Salsa Magic classes Wellington

Salsa Magic classes Wellington

Salsa dance classes in Wellington, New Zealand.

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TIMETABLE

Tuesday
Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3

Salsa - Beginner 2

6-6.45pm

Salsa - Beginner 1

6.15-7pm

No classes in Studio 3 during Alert Level 2

Salsa - Improver

7-7.45pm

Bachata - Int/Adv

7.15-8pm

No classes in Studio 3 during Alert Level 2

Salsa - Intermediate 1

8-8.45pm

Bachata - Improver

8.15-9pm

No classes in Studio 3 during Alert Level 2

Thursday
Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3

Performance team training

6-7pm

Mambo Partnerwork - Int/Adv

6-6.45pm

No classes in Studio 3 during Alert Level 2

Performance team training

7-8pm

Mambo Shines - Int/Adv

7-7.45pm

No classes in Studio 3 during Alert Level 2

Performance team training

8-9pm

Performance team training

8-9pm

No classes in Studio 3 during Alert Level 2

Class Details

Salsa - Beginner 1 (4 week course)

This class has an emphasis on fun, introducing you to the fundamental Salsa steps, music, rhythm, and leading/following techniques.

Tuesday or Thursday
6-7pm Tue or 8-9pm Thu courses
course starts:
Courses start fortnightly - check the next dates on our homepage!
$60

Salsa - Beginner 2

Building on Beginner 1, this class consolidates and adds variations to your Salsa fundamentals and introduces you to Improver level combinations.

Tuesday or Thursday
6-7pm Tue or 6-7pm Thu
course starts:
Ongoing

Salsa - Improver

Now that you know the fundamentals, learn and apply the essential Salsa moves that are the foundation for Salsa combinations and social dancing.

Tuesday
7-8pm Tue
course starts:
Ongoing

Salsa - Intermediate 1

In this class you will be challenged with complex Salsa spins, combinations and leading/following technique. We challenge you to apply the Salsa fundamentals covered in our other courses to partner work of increased difficulty and flair.

Tuesday
8-9pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Social Salsa - Improver/Intermediate

New for 2021! This class focuses on developing your Salsa for the social dance floor. Each class will focus on key aspects of having fun and becoming a great lead/follow on the social dance floor. Examples of these include playing with fun partnerwork variations, breaking into and out of shines when partner dancing, utilising the music and different rhythms of Salsa when dancing, and etiquette for the social dance floor to help our social dancing scene to be respectful, safe and enjoyable. This class is suitable for students who are in our Salsa - Improver level class or above. In fact, it's the perfect complement to any of our Improver/Intermediate level classes!

Thursday
7-8pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Salsa to Mambo Conversion - Improver/Intermediate

This course is provides an introductory immersion in Mambo. It focuses on both shines and partnerwork, offering fun and varied combinations with an emphasis on technique and timing breakdown. Suitable for those students who are attending or have completed our Salsa - Beginner 2 level course or above.

Thursday
6-7pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Mambo Shines - Intermediate/Advanced

This course is focussed on Mambo shines, offering fun, challenging and complex footwork combinations and body movement. Suitable for those students who are attending or have completed our Salsa - Intermediate 2 course or above, and are comfortable dancing Mambo.

Thursday
7-8pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Salsa/Mambo - Intermediate 2

This class continues to build on the complexity and technique of Intermediate 1 with Salsa spins, combinations and leading/following technique. We also add an increasing focus to Shines, individual dance technique and Latin flavour required for you to work towards being an Advanced level Salsa dancer. The level switches between Salsa (On1) and Mambo (On2) timing week to week.

Tuesday
7-8pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Mambo - Advanced

So you have mastered the fundamentals of Salsa and Mambo and are ready for a challenge? Come and discover the world of advanced Mambo partnerwork, body movement, shines, spins and dance technique. This class is focussed fun, challenging and complex combinations, styling and technique essential to take street Latin dancing to the next level, performance and beyond!

Tuesday
8-9pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Bachata - Beginner

Our Bachata Beginner classes focus on basic Bachata body movement, footwork, timing and introduce you to common moves for the social dance floor. Come along and learn a beautiful style of dance and music that is a perfect complement to Salsa!

Tuesday
8-9pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Bachata - Improver

Our Improver level Bachata classes focus on a variety of footwork, partner work, body movement and technique to introduce and develop this beautiful and romantic style of Latin street dance and music.

Tuesday
7-8pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Bachata - Intermediate/Advanced

This level is focussed on developing advanced level body movement, leading and following technique and timing. The class focuses on Intermediate/Level partnerwork and combinations based on the syallabus of Korke & Judith, the creators of Bachata Sensual.

Tuesday
6-7pm
course starts:
Ongoing

Costs

Casual Rate:
$20
5 class card:
$80 (20% discount)
10 class card:
$150 (25% discount)
Student / community service card / unemployed:
Casual $16, 5 class card $65, 10 class card $120