4 month (14 week) Salsa & Bachata Series

720eaa7b-5b77-4feb-98d8-71aab10fa57f.JPG

In Lak'ech Dance Academy is excited to announce our 14 week (4 month) Salsa & Bachata Series!

Join us for the salsa series, bachata series, or even better, both. 

This series is all-levels and beginner friendly.

 

Overview:
    •   
Both programs begin Monday, August 1st, 2022 (see dates below)
    •    Includes 21 hours of training per dance form.  A total of 42 hours of for both courses
    •    Build your foundation, technique, and social dancing skills while having fun and meeting new people!

Course Descriptions and Additional Details:

 

BACHATA SERIES
The Bachata Series is for individuals who are new to Bachata, have little to no experience, or want to refresh their Bachata fundamentals and technique. In the 21 hours of training you will:

 

  • Learn 12 Bachata basics, a series of syncopations, and turn patterns for social dancing.

  • Learn about the history and origin of Bachata music.

  • Explore the migration and evolution of Bachata music and interpretation.

  • Introduction to the instruments and rhythms of Bachata.

  • One class dedicated to Bolero

  • One class dedicated to Merengue

  • Special edition In Lak’ech Alumni t-shirt

  • At the end of the training, all students will receive a personal 1 min professional video of themselves social dancing, showing off new moves and confidence.  (Video production by Newsparx Media)


SALSA SERIES
Our Salsa On-2 Beginner Training is for individuals who are new to Salsa-On-2. This 12 week series provides a slow-paced learning environment with the goals of gaining and improving social dancing technique, timing, partner-work, and confidence. In the 21 hours of training you will:

 

  • Learn 20 Salsa/Mambo Footwork & Partner-work repertoire for social dancing

  • Learn about the history and origins of Salsa music

  • One class dedicated to Cuban Son

  • One class dedicated to Cha-Cha/Boogaloo

  • One class dedicated to Pachanga

  • Special edition In Lak’ech Alumni t-shirt

  •  At the end of the training, all students will receive a personal 1 min professional video of themselves social dancing, showing off new moves and confidence.  (Video production by Newsparx Media)

Series Schedule:
Salsa On2: 7:30-9:00pm
Bachata: 9:00-10:30pm

August: 1,8,15,29
September: 12,19, 26
October: 3,10,24,31
November: 7,14,21

 

Bachata / Salsa On2 Series Pricing (each sold separately):

Bachata Series:
$400 Early-bird price until July 9th @ 11:59pm
$500 starting July 10th


Salsa Series: 
$400 Early-bird price until July 9th @ 11:59pm
$500 starting July 10th

*Monthly Payment Option:

$150/mo. for (Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov) for a total of $600

(for this option please email us to set up payment plan -inlakechdance@gmail.com)


*Discount options offered for those interested in BOTH Bachata & Salsa Series: 

  • $750 before July 10th

  • $800 starting July 10th

  • $225/month for four months (Aug, Sept, Oct, & Nov)

  • (for this option please email us to set up payment plan - inlakechdance@gmail.com)

Location:
Flying Studios
4834 Telegraph Ave, Oakland CA

 

COVID - 19 Protocol for In-Person Classes:

We look forward to training and dancing with you in a safe and supportive environment. 

  • All participants must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

  • We are requiring that all participants be fully masked during rehearsals, with n95/kn95 masks ONLY.

How do you sign-up?

 

1. Fill out our online application: here

2. Full payment must be received by July 20th in order to reserve your spot.

Please pay via baila.live/inlakech

 

We have a limited amount of space for each series so please sign-up ASAP!