World Latin Dance Cup Already Qualified |2| Latest qualifiers Results

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The Following Competitors have passed the qualifiers and will be Going directly to WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP Semi Finals in Orlando

congratulations to the Festiva Oaxaca WLDC Qualifier Competitors.

LATIN LADIES TEAM PRO (same Gender)
  • Ritmo y Sabor | Mexico
  • Ladies Studio XV | Mexico
LATIN MEN TEAM PRO (same Gender)
  • Acapulco Mambo | Mexico
  • Son y Cache | Mexico
  • Salsa Stars |  Mexico
BACHATA COUPLE PRO
  • Chacho y Majo | Mexico
  • Oswaldo y Maritza | Mexico
  • Armando y Monse |  Mexico
LATIN MEN COUPLE PRO (same gender)
  • Juan Pedro y Alan  | Mexico
  • Alberto y Armando | Mexico
  • Erick y Daniel  | Mexico
SALSA COUPLE PRO
  • Gio y Gaby | Mexico
  • Juan Pedro y Jackie | Mexico
  • Edwin y Monse |  Mexico
SALSA SOLOIST LADY PRO
  • Danya Morales | Mexico | Solista Categoria Abierta Mujer
  • Vicky Cordero | Mexico | Solista Categoria Abierta Mujer
  • Janine Galan |  Mexico | Solista Categoria Abierta Mujer
SALSA SOLOIST MAN PRO
  • Ediberto Persa  | Mexico | Solista Categoria Abierta Hombre
  • Yasbek Cervantes | Mexico | Solista Categoria Abierta Hombre
  • Orlando Hernández y Peter Rodríguez  | Mexico | Solista Categoria Abierta Hombre
BACHATA PRO AM TEAM
  • Bachata Team | Mexico
  • Dancers new Life | Man Lead | Mexico
  • So Company |  Man Lead | Mexico
SALSA PRO AM TEAM
  • Ritmo y Sabor | Mexico
  • Framboyan Mexico | Mexico
BACHATA PRO AM COUPLE
  • Alonso y Gaby | Lady Lead | Mexico
  • Armando y Lorena | Man Lead | Mexico
  • Juan Pedro y Karen |  Man Lead | Mexico
SALSA PRO AM
  • Diana y Michelle | SALSA ON1 | Lady Lead | Mexico
  • Alexa y Yasbek | SALSA ON2 | Man lead | Mexico
  • Cristian y Ashley |  SALSA ON1 | Lady Lead | Mexico
BACHATA AMATEUR TEAM
  • Danzare Team | Mexico
  • Son y Cache Sábanas Blancas | Mexico
  • Bachata Team |  Mexico
BACHATA AMATEUR COUPLE
  • Justin y Karen | Mexico
  • Iván y Aleydis | Mexico
    • Jorge y Karen |  Mexico
SALSA AMATEUR COUPLE
  • Alonso y Alexa | Mexico
  • Arnold y Giovanna | Mexico
  • Cristian y Melisa |  Mexico
SALSA JUNIOR COUPLE
  • Gilberto y Yoana  | Mexico | Salsa Alumno
  • Carlos y Alison | Mexico | Salsa Alumno
  • Zoe y Mafer | Mexico | Salsa Alumno
BACHATA JUNIOR COUPLE
  • Claudia y Emiliano | Mexico | Salsa Alumno
  • Carlos y Brenda | Mexico | Salsa Alumno
  • Carlos y Alisson | Mexico | Salsa Alumno
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LIMITLESS | more of what is happening  & who is coming at LA SALSA FEST 2017

Let us introduce you to the Limitless world at the La Salsa Fest

 

 

They come from all over the world to inspire us and remind us that the impossible is possible . They have learned how to turn their physical or mental challenges in to a Powerful expression of their soul and love for life . They love Art and Music and surely they love to Dance . Meet the Limitless Performers

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Debbie Wang the founder to Limitless | an organization engaging in compassion and desire to make a difference in the life of those who may look at their life as a huge obstacle.  The Group created the bridge between pushing a wheel chair to thriving on stage dancing to the music.

Newest addition to the limitless group is a Dancer who last year performed at LA Salsa Fest with Rhythmic Fusion but this year will perform with Limitless in a wheel chair.

After he got in a car accident he lost the use of his legs.  During the process of his rehab he met Debbie Wang and has joined her group as  he would never quit dancing . Limitlessdance.org10321682_748410981878069_1058079997915089854_o.jpg

Albert Torres,  Beyond welcoming the Limitless Performing Group at the LA SALSA FEST, created a Division at the World Latin Dance Cup which is a perfect live stream platform for our various physical and mental challenged individuals to perform and express their vision to the world.

This year, some of the participants who experienced WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP will be joining us at LA SALSA FEST and will meet the Original Los Angeles LIMITLESS Group who Inspired the WLDC Division name.

 

Paloma & Deividi | fearless & limitless

They are coming from From Brazil

They were the pioneer at the world Latin Dance Cup in the the Limitless division. Paloma has down syndrome but also wisdom .

They are an inspiration and remind us that The Impossible is possible.

She has the soul of Stage Performer His dedication and skill as a dancer make the journey priceless as he bring out the Diva in her.

 

Yenifer | Solo but whole

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Yenifer Montiel is an Ibaguereña teenager who dreams of being a professional dancer.

A dream more complicated than for any girl of his age, because a congenital disease prevented the development of the femur of his right leg, which is why he should use a prosthesis.
Yenifer at eleven years old attends her first dance class in her neighborhood.

Her talent and will lead her to be a scholarship to enter the academy and start with her daily training. Since that day, according to its teachers, it does so with the same will, constancy and discipline that professionals do.

Becoming soon in one of the most outstanding dancers of his city.
Yenifer lives with her Mom and Sister in a vulnerable neighborhood of the capital Tolimense. Each year his family faces the difficult task of getting a new prosthesis for which there are never resources. Even so, Yenifer dances regardless of the physical problems that this activity can cause to your spine, hip and other muscles or joints of your body.
In the year 2015 Yenifer gets her first national title as best solo salsa dancer in the Professional Junior category. In the next year to come, as Yenifer grows older, as she will have to fight to get a better prosthesis so to pursue and develop as a professional dancer, able to travel the world and move her family forward.

