July 2016 Newsletter

Highlights

SALSA MS DANCE TEAM!!  Salsa Mississippi is so excited to see the return of its dance team starting July 18, 2016!  Dancers will get an opportunity to showcase their skills and also learn a new choreographed routine.  Interested dancers (All levels) are welcome to join the Dance Team by emailing at info@salsamississippi.com or 601-213-6355. Enrollment is open until July 15, 2016.

Our beginners Salsa classes are offered each Tuesday and Wednesday at 7pm.  Our studio is the perfect place to try something new and different.  

Salsa Mississippi dance studio is also available for rental to celebrate any event or occasion!  Come join us for Salsa party each Saturday evening from 10pm!!  Free Salsa lesson each Saturday 9-10pm.

UPCOMING    

July 14, 2016 West Coast Swing 8 – 9pm – Amanda Washington will be teaching West Coast Swing for the month of July.  Amanda is a graduate of MSU and she is also a very accomplished Ballroom and Latin dance instructor.

July 18, 2016 Dance Team 7:30 – 9pm  – Our new dance team will begin their practice each Monday and Wednesday starting July 18, 2016.  The dancers will learn a new routine to perform at the Latin Festival on October 15, 2016.   

July 30, 2016 Cuban Casino Rueda & Guys and Ladies Styling 3 – 5:30pm – Alex Labrador and Sarah from Memphis, TN will teach Cuban Casino Salsa, a style in which partners switch partners using choreographed moves. They will also teach a salsa combination utilizing guys and ladies styling.

PAST

June 25, 2016 Musicality Workshop 1:30 – 3:30pm  – Dr. Igor Iwanek conducted a Musicality Workshop.  The workshop benefited participants understand the complexity of Salsa music and simplified it for dancers to identify various musical instruments and their relationship to Salsa dancing.

IMPORTANT! Fondren First Thursday – August 4, 2016.  Don’t forget to come down to the Fondren District for Fondren’s First Thursday on August 4!  Hamilton Walters, Yoga instructor from Salsa Mississippi Dance Studio, will offer a Yoga demonstration in the evening.   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!

June 2016 Newsletter

Highlights

NEW DANCE TEAM!!  Salsa Mississippi is announcing the creation of a new Dance Team!!  We would like to invite our Salseros to join. This team will begin intensive training for our new performance routine.  Dancers will get an opportunity to showcase their skills and also learn new combinations and patterns.  Interested dancers (All levels) are welcome to join the Dance Team by contacting at info@salsamississippi.com or 601-213-6355

We shall continue with our Salsa Footwork and ‘Shines’ at Salsa Mississippi dance studio.  Dancing is not only a great exercise but it also helps you keep limber and active.  This class, which will help improve your dancing rhythm and timing will be offered every Wednesday at 8pm.  Our beginners Salsa classes are offered each Tuesday and Wednesday at 7pm.  Our studio is the perfect place to try something new and different.  

OUR NEW CLASSES!!

Hip Hop class with Karlos Lyons is every Thursday at 7pm.  Please join us for this new  energizing and exciting class!

Tai-Chi class with Richard Balestre is every Monday at 5:30pm. Please click here to find out the benefits of Tai-Chi

Yoga class with Hamilton Walters every Thursday from 5:15 starting July 14, 2016

Salsa Mississippi dance studio is also available to rent to celebrate any event or occasion!  Come join us for Salsa party each Saturday evening from 10pm!!  Free Salsa lesson each Saturday 9-10pm.

UPCOMING  

June 25, 2016 Musicality Workshop 1:30 – 3:30pm  – Dr. Igor Iwanek will conduct the Musicality Workshop.  Dr. Igor Iwanek, an accomplished composer and musician from MIT, will perform live on various musical instruments.  Musicality is absolutely critical; it helps take your dancing skills to the next level faster.  This workshop will help participants understand the complexity of Salsa music and make it easy for dancers to identify various musical instruments and their relationship to Salsa dancing.  

Casino Rueda – We will be announcing a Casino Rueda class soon!  

PAST

May 5, 2016 Cinco de MayoSalsa Mississippi celebrated Cinco de Mayo on Fondren First Thursday.  FFT had its biggest Cinco de Mayo party in Fondren.  

IMPORTANT! Fondren First Thursday – July 7, 2016.  Don’t forget to come down to the Fondren District for Fondren’s First Thursday on July 7!  Hamilton Walters, Yoga instructor from Salsa Mississippi Dance Studio, will offer a Yoga demonstration in the evening.   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!