Meet & Dance Cover
The cover of Meet & Dance is 5€ and includes a drink (Water, soft drinks and mixed drinks are included).
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Description Meet & Dance
Spain’s capital offers you a great range of different experiences, but definitely one of the most popular is dancing Bachata and Salsa in Madrid. Meet & Dance is one of the most visited events for Bachata and Salsa for beginners. It is also an international get-together right in the heart of the city. There’s no sign up required, just stop by, dance and meet new people from all around the world.
The price is 5€ and includes a drink of your choice, 1 hour of beginners class taught by professional instructors followed by 1 hour of free dancing applying the just learned skills. For the ones that like to party, you can stay for the famous Fucking Monday party without any extra cost. You will like it!
History of Salsa
Salsa is a popular dance with Caribbean origin but it wasn’t originated only in the Caribbean. When in the 1970s the Salsa music became popular in New York thanks to the musicians from Cuba and Puerto Rico, their fans developed a dance inspired by this energetic sounds. A big influence on basic steps had Mambo, which was very popular at that time. As it’s origin shows, it is a really international dance that can be found in different parts of the world, almost in any metropolitan city of the world.
Salsa in Madrid is also a social activity, commonly found in city’s nightclubs, bars, restaurants, and even festivals. Nowadays there are many different ways of dancing, but the most important thing about this dance is that it connects people and make them happy!