Known as the Dance Queen of South Africa, Tebogo Kgobokoe has risen from a young traditional dancer in the North-West Province of South Africa to an acclaimed professional world champion, coach and adjudicator.
Holistically talented, Tebogo Kgobokoe has excelled in various dance genres and remains the undefeated 10 dance South African professional Latin and ballroom champion, and 7 times South African Professional Latin American champion.
She has competed and adjudicated world-wide- in the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Malaysia, the USA, Holland, Hong Kong, France,
Switzerland, and many other countries and ultimately attained the 6th finalist position in the World Professional Latin category in 2005.
Tebogo Kgobokoe became the youngest
ever, qualified South African dance coach and adjudicator, at the tender age of 16. She has fittingly dazzled South Africans with her unforgettable professional artistry and charming personality. The straight-talking beauty remains one of the most respected and invincible artistes in South Africa and the world at large.
Tebogo Kgobokoe is now one of South African’s top choreographers and coaches some of the
country’s top professional and amateur dancers.
She works with different companies as a various-genre dance teacher, trainer and adjudicator, motivational speaker, and an arts consultant. She serves as a panellist with the National Arts Council, while sitting on the North-West Provincial Arts and Culture Executive Committee.
Tebogo is an achieved and successful business woman and entrepreneur who pushes the boundaries of the arts business and spreads her wings in different avenues related to her trade.
On the international scene, Tebogo Kgobokoe serves a wide clientele worldwide, as an adjudicator, and coaches some of the world’s top couple-dancers.
Her exceptional achievements have found her favour on the home front, placing her at the top of her league. She has won numerous prestigious awards on the socio-economic front. Such notches on her belt include, among others: winner of the Tshwane Business-Women’s Award; Shoprite Women of the Year Award; Rapport and City Press Prestige Women’s Award; Feather Awards; Cosmopolitan Awesome Women, Award winner; CEO Magazine’s Most Influential Woman In Business and Government 2013, 2014 (SADEC region) and many others.
Judging by her clientele, Tebogo Kgobokoe is certainly a respected international dance-sport household name.