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For those in NYC who enjoy Cuban Salsa/Timba music and dance (Casino, Son, Rueda de Casino), we host weekly classes in Manhattan & Brooklyn catered to all levels of dancers, weekend dance practice sessions/socials, group outings, live music/concert events, AND legal travel opportunities to Havana, Cuba each summer. We have over 20+ years experience teaching & promoting Cuban dance & music in the NYC area. For additional info, check out our social media pages: www.linktr.ee/Fuakata https://www.facebook.com/Fuakata

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Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino Classes!

Adelante studios

$15.00

💃🏼🕺🏼Have you ever tried Salsa? How about CUBAN salsa? Now is your chance to learn this exciting & fun dance! On Sunday, January 9th, we are offering a Cuban-style Salsa BEGINNER introduction class! The class will start its curriculum from scratch, will be in a dance studio, & will be kept comfortably small to facilitate learning, so IT DOESN’T MATTER IF YOU HAVE NEVER DANCED! Also, having a partner is not required as we constantly rotate during the class. This format gives you the opportunity to practice your steps with various partners & prepares you for the social dance scene in a safe & pressure-free environment.

The teachers, a male & female, teach progressive levels of Cuban Salsa Partner work, also known as Casino & Rueda de Casino - an interactive group dance where there are constant partner exchanges with fun patterns executed in unison!

🇨🇺The new session of Cuban Salsa begins on Sunday, 1/9! 🇨🇺

▫️Wednesdays (January 9th - 30th):

🔹4:00-5:00pm Absolute Beginner Cuban Salsa - Level 1

This class is for absolute beginners with little to no dance experience & will allow you to develop a strong foundation in Cuban Salsa in an extremely fun, stress-free atmosphere. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on developing dance fundamentals including rhythm, coordination, balance, & the specific technical aspects of Cuban Salsa, including basic steps & turn patterns, partnering technique, & the fundamental motions of Casino. Students will also learn social dancing etiquette, floorcraft, & partner safety in an extremely warm, relaxed, social & fun environment.

💲PRICE
-For First Time members & their guests, 1st Class: ONLY $15, 40% OFF!!!
Normally $25 Drop-In!
-Level 1 full month package of 4 classes: ONLY $75 - That's 4 classes for the price of 3!!!
-Payment in advance encouraged either via Credit Card: https://linktr.ee/fuakata , Venmo: @Chris-Rogicki , Cash App: $FuakataSalsaNYC , or Zelle/PayPal: [masked]

📍Adelante Studios
25 W31st Street
New York, NY 10001
between Broadway & 5th Avenue
2nd Floor - 3,000 sq ft of Dance Floor

🚇Nearby Subways: 34th St Station on B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, & PATH trains.

All classes are taught by both a male, Chris/Ryan, & female, Nayelli/Svetlana, so women can easily follow another woman while men are following a man at the same time! They have over 22+ years of training, teaching, performing, & traveling to Cuba to collaborate with the very best in the Salsa world. Feel free to contact them if you have any questions:

📨 Chris: [masked] / 📲[masked]

For those with previous experience dancing Cuban Salsa, we also offer a Level 1.5/Advanced Beginner class at 5:00pm, immediately following the absolute beginner class.

▫️Wednesdays (January 9th - 30th):

🔹5:00 - 6:00pm Advanced Beginner/Improver Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino - Level 1.5

This class is for advanced beginners that have completed our 4-week absolute beginner series & further extrapolates from key foundational motions in Cuban Salsa. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on improving & fine-tuning the core introductory elements of Casino: Exhíbela, Dile que No, Guapea, Enchufla-based patterns, closed & open position transitions, & compositional variations. Rueda de Casino, an interactive group dance involving rapid partner exchanges, will also be introduced with the goal of increasing & fortifying responsiveness in both lead & follow roles, along with spatial orientation & kinesthetic awareness. Upon completion, students will have all the necessary tools to transition to the intermediate level.

🚨 For our complete schedule & additional info, check out: https://mailchi.mp/1551fdfe05fb/december-cuban-salsa-classes-begin-this-week

We look forward to dancing with you!

