Since 2004, SalsaDallas.com has organized salsa dancing events and performances. The company's dancers also teach salsa lessons held weekly at various locations. Beginners learn basic steps, and more advanced students practice complex footwork and techniques for standing out on the dance floor.
Oluremi Sano had one of her earliest dance experiences at Bryan Adams High School, performing as a Bryan Adams Belle. Since then, she has undergone extensive training and earned a graduate degree in higher education administration. Combining her skill sets, she founded Fihankra Dance & Fitness Studio to create a community that valued both dance and fitness. The studio’s motto is “per ankh seneb,” or health, wealth, and prosperity. They teach more than 14 styles of dance class in an aim to get people moving and help them achieve their fitness goals. Zumba, Bollywood, African dance, and yoga classes run seven days a week.
Within the Dallas School of Burlesque, instructors and students let down their defenses and embrace their sensuality. With a variety of classes, the instructors teach students to shake their hips in the burlesque dance classes, undulate their stomachs in belly dancing, touch their toes with the flexibility class, and emulate grace with feather fan dancing. Additional classes such as salsa, swing, gogo, adult ballet, yoga, and more are also available.