 

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Shena is from New Zealand, she is sassy and happy . She decorates her well chair like nobody else to match her costume. She is traveling with her parents and lovely Young Salsa dancer . only Traveling 20 hours is more complicated and painful for her body than her mind always bubbling she may not be able to talk to you but her expression are saying way more than words could do .

_LDC0263.jpgShe is like a light bulb radiating as soon as she hears music and the bounding joy in the room . She is a Wise little woman who communicates her thoughts using a astonishing software which voices out what she writes in her head for us. One may think she is cage in a paralyzed body but all she sends out is  a Message of freedom with goes in pair with wisdom.

 

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WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP 2017| who is already qualified

QUALIFIED FOR WLDC FINALS 2017


PRO TEAMS qualified to finals

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PRO COUPLES qualified to finals

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PRO SOLOISTS qualified to finals

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PRO AM  qualified to finals

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AMATEUR CATEGORY

AMATEUR TEAMS qualified to finals

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AMATEUR COUPLES qualified to finals

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AMATEUR SOLOISTS qualified to finals

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CHILDREN & JUNIORS CATEGORY

CHILDREN & JUNIORS TEAMS qualified to finals

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CHILDREN & JUNIORS COUPLES qualified to Finals

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CHILDREN & JUNIORS SOLOISTS qualified to Finals

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QUALIFIED TO SEMI FINALS


PRO TEAMS qualified to Semifinals

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 Coming soon Qualified to semi finals In our latest qualifiers

Mexico | Oaxaca  Festiva OAXACA SALSA& BACHATA FEST

USA | SF SALSA FESTIVAL

MONACO | MONACO SALSA FESTIVAL

LA SALSA FEST 2017 | NEWS | 3

Social Dancing at LA SALSA FEST  is known to be the longest Nights Dancing ever. From 9PM to 6PM where do you get that. Come and Dance to the various mix of Our Fabulous DJs – They will have quite exciting playlist , spinning and playing your favorite songs and surprising you with novelties and rare tracks you don’t know yet !

Salsa | Bachata | Zouk | Kizomba |  HipHop | House

This year at LA SALSA FEST in the Salsa Room and Pool Deck, We are happy to welcome again

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Super Dj Robby | The Head and Heart

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Long time friend of Albert Torres and AT Productions, Robert Rodriguez is our head DJ coordinator of LA SALSA FEST. He also  coordinates The dance Show Music playback.

Robert, was born in Havana Cuba with an high interest in music since his childhood. he Moved to the states with his family as a teenager . At age 16 he got granted a turn table and amplifier and 2 speakers . his first purchase was 3 albums of his favorite artists Oscar d’Leon, El Gran Combo de Puerto rico and Celia Cruz. with this Robby Started his journey of Dj, building his Dj Booth creating tracks and augmenting his collection slowly but surely to owning 50LPS. played first at his family & Friends parties quickly move up to clubs In Los Angeles where he met later on Albert Torres at the Fifth avenue. From then on, given the opportunity  Robby moved along in the realm of Salsa Congresses around the word from Japan to Dubai , Switzerland Spain and so forth. Internationally renowned Robby has shared his Talent for 27 years . This is the life he loves and Lives it full on. ”

“I am very grateful to Albert Torres for the opportunities he has given me and for the ability to share the joy of what I do best with the world. ¡Que viva la salsa!

DJ JoJo | Vinyl Elegance

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DJ JoJo, also known as Joe Jones is the essence of cool. Being one of the most sought after DJ’s in the United States, he weaves his thread through the fabric of the Salsa community with his events as well as his all vinyl collection of Salsa and Mambo from around the world.

His interest for music goes back to his childhood learning various instruments and in particular trumpet and drum , His knowledge in music is eclectic and goes from Soul R&B to jazz to hip hop which led him accidentally to encounter Salsa in Puerto Rico in the late 90’s. Since then, he accumulated knowledge in the history & roots of Salsa, collected over 5000 records and perfected a unique style of Dj-ing  for the past 9 years.

As if his agenda was not full enough Joe is as well manager and booking agent for the one of hottest band in Europe Tromboranga from Spain. Joey is touring currently with The Band in the US and will present with albert Torres at the LA SALSA FEST closing night Sunday May 28.

DJ Edgar | El Travieso de la Salsa

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Born in Mexico but raised in the U.S has made a name for himself as one of the top DJs in the Pacific Northwest. Edgar has travelled internationally from china to Vancouver and is playing at a variety of Salsa Congresses in the US and Mexico Including annually at the LA SALSA FEST

He recently pioneered the AVS (All Vinyl Salsa) night in Seattle. Whether Edgar is  be playing from CDs, his laptop or spinning vinyls he’s constantly looking for that one great song that will make you dance your heart out!  Let him spin your Nights

DJ Tico | Salsa Charmer

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Born in Nicaragua Live in Los Angeles , Tico Spins and Spins and spins Salsa dancers of LA and around always Smiling

He loves Salsa Music on Vinyl Records and share the Love as a resident Dj at Granada and There rumba room amongst other salsa Clubs in Los Angeles area . Dj Tico will be heating up the Pool Parties as well .

DJ Willie | by the Bay 

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Willie Martinez  Lives in San Francisco. Originally from El Salvador, Willie started his journey as a DJ in 2006 at Milagro’s & Underground Pub.

He amuses his crowd by his music diversity bringing a tremendous high level energy to the dance floor. He has been a guest DJ at various venues around the bay such as El Valenciano, Agenda Lounge, Descarga Tuesday, Salsa by the Sea, El Vacilon, Fillmore Salsa Festival and playing at socials for Mambo Romero, Mambo Nova and SF Mambo & iHeartMambo. He is also one of the DJs for the SF Int Salsa Congress, Portland, Boise and Denver Salsa Congress & Hawaii.  DJ Willie has also been invited to spin at salsa clubs in Hawaii (Salsamor) and El Salvador (Club Alive). He has DJed alongside salsa icons such as Eddie Santiago, Luis Enrique, Tito Nieves, Maelo Ruiz, Michael Stuart, Jimmy Bosch, Ismael Miranda and Herman Olivera. DJ Willie is now the promoter and resident DJ at Salsa Spot inside Club Fox in Redwood

DJ Danny | Salsa Pa’l Bailador

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From the Bay Area (San Jose, San Francisco Area). Dj Danny has been Djing since 1984 in different Clubs and other big Events in the Bay

His goal is to try to reach as many dancers as possible.

