• Dominican BACHATA (Rodchata) Dance Classes (Beginners & Intermediate)

    THE ONY DOMINICAN TRADICIONAL BACHATA CLASSES IN THE BAY AREA w/ World Renown teacher, Rodchata Register in Person Allegro Ballroom, 5855 Christie Ave, Emeryville, CA LEARN TO DANCE BACHATA BASED ON TEACHING PRINCIPLES BY INTERNATIONAL TEACHER, RODCHATA 7:30pm - Bachata for Beginners Taught by Rodchata - Basic Steps, Basic Positioning, Basic Partnering for Bachata Social Dancing 8:30pm - Progressive Bachata Dancing Taught by RODCHATA himself - progressive steps, rhythm, Lead & Follow Principle + Footwork movements PAY AT THE DOOR AT ALLEGRO BALLROOM $15 Each MORE INFO Rodchata Dance Classes @ https://conta.cc/2DqG0nh Rodney Rodchata Aquino, an international instructor, has 20 yrs of dance experience, including world competition judge and promoter. He has taught Bachata Dancing in 46 countries totalling 290 cities in the world including the Dominican Republic. He is ranked the 2nd most influential bachatero in the world by Dance Planet Daily, and one of the few teacher that teaches authentic bachata in the USA. Reference: 1. Listed as Teacher of Authentic Bachata @ https://sites.google.com/site/realbachata/instructors-who-teach-real-bachata 2) Ranked #2 In the World @ http://danceplanetdaily.com/most-influential-in-bachata 3) Bachata Interview - http://bit.ly/2c7ekWi 4) Rodchata Podcast Interview http://iloveafrolatinmusic.libsyn.com/022-rodney-rodchata-aquino-iloveafrolatinmusiccom-podcast

  • Reno Intl DANCE Expo - $130 Offer EXP Jan 14th

    Grand Sierra Resort and Casino

    May 10-12, 2019 @ GSR. The new Reno International Dance Expo (RDX) is a dance convention featuring different types of dance disciplines and musical bands. RDX also features dance instructors and performers from all over the world. It's a weekend of Dance-A-Thon with workshops and social dancing. Venue: Grand Sierra Resort - Festival HOTEL Booking Link: https://www.renodanceexpo.com/index.php/hotel Festival Passes: @ https://www.renodanceexpo.com/index.php/passes $135 Offer EXP Jan 14th ($145 after) $145 EXP March 14th ($155 after) Official Site: www.RenoDanceExpo.com ARTIST: http://www.renodanceexpo.com/index.php/artists Kizomba - Jamba Jamba (Czech Rep) - Mario & Laury Esmeralda (Angola/France) - Rose Turuka (Tanzania) - Benga Da Beatz (Ohio) - Marc Brewer (NYC) - Cesar & Tracie (Cuba/Canada) - Afrodiziak (Canada) - Kizomba Harmony (Billy e Monica) - Robin & Felisa (Canada) - Luiz & Ignacia (LA) - Christina James (SF) - Eddie Hercules (SF) - Yasert Ortega (SF) - Joe Gabel (SF) - DJ Karlito (SF) - DJ Billy the Kiz (Texas) - DJ Czar (Canada) Bachata - Alex & Desiree (NJ) - Fausto & Katelyn (NY) - Anthony & Carla (DR/Spain) - Marcela Cardenas (Sweden) - Alejandro Rey & Nicole (LA) - Bryon & Sammantha (SF) - Manny & Mireiile (SF) - InLakech (SF) - John Manego & Shiloh (LA) - Victor Morante (Canada) - Kathy Reyes (SF) - Heidi Armas & Orlando (Reno) - Monique Manzo (Reno) - Rodchata (SF) - Ryan Rockstar (SG) - Invasion Latina (Bachata Merengue Concert) - DJ Relleo (Sac) - DJ Migz (SF) - DJ Guapo (SF) - DJ Ron Palma (SF) - DJ Rodiculous (SF) Salsa - Ismael Otero (NJ) - Fausto Felix (NY) - Luis Aguilar (SF) - Alex Lee & Kimberly (SF) - Emelie Andagan (Sac) - Helen Vasquez (SF) - Brian & Jeannette (SJ) - Orlando Valle (SF) - De'Jon Polanski & Clo Ferreira (New Orleans) - Invasion Latina (Salsa Cumbia Concert) - DJ Super Chino (SF) - DJ Mundo (SJ) - DJ Zorro (Reno) - DJ Mendoza (Canada) Zouk - Marc Brewer (NY) - Benga Da Beatz (Ohio) - John & Shiloh (LA) - Jamie Aroxa & Kiri Chapman (Brazil/NY) - Charles Espinoza (ATL) - DJ Cal Z (LA) - DJ Gabel (SF) - DJ Benga (Ohio) MORE TO COME, CONFIRMING MORE ARTSTS! We are adding and confirming more artists and performers. PRESENTED BY SAZ PRODUCTIONS

