Latin Dance

Latin Dance

Interviews and Profiles of influential dancers, promoters and performers in the Latin Dance Community.

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Bachata music and dance has a rich yet controversial history.  It originated in the Dominican Republic and was censored for decades by the countries former dictator,...

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If there was a Salsa dancing Hall of Fame being established, Magna Gopal would be an instant honoree. For the past decade Magna has been...

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I'm not going to lie...Terry Tauliaut is my Salsa role model. He's suave and stylish.  He has a cool French accent.  He has a mini-afro...

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Albir Rojas (from Panama) continues to be one of the most popular and contracted Kizomba instructors in latin dance festivals across the globe.   His...

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The award winning short film, Mano, is set to be made into a feature film as early as the summer of 2015 according to the...

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In a world where Salsa music and dance are often reduced by mainstream pop culture to contestants doing partner dips and tricks to Pit Bull hip-hop...

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Salsa dancing needs a new publicist.  It is a beautiful dance...but in many communities and online forums it seems to be treated as an...

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Bachata is a way of life for people in the Dominican Republic.  It isn't a fad or quick way to make cash like some...

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Salsa dancing is a true artform. Salsa dancing at its peak can be a beautiful sight to behold...the timing, the flare, the sensuality.  The real question...

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HOMETOWN: San Francisco, California BEST KNOWN FOR: Salsa Junior and Emily Alabi are influential instructors and performers in the latin dance community. QUICK FACTS: Junior and Emily are...