WEEKLY CLASS SCHEDULE
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- Salsa Beginner
Beginner class is for everyone coming through the doors...with little o no experience! In this class you will learn the basic of this fun and popular dance. Expect to learn a little history of the dance and music throughout the series.with Sidney Joseph Jr 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Beginner Level
- Salsa Intermediate
Intermediate class will take you the next level in your dance where you can make some great combinations...shine on the dance floor and follow pretty much anyone! Class focuses on connection between partners, how important it is to communicate while we dance. Musicality-listening and understanding the music. Also fun turn patterns, with footwork to compliment Expect to learn a little history of the dance and music throughout the series.with Sidney Joseph Jr 7:45 pm to 8:45 pm Intermediate Level
- Free Senior Tango
Beginners are guided in understanding the structure of tango from the start catered specially towards Senior citizens. In a relaxed atmosphere, students are coached in the skills of leading and following — as well as the etiquette and culture of Argentine Tango.with Mickey Jacobs 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Level : All
- Spanish Conversational
Get more comfortable talking and listening! Interesting and dynamic group activities: chat, read articles, watch movies, lean about cultures where Spanish is spoken, etc. Improve your understanding of the Spanish language.with Gustavo Simplis 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm All Levels
- Samba Beginner
This class will focus on Basic foot work Samba No Pé (Rio style Samba), basic samba patterns, arms, musicality and movement. Other diverse rhythms of Brazil will be incorporated into this class such as Samba Reggae and Samba de Roda (community circle). ** If you have little or no experience then this class is perfect for you! **
Barefoot or sneakers work perfect for Samba classes! Be prepared to sweat so wear comfortable clothing!with Melissa Corpus 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Beginner Level
- Samba Intermediate
This class focuses on Samba No Pé (Rio style Samba). This class moves at a faster pace incorporating dynamic footwork patterns, musicality and body movement. This class is a great way to get in shape and inspire students to develop their own choreography and improvisation. **Fast Samba experience necessary as the basic steps will not be covered in this class. **
Barefoot or sneakers work perfect for Samba classes! Be prepared to sweat so wear comfortable clothing! Heels are welcome (for Intermediate Samba)! **with Melissa Corpus 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm Intermediate Level
- Kizomba Beginner Kizomba is one of the most popular genres of dance and music originating from Angola. It is a derivative of semba, with a mix of Kilapanda and Angolan Merengue, and sung generally in Portuguese. It is music with a romantic and sensual flow. with Aaron Gallegos and Marietta Villalobos 8:45 pm to 9:45 pm
- Kizomba IntermediateContinue to improve your Kizomba dancing with Marietta & Aaron! with Aaron Gallegos and Marietta Villalobos 9:45 pm to 10:45 pm
If you've never taken Spanish before this is the class for you. Join this personal and interactive Spanish program, taught by native speakers. The class will insert different types of teaching modalities, group dynamics, interaction and pedagogical techniques. The goal of this course is to learn the Spanish language in an open, free, relaxed and fun environment.with Orazzio Loayza 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Beginner Level
- Salsa Aerobics
Ladies, Ladies, Ladies, Move to the fun beat of Salsa Aerobics! Learn sexy footwork and flirty hips while you sweat. Available to all ages and all levels.with Stephanie Keeton 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm All Levels
- Tango Technique
This class is designed for all levels. Hour includes warm up and technique exercises. Partner work includes drilling the foundation as well as challenging students with new elements. Emphasis is giving to style, connection and musicality. If you want to get your tango to the next level, this class is highly recommended!with Monica Caivano 7:45 pm to 8:45 pm Level : Mix
- Tango Beginner
Tango is a highly improvisational dance that is built in layers. Come learn the structure of tango from start to finish in a relaxed atmosphere. Students are coached in the skills of leading and following — as well as the etiquette and culture of Argentine Tango. No Partner needed!with Monica Caivano 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Level : Beginner
- Portuguese Conversational ** 1st Thur of Month only **
** This class is held on the 1ST THURSDAY of the month only **
Get more comfortable talking and listening! We will be meeting once a month for a 1.5hr conversation session. Fun time, fantastic opportunity to improve communication and make social connections using Portuguese language.
Dynamic engaging group activities: chatting, cooking, learning music, reading articles, watching videos, learning about cultures where Portuguese is spoken. Perfect time for students to ask questions too! Improve your understanding of the Portuguese language with hands on activities lead by native speaker.
Who should do it: Anyone who is looking to learn or improve their Portuguese. Those who have never taken lessons or those who have but have never felt comfortable enough to speak it.with Layane Seiden 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm All Levels
- Tango Intermediate
Tango is a highly improvisational dance that is built in layers. Come learn the structure of tango from start to finish in a relaxed atmosphere. Students are coached in the skills of leading and following — as well as the etiquette and culture of Argentine Tango. No Partner needed!with Gustavo Simplis 7:45 pm to 8:45 pm Intermediate & Advanced Levels
- "Drop-in class" Tango & Malbec *4/20 only*
If you're new to dance or just looking to spice up your current routine, come to Esquina for one of our drop-in classes this month!!! Two left feet welcome! No partner needed!!!!!
Click here to register in advance!with Gustavo Simplis 6:30 pm to 7:45 pm Level : Beginner
- "Drop in class" Ladies Night! *4/27 only*This class is great for all levels of dance! We offer a place for you to have fun, relax, learn some new moves, show off your moves and celebrate being a bad-ass!
What to wear? workout clothes or movable attire that is comfy and makes you feel sexy!!
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).
$10 for class
- Salsa Aerobics
Ladies, Ladies, Ladies, Move to the fun beat of Salsa Aerobics! Learn sexy footwork and flirty hips while you sweat. Available to all ages and all levels.with Stephanie Keeton 10:30 am to 11:30 am All Levels
- Afro-Cuban Dance
This class is an introduction to a variety of dance styles that comprise Cuban rumba. Focus will be placed on the three types of rumba: yambú, guaguancó and columbia. Basic steps of Orichas such as Eleggua will also be practiced.with Alfonso Alarcon 11:45 am to 12:45 pm All Levels
- Tango Beginner
Tango is a highly improvisational dance that is built in layers. Come learn the structure of tango from start to finish in a relaxed atmosphere. Students are coached in the skills of leading and following — as well as the etiquette and culture of Argentine Tango. No Partner needed!with Gustavo Simplis 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Beginner Level
- Tango Intermediate
- Tango/Joy of Movement plus Self DefenseTango class with 15 minutes of Self Defense The so called "Joy of Movement" is the pleasure of dancing in a group and non-judgemental, inclusive environment. Tango is often pursued by people that sometimes find themselves vulnerable for one reason or another, and those who pursue can benefit greatly from Tango. We show the many reasons for dancing Tango: Sophisticated and elegant dance, great low impact workout, improves grace and posture, you can start at any age, opens a whole social life to you, promotes confidence, reduces stress (along with other proven medical benefits), inexpensive, a dance that anyone can dance with Orazzio Loayza 11:00 am to 12:00 pm All Levels
Beginner & Intermediate levels welcome! With a foundation of Dominican style, it will have a core focus on footwork, connection, and musicality. Bachata is a popular dance widely dance in Austin and all over the world! Super fun and addictive!with Sidney Joseph Jr 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm