Category Archives: baile

Liberated Halloween: OCT 31 Thriller Dance Class

Learn the “Thriller” zombie shoulder shimmy and foot shuffle with donation-based dance org Liberated Movement’s October 31 class. Only five dollars.

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Untapped Cities Travel: Roller Dancer Barcelona

Michelle Barrios spent her weekends from the age of around eight or nine at El Patí­n Dorado (The Golden Skate) in Panama. There she taught herself to roller dance. Now, she runs BCN Roller Dancer and hosts roller dance parties, meetups and events in Barcelona.

Salseek: Salsation Comeback in South Africa

Musician, music producer and DJ, Fred Jacquier (DJ Fred Spider) arrived in Cape Town, South Africa in 2009 alone and with a suitcase. He didn’t know anyone. He did know that he had come to open his own club.

Salseek: Tango Under the Tuscan Sun

Picture this: dancing the sensual steps of the tango by day; relaxing by a pool in the Tuscan countryside in the afternoon; sipping wine in one of the world’s most stunning landscapes, and having an impromptu dance in the grass under the stars.

Modern Monsoon Wedding Guest: A How-To

By Carey Reed Zamarriego So, you’ve been invited to a traditional Indian Hindu wedding. You are in for a treat, and also some work. What is rarely witnessed at these elaborate celebrations is all the effort, energy, and preparation that go into orchestrating the 3+ days of events, which marry colorful fabrics, robust, rich food […]
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Salseek: Dance India Dance

  By Carey Reed Zamarriego Although known more for Bollywood films and the popular dance form those movies have spawned, India has a healthy, thriving salsa scene. Follow the link to my article about the exciting fusions of Latin American and Indian styles happening on the dance floor and the upcoming India Fiesta Latina. Find out […]
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