  • Learn Kizomba, the Partner Dance from Africa. It's a Great Way to Meet People!

    πŸ‘‰πŸ‘‰ OPEN TO ANY SKILL LEVEL. NO PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE OR PARTNER NEEDED. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER AT GOTKIZOMBA.COM/NEWBIE TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT. PLEASE RSVP ON MEETUP ONLY AFTER REGISTERING. IF YOU ARE NEW OR NEWER TO KIZOMBA, THIS WORKSHOP IS NEEDED TO START OUR REGULAR CLASSES πŸ‘€πŸ‘€ Get introduced to the ADDICTION that is KIZOMBA, an amazing partner dance originally from Africa that has taken the world by storm. Ours is a proven system that gets you dancing as quickly as possible. This boot camp is for anyone who is curious about Kizomba, or partner/social dancing in general, and is the gateway to our ongoing program. If you're already dancing Kizomba, but are rusty or missing some pieces, this boot camp is for you. Don't forget to invite all your friends :) Cost: $20 online/$25 @ door πŸ‘‰ TO REGISTER, VISIT GOTKIZOMBA.COM/NEWBIE πŸ‘€πŸ‘€ On the day of the boot camp, dress comfortably, and bring some refreshments&snacks. You don't need any special shoes or clothing. Just be prepared to have fun and meet some cool people. **YOUR INSTRUCTORS** Veronika & Emile have been on the forefront of growing the Kizomba scene in the SF Bay Area, and North America. They have organized numerous Kizomba & Semba IMMERSIONβ„’ workshops, and taught workshops and hosted Kizomba at festivals around the world. They are the organizers of the international Got Kizomba festivals which were the first all-Kizomba festivals in North America. Aided by extensive training and dancing with some of the most talented Kizomba artists on the planet, they have developed a style of teaching that is uniquely their own. Their proven system will get you dancing as quickly as possible, and they can't wait to share their passion for Kizomba with you. Here's a video your instructors danced on for Rwandan singer Meddy (over 8 million views!): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYQ1I0-TcTI Here's a video they made in Milan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PYjX3-egCp8 Next Dates: Sun Jan 13 @ 11a - 1p Fri Feb 1 @ 7-9p Where: Trilliant Studio, 130 Linden St, Oakland

  • Learn to Dance @ Berkeley Bachata Social

    The Beat

    A night of learning the finer points of bachata dancing and dancing with fellow bachateros and bachateras in the Bay! 2-Hour BACHATA BOOTCAMP w/ Rodchata @ The Beat in Berkeley - Jan 12th - 8pm to 2am EXCITING BACHATA DANCE WORKSHOPS... 8pm - Bachata for Beginners (Rodchata) 9pm - Bachata Intermedaite (Rodchata) 10pm-2am - Dance Party w/ DJ Smooth & DJ Rodiculous Salsa Bachata and More Online: EXP Jan 11th $10 @ https://www.bachatasaturday.com/buy-tickets.html

