Upcoming LQ events & classes

12 05 2019
The next Latin Quarter Social is Friday 14th June at the Blackwatch Club, more details to follow soon.
LAST WEEK to JOIN the NEW Beginners cross body salsa class at Deaf Hub this tuesday at 6.15pm. £30 for 9 weeks. Come 10 mins early to register if you can, see www.salsadundee.com for details.

LA Style Salsa workshop THIS TUESDAY– with Lorenzo & Sarah.

Lorenzo Milani is a teacher/dancer from Italy
7.15pm @ The Deaf Hub- Tuesday 14th May,  £5, pay on night.
Class suitable for Improver level ( or above) Salsa dancers ( usually 6 to 12 months salsa dance experience) , no beginners please.
 3 week Conversion course – Cross body salsa to Cuban Rueda starting on Tuesday 21st May at 8.15pm at the Deaf hub – £4 per class.   This short course is for anyone who dances at least at improver level Cross body style salsa (or cuban/ rueda) (this is usually around 6 months cross body style or other salsa experience). Not suitable for beginners.
The conversion 3 week course will provide the necessary skills to convert to Cuban salsa technique and Rueda moves to allow people to join the Deaf Hub Improver/ Intermediate Cuban Rueda class ( at 8.15p on tuesdays ) after the 3 week course, if attended in full.
The classes are also suitable for individuals who attend other Cuban dance/ rueda classes as there may be some differences in move names / sequences so the course will allow you to learn enough to join the tuesday Rueda group.   Any queries to LQsalsadundee@gmail.com.




BIG THANKS

12 05 2019

BIG THANKS to everyone who supported Latin Quarter last friday at AFROBEATS. We raised £104 for the Azul Wasi project in Peru. Special thanks to ALESSIO for the fab animations and to Howard & Sam at AFROBEATS for hosting us.

 





3 week Cross body salsa to Cuban rueda conversion course

4 05 2019
 3 week Cross body salsa to Cuban Rueda conversion course starting on Tuesday 21st May at 8.15pm at the Deaf hub – £4 per class.   This short course is for anyone who dances at least at improver level Cross body style salsa (or cuban/ rueda) (this is usually around 6 months cross body style or other salsa experience). Not suitable for beginners.
The conversion 3 week course will provide the necessary skills to convert to Cuban salsa technique and Rueda moves to allow people to join the Deaf Hub Improver/ Intermediate Cuban Rueda class ( at 8.15p on tuesdays ) after the 3 week course, if attended in full.
The classes are also suitable for individuals who attend other Cuban dance/ rueda classes as there may be some differences in move names / sequences so the course will allow you to learn enough to join the tuesday Rueda group.   Any queries to LQsalsadundee@gmail.com.




Latin Quarter Social- Friday May 10th @Afrobeats Club

1 05 2019
Latin Quarter Social @ AFROBEATS
Friday 10th May
Afrobeats, 3 Session Street, Dundee DD1 5DN

7.15pm FREE SALSA Beginners taster class
7.45pm – Merengue taster class – £3 or Combo entry with social £5
8.15-11pm – latin music for dancing (mixed)
Social only £4
Everyone welcome to stay on for the Afrobeats usual club night after 11pm too.

Pay on the door. Please bring along friends & family & help raise money for the Azul Wasi Project near Cusco, Peru while having fun !

There is a bar, hots drinks also available & maybe cake ! Please support our local venues and buy drinks at the Bar.

www.salsadundee.com
Please pass the word, pop a poster up if you can, everyone welcome.




NEW Beginners Salsa classes – 7th may

19 04 2019
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NEW Beginners Cross Body Style Salsa, classes start tues 7th may, 6.15-7.05pm, at The Deaf Hub, Old Mill, 23, Brown St, Dundee. 10 week block pass £35, or £5 per class weekly. Can join first 2 weeks only. Please come 10 min early to register & pay. Classes are progressive, no partner necessary, anyone welcome. Email – LQsalsadundee@gmail.com for places or more info.
Please pass the word. All money raised for Azul Wasi project in Peru. Directions on www.salsadundee.com on class page.
Please note : there is no car parking outside the deaf hub (may get a parking ticket), best to park on Brown street.  See classes tab for more details & directions.
Other classes also start back on the 7th may  too.




LATIN QUARTER SOCIAL & Bachata Rueda workshop – Tues 9th April

4 04 2019

Latin Quarter Social – Tues 9th April @ The Deaf Hub

Improvers Bachata(partnerwork) -usual class – 6.30pm ( instead of 6.15pm) – £5
Rueda de Bachata workshop – 7.15-8.15pm- this is our first time trying this, it’s bachata in a circle where you change partners. Should be fun ! ( you need some bachata basic experience for this workshop- not suitable for beginners)- £5

Social dancing ( salsa, bachata (& a little kizomba on request)) – £3,
8.15-10.30pm, pay on door.

Combo entry – Bachata rueda class & social £6.

All money raised for Azul Wasi project in Peru as usual.
Will be a bar and a raffle during the social, prizes gratefully received.
Please pass the word !!





Change to Wednesday programme @ Afrobeats

26 03 2019
Please note slight change to programme for this Wednesday @ Afrobeats, unfortunately Massimo is unable to teach the mens shine class but will be joining us for the social dancing later. Alessio has kindly stepped in at short notice to teach the mens shines class (many thanks Alessio). Remember there are animations (line ups) too in the social and our 3 Italian ballerini (Massimo, Alessio & Lorenzo) will be joining us on the dance floor in the social !  Hope you can make it.