Description: Start your Salsa dance adventures here. Fundamentals and patterns like the Basics, Right Break Turn, Waterfall, Cross Body Lead, and more.
Description: Baskets can add dynamics to your Salsa with movement through the slot by both partners. Learn several basket variations and how to mix them up with other patterns to make it all flow smooth and cool.
Description: Learn the pattern variations that are a standard part of all good WCS dancer's repertoire. These may include the Stalker Whip, Roll Throwout, Handshake Tuck Double, Sweetheart Fold, Hammerlock Fold, Cross Hands Roll, and more.
Description: Vals is one of the 3 common styles in the Argentine Tango family. Learn the rhythm, technique, style, and patterns that make Vals a vital part of being a well-rounded Argentine Tango dancer.
Description: More technique, styling, and patterns such as the Bridge, Grapevine, Shadow CBLT, and NY Walk.
Description: Refine your fundamentals and learn new patterns and variations.
Description: Only $5 per person, Come practice in a comfortable studio setting. Drop in basis.
Description: Continue building your Cha Cha with patterns like the Cross Body, Release, Open Breaks, and Turns.
Description: Learn more fundamental patterns, styling and technique and put it all together so you can make the jump to intermediate-advanced.
Description: Continue learning more fundamentals, technique and patterns such as the Tuck, Basket, Whip, Inside Whip, and more.
Description: Continue building your Salsa with technique and patterns such as the Pump & Up, Closed Cross Body Lead, Release, Open Break Turn, Waterfall Combo, and Cross Body Lead Turns.
Description: Add more fundamental connection, technique, styling, and patterns such as the Tuck Throwout, Barrel Roll, Sugar Tuck Double, Fold, Yo Yo, Free Spin, and more.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the tuck and hook, hook and return, lunge, roll to run, and more.
Description: Barrel roll variations, styling, and amalgamations to build your WCS skills and repertoire.
Description: A dance from Brazil, it has become hot in Latin dance circles around the world. It's very attention-getting with its dramatic, curvy, wave-like body movement as well as its ultra-sexy tone. Salsa, West Coast Swing, and even Ballroom dancers are stealing moves and styling from Zouk to make their other dances more interesting.
Int/Adv Level in Salsa, WCS, Samba, or equivalent highly recommended
Description: Learn this amazing contemporary style of swing. It's been exploding in popularity worldwide as people discover it's versatility, musicality, and sexy styling via the thousands of YouTube clips and dance TV shows. WCS is the most popular dance at our studio, and for good reason! Get started with the basic technique, connection, and patterns such as the Underarm Turn, Push Break, Side Pass, Starter, and Throwout.
Keep Tangoing On! Build off your core, polish the look and feel, and add more patterns.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as the grapevine right, box with turn, twist, fallaway ending, and more.
Description: Continue with this class where you will learn patterns like the Continuous Cruzada, Cross Salida, Parada Forward Ocho, Back Ocho Cruzada, Parada Back Ocho with Forward Ocho End, and more.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns like the Wedding Circle, Shadow Walk Around, Around the World variations, Infinity Turn, Spot Turn and more.
Description: Upper level technique and patterns such as Curving Walk, Promenade Pivot, Change of Places, Inside Turn to Fan, Whiplash, and more.
Continue adding to your Rumba repertoire with new moves, styling, and variations sure to add fun and flair to your dancing.
Description: Learn several variations of the Sacada, the correct technique, connection, and how to use them in your Argentine Tango.
Description: Get started with this elegant dance perfect for many contemporary slow songs as well as the classics. Learn connection and patterns such as the Box, Progressive, Hesitations, Slow Turn, Promenade, and more.
Description: Hustle is HOT! It's a high-energy, attention-getting partner dance perfect for Contemporary Hits popular on the radio and dance clubs today. No partner necessary, we rotate in class.
Description: Build your WCS with technique, styling, and patterns such as the Outside Whip, Hand Change Side Pass, Sugar Tuck, Left Side Roll, and more.
Description: Continue building your Country Two Step with technique and patterns like the hammerlock, outside turns, shoulder catch, sweethearts, and more.
Description: More fundamental technique, styling, and patterns like the Stationary Basic, 3/4 Pivot Turn, Wrap 1/2 Turn Combo, Waterfall to Closed, Cuddle Walk, & Crossover Basic.
Description: Cumbia is a dance in its own right, but it also can be incorporated into your Salsa. Some cultures dance these Cumbia steps as their Salsa. The best dancers know how to integrate some of the Cumbia steps and movement into their Salsa to add more variety, movement, and playfulness. Get a 2-for-1 in this class as you'll learn both Cumbia and Street-Style Salsa!
Invite/Audition & instructor approval required.
Dance Lessons & Parties every Friday!
1st, 3rd, & 5th Fridays. Dance to a great mix of Salsa, West Coast Swing, Lindy, Hustle, Latin, & Ballroom music.
2nd & 4th Fridays. A night devoted entirely to ballroom music including Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Swing, Cha Cha, & more.
Description: More fundamentals and patterns such as Hammerlock Unwind, Half Closed CBL, Shoulder CBLT, Free Spin, and Barrel Roll.
Description: Continue your core Argentine Tango patterns, technique and styling. Get polished up and ready for the next level.
Description: Expand your Rumba with new steps and refined techniques.
Description: Just for the ladies, or guys that want to learn some follows' styling, you will learn several footwork and styling variations that will jazz up your basics and make you look advanced. These will be variations that you can do without interrupting the connection or your partner, so you can use these with beginner to advanced leas. Make the dance exciting no matter who you're dancing with.
Description: What makes West Coast Swing so cool isn't just patterns and technique. It's the groove! Learn some patterns and how to move in those patterns to get that sexy groove!
Description: Crash Course in Bachata for those already experienced in other social dances. Not for new dancers, but rather those already skilled in partnering, connection, turns, and learning patterns quickly.
Description: Learn fun and easy choreography and perform it with your classmates. The music and choreography change from one class to the next, so take this class many times to get new material each time!
Accelerate your learning of Kizomba, the Latin and Tango influenced African partner dance that is exploding in popularity in the Salsa and West Coast Swing scenes. This Intensive workshop is designed to move faster than normal since all students should have significant experience in partner dancing.
Swing Dance Lessons & Parties every Sunday!
Every Sunday! Learn some West Coast Swing & Hustle moves, then dance to Blues, R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz, & pop music.