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Celebrity Spotlight: Emma Slater

Posted by Takwan Hargrove on Aug 30, 2018 5:21:00 PM


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For the first time ever there will be TWO celebrities at Dance The World during celebrity week (June 28-July 2) in 2019! Emma Slater and her husband, Sasha Farber, from Dancing with the Stars on ABC will be joining us at the Walt Disney World® Resort! The Dancing with the Stars pros will also be judging World Dance Competition (June 25-29) next year! 

Emma Slater started dancing when she was just five years old and hasn’t stopped since. She was introduced to Latin and ballroom dance at the age of ten. She toured the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates and South Africa with the popular production of Simply Ballroom at the young age of sixteen. In 2007 Emma Slater was then featured in the film adaptation of Mamma Mia! In 2009, Emma joined the Latin and Ballroom show ‘Burn the Floor’ for their world tour and residency on Broadway. In 2012, Emma was invited to join season 14 of Dancing with the Stars!

On season 24 of Dancing with the Stars, Emma Slater and her partner Rashad Jennings won the mirror ball! Dancing with the Stars returns this fall for its 27th season on September 24th. The all-new Dancing with the Stars: Juniors will premiere on October 7th where Emma will be mentoring Elliana Walmsley. 

Meet Emma Slater


Topics: Dance The World, Celebrity Appearances, The World Dance Competition, Walt Disney World, Emma Slater, Sasha Farber