Like outrunning the police in a horse costume, learning a new skill is easier with a partner. Speed up the learning process with this Groupon.
$39 for a Couple’s Intro to Salsa Dance-Class Package ($90 Value)
For four consecutive weeks, instructor Eric “El Cubanito” Freeman and his team leads classes that teach couples the basics of salsa dancing with an aim to develop proficiency and confidence. Topics covered will include getting a feel for the music, how to turn with your partner, and how to use cross body and hand drop-slip motions to move away and return to your partner. Classes aim to have students upon completion feel comfortable with their salsa moves wherever they go dancing. The next sessions are scheduled to start Saturday January 5, or Tuesday, January 8, with more options in February and March.
Salsaville Dance Studios
With 15 instructional DVDs and a slew of international workshops on his resume, Eric “El Cubanito” Freeman is a master of salsa dancing. But what really sets him apart is his passion. He is constantly on the go learning new techniques, whether jetting off to Cuba to master their style of salsa, taking ballet lessons to approach salsa from a different angle, or writing a thesis on why the Macarena is so popular at weddings. Throughout his busy schedule, he always manages to lead his full roster of salsa classes, which range from beginner’s steps and learning the rhythm to advanced classes which cover a new style of salsa with every new class. If clients want help with the moves of his New York, Los Angeles, Cuban Casino, or Cumbia style moves, he also leads private lessons that speed up the learning process.