Workshops & Bootcamps

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“I love Salsa in the Suburbs but live in Atlantic City. Bootcamps and workshops are an effective way to learn a lot in a concentrated amount of time.” – Emma Daniels

DANCE WORKSHOPS AND BOOTCAMPS

Did you add “dancing” to your list of New Year’s Resolutions or “Bucket List”? Interested in adding more diversity to your social dancing? Looking for a fun activity to do with your friends? Want to try something new?

Don’t have time for weekly classes? Looking for a refresher course?

Our one-day workshops & bootcamps are the perfect solution! Come with a friend or alone! New students often are amazed by how friendly and welcoming our dance community is! No partner necessary!!
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Don't miss out on Salsa Bootcamps!

LEARN TO SALSA IN JUST 1 DAY!!!!

You pick one: BEGINNER I SALSA BOOTCAMP

or…BEGINNER II* SALSA BOOTCAMP

Saturday, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Next Dates: October 10, 2015 and May 24th, 2016!

Don’t have time for weekly group classes, but interested in learning how to Salsa? Looking for a refresher course on basic salsa movies and patterns? Let us get you ready for the Salsa Club in just ONE day! No partner or dance experience necessary.

*To sign-up for Beginner II Bootcamp, you must have completed a Beginner I Bootcamp, Beginner I group class session, or 2 months of Salsa dance lessons or equivalent.) Space is limited!

$60/early registration by one week prior to event date; $80/person, regular price

SALSA DEMYSTIFIED – INTERMEDIATE SALSA WORKSHOP FOR LEADERS!

Saturday, November 7th: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

This workshop will help leaders understand which moves cooperate from different hand-holds and positions. Instead of having one default move you consistently do from certain positions, you will now have multiple options and even be able to build your own patterns on the spot!

Space is limited, so please sign up soon! You must have completed at least six months of Salsa training at our studio or have permission of the instructor to participate.

$45/early registration by October 31st; $60/person, regular price

BEGINNER AND INTERMEDIATE BACHATA WORKSHOPS!!

Saturday, January 16th, 2016: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Learn all the basics of this sexy, ever-popular dance in just one day! You can’t go to a Salsa Club and not know Bachata nowadays, so this workshop is  essential for getting your feet wet! It will also be a great start before jumping into our ongoing Bachata group classes. This is a great introduction or a great review. You will see how easy Bachata is and have two patterns to walk away with in just one day!

Space is limited, so please sign up now to hold you spot!

$45/early registration by January 9th; $60/person, regular price

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BALLROOM BASICS WORKSHOP

Saturday, February 13th, 2016: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

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Looking for a fun pre-Valentine’s Day event? Join us at the studio from 1:00-4:00 p.m. for a Ballroom Dance Crash Course! All are welcome; bringing your own partner is not necessary (although there will be a registration discount for those registering in leader/follower pairs).

You will be introduced to the basics of various Ballroom styles!

PERFECT FOR….

– singles who don’t want to be the wallflower at social events!
– couples looking for something new and romantic to try!
– brides, grooms, and their parents in prep for the Big Day!
– all dancers of all levels looking for a new dance– including YOU!!!

This crash course will give you a taste of all the dances you can do at your next social gathering! All dancers welcome; everyone will rotate!!!

Space is limited!

$45/person or $80/leader-follower pair early registration discount by February 6th; $60/person or $110/pair regular price.   

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INTERMEDIATE SALSA BOOTCAMP!

Saturday, February 27th, 2016: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

This workshop will focus on various themes and patterns taught in Intermediate A Salsa!

Space is limited, so please sign up soon! You must have completed Beginner I and II Salsa at our studio, or have permission of the instructor to participate.

$45/early registration by February 20th; $60/person, regular price

 

LADIES’ SALSA STYLING WORKSHOP

Saturday, April 9th, 2016: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Instructor: Shauna Belizéando – Click HERE to read about her impressive and extensive professional salsa career!

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 Are you sometimes unsure of what to do with your arms or hands while dancing? Do you get nervous social dancing when it comes to doing a shine? Do you see ladies on the dance floor who have an extra special flair, and do you want to discover how you too can turn heads and make your dancing extra feminine, exotic and even more beautiful? You will be introduced to moves and isolations of your hands, arms, hips and feet which will take your dancing to the next level. This class will help you be more comfortable and confident on and off the dance floor! Great for Latin dancers of all types – Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, and Cha Cha! Make YOUR dancing unique!

Space is limited!

$45/early registration by April 2nd; $60/person, regular price


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Shimmy-Licious Booty Camp (Belly dance workshop)

Saturday, April 9th, 2016: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Instructor: Kahina Asurah – Click HERE to read about her impressive and extensive professional belly dance career!

Ladies, come shake, shimmy and feel ultra-feminine and beautiful during this one day workshop! Here’s the agenda:

 

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First hour:  Foundation Training

Introduction to belly dance techniques: shimmies, various hip drops, chest circles and snake arms, followed by combining techniques through repetition drills.

Second hour:  Dance- Improvisation & Veil Techniques

Apply foundation techniques to dance improvisation. Continue training into unveiling the veil techniques: learn how to readily and effectively use one of the essential tools of belly dance. Conclude this segment by incorporating the veil into your dance improvisation.

Third hour:  Dance – Choreography

Learn to perform a choreographed routine for your first classic Egyptian cabaret performance!

$45/early registration by April 2nd; $60/person, regular price

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Two small breaks between each hour will be given to catch your breath! Complimentary snacks will be provided!