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posted Sep 29, 2016, 4:05 PM by Christian Franco   [ updated Dec 27, 2016, 5:23 PM ]
OUR GUIDE TO BOOTCAMPS

Christian Franco Gutierrez and Elvira Dance Instructors for Latin Dance Factory
WHAT ARE 101 BOOTCAMPS?

Beginner 101 Bootcamps are the perfect way to get started in Latin Dancing. Each Camp is a detailed 3-hour course explaining the foundations, turns, and steps as well as figures and combinations in a dedicated Latin Dance. Perfect class for anyone - with no dancing skills - wanting to get a good grasp and understanding in Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia, Merengue, or Kizomba dance. After the bootcamp, you can complement your foundations by attending our group lessons on Tuesday to Thursday evenings.   

IMPORTANT DETAILS

Check-In: Arrive about 10-15 minutes prior the bootcamp - No Joke! Do not wait on line!
Class Duration: 3.0 hours.
Dance Level: Beginners 101. No experience needed. 
Payment: We accept all major credit cards as well as cash. Advanced tickets are required to join a bootcamp.

No Partner Necessary. Please buy your ticket in advance. No walk-ins. We need to balance the class between guys and ladies.

EASY TO FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS

Each dance bootcamp is a Blast - designed especially for beginners, two left feet, and people with no dance experience what so ever!!! You will go from Zero to Dancing in One Day! 

These are some of the best Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia, Merengue, and Kizomba Dance Lessons in Houston / Pearland. They are fun, nice-paced, and you will be taught by a Dance Specialist and Education expert! You bet! 


WHY SHOULD I JOIN?



Are you an absolute beginner? Do you have two left feet? Are your friends taking lessons and you feel left behind? Are you too busy during the week and cannot commit to weekly dance lessons? Do you know the basic Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia, Merengue, Kizomba steps but lack technique?

If you answer Yes to any of these questions, then these Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cumbia, and Kizomba Dance 101 Bootcamps are for you!

In a nutshell... The atmosphere is friendly, ages 17 and up welcome. We will guide you from beginning to end while you learn these sexy, fun, and sociable dance moves.

The best part is that No Partner is needed, No experience is required!


YOU WILL LEARN...


The Secrets of Partner Dance
Discover closely guarded tips, tricks, and insider techniques that'll forever change your dancing skills and transform you into an amazing dancer and partner.

The Deadly Mistakes Leaders/Followers Should Avoid
We'll teach you how to avoid the most common frustrations and follies that club and social dancers experience. We'll also give you some precise and easy-to-follow instruction.

How-to Add Spice and Confidence to your Patterns
With our easy, fun, and step by step breakdown of moves you can start learning and improving your dance steps immediately! You no longer have to sit and watch!

How to Light a Fire on the Dance Floor...
We will teach you patterns, figures, and techniques that will surely make you stand out and look irresistible on the dance floor! simply by learning a few extra techniques, footwork, and styling
!


HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?


Deal Price: $35/person or $60/couple. Save 20% when you buy in advance.

Door Price: $45/person at the door! No exceptions. We do not hold unpaid spots.

All Sales are final. There are no refunds. Credit may be available towards two group lessons. Bootcamps can't be made up!



WHAT TO BRING / WEAR?


Men: Flat Shoes or slippery-bottom sneakers that have slick soles to turn and spin well. Collar shirt, loose comfortable pants.

Ladies: Flat Shoes or slippery-bottom sneakers that have slick soles to turn and spin well. No high heels necessary for today. (unless you like pain after several hours). Comfortable loose pants, long shorts, or dark-colored tights / shorts. 


BONUSES



At every Bootcamp, you have the chance to win awesome prices. We give away:
  • Group lessons, 
  • Private dance lessons, 
  • Free Bootcamps, 
  • Music CD's
  • Instructional DVD's and more!
Also, we will give you special discounts on our 102 group dance lessons so you can continue reinforcing your skills! We want to help you  continue dancing the best we can!


MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS


Christian Franco Gutierrez (Peru).

Christian started dancing in the year 2000 with Ballroom and later transitioned to Latin in 2003 and Kizomba in 2011. He has participated in several dance national and international festivals featuring some of the best Salsa, Bachata, and Kizomba artists from around the globe! His most favorite dance is Salsa and then Bachata. Lately Christian has been focusing in training in the art of Kizomba with Master Petchu (Angola). Christian's passion is teaching. He has been teaching since his early College years and through Graduate school. He loves to breakdown complex problem into little solvable pieces and transmitting knowledge in a fun and humorous way.

Elvira Salazar (Mexico).

Elvira, mother of 2 beautiful children, started dancing in February of 2012. She started training with Latin Dance Factory with her husband and she has fallen in love with Latin dancing ever since. What started as a hobby turned into a super fun addiction. Elvira is a teacher at heart. She enjoys learning and transmitting her knowledge to others. After 9 months of dancing and training she is now very graceful in Salsa, Bachata, and Kizomba. Her following skills are sharp, responsive, and elegant. Ask her for a dance!