Class Calendar

Oct
21
Sat
Intermediate Class #7 of 8 – Cha-cha Footwork and Partner-work
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

BreakupPlease visit our page “MD Classes this week” for more information.

  • Intermediate – You should be able to get a double spin on your own.  You are leading and following basic patterns and variations in tune with the music.  You continue developing your shines and begin to include them in every dance.

Chacha Footwork- In this class you will learn proper execution of figure 8 movement sand sharp feet.
Chacha Partnerwork- We will work on proper connection on open leads to communicate with your partner .

Oct
23
Mon
Salsa/Mambo – Level 3 – Advanced Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

TeachingAdvanced Beginner — You should be able to lead and follow ‘In and Outs’, ‘Cross Body Leads’ with turns, double turns, proper spinning prep, double spins and basic shines

Steps or Footwork
1. Back Hook Turn
2. Front Hook Turn
3. Side Turns
4. Double Right Hook Turn
5. Double Left Hook Turn
6. Prep

Shines
1. Suzy Q
2. Up Town Down Town
3. Mambo Walk or Cord Beat Step
4. Front Slide
5. Front Flare
6. Slave
7. Two Corners
8. Front Double Cross
9. Hook Step
10. Cuban Side Charge
11. Grapevine
12. Front Cross Over

Partner-Work (Core Moves)
1. In and Out
2. Right Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
3. Right Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
4. Left Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
5. Left Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
6. CBL w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
7. CBL w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
8. Counter CBL w/ Double Left Turn (F)
9. Sweep
10. Prepping for Quick Turn

Oct
24
Tue
Salsa/Mambo – Level 1 and 2 – Raw and Intermediate Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Raw Beginner — If you are taking your first class.  You are just learning your three basics steps and basic turns.
  • Intermediate Beginner.– You should know how to lead and follow ‘Cross Body Leads’, left and right turns, and extensions.

Level I – Beginner (1st class)


Steps or Footwork
1. Basic Step
2. Side Step
3. Back Step
4. Front Step

Partner-Work
1. Frame
2. Extension
3. Back Rock
4. Front Rock

Level II – Beginner Intermediate (4 classes)


Tuesdays 7 – 9 pm

Steps or Footwork
1. Right Turn
2. Left Turn
3. Half Right
4. Half Left

Partner-Work (Core Moves)
1. Leading & Following of Right Turn
2. Leading & Following of Left Turn
3. Cross Body Lead (CBL)
4. Counter CBL
5. CBL w/ Right Turn
6. CBL w/ Left Turn
7. Counter CBL w/ Right Turn
8. Counter CBL w/ Left Turn

Tuesday Salsa Night @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 24 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 12:00 am


Come and have some fun with Mambo Dinamico’s Dancers and some of the nicest people in the Triangle. Salsa After Work Tuesday has a relaxed environment with no cliques or fashion shows. Come with comfortable attire or whatever you have on and dance the night away, so you can be relaxed next morning for work!!

Every Tuesday from 7:00 pm – until?

Carmen’s Cuban Cafe / Touch Ultra Lounge
108 Factory Shops Rd; Morrisville, NC 27560
PH: 919-467-8080

Come after a stressful day of work and join us in a different type of party.

– At Carmen’s you can dine with us and friends before 7 pm or just grab a quick bite from the restaurant. Also there is a ‘Happy Hour‘ that you can enjoy and be completely relax for the class and party.

– At 7 pm sharp, we start working out those Cuban calories with an-hour Raw Beginners, Beginners and Advanced Beginners Salsa/Mambo Classes. This classes will cover all the fundamentals for Salsa, Mambo and Cha-Cha dancing like leading and following techniques, timing, Cuban motion, spinning techniques, partner connection, etc.

– At 9pm, we start dancing the night away until ?? with the best Salsa/Mambo DJ in NC, yours truly Betto Herrera . Early enough so you can make it to work the next morning.

Prices:
– $15 for class and social dance ($10 w/ student ID)
– $5 Dance Social.

– 
Or use your “Mambo Card“.

NO NEED OF PRE-REGISTRATION

We have delicious food, Full Bar, top of the line instruction, awesome music by Betto and Carlos, great place to dance with a good dance floor, and a friendly atmosphere with the nicest people in the triangle.

Oct
26
Thu
Bachata Footwork and Partner-work
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Betto&JennyBachataPlease visit our page “MD Classes this week” for more information.

Bachata Footwork-  Proper bachata footwork, turns and different stylish variations.
Bachata Partnerwork- We will work on how to connect with your partner in close frame and feel each other’s movement.

Level 1 from 7-7:45pm

Level 2 from 7:30-9:30pm

Feel free to take both levels if you think you can handle it!

Oct
27
Fri
Agua y Fuego Latin Dance Party @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 27 @ 9:45 pm – Oct 28 @ 2:00 am

Agua y Fuego New

2 Rooms, 2 DJs, 2 Parties at 1 Place.

Mambo Dinamico, Kizomba RDU and Embodied Dance bring you the mixture of Salsa, Chacha, Bachata, Kizomba and Zouk in a great party every 4th Friday of the month.

