Cha cha Fundamentals with Salsa Rocks Leeds

Cha Cha Workshop - Timing and Fundamentals

In preparation for the Cha cha workshop with Sam "Mr Sleek" (10 Oct), we bring to you a Cha cha Timing and Fundamentals Workshop with the Salsa Rocks team.

Saturday 3rd Oct
Kerala Restaurant, Eastgate
Leeds City centre, LS2 7JL

£20 for three hours
£35 COMBO PASS for this workshop AND the Cha cha workshop with Sam "Mr Sleek" on the following Saturday, 10th Oct

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More about the workshop:

We have a huge dancefloor, but places are limited to 16 to ensure that you get the most out of this workshop. Please get in touch as soon as possible to book your spot.

Aimed at those who are new to Cha cha or those who already dance Cha cha but would like to build their confidence about timing and strengthen their fundamentals, so they can enjoy dancing Cha cha even more!

We will start with the most important thing - the music. No long theory or lectures, but straight into dancing. We'll start with listening and moving to the rhythms that will make you feel and hear the "cha cha". Before even starting with the cha cha basic step, we'll spend time enjoying this groovy rhythm and explore how our bodies "want to" move when we hear a Cha cha track. The footwork and the partnerwork sections will build up from this.

Here's a summary of the workshop:

13:00 - 14:00
- Identifying the sounds of the cowbell, guiro and moving to the rhythms.
- Isolations and basic steps done to the Cha cha rhythm focussing on the guiro and cowbell.

14:00 - 15:00
- Core Cha cha shines
- Core Cha cha partnerwork moves

15:00 - 16:00
- Putting everything together into a routine (30 mins)
- Guided practice (30 mins)

Please get in touch with Mark or Rahul to book your place.

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Class Schedule

Updated 10/05/2019

Every Wednesday

7:45pm till midnight
Kerala, 2 Eastgate
Leeds, LS2 7JL (Google Map)

20.00 - 20.55
Beginners - Intro and basics
Improvers Technique

21.00 - 21.55
Beginners+ - Moves and Tips
Improvers Turn Patterns
Intermediate Syllabus

22.00 - Midnight
Social Dancing!
Music by DJ Mark

Contact Us

SalsaRocks Leeds

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Come meet us on Wednesday:
7:45pm till midnight
Kerala Restaurant, 2 Eastgate LS2 7JL Leeds