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Salsa & Ballroom Dancing

FREE kids classes

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Tis the season of giving, and giving more makes everyone feel good! KIDS get free class Tuesday Nov. 27th & Dec. 4th. Bring your dancing kiddos to try the art of partner dancing, Tuesdays 5pm-6pm at ConoceT Studio. Register in advance at balorico@gmail.com. Adult group classes continue and we see the Level II progress in our SALSEROS! Save the date: Mondays 12/17 for our annual HOLIDAY DANCE PARTY. Always a good dancing time and a chance for you to invite new friends, continue learning and share some Holiday cheer with your dancing neighbors....Special performances announced soon. ***HOLIDAY GIFT SPECIAL***..now through Nov 25th, enjoy a $139  TRIO private lesson package when you purchase for a loved one. (Ask about children's private lessons too.) See you on the dance floor!

Ladies Theatrical Latin

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Today E.Mayimbe & BALORICO will help honor our city's best Latinx Youth Achievers who have overcome hardship and struggle with success and community contribution. The Washington Superior Courts celebrate Latino/a/x Heritage Month with Salsa & Bachata music and live performance.
DANCE LESSONS....why procrastinate, you have heat to generate!
Weather it is in the privacy of your home, at our studios or in group classes, Latin dancing is healthy, fun and interactive. Drop-in classes: Salsa on2 fundamentals & challenge classes run Mondays (West Seattle) with Eduardo & Vanessa, 6pm Level I and 7:30pm Level II...A BAILAR!

Dancers = strength + resilience

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The cooler weather does not get dancers down! Amidst turbulent political times, we stretch, we flex, we repeat, we endure and we repeat some more...this is self empowerment and we are excited to find refuge in a healing and inclusive art form. Thank you for arriving to this page.
Open classes in Salsa & Bachata run Mondays 6pm-7:30pm in West Seattle. Drop-in for both classes ($15/class) If you feel you want a challenge, try our Level II class with Eduardo & Vanessa at 7:30pm. As for the LADIES!should you feel the need to unleash your sexy...we have a Tuesday evening dance intensive just for you! Tuesday November 6th, Ladies Latin Styling with Vanessa runs 7pm-8:30pm at ConoceT studio in White Center that will focus on performance level technique training and conditioning.  All levels welcome- heels and a positive attitude required.
This Saturday, Oct. 13th, don't miss Eduardo & Vanessa's upcoming performance at Mambo Pica Pica's Anniversary celebration representin…

Fall in love with classes

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Getting ready for a special day? The Fall is the perfect time to pick up some new moves. Our upcoming series is open to all who wish to dive in. Drop in to try a class-Mondays in West Seattle (6-7:30pm Beginner Salsa & Bachata) and Tuesdays in November, Vanessa opens her Lades Latin Styling Intensive class in White Center ( 7-8:30pm). This is an advanced beginner level course with a performance opportunity. Jump in! Register today at balorico@gmail.com or call (206) 679-7229.
Congratulations to Wedding dynamo couples Laurel & Daniel, Idamae & Andrew and Christa & Mau Lin for completing their beautiful first dance choreographies.

Summer of ARTful Dancing & more!

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BALORICO is rolling out a series of community classes this summer and we hope you find time to see what makes classes so unique when training with Eduardo & Vanessa. Summer Dance Series continues....and stay tuned for more this FALL (to be announced soon! Join us for classes and register at balorico@gmail.com or call (206) 679-7229


***REGISTER NOW ***
MONDAYS @ Kenyon Hall - West Seattle
AUGUST 6th - Sept 24 (no class Labor Day) 6:00pm Salsa on2 Level ONE
6:45pm Bachata Level ONE  7:30pm Salsa on2 Level 2 Level TWO *new time* 8:30pm RUMBA Styling for Leads & Follows 
TUESDAYS @ ConoceT studio- White Center 6pm Private instruction 
7pm Bachata Level ONE  8pm Private instruction 

THURSDAYS @ Allegro Performing Arts Academy
4:30pm Youth Ballroom Level TWO
5:30PM Youth Ballroom Level ONE



FRIDAY JULY 27th
Vanessa Villalobos presents new work for William Hernandez' closing gallery show of Poetic Translations: A Visceral Journey, Friday July 27th- join us! Thank you to the Seattle Office of Arts…

Forever Dances TM

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We love Summer Weddings!
Did you know BALORICO prepares committed couples for WEDDINGS and special engagement parties? We also help singles boost confidence with private instruction to ease the jitters of being called to the dance floor- preparation is key! Congratulations to Sarai & Juan, Denali & Seichiko and Carri and Mike for putting in the work and reaping the benefits of a confident and graceful Wedding First Dance! Cheers. Contact Vanessa to book your consultation or to coordinate a Wedding Dance package gift balorico@gmail.com

Summer Salsa & Bachata dance classes continue with Eduardo & Vanessa. Mondays at Kenyon Hall, West Seattle and Tuesdays at ConoceT Studio, White Center. In July, our Youth Ballroom program opens in Kent...details coming soon!

SUMMER SALSA Poetry & Contemporary Art

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Join us for a new work presented by Vanessa Villalobos, in collaborative spirit, showcasing the deeply moving imagery created by poet Christa Kaainoa, and Portland based, Peruvian painter William Hernandez' expression. The opening includes a preview of Skeletons , that touches on the "secrets" held, harnessed, and welcomed by us all, as we attempt to balance life. #baloricodance #dancepoetrypaintcollab Dancers: Hendri Walujo & Irene Shaver First Thursday ART WALK @ Gallery ArtXchange, 6pm (full work coming 7/27)

On the wood, Eduardo and Vanessa, kick off the summer  with more upcoming performances and classes in SALSA, BACHATA & AFRO LATIN MODERN classes Mondays West Seattle 7904 35th Ave SW, starts June 4th $20 DROP-IN Tuesdays White Center 9836 17th Ave SW, starts June 5th$15 DROP-IN