Why I don’t dance bachata anymore (or, the real problems with sensual bachata)

I stumbled across this article that perfectly describes how I feel about what is happening to Bachata. I’m more of a traditionalist, enjoying the fun footwork, playfulness and connection of Bachata. I also love the Bachata Tango Fusion that Wendy and Rodrigo (see photo) of RW Latin Dance (Charlotte NC) teach. Do not try to … Read more…

Connection – She Couldn’t Give a $#|+! about your Pattern

I love a nice, connected dance. Sitting in the pocket of the music with my partner, grooving to the same beat, hitting the same breaks. He gives me time to shine (and breath) and I can tell what he wants me to do effortlessly. All of the spins and pretzel arm moves are fun, but … Read more…

Should you say something when your social dance partner does something you don’t like?

I read this post on one of my favorite dance blogs. This question comes up a lot. Personally, my answer is NO. Nope.  No, way.  I NEVER teach on the dance floor. I do not say anything while I am social dancing UNLESS I feel unsafe AND my non verbals aren’t working. By nonverbals I mean, … Read more…

We Came to DANCE!

Dance heals. Dance inspires. Dance touches you in ways that nothing else can. Dance has been a lifesaver for me because without it, fibromyalgia would be kicking my tail. But with dance on my side, I am kicking fibro’s butt on a daily basis. Do yourself a favor. Put on some music and let yourself … Read more…

Health Benefits of Dancing Salsa

So that’s why dancing feels so good! The Health Benefits of Salsa Dancing Dancing is a fantastic way to let loose and have fun and it also provides some awesome physical and mental benefits for your health:   improved condition of your heart and lungs increased muscular strength, endurance and motor fitness increased aerobic fitness improved muscle tone and strength … Read more…

BcS Roadtrip Charlotte Salsa Invitational 2016

Don’t miss this event. It is open to EVERYONE!  Join Baile con Sazón’s Desirae, Tonya and Loretta at the Charlotte Salsa Invitational! Join our 8th Annual Baile con Sazon Roadtrip to the Charlotte Salsa Invitational 8-10 Jan 16. The BcS Ladies Dance Team will be performing this year!!! I have reserved THREE rooms and I … Read more…

One Week With Baile con Sazon – Salsa, Bachata and Ladies Styling

This is what you missed last week at Baile con Sazón Studio. Bachata, Black Belt Salsa and Ladies Styling with Tonya. Don’t make the same mistake this week! Social dancing with Baile con Sazón Dance Co in Fayetteville NC. We teach how to dance Salsa, Black Belt Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, all social … Read more…

New Classes, New Schedule, More Social Dancing!

Great changes with your Love 2 Dance and Baile con Sazon family! Rico is debuting his first Hip Hop class for kids. Get your kids moving AND having fun! Performance and potluck 19 Dec. Don’t miss it! When: Thursdays 4:45 5:30 12 Nov – 17 Dec Where: L2DF and BcS Studio 500 N Reilly Rd … Read more…

Latin Nite at Big Apple with BcS and DJ Pete

A great time was had by all tonight thanks to the awesome music of DJ Pete and the great company of our Baile con Sazón Salsa Family! Join us on Wednesdays at the studio at 7 pm for Rueda de Casino with Anna, 8:15 for our performance class with Rico and Tonya and then head … Read more…

Rueda de Casino on a New Night!

Baile con Sazon is changing things! Rueda de Casino with Anna has been such a hit that we have decide to give it a new night and make it a six week series. Classes will be starting 6 May 2015 and will last until 10 Jun 2015. Price: $50 in advance and $60 at the … Read more…