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Want to try salsa dancing but not sure how to begin?
Or want to take your salsa partnering to the next level?

A workshop about great partnering on and off the dance floor.

WHEN: Saturday, December 30, 2017, 4–6:30 PM
WHERE: Casa Flamenca, 401 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
WHO: Anyone who is interested in salsa dancing, and great romance

You’ll learn five key salsa techniques with verbal and non-verbal communication skills that can transform your dancing and your relationships.

NO PREVIOUS SALSA EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

New dancers: At the end of the workshop we’ll cover options for where you can study and practice in Albuquerque.

Experienced dancers: Gain new insights into salsa partnering to enhance your skill and have even more fun!

 

Many of the essentials for excellent SALSA dancing are also essentials for GREAT ROMANCE!

Enjoy yourself in a supportive, informal, festive environment. 
We’ll dance – chat – snack – and visit.

Come with or without a partner.

Open to people of all persuasions.

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS

MELANIE RUBIN is a lifelong learner about love and salsa. A career and business coach, she interviewed 50 men and women nationwide for her book, What Women Really Want from Men: A Step-by-Step Dating Manual. Melanie has a Masters in Education and has facilitated trainings locally, nationally, and internationally, including relationship workshops for men and women in Albuquerque and New York City.

SANTIAGO CANDELARIA taught ballroom dance at Strictly Dancing (now called the Dance Station) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and was also an instructor with High Altitude Swing. He was a founding member of The Santa Fe Social Club, teaching salsa and training instructors. In Albuquerque, Santiago has taught with Salsa Baby and Salsana. He has also choreographed numerous productions, and is an accomplished actor.

ABOUT THE SPECIAL LOCATION
Casa Flamenca is a charming flamenco studio in a traditional building set within the heart of Oldtown, Albuquerque, the historic center of the city. It will be decorated for the holidays and we will have yummy treats and seasonal beverages in the cozy, open kitchen which is immediately off the studio.

WHAT TO WEAR AND BRING:
Please wear comfortable clothes for dancing, and bring a separate pair of shoes with clean soles that won’t scratch the floor or stick to it when you turn.

We will have complimentary snacks and drinks available for your enjoyment. Feel free to bring a snack or BYOB to share.

PARKING
Park on the neighboring side street or next door at Monica’s.

FOR MORE INFO:
Call or email Melanie, 505-261-3214, Melanie@HeDatesSheDates.com

TICKET OPTIONS
Space is limited.
$35/person or $60/couple purchased in advance
$40/person or $70/couple at the door, subject to availability
Refund policy: Full refund available up to December 23. After that, no refund available.

 

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“Working with Melanie was an excellent experience.” ~Linda

 “If you are remotely curious about one of Melanie’s events, go for it! They are definitely worth it.” ~Peter

“Melanie is a great facilitator with deep understanding of people’s behavior, and respect for everyone.” ~Raquel

For information on how to get a copy of What Women Really Want from Men: A Step-by-Step Dating Manual click HERE.

What Women Really Want from Men: A Step-by-Step Dating Manual offers a road map for smart, straight men who’d like to find and establish ongoing, satisfying relationships with attractive women they enjoy and respect. Based on interviews with women around the U.S. and abroad, Melanie Rubin shares exactly what women want from men at each step in the dating process.