8 weeks, starts 10 July
This is an 8 week course for complete beginners.
Your instructor - Irina Kapeli, a nationally known dancer, teacher and one of the lead organisers of the NZ Salsa Championships.
In this course you will learn the basic steps, techniques and rhythm of salsa dance. No partner required, but you are welcome to bring your own.
Any questions please email, call or text any time.
The Loft Dance Studio is located at the back of the carpark on Basin View Road, Panmure.
About the instructor:
Irina Kapeli, the owner of the Dance Pro Studios began her dance career with Rhythmics Gymnastics and Ballet in Moscow at the age of 6. She then tried ballroom, but stuck with ballet and jazz. Since then she has also picked up salsa, Argentine tango, Russian folk, gypsy and has explored modern dance and contemporary, hip hop, modern jive, burlesque and others. She has completed Polestar Pilates and Zumba/ Zumba Toning Courses. She has studied papers like anatomy, physiology, bio-mechanics, dance studies and choreography at AUT. Irina has performed nationally and internationally, she has choreographed and produced her own dance shows, taught all over New Zealand and has been involved in numerous national events as an organiser and lately also as a judge. Those include: New Zealand Salsa Championships 2011, Kiwi Classic 2011( judge), Le Bop Open Modern Jive Championship 2010. Irina and her teams have won numerous placings in competitions for all sorts of dance styles. Quote: "Take away my dance - take away my life"
021 244 8952