Are Salsa competitions healthy for mothers?

Dancing salsa is quite physical. It involves a lot of movement with dips and quick turns. Though all these are done within comfortable limits, salsa dancing can be intimidating especially for mothers. Dancing salsa at home is one thing, dancing salsa at a salsa competition is another. Salsa competitions call for freedom of movement and expression through dance. Continue reading “Are Salsa competitions healthy for mothers?”

Top 3 hidden benefits of salsa dance competition for kids

Salsa dance competition for kids is not just a matter of getting up, dancing and winning. It is also all about showing up for every rehearsal and doing the best you can. It is about believing in yourself even when you don’t feel enough. It is about putting yourself out there to be judged by others. Continue reading “Top 3 hidden benefits of salsa dance competition for kids”

Top 5 Tips on How to Become a Professional Salsa Dancer

It is always breathtaking to watch professional salsa dancers perform. My favorite episodes of “So You Think You Can Dance” or “Dancing with the Stars” are those that include salsa in their choreography. As you watch the couples move gracefully on the dance floor you can’t help but wish you were them. Continue reading “Top 5 Tips on How to Become a Professional Salsa Dancer”

How to prepare your kids for an upcoming salsa competition

Salsa competitions are known to be one of the toughest competitions in the world of dance. Competitions come with high stakes, and they demand a lot from you especially when one considers to take it as a career. When it comes to salsa competition for kids, the stakes are even higher because young dreams are on the line. Continue reading “How to prepare your kids for an upcoming salsa competition”

Salsa Dance Competition Hair and Makeup Tips for Men

Okay, a big competition is coming up soon and you are just so excited (especially if it’s your first time) and you can’t wait to show off your new skills to your friends (and family). To you, everything has to be perfect on that day – and this includes your looks. You have to literally shine on stage. However, you have no idea where to begin. For the most men, it is easy to dismiss the idea of wearing makeup. Continue reading “Salsa Dance Competition Hair and Makeup Tips for Men”

The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Salsa Dance Partner

When enrolling for salsa classes, it is common for you to start with the basics which you can easily do by yourself. However, as you progress past the basics, there comes a time when you will need a partner to help you learn new skills and also polish up on the ones which you already know. I will get a bit personal here because the experience I had when looking for a dance partner was not all that rosy. Getting the perfect dance partner can be quite a tussle especially if you are looking for a long-term commitment. That said, here is the ultimate guide to finding the perfect salsa dance partner: Continue reading “The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Salsa Dance Partner”