With the music selection he plays which includes Salsa, Bachata, Merengue and Chachacha and more Latin Beats.

One of his mentor friend (Willie Martinez) always said we have to play with swing and sabor. He always said Tiene que ser “Salsa Pa’l Bailador”.

Dj Danny has adopted this moto in unison and will be joining force with Wille at the LA SALSA FEST playing in evenings and also at our “Urban Delight” Pool Parties.

DJ Voss | The Virgo DJ

DJ Voss launched his career as a professional DJ over 15 years ago in Los Angeles, Ca. A native from Mexico City, DJ Voss was born on September 10th, a true Virgo! Growing up in a Latin music environment, DJ Voss  had to fulfill his insatiable appetite to DJ.With quick success and an accelerated work ethic, DJ Voss  has established himself firmly on the international and local dance scene. He is a mastermind in anticipating what patrons want and need. DJ Voss’s amazing talent on the decks always whips the crowd into frenzy and creates the sort of excitement that will keep customers wanting more. DJ Voss  covers various styles and genres from Latin to Top 40 and EDM, but his passion is Salsa ,whether he is performing at a Salsa Congress locally or an Internationally with thousands of spectators, or at a high energy night club, or  a prestigious  event, No matter what the occasion is, DJ Voss  is continually commended for making any event a major success.

DJ Armando | The Voz of The Comunidad

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DJ Armando Justiniani is a native of Panama and acquired a taste for the Latin rhythms during his youth.  His passion for salsa has encouraged him to grow and evolve from a teenage mobile music sound mixer to a present day disc jockey of our area’s finest dance venues, currently Santa Fe and Aztec Willies.

He is truly committed and loyal to his craft and he continues to support the artists who make this all possible by collecting original CDs, which travel with him to each and every event!

Armando is internationally recognized,  His goal is to be as generous and supportive as he can be of what he feels is a “world-wide community of salsa”.

The road map of his history and amazing experiences includes..In addition to events, he hosts the radio show “La Voz de la Comunidad”, volunteering his time every Sunday afternoon that the calendar doesn’t require him to be elsewhere!

Dj Prince |  La Joie de vivre

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From Cape town, South Africa, DJ Prince has the rhythm in his soul pocket.  Although Angus attended several times the LA SALSA FEST, regardless of the long traveling journey it takes,  but this year Angus  is joining the Electric Dj Team ! Welcome !

His passion for Salsa and love for all things Latin drove him to the dance and ultimately to become a Salsa DJ with a passion to share the music with the people of Africa. This has led to him being featured on South African radio and television for his events and community outreach programs in South Africa.

He has also been involved with several community organizations over the years to teach young disadvantaged kids all over Cape Town to dance, teach and perform.

Angus will be as well  honored this year by Albert Torres for his support to the Salsa Music and Dance community .

Angus is the essence of the Living life to the Fullest Life without music and dance is definitely not be in any chapter of this life …

BACHATA

DJ Aragon | In the Bachata Land

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Luis Aragon has been dancing and part of the dance community for over 10 years. Participating in several Congresses and Festivals nation wide.

His attention and love of the music drawn him to host events and Djing. Luis felt there was a need for it and jump on the opportunity to enlarge his horizons. By now his in one of the most requested Djs in all of Southern California. “The best part is when you see a sea of people dancing to what you play and love”.

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DJ Hush | Multi Task

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DJ Hush San Diego’s very first Bachata DJ and a fast-rising southern California latin dance DJ. He currently holds residencies at Sevilla Nightclub & Tango Del Rey in San Diego, CA, and travels throughout the USA working at many major festivals. Together with his girlfriend Michelle, they own and operate the first Latino-owned Dance cosmetics company by the name “HUSH by Jesse Cosmetics”.

Jesse & Michelle will Display their Hush cosmetics at LA Salsa Fest Bachata Foyer

DJ Marco |  Urban Latin Flavor

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Marco first came to the U.S. in 2002. In 2005, he found his passion for the profession of Disk Jockey (DJ). A few years later, he entered the entertainment scene where he met and was inspired by many talented DJs. In 2012, DJ Marco met DJ Kenny at The Granada and learned from him the ropes of the art of DJing. The following year DJ Marco had his first opportunity to DJ at The Granada and this increased his desire for pursuing this profession and opened many doors at other clubs and private events.

He took a special interest and excelled in Urban and Dominican Bachata, and later incorporated more Latin music genres, such as Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Spanish Rock, etc. DJ Marco has been invited to play at some of the most popular night clubs in and around Los Angeles, including Hacienda, Steven’s, The Granada LA, and The Warehouse. Additionally, he has participated as an integral part of Bachata, Kizomba, Salsa (BKS) Festival, and at dancing socials for various dancing companies, boat parties, and private events.

DJ Vince | the Act

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Although Known for his dancing and being a pioneer of the LA bachata scene DjVince AKA “inVINCEable” has become one of the top DJs of Los Angeles as well…his ability to control a crowd and keep them on the dance floor is what keeps Mr. inVINCEable so popular with all clubs and socials…”My passion for DJing has come from my dancing…I know what dancers like and I know what clubbers like…I never play for myself and what I like…I play for THEM..what THEY like” -Vince Torres

With traveling all over the world DJing from France to Africa he continues to keep people dancing with a smile on their face and only hopes that he can continue to please everyone he plays for.

KIZOMBA – ZOUK

Hosted by Manuel dos Santos & Flavie &  Chanel May 

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DJ The Best | Love is in the house

From Montreal

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DJ Olu Shogo | World is Home 

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Olu Shogo (DJ/ Producer)is from Nigeria, West Africa and lives in the U.S. He is one of the best and sought after DJ/Producer in the Latin music world at the present. He has carved a niche for himself in Zouk, Kizomba & Semba. His remixes are played all over the world. He is a Kizomba Ambassador and his mission is to reach out to the “unreached” in the music scene all over the world

 

HIPHOP | House world

Hosted by Doria Levit | & Guests

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Dj Tavo | HipHop – House

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Dj Josh Bliss | HipHop House

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LA SALSA FEST 2017 NEWS |2

what is happening at LA Salsa fest part 2 | Ladies First | Some of the Ladies, Performing  and instructing at the LA Salsa Fest check out previous post part 1  | read this

