Spice things up with Dance Lessons!

Its never too late to initiate a deeper connection with someone special.
DANCE does this. Give the gift of dance with a Valentine's Dance Lesson gift to order.
Stay tuned for a BALORICO performance inspired by the dramatic essence and energy of the TANGO embrace, March 2nd, 8pm at the Seattle Repertory Theatre. BALORICO will be dancing to help support the amazing Latina-directed Thriving Artist collective. SAVE THE DATE and bring a date!

Mondays at Kenyon Hall continue with Ballroom Dancing at 6pm, Salsa at 7pm & Afro Latin Modern at 8pm. $20 drop-in, $10 youth/seniors.


If you want something, go for it!  Achieve your maximum potential with custom instruction.  Monday January 16th, we begin our New Year series of classes. 10 sessions meeting on Mondays at 7904 35th Ave SW, Seattle 98126.  Join now and see results by Spring and Summer!
6pm Ballroom Dancing  7pm Salsa on2 Adv. Beginner 8pm Afro Latin Modern  9pm Private instruction  * New Year Special *Add $99 to class series, receive three 45 min. private lessons
Register: 206 679-7229 or write to

Dance all Night

JANUARY 8th, 5pm-9pm, dance a little or dance a lot!
45 min. lesson + time to ask questions/register FOR JUST $15

We will be offering community dance classes today at Kenyon Hall, 7904 35th Ave SW. Drop by to sample of our Winter Series Classes running January 15th - March 26th.

5pm Ballroom Dancing (singles and duets welcome) no partner needed!
6pm Salsa Dancing - level 1 (Build your foundation of the basics) no experience required

7pm Salsa Dancing - level 2 (Work on the intricacies with timing, style & partner work)
8pm Afro Latin Modern - open level (Isolate movement and say something with your body)

Jump in at anytime, pay one price per person $15.
For private instruction, email to book your appointment.

New Year New You

Behind you, the real you, is more than meets the eye. Inside your thoughts, visualizations, planning and daily doing combine to manifest the creator in you. This is why I dance. It is a testament to living the present, re-energizing the soul, challenging our capacity and excited every time to discover something new. JOIN  B A L O R I C O in the New Year, Monday January 8th to jump in, jump back, recharge with all that makes you, you, on our canvass- the wood, the dance floor!

$15 for four hours of dance - all levels - all ages in West Seattle 7904 35th Ave SW
Schedule:5pm Waltz, Tango & Swing, 6pm Beginner Salsa on2, 7pm Adv.Beg Salsa on 2 + Styling, 8pm Afro Latin Modern. Each class runs 45 minutes this Monday only. (Series classes through March are 60 minutes)You can sign up for the Winter Series at the door or via venom. Take advantage of our HOLIDAY specials and bring together friends before/after dance for a drink next door! Softly used dance shoes and costume pieces will be f…

Mondays 6:30-8pm Salsa & Bachata intensive

Drop in for our Winter Latin Dance Intensive running Mondays 6:30pm-8pm - Bachata & Salsa on2 now running through Dec. 18th. Six classes that are open level, beginner friendly. E.Mayimbe  and I will present CURATE (Heal thyself) at the Seattle Salsa Congress ! The duet centers on the power of commanding your body and being able to regenerate healing through the rhythm of the drum.  Limited discount Dream Passes available at
 CONGRATULATIONS to the lovely Winter Wedding duos !! Start early and get the results desired for that big day. Call to book your lessons (206) 679-7229
We had a blast at the Latin Rhythms event. The Reflections of OYA piece, in collaboration with the Seattle Women's Steel Pan Project, was performed to live music at the Meyenbauer in Bellevue.  The lovely Kiara Hall, Consuelo Palmer and Marisela Bustos shared their magic- much love!
Sign up now for New Year Classes: 5pm All ages Hip Hop, 6pm Ballroom Dancing, 7pm Salsa & Cha Cha Cha, 8…

Latin Dance training with VANESSA

Ballroom Dancing and Salsa and Cha Cha Cha continue through August... sign up via email or drop-in to register  MONDAYS.
Mondays, I'm excited to return to my dance roots of Modern Dance and will be sharing a beginnerModern Dance class for Latin Dancers.This class will expand your movement vocabulary and help you work within the various fun rhythms of Son, Mambo, Cha Cha cha, AfroPeruvian and instrumentals. How it applies to partner dancing? The various connection to the floor and levels of weighted-ness with, over, across and into the floor matter in how your movement will look and feel.

With partnerships in mind, congratulations to beautiful Bridesthis month: Lisa, Danica, Shadae and Suki and their elegant and solid pairs Tony, Eli, Steve and Derek....Forever Dances are just that!

Sign up for Salsa, Ballroom & more... AUGUST CLASSES

Sign up Monday this Summer for an intensive Salsa on2 and Cha Cha Cha four-class dance series at Kenyon Hall in West Seattle, 7904 35th Ave SW. Plan to participate the next time you see people dancing on the beach, in the streets, or at that friend's summer special event! Are you a former BALORICO dance student? Your buddy pass is ready to use-write to

In August, Ballroom Dancing returns at 6pm, Salsa & Cha Cha Cha II continue at 7pm and a new Beginner Modern Dance for Latin dancersclass launches at 8pm STARTING AUG. 14th. Learn about balanced and off-balance movement with Vanessa. Experienced movers can learn how to work with gravity to execute better turns, pivots and arm/ leg extensions, Beginners will learn how to use space as a "partner"to improve your solo practice with your favorite dance moves anywhere your travels take you. Core muscle strengthening and flexibility will increase with this class and its dance concepts apply to all levels o…