Styles OfferedBachata, Cuban-Salsa, Salsa
Our Salsa and Bachata classes are taught by a native Latina from Colombia named Jenifer Tobon and our Zumba classes are taught by native South African named Charlene Brady.
Salsa & Bachata Beginner’s Course
The Beginner Salsa & Bachata class introduces you to the rhythm and timing of the music, as well as to technique in leading and following. You will learn basic footwork, dance positions and connections between partners. We will teach you fun and easy dance patterns that include single right turns, single left turns, cross body leads, and ladies 1 ½ right and left turns. No dance experience is required.
Salsa & Bachata Intermediate’s Course
In this class, we mainly cover technique in leading and following as well as dance patterns that incorporate cross body leads and ladies ½ turns. In addition, basic men's and women's styling is introduced. You will be introduced to intermediate variations and patterns to supplement your dancing. Men's and women's styling will be incorporated in all combinations taught.
Bachata Ladies Styling
In the Bachata Ladies Styling class you will learn how to add grace, femininity, & flare to your Bachata dancing. We will teach you choreography that focuses on arm & leg styling, body isolation technique, footwork/shines, hand & foot placements, and much more. You will also learn how to incorporate styling in your partner dancing, as you will gain confidence and improve the fluidity of your body movements. Ladies of all levels are welcome!
In the Salsa Solo class you will learn how to add grace, style, & flare to your Salsa dancing. We will teach you choreography that focuses on arm & leg styling, body isolation technique, footwork/shines, hand & foot placements, and much more. You will also learn how to incorporate styling in your partner dancing, as you will gain confidence and improve the fluidity of your body movements. Men and women of all levels are welcome!
ZUMBA is a fusion of Latin and International music / dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, and based on the principle that a workout should be "FUN AND EASY TO DO." The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. Zumba is a “feel-happy” workout that is great for both the body and the mind.
Back to the Basics
Its not a bad idea to take one step back in order to move many steps foward. In this class, you will re-learn the basic steps of Salsa. This class is open to all level. This class is also free to timecard holders.