Salsa Party @ The RockHouse – FRIDAY Apr 17th PLUS “Strut Your Salsa” call for video submissions for Dance Week!

apr 17 2015 salsa party

YESSS this time our Salsa Party is on a FRIDAY night, and it’s time for another “Rumbon Salsero!” event!
Ritmos Latinos Canada‘s DJ Chamba will be playing the best dance music from Cuba, New York, Colombia, Puerto Rico & much more. Which has the best music?…come check it out and see if you just don’t love em all!
DJ Chamba will also play a selection of your other favorites, with a fast-paced mix of salsa, merengue, bachatta, reggaeton and more.
Beginners lesson early in the evening with Stacy Fowler of Bailamos ST JOHNS is included in your cost!

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19+ event
$10 at the door
doors open at 9:30
The RockHouse, 8 George Street

video submission pic strut your salsa 2015

Salsa in St. John’s “Strut Your Salsa!” – call for video clips for a Dance Week Video National Dance Week is Apr 22-29th! So let’s have some fun and show the world how we Salsa in St. John’s! This is purely for fun, and is meant to showcase all of the wonderful dancers, instructors, event coordinators, dance schools, multicultural organizations, DJ’s, supporters etc. who’ve all helped to grow our vibrant Salsa in St. John’s community. PLUS – We’ll be choosing a name from all of your submissions, the lucky winner will receive a Salsa in St. John’s T-shirt!

Want to be a part of this?!
Send to judy.salsa”AT” a short ~20-30sec clip of yourselves dancing to help us put together a video collage. Deadline to submit is Apr 19th but please start sending them ASAP so I can start editing them together – Judy D
Please include:
– your full name for video credits (or nickname if preferred)
– your dance company/group (if applicable)
– when you joined/heard about Salsa in St. John’s
– and a short description of your video i.e.: “This is me dancing in Cuba!” or “I’m from South America and learned to Salsa dance in St. John’s!” or “We met at a salsa dance and are now married with children.”

—> send to judy.salsa”AT” <—

What we’d love to see:
– singles, couples, or groups dancing*
– any kind of Latin Dance: Salsa, Merengue, Bachatta, Reggaeton, Tango, etc. plus jazz, blues, & swing are welcome too
– old or brand new videos/pix
– all kinds of locations: dance events, house parties, weddings, living rooms, beaches, historic sites, festivals, cafes, dance studios etc
– dancing here in St. John’s OR anywhere else in the world
– past and present members of Salsa in St. John’s, and anyone who wants to join us!

If you’d like to participate but don’t have a camera or smart phone, please email me OR come to the April 17th Salsa party at RockHouse and we’ll do mini video shoots in a corner by the bar. FB event:

* Please make sure anyone in your video/pix is aware and agreeable that this video will be posted in public! Also videos and pix may be used for other similar dance community promo projects in the future.

This idea was inspired by the recent Faces of Newfoundland videos, check em out if you haven’t already!

“AT” =@

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