Con Cariño Casinero,
Evelyn, Nayelli, Nikki, Svetlana
Javier, Ryan, Chris & the Fuákata Crew
🇨🇺 🎶 💃 💥 🕺 🎶 🇨🇺

💻 https://linktr.ee/fuakata

Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino Classes!

Adelante studios

$15.00

💃🏼🕺🏼Have you ever tried Salsa? How about CUBAN salsa? Now is your chance to learn this exciting & fun dance! On Wednesday, February 2nd, we are offering a Cuban-style Salsa BEGINNER introduction class! The class will start its curriculum from scratch, will be in a dance studio, & will be kept comfortably small to facilitate learning, so IT DOESN’T MATTER IF YOU HAVE NEVER DANCED! Also, having a partner is not required as we constantly rotate during the class. This format gives you the opportunity to practice your steps with various partners & prepares you for the social dance scene in a safe & pressure-free environment.

The teachers, a male & female, teach progressive levels of Cuban Salsa Partner work, also known as Casino & Rueda de Casino - an interactive group dance where there are constant partner exchanges with fun patterns executed in unison!

🇨🇺The new session of Cuban Salsa begins on Wednesday, 2/2! 🇨🇺

▫️Wednesdays (February 2nd - 23rd):

🔹7:00-8:00pm Absolute Beginner Cuban Salsa - Level 1

This class is for absolute beginners with little to no dance experience & will allow you to develop a strong foundation in Cuban Salsa in an extremely fun, stress-free atmosphere. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on developing dance fundamentals including rhythm, coordination, balance, & the specific technical aspects of Cuban Salsa, including basic steps & turn patterns, partnering technique, & the fundamental motions of Casino. Students will also learn social dancing etiquette, floorcraft, & partner safety in an extremely warm, relaxed, social & fun environment.

💲PRICE
-For First Time members & their guests, 1st Class: ONLY $15, 40% OFF!!!
Normally $25 Drop-In!
-Level 1 full month package of 4 classes: ONLY $75 - That's 4 classes for the price of 3!!!
-Payment in advance encouraged either via Credit Card: https://linktr.ee/fuakata , Venmo: @Chris-Rogicki , Cash App: $FuakataSalsaNYC , or Zelle/PayPal: [masked]

📍Adelante Studios
25 W31st Street
New York, NY 10001
between Broadway & 5th Avenue
2nd Floor - 3,000 sq ft of Dance Floor

🚇Nearby Subways: 34th St Station on B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, & PATH trains.

All classes are taught by both a male, Chris, & female, Nayelli, so women can easily follow another woman while men are following a man at the same time! They have over 22+ years of training, teaching, performing, & traveling to Cuba to collaborate with the very best in the Salsa world. Feel free to contact them if you have any questions:

📨 Chris: [masked] / 📲[masked]

For those with previous experience dancing Cuban Salsa, we also offer a Level 1.5/Advanced Beginner class at 8:00pm, immediately following the absolute beginner class.

▫️Wednesdays (February 2nd - 23rd):

🔹8:00 - 9:00pm Advanced Beginner/Improver Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino - Level 1.5

This class is for advanced beginners that have completed our 4-week absolute beginner series & further extrapolates from key foundational motions in Cuban Salsa. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on improving & fine-tuning the core introductory elements of Casino: Exhíbela, Dile que No, Guapea, Enchufla-based patterns, closed & open position transitions, & compositional variations. Rueda de Casino, an interactive group dance involving rapid partner exchanges, will also be introduced with the goal of increasing & fortifying responsiveness in both lead & follow roles, along with spatial orientation & kinesthetic awareness. Upon completion, students will have all the necessary tools to transition to the intermediate level.

🚨 For our complete schedule & additional info, check out: https://mailchi.mp/413709c7ca7b/january-cuban-salsa-classes-begin-this-week

We look forward to dancing with you!

