Company Profile

A&J Creative Danceworld

A&J Creative Danceworld, established since 2000, has been committed to enriching the lives of children and adults with dance and proper etiquette.

A&J Creative Danceworld is dedicated to training and developing the craft of different artistic styles of movement and self expression to those who have passion and show talent and potential. A&J Creative Danceworld has developed its curriculum to suit students of all ages and help them navigate to a healthy lifestyle and enhance overall image.

School Vision

  • To educate students into skilled artists, train students to be a trainer and mould them to outstanding members of society.
  • To nourish young talents for achievement in physical and emotional strength.
  • Support the Arts & Culture by promoting the art of self expression to society.

School Mission

  • Provide the highest standard of artistic education and professionalism for talented students.
  • Encourage self expression and creativity through dancing and music as a form of art
  • Give training, guidance and confidence to help talented students to attain their goals in a friendly and creative atmosphere.

Qualified Professional Dance Instructors & Creative Directors Aellan Tan & Jeesie Loh

A&J Creative Danceworld is helmed by Aellan Tan and his wife Jeesie Loh, both with a great passion for dancing. Aellan has amassed many amateur and professional titles in Latin dances and Rock ‘N Roll at major international events held in Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia,Thailand, Taiwan and Singapore. He met his wife Jeesie, who has been a source of great inspiration and assistance to further his objective of promoting dancing in Singapore.

Always friendly and humble, Aellan’s & Jeesie’s sheercommitment, determination and desire never cease to bring out the best in their students.

Associate I.D.T.A. (LA)
London licentiate I.S.T.D. (LA) London
Licentiate U.K.A (BB) London Licentiate
U.K.A (R‘n’R) London
Licentiate U.K.A. (SALSA) London
Fellow U.K.A. (BB) London
Fellow U.K.A. (LA) London
Member W.D.& D.S.C
Member S.B.D.T.A

Our Team


Aellan’s love affair with dancing began in the 80’s. Competing internationally, he amassed many amateur and professional titles in Latin Dance and Rock N’ Roll. In 1990, Aellan set up ANJ dance studio, dedicating himself not only to teaching dance,

but to instilling his passion for dancing in all of his students. Since then, the studio has constantly achieved a high pass rate for its examination candidates in the ISTD/IDTA MedalTest.

As an accredited coach, Aellan has tutored many top Latin Dance couples for competition. His innate ability for instructing, inspiring and motivating students has earned him his reputation as one of Singapore’s most prominent coaches. He is also an International Adjudicator, qualified to judge at many major dance championships around the world.

Aellan is married to Jeesie, who is also an instructor at ANJ. Together, they have won many internationally recognised awards including:

  • 1982 – Singapore Ballroom Championships(South East Asia) Ballroom
  • 1983 – Singapore Ballroom Championships(Asia Pacific) Latin
  • 1984 – Singapore Ballroom Championships(International) Rock ‘N’ Roll
  • 1985 – Lion City Ballroom Dancing Championships(South East Asia) Rock ‘N’ Roll
  • 1986 – Lion City Ballroom Dancing Championships(International) Rock ‘N’ Roll
  • 1987 – Singapore Ballroom Dancing Championships(International) Rock ‘N’ Roll
  • 1988 – Singapore Ballroom Dancing Championships(International) Latin
  • 1989 – National Ballroom Dancing Championships – Latin
  • 1990 – Malaysia Ballroom Dancing Championships(International) Latin
  • 1991 – Sri Lanka Ballroom Dancing Championships(International) Latin

Dancing has been Jeesie’s passion way back in 1980’s, having spent many years in the competitive arena as well as an accredited teacher. She has also been awarded the dance teachers’ examinations certificate with internationally recognized

dance institutions such as the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, the International Dance Teachers Association and the United Kingdom Alliance. Known for her detailed teaching and cheerful disposition, Jeesie is very well liked by all her students.


Yati is a successful participant of Singapore Health Promotion Board’s Lose to Win programme 2012. Having effectively lost over 20kgs within one year with mindful eating and regular exercise, she now leads Zumba classes to maintain her healthy lifestyle.

Her classes are fun, easy to follow and use various fitness variations in accordance with the Zumba formula. She ensures her playlists and routines are tweaked to suit participants of all fitness levels so that everyone can enjoy a good fat burning workout!


A multi-talented individual, Derrick is a dancer, choreographer, fitness instructor and chief aerobic instructor. Dancing professionally since 1984, Derrick has worked with the People’s Association Dance Company and the Singapore Broadcasting Corporation.

His early training came from a number of renowned tutors including Mr Anthony Then, Mdm Goh Soo Khim, Mr Tony Lacer, Mr Anthony TayKok Ching and Ms Sylvia Mccully. He studied Ballet at the Royal Academy of Dance, and was awarded his certification with commended results.


Ivan is a recognized trainer in the dance industry for more than 7years. He holds ATOD(Australian Teachers of Dancing) and various dance certificates, and has received the ‘Sparkling Trainer’, ‘Star Trainer’ awards in the recent years. His dance background consists

Street Jazz and modern dance. His passion for dance has also brought him to become a Zumba/ Dance Fitness Instructor.

His class is Easy-to-follow, creates a party-like atmosphere that provides a non-intimidating opportunity for non-dancers, new exercisers, or those who have previously hesitated to participate in group classes.

Web Alicia Tan

Alicia is an energetic & cheerful dancer. She loves to spread her energy in for Kpopx fitness class & give the best for her students. As a fitness and wellness coach for more than 4 years, she gives others the support and encouragement that they need to become the best versions of themselves. Do check her class out and witness on your own.  

to meet the special need of clients and believes that everyone can be trained to live fit and enjoy life.