BIG THANKS

13 12 2018

BIG thanks to everyone who came for the Shines workshops, Christmas rueda taster & LQ Christmas social this week.  We raised £214.75 for Azul Wasi in Peru ( after room hire), it was a great night.  Thanks to those who donated raffle prizes and helped on the night, a very special thank you to Hamish for teaching the mens shine sequence too.

Thanks for your continued support at socials & classes this year, helping to hit the £100, 000 mark in September.  Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year.
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LQ Christmas Social – Tues 11th Dec – Deaf Hub

4 12 2018
LQ Christmas Social
Tues 11th Dec @ The Deaf Hub
7pm-7.45pm – Mens & Ladies shine/ styling class – anyone welcome £5
7.45-8.15pm Festive Cuban Rueda – Beginners welcome – free
8.15-10.30pm – Christmas party games, dancing, raffle & mince pies – social £3
 
Combo tickets – social & styling workshop £6
Anyone welcome, raffle prize donations welcome, pass the word folks please.
Money raised for the Azul Wasi project as usual.




Big thanks

26 11 2018

BIG thanks to everyone who came to support the social and workshops with Yamil this weekend.  We raised £532 in total ( after out goings) for the Azul Wasi project in Peru.  Big thanks to those who helped on the night on the door, with the raffle and who donated prizes and with taxi dancing.  BIG thanks to YAMIL too who brought his infectious energy and fun to help spice up the dance floor with the line ups and performances.





WORKSHOPS with YAMIL today

24 11 2018

Hi folks, Hope you enjoyed a little taste of Cuban spirit last night with Yamil, was a fun night, thanks to everyone who came. Hoping some of you can support the workshops TODAY- 12-3pm for folks with improver or above level Cuban salsa experience (see below). There is also a Cuban rumba class at 3pm for anyone, £6, no dance experience necessary for this class.  For Rumba class, if possible ladies bring a scarf and men a hankerchief.    Don’t miss this chance for classes with Yamil from Cuba, it’s not very often we get such a great opportunity locally folks.

Please come 10 mins before class start time to register. Venue not open until 11.45am though, they are at the The Blackwatch club, 20 Arthurstone terrace, Dundee also no bar so bring own snacks & soft drinks, no alcohol allowed.
Details of workshops :
Cuban dance Masterclasses with Yamil Cuedo Ferrera

Sat 24th Nov 12-4pm
@ The Black Watch Club, 20 Arthurstone Terrace, Dundee DD4 6RS.

Classes will be 50 minutes long each. The venue will be open from 11.45am, please come 10 minutes before classes start to register if possible especially if still need to pay for classes. The first 3 classes are for dancers with improver level (or above) Cuban salsa dance experience.  These classes are not for beginners.
The last class at 3pm, Rumba Guaguanco,  will be suitable for beginners and dancers with some cuban or cross body salsa experience.
Please note :
Bring your own soft drinks to hydrate for the classes, as no bar.  No alcohol allowed in the room.
Classes
12 noon- Cuban Improvers Partnerwork class
1pm – Cuban Intermediate Partnerwork class
2pm – Cuban Rueda de Casino  (Improvers/ intermediate level)
3pm – Rumba Guaguanco – class open to anyone including beginners.  I’ll bring some rumba skirts, but don’t have enough for everyone.  We will learn the basic Rumba steps, a short routine then see how you can add this into Salsa dancing.

Advance class prices : 1 class – £8,  2 classes- £14,  3 classes -£18, All 4 – £20

On day prices :
Rumba Guaguanco class – £6
Cuban partner work or Rueda masterclasses – 1 class £10, 2 classes £18, 3 classes £23, all 4 – £25.
If travelling from outwith Dundee, advance pass prices available if email LQ salsadundee@gmail.com before November 22nd.
Please pass the word.
Hope you can make it !




