Dear Friends,

Another year passed and you made BudaFest the premiere WCS event of Europe once again!

We take care of the best hotel, best dance floor, best price-quality ratio, amazing staff of champions, but the secret ingredient that makes this event so special is YOU!

Thank you for coming from over 33 countries from New Zealand to Germany, from Korea to France, from Russia to USA, from Australia to Ukraine all Westie-friends are pouring to BudaFest making it possible to live our dream:

BudaFest – Connecting East and West.

We are back with all the good stuff: focused workshops, magical dance cruise on the river Danube, the clockwork schedule, Europe’s most prestigious competitions with no delays, never-ending parties and the astonishing shows…

We could maintain our unbeatable event discounted five-star hotel prices for 2017 as well, starting from €27 per person / night in a double room even for your extended stay!


It is our pleasure to announce this year’s staff:

  • Jordan Frisbee & Tatiana Mollmann
  • Maxence Martin & Virginie Grondin
  • Michael Kielbasa & Brandi Guild (Tobias)
  • Ben Morris & Victoria Henk
  • Maxime Zzaoui & Torri Smith
  • (and more to be announced…)

We are happy to announce guest teachers giving a few classes, all of them are available for privates during the event:

  • Chuck Brown (also Head Judge)
  • Semion Ovsiannikov & Maria Elizarova
  • Clint Glasgow & Mackenzie Goodmanson
  • Thomas Bachman & Verena Guschal
  • Stanley Seguy & Coleen Man

Focused workshops will be a bit different this year: you do not have to choose, you will get all the topics we provide this year: musicality and history (Jordan & Tat), communication (Maxence & Nini) and styling (Michael & Brandi).

Be among the first ones to take your WCS to the next level, let’s create the magic of BudaFest together in 2017 again!

Best Regards,

Adam & Rita & Gabor & the BudaFest Team