What is happening at the LASF this year to not be missed !
The ATP Team Is already in full gear working towards the 19th anniversary of the LA Salsa Fest. The Best Congress In The World!
Sat & Sunday afternoon performances for Rising Stars from 2:00pm till 4:00pm.
Starting Wednesday May 24
Live Band : Son Mayor | with Host DJ : Super DJ Robby
Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca
Tony Succar | the Prodigy
UNITY | Latin Tribute To Michael Jackson
Sunday May 28 | Westin Bonaventure Hotel
Ephrem J | the sound of the islands…. from Curacao
Here are some Highlights on our International and U.S Guests Artists and will be more updates in next weeks to come..
Bailando | The comics
Deklan & Natalia | Sabor y Sabor
Kevin & Gaby | the MiniMega salsa Stars
These 2 Colombian Kids coming from New Jersey are an event in themselves Tireless and Adorable. But watch the style and technique don’t be fooled !
Kevin is offering a workshop ! for real this is a treat for all ages and all levels. He will guide you in stepping and feeling the Cali salsa style like a no brainer !
Our 2 little Salsa Stars are just a treat and a inspiration for the youth, and a clear answer to any parents who would wonder if yes or not they should let their children learn how to dance salsa . This is the future this is the language of freedom and happiness through dance . and the result of of incredible support and great teaching from Joanna of Baila con migo . Welcome back Kevin and Gaby – Una Buya !!!
Jefferson & Adrianita | the Ingenues
From Cali Colombia, They are coming back grown up ! They grew together with their dream and passion for Dance, and made their dreams a reality .They conquered the world of ballroom and the Salsa world but keep the tradition of salsa cali style with a young Blood.
We open a new section at LA SASLA FEST : The Hip Hop Room with World Class Artists & Instructors
Yanis Marshall | the Daredevil wears Stiletto
This may not be the workshop where you can remove your heels Ladies and Gentlemen ! HA No kidding
if you want to teach singers how to learn a stage choreography , show it which heels yourself . this is a good moto . Heels or not Yanis got more moves in his Bini and body than magician can pull rabbits out of his hat in a life time. Open your mind , Just indulge and get in the flow
Marie Poppins | Pop Art oblige
choreographer . popping Artist
French as Beret , pull rayé and red “Aristide Bruant” scarf , Add humor and charm , Meet Marie Poppins
Hip Hop Lovers here she is, here they are at the LA SALSA FEST
Lando Wilkins | the Key
Choreographer – Dancer
Zerjon & Nina | The Avengers
from Sweden / Hip Hop Street Latin Fusion
They embody the Diversity in life and in Dance and remind us that Dance does not have to be one thing or another. Dance is dance and dance has humor .Watching them always open your eyes on an ocean of movements somehow familiar and yet combined the way they execute them tell you a universal story you would like to be part of and the best way is just take it in , watch and surf the wave with them who knows where it brings you .. .Workshops of Heaven infusion for delight ! Watch they get packed.
From the US some of our our “Pillars”
Tito & Tamara | The Ambassadors
Junior & Emily | the Challengers
John & Liz | Pure Dedication
Representing San Francisco, JHON & LIZ Creators of SALSAMANIA, One of the most successful Dance company in California, and U.S Also World Champions, along with Salsamania Team and Andrew they constantly adjust and prepare for the next level with consistency, dedication and humility. They have been teaching, coaching and training successfully many Dancers as professionals. they are masters of Progress and keep alive the soul of school in their company.
They never missed one of the LA SALSA FEST since the beginning 19 years ago when it was called the West Coast salsa congress which lead them to open their Dance company, and Later on produce the SF Salsa Festival, a qualifier of World Latin Dance cup. we are grateful to have them this year at the 19th LA SALSA FEST sharing this anniversary with their Talent and expertise. Do not miss their Performances nor their workshops – A GEM !
John & Andrew | Same Gender Aces
World Champions Salsa same gender, John & Andrew will be performing and giving an electric workshop they have opened years ago the division same gender and inspired dancers from the world to follow their steps and welcomed the challenge !