Bachata101

SALSA DANCE TEAMS

 
Beginner Training Team C

Experience Required: None

Performance: No

Curriculum Length: 1 Year | On2 Timing 

Instructors: Kate

Practice: Sundays 2:00 - 3:30 PM

Start Date: August 1st, 2021

Rolling Enrollment: Yes

Description:

This is our foundational Salsa Team, whether you're a beginner or have been dancing for a while and what to polish and improve your fundamentals, this team is a wonderful place to start. This will be a fun year of learning how to make salsa feel easy. Kate will help you become a proficient social dancer, integrating body movement, musicality, timing, and fun on the dance floor. This team has a great community atmosphere giving you a positive and exciting place to improve your dancing.

There will be a heavy focus on:

  • Social dancing and technique

  • Getting out of your head and into your body

  • Spinning and timing drills

  • Progressing as a dancer throughout the year

  • Unlocking inspiration and creativity

  • Getting comfortable dancing On2

 
Intermediate Training Team B1

Experience Required: Instructor Approval (email: salsatodo@gmail.com)

Performance: No

Curriculum Length: 1 Year | On2 Timing 

Instructor: Kate Angela

Practice: Sundays 3:45 - 5:15 PM

Start Date: August 1st, 2021

Rolling Enrollment: Yes

Description:

This intermediate training team is designed for students desiring to master the techniques to be fluid on the dance floor. At this level, we will focus on music and rhythms, executing turns and spins, leading and following concepts, plus introducing complicated footwork and partner-work without sacrificing your natural movement and timing. Students must be comfortable with their On2 timing with at least beginner training team level or higher. This team is referred to as Team B1 on the Calendar.

There will be a heavy focus on:

  • In-depth focus on musicality

  • Complex footwork patterns

  • On2 timing at the intermediate level

  • Social dance skills

 
Intermediate Training Team B2

Experience Required: Instructor Approval (email: salsatodo@gmail.com)

Performance: No

Curriculum Length: 1 Year | On2 Timing 

Instructor: Angela

Practice: Thursdays 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Start Date: August 1st, 2021

Rolling Enrollment: Yes

Description:

This intermediate training team is designed for upper-level salsa dancers who are preparing for our performance or continuing to master advanced techniques on the social dance floor. The continuation of musicality and introducing advanced footwork and partner-work without sacrificing your natural movement and timing. Students must be confident with their On2 timing with intermediate 1 training team level or higher. This team is referred to as Team B2 on the Calendar.

There will be a heavy focus on:

  • In-depth focus on footwork and timing.

  • Complex and advanced patterns, including multiple spins, redirections, and advanced CBL theory.

  • Advanced social dancing skills 

  • Preparation for our performance team if desired. 

 
Advance Performance Team A

Experience Required: Instructor Approval (email: salsatodo@gmail.com)

Performance: Optional

Curriculum Length: 1 Year | On2 Timing 

Instructor: Huong & Sophal

Practice: Tuesdays 8:15 - 9:45 PM

Start Date: February 2nd, 2021

Rolling Enrollment: No 

Description:

Get ready for classic On2 New York-style salsa, this is an advanced level team that offers both social dancing and performance training. Enjoy the elegance and soul of mambo with natural body movement and styling, clean lines, and musicality for days. Being on this team will sharpen your social dancing and performance skills. 

 

Huong and Sophal are an accomplished dance couple with years of experience in social dancing and performance, they have a strong and encouraging teaching style, and lovingly demand the best from their students. This team is referred to as Team A on the Calendar. 

Get ready for an exciting year of dancing salsa On2 in 2021!