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Bachata Fundamentals (Wolverhampton)

SALSA VERSITY proudly presents Bachata Fundamentals Workshop with Amanda Hawley of Todo Latino Dance Company.

Introducing you to Bachata, a beautiful dance enjoyed all over the world to the distinct and infectious rhythms of Bachata music. Amanda will take you through the basics and build on them so that you can gain confidence and enjoy dancing Bachata socially.

The workshop is open to all levels including beginners and cross-body dancers, from those who have never tried Bachata before to those who want to refresh their existing skills, so please join us whatever your level of experience!

Schedule

  • Doors 2.30pm
  • Workshop 3.00pm until 6.00pm
  • Break 4.30pm approx
  • Social Dancing 6pm Til 8pm FREE!

Venue

The Shed, Cannock Road, Wolverhampton, WV10 0AL


Pre-Booking Strongly Advised!

£18 per person in advance (£10 deposit please)
£20 on the door – subject to availability

Places are limited to ensure space and individual attention, so book your place now!

Call Carol on: 07764 740132

www.salsa-versity.co.uk

Todo Latino Fiesta (01.04.16)

Todo Latino Dance Co hosts it’s next monthly Fiesta Night on Friday 1st of April – Our last event taking place in our new venue was a blazing success of dance, music & friendships. Every month we bring International favourites of the Latin dance scene and congress standard teachers & DJ’s. We play a mix of non-stop 50:50 Salsa & Bachata music, with four classes to participate in for all levels of ability plus great value drinks in an easily accessible City Centre location.

This is an event for dancers of all styles & abilities under one roof, together on the floor.

Guest Teacher

Our Guest Teacher & DJ This month is Yainer Carbonell.

“Prior to moving to the UK, Yainer Carbonell Vegueriz spent four years as a full-time dancer with Ballet TVC Nacional – one of Cuba’s leading dance companies, and certainly the company with the widest repertoire, and 3 years as a principal dancer with Oro Negro, specialising in Afro-Cuban folklore, touring regularly throughout Europe. His numerous UK performances and choreographic credits include dancing before her Majesty the Queen for the Commonwealth Observance at Westminster Abbey, the full-length theatre show ‘ASERE: On My Mind’ with a cast of 10 which debuted at Glasgow’s Mitchell Theatre in October 2011 and constant appearances at UK’s biggest Salsa Congresses such as the London and Bournmouth Salsa congresses, Scottish Salsa Congress, Mambo City 5 Star Congress, Afro Cuban Salsa Fiesta in Norwich and Salsa Feel The Heat in Wigan”

Schedule

  • 7:45pm
    Doors Open
  • 8pm
    Beginners Bachata – Todo Latino
    Improver Bachata
  • 9pm
    Beginners Salsa Todo Latino
    Improver Salsa
  • 10pm til 2am
    Party – non-stop music from professional DJ’s no prepared playlists – Only the latest and greatest music, payed for you through til 2am…


Prices

£10/ 8 NUS on the door
£8 adv from Classes

Use of the cloakroom is £1

Todo Latino Fiesta (04.03.16)

Todo Latino has moved house – at our new venue we will continue to bring you the best and most popular Latin dance teachers & DJ’s from across the UK and beyond.

Every month we bring you the Todo Latino team plus Congress headliners. Our new venue features – Wooden floor – Parking – Air Conditioning – Space – Cloakroom – easily accessible by Bus & Tram – Awesome people, an amazing sound system and affordable drinks.

March Welcomes Mauricio Reyes Awesome DJ and the founder of Latin Motion – Mauricio literally travels the globe teaching and entertaining with his up to date music & moves – we love Mauricio at Todo Latino Dance Co & are super excited he will be our guest for the first party at this venue.

