It is time to unleash your inner dancer! Ensuring you have a strong foundation will boost your confidence as a dancer and accelerate your learning.
Its very exctining to bring you a new series of 3 2-hour classes duing May to explore some techical skills that we use in our weekly class curriculum. This is an opportunity to focus on them more fully. Mastering these skills will improve your social dancing and understanding of Salsa. These classes will improve your basics, turns, body movement, rhythm and timig.
These two hour workshops are only $20 each, if you pre-register, contact Kate to Register by Messenger or firstname.lastname@example.org, Or $30 at the door.
7 May – Improve your basic’s and incorporate body movement. This class is open to all levels ( a Salsa basic is required), we will cover various techniques including weight transfer, foot position, posture, key body isolations, arm movement and footwork.
📌Build your footwork foundation
📌Key body movement Isolations
📌Incorporating body movement into your basics
📌Extra bonus with drills for you to take home to keep developing.
21 May – Imporve your turn and spins, This class is open to all levels ( a Salsa basic is required), we will cover various techniques including foot patterns, posture, body stacking, using your core to turn, spoting/head whip and balance
📌 Right hand turn/ Exhibela turn
📌 Hook turn
📌 3 step turns (Vacilila, Coca-cola, Bachata left and right turn, Travelling turns)
📌 Spot turn
📌 Extra bonus with drills for you to take home to keep developing
28 May – Musicality and Social Dance. Ensuring you understand salsa music boost your confidence as a dancer on the social dance floor. This class is open to all levels but a basic and dile que no/cross-body lead and exibile and right-hand turn will be required to complete this class, We will cover the basic structure of salsa songs, key instruments and timing within salsa music, identifying the different ‘energy’ levels in the sections of songs, We will discuss strategies to build your Social dance. This class is not just for the leads! Ladies, we will talk about how you can add your musicality and bring your flavour to the dance.
📌 Basic structure of a Salsa Song
📌 Fitting moves to the section in a Song
📌 When/how to lead to a shine
📌 A basic shine pattern
2:00 – 4: 00 pm, all classes are at the Elizabeth Street Community Hall, 169 Elizabeth Street, Tauranga.
Welcome to all as we are operating under the Orange traffic light setting, Vaccine passe sand masks are not required for this class.