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Salsa & Ballroom Dancing

Fall Classes begin Oct. 1st

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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 begins Monday Oct. 1st (West Seattle 6-7:30pm) and Tuesday Oct. 2nd (White Center 6:30-8:15pm). Two days to double up on Salsa & Bachata dance lessons. Register 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.
Parents with dancing kiddos: Tuesday Oct. 2nd, 5pm we launch our  Youth Ballroomprogram for ages 7-15 years of age.  Salsa, Merengue, Waltz, Tango & Swing!!

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







Ready for the Weekend !

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Tuesdays starting JUNE 5th BALORICO will offer Salsa & Bachata classes in White Center. No need for a sitter, bring the kiddos. This Memorial Weekend,  BALORICO DANCEwill be performing atLatino Night on Saturday 5/26 and on Sunday at theNW Folklife Festival on Sunday 5/27. Enjoy a FREE family lesson in Cumbia, Tibiri, Bachata & Vals as we feature popular dances of the D.F. in Mexico as part of Echoes de Aztlan. Thank youto those that came out to support our presentation of CURATE,  an original Salsa piece choreographed by Eduardo Aguirre & Vanessa Villalobos, for the 7th Anniversary All Vynl Salsa celebration hosted by DJ El Travieso.
Please note, YES CLASSES ARE RUNNING this Monday 5/28 at Kenyon Hall and our new Summer Series begins MONDAY JUNE 4TH - REGISTER NOW!






Summer Series & Performances

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Whats coming up!
Vanessa & Eduardo perform Saturday May 19th for the AVS Vynl Night 7th year anniversary - join us!

BALORICO will be instructing & performing popular dances from Mexico as well as our Wedding Party dances as part of the Echoes de Aztlan programming at Folklife on Sunday May 27th - come take class with the family.

Summer Dance Series begins Monday June 4th- Register today for the June-July series
MONDAYS @ Kenyon Hall- West Seattle 6pm Salsa on2 Level 1 (4 week sessions)  7pm Salsa on2 Level 2 (8 week session)  8pm Afro Latin Modern (8 week session) 
TUESDAYS @ ConoceT studio- White Center 6pm Salsa on 2 Level 1 (May-June) 7pm Bachata Level 1 (June) 8pm Private instruction (with appointment) 






Train w. V & Ed Mondays

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Spring class series  Join Vanessa & Eduardo for 8 weeks of training in traditional Bachata & Ballroom Cha Cha Cha, Salsa on 2 and Afro Latin Modern. Email balorico@gmail.com or call (206) 679-7229 to register.....a bailer! (Busy? You can join the series up until the 3rd class with instructor permission)