May 1st Community Dance Day - PREVIEW

The flowers are blooming and so is your energy. Come try on a new pair of dancing shoes on Monday May 1st, 5:30-9pm, only $5 for an evening of non-stop dancing. Location: 7904 35th Ave SW, 98126. No experience or partner needed. Schedule starts with Youth Latin at 5:30pm with a special focus on stepping for rhythm and coordination with Kiara Hall. Ongoing Ballroom & Salsa On 2 training with Vanessa continues. New this summer, we also have Hip Hop & Dancehall with recording artist/dancer Chris LaVaughn 8pm. Register now for the new dance series starting May 8th, $120 adults, $90 Youth. Email or call (206) 679-7229. Across Washington: My dance partner, E.Mayimbe, and I will be sharing performance, master classes and community building activities to new communities across Washington. Stay informed via social media and join our monthly joint class offering Rumba/SalsaOn2 now offered at CompFit Studio in the U-District. 

READY TO DANCE - Mondays West Seattle

This Monday March 6th, activate your work week with dancing! Our Spring Dance series includes 8 sessions of Ballroom Dancing (6pm), Salsa on2 partner work & spinning (7pm) and AfroLatin Jazz (8pm). Sign up at classes for all and adaptable level-based challenges for more experienced dancers. Now is the time to train and be ready for a fun summer of dancing. 10% off for 2nd/3rd courses.

Mark your calendars for a destination Portland salsa weekend, Sept. 7-9, as E.Mayimbe and BALORICO represent Seattle at the East Meets West Portland Salsa Festival. (Professional shows, great guest DJ's, hotel stay and 3 nights of non-stop dancing in relaxing downtown Portland. For tickets, contact Vanessa)
...Also, Thursday March 23rd, for those wanting to delve in a little deeper with supporting Latino artists of the Northwest, La Sala'sBESOS(kisses) Not Wallsevent includes a lovely evening of live music, art making and community building.

Building Dance Audiences

Share more dance in your community!

Celebrate MLK with DANCE Jan 16th

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., B A L O R I C O is offering FREE DANCE CLASSES on Monday January 16th, from 6p-8pm. 
Come celebrate the values and vision of believing and building up community, with a little sweat and spirit. Thank you for all the work you do to benefit others in your own spaces.

ALL are welcome. Just show up!

Ballroom Dancing, 6pm
Bachata, 6:45pm
Salsa, 7:15pm

Photo from MILAGROS Dance/Art exhibition 
"Politics- a reflection" - artist Chris LaVaughn 

Time to SHINE

NEW YEAR 2017     Participate in Ballroom Dancing, Salsa and Afro Latin Jazz.  Register today or sign up at the door for the Winter Dance series runs Mondays, Jan. 9 - March 27th. Thank you all for what you do for the community and how you pay it back with self-care, generosity and love. Expose the beauty of you on the dance floor.  Ashe!

Who shows you love?

Give the gift of DANCE this Holiday Season. A perfect way to help build a lasting memory of dance, music and fun for those people you appreciate and have contributed love and care to your life.  BALORICO GIFT CERTIFICATES now available  ***Holiday Special **** 3 lessons for $125 (Limit 1/person, expires 1-31-17)

Photography by Oona Copperhill

Private instruction available  for duets, groups and performers looking to hone dance technique, performance quality, boot camp short-term cross-training and quinceaneras and pageants.  Hablo y enseno en espanol tambien, llama al (206) 679-7229 
Coming in 2017...

New Saturday class coming soon! New Seattle location.  New co-instructors. Stay tuned!

Nourish your soul with dance

This Holiday season may be a challenge, but it is your inners that will power you and your community forward. Dance with us, chat with us, you owe it to yourself- DANCE!
Private instruction available for individuals, groups and special events.  SAVE THE DATE: Holiday Dance Social Monday Dec. 19th, 8pm RSVP at Performers, Dance Lessons, Treats and a place to gather with friends.