SALSA DANCE – FRIDAY NIGHTS
Wear leather / suede sole shoes or socks. No rubber or street shoes please.
7:30 – 8:30 | Lesson: $5 per person / $10 per couple
We will announce Social Dance time from 8:30-9:30 in the future.
The Salsa dance originated in the 1970s in New York City, with strong Latin American influences (Cuba and Puerto Rico) and is a hot, spicy and sensual dance that will inspire Latin rhythms in everyone!
It takes far less time than you think to learn your first few steps. It’s one of the easiest dances to pick up and you will learn your first few steps in no time! It’s the perfect dance for beginners.
Ivan Rivas studied and taught at Fred Astaire’s Studio and the Merchant Marine Academy on Long Island. His love for the Latin dancing was galvanized while traveling the world as a US Naval Surface Warfare Officer. Now, he wants to bring Latin dance home to Sullivan County.
LeeAnna Maniace began dancing at the age of six, dance modalities such as Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Modern. After graduating college she was introduced to Latin music and dance. She began to dance salsa and her passion for the Latin music and dance grew.