Start 2016 with a new passion!!
Let us celebrate the start of new year 2016 with a fun evening, with dancing and a midnight Champagne Toast on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Salsa Mississippi Dance Studio. Let us celebrate the end of the holidays and being our weekly parties again! This past year was filled with excitement, learning new dances, and above all, with new, happy friendships, and a feeling of dance community.
2015 in Review!
For the first time in Jackson, MS we conducted On2 dance classes and workshops. Now Jacksonians are On1 and On2 dancers!! We had multiple events and numerous workshops for the benefit of dance community.
June – On2 Dance with Fred Cheung
July – On2 Dance with Fred Cheung
July – Save the Rhino Charity Event
July – Workshop with Carlos Colon (Huntsville)
August – On2 Dance with Fred Cheung
August – Dancing with the Stars
August – Workshop with Sergio Zelaya (New Orleans)
September – Dr. Igor Iwanek, Think Salsa Music Classes
September – Yoga Workshop by Hamilton Walter
October – Latin Festival
October – Shawntel McQuarter New Class Series
October – Halloween Party
November – Workshop with Dr. Igor Iwanek (Advanced Musicality)
November – Workshop with Joe Spencer (Chicago)
December – Fondren Festival
Bachata class Thursdays at 7pm for the month of January with Shawntel McQuarter – Shawntel McQuarter will being a four week Bachata classes series starting January. Bachata is sexy, stylish and it is lot of fun. This class is designed for absolute beginners and will also benefit non beginners to refine their basic techniques and skills.
New Tai Chi class Mondays at 5pm with Richard Balestre – Richard Balestre will be teaching Tai Chi classes each Monday at 5pm starting January 4, 2016.
January 7 – Fondren First Thursday – Salsa Mississippi will be out on Duling Avenue with the dance floor set up and will do a ‘Salsa Performance’ in the evening. Dr. Igor Iwanek, an accomplished musician and composer from MIT will be teaching free Salsa lessons with live musical instruments.
December 3 – Fondren First Thursday – Salsa Mississippi celebrated the year end fondren festival.
IMPORTANT! Don’t forget to come down to the Fondren District for Fondren’s First Thursday on January 7! Salsa Mississippi Dance Studio will do a Salsa Performance in the evening. Dr. Igor Iwanek, an accomplished musician and composer from MIT will be out there with live musical instruments. We invite everyone to come out and shake their groove thing with us! Please join us this month to dance the night away!
Looking forward to seeing you all at the studio and at the dance floor on Duling Avenue!