As we talked about the Hip Hop Artists and Hip Hop Latin Fusion Artists joining the LA SALSA FEST here is a great addition to the group of Artist we are presenting for the first Time at LA Salsa fest:

Doria Levit | The Over Achiever 

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This young 24 years old lady has studied, practiced and mastered so many Body movement styles & Dance Genre for a life time …  Started with ballet training the age of 15 and encountered Salsa & Bachata at age 17.
After an intensive year of dancing and teaching in Jerusalem and performing at the Israeli Salsa congress

She moved to Los Angeles, Lucky us !. pursued here at millennium dance and Debby Reynold dance studio more training in Hip Hop and other specialties. Her skills and knowledge go from partnering dancing such as , Salsa on1- Lead and follow, Salsa on2- Lead and follow , Sensual Bachata- Lead and follow, Dominican Bachata- Lead and follow, Cuban Salsa , Cali Style Salsa  , Kizomba & Tarraxinha to Old school hip hop, New style hip hop, Popping , House, Vouging , Waacking, Locking, Danchall, Afro/Afro cuban, Reggaton , Contemporary , Jazz

Whatever is your favorite dance style, you will be spicing your body movements with a hot blend of diverse roots . How Sexy is that ?. Perhaps get those abs too?

Doria will be teaching at LA SALSA FEST a class of Hip Hop class | body Isolation. check our workshop schedule in our updates.

Newly confirmed Back At LA SALSA FEST

Simona Petric | Romania loves Puerto Rico

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While he was dancing ballroom around the world with Burn the Floor and working alongside Cirque du Soleil, she was performing, teaching and competing professionally in the Salsa world.

When the Romanian 3x World Salsa Soloist Champion met the Australian World Champion in Puerto Rico, they instantly created magic on the dance floor. Four months of combining forces lead these two quickly to 4th place in the World Latin Dance Cup.

Now, representing Puerto Rico , Steven and Simona are coming to the LA Salsa Fest with a footwork workshop you don’t want to miss.

Ladies Styling :

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From La Paz Bolivia to Los Angeles, Liz was Highly Trained in Ballet which led her to dream of  join the New York city Ballet at young age but Life and its unexpected turns open a different path for Liz to explore . From jazz, Lyrical to hip hop, Liz encountered the Salsa Scene in los Angeles at age 21 in which found quickly her place and defined her dancing style by elegance fused with fire power.

Her graceful trademark combined with her Joie de vivre made her unique dancer and performer as well as successful in the realm of world Championship over the years. Champion Champion & Ultimate Champion forever . She also Bridged into choreograph of TV shows such as “so you think you can dance” and Dancing with the stars as well as recently feature film The Ugly truth.

Focussed and dedicated to Liz Lira Dance Academy she teaches the next generation, trains and coaches performers & future performers and share knowledge and passion to all dance lovers.

Liz Is as well offering a Master Class Bootcamp Master class ( read more)

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Josie Neglia | Queen Bee  highres_183279492.jpeg

Originally from Toronto with a ballet and jazz background , Josie moved in the mid 90s in Los Angeles and became one of the pioneer of the LA Salsa style as well as the first at breaking in the salsa instructional video industry and created her company Latindance.com  She developed an easy to learn technique which lead her to travel the world to teach to her technique borderless . What Josie says about her company : “We are not just about teaching you steps to counts so that you can move in perfect unison with another partner on the dance floor – although we do that well- and better than anybody in some cases- but LatinDance is more than that!

At our core, we believe that people with PASSION can change the world for the better!  That’s what we believe”

Josie’s dynamic personality and passion for Latin dance has earned her many awards and prestigious invitations to judge and teach at various international Latin dance conventions. Miss Neglia’s motto is to share the ecstasy of Latin dance, one step at a time!

 

Shani Talmor | Inevitable Pearl

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Shani is known worldwide for her unique teaching style. She is able to easily explain and break down the steps to address each student’s needs.  She makes it a priority to give personal attention in class so that each person can concentrate on their own dance goals.  Shani’s classes are known to be very technical yet fun and fluid.  Shani’s background and extensive knowledge of dance technique is evident in every aspect of her classes and students feed of her great energy and flow.

Ladies Styling “where Styling meets technique”

This class is designed for ladies who wish to enhance their technique with a soft feminine and sexy style and gain confidence out on the dance floor.  From beginners to advanced level dancers, this class is designed to address every dancer’s needs to  help students develop their own unique style through technique, control and grace.

Shani will also teach a Pachanga Class and performs with her Ladies team Shani Girls And ST Dance

Charlene Rose | The Rose in the garden

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Charlene Rose lives to inspire and empower people of all walks of life to follow their passions, and make their dreams into reality. She is a well-known and respected influence in the Latin dance scene

Charlene utilizes the extensive training she received as a Dance Major at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, to provide the highest level of training and expertise for her students.

She has performed on stages all around the world. and participated in top shows such as Dexter, So You Think You Can Dance, and Dancing with the Stars to name a few.

“I was very shy growing up, and never would have imagined that I would go on to become a World Salsa Champion and a Leading Actress! Dancing and Acting changed my life, and when someone comes to me after a show and says my performance really made them feel something or inspired them to pursue a dream they were too afraid of before, it makes everything worth it. That’s the impact I want to have on everyone who sees my work.! That extraordinary connection only shared by a performer and their audience.! It inspires lives. Come explore yours.”

Charlene will be at The LA SALSA FEST she will be performing with her team Salerosas as well as her Hip Hop fusion Team

Come and join her Ladies Burlesque Workshop and explore with her your real potential

Zouk

Chanel May | Zouk Fatal

Chanel May2Ajpg.jpgChanel will be co-hosting along with Manuel dos Santos the Kizomba | Zouk Social room from the al weekend. She also will be teaching 2 classes of Brazilian Zouk. Check the workshops Time table & instructors page at lasalsafest.com.

Chanel May is a dancer and choreographer based in Los Angeles, California. She began her training at the age of eight, taking classes and performing throughout her childhood. Chanel developed a strong passion for the art of dance, devoting much of her attention to the study of Modern Dance and Ballet. Training continued at the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts where she studied music, choreographic composition and dance technique. Chanel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in ‘Dance, Option in Dance Science’ from California State   University, Long Beach. She has studied a variety of Modern Dance techniques including Horton, Graham, Laban Movement Analysis, Bartenieff Fundamentals, and Release Technique. In addition to Modern and Ballet, Chanel enjoys Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, and Brazilian zouk.

