The fastest way to learn salsa!

Learning can be frustrating.  Many people get very despondent with how slowly they progress when they start to salsa. They lose confidence and think that maybe the dance is just not for them. NOT TRUE! Salsa, like anything in life is learnt by practice. Therefore, the quickest way to learn how to dance salsa isContinue reading “The fastest way to learn salsa!”

From the mouth of a salsera…

Arriving at Cape-Town & Just Dancing Salsa!  June 25th,  2012. It’s pouring with rain in CPT, cold and wet. How very inspiring! Coming from Hamburg I’m on business & time out at the other end of the world. So there are many evenings to fill even with a full schedule… I brought my dancing shoes,Continue reading “From the mouth of a salsera…”

Terrified of the dance floor?

Still afraid to step onto the dance floor?  Many beginner leads complain about not being able to remember the turn patterns they learnt in class. And they do not feel confident that they will be able to remember their steps and leads when taking a lady onto the floor. Here’s the thing: YOU DON’T HAVEContinue reading “Terrified of the dance floor?”

Salsa & Status

Do you know something random I love about salsa? It removes all the status with which people are normally labelled. What I mean is this: On the floor of many salsa parties are heart surgeons, computer geniuses, CEOs, business owners and those who only need to work for six months of the year. Dancing rightContinue reading “Salsa & Status”

What makes a good dancer?

Simply put… Stubbornness. The best dancers are incredibly stubborn! When they know they can’t do something, they do it. Usually over and over again so that what they cannot do becomes what they can do. Often it irritates them so much that cannot do something that they determine to get  that something right usually beforeContinue reading “What makes a good dancer?”

Passing the Awkward Beginner Phase…

Starting salsa is for most people like a baby learning to take its first steps: it can be scary, you feel completely uncoordinated and people may laugh at you! But like learning to walk, being able to dance makes it well worth the effort! So here are some tips for the new Salseras and SalserosContinue reading “Passing the Awkward Beginner Phase…”

Salsa Dancing in Cape Town

Just Dancing Salsa is teaching L.A style salsa in Cape Town! We teach at Barbosa Social Cafe at the Waterfront! Classes are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays weekly! Check out our FREE Sunday night beginners class and our Sunday Night Salsa Party at Barbosa! For more information contact us  or check out our website.