Salsa Beginners (Level A):
All classes at the A level cover fundamental salsa dance steps. The class titles indicate the specific partner work combinations that will be the main focus of each type. Here are the details of each type:
Reviewing the Basic Salsa Steps
In the Fundamentals class, you’ll review the basic salsa steps, including Forward & Backward, Side to Side, Left & Right Turns, and Cross-Body Lead. Our instructors will help you perfect your technique to execute each step precisely.
- Walk Thru & Pivots:
Perfecting Cross-Body Lead Steps and Pivot Turns
In this class, you’ll review the cross-body lead step and its variation, the walk-thru step. The course also concentrates on pivot turns, an essential element of salsa dancing that allows dancers to turn smoothly while maintaining rhythm and timing.
- CBLs & Right Turns:
Focusing on Cross-Body Lead Combinations and Right Turns
The Cross Body Lead & Right Turns class concentrates on Cross-Body Lead (CBL) combinations, right turns, and left turns. You’ll learn how to execute each step with style and confidence.
- Back Break & Swing:
Reviewing the Back Break Step While Swinging Left and Right
In this class, you’ll review the back-break step and its combination with the swing step. You’ll learn to execute each step with precision and grace, making your dancing look effortless.
Learning the Popular PartnerWork Combination
The hammerlock is a popular Latin dance partner work combination. This class teaches you how to confidently execute this move, making you a sought-after dance partner.
- Reverse CBLs & Closed Position
Gracefulness and Connection
Join our focused class to master Reverse Cross-Body Lead and Close Position. Elevate your technique, enhance partner connections, and add a touch of sophistication to your Salsa repertoire. Unleash the dancer in you!
In conclusion, starting with the basics is essential if you’re new to Salsa dancing. By mastering these steps and building a solid foundation, you can confidently move on to more advanced techniques. Our A-level classes are designed to help you achieve your dancing goals, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced dancer looking to perfect your technique.