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WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP 2017 |NEWS

WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP 2017 CATEGORIES & DIVISIONS

PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

PRO TEAMS
1 BACHATA TEAM PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
2 BACHATA CABARET TEAM PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers CABARET
3 CASINO RUEDA PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers CABARET ALLOWED
4 SALSA CABARET TEAM PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers CABARET
5 SALSA LADIES TEAM PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers CABARET ALLOWED
6 SALSA MEN TEAM Minimum 3 max 20 dancers CABARET ALLOWED
7 SALSA TEAM PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
8 TANGO TEAM PRO Minimum 3 max 20 dancers CABARET ALLOWED
PRO COUPLES
9 BACHATA CABARET COUPLE PRO CABARET
10 BACHATA COUPLE PRO NON CABARET
11 CHA CHA CHA COUPLE PRO NON CABARET
12 KIZOMBA COUPLE PRO CABARET ALLOWED
13 LATIN LADIES CABARET COUPLE PRO
(SAME GENDER )
SAME GENDER – All latin dance style Allowed – but only one can be chosen- Only one entry per couple . Must be announced at registration CABARET ALLOWED
14 LATIN LADIES COUPLE PRO
(SAME GENDER)
SAME GENDER – All latin dance style Allowed – but only one can be chosen- Only one entry per couple . Must be announced at registration NON CABARET
15 LATIN MEN CABARET COUPLE PRO
(SAME GENDER)
SAME GENDER – All latin dance style Allowed – but only one can be chosen- ONLY ONE ENTRY PER COUPLE . Must be announced at registration CABARET ALLOWED
16 LATIN MEN COUPLE PRO
(SAME GENDER)
SAME GENDER – All latin dance style Allowed – but only one can be chosen- ONLY ONE ENTRY PER COUPLE . Must be announced at registration NON CABARET
17 LATIN COUPLE OVER 75 PRO Combination Of Age / Both Pro NON CABARET
18 SALSA CABARET COUPLE PRO CABARET
19 SALSA ON 1 COUPLE PRO NON CABARET
20 SALSA ON 2 COUPLE PRO NON CABARET
21 TANGO COUPLE PRO CABARET ALLOWED
PRO SOLOISTS
22 SAMBA SOLOIST LADY PRO NON CABARET
23 SALSA SOLOIST LADY PRO NON CABARET
24 SALSA SOLOIST LADY OVER 50 PRO NON CABARET
25 SALSA SOLOIST MAN PRO NON CABARET
26 SALSA SOLOIST MAN OVER 50 PRO NON CABARET

PRO-AM CATEGORY

PRO-AM DIVISIONS
All Instructors in Pro Am Division are allowed to dance with up to five students per division as long as the Music and Choreography is not the same. Students are eligible to dance in as many pro am divisions that they qualify for
27 PRO AM BACHATA LADY LEAD Lady Pro NON CABARET
28 PRO AM BACHATA MAN LEAD Man Pro leading NON CABARET
29 PRO AM CHA CHA CHA LADY LEAD Lady Pro NON CABARET
30 PRO AM CHA CHA CHA MAN LEAD Man Pro leading NON CABARET
31 PRO AM SALSA ON 1 LADY LEAD Lady Pro NON CABARET
32 PRO AM SALSA ON 1 MAN LEAD Man Pro leading NON CABARET
33 PRO AM SALSA ON 2 LADY LEAD Lady Pro NON CABARET
34 PRO AM SALSA ON 2 MAN LEAD Man Pro leading NON CABARET
35 PRO AM LATIN OVER 75 LADY LEAD Combination Of Age – lady Pro NON CABARET
36 PRO AM LATIN OVER 75 MAN LEAD Combination Of Age – Man Pro leading NON CABARET
37 PRO AM TANGO LADY LEAD Lady Pro NON CABARET
38 PRO AM TANGO MAN LEAD Man Pro leading NON CABARET

AMATEUR CATEGORY

AMATEUR TEAMS
39 BACHATA AMATEUR TEAM Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
40 SALSA AMATEUR TEAM Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
41 SALSA LADIES AMATEUR TEAM Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
42 SALSA MEN AMATEUR TEAM Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
43 TANGO AMATEUR TEAM Minimum 3 max 20 dancers NON CABARET
AMATEUR COUPLES
44 BACHATA AMATEUR COUPLE NON CABARET
45 LATIN LADIES AMATEUR COUPLE SAME GENDER – All latin dance style Allowed – but only one can be chosen- ONLY ONE ENTRY PER COUPLE . Must be announced at registration NON CABARET
46 LATIN MEN AMATEUR COUPLE same gender – All latin dance allowed – but only one can be chosen- ONLY ONE ENTRY PER COUPLE . Must be announced at registration NON CABARET
47 LATIN AMATEUR COUPLE OVER 75 Combination Of Age / Both Amateur NON CABARET
48 SALSA ON 1 AMATEUR COUPLE NON CABARET
49 SALSA ON 2 AMATEUR COUPLE NON CABARET
50 TANGO AMATEUR COUPLE CABARET ALLOWED
AMATEUR SOLOISTS
51 SALSA SOLOIST AMATEUR LADY NON CABARET
52 SALSA SOLOIST AMATEUR MAN NON CABARET
53 SALSA SOLOIST AMATEUR LADY OVER 50 50 years old and + NON CABARET
54 SALSA SOLOIST AMATEUR MAN OVER 50 50 years old and + NON CABARET

CHILDREN JUNIORS CATEGORY

CHILDREN – JUNIORS TEAM
55 LATIN CHILDREN & JUNIORS TEAM 3 to 17 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
56 LATIN CHILDREN TEAM 3 to 11 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
57 LATIN CHILDREN BOYS TEAM 3 to 11 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
58 LATIN CHILDREN GIRLS TEAM 3 to 11 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
59 LATIN JUNIOR TEAM 12 to 17 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
60 LATIN JUNIOR BOYS TEAM 12 to 17 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
61 LATIN JUNIOR GIRLS TEAM 12 to 17 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
CHILDREN – JUNIORS COUPLES
62 LATIN CHILDREN COUPLE 3 to 11 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
63 LATIN JUNIOR COUPLE 12 to 17 years old (salsa- bachata- cha cha cha- cabaret) CABARET ALLOWED
CHILDREN – JUNIOR SOLOISTS
64 SALSA CHILDREN SOLOIST BOY 3 to 11 years old NON CABARET
65 SALSA CHILDREN SOLOIST GIRL 3 to 11 years old NON CABARET
66 SALSA JUNIOR SOLOIST BOY 12 to 17 years old NON CABARET
67 SALSA JUNIOR SOLOIST GIRL 12 to 17 years old NON CABARET

