Seeing all the updates about each Salsa Congress coming up, many of you might be wondering, ‘why should we attend these congresses? Why should we be spending so much for a weekend? What are we going to get & how is it going to help us?’
Well, here are 10 reasons for you’ll to attend a Salsa Congress !
1. A Salsa Congress is like a Salsa convention where you get to meet other Salsa learners from all across the country / all across the world who share the same love & passion as you do for the dance form !
2. A Salsa Congress is the only place where a group of best dancers & instructors from across the world come together at the same time. These are expert teachers who take out time from their schedules in their respective countries & come to teach the Congress attendees. These are people who you might not get a chance to meet otherwise.
3. Salsa Congresses offer workshops by all these instructors throughout the congress. These are very specific workshops that focus on very particular areas. You get to choose the workshops you wish to attend.
4. Workshops offered are not only for advanced dancers. Workshops are categoriezed as Beginners, Improvers, Intermediate & Advanced. So you can know beforehand which workshop would be the most suitable & useful for you.
5. These workshops will help you on your technique in dancing as well as you’ll learn various combinations, patterns, sequences & make you a better dancer within a short span of time.
6. Salsa Congresses have shows lined up for all the evenings where various instructors & performers present various routines that they specialize in. Watching these performances live is mesmerizing.
7. Some Congresses organize cometitions in professional & amateur category. If you think you want go pursue dancing further & if you think you have something worth showcasing to the world, these cometitions are the best platform for you, your potential & your talent to get recognized by many.
8. Salsa Congresses host the best parties you will ever attend which are every night throughout the congress. They go on till morning. You can dance with people from various cities & countries. All the Salsa lovers in the same room at the time of the party & no one leaves the floor until the party gets over.
9. Best DJs in the world come down specially to play for you and make these parties crazy!! It will be some of the best music you’ll dance to !
10. Most importantly, you get a chance to dance with all the instructors as long as you ask them. Its a very rare opportunity & Salsa Congresses make it happen!
Never think & wait too much as you need to book well in advance for the Congresses to the best discounted rates !
If you love Salsa, you got to attend one of these at least once!
Written by –
Latin Dreamers Dance Project