Welcome to dance salsa, bachata and kizomba in a relaxed atmosphere with lovely people!

Social dancing night on Saturday, the 6th of October from 7.30 pm to midnight at Dance Studio Flama.

Entrance fee: 7 € (card or cash)

Remember to take your dance shoes or other indoor shoes with you because the shoes used outdoors will be left in the lobby.

Dance Studio Flama is located next to Turku Castle at Linnankatu 84. Bus Line 1 (Market Square–Turku Harbor) will stop just in front of Flama at the bus stop called Satamakatu and the bus trip from market square to the dance studio takes around 10 minutes. Check the bus schedule at http://www.foli.fi/ to choose the right time to come. If you decide to come by your own car, there are free parking spaces behind the dance studio and other parking options nearby, such as chargeable parking lots or ones requiring a parking disk.

Invite your friends as well via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/550016948752387/.

Tonight on Friday, the 24th of August, we will have the first socials, aka free dancing, of the autumn term from 8 pm to 12 pm. Please welcome to have fund, enjoying dancing, great music and friends in a relaxed atmosphere!  The playlist includes salsa, bachata and kizomba.

Entrance fee: 5 € (card or cash)

Remember to take your dance shoes or other indoor shoes with you because the shoes used outdoors will be left in the lobby.

Dance Studio Flama is located next to Turku Castle at Linnankatu 84. Bus Line 1 (Market Square–Turku Harbor) will stop just in front of Flama at the bus stop called Satamakatu and the bus trip from market square to the dance studio takes around 10 minutes. Check the bus schedule at http://www.foli.fi/ to choose the right time to come. If you decide to come by your own car, there are free parking spaces behind the dance studio and other parking options nearby, such as chargeable parking lots or ones requiring a parking disk.

Invite your friends also via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1834760019922961/.

There will be more free dancing also on Sunday, when the last Dance at the Castle of this summer takes place at Turku Castle Linnanpuisto. The park dances and Latin-Afro Socials are held on Sunday, the 26th of August from 5 pm to 8 pm.

The dance class is held from 5 pm to 6 pm, and this time we will have pair kizomba. The class is suitable for the beginners, so everyone is more than welcome to join. You can participate in the class either with your own pair or without and the class costs 5 €. You can pay it by card or cash, and the instructors of the class are Carlos Camba and Ida Koho who are teaching both kizomba and semba at Dance Studio Flama.

After the dance class, there will be free dancing from 6 pm to 8 pm with Latin-Afro rhythms. We will have salsa, bachata and kizomba at least. These socials are open for everyone and they are free of charge.

If the weather does not look that good, we will have the dance class and the socials inside of Dance Studio Flama instead. Otherwise the location is on the harbour side of Turku Castle where you can get easily with the bus number 1.

Welcome to have fun and enjoy the end of August with us! Ask your friends to join too via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/190719248243238/.

The third weekend of July is filled with dance. Heinäkuun kolmas viikonloppu on täynnä tanssia. Saturday morning, the 14th of July, starts with Pinja and Rado’s Sensual Bachata intensive course and at Flama’s Summer Fiesta dance party in the Saturday evening you can show everything you had learn couple of hours earlier. On Sunday, on the contrary, we will have Eveliina ‘JaMami’ Vuorenmaa’s Dancehall Queenstyle & Commercial Dance intensive courses. Do not miss any of these but sign up for the intensive courses by sending an email to info@flama.fi. Here some further information about this amazing weekend:

Bachata Workshops on Saturday, 14 July

On Saturday, the 14th of July, we will dance sensual bachata with Pinja and Radon at Dance Studio Flama.

SCHEDULE
at 11:30–13:00 Bachata Ladies’ Styling
Ladies’ Styling class will concentrate on the body movements, styling and musicality that are important aspects also while dancing with a pair. By taking this class, you can be sure that you will owe the dance floor. This class is filled with feminine energy and self-confidence.

at 13:15–15:15 Sensual Bachata
This class will explain you why Sensual Bachata is so popular around the world. You will not only learn different figures but also the right technique to perform the movements and great tips for social dancing. This class is an open level class, so it is good to know the basics of bachata.

