Classes start February 14!
Learn the basic/intermediate footwork steps and patterns that are used in the popular latin dance, comprised of a multitude of afro-cuban rhythms, known as Salsa. Learn how to be a leader or a follower, and improve your social dancing skills.
Jennie Gonzalez, originally from Miami, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Dance Education from Florida International University. She began her training and performing Salsa with a Cuban Casino and Rueda group named Arara in the South Florida area. Upon moving to Los Angeles she has trained with some of the salsa greats including Liz Lira, Luis Vazquez, and Sergio y Salud. Jennie has performed in countless shows such as MGM Grand Las Vegas New Years Spectacular, the Latin Image Awards, and Cali Bash Reggaeton Explosion at the Staples Center, just to name a few. Her TV appearances include Disney’s Wizards of Waverly, Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance, Univision’s Mun2 The Roof, and Travel Channel’s Get Packing. Not to mention, she was a principal dancer/teacher with the urban Latin dance theater company, Contra-Tiempo. Currently, Jennie dances with the Salsa collaboration group Angeleno Funk, which took a prestigious 3rd place at the Mayan Salsa Team Competitions in 2009.