Salsa Spirit is proud to announce that the talented Leonilee Vargas of Houston, TX will be performing and teaching at the Herencia Africana social this Saturday!
Leonilee is originally from Puerto Rico, where she won the Puerto Rico Salsa nationals in 2003 with partner Henito Acosta. She also has appeared in a number of TV shows and was a dancer in the movie Havana Nights.
In addition to her accolades as a salsa dancer, Leonilee is well-versed in bomba and Afro-Cuban dance and will be sharing her talent, experience and knowledge with us this Saturday, first in a special 1-hour Intro to Afro-Cuban workshop from 9 to 10, then later in the evening with a performance of her newest routine. This is not to be missed!
Here is a clip of Leonilee performing recently in Houston. Enjoy and see you this Saturday!
----------Salsa Spirit Details:
The Salsa Spirit social is Austin's very own Salsa social hosted every 3rd Saturday of the month. We supply great Salsa music that inspires and pushes the dancer on the dance floor.
Additionally, we host "Dance-Instructional" and "Salsa-Educational" workshops which root in the dancer a deeper appreciation for Salsa music/dancing.
Location: Austin Uptown Dance Studio
Univ-Students w/ ID - $5
Cover: Social only - $7
Social & Workshop - $10
(Workshops will be Educational and Dance-Instructional)
BYOB: Kindly be careful in keeping the premises tidy!
Parking: Free (tons of parking spots available)
The Salsa Spirit Committee is passionate about and truly respects Salsa - Music, Dancing, Art-form/History and uplifting the Salsa Scene in Austin.
We give sincere consideration to paying dues and bringing a sense of honor to the ancestors of the art-form. We are driven by non-economic, non-commercial and non-political, but authentic motives for perpetuating the true Spirit of Salsa!