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Final Days (March 13-18) Bachata Dance Team Open Audition
Final Days (March 13-18) Bachata Dance Team Open Audition San Jose - Thursday 8pm to 10pm, Sunday, 1pm to 3pm (Akiyama Wellness Center) - East Bay - Tuesday 8pm to 10pm, Saturday 11am to 2pm) @ Allegro Ballroom in Emeryville Email for any questions We are looking for dance enthusiasts that want to upgrade their bachata dancing in San Jose and East Bay area. THE TEAM EMPHASIZES - Social dancing skills first and foremost - Performance Principles and Concepts Performing is an option (but not required) for the dance members. We have two choreographies this year designed to improve your social dancing + core steps & leading and following concepts and principles Rehearsals will be every Thursday (8pm to 10pm) and Sunday (3pm to 5pm) Official Training starts March 1, 2018. We just started training, but you still have the chance to join by March 18th! WHAT TO BRING TO AUDTION - Comfortable clothing - Flat Shoes Team Rodchata is the first bachata dance team in the Bay Area. Rodchata, the director founded this dance group since 2004. The team have performed in Reno, Hawaii, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada and all over California. - We teach all styles; tradicional, moderna & sensual + basic salsa and kizomba structure for all-around social dancer. Director - Rodney Rodchata Aquino Team Leaders Ellie Parra, Henry Velasquez, Jimmy Bui Teachers Richard Lopez, Ellie Parra, Henry Velasquez Assistant Instructor - Albert Palomar, Christine Williams Rodney Rodchata Aquino, an international instructor, has 20 yrs of dance experience, including world competition judge and promoter. He has taught Bachata Dancing in 43 countries totalling 260 cities in the world including the Dominican Republic. He is ranked the 2nd most influential bachatero in the world by Dance Planet Daily ( You can also read his intimate interview here @ Or, Check his website @

Allegro Ballroom

5855 Christie Avenue · Emeryville, CA

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Join us for all of our Meetup activities in the SF Bay Area. The Bay Area Dance Party Meetup is the perfect way to meet new friends in a fun, sexy, and non-intimidating atmosphere. What you should expect: Parties, After-parties, After-party breakfast, Dance Classes and Workshops for the Absolute beginners and experienced dancers! Kizomba, Salsa, Bachata, and more! No dance experience necessary! The idea here is to have absolute fun. We also host parties and organize field trips. Dance. Meet. Mingle. And dance some more! KEEP CHECKING OUR CALENDAR!

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