SPECIAL DANCE DIVISION

LIMITLESS
68 LIMITLESS OPEN For Physically & Mentally Challenged Dancers OPEN
FREE DIVISION

SPECIAL TROPHIES BEST COSTUMES

BEST COSTUME LADY

BEST COSTUME MAN

BEST COSTUME COMBINATION

BEST COSTUME CHILDREN | JUNIOR

IMPORTANT INFO FOR REGISTRATION

to All Participants ( Competitors already  qualified and  competitors yet to be qualified ) You will need to purchase their WLDC MEMBERSHIP 2017 prior to register the divisions you will compete into.

WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP

December 11-16, 2017

WYNDHAM ORLANDO RESORT INTERNATIONAL DRIVE . 8001 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 US. +1-407-351-2420.

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BOOK HOTEL HERE

WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP 2017 MEMBERSHIP IS OPEN 

Divisions Registration opens march 1st

VISIT WORLDLATINDANCECUP.COM OR OUR WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP FACEBOOK PAGE

for more info: contact us at worldlatindancecup@gmail.com

LA SALSA FEST 2017 NEWS |1

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What is happening at the LASF this year to not be missed !

The ATP Team Is already in full gear working towards the 19th anniversary of the LA Salsa Fest. The Best Congress In The World!

This year the performances are of the best dancers in the world not only in the field of Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, Kizomba and newly added Hip Hop.
To get some of these performers we have had to work years to confirm them.It will be amazing.
Rooms for social dancing from 9pm till 6am of Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, Zouk & Hip Hop.
Legendary Pool Parties daily from noon till 8pm with Special Concert On Sunday at 5PM. Only attendees with valid wrist bands can attend pool party daily.

Sat & Sunday afternoon performances for Rising Stars from 2:00pm till 4:00pm.

Performances by World Champions and WLDC Qualifiers Sunday from 8pm till 10pm.
Concerts from 11pm till 1am and social dancing till 6am.
Then Add The Amazing Bands Each Night | Like No Other Congress

Starting Wednesday May 24

Steven’s Steak House | Free Transportation From Hotel | 8PM-1:30AM

Live Music With Orq Son Mayor & Host DJ Super DJ Robby

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Thursday May 25 | Westin Bonaventure Hotel

Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca

He embodies the Universal Music, The Multi culture that Salsa is about. His salsa is like a spell on your soul, an invitation to dance on an ocean of colorful sounds and beats, Sailing with his equipage Makina Loca from Mother Africa to Cuba to Brazil and to where ever you want to land, If you ever want to ?
The variety of languages in which he writes his songs are all about the Bliss of Life which Makina Loca transcends…
Come and Join Ricardo Lemvo and his Makina Loca, Dance to his music and celebrate life.
Friday May 26 | Westin  Bonaventure Hotel  |  SALSA |

Boogaloo Assassins  

They are Classy , Jazzy, They have humor They play sharp, They sound like funky mambo, They look Hip modern vintage . They are The Boogaloo Assasins
Saturday May 27 |  Westin Bonaventure Hotel

Tony Succar | the Prodigy

WEB.pngBorn into a family of talented musicians in Lima, Peru, Tony Succar’s very DNA must be imbued with cadence and rhythm. After the family moved to Miami in a world of diversity,  he started at age 13 to develop his music vision and talent to achieved and incredible and respected ascension in the Music World working with renowned Musicians such as Arturo Sandoval, Néstor Torres, Ed Calle, Tito Nieves, La India, Obie Bermudez, Jennifer Peña, and Tito Puente Jr., among others. Tony vibrant passion for Michael Jackson music and his profound message inspired a Dream that regardless many obstacles he may have encountered on his way , achieved successfully . Tony is the creator and producer of UNITY | latin Tribute to Michael Jackson
A Powerful Concert you will be able to see live at the LA SALSA FEST 2017 . Tony will be Honored with an Award By Albert Torres that day.
Albert Torres & Tony Succar Present

UNITY | Latin Tribute To Michael Jackson

With Special Guest Singers
Jon Secada, Sheila E, Judith Hill, Angel Lopez, Kevin Ceballo, Jean Rodriguez, Agape International Choir & Dancers
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I have never worked  in 25 years so hard and determined on a project like this . it will be  part of HISTORY . Listen And Dance To His Music Like You Have Never Heard It Before

Sunday May 28 | Westin Bonaventure Hotel

5PM  | Bachata concert | At Pool Deck
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11pm | Albert Torres and Joe Jones present
Tromboranga With Special Guest Jimmy Bosch
SOCIAL DANCING TILL 6AM

Here are some Highlights on our International and U.S Guests Artists and will be more updates in next weeks to come..

Bailando | The comics

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From Cyprus for their first time at the LA SALSA FEST they will perform get ready for a Hilarious show as they combine various genre of Dance with Talent and comedy . Character driven their show has reached success in Europe and now will reach our Land .
Dance Is fun and festive and does not have to be so serious all the time ! Have a breath of fresh air and lets get into their Cyprus Sense of humor, Welcome !
Coming to LA , OUR WORLD CHAMPS !!! all our champions will perform and give a workshop:

 Deklan & Natalia  | Sabor y Sabor

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Bachata World Champions from Peru Chimpu !
at the LA Salsa Fest for the first Time . They will give a champ of a workshop and electric performance.  Suave meets Sexy in Harmony …

Ricardo & Karen | the Invincibles

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Officially From Chile and Argentina, but they may as well be from Mars.
An Astonishing Journey for this couple and Exito in A decade came from salsa street dancing to the biggest and most renowned stage in the world . They won all the competitions around the globe in the past years and won again 1st place at the WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP.  They are fearless and nothing will stop them. their Achievement is never heard of they conquered the world in salsa Cabaret style the most difficult category . They combine high speed and sharp precision along with flare and Ferocity that leave you stunned as if a meteor crashed your world .
You Cannot miss this couple’s workshops , they are a Must and who does not want to learn what real strength is about ! Intermediate Level recommended though .
Performing at LA SALSA FEST Ricardo and Karen will bring the house down once again….

