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Cocktails & Missy Elliott
September 22 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm$10
Ladies night with Melissa is back at Esquina Tango!!
We are gonna make it a Supa Dupa Fly Friday night with the one and only, Missy Elliott!!
Join the party and learn a flirty and fun choreo to “One Minute Man”– Featuring Ludacris!
Open to all ages but 21+ and up for cocktails, Please!
**You can arrive as early as 6:45pm for cocktails and mingling! **
About Ladies night: This class is about mingling, having fun with the ladies (and gents if you’d like) and letting go! Open to ALL levels of dance!
**What to wear? workout clothes or movable attire is comfy and make you feel bomb! Missy is known for her eclectic style….just sayin!
**What about shoes? Up to you! Barefoot, Sneakers, Heels…If you are newer to dancing in heels please bring an alternate pair (just in case)**
About Instructor: Melissa Corpus is a Dancer, Teacher and Choreographer in Austin, Texas. Since 2010, she has been teaching samba no pe focusing on footwork, technique and the joy of the Brazilian spirit. Melissa has worked with Austin Samba, the largest samba school in the United States, as a choreographer, director and principal dancer. She has traveled to Brazil and throughout the United States to study with Patrick Carvalho and members of Cia Dom, Ana Laidley, Rosangela Silvestre, Danielle Lima, Rodrigo Marques and Pedro Rosa. In 2014, she paraded in Rio de Janeiro with the legendary G.R.E.S. Estação Primeira de Mangueira.
In addition to Samba, Melissa also teaches,choreographs and performs Salsa, Bachata and Cha Cha Cha, Street Jazz with elements of hip hop. She founded MeliSamba, a professional Samba performance group, and is excited to spread the Alegria of dance to the Austin community and beyond.