355 12th Street, Oakland, CA
In this 3 week series, we will be focusing on Leading, Following, and Musicality! If you know the basic steps already as a lead or a follow, this is the perfect chance to get started learning the other half. We will deepen your understanding of how non-verbal communication happens between dance partners. We'll focus on hand, arm, and upper body signals. We'll also focus on the music because that is so key to successful leading and following.
How to tell if a song is a salsa song, how to find the dance beat, what to do when you loose the beat, what to do when you think your partner is off beat, and SO much more you guys!!!
This is going to be a really great class! You do need to be comfortable with the very basic salsa steps (left right left, right left right) but if that's all you know, then you're ready!
This is ALSO a great class for anyone who is a proficient dancer in another style like swing or jazz to come get immersed in Latin rhythm and lead/follow.
I can't wait to see you all there!!! If you have questions about class please write them below in the comments - someone else might have that question too - or private message me if you prefer privacy.
Maximum 10 students. Minimum 3 students. If three people are not registered class will be canceled.
Advance Online Payment: $50
Single Class Drop-In (cash at class or online): $20 - to pay online for single classes use the "suggested donation" link in the left hand column and BE SURE TO PUT "WEEK 1, 2, or 3" in the notes
NO ONE TURNED AWAY FOR LACK OF FUNDS!
IF YOU WANT TO TAKE CLASS AND CAN NOT AFFORD THESE PRICES, PLEASE MESSAGE ME!!! WE WILL WORK IT OUT!
Additional notes: If you paid online and can't take class, let me know and I'll put your payment toward a future class, or a private lesson, or whatever works for you. Canceled classes will always be rescheduled.
Payments you make go to the organizer, not to Meetup. You must make refund requests to the organizer.