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Wednesday, August 7 2013

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: new venue and closure dates

SUNDAY CLASSES, NEW VENUE: Due to the definitive closure of the Man on the Moon, the SUNDAY CLASSES WILL MOVE to the Cambridge Workingmen's Club on East Road FROM SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 1ST. Larger dancefloor, 3 levels of classes, central location, free parking, low cost bar and a fantastic party atmosphere, we're coming back bigger and better in September for the best and friendliest Cuban salsa club in town!

SUMMER CLOSURE DATES: In order to prepare for the new formula, we are taking a break on the two last Sundays of August (CLOSED on Sunday August 18th and August 25th), but there might still be some rueda at the park on those dates, depending on Barbara's availability, the weather and popular demand. The last date at the Man on the Moon is therefore this Sunday August 11th, let's make it a big one to bid farewell to a venue which we will always remember as having been a legendary one.

THURSDAY CLASSES: The THURSDAYS at the Cambridge Workingmen's Club are all REMAINING OPEN in August. Two hours of classes, three levels, two DJs, fantastic atmosphere... The perfect balance between a good space for practice time and a great clubby feeling for the party. Not to be missed!

The new academic year will bring lots of new goodies with special courses, invited star teachers and live concerts: lots of fantastic projects in the pipeline, so stay tuned for more!

CAMBRIDGE CUBAN SALSA, RELOADED: BIGGER AND BETTER, BRING YOUR SALSA TO THE NEXT LEVEL!


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Sunday, August 12 2012

AfroSalsa Workshop Series: 3hrs workshop with KERRY RIBCHESTER, Sunday Sept.30th 2012 in Cambridge

When: Sunday September 30th, 2012 - 15:00-18:00
Where: Cambridge Working Men's Club, 125 East Road, Cambridge CB1 1DB

[Direct link to ONLINE BOOKING]


Cambridge Cuban Salsa is absolutely delighted and excited to kickoff the new AfroSalsa Workshop Series with

KERRY RIBCHESTER in Cambridge!

3hrs Cuban salsa workshop
on Sunday September 30th - 15:00-18:00
at the Cambridge Working Men's Club, 125 East Road, Cambridge CB1 1DB.
(Parking available.)

If you attended the AfroSalsa Dance Festival 2012 in last July, you have definitely been left wanting for more of her unique and amazing teaching. With 20 years of experience as a dance teacher and movement analyst, Kerry provides classes which have had a clear before/after effect on many a Cuban salsa dancer in the UK, and have changed many people's dancing for the better in profound ways. She offers a structured course which explores Cuban salsa dancing in a systematic way, building from traditional Orishas dances straight through to the more modern reggaeton moves, using each of the typical Cuban dances to illustrate movement principles which will add flavour and authenticity to your salsa dancing. Definitely not to be missed.

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More info about Kerry:
Article about Kerry last visit to Cambridge
Kerry's Key2Cuba website

If you live in Cambridge or nearby, please don't miss this unique opportunity to follow a dance class with Kerry right at your doorstep, as she is usually available only at major congresses throughout the UK. We also expect people to travel from other part of the UK for this workshop, as Kerry's classes are both famous and addictive. So please don't wait until the last minute to book!

This workshop includes 3 hours of tuition with Kerry at the Cambridge Working Men's Club from 15:00 until 18:00, and complimentary snacks during the workshop (low cost drinks will be available at the CWMC's bar). As a bonus, you will receive FREE ENTRY TO THE SUNDAY SALSA LOUNGE on the same day, where Kerry will teach an extra 4th hour before starting a fantastic party to close the day with some amazing entertainment!

What's included: 3hrs workshop with Kerry; free snacks (low cost drinks available from the CWMC's bar); free access to the Sunday Salsa Lounge at 19:30, at the Man on the Moon, 2 Norfolk St., CB1 2LF, for an extra 1hr class with Kerry and a massive party afterwards with DjSacha on the decks.
Workshop price: £25 in advance / £30 at the door.
Student price: £15 in advance / £18 at the door.

Advance booking can be done:

  • Directly with DJ Sacha on Thursday evenings at the Cambridge Working Men's Club, Sunday evenings at the Sunday Salsa Lounge or the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month at Da Cuban Room at USC (details on http://www.CambridgeCubanSalsa.co.uk);
  • Online with the PayPal button below, UNTIL FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 28th at 6PM. Please note:
    • You do not need a PayPal account to book online, just use a credit card by clicking "Don't have a PayPal account?" on the checkout page.
    • We operate a ticket-free scheme. Your name will be registered on our list at the door. Please print your PayPal receipt as a proof of purchase.
    • Please bring your student ID if you booked at student price. We reserve the right to claim the difference or to refuse access to the workshop if a student ID can't be shown.

ONLINE BOOKING IS NOW CLOSED for Kerry's workshop. There is still some room left, tickets are available directly at the venue.


VALUE FACTS:

  • Kerry is an internationally known professional Cuban salsa teacher. She travels to Cuba more than 4 times a year to keep up with the latest evolutions of Cuban music and dance, and has worked with legends such as Juan de Dios from the Raices Profundas Cuban national dance company.
  • Usually that kind of workshop is only available in London or at faraway congresses. By taking this workshop in Cambridge, you are making huge savings on transport costs.
  • Many people from Cambridge and surroundings have taken workshops with Kerry in the past, and we have never heard any negative feedback about it, rather quite the opposite: everyone asked her back. Checking your teacher's credentials is important: please ask around for people's feedback.

Just join and enjoy this great opportunity to learn Cuban salsa with one of the best teachers available today in the UK!