1 hour class
Learn the first steps of Cuban Salsa with this beginners class ran by Earl, a professional dancer with many year experience in hiphop, ballroom as well as salsa dance.
Earl will focus on teaching the mechanics of the dance moves below but also on timing, musicality, body positioning authentic Cuban styling for both men and women and the culture.
This January bring along a friend for free!! Just make a booking for 1 and bring your friend along for free!
In the beginners class you will learn the basic Salsa (back and forward steps with partner) including:
- Ladies and men single turn
- Open Salsa
- Dile que no
- Sombrero dile que no
- Side to Side Rumba (basic beginning of Rumba)
Earl wants all students to grow and develop so it is imperative that you have a thorough understanding of the moves at each level before progressing to the next.
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About your host, Baila Cuba Dance School
Baila Cuba Dance School are an established and professional dance school since 2001.
We specialise in authentic Cuban salsa, cuban casino, rumba, afro and cuban son.
We were trained in Havana, Cuba and Italy with some of the most recognised salsa masters in the world.
Earl Linton (dancer, teacher, choreographer)
A former dancer of break dance, hip hop, jazz, fusion, contemporary and ballroom. A veteran of the Cuban Salsa scene, Earl is an inspirational engaging teacher at long standing Cuban nights across London Salsa and the Cuban congress in Bournemouth, across London and the UK. Earl specialises in Contemporary Cuban Casino, rumba, afro, on 1 and in contratiempo (Son timing). A born
performer his style fuses Afro rhythms with Cuban casino & rumba. Originally a breakdancer, hip-hop, street jazz/fusion dancer and accomplished percussionist. Earl combines all these elements to bring passion to his moves and joy onto the dance floor. Dedicated to give clear instruction, his animated lessons are loved by his students. A dynamic Cuban style dancer whose moves are enviable and passion. Earl always aims to nurture his students, encourages them to grow and develop with him. Earl believes in ensuring the students are trained well from day 1 and are trained and taught by our structured syllabus. In a sentence.. you are in good hands.
Natalia didi (Dancer, teacher)
Natalia started her dancing journey in Romania, at the tender age of 16. Her styles was a combination of Ballroom dancing with thematic dance. Natalia relocated to London where she discovered the beautiful fusion between cuban casino, rumba & afro rhythms. Her love for cuban dance has made her classes fun and vibrant. Her students are always enjoying her classes as she takes them through a journey of the basics, timing, musicality and styling.
**This January bring along a friend for free!! Just make a booking for 1 and bring your friend along for free!**
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.