Water and Fire are two essential elements that create energy of their own, but when combined they are even greater.

We’ll have two specialized rooms for your enjoyment:
– The Salsa Room where Mambo Dinamico dancers will be hosting a great social at the sounds of DJ Monte Alban and DJ Mixteco Mix.

– And the KiZoukChata Room will be hosted by Kimberly Nicole and Rachel Meth 

**Only $15 for the cover for this great party**
**Drinks specials will be served at the bar by our experienced bartenders**

At Carmen’s Cuban Cafe
108 Factory Shops Rd,
Morrisville, NC 27560

Oct
28
Sat
Intermediate Class #8 of 8 – Mambo Footwork and Partner-work
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

 

MamboMJPlease visit our page “MD Classes this week” for more information.

  • Intermediate – You should be able to get a double spin on your own.  You are leading and following basic patterns and variations in tune with the music.  You continue developing your shines and begin to include them in every dance.

Mambo Footwork- Learn to execute fast footwork with sharpness and precision.
Partnerwork- We will work on hand-tosses, illusions, hair-combs and hand tricks.

Oct
30
Mon
Salsa/Mambo – Level 3 – Advanced Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

TeachingAdvanced Beginner — You should be able to lead and follow ‘In and Outs’, ‘Cross Body Leads’ with turns, double turns, proper spinning prep, double spins and basic shines

Steps or Footwork
1. Back Hook Turn
2. Front Hook Turn
3. Side Turns
4. Double Right Hook Turn
5. Double Left Hook Turn
6. Prep

Shines
1. Suzy Q
2. Up Town Down Town
3. Mambo Walk or Cord Beat Step
4. Front Slide
5. Front Flare
6. Slave
7. Two Corners
8. Front Double Cross
9. Hook Step
10. Cuban Side Charge
11. Grapevine
12. Front Cross Over

Partner-Work (Core Moves)
1. In and Out
2. Right Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
3. Right Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
4. Left Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
5. Left Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
6. CBL w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
7. CBL w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
8. Counter CBL w/ Double Left Turn (F)
9. Sweep
10. Prepping for Quick Turn

Oct
31
Tue
Salsa/Mambo – Level 1 and 2 – Raw and Intermediate Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Raw Beginner — If you are taking your first class.  You are just learning your three basics steps and basic turns.
  • Intermediate Beginner.– You should know how to lead and follow ‘Cross Body Leads’, left and right turns, and extensions.

Level I – Beginner (1st class)


Steps or Footwork
1. Basic Step
2. Side Step
3. Back Step
4. Front Step

Partner-Work
1. Frame
2. Extension
3. Back Rock
4. Front Rock

Level II – Beginner Intermediate (4 classes)


Tuesdays 7 – 9 pm

Steps or Footwork
1. Right Turn
2. Left Turn
3. Half Right
4. Half Left

Partner-Work (Core Moves)
1. Leading & Following of Right Turn
2. Leading & Following of Left Turn
3. Cross Body Lead (CBL)
4. Counter CBL
5. CBL w/ Right Turn
6. CBL w/ Left Turn
7. Counter CBL w/ Right Turn
8. Counter CBL w/ Left Turn

Tuesday Salsa Night @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Oct 31 @ 9:00 pm – Nov 1 @ 12:00 am


Come and have some fun with Mambo Dinamico’s Dancers and some of the nicest people in the Triangle. Salsa After Work Tuesday has a relaxed environment with no cliques or fashion shows. Come with comfortable attire or whatever you have on and dance the night away, so you can be relaxed next morning for work!!

Every Tuesday from 7:00 pm – until?

Carmen’s Cuban Cafe / Touch Ultra Lounge
108 Factory Shops Rd; Morrisville, NC 27560
PH: 919-467-8080

Come after a stressful day of work and join us in a different type of party.

– At Carmen’s you can dine with us and friends before 7 pm or just grab a quick bite from the restaurant. Also there is a ‘Happy Hour‘ that you can enjoy and be completely relax for the class and party.

– At 7 pm sharp, we start working out those Cuban calories with an-hour Raw Beginners, Beginners and Advanced Beginners Salsa/Mambo Classes. This classes will cover all the fundamentals for Salsa, Mambo and Cha-Cha dancing like leading and following techniques, timing, Cuban motion, spinning techniques, partner connection, etc.

– At 9pm, we start dancing the night away until ?? with the best Salsa/Mambo DJ in NC, yours truly Betto Herrera . Early enough so you can make it to work the next morning.

Prices:
– $15 for class and social dance ($10 w/ student ID)
– $5 Dance Social.

– 
Or use your “Mambo Card“.

NO NEED OF PRE-REGISTRATION

We have delicious food, Full Bar, top of the line instruction, awesome music by Betto and Carlos, great place to dance with a good dance floor, and a friendly atmosphere with the nicest people in the triangle.

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