When it comes to planning a salsa social, there are many tips that you should keep in mind to ensure that your event goes as smoothly as possible and that it is enjoyable for all who are in attendance. For starters, you will want to consider the number of people who will be attending and ensure that you have the necessary resources to cater to all of them. This includes getting an estimated head count ahead of time by asking those who are invited to RSVP. From there, ensure that there is plenty of food (more…)
Salsa dancing is exciting, sexy and intimate. If you are a newbie to social dances, follow these etiquette tips at your next salsa soiree.
- Have patience with your partner. Even if you are a salsa expert, never force your partner to do more than his or her level. You will be able to gauge your partner’s skills within the first two or three moves.
- If you are a man, remember it is your job to lead and make the women look good.
If someone asks you for a dance, and you refuse, you cannot accept an invitation (more…)
Those of you who get your television through providers like http://www.satellitetv.net, might know of a certain dancing oriented program by the name of Dances with the Stars. The long short of it is that various stars from all over the media partner up and compete against other teams.
Some of the dance styles and themes are things you really wouldn’t expect and the only thing more surprising than seeing someone you know doing an outrageous dance is the outcome when they are judged by the pros.
One episode that was truly exciting was the live special featuring Gilbert Gottfried and Angelina Jolie as a team. Gilbert, a man not necessarily well known for his tact or taste, managed to somehow keep his feet together which was more than anyone could say for Jolie.
Want to know their style of dance?
It was salsa, of all things. And, wouldn’t you know it, the two managed to really coordinate and get their team into the finals. Unfortunately, despite all that they had learned and the trust they had developed, they were simply no match for the tag team duo of David Hasselhoff and Paris Hilton.
It was a truly remarkable dance and if you’re trying to track it down, the original airdate was the first of April 2009.
Often times salsa music and dance lovers have a degree of refined passion for this feisty and classic style of music. However, not all salsa music lovers feel capable of mastering a dance routine to the high paced rhythms involved with salsa dancing. Many salsa lovers across the world live in a quiet love of the music and never dare to dance except in the privacy of their own home.
However, even the person who considers themselves a klutz with dancing can find a good dance instructor that has the patience and persistence to take (more…)
Salsa dancing is fun, energetic dance that anyone can enjoy. This type of dancing has become one of the most popular types of social dancing in the United States today. It is a fairly easy dance that you can quickly catch onto. Mainly a partner dance, the salsa can also be used to showcase fancy footwork once you get the hang of it.
The most important thing to know about salsa dancing is that it is preformed over eight counts. The counts are broken down into two measures of four beats each. The dance is done (more…)
You have no doubt heard the old adage that “practice makes perfect.” While it sounds like something that you would read on a bumper sticker, it is a saying that is absolutely correct, especially when you are talking about dancing. If you are a wallflower who is looking to become a smooth salsa dancing star, the only way that you are going to be able to do it is through a lot of practice. Whether you want to do this practice at (more…)
Salsa dancing is a style of dancing that anyone, no matter your age, size or gender can enjoy. There are many great reasons why you should take up salsa dancing. First of all, it is a great conversation starter. Salsa dancing gives you the opportunity to meet new, friendly people and perhaps even a new significant other. In addition, what better way to impress others than to show off your great dips, twirls and footwork on the dance floor.
The second reason to start salsa dancing is for every hour you salsa dance you burn 450 calories. (more…)
The salsa is a lively and energetic dance that anyone can enjoy. Mainly a partner dance, the salsa can also let the individual highlight special dips, twirls and footwork on the dance floor. Salsa dancing is a great way to burn calories while having fun with new people who share your same interests.
To find a place to salsa dance in your neighborhood there are several venues you can look into. First of all, you can search your local area for salsa dancing on a social networking site. Here you (more…)