Rock your booty! Salla Siniranta’s Metal Booty Queen workshop at Flama on Saturday the 2nd of October. In this workshop you get to shake your booty to the beat of hard rock and metal music. If you enjoy twerk and heavier music, this workshop is for you!

 Time: Sat the 2nd of October at 14:00–15:45 pm
Place: Tanssistudio Flama, Linnankatu 84, 20100 Turku
Teacher: Salla Siniranta
Price: 18 €

Buy the workshop from our webshop:

Welcome to have fun with Salla and Mirka on Saturday, the 18th of September! The theme is 90s, so wear the coolest clothes from that era and come to party with us!

There will be two different workshops:

at 12:00–13:15 Rhythm is a Dancer
Commercial Dance Workshop, instructed by Salla Siniranta, open level
During the workshop, we will work on a choreography to Snap!’s song “Rhythm is a Dancer”.

at 13:30–14:45 Erotica
Show Burlesque Workshop, instructed by Mirka Saali, open level
During the workshop, we will work on a choreography to Madonna’s song “Erotica”.

Place: Dance Studio Flama, Linnankatu 84, 20100 Turku

Sign up for the workshops by purchasing them from our webshop:

– Rhytm is a dancer, 15 €: https://flama.fi/en/tuote/rhythm-is-a-dancer/
– Erotica, 15 €: https://flama.fi/en/tuote/erotica/

If you want to pay for the workshop with a sport or cultural benefit (Smartum, Tyky, Edenred, ePass, Eazybreak), please register for the course by sending an email to info@flama.fi.

More information: info@flama.fi

Treat yourself with these special Commercial Dance and Heels workshops on Saturday the 11th of September! Spend a wonderful day full of energy and fun with gorgeous dancer, teacher and coreographer Paula Vuorela:

Workshop schedule for Saturday, September 11
12:00–13:30 Commercial Dance, intermediate level
13:45–15:15 Heels, intermediate level

Register for the workshops by purchasing those from our webshop:
– Commercial Dance, 20 €
– Heels, 20 €

If you want to pay for the workshops with sport or cultural benefits (Smartum, Tyky, Edenred, ePass, Eazybreak), please sign up by sending an email to info@flama.fi.

More information about Paula and the workshops: info@flama.fi

On Saturday, the 7th of March, we will have three 1,5 hours long workshops by amazing Pauliina Latva:

Schedule, Sat 7.3.2020
11.30–13.00 Contemporary Dance (open level)
13.15–14.45 Show Jazz / technique (open level)

Price of one workshop (90 min) is 18 euros.

Register for the classes by purchasing them from our webshop:
Contemporary Dance
Show Jazz / technique

PAULIINA LATVA
Pauliina is a versatile and strong dancer who has moved from Helsinki to Turku. Pauliina spent the fall 2016 in New York with her independent dance studies.

She is also a physiotherapy student and has graduated as a personal trainer (2015, South Africa). Pauliina has an extensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology, which she has also supplemented with various courses. During her dance history, she has been able to work extensively on various dance styles, such as hip hop, breakdance, jazz, show, acrobatics and salsa. However, contemporary dance has become her most important form of dancing. It has also given her room and suggestions to combine different dance styles in an unprejudiced way.

Pauliina has been working as a dancer on a wide scale, so she has been performing both in Finland and abroad (New York, Barcelona, Stockholm, Tallinn). She has danced as a background dancer for different artists, featured music videos, made commercials and dances in the opera. Pauliina’s own solo work DOES was also chosen for the Generation2017 art exhibition at the Amos Anderson Art Museum. Currently Pauliina is involved in an international art project in Italy.

As a dance teacher, Pauliina is inspiring and encouraging. Her dance classes are filled with versatile dance know-how and typically different dance styles are open-mindedly combined. Floorwork and musicality are constantly present in Pauliina’s classes. “My main job as a dance teacher is to motivate my students to become interested in the versatility of their own body and the opportunities it creates.”

More information about the workshops: info@flama.fi.

On Saturday, the 22nd of February, we will dance with Anna Kuparinen at Flama in Turku!

Schedule for Saturday, February 22
11.30–13.00 Commercial Dance, intermediate level (90 min)
13.15–14.45 Reggaeton, intermediate level (90 min)

Register for the workshops by purchasing those from our webshop:
Commercial Dance, 18 €
Reggaeton, 18 €

Anna Kuparinen
Anna has a versatile dance background, since she started dancing with salsa and other Cuban dances but soon continued also with Urban dance styles, such as hip hop, reggaeton and commercial dance. Anna has danced in different dance groups both in Finland and in Australia, and she has studied and got inspiration from different countries (inter alia the USA, Australia, Japan and Germany).

