energy, and style of dancing.

He has also conducted boot camps for Salsa and Kizomba in India and also gets invited as a performer, promoter, artist and instructor in festivals in Asia.


  • He has Level II teacher’s certification in Salsa at Salsa Madras and handles classes for Salsa
  • Madras Chennai & Kochi. Kizomba Level I&II with Nelson Campos apart from Kizomba beginner and Improver training at Salsa Madras.
  • He was a part of probably India’s first-ever Kizomba Team performance at the 1st Latin Festival
  • Madras 2014 when Kizomba was just new to India. He is the winner of Kizomba Competition LFM
  • 2016 and 1st Runner up in All India Kizomba E-Competition 2017.