Dance competition onboard Mariner of the Seas

Nicholas Low and Lorencia Kan

Nicholas Low and Lorencia Kan

Royal Caribbean International’s Mariner of the Seas has been chosen to host another ‘World’s First’ competition.  This time round, it will be the Showdance event on the largest ship in Asia named as “Dancesport All Champions on Mariner of the Seas”, organised by regional dance veteran Aleena Tan.  There will be exciting previews at the ship’s Royal Promenade by the dance champions including the Sunny Low family. Dance lectures will also be conducted. This cruise taking place in January 2015 will also feature Asia’s renowned Sunny Low and Uapan Sdnivongs as judges together with Aleena Tan.

This special 3-night cruise sailing from Singapore on January 16, 2015, is lining up an all-champions Latin Showcase featuring Ekkarat Maneechot and Uraiwan, Thailand’s Amateur Rising Star Champions; Tony Lufrano and Sukunchaya, Italy’s Latin Champions; and Nicholas Low and Lorencia Kan, Singapore’s Latin Amateur Champions.

Other highlights of the cruise include dance show previews by the Amateur Standard Champions from Russia, Mikhail Eremeeve and Olesya Eremeeva; and from Singapore, Jovyn and Cindy, and Terrence and Shanelle, the third and fourth generation champions of the Sunny Low family.

The Dance Lectures will be conducted by the three judges. They will share their knowledge and skills on Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba and Rock ‘n’ Roll. The whole programme is open to all cruise guests.

Mikhail Eremeeve and Olesya Eremeeva

Mikhail Eremeeve and Olesya Eremeeva

The 15 guest-deck, 3,807-guest Mariner of the Seas is the largest and most exciting ship based in Asia and will be returning to Singapore this week to start her new season.  She offers the brand’s signature innovative activities and entertainment such as the ice-skating rink, Royal Promenade – a boulevard of shops and cafes – full-sized sports court, in-line skating track, rock-climbing wall and the DreamWorks Animation entertainment programme.  In addition, there is a three-tier theatre, themed bars and lounges and nightclub.

There are numerous dining options onboard including the three-tier Main Dining Room, buffet restaurant and specialty restaurants like Chops Grille Steakhouse, the Italian restaurant Giovanni’s Table and Johnny Rockets 50s’ style American diner.  As for accommodation, choices range from luxurious suites to the unique Promenade staterooms with views overlooking the Royal Promenade.


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