Bossa Bistro in DC has a Latin Night on Fridays with a live band. DIT's Barb Bernstein teaches Salsa there on the second floor from 9 to 10 pm on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month. Class members don't have to pay the cover for the open dancing afterwards. Every Friday night there is a live Latin band and open dancing. Check out the drinks; the bartenders are cool! Address: 2463---18th St. NW; Washington DC 20009.
And check out the "Classes" page for an up to date schedule of all classes. Our Saturday class is great fun; and your first one is free with a coupon printed from the website....
a. An Intermediate Level Cuban Salsa Bootcamp will be taught by Barb Bernstein on Wed. Feb. 28 at ECAC (733 Euclid St NW; DC) upstairs 7-10 pm. This is for experienced Salsa Rueda dancers who already know Dame & Dame Dos, High 5, Pelota con Dos, Enchufla & Enchufla Doble, Enchfula con Mambo, Uno, and Adios. The bootcamp will focus on Intermediate moves such as Sombrero, Enchufla con Exhibe, Siete/Siete con Coca Cola, Balsero y Beso, Puente, Abrazala, Abanico, Setenta Nuevo, Paseala, Sombrero Doble, etc. To register, email BarbBtalks@aol.com stating full name, email, & phone number. Cost is $25 till Feb 24. $30 after that. Payment Methods: Check, cash or paypal.
b. On Friday April 13, there will be a free party 8-10 pm at the University of Maryland's Student Union that is open to the public. This is sponsored by the Arts and Learning Center.
c. On Thursday, May 3 at the University of Maryland's Student Union there will be a free Salsa lesson from 8 to 9 pm. It's an early celebration in honor of Cinco de Mayo sponsored by the Arts and Learning Center.
Are you or someone you know planning to propose? Want to make it super original and memorable? We have packages to suit different budgets. Check out our "Dancing Proposals" for something really thrilling (dancingproposals.com)! Likewise, if you are interested in a dance show of any kind (for cultural enrichment, entertainment etc.), we do programs in and out of town. Contact Barb@DanceInTime.com for more info.
a. At the Veterans Plaza, an outdoor pavilion in Silver Spring, DIT ran a FREE Summer Salsa Night. Highlights are here: youtube.com/watch?v=b1cWkBv9pu0. And next door at the Civic Center there was a program in the winter where DIT did the same: https://youtu.be/DY3Z4a66W-w. (We gratefully acknowledge that these programs were sponsored by Silver Spring Town Center Inc.)
b. DIT produces shows for Hispanic Heritage Month every year. This short video shows clips from those programs: youtube.com/watch?v=U8PCIvmXH6Y
c. DIT performed a lively world dance medley that tells a story of street performers who first compete and then collaborate, dancing together! This video also includes a short clip of a Rueda performance done at Bossa Bistro and another performance at Songbyrd, clubs in DC. Watch here: youtu.be/O6A4galJ3JY
If you go to this link, you can buy your very own DanceInTime T shirt! (DIT gets no profit from this sale FYI.) https://shop.spreadshirt.com/DanceInTimeTShirts/
See the video on the right with clips from a great variety of DIT shows, events, and classes:
See you on the dance floor!!