What began as a joke has led to 2 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, obtained in Nashville (USA) and Edmonton (Canada).
now line dance has become the biggest activity in her life, in every possible way.
At the moment she is very busy with her private trainings, dance demonstrations and workshops .
She also writes columns, is a judge during line dance competitions, and creates her own choreographies.
After the theatre tour "Country Music Hall Of Fame" which could be seen in many theatres in the Netherlands and Belgium she became very successful with her group: "The Starlines" This success was converted into a new victory: World Champion Team and Showcase!
Also with the category Choreography there are a number of titles: European Champion, Dutch Champion and also World champion!
Ivonne has written a lot of beautiful dances and she is always very original in writing new steps in choreographies.
Together with her very good friend Remco (Ivonne & Co) she gives shows.Remco is a young guy who is also a very fanatic line dance freak!
A big dream of Ivonne came true with the Southern Stars Theatre Company! It is a Country Theatre Show with live music and innovative dance in it.
Ivonne was responsible for the choreography’s and she is also the Producer of this great show.
It was touring from 2012-2017 through Netherlands, Belgium, UK, France and performed on a Cruise ship.
The French media gave Ivonne recently the Award "Media Gratitude Distinction" in the category "country line dance".
Ivonne Verhagen was also nominated for a Crystal Boot Award in the category “Female dance personality”, “Best Choreographer”and “Best Instructor”.
Ivonne is travelling around the world to teach, judge and share her passion for dancing with other people!