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Bachata Beginners Workshop in London: Learn to Dance with Salsatropical®

September 29 @ 12:00 - 14:00


Bachata Beginners Workshop

Key Techniques for a Stellar Performance

  1. Perfecting Your Technique: Bachata is renowned for its intimate connection between partners. To truly shine on the dance floor, one must prioritize footwork, body movement, and partner synchronization. Understand the rhythm, master the basic steps, and let the music guide your movements.
  2. The Art of Lead and Follow: For both ladies and gentlemen, the essence of Bachata lies in the subtle cues and signals that partners give and receive. For gentlemen, the focus should be clear indications, ensuring the lady understands the next move. Conversely, ladies should prioritize responsive movements, effortlessly following the lead while adding their flair.
  3. Immersing in the Melodies of a Bachata Band

    Music and dance are inseparable. In Bachata, understanding and connecting with the instruments is key. By tuning in and truly listening to the beats of the guitar, bongo drums, maracas, and bass, dancers can elevate their performance, aligning their steps with the heartbeats of the music.

  • Fundamentals of Bachata
  • Essential Tips on Technique
  • Technique & Lead-Follow for Ladies and Gentleman
  • Listening to the Instruments of a Bachata Band
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Dressing the Part: Bachata Beginners Workshop Recommendations

When you look good, you feel good; when you feel good, you dance even better! Here’s a quick guide to help you choose the perfect footwear for your Bachata sessions:

  • Office or any leather shoes with smooth soles are ideal for the Gentleman. They offer the right balance of grip and slide, essential for those smooth moves and turns.
  • For the Ladies: Ballerina shoes are a top pick. Alternatively, any shoe with a smooth sole will do the trick. Remember, comfort is key; you’ll want footwear that supports you through every spin and step.

Bachata is more than just a series of steps and moves; it’s a dance of emotion, passion, and connection. As you embark on this journey, let the music be your guide, let passion be your driver, and let perfection in technique be your goal. Dance on!

Please Bring water!

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September 29
12:00 - 14:00


Salsatropical Dance Company Ltd.
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Dance Studio 6th Floor
Saw Swee Hock Centre 1 Sheffield,St Dance Studio 6th Floor
London, WC2A 2AP United Kingdom
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