Latin Quarter CUBAN FEVER party & dance workshops

12 11 2018

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Latin Quarter presents Cuban Fever latin party 
Friday 23th November 7.30- 12 pm at the Black Watch Club
20 Arthurstone Terrace, Dundee DD4 6RS

Tickets are £7 (£5 students with card) from classes or pay on the door. 
Come and feel the spirit of Cuba with Yamil Cuedo Ferrera, former Cuban dancer from Ballet Folklorico Cutumba dance company, Santiago de Cuba.  Evening starts at 7.30pm with a warm up taster Casino de Rueda (Cuban wheel dance), Yamil will be performing later in the night and get us all up for fun line ups.
Please pass the word.  Anyone welcome, no partner necessary.
All money raised goes to the Azul wasi project in Peru.
The night will have a Cuban feel but we’ll be playing a mix of music (cross body and Cuban salsa, bachata with a few Son etc).
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Cuban dance Masterclasses with Yamil Cuedo Ferrera

Sat 24th Nov 12-4pm

@ The Black Watch Club, 20 Arthurstone Terrace, Dundee DD4 6RS.

Come and feel the spirit of Cuba with the energetic Yamil Cuedo Ferrera, former Cuban dancer from Ballet Folklorico Cutumba dance company, Santiago de Cuba.

Classes will be 50 minutes long each, see pass prices below, available from LQ Deaf Hub tuesday dance classes this tuesday only or at the 23rd November Cuban fever event.
On saturday 24th, the venue will be open from 11.45am, please come 10 minutes before classes start to register if possible especially if still need to pay for classes. The first 3 classes are for dancers with improver level (or above) Cuban salsa dance experience ( these 3 classes are not for beginners).
The last class at 3pm, Rumba Guaguanco, will be suitable for beginners and dancers with some cuban or cross body salsa experience.

Please note :
Bring your own soft drinks to hydrate for the classes, as no bar. No alcohol allowed in the room. Also for Rumba class, ladies bring a scarf and men a hankerchief if possible.

Classes
12 noon- Cuban Improvers Partnerwork class
1pm – Cuban Intermediate Partnerwork class
2pm – Cuban Rueda de Casino (Improvers/ intermediate level)
3pm – Rumba Guaguanco – class open to anyone including beginners. I’ll bring some rumba skirts, but don’t have enough for everyone. We will learn the basic Rumba steps, a short routine then see how you can add this into Salsa dancing.
Advance class prices : 1 class – £8, 2 classes- £14, 3 classes -£18, All 4 – £20

On day prices : 
Rumba Guaguanco class – £6
Cuban partner work or Rueda masterclasses – 1 class £10, 2 classes £18, 3 classes £23, all 4 – £25.

If travelling from outwith Dundee, advance pass prices available if email LQ salsadundee@gmail.com before November 22nd.
Please pass the word.

 





NO Deaf Hub classes -Nov 20th

12 11 2018

Sorry about the short notice but there will be no salsa classes for one week only on Tuesday 20th November, Classes as normal this tuesday though.





Latin Quarter CUBAN FEVER

23 10 2018

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Latin Quarter presents another Cuban Fever latin party
Friday 23rd November 7.30- 12 pm at the Blackwatch Club
20 Arthurstone Terrace, Dundee DD4 6RS.

Tickets are £7 (£5 students with card) pay on the door.

Come and feel the spirit of Cuba with Yamil Cuedo Ferrera, former Cuban dancer from Ballet Folklorico Cutumba dance company, Santiago de Cuba. Evening starts at 7.30pm with a warm up taster Casino de Rueda (Cuban wheel dance), Yamil will be performing later in the night and get us all up for fun Cuban line ups.
Please pass the word. Anyone welcome, no partner necessary.
All money raised goes to the Azul wasi project in Peru.
The night will have a Cuban feel but we’ll be playing a mix of music (cross body and Cuban salsa, bachata with a few Son etc).

There are dance workshops with Yamil on Sat 24th Nov 12-4pm, more details to follow soon.
Email LQsalsadundee@gmail.com for more info.