PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES AND JOIN US FOR SALSA LESSONS EN ESPAÑOL! THIS EXCITING PROGRAM OFFERS THE BEST OF SPANISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE DESIGNED TO KEEP YOUR FEET MOVING AND YOUR BRAIN ON ITS TOES.
WE OFFER 2 OPTIONS FOR LEARNERS: ADVANCED LANGUAGE LEVEL & BEGINNER LANGUAGE LEVEL. BOTH PROGRAMS TEACH BASIC SALSA BUT ARE DIVIDED BASED ON YOUR CURRENT LEVEL WITH THE SPANISH LANGUAGE. ALL SALSA LESSONS ARE PROVIDED BY THE EXPERTS AT JOEL SALSA, AND THE LANGUAGE LESSONS ARE PROVIDED BY OUR PARTNERING ORGANIZATION JP LINGUISTICS.
BEGINNER CLASSES ARE HELD ON MONDAY EVENINGS FROM 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM & ADVANCED CLASSES ARE HELD ON SATURDAY MORNINGS FROM 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. CHECK OUT OUR SCHEDULE BELOW AND GET READY TO DANCE THE NIGHT (& DAY) AWAY!
A 5-WEEK PROGRAM THAT MEETS ONCE PER WEEK
LOCATED AT JOEL SALSA
519 8TH AVENUE NEW YORK, NY 10018 (12TH FLOOR – ROOM A)
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
THE BEGINNER LEVEL
Ideal for Beginner Level Spanish speakers, this class is completely immersive and taught entirely en Español. Each session is 2-hours and begins with a 1-hour Language Lesson first taught by a native Spanish instructor, followed by a 1-hour Salsa Lesson taught en Español by a native dance instructor.
During your language lesson, you will learn things such as how to introduce yourself, how to say the alphabet, learn parts of the body, verbs in the present tense, and more. This is followed by a 1-hour Salsa Lesson in which you will learn the History & Techniques of Salsa Dancing such as Basic Steps, On2 Timing using Conga Beat, Basic Turn Patterns, Footwork/Shines, Traveling Turns Using Hand Variations & More…
THE ADVANCED LEVEL
Ideal for people with a conversational understanding of the Spanish language, this class is completely immersive and taught entirely en Español. Each session is 1-hour and designed at a faster-pace for more advanced speakers and will consist of a Salsa Lesson by a native dance instructor to include the history & techniques of Salsa such as the Basic Steps, On2 Timing using Conga Beat, Basic Turn Patterns, Footwork/Shines, Traveling Turns Using Hand Variations & More.
You will also learn vocabulary and terms en Español geared at Advanced Level speakers.
Both programs meet once per week for a 5-week course.