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These 2 Colombian Kids coming from New Jersey are an event in themselves Tireless and Adorable. But watch the style and technique don’t be fooled !

Kevin is offering a workshop ! for real this is a treat for all ages and all levels. He will guide you in stepping and feeling the Cali salsa style like a no brainer !

Our 2 little Salsa Stars are just a treat and a inspiration for the youth, and a clear answer to any parents who would wonder if yes or not they should let their children learn how to dance salsa . This is the future this is the language of freedom and happiness through dance . and the result of of incredible support and great teaching from Joanna of Baila con migo . Welcome back Kevin and Gaby – Una Buya !!!

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From Cali Colombia, They are coming back  grown up ! They grew together with their dream and passion for Dance, and made their dreams a reality .They conquered the world of ballroom and the Salsa world but keep the tradition of salsa cali style with a young Blood.

They love what they do , transmit their enthusiasm and hard core training to the next generation at their school Imperio Juvenil . Their high and fast energy is infectious  like humming birds
Get a chance to try out those crazy cali steps and acrobatic moves at their workshops and feel the hot cali style. you are up for  the best cardio ever . warm up  is mandatory 😉  Expect scream and shout for their performances. Perform to impress of sure but with heart and soul.

As We Open A New Section At The LA Salsa Fest / The Hip Hop Room, We Also Add World Class Instructors

Yanis Marshall  | the Daredevil wears Stiletto

Choreographer . Dancer
will give Two Workshops, Each 90 Min Long  – A real Treat .

This may not be the workshop where you can remove your heels Ladies and Gentlemen !  HA No kidding

if you want to teach singers how to learn a stage choreography , show it on heels yourself ! this is a good moto . Heels or not, Yanis got more  moves in his Bini and body than magician can pull rabbits out of his hat in a life time. Open your mind, Just indulge and get in the flow

Marie Poppins | Pop Art oblige

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choreographer .  popping Artist

French as Beret , pull rayé and red “Aristide Bruant” scarf , Add humor and charm , Meet Marie Poppins

Hip Hop Lovers here she is, here they are at the LA SALSA FEST

They are 3 Young Ladies | In 1 Day Got Over 1 Million Hits
They will Perform  Femme Fatale and she will teach a fun and exhilarating popping workshop
Definitely not to be missed
watch her Danceon video and get up to speed lucky you 😉

Lando Wilkins | the Key

 Choreographer – Dancer

Hip Hop Workshop and Performance 
He found his own language and yet everyone understand  what he is talking about. He found  a key to unlock the brain into letting the body talk for itself . Lando teaches at Debbie Reynolds studio, He created several dance Crews such as Boxcutthuz and mos wanted Crew and more.  He is an Awesome young artist, with an  old soul and knowledge  loves to teach , did that, done that, over 60 countries already.  You will be able to share a unforgettable moment with him learn how to connect musicality and moves from head to toes with Humor and hopefully become fluent in his language.

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Zerjon & Nina | The Avengers

from Sweden / Hip Hop Street Latin Fusion

They embody the Diversity in life and in Dance and remind us that Dance does not have to be one thing or another. Dance is dance and dance has humor .Watching them always open your eyes on an ocean of movements somehow familiar and yet combined the way they execute them tell you a universal story you would like to be part of and the best way is just take it in , watch and surf the wave with them who knows where it brings you .. .Workshops of Heaven infusion for delight ! Watch they get packed.

From the US some of our our “Pillars”

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Returning From Puerto Rico
for a great performance and a cha cha cha workshop
How to introduce a couple who should be in any Salsa dictionary already !
They are the ambassadors of Puerto Rico when it comes to Salsa, they tour with the biggest Salsa Bands around the world.  You can even her their names in songs of Victor Manuel and Gilberto Santa Rosa !
She was hip hop by default , He seduced her with his Mambo and Voila !
Since then, they dance together and keep alive a beautiful an vigorous Mambo style with Flare and Class .
Tito is of the most knowledgeable Dancer when it comes to the History of salsa , his seminars are priceless and not to be missed
They also Strict but Fair when it comes to Judging at the World Latin Dance Cup. In Brief they are Icons !

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Power spins workshop & Performance
Brother & sister in their youth rebellious at first, wanted to experiment with salsa on2 so to find their proper style.
LA SAlSA FEST has been their platform of exploration since then.
With this challenging  approach, they  developed an innovative style of salsa dancing which define them as Unique and have influenced various dancers around the world. Accomplished Artists Dancers, they continue their challenging pursuit from World Dance competitions to Acting to produce tv shows and many other things. They caught the attention of Music and TV and Film world and keep working on stunning project . Grown ups now, but still young at hearts they will spin your world ! Stamina required   !

John & Liz | Pure Dedication jhon-lizportrait

Representing  San Francisco,  JHON & LIZ Creators of SALSAMANIA, One of the most successful Dance company in California, and U.S Also World Champions, along with Salsamania Team and Andrew they constantly adjust and prepare for the next level with consistency, dedication and humility. They have been teaching, coaching and training successfully many Dancers as professionals. they are masters of Progress and keep alive the soul of school in their company.

They never missed  one of the LA SALSA FEST since the beginning 19 years ago when it was called the West Coast salsa congress which lead them to open their Dance company, and Later on produce the SF Salsa Festival, a qualifier of World Latin Dance cup. we are grateful to have them this year at the 19th LA SALSA FEST sharing this anniversary with their Talent and expertise. Do not miss their Performances nor their workshops – A GEM !

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World Champions Salsa same gender,  John & Andrew will be performing  and giving an electric workshop  they have  opened years ago the division  same gender and inspired  dancers from the world to follow their steps and welcomed the challenge !

and way more to come … keep posted for next blog updates

 ATTENDEES | PERFORMERS | IMPORTANT INFO

Attendees, Buy your Tickets or Full passes and Book your Hotel  Before April 1st, 2017 WHEN ALL PRICES GO UP !
Hotel Booking is available here to take advantage of the LA Salsa Fest group special price :
PERFORMER PASSES :
Register now you performance / team performance and /or contact for any question and info at :
IF YOU WANT TO QUALIFY FOR QUARTER FINALS OF WLDC, REGISTER ON SITE BETWEEN 1PM AND 6PM ON FRIDAY / COMPETITION WILL BE ON SUNDAY
$50 SOLO / $75 COUPLES / $100 TEAMS
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WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU.

