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Today's side deal gets you a glimpse into the secret society of salsa dancing with an honorary one-class induction. For $8, you get any drop-in studio class at Salsa y Control Dance Company, a $15 value. Your Groupon is good toward a beginner, advanced beginner, or all-level class. Sessions last 1.5 hours and take place at night in locations around Cambridge. Check out the class schedule for upcoming days, times, and locations, and be sure to use your Groupon within four months of purchase.
Novice movers and shakers will learn the basics of leading and following, as this is the foundation from which fancy spins, tosses, and turns are built. More experienced students will learn the advanced steps and spins necessary to conjure up dance-floor magic without accidentally summoning disco demons in the process. Studio lessons are taught by a pair of talented dancers who have the knowhow and mastery over magnetism necessary to shepherd a herd of future salsa sages. Indulge your newfound love of dance while burning some calories in the process. You'll possess enough salsa skills to successfully cut up the dance moves and bust some rugs at your next salsa-themed prom reunion.
Though most of its students have yet to twirl towards their computers to write online reviews, one Yelper gives Salsa y Control a perfect five stars:
- [Johnny Giraldo] is really easy to learn from and he was endlessly patient and encouraging. He really taught me to find the rhythm in salsa music which was the first music that was ever difficult for me. – Ashley J.
Salsa y Control
Salsa y Control's instructors—who have performed and taught across the nation—welcome students for a variety of salsa classes. Beginner salsa courses help dancers develop basic steps, techniques, and etiquette, and more advanced courses delve into refining footwork and working with partners. Salsa y Control also offers intermediate classes, along with classes on bachata, burlesque, and cha cha.