This Saturday: International and African party at La Strada
Sunday, January 20th: huge salsa dance party with special workshops
Check out the complete listing:
Saturday, January 12th:
World Is Africa / International dance party at La Strda
Sunday, January 20th:
Huge salsa dance party in Ohio City, La SalsoTeca featuring special workshops
Saturday, February 2nd:
Hot Latin Dance Party at Shooter's
Friday, February 8th:
Tango Novo modern tango dance party
Saturday, February 23rd:
Save the date for Rhythms of Latin America dance party and benefit for IRTF
Sunday, May 26th:
Super SalsaDrome Social Dance
International / African Party
THIS SATURDAY, January 12th, is the World Is Africa Party!
Come see why the Plain Dealer listed La Peña Mundial's (www.LaPenaMundial.com) parties such as the "World Is Africa Party" something to go check out!
Free entrance (no cover charge) all night long and $4 valet (see below) *
Come party with DJs from Africa (DJs Christian "Tatrou" and Llloyd "Benjani") bringing the party with the hottest night club party music from all over Africa!
Saturday, January 12th, at La Strada will be a night of dancing to what moves parties in Africa. You will meet, mingle and dance with people from all over the world :)
The party at La Strada starts at 10:00 pm. Valet parking is available if you enter East 4th Street from Prospect. La Strada is located on East 4th Street next to Lola and near The House of Blues right downtown Cleveland in its premier party district. There is NO cover charge, FREE Entrance.
* To get $4 valet parking tell them you are going to La Strada when you pull up and they charge you $8. Bring you ticket in to La Strada and spend at least $20 and they take $4 off your check.
Sunday, January 20th, 2013, is La SalsoTeca, the huge salsa social dance at 2115 Freeman Avenue.
The next day is a holiday for many so come out and dance!
This is an ALL AGES event; Lesson is at 7:00 PM and dancing starts at 8:00 PM.
Special workshops start at 2:30 PM. The basic lesson which is included in the entrance fee for those attending the dance only is at 7:00 PM and dancing starts at 8:00 PM.
This month's La SalsoTeca is preceded by special workshops by Eileen Torres. DJ Ignacio "Nacho" Miranda will be on the job during the workshops and will do a special set during the dance. Fashionista and Photographer Teri Wang is celebrating her birthday at La SalsoTeca! Attending any of the workshops or the dance gives you a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Lalo Rodriguez on Saturday, February 9th, 2013... drawing done during the dance.
Salsa "on 2" Basics - Increase your ability to dance differing styles of salsa by learning the New York style. A simple adjustment in timing allows you to become a more well-rounded dancer. REQUIREMENTS: None
Cha-Cha-Cha - Expand your Latin Social Dance "playbook" by including this important dance. Learn basic timing, left and right turns, dancing in correct direction, simple footwork. REQUIREMENTS: None
Intermediate Salsa & Partner work - Perfect the technique of leading and following, cross body leads, and learn a 7-turns pattern. REQUIREMENTS: Ability to dance on time, to execute single left and right turns, lead or follow cross body lead.
Salsa for Novices - Master the basics of salsa-including timing, left and right turns, dancing in correct direction, simple footwork. REQUIREMENTS: None. This workshop directly precedes the La SalsoTeca dance and is included with the La SalsoTeca entrance fee of $7.00
FEES (details regarding exact times of workshops posted below)
1 Workshop-$15, 2 Workshops$-25, 3 Workshops-$30
Times:2:30-3:00 PM - Listening for "on 2" Dancers
3:00-4:00 PM - Salsa On 2 Basics
4:00-4:30 PM - DJ Set of music for Salsa on 2 Practice
4:30-5:30 PM - Cha-Cha-Cha
5:30-5:45 PM - DJ Set of Cha-Cha music for practice
5:45-6:45 PM - Intermediate Salsa / Partner Work
7:00 PM - La SalsoTeca basic lesson
Pre-pay by January 17 and receive $5.00 discount. Send the money thru PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT EILEEN TORRES-Eileen a native of Lorain, Ohio began teaching salsa in 1976. She moved to Washington, DC in 1987 and quickly became a force in the local salsa community. She is a highly regarded salsa historian who has offered instruction and lectured at the Kennedy Center, Smithsonian Institution, salsa congresses, festivals and countless universities and government agencies.Eileen has developed a highly effective method of instruction that allows students to learn in about half the time normally expected. Eileen is also an events producer who created Tributes to Men in Salsa, Women in Salsa, Salsa Choreographers and Old School Mambo-award ceremonies and dance shows. She is currently mounting a theatrical production titled Remembering the Palladium to be presented March 2, 2013 at the Atlas Theater in Washington, DC.
