Salsa in a Day

Salsa in a Day Course

The only day long SALSA INTENSIVE COURSE in the Berkshire area taught by professional instructors with 25+ years of  experience! No partner needed!

Want to learn salsa, but don’t have enough time? Did you take lessons years ago tried a few steps on holiday? Need to brush up your steps before joining regular classes? Then this 1-day FAST TRACK course is for you!

A proper foundation in your salsa basics will make learning to dance not only easier, but tons more fun!  Why take WEEKS to learn your basic steps when you can learn them in 1 day?  FAST TRACK your learning and be ready for your next salsa night!

You must REGISTER for the course, sorry NO DROP-INS!

CANCELLED FEB DATES:
I apologise for cancelling all of the FEB INTENSIVE DATES. I travelled to Miami for the World Salsa Summit then to TEXAS to visit family. I got COVID along the way and was STUCK IN TEXAS for weeks. I’m sorry for any and all inconvenience! 

Salsa Intensive single day course for absolute beginners PART 1
Choose from one of these upcoming dates:
Sunday 13 March 2022
Sunday 20 March 2022

This day is for absolute beginners, people new to salsa or took lessons a while ago and need a good refresher!

LOCATION:
The Studio , Willows Reach – Shiplake (RG9 3LY)
Private dance studio with mirrors on the river

(Location subject to change.)

Salsa Intensive single day course for beginners PART 2
Choose from one of these upcoming dates:
Sunday 3 APRIL 2022
This day builds off the FOUNDATION of PART 1! We will be teaching more intermediate turn patterns, arm styling, musicality, and multiple turns.

LOCATION:
The Studio, Willows Reach – Shiplake (RG9 3LY)
Private dance studio with mirrors on the river

(Location subject to change.)

TIME:
11:00 am – 5:30 pm (includes various breaks and lunch break)

PRICE:
£55 each person (includes unlimited coffees, teas & biscuits)
£95 Special couple price (MUST be one LEAD and one FOLLOW, includes unlimited coffees & teas)

LUNCH OPTIONS
We highly recommend you join us for lunch onsite:  (additional £5)
Veggie Chili with Salad, Rice or Crisps
Beef Chilli with Salad, Rice or Crisps
Drinks: Soft drinks/ beer / wine
 
The closest pub is The Baskerville across from The Corner Shop.
(5 min drive / 20 min walk)

Other benefits for joining with us:
– FREE Party Tickets (for two people)
– FREE class vouchers if you want to continue dancing!! (For PART 1 Students)
– FREE playlists so you can practice

Not quite sure? Read some testimonials from previous students…

ABOUT YOUR TEACHER:
Jennifer Benavidez is an international dance instructor originally from the US. She has taught, performed and competed in front of 1000s. Recently she won ‘Top Teacher’ honour at the San Francisco Bachata Dance Festival. She danced salsa on the Strictly Come Dancing 2016 Launch Show and in Jan 2018 you can see her on BBC 1 teaching Micheal Mosley on the TV SHOW The Truth About Getting Fit. Many of her students have gone onto performing, competing and teaching.  In the UK, she is one of the salsa coaches for Reading University, organises Salsa Bachata Social Club, and teaches for Red Hat Salsa. Her 25+ years of experience will get you started with a good foundation.

Spaces are limited!  Please fill out the form below, you should hear from us within 1-2 days. If you have no response please email jenniferbenavidez@me.com.

PRE-REGISTER Book your space NOW!

If you are registering TWO people we will need the details of both persons. There must be ONE LEAD and ONE FOLLOW in order to receive the ‘couple’ discount (you don’t have to be a REAL couple) .

Our online form is currently not working, to register please email intensive@salsabachatasocialclub.com.

This day builds off the foundation of Part 1.
Partners are not required. We try to ensure an even ratio as possible.
Partners are not required, but ENCOURAGED. We try to keep lead/follow ratios as close to even as possible.