In her own style, Anna combines different Urban street dance styles and often adds some Latin vibes into them. She finds the role of dynamics very important in dancing and she aims at teaching the difference between soft and sharp movements and how they can be combined in one’s own style of dancing. Anna is the choreographer of her own dance group Urban Breeze that has won inter alia silver in Glow dance competition in 2018 in adults’ Urban small group category and gold in Ladies Revolution 2018 dance competition in Barcelona.

More information: info@flama.fi

Supertalented dance teacher and choreographer Katrin Vaskelainen will be visiting Turku and Flama on Saturday, the 11th of January 2020!

Schedule Sat 11.1.2020
12:15–13:45 Commercial Dance, intermediate/advanced level (90 min)
14:00–15:30 Heels, intermediate/advanced level (90 min)

PRICES AND REGISTRATION
Register for the workshops by purchasing those at our webshop:
– Commercial Dance, 22 €: https://flama.fi/en/tuote/katrin-vaskelaisen-commercial-dance/
– Heels, 22 €: https://flama.fi/en/tuote/katrin-vaskelaisen-heels/

More information: info@flama.fi

Jasmin Geselle will be visiting Turku and Flama on Saturday, the 9th of November 2019!

Schedule 9.11.2019
13:00–14:30 Commercial Dance, intermediate/advanced level (90 min)
14:45–16:15 Heels, intermediate/advanced level (90 min)

PRICES AND REGISTRATION
Register for the workshops by purchasing them at our webshop:
Commercial Dance 24 €
Heels 24 €

JASMIN GESELLE, dancer and dance teacher

Jasmin started with pair dancing at the age of 7. After a couple of years, she continued with show, disco and street dances. She started competing in 2003, when she also became Finnish champion for the first time. She has been competing eversince and gained several medals both as a dancer and a choreographer, both in Finland and in European competitions. In 2013, she won Women’s PA Solo Finnish Championship and gained the 7th place with the same solo in World Championship in Mikolajki in 2014. Jasmin was also in Nelonen’s Dance TV-program in 2012. As a dancer, she has been part of Kasmir’s, JVG’s and Benjamin’s crew, in Starsquad Dinner and Show as well as in different TV-productions (inter alia Tähdent Tähdet, Voitolla Yöhon, X Factor) and in advertisements. At the moment, she is ABREU’s dancer and choreographer.

More information: info@flama.fi

Paula Vuorela will come to Dance Studio Flama to have her workshops on Sunday, the 27th of October.

Schedule on Sunday, October 27
11.00–12.30 Heels, intermediate level
12.30–14.00 Commercial Dance, intermediate level

Prices and registration
Register for the workshops by purchasing them from our webshop:
– Heels 17 €: https://flama.fi/tuote/paula-vuorelan-heels/
– Commercial Dance 17 €: https://flama.fi/tuote/paula-vuorelan-commercial-dance/
– Both classes with package price 30 €: https://flama.fi/tuote/paula-vuorelan-workshopit/

The age limit for the workshops is 15 years.
Attention! The registration is binding. You can cancel your reservation for free of charge only 48 hours before the workshop takes place, after that only with a medical certificate. We do not pay the course fee back, but you can get a gift card to the studio. You can use it for example to pay for another workshop.

Heels, intermediate 90 min
Heels intermediate is based on jazz technique: during the class, we will go through the most common jazz dance movements and learn how to do them with heels. The main focus is on finding the balance, musicality and the flow in all movements. You can come to the class with our without shoes. The only requirement is that they do not leave any marks on the floor and you feel comfortable with them.

Commercial, intermediate 90 min
Paula’s Commercial class combines jazz dance and hip hop. The class offers a secure and encouraging athmosphere to find your physical and mental limits. Commercial dance is characterized by strong presence and performance.

PAULA VUORELA

At the moment, Paula works permanently in Sweden but also actively in Finland. In addition to jazz and contemporary dance, she is specialized in different street dance styles, such as hip hop, house and voguing.

As a dancer, Paula has been involved in different TV programs, such as Idols Finland and Tähdet Tähdet! Furthermore, she has been part of Saara Aalto’s summer tour and worked as Robin’s background dancer.

