Class Calendar

Jul
18
Thu
Bachata Footwork and Partnerwork
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Bachata Footwork – Proper bachata footwork, turns and different stylish variations.
  • Bachata Partner-work – We will work on how to connect with your partner in close frame and feel each other’s movement.

Level 1 from 7-8pm

Level 2 from 8-9pm

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

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Jul
19
Fri
Bachata Sensual – Level 3
Jul 19 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Bachata Footwork – Proper bachata footwork, turns and different stylish variations.
  • Bachata Partner-work – We will work on how to connect with your partner in close frame and feel each other’s movement.

Level 3 from 7:30-8:30pm

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Jul
20
Sat
Intermediate Class #3 of 8 – Boogaloo Style Footwork & Partnerwork
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Intermediate Level: 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.

  • Boogaloo – Catch the groovy swing of this psychedelic dance from the 70′s.
  • Partnerwork – We will work on your preps for double and triple turns.

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Jul
22
Mon
Salsa/Mambo – Level 3 – Advanced Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Jul 22 @ 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

  • Back Hook Turn
  • Front Hook Turn
  • Side Turns
  • Double Right Hook Turn
  • Double Left Hook Turn
  • Prep

Partnerwork (Core Moves)

  • In and Out
  • Right Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
  • Right Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
  • Left Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
  • Left Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
  • CBL w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
  • CBL w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
  • Counter CBL w/ Double Left Turn (F)
  • Sweep
  • Prepping for Quick Turn

Shines

  • Suzy Q
  • Up Town Down Town
  • Mambo Walk or Cord Beat Step
  • Front Slide
  • Front Flare
  • Slave
  • Two Corners
  • Front Double Cross
  • Hook Step
  • Cuban Side Charge
  • Grapevine
  • Front Cross Over

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.

Jul
23
Tue
Salsa/Mambo – Level 1 and 2 – Raw and Intermediate Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

beginners classThis mixed level class is where beginners start. After an initial warm-up, we split into two groups as follows.

Raw Beginner: If you are taking your first class this is where you need to start.  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

  • Basic Step
  • Side Step
  • Back Step
  • Front Step

Partnerwork

  • Frame
  • Extension
  • Back Rock
  • Front Rock

Level II : Beginner Intermediate (4 classes)

Steps or Footwork

  • Right Turn
  • Left Turn
  • Half Right
  • Half Left

Partnerwork (Core Moves)

  • Leading & Following of Right Turn
  • Leading & Following of Left Turn
  • Cross Body Lead (CBL)
  • Counter CBL
  • CBL w/ Right Turn
  • CBL w/ Left Turn
  • Counter CBL w/ Right Turn
  • Counter CBL w/ Left Turn

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.

Jul
25
Thu
Bachata Footwork and Partnerwork
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Bachata Footwork – Proper bachata footwork, turns and different stylish variations.
  • Bachata Partner-work – We will work on how to connect with your partner in close frame and feel each other’s movement.

Level 1 from 7-8pm

Level 2 from 8-9pm

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

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.

Jul
26
Fri
Bachata Sensual – Level 3
Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Bachata Footwork – Proper bachata footwork, turns and different stylish variations.
  • Bachata Partner-work – We will work on how to connect with your partner in close frame and feel each other’s movement.

Level 3 from 7:30-8:30pm

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.

Jul
27
Sat
Intermediate Class #4 of 8 – Mambo Footwork and Partnerwork
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

MamboMJIntermediate Level: 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.

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.

Jul
29
Mon
Salsa/Mambo – Level 3 – Advanced Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Jul 29 @ 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

  • Back Hook Turn
  • Front Hook Turn
  • Side Turns
  • Double Right Hook Turn
  • Double Left Hook Turn
  • Prep

Partnerwork (Core Moves)

  • In and Out
  • Right Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
  • Right Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
  • Left Turn (F) w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
  • Left Turn (F) w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
  • CBL w/ Front Hook Turn (L)
  • CBL w/ Back Hook Turn (L)
  • Counter CBL w/ Double Left Turn (F)
  • Sweep
  • Prepping for Quick Turn

Shines

  • Suzy Q
  • Up Town Down Town
  • Mambo Walk or Cord Beat Step
  • Front Slide
  • Front Flare
  • Slave
  • Two Corners
  • Front Double Cross
  • Hook Step
  • Cuban Side Charge
  • Grapevine
  • Front Cross Over

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.

Jul
30
Tue
Salsa/Mambo – Level 1 and 2 – Raw and Intermediate Beginner @ Carmen's Cuban Cafe
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

beginners classThis mixed level class is where beginners start. After an initial warm-up, we split into two groups as follows.

Raw Beginner: If you are taking your first class this is where you need to start.  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

  • Basic Step
  • Side Step
  • Back Step
  • Front Step

Partnerwork

  • Frame
  • Extension
  • Back Rock
  • Front Rock

Level II : Beginner Intermediate (4 classes)

Steps or Footwork

  • Right Turn
  • Left Turn
  • Half Right
  • Half Left

Partnerwork (Core Moves)

  • Leading & Following of Right Turn
  • Leading & Following of Left Turn
  • Cross Body Lead (CBL)
  • Counter CBL
  • CBL w/ Right Turn
  • CBL w/ Left Turn
  • Counter CBL w/ Right Turn
  • Counter CBL w/ Left Turn

Please visit our Classes This Week page for more information.