Con Cariño Casinero,
Evelyn, Nayelli, Nikki, Svetlana
Javier, Ryan, Chris & the Fuákata Crew
🇨🇺 🎶 💃 💥 🕺 🎶 🇨🇺

💻 https://linktr.ee/fuakata

Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino Classes!

Adelante studios

$15.00

💃🏼🕺🏼Have you ever tried Salsa? How about CUBAN salsa? Now is your chance to learn this exciting & fun dance! On Sunday, January 9th, we are offering a Cuban-style Salsa BEGINNER introduction class! The class will start its curriculum from scratch, will be in a dance studio, & will be kept comfortably small to facilitate learning, so IT DOESN’T MATTER IF YOU HAVE NEVER DANCED! Also, having a partner is not required as we constantly rotate during the class. This format gives you the opportunity to practice your steps with various partners & prepares you for the social dance scene in a safe & pressure-free environment.

The teachers, a male & female, teach progressive levels of Cuban Salsa Partner work, also known as Casino & Rueda de Casino - an interactive group dance where there are constant partner exchanges with fun patterns executed in unison!

🇨🇺The new session of Cuban Salsa begins on Sunday, 1/9! 🇨🇺

▫️Wednesdays (January 9th - 30th):

🔹4:00-5:00pm Absolute Beginner Cuban Salsa - Level 1

This class is for absolute beginners with little to no dance experience & will allow you to develop a strong foundation in Cuban Salsa in an extremely fun, stress-free atmosphere. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on developing dance fundamentals including rhythm, coordination, balance, & the specific technical aspects of Cuban Salsa, including basic steps & turn patterns, partnering technique, & the fundamental motions of Casino. Students will also learn social dancing etiquette, floorcraft, & partner safety in an extremely warm, relaxed, social & fun environment.

💲PRICE
-For First Time members & their guests, 1st Class: ONLY $15, 40% OFF!!!
Normally $25 Drop-In!
-Level 1 full month package of 4 classes: ONLY $75 - That's 4 classes for the price of 3!!!
-Payment in advance encouraged either via Credit Card: https://linktr.ee/fuakata , Venmo: @Chris-Rogicki , Cash App: $FuakataSalsaNYC , or Zelle/PayPal: [masked]

📍Adelante Studios
25 W31st Street
New York, NY 10001
between Broadway & 5th Avenue
2nd Floor - 3,000 sq ft of Dance Floor

🚇Nearby Subways: 34th St Station on B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, & PATH trains.

All classes are taught by both a male, Chris/Ryan, & female, Nayelli/Svetlana, so women can easily follow another woman while men are following a man at the same time! They have over 22+ years of training, teaching, performing, & traveling to Cuba to collaborate with the very best in the Salsa world. Feel free to contact them if you have any questions:

📨 Chris: [masked] / 📲[masked]

For those with previous experience dancing Cuban Salsa, we also offer a Level 1.5/Advanced Beginner class at 5:00pm, immediately following the absolute beginner class.

▫️Wednesdays (January 9th - 30th):

🔹5:00 - 6:00pm Advanced Beginner/Improver Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino - Level 1.5

This class is for advanced beginners that have completed our 4-week absolute beginner series & further extrapolates from key foundational motions in Cuban Salsa. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on improving & fine-tuning the core introductory elements of Casino: Exhíbela, Dile que No, Guapea, Enchufla-based patterns, closed & open position transitions, & compositional variations. Rueda de Casino, an interactive group dance involving rapid partner exchanges, will also be introduced with the goal of increasing & fortifying responsiveness in both lead & follow roles, along with spatial orientation & kinesthetic awareness. Upon completion, students will have all the necessary tools to transition to the intermediate level.

🚨 For our complete schedule & additional info, check out: https://mailchi.mp/1551fdfe05fb/december-cuban-salsa-classes-begin-this-week

We look forward to dancing with you!

Con Cariño Casinero,
Evelyn, Nayelli, Nikki, Svetlana
Javier, Ryan, Chris & the Fuákata Crew
🇨🇺 🎶 💃 💥 🕺 🎶 🇨🇺

💻 https://linktr.ee/fuakata

Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino Classes!

