SalsaSoulseros has been teaching in Tucson and around the nation, for over 20 years. Our team specializes in conducting one to one personal training sessions for pre-screened individuals to teaching large groups of dancers at special events. Our focus is to guide you through the fundamentals of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Kizomba and Zouk.
COVID-19 and Classes
Update as of March 19, 2020
Group classes are on hold for now. Private client training continues. Once this hyped up paranoia subsides, check back to see when we re-start.
New Students to Experienced Level Dancers are invited to attend our drop in classes at the Historic Y.
$15 drop in fee per person for 90 minutes. 6:30pm- 8pm
Individual Movement: Absolute beginners schedule a time to learn the basic steps, turns and music connection techniques. Experienced dancers will be challenged with our “Master dance instructor”, covering individual body isolation drills, musicality, individual turns and shine work.
Partnering and Connection: Absolute beginners, bring your partner and cover basic partner connection drills and partnered turn patterns. Experienced dancers take the challenge and learn from our “Master dance instructor”. Cover advanced level partnering techniques, turns, partner musicality, styling, along with shine and dip work.
Individual Movement: Beginners during your private session, learn the basics of bachata. Intermediates secure your time slot and cover more advanced steps, turns and music connection techniques. Experienced dancers will be led by our “Master dance instructor”, covering body isolation drills, musicality, individual turns and shine work.
Partnering and Connection: Schedule a session with your partner. All dancers will cover more advanced partner connection drills and partnered turn patterns. Experienced dancers will be led by our “Master dance instructor”, covering advanced level partnering techniques, turns, partner musicality, styling, along with shine and dip work.
Cost: $15 cash per person
Location: Historic Y 738 N. 5th Ave. 2nd floor dance hall
University of Arizona
Tuesday and Thursdays: June and July 2020
Registration Opens May 10, 2020.
For Summer Session Sign up in May. Register here
Salsa for beginners:
Bachata for beginners:
Latin Advance Class:
Latin Dance UA Course
Learn some Latin Dance steps, develop a new skill, make new friends, have lots of fun while challenging your mind and body!
Our Chief Instructor, Bruce “the comedian” will be holding 3 courses for beginners. He and his new dance partner ‘la femme’ will be covering the foundational steps for Salsa and Bachata.
Individuals and those with partners are welcomed to attend these course on campus. In every class, we will be warming up individually then transitioning to partner moves.
Bachata course: we will cover Bachata basics with a touch of Zouk and Kizomba!
Salsa course: you will learn the basics of Salsa and Bachata with a touch of merengue to warm you up.
Styling course: Individuals wanting to learn progressive footwork or ‘shines’ in Salsa and Bachata are invited to attend. A large portion of the class will focus on “Ladies Styling” in which you will learn sexy hand, arm and body styling.
Video Clip: For Zouk click here.
Video Clip: For Kizomba click here.
Lap Dance workshop
Held at: 7pm-9pm
Join us for an exploration of sensuality in a safe environment. This workshop is specifically designed for the woman who wishes to explore her creative sexy side in a comfortable, women-only environment. This Classy Lap Dance Workshop is meant to increase a woman’s self-confidence, body awareness and allow women of all ages, shapes and sizes to explore their sensuality. Learn some of these sexy moves for yourself or maybe share them with that special someone when you get dressed up that evening.
As a massage therapist and dance instructor, Summer believes that movement and touch are an important part of a wellness and optimum health. Her Lap Dance workshop was created to fuse movement and touch in a way that will enhance a healthy intimate relationship or a healthy confident self. Summer’s workshop became the most attended and popular workshop at Bachata Festivals nationwide, having up to 198 people!
Pre-Register Early Bird Price before 11:30pm Friday July 7th. Only 1 left. $25 Pre-Registration Price before 11:30pm Friday July 14
$35 Cost at the door per person. Call to reserve your spot and to get location. Doors will be locked at 7:05pm!
Space is limited in this private workshop so register soon to secure your spot. Wine and special treats will be served before this fun event to ease you into the mood.
Details on registration can be found HERE
Need a last minute Christmas present: Then consider a Soulseros ‘Gift Certificate” They are always available for: private lessons or group classes. Email us to obtain details on special package deals available for the Christmas holiday and New Years!
Dominican Bachata Specialty Workshop: What is Dominican Bachata? ‘Traditional Dominican Bachata’ is mostly just footwork and lead-follow connections rather than fancy turn patterns. The video below showcases 2 top instructors based out of Los Angeles: Jorge Contreras & Leslie Ferreira. Our Salsa Soulseros team will be bringing out ‘Jorge Contreras’ to Tucson in early 2012 for workshops. In the meanwhile keep an eye out for our upcoming workshops…. Sunday 4 – 6 pm @Historic Y. You must register for this workshop by Friday, November 18th. Click here for details.
Our own master instructors, Bruce and Summer, will be hosting and conducting specialty workshops at this awesome event! Even their new life partners are taking the leap and diving into this Latin dance adventure. Come out and see why they both have been part of this event for the past ten years!
This event is by far the most organized, most fun and most friendly of all nationwide Bachata events. Visit www.DallasBachataFestival.com for information.
NO CLASSES During the last week of OCTOBER