'La Salsoteca', donde la rumba revienta .... where the rumba explodes!
La SalsoTeca is a bring your own food and beverages of ANY KIND event, so bring it all just like always!
Come join us for the one and only SalsoTeca in NorthEast Ohio! Fantastic venue... everything you like and want.
Huge salsa social dance
Tango Novo, February 8th, 2013
FEB 2nd: Hot Latin Dance Party
We are doing it again, Saturday, February 2nd:
Tropical Cleveland’s Hot Latin Dance Party @ Shooters Riverside Cantina!
Last month's Cantina party was another smash success, over 850 of our friends came out for the best in Latin music and dance. ¡La Peña Mundial! DJs Ignacio and Umberto kept the floor moving with their Sizzling Tropical Mix!
Shooters Cantina is an upscale centrally located venue. You can dance on a large wood floor with a premium sound system or you can relax on the breezy patio enjoying the panoramic view of the city as huge ships glide down the river.
Don't know how to dance or need a refresher on the basic moves? Well, you are in luck because the evening starts off with Salsa/Merengue/Bachata lessons at 9pm.
Enjoy Tropical Cleveland's upscale, elegant night of dancing with a diverse crowd Saturday JAN 5th at Shooters Riverside Cantina
Lessons start at 9, The music starts at 10 and last till 2:30am at Shooters On The Water.
The cover is only $5 and the venue is 21 and older.
Plenty of parking in the Improv or Nautica parking lots.
check out the pics from our last party
Old Skool Hip-Hop and Freestyle
Lalo Rodriguez, SAT FEB 9th
Famous salsa singer Lalo Rodriguez is headlining at GALA DE ROSAS, Dance Of Romance
February 9, 2013 • 7:00PM - 11:00PM
Event Page: http://www.facebook.com/events/269539769830594
Featuring: LALO RODRIGUEZ | PAPO RUIZ Y DULZURA DE LA SALSA | ALEXIS ADRIAN
CONCERT Tickets: $25 – General Admission, $45 - VIP Level, $65 – VIP Stage Level
SPEAKEASY After Party Til 4AM feauturing: GRUPO KÑON | $10 – Cover (Doors Open @ 11PM | Concert Attendees NO COVER) Info| Tickets | VIP: La Cosecha Galeria - Will: 216.799.5783
Super SalsaDrome Memorial Day Weekend
DJ Ignacio "Nacho" Miranda presents Memorial Day Weekend Edition of Super SalsaDrome...'Super Salsa Social' this coming Memorial Day Eve on SUNDAY, May 26th.
Make plans for Memorial Day Holiday Weekend 2013
This Memorial Day holiday weekend come get your dance on... HUGE dance floor, air conditioning, BYOB, Cleveland's in demand salsa DJ setting the dance floor on fire again, the next day is a holiday!
Memorial Day is a major HOLIDAY and everyone wants to come out and dance and we have the place where you can really stretch out your legs and dance at this ALL AGES venue!
Ignacio "Nacho" Miranda is teaming up with Umberto Amante to bring you a super dance selection all night.
For those who have not attended an event at All About Dancin'...dance studio you are in for a treat! Spacious raised wood dance floor, VERY high ceiling (good to allow the heat to rise), excellent air conditioning no matter how many people are dancing, exciting lighting and great sound.
Plenty of free parking!
Bring your whatever you wish to eat and drink... dust off your cooler and kickstart the holiday with a cooler full of refreshments and victuals at "Super SalsaDrome Memorial Day Eve" May 26th!
We start at 9:00 pm and go until?
The event has plenty of FREE parking and you can bring anything you want to eat or drink including but not limited to beer, wine, alcohol, pizza, etc... LOL! The entrance fee is $10 and includes the lesson.