  • Saturday Berkeley Bachata Salsa Social

    The Beat

    @ The Beat in Berkeley - Jan 12th - 8pm to 2am EXCITING BACHATA DANCE WORKSHOPS... 8pm - Bachata for Beginners (Rodchata) 9pm - Bachata Intermedaite (Rodchata) 10pm-2am - Dance Party w/ DJ Smooth & DJ Rodiculous Salsa Bachata and More Online: EXP Jan 11th $10 @ https://www.bachatasaturday.com/buy-tickets.html

  • Join our Bachata Training

    Ritmo De Casa

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT WANT TO LEARN TO DANCE BACHATA plus kizomba and salsa. Nightclub lessons and Studio dance lessons aren't enough. You have to challenge yourself to not only learn but to train with Dance Experts and to train with other individuals that has the same goals as YOU - to be awesome in the skills of social dancing. No judgements. No need to bring partners. Just show up at our 11am sessions and try it out for one hour - beginners or intermediate only. THE TEAM EMPHASIZES - Social dancing skills - Performance Principles and Concepts Performing is an option (but not required) for the dance members. We have training programs & choreographies this year designed to improve your social dancing + core steps & leading and following concepts and principles Rehearsals will be once a week for 3 hours Saturdays (11am) WHAT TO BRING TO THE AUDITION - Comfortable clothing - Flat Shoes Team Rodchata is the first bachata dance team in the Bay Area. Rodchata, a world renown teacher, is the director that 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 Email @ [masked]

  • Dominican BACHATA (Rodchata is back) Dance Classes

    Allegro Ballroom

    THE ONY DOMINICAN TRADICIONAL BACHATA CLASSES IN THE BAY AREA w/ World Renown teacher, Rodchata Register in Person Allegro Ballroom, 5855 Christie Ave, Emeryville, CA LEARN TO DANCE BACHATA BASED ON TEACHING PRINCIPLES BY INTERNATIONAL TEACHER, RODCHATA 7:30pm - Bachata for Beginners Taught by Rodchata - Basic Steps, Basic Positioning, Basic Partnering for Bachata Social Dancing 8:30pm - Progressive Bachata Dancing Taught by RODCHATA himself - progressive steps, rhythm, Lead & Follow Principle + Footwork movements PAY AT THE DOOR AT ALLEGRO BALLROOM $15 Each MORE INFO Rodchata Dance Classes @ https://conta.cc/2DqG0nh Rodney Rodchata Aquino, an international instructor, has 20 yrs of dance experience, including world competition judge and promoter. He has taught Bachata Dancing in 46 countries totalling 290 cities in the world including the Dominican Republic. He is ranked the 2nd most influential bachatero in the world by Dance Planet Daily, and one of the few teacher that teaches authentic bachata in the USA. Reference: 1. Listed as Teacher of Authentic Bachata @ https://sites.google.com/site/realbachata/instructors-who-teach-real-bachata 2) Ranked #2 In the World @ http://danceplanetdaily.com/most-influential-in-bachata 3) Bachata Interview - http://bit.ly/2c7ekWi 4) Rodchata Podcast Interview http://iloveafrolatinmusic.libsyn.com/022-rodney-rodchata-aquino-iloveafrolatinmusiccom-podcast

  • Learn Kizomba, the Partner Dance from Africa. It's a Great Way to Meet People!