QUALIFIERS WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP 2017 NEWS

The World Latin Dance Cup new Season starts now

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FEBRUARY 2017

FEBRUARY 17-20 2017  | SPAIN |  D&D BACHATEA  – MADRID 

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FEBRUARY 23-26 2017 | MEXICOFestiva OAXACA SALSA& BACHATA FEST

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MARCH 2017

MARCH 17-18 2017 | USA | SF SALSA FESTIVAL

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MARCH 17-19 2017 | FRANCE | MONACOMONACO SALSA FESTIVAL

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MARCH 17-18 2017 | NEW ZEALANDNEW ZEALAND WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP

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APRIL 2017

APRIL 13-16 2017 | UEA |  DUBAI LATIN FEST

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APRIL 21-23 2017 |  UK |  THE LATIN CONNECTION 

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MAY 2017

MAY 4-7 2017 | USALAS VEGAS SALSA BACHATA KIZOMBA FEST

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MAY 5-7 2017 | GREECE | SALSA SPRING GREECE

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MAY 24-28 2017 | USA | LASALSAFEST

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JUNE 2017

JUNE 1-4 2017 | CANADAINTERNATIONAL SASKA SALSA & BACHATA CONGRESS 

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JUNE 8-11 2017 | CHILEINTERNATIONAL CHILE SALSA CONGRESS – WLDC CHILE CUP

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JUNE 16-18 2017 | USAPORTLAND SALSA CONGRESS

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JUNE 16-19 2017 | COLOMBIACOLOMBIA SALSA FESTIVAL

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JULY 2017

JULY 7-10 2017 | SPAINBENIDORM SALSA CONGRESS

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JULY 20-23 2017 | GERMANYHAMBURG SALSA FESTIVAL

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AUGUST 2017

AUGUST 7-13 2017 | ROMANIAVAMAVECHE SALSA & KIZOMBA WEEK

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AUGUST 18-21 2017 | ECUADORECUADOR SALSA CONGRESS

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AUGUST 25-27 2017 | ISRAELISRAEL LATIN DANCE CUP TEL AVIV

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AUGUST 31-SEPT 3 2017 | USANEW YORK INTERNATIONAL SALSA CONGRESS

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SEPTEMBER 2017

SEPTEMBER 1-4 | USA | SAN DIEGO QUALIFIER   TBD

SEPT 6-11 2017 | LEBANON | LEBANON LATIN FESTIVAL

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SEPTEMBER 15-18 2017 | COLOMBIA | CALI QUALIFIER TBD

SEPT 31- OCT1 2017 | PERUCAMPEONATO NACIONAL DE SALSA WLDC/PERU

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SEPTEMBER 22-25 2017 | SPAIN | TBD

SEPTEMBER  23 2017 | CANADA | TORONTO | TBD

 

OCTOBER 2017

OCTOBER 20- 22 2017 | JAPANSALSA HOTLINE JAPAN

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OCTOBER 27-29 2017 | BULGARIABALKAN SALSA CONGRESS

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BOLIVIA | INFO SOON

SPAIN | INFO SOON

FRANCE | INFO SOON

NOVEMBER 2017

NOVEMBER 17-19 2017 | ARGENTINA | RIO CUARTO CORDOBA | ARGENTINA WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP 2017

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NOVEMBER 24–27 2017 | MEXICO | TIJUANA | INFO SOON

DECEMBER 2017

DECEMBER 11-16 2017 | USA | ORLANDO | WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP – ORLANDO

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Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive, Orlando, FL, United States

 

DIVISIONS UPDATES WORLD LATIN DANCE CUP

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We are happy to announce that after many people expressed an interest, we will be changing the following divisions:
“Salsa Amateur Same Gender Ladies Couple” and “Salsa Amateur Same Gender Men Couple”
to “Latin Amateur Same Gender Ladies Couple” and “Latin Amateur Same Gender Men Couple”
which means you can now also do different dance styles within this same gender division. You can now also do You can choose one of these style : Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Tango or  Salsa  IN THESE SAME GENDER DIVISIONS! but you  cannot mix styles . Only one at a time
The same goes for the Professional divisions:
“Salsa Same Gender Men Couple Pro”, “Salsa Same Gender Men Cabaret Couple Pro”, “Salsa Same Gender Ladies Couple Pro” AND “Salsa Same Gender Ladies Cabaret Couple Pro”.
You can now also do You can choose one of these style : Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Tango or  Salsa  IN THESE SAME GENDER DIVISIONS! but you  cannot mix styles . Only one at a time
We understand that many people are interested in competing in divisions we do not offer. So we ask you to PLEASE let us know of your interests AT THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR 2017, so we can make these kinds of changes AHEAD OF TIME.

ESPANOL: 

Estamos orgullosos en anunciar que luego de que mucha gente ha expresado su interés, estaremos cambiando la Division “Salsa Amateur Mismo Género Damas en Pareja” y la de “Salsa Amateur Mismo género Caballeros en Pareja” el cambio será la de: “Latino Amateur Mismo Género Damas en Pareja” y la de “Latino Amateur Mismo Género Caballeros en Pareja”.

Usted también puede elegir uno de estos estilos: Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Tango o Salsa EN ESTAS  DIVISIONES DE MISMO GÉNERO! Pero no puedes mezclar estilos. Sólo uno a la vez

Lo mismo va para la Division Profesional: “Salsa mismo género Caballeros Pareja Pro”, “Salsa mismo Género Caballeros Cabaret Pareja Pro”, “Salsa mismo Género Damas Pareja Pro”, y “Salsa mismo género Damas Cabaret Pareja Pro”.

Usted también puede elegir uno de estos estilos: Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Tango o Salsa EN ESTAS  DIVISIONES DE MISMO GÉNERO! Pero no puedes mezclar estilos. Sólo uno a la vez

Entendemos que mucha gente está interesada en competir en Divisiones que no ofrecemos. De modo que le pedimos de POR FAVOR QUE NOS DEJEN SABER DE SU INTERES AL COMIENZO DEL AN-O 2017, así podremos hacer estos cambios con tiempo anticipado.

GRACIAS!!!!