Something for every level during every time slot.
3 workshops held concurrently most hours.
Salsa on 1~ Salsa on 2~ Bachata~ Latin Hustle~ Pachanga~ Cha Cha~ Shines~ Styling~ Lifts & Tricks
YOUR 2018 INSTRUCTORS
Karen & Ricardo
Tito & Tamara
Jefferson & Adrianita
Esteban & Desiree
Antonio & Jasmina
New York City
Harold & Regan
Raul & Yesenia
Adriano & Samantha
Scarlet & Patrick
Danny & Jameson
Paulina & Yasbek
Ana & Diego
Eric & Kelly
Victor & Corinne
Sonia & Moris
Giovanni Torres & Tia
Angelo De Torres
Tania & Renaud
Caryl & Angus
6 hours of workshops on Saturday geared towards beginners. Workshops all in one room. World-renowned instructors from Canada and around the globe. Geared to people who have been dancing salsa for less than one year. Improve your salsa or explore a new dance genre. Open to everyone. Included free with all full Congress passes and Saturday all-day passes.
Learn from some of the top experts in the industry. Take your dancing or your business to the next level. Network with peers. Ask your burning questions, voice your opinion, learn and be inspired by some of the best International & Canadian guest speakers.
SALSA CERTIFICATION COURSE
TITO ORTOS, PUERTO RICO
History of Salsa, Sunday Oct 7, 2 hours (Time TBC)
Monday Oct. 8, 2018 from 11am - 6pm
Royal York Hotel, room TBD
The Salsa Certification Course by Tito Ortos is geared to salsa instructors or to those dancers who are thinking of becoming salsa instructors in the future. The course is also open to those salsa aficionados who would like to delve deeper and learn as much as possible about the art of Salsa.
The course will include both theoretical and practical components and will cover topics such as the history and evolution of Salsa music and dance, musicality and timing, teaching methodology including the Tito Ortos Method
and the social benefits of Salsa.
A written summary of the topics discussed and a certificate of completion will be given to each course attendee.
The History of Salsa component has been moved to Sunday so that there is more time on Monday for Methodology and the Tito Ortos teaching methods.
For those who took the course in 2017, the History of Salsa on Sunday is optional. Discount for everyone who did the course last year in Toronto.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the discount code.
Early Bird prices until August 31, 2018.
If a school has 4 or more instructors/dancers that
want to participate, email email@example.com
for a $50 off per person coupon code.
Register on our Tickets page.
INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED STAGE MAKEUP FOR DANCERS
WITH CHRISTINE CHO
Saturday Oct. 6, 2018 from 3pm - 5pm
Royal York Hotel, Room TBD
FREE for everyone with a Full Pass, Performer Pass or Competitor Pass
Christine Cho, professional Makeup Artist and on air Beauty Expert on CTV's The Marilyn Denis Show will be holding a workshop: Intermediate/Advanced Stage Makeup for Dancers on Saturday October 6, 2018, 3:00-5:00pm at the Royal York Hotel (room TBD). Christine has worked backstage at fashion week, MMVAs, TIFF, and other red carpet events with celebrities, models, musicians, actors, and dancers; she regularly features makeovers and beauty tips on television in Toronto and across Canada on various shows.
At her congress workshop, attendees will learn how to design and execute extraordinary makeup looks for dance performances - face sculpting, dramatic eye makeup, lashes crystals and appliqués, tools and techniques, etc. Giftbags (valued at over $200) will be provided for the first 30 attendees (first come first served, one per person). Attendees are strongly encouraged to bring their own makeup and brushes for the hands-on portion.
FREE for everyone with a Full weekend pass, Performer Pass or Competitor Pass, no need to pre-register. Non-weekend pass holders please email: firstname.lastname@example.org to register.