Archive for March, 2012

Posted: March 25, 2012 in Classes & Events, Corie's Corner, Salsa Classes

SALSA FLOREO PRESENTS: THE SPRING INTO SALSA SERIES

WILD LILY DANCE CENTRE (156 DUCKWORTH ST.)

This April, Salsa Floreo is pleased to be offering the following:

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THE BEGINNER SALSERO BUNDLE:This 4 week introductory series covers your salsa basics: footwork, frame and connection–the basis of leading and following LA Style Salsa (On 1), a turn and the cross body lead. By the end of this series, you’ll have some solid salsa tools downpat to bring to the social dance floor. No experience necessary, no partner required.MONDAYS: APRIL 2, 9, 16 & 23
FROM 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

$50.00 per person for the four week series.

*PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED, CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED
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THE BURGEONING SALSERO BUNDLE:

This 4 week series is for those with some experience dancing LA Style Salsa (On 1) who are looking to build upon the basics they have already acquired in order to grow their leading and following skills. From a solid frame and partner connection and increased kinesthetic awareness, more intricate turns and patterns will be explored and mapped on to songs of varying tempo to reinforce timing skills.
*PRE-REQUISITE: KNOWLEDGE OF THE CROSS-BODY LEAD

WEDNESDAYS: APRIL 4, 11, 18 & 25
FROM 8:30 – 9:45 p.m.

$50.00 per person for the four week series

*PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
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SALSA SPECIALTY SESSION: MUSICALITY AND SHINES:

Solo dancing segments within a shared social dance are your time to SHINE! This workshop explores rhythms outside the regular 1-2-3–5-6-7 salsa counts so that you can begin to enrich your musicality in social dancing. We will learn a shines pattern that incorporates both footwork and body movement to encourage a sense of play with the music that you can then take to the dance floor.

SUNDAY, APRIL 22ND
FROM 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.

$15.00 per person for the workshop.
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PRE-REGISTER IN ONE OF TWO WAYS:

1. VIA EMAIL AT: salsafloreo@gmail.com

or

2. IN PERSON AT THE SUNDAY SALSA SOCIAL AT MEXICALI ROSA’S ON MARCH 25TH OR APRIL 1ST.
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We’re looking forward to springing into salsa with you!

Stephanie and Corie
(Salsa Floreo)

Sunday March 18, 6pm-10pm

Come join the 6th “Sunday Salsa Social” @ Mexicali Rosa’s and help us celebrate the unique cultural diversity within our salsa community. We invite all newcomers and regular attendees to “bring a friend(s)” this week, either from away or from here, dancer or non-dancer. Enjoy sharing an evening of great food, great Latin rhythms, and social salsa dancing while learning and sharing experiences about each others’ cultures.

You can also:
-Learn more about RIAC (Refugee Immigrant Advisory Council)
-Find out about up-coming NL Multiculturalism Week activities
-Get hooked on Sunday Salsa Socials…return every week to dance, take 5$ drop-in lessons, meet more people from around the world, and feel at home in NL in a friendly respectful and healthy atmosphere.
-Join a network of Salsa in St. John’s members to find out about upcoming similar salsa events

NO mini-lesson for this week only, Judy D will be your guest DJ host.
Enjoy Free Appetizers* served by Mexicali Rosa’s, who are thrilled with this opportunity to be part of NL Multiculturalism Week March 18-24.
Our usual $2 social dance entry fee will be donated to RIAC
Open to the public

a SNAP St. John’s photographer may attend; they will only take your pic with your permission 🙂

*with the sponsorship of the Office of Immigration and Multiculturalism – AE&S, NL

http://www.nlimmigration.ca/

Find Sunday Salsa Socials on facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/sundaysalsasocial