    πŸ‘‰πŸ‘‰ OPEN TO ANY SKILL LEVEL. NO PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE OR PARTNER NEEDED. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER AT GOTKIZOMBA.COM/NEWBIE TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT. PLEASE RSVP ON MEETUP ONLY AFTER REGISTERING. IF YOU ARE NEW OR NEWER TO KIZOMBA, THIS WORKSHOP IS NEEDED TO START OUR REGULAR CLASSES πŸ‘€πŸ‘€ Get introduced to the ADDICTION that is KIZOMBA, an amazing partner dance originally from Africa that has taken the world by storm. Ours is a proven system that gets you dancing as quickly as possible. This boot camp is for anyone who is curious about Kizomba, or partner/social dancing in general, and is the gateway to our ongoing program. If you're already dancing Kizomba, but are rusty or missing some pieces, this boot camp is for you. Don't forget to invite all your friends :) Cost: $20 online/$25 @ door πŸ‘‰ TO REGISTER, VISIT GOTKIZOMBA.COM/NEWBIE πŸ‘€πŸ‘€ On the day of the boot camp, dress comfortably, and bring some refreshments&snacks. You don't need any special shoes or clothing. Just be prepared to have fun and meet some cool people. **YOUR INSTRUCTORS** Veronika & Emile have been on the forefront of growing the Kizomba scene in the SF Bay Area, and North America. They have organized numerous Kizomba & Semba IMMERSIONβ„’ workshops, and taught workshops and hosted Kizomba at festivals around the world. They are the organizers of the international Got Kizomba festivals which were the first all-Kizomba festivals in North America. Aided by extensive training and dancing with some of the most talented Kizomba artists on the planet, they have developed a style of teaching that is uniquely their own. Their proven system will get you dancing as quickly as possible, and they can't wait to share their passion for Kizomba with you. Here's a video your instructors danced on for Rwandan singer Meddy (over 5 million views!): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYQ1I0-TcTI Here's a video they made in Milan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PYjX3-egCp8 Next Dates: Sun Jan 6 @ 11a - 1p Sun Jan 13 @ 11a - 1p Where: Trilliant Studio, 130 Linden St, Oakland

  • Join our Bachata Training

    Ritmo De Casa

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT WANT TO LEARN TO DANCE BACHATA plus kizomba and salsa. Nightclub lessons and Studio dance lessons aren't enough. You have to challenge yourself to not only learn but to train with Dance Experts and to train with other individuals that has the same goals as YOU - to be awesome in the skills of social dancing. No judgements. No need to bring partners. Just show up at our 11am sessions and try it out for one hour - beginners or intermediate only. THE TEAM EMPHASIZES - Social dancing skills - Performance Principles and Concepts Performing is an option (but not required) for the dance members. We have training programs & choreographies this year designed to improve your social dancing + core steps & leading and following concepts and principles Rehearsals will be once a week for 3 hours Saturdays (11am) WHAT TO BRING TO THE AUDITION - Comfortable clothing - Flat Shoes Team Rodchata is the first bachata dance team in the Bay Area. Rodchata, a world renown teacher, is the director that 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 Email @ [masked]

  • Dominican BACHATA (Rodchata) Dance Classes (Beginners & Intermediate)

    THE ONY DOMINICAN TRADICIONAL BACHATA CLASSES IN THE BAY AREA w/ World Renown teacher, Rodchata Register in Person Allegro Ballroom, 5855 Christie Ave, Emeryville, CA LEARN TO DANCE BACHATA BASED ON TEACHING PRINCIPLES BY INTERNATIONAL TEACHER, RODCHATA 7:30pm - Bachata for Beginners Taught by Rodchata - Basic Steps, Basic Positioning, Basic Partnering for Bachata Social Dancing 8:30pm - Progressive Bachata Dancing Taught by RODCHATA himself - progressive steps, rhythm, Lead & Follow Principle + Footwork movements PAY AT THE DOOR AT ALLEGRO BALLROOM $15 Each MORE INFO Rodchata Dance Classes @ https://conta.cc/2DqG0nh Rodney Rodchata Aquino, an international instructor, has 20 yrs of dance experience, including world competition judge and promoter. He has taught Bachata Dancing in 46 countries totalling 290 cities in the world including the Dominican Republic. He is ranked the 2nd most influential bachatero in the world by Dance Planet Daily, and one of the few teacher that teaches authentic bachata in the USA. Reference: 1. Listed as Teacher of Authentic Bachata @ https://sites.google.com/site/realbachata/instructors-who-teach-real-bachata 2) Ranked #2 In the World @ http://danceplanetdaily.com/most-influential-in-bachata 3) Bachata Interview - http://bit.ly/2c7ekWi 4) Rodchata Podcast Interview http://iloveafrolatinmusic.libsyn.com/022-rodney-rodchata-aquino-iloveafrolatinmusiccom-podcast