For Paula, the best thing in dancing is to discover something new and to improve one’s self-expression. Positive attitude and open mind are the key factors.

More information about the workshops: info@flama.fi

On Sunday, the 1st of September, Flama will be filled with energy and bold attitude! Evaleena, one of the leading teachers of urban dances and especially Dancehall here in Finland, will come to Flama to held her Dancehall Queenstyle and Commercial Dance workshops!

SCHEDULE ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1:
at 12.00–13.30 Dancehall Queen Style, open level
at 13.45–15.15 Commercial Dance, beginners
at 15.30–17.00 Commercial Dance, intermediate

PRICES
1 workshop (1 h 30 min): 23 €

ATTENTION! Due to the songs and specific movements included in the classes, the participants should be at least 16 year old.

Register for the workshops by purchasing them on our webshop:
Dancehall Queenstyle Workshop, open level
Commercial Dance Workshop, beginners
Commercial Dance Workshop, intermediate

You do not need to bring the receipt with you, just tell your name at the reception when you arrive. If you buy the course also for your friend, write the name of the friend as an extra note in the payment. Attention! We do not return the payment in case you cancel your registration. In case of getting sick, you can get a gift card to the studio for the same value.

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

DANCEHALL QUEENSTYLE
Dancehall is a street dance that was born in Jamaica and it continues to develop. During the Dancehall Queenstyle class, we will concentrate on women’s own dance style. Attitude, feminine moves and steps, and possibly also acrobatics, will be involved. Bring a water bottle and knee pads or leg warmers with you to protect your knees.

COMMERCIAL DANCE
Commercial Dance is an urban fusion dance that combines techniques of different dance styles and looks for music video inspired bold attitude and show feeling. The class will focus on choreography.

JAMAMI

Evaleena ”JaMami” Vuorenmaa has been teaching street and show dances for over 15 years. At the moment, she teaches weekly classes in different dance schools around Finland. In addition, she gives intensive courses regularly around the country. Evaleena is one of the leading Dancehall teachers in Finland. She finds her self-development extremely important and that is why she participates in intensive courses and private classes given by top teachers both in Finland and abroad. Eve wants to stay up-to-date to offer only the best for her students. There are not many significant DH dancers or teachers that have not been teaching Evaleena yet. Evaleena has currently two performing and competing dancehall groups called JaMam’s Cats sekä Rumble Squad.

On Saturday, the 2nd of March, we will have three 1,5 hours long workshops instructed by Pauliina Latva:

11.00-12.30 Contemporary dance (open level)
12.45-14.15 Heels (open level)
14.30-16.00 Body maintenance/streching

Price of one workshop (90 min) is 17 euros.

Register for the classes by purchasing them from our webshop:
– Contemporary dance: https://flama.fi/tuote/pauliina-latvan-nykytanssi-workshop/
– Heels: https://flama.fi/tuote/pauliina-latvan-heels-workshop/
– Body maintenance/streching: https://flama.fi/tuote/pauliina-latvan-kehonhuolto-workshop/

PAULIINA LATVA

Pauliina is a versatile and strong dancer who has moved from Helsinki to Turku. Pauliina spent the fall 2016 in New York with her independent dance studies.

She is also a physiotherapy student and has graduated as a personal trainer (2015, South Africa). Pauliina has an extensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology, which she has also supplemented with various courses. During her dance history, she has been able to work extensively on various dance styles, such as hip hop, breakdance, jazz, show, acrobatics and salsa. However, contemporary dance has become her most important form of dancing. It has also given her room and suggestions to combine different dance styles in an unprejudiced way.

Pauliina has been working as a dancer on a wide scale, so she has been performing both in Finland and abroad (New York, Barcelona, Stockholm, Tallinn). She has danced as a background dancer for different artists, featured music videos, made commercials and dances in the opera. Pauliina’s own solo work DOES was also chosen for the Generation2017 art exhibition at the Amos Anderson Art Museum. Currently Pauliina is involved in an international art project in Italy.

As a dance teacher, Pauliina is inspiring and encouraging. Her dance classes are filled with versatile dance know-how and typically different dance styles are open-mindedly combined. Floorwork and musicality are constantly present in Pauliina’s classes. “My main job as a dance teacher is to motivate my students to become interested in the versatility of their own body and the opportunities it creates.”

 

More information about the workshops: info@flama.fi.