PRICES
– Bachata Ladies’ Styling (1,5 h): 17 € / 15 € (students, unemployeds, seniors)
– Sensual Bachata (2h): 25 €/ 20 € (students, unemployed, seniors)

Unfortunately we are not able to take more followers to the Sensual Bachata couple dance class, but the leaders are still more than welcome to sign up. The first class, Bachata Ladies’ Styling has also places available, so do sign up with an email to info@flama.fi.

More information about the classes and its teachers on Facebook and on our website.

Summer Fiesta on Saturday, July 14

Lets celebrate the summertime together! Flama Summer Fiesta will be celebrated on Saturday, 14th of July from 9.30 pm to 2 am at Dance Studio Flama!

We will have two dance floors where salsa, bachata, reggaeton, kizomba and semba will be played late into the night. DJ Papi will play his best tunes and we will guarantee that we’re gonna have great time together!

The entrance fee is 7 / 6 € (the cheaper price by showing Flama’s valid punch card or Bailes Cubanos membership card). You can pay it by card or cash.

Remember to take your dance shoes or other indoor shoes with you because the shoes used outdoors will be left in the lobby.

More information and parking instructions can be found on Facebook event.

Eve ‘Jamami’s’ Intensive Courses on Sunday, July 15

On Sunday, the 15th of July, Flama will be filled with explosive energy and attitude! Evaleena ‘JaMami’ Vuorenmaa, one of the top names in Finland’s dancehall scene, will come to Flama for Dancehall Queenstyle and Commercial Dance intensive courses!

SCHEDULE
at 13:00–14:15 Commercial Dance, open level
at 14:30–15:45 Dancehall Queen Style, open level
at 16:00–17:15 Dancehall Queen Style, advanced

PRICES
1 workshop (1 h 15 min): 20 €
2 workshopia (2 h 30 min): 35 €
3 workshopia (3 h 45 min): 45 €

ATTENTION! Due to the musical and choreographical choices, the age limit for Dancehall Queenstyle classes is 16.

Sign up for the intensive courses by sending and email to info@flama.fi. ATTENTION! The registration is binding! You can cancel your registration for free, if you do it at least 36 hours before the class will take place, After that the cancellation is only possible in case of illness by showing a medical certificate.

Class descriptions and more information about ‘JaMami’ can be found on Facebook and on our website.

Tomorrow they will start: Dance Studio Flama’s park dances, Dance at the Castle! The first dance classes will be held tomorrow on Sunday, the 3rd of June from 5 pm to 8 pm. From 5 pm to 6 pm, we will have a Salsa Solo dance class and it costs 5 € to participate. You can pay either by cash or card or you can use your own Flama punch card. After the dance class, there will be free dancing aka socials from 6 pm to 8 pm.

These park dances will take place each summer month from tomorrow onwards. Park dance classes and Latin-Afro Socials at Turku Castle Park will held on the following Sundays:

the 3rd of June 2018 at 17–20 (Salsa Solo, Anna Tolppa)

the 10th of June 2018 at 17–20 (Twerk, Meri Niemi)

the 1st of July 2018 at 17–20

the 22nd of July 2018 at 17–20

the 29th of July 2018 at 17–20

the 5th of August 2018 at 17–20

the 12th of August 2018 at 17–20

the 26th of August 2018 at 17–20

Sunday Dance classes from 5 pm 6 pm have various themes each week. The first two weeks we will have Salsa Solo by Anna Tolppa and Twerk by Meri Niemi, and there are more dance styles to come, so stay tuned! All the classes are open level / basics classes, so everyone is able to participate. The price of the class is 5 euros and you can pay it by card or cash or with your Flama punch card. Classes are held by Dance Studio Flama’s dance teachers.

Free dancing aka social take place each time from 6 pm to 8 pm. Our socials are full of Afro-Latin rhythms like salsa, bachata and kizomba. Socials are free of charge, so everyone is welcome.

The event is weather permitting and the location is Turku Castle Park on the harbor side of Turku Castle. Bus number 1 takes you just next to the castle, so you can reach the place with public transport.

Welcome to have fun and to enjoy summer evenings by dancing! Invite your friends too via our Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/190719248243238/.

Here are some memories of last summer: https://www.facebook.com/tanssistudioflama/videos/641626626174760/.

Contact the owner of the studio, Anna Tolppa, to get more information about the event:
Anna Tolppa / Tanssistudio Flama: anna@flama.fi, p. 044 240 7272