Learn the more intricate aspects and challenge yourself through this intermediate salsa dance classes by Dance Factory
To be announced.
Last, took place on Sat, 10 Mar . Dates for upcoming sessions will be announced shortly.
24 sessions of 1 hr each. Classes on Saturday and Sunday
Bhakti Wellness Centre, Springfield -2, Next to Green Acres, Above Axis Priority Bank, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri (W), Mumbai 400053
This is a 3 month,24 class course for those who have Basic & Improver level training in the Salsa dance form or equivalent amount of social dancing.
First Month(8 classes):After having completed and strengthened the foundation in Level 1 and 2 of salsa dance classes , the students will be introduced to the concept of spinning in salsa and the techniques involved. You will become familiar not only with spins but other complex and challenging aspects of lead and follow in Salsa. The main concept of this salsa dance classes in Mumbai is to ensure proper grips, holds, control of the moves, intricate following aspects and a lot of spinning. Timing and understanding of music is still a recurring theme at this level which will enable you to feel confident and relaxed while leading and following complex turn patterns.
Second Month(8 classes): In this month, 4 classes out of 8 are identically repeated which include spins, intricate techniques and concepts, control on leading and following, musicality; as these elements take time to get a hold on and reinforcing them will ensure that you become a sound dancer. As you become more and more comfortable with your salsa movements you will now be able to focus on the finer elements of Salsa like styling, precision and accuracy of steps.
Third Month( 8 Classes): At this point you are now aware and slowly able to interpret your salsa dancing vocabulary. This helps you develop the sense of making your own combinations and turn patterns. You are now encouraged to focus more on finer elements of salsa like styling, precision in timing and accuracy of steps using the music, creating confidence to ask and be asked to dance on the dance floor. Its now time to communicate.
These salsa dance classes requires basic & improver level of Salsa training or equivalent social dancing. Eligibility decision rests with the instructors and there is no age bar. After 3 months of reinforcing the nuances and finer details of leading and following, you understand double spins; achieve better control, precision and accuracy on the dance floor.No mandatory partner sign up is required. You can wear during classes anything that is comfortable and allows freedom of movement. In terms of footwear, only shoes with leather, suede, plastic, or foam soles are permitted on the wooden dance floors. For ladies it is not compulsory to wear heels, but essential to have heel support (as in straps around the ankles or foot).
The Dance Factory is a holistic Centre for Dance in Mumbai which provides Quality training, high-end dance apparel as well as strong career options. It was founded by Mr. Vineet Bangera & Ms. Sahiba Sawhney. Mr. Vineet is an engineer by qualification but a dancer by passion. It has been 11 years since he first started dancing and has dabbled in various forms such as ballroom, jazz, hip-hop, ballet and contemporary but would like to call himself a Salsa addict! He believes that learning the right technique is imperative to becoming better dancers. Ms. Sahiba has formal training in fashion designing and started dancing when she was 9 years old and has learnt folk, a few urban dances like hip-hop, jazz and various partner dance forms, but it was salsa which swept her.Vineet and Sahiba are well supported by other trainers in Dance factory -Mr. Prince, Ms. Shailja, Mr. Vijesh and Ms. Chetna. The Dance Factory has separate faculties for each dance form ensuring all instructors are masters of their respective genres. The founding duo themselves are heading the Latin department with over a decade of dancing and teaching Salsa together
You can also purchase dance shoes and apparel from Dance Factory
A roll over credit is offered to a student who has registered and paid the fees, but for some reason is unable to take that course. You can use the credit on a future course date instead. To avail this, a student can ask for roll over credits while cancelling class 24 hours before your course starts. After a course starts or during the 24 hours prior to a course starting, partial roll over credits may be given at the managements discretion, upon request.
Roll over credits are valid for 3 months. They are also transferrable to someone else within 3 months.
ROCs can also be given as gifts to a friend or family member so they can try out our courses at a time that suits them. Its a great idea to gift a course as a birthday or a wedding gift.