At a swing dancing competition, Stefanie Tschom from Austria and Laszlo Tarkanyi from Budapest found themselves in for a surprise. Unbeknownst to them, the DJs had selected a unique and unexpected song for their performance. Despite the unfamiliarity of the music, when given the chance to dance to a lively and well-known tune, they seized the opportunity with gusto.

The video captures their infectious energy and skill, evoking a sense of nostalgia and prompting viewers to tap their feet along. Stefanie and Laszlo’s dynamic routine at the SwingVester tournament in Vienna during the 2019–2020 season showcases their passion for West Coast Swing.

As they take the stage for the final of Strictly Open, their performance unfolds amidst a backdrop of competitors. Little did they know, they were in for a surprise as the music choice was about to take an unexpected turn, adding an element of spontaneity to their dance.

As the dancers prepare to take the floor, the presenter humorously requests the DJs to choose a song that can be described as “adventurous,” with a daringness rating of ten out of ten. He jokingly adds, “I’m just going to say, we’ll pray for you,” setting the tone for the unexpected performance ahead.

Unaware of the musical surprise awaiting them, Laszlo and Stefanie gracefully begin their routine as the music softly fills the room. A sense of anticipation builds as they move in a beautiful circle around each other. Suddenly, the familiar notes of “The Bare Necessities” from Disney’s The Jungle Book fill the air, eliciting laughter and surprise from the audience.

Amidst the unexpected eruption of laughter and applause, the pair couldn’t contain their own laughter but swiftly refocused on their task at hand. With professionalism and skill, they seamlessly transitioned into their West Coast Swing routine, a lively and fluid dance that complemented the playful tune.

Thanks to their expertise and chemistry, Laszlo and Stefanie effortlessly navigate the dance floor, executing each move with precision and grace. Their seamless coordination and mutual understanding shine through as they dance in perfect harmony.

Witness the beauty of Laszlo and Stefanie’s dance by watching the video provided below.