TenC Dance Company was founded in 2014 by Hayley & Miguel, professional Brazilian Zouk, Bachata, Urban Kiz and Salsa dancers. “TenC” stands for “Tout en Connexion” (Everything in connection), and TenC Dance Co promotes a style of dance maintaining good connection between dance partners, whether during social dancing or when performing. TenC Dance Co is based in Toronto and Waterloo, running multiple performance teams for Bachata Sensual, Brazilian Zouk and Urban Kiz.
Hayley and Miguel had been dancing, training, and competing individually for years before they partnered up in 2011. From there, they starting to focus on newer styles of dance: Brazilian Zouk, Urban Kiz, Bachata Sensual.
Since then, they have taught and performed internationally at major congresses and festivals in multiple dance styles. They are also founders of Brazilian Zouk Seoul, Korea in 2014.