up & coming events in Edinburgh

30 07 2012

Edinburgh Festival –Brazil Brazil presents Latin Live [Ballroom] £16 22:45 / 2-26 Aug

As supporters and fans of Latin music we’d like to offer you, your classes, friends and family a special discount for some of the performances taking place at ASSEMBLY ROOMS, BALL ROOM. We have a variety of offers from 2 for 1 and some complimentary tickets available.  If you’d be interested in finding out more, please mail duncan@arfringe.com.

Sounds like a really goods show folks with a Cuban band too http://www.canta-bahia.comhttp://www.sonoralacalle.com


Also  Scottish Salsa congress in January –  http://www.scottishsalsacongress.co.uk/

Salsa night at Bannockburn – Jan 20th

12 01 2012

January Gig at Bannockburn, should be good guys, hope you can make it, see, http://www.facebook.com/events/230745680336173/

Event with Phil at usual Bannockburn venue, 36 Morrison Drive, BannockburnTime : Friday,  9:00pm – 1:00am – January 20th

There’s a Map here  http://www.wheresbest.co.uk/venue/52383/Bannock-Burn-Miners-Social-Club/

Two salsa balls coming up in Edinburgh

17 10 2011

Two events people may be interested in coming up in Edinburgh which should be good fun, remember you can also find out about events outside Dundee on the Salsaholics website  http://www.salsaholics.co.uk.

Salsa suave ( Sagi) is organising a Halloween Ball on 30th Oct, with workshops  http://www.salsaholics.co.uk/index.php?Operation=Clubs&subop=info&Id=2396&date=20111030

Also a Medieval Salsa Ball with Leon Rose workshop & show, Fri 11th Nov, 2011, Freemason’Hall, 96 George St, Edinburgh. Timings 8 -9 workshop with Leon Rose, 9 – 11ish Dance,11:20 Show,11:30 – 1am Dance.  Price :Ball £10, Ball & workshop £15.Link for map: http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=eh10+4pu+map&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-GB:official&cli   Anyone interested in sharing a hired private bus from Dundee for the latter event one is being organised email sarahbrox@gmail.com asap for contact details regarding this.

Salsa night @ Bannockburn

15 09 2011
Salsa night at Bannockburn this Friday September 16th at 9:00pm -1:00am.  Location Bannockburn Miners Welfare and Social Club 36 Morrison Street , Bannockburn
Filipe & Anne invite you to our former Gormans night with DJ Lorna and guest DJ James
FREE Rueda Class with Dave and Denise 9.00 – 9.45 and then Salsa till 1.00 , cheap Bar , fabulous sprung dance floor
Map here

2 events this weekend

7 06 2011

Salsa night at Bannockburn

Friday 10th June 2011.9pm-1am, DJ Lorna majors at the Bannockburn Miners Miners Welfareand Social Club 36 Morrison Street , Bannockburn.  FREE Fun, Intermediate/Advanced Rueda Workshop with David and Denise of The Latin Dance Connection, 9.00 – 9.45 and then Salsa till 1.00 , cheap Bar , fabulous sprung dance floor  There’s a Map here :

Band at Duke’s Corner, Dundee- Sat 11th June

Band Dias Quartet on this Saturday (11th June) at The Duke’s Corner, Dundee. They mainly do Brazilian stuff but also a bit of Salsa/Cuban, and it’s free entry. Music starts at 9.30pm.

Latin night at Abertay Uni – Wed 11th May

9 05 2011

Elena invites people to an evening at Abertay Student Union, full of Salsa, Bachata and Merengue, on Wednesday, the 11th of May, everyone is welcome to join in. It starts off at 8.30 pm with a beginners Salsa class and the entrance is free. If you are not a student at Abertay, contact Elena Kremser until Tuesday evening so that your name can be put on the guest list. Contact email: 1004632@live.abertay.ac.uk or on Facebook: Elena Kremser.

Salsa Celtica in Dundee – 30th April at The Rep

11 03 2011

Well known Salsa & Scottish mix band playing at The Rep Theatre on sat 30th April, 7.30pm see http://dundeerep.co.uk/p2s272.html#dates for booking details.  There isn’t any dance floor at the venue, however people can usually dance on the stage  at the sides.

LATIN SPICE Regular Sunday event

25 09 2010

Latin Spice Regular Sunday afternoon latin music party organised by Will in Soul Nightclub, St Andrews St, Dundee starting this Sunday, 5pm to 7pm.  The best of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Latin Pop. Reggaeton and the odd Cha Cha! Free.  Manned, licensed bar in operation.  Classes from 3 till 5pm with fee, email Will at wildbill20052006@aol.com  for  more details.