Adelante studios

$15.00

💃🏼🕺🏼Have you ever tried Salsa? How about CUBAN salsa? Now is your chance to learn this exciting & fun dance! On Wednesday, February 2nd, we are offering a Cuban-style Salsa BEGINNER introduction class! The class will start its curriculum from scratch, will be in a dance studio, & will be kept comfortably small to facilitate learning, so IT DOESN’T MATTER IF YOU HAVE NEVER DANCED! Also, having a partner is not required as we constantly rotate during the class. This format gives you the opportunity to practice your steps with various partners & prepares you for the social dance scene in a safe & pressure-free environment.

The teachers, a male & female, teach progressive levels of Cuban Salsa Partner work, also known as Casino & Rueda de Casino - an interactive group dance where there are constant partner exchanges with fun patterns executed in unison!

🇨🇺The new session of Cuban Salsa begins on Wednesday, 2/2! 🇨🇺

▫️Wednesdays (February 2nd - 23rd):

🔹7:00-8:00pm Absolute Beginner Cuban Salsa - Level 1

This class is for absolute beginners with little to no dance experience & will allow you to develop a strong foundation in Cuban Salsa in an extremely fun, stress-free atmosphere. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on developing dance fundamentals including rhythm, coordination, balance, & the specific technical aspects of Cuban Salsa, including basic steps & turn patterns, partnering technique, & the fundamental motions of Casino. Students will also learn social dancing etiquette, floorcraft, & partner safety in an extremely warm, relaxed, social & fun environment.

💲PRICE
-For First Time members & their guests, 1st Class: ONLY $15, 40% OFF!!!
Normally $25 Drop-In!
-Level 1 full month package of 4 classes: ONLY $75 - That's 4 classes for the price of 3!!!
-Payment in advance encouraged either via Credit Card: https://linktr.ee/fuakata , Venmo: @Chris-Rogicki , Cash App: $FuakataSalsaNYC , or Zelle/PayPal: [masked]

📍Adelante Studios
25 W31st Street
New York, NY 10001
between Broadway & 5th Avenue
2nd Floor - 3,000 sq ft of Dance Floor

🚇Nearby Subways: 34th St Station on B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, & PATH trains.

All classes are taught by both a male, Chris, & female, Nayelli, so women can easily follow another woman while men are following a man at the same time! They have over 22+ years of training, teaching, performing, & traveling to Cuba to collaborate with the very best in the Salsa world. Feel free to contact them if you have any questions:

📨 Chris: [masked] / 📲[masked]

For those with previous experience dancing Cuban Salsa, we also offer a Level 1.5/Advanced Beginner class at 8:00pm, immediately following the absolute beginner class.

▫️Wednesdays (February 2nd - 23rd):

🔹8:00 - 9:00pm Advanced Beginner/Improver Cuban Salsa & Rueda de Casino - Level 1.5

This class is for advanced beginners that have completed our 4-week absolute beginner series & further extrapolates from key foundational motions in Cuban Salsa. In each 60-minute class of the four week series, students focus on improving & fine-tuning the core introductory elements of Casino: Exhíbela, Dile que No, Guapea, Enchufla-based patterns, closed & open position transitions, & compositional variations. Rueda de Casino, an interactive group dance involving rapid partner exchanges, will also be introduced with the goal of increasing & fortifying responsiveness in both lead & follow roles, along with spatial orientation & kinesthetic awareness. Upon completion, students will have all the necessary tools to transition to the intermediate level.

🚨 For our complete schedule & additional info, check out: https://mailchi.mp/413709c7ca7b/january-cuban-salsa-classes-begin-this-week

We look forward to dancing with you!

Con Cariño Casinero,
Evelyn, Nayelli, Nikki, Svetlana
Javier, Ryan, Chris & the Fuákata Crew
🇨🇺 🎶 💃 💥 🕺 🎶 🇨🇺

💻 https://linktr.ee/fuakata

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Cuban Salsa Social - Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday!

Adelante studios

$10.00

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