SALSA MISSISSIPPI – ITS THE PLACE TO BE!
In September our focus was on learning new concepts of turns and spins never taught before. ‘ThinkSalsaMusic’ class with Dr. Igor Iwanek continues on Mondays at 7:30pm. So grab your dance shoes to enhance your dancing, rhythm and musicality! No previous experience is required to join this class.
Salsa and Yoga?
What do Salsa and Yoga have in common? Anything? Think of yourself taking your dance shoes on a Monday night to dance, to feel the rhythm and musicality. Dr. Igow Iwanek’s class will lead you to a perfect rhythm of the universe, learning new steps and focusing on music. On another night, Thursday October 1, take yourself to the Fondren District where Hamilton Walter will demonstrate yoga asanas and make you aware of spiritual guideposts!
New Class series with Shawntel McQuarter October 6 – Shawntel McQuarter will begin a 5-class series of Beginners Salsa. This class is designed for beginners and will also benefit non beginners to refine their basic techniques and skills. So come and join us on Tuesday at 7:00pm.
Latin Festival October 25 Salsa Mississippi is one of the bronze sponsor of the Latin Festival. Salsa Mississippi will be doing a Salsa and Bachata dance performance for the event. There will also be a Salsa dance competition open to everyone. Salsa Mississippi will be one of the panel of judges for the competition. Please come and join us for this great event! You can also visit www.latinfest.org for more information.
Halloween Party October 31 Salsa Mississippi will host a Halloween costume party on Saturday October 31 from 10pm to 2am. Hope that you have picked your Halloween costume! Get creative with your costume selection and enjoy the party at the Studio. There will also be door prizes for the best costume for Male and Female.
Yoga Workshop September 26 – Our resident yoga instructor, Hamilton Walter, hosted the first yoga workshop! He taught Surya Namaskar and basic strength Asanas. The students explored activation of Pranas as well as Yoga’s spiritual guidesposts, Yamas and Niyamas. Traditional Indian food was served after the workshop!
ThinkSalsaMusic – started September 14, 2015
Dr. Igor Iwanek started this 6-class, 6-week series on footwork, spins, musicality and drills. This is a must-attend class that will help tremendously with your dancing, rhythm and musicality. Dr. Igor Iwanek’s goal is to help dancers fine tune their motions that are in perfect unison with the music! Dr. Igor Iwanek is an accomplished music composer who was also an “Affiliated artist at MIT”
ALSO! Don’t forget to come down to the Fondren District for Fondren’s First Thursday on October 1! Yoga Instructor Hamilton Walter will demonstrate Yoga Asanas and Dr. Igor Iwanek will accompany him on the Harmonium. Salsa Mississippi will be out on Duling Avenue with the dance floor set up. We invite everyone to come out and shake their groove thing with us! Please join us this month to dance the night away!
Hoping to see you soon, at the studio and at the dance floor on Duling Avenue!