Class Times

  • 7:45pm
    Doors open
  • 8pm Classes
    Bachata (Beginners)
    Bachata (Improvers)
  • 9pm Classes
    Cuban Salsa (Beginners) with Angelo
    Cuban Salsa (Improvers / Intermediate) with Mauricio

The main Fiesta runs from 10pm til 2am playing the latest and greatest music mix – Salsa 50:50 Bchata music policy – we don’t stray, we play for dancers of all styles and abilities – under one roof on one dance floor.

Cost

£10 on the door – £8 NUS or advance purchase from classes.

Todo Latino Fiesta (05.02.16)

Todo Latino are pleased to announce we are moving to the first Friday Night of every month.

We kick off at the start of February with Alain Hernandez from Cuba who will be teaching Improver and Intermediate level partner work. Joining him will be our Todo Latino Team for Bachata and much more.

  • Doors open 7:45pm
  • 8pm Beginners Bachata with Ángélø Wadgê Bërrøspï
  • 8pm Improver Bachata with Amanda Hawley
  • 9pm Beginners Salsa with Angelo Wadge Berrospi
  • 9pm  Improver / Intermediate Salsa Cubana with Alain Hernandez

The Fiesta starts with DJ Alain – expect a night full of the latest and greatest Bachata & Salsa tracks to give it that real Latin Party feel. We dance til 2am, this event is for dancers of all styles and abilities on one floor and under one roof. Lets burn the floor and raise the roof! It’s always popular with a good turn out, lots of friendly people making a great atmosphere making it an events not to be missed.

Already booked for 2016: Julian Esteban Marmolejo Quiceno & Mauricio Reyes ready for a year of the best the UK has to offer.

New Years Party

The La Tasca New Years Party

Celebrate the New Year at La Tasca Nottingham! Party from 21:00 till 02:00 with DJ Jane Salsadi, midnight cava and nibbles included.

Book now

Book your place from £8 if you book in advance, £5 if you dine with us or get normal ticket-rate £10 ticket on the door.

Drop into La Tasca, Nottingham or pay or over the phone: (0115) 9599456

Wigan Weekender

Over 50 hours of workshops, over 20 special guest teachers and 3 sizzling party nights including shows and animation hosed by Sue (Salsa… feel the heat).

For more information please visit www.summersalsaweekender.com

Workshops

  • Cuban Salsa
  • Son
  • Reggaeton
  • La Rueda
  • Rumba
  • Orishas
  • Cha Cha Cha
  • Samsa
  • Bachaa
  • Kizomba
  • Styling

Venue

The hotel is within easy reach of a wide areas thanks to its excellent location and the local motorway network. The Britannia Wigan accommodates a Health and Leisure Club, a great way to unwind with facilities including Gym, Spa, Sauna and Indoor Heated Pool.

The Britannia Hotel, Standish, Wigan, WN6 OSR

  • £90 per person for 2 nights
  • £135 per person for 3 nights

Hotel Booking Advice

Book with the hotel directly on tel. 01257 499988 and speak to Carrie or Jayne, simply quote “Salsa Weekend SALS080716” or reference Salsa Weekend £135pp 3 nights full board.

Room share options are available.

Please note only attendees with a full event pass can stay in the Britannia.

Summer Salsa Weekender

Salsa Showcase

We’re excited to announce that Nottingham has it’s very own brand spanking new & beautiful Rev de Cuba and we have something really special planned for the first night totally FREE of charge.

  • 6:20pm Dance Floor blessing from Alain Hernandez
  • 6:30pm FREE Beginners Salsa Class with Amanda Hawley
  • 7:30pm FREE Beginners Bachata Class with Amanda
  • 9:00pm FREE Master Class with Alain Hernandez Intermediate level Cuban Partner work
  • 10pm DJ Lubi on the decks all the way through til 2am – playing a variety of latin music in a real Fiesta style.

This will be a taster of things to come. In the New year there will be classes every Wednesday night for beginners then a masterclass with local and national Teachers. The Teachers, DJ’s and Promoters of Nottingham are working togther again to bring you a mid week fiesta.

Rev de Cuba is on Market St, in the old Long Island Ice Tea building.