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. 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.
b. 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.
c. Saturday, June 2nd, Cedric Teamer with help from Barb Bernstein, is throwing a Rueda Reunion Party. That is just like a high school reunion, but it is a reunion of former Rueda students who took classes anywhere in the DMV during the last seventeen years! The party is 5:30 to 8:30 pm and food will be served. Join us; whether you are a current or former Rueda student, and catch up with old friends! Address: "Living Well;" 235 Holiday St; Baltimore MD 21202. Cost: $10/person.
d. Montgomery College is sponsoring a Salsa Class & Party on June 9 from 7 to 10:30 pm. The first two hours are a class and require registration (which is done through the college). Then from 9 to 10:30 pm, it's social dancing and that is free and open to the public. Location: Cultural Arts Center, room 205 on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus (7995 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring).
e. The beautiful Sandy Spring Museum is holding some Salsa Parties this summer where DanceInTime will teach and run open dancing. The first Salsa Party night is Thursday June 14. Class is 7 - 8:30 pm; social dancing is 8:30 - 10 pm. And there will be a dance performance as well! Address: 17901 Bentley St; Sandy Spring, MD 20860. Cost: $20 for lesson and social dancing; $10 just social dancing. This museum is in a gorgeous setting and they are doing a variety of interesting arts-related activities that you may want to check out. Hope to see you there!
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. Our Hispanic Heritage Month shows are all produced individually to suit your requirements and your budget. 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 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
c. DIT recently completed instructional videos on basic steps in two styles of Salsa.
Here is an explanation of basic Cuban style moves: https://youtu.be/kJUF7cY3M0c
And here is an explanation of basic one on one (L. A. Style) moves: https://youtu.be/0uDm8Tu8kCg
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!!