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Would you like to learn couple salsa? This workshop starts from the very basics, so you do not need any prior knowledge about salsa dancing. Anna is always instructing in English, when there are people who do not speak Finnish.

Start a new great hobby and come to have fun with us!

During the course, you will get familiar with the basic steps of couple salsa, and we will practice rhythmics, some simple figures as well as techniques of both leading and following.

Time: Saturday, the 10th of September 2022, at 13:30–15:30 (2 hours)
Place: Dance Studio Flama, Linnankatu 84
Price: 25 € / person
Teacher: Anna Ketopaikka

Sign up by purchasing the workshop from our webshop.

Attention! If you purchase the course for two people, please add the course twice to your cart and provide the name of your dance partner as an additional order note.

If you want to pay with sport or cultural benefits (Smartum, Tyky, Edenred, ePass, Eazybreak), please register by sending an email to [email protected].

And yes, you do not need any previous dance experiences prior to this course and you can also sign up without your own dance partner.

Welcome to have fun and to learn some basics of couple salsa!

More information: [email protected]

Welcome to the amazing world of rueda! In rueda de casino, couple salsa is danced in one big ring, and the dance partner will be changed continuously.

During the workshop, we will go through the basics of rueda and then we will enjoy it together! Towards the end of the workshop, leaders will also be able to practice how they can get rueda in full swing.

Saturday, the 21st of May 2022 at 13:00–16:00

Teacher: Matias Löyttyniemi
Level: The workshop is suitable for those who already know the basics of couple salsa (you have been dancing couple salsa actively at least 6 months).
Place: Dance Studio Flama (Linnankatu 84)
Price: 42 € / person

Sign up by purchasing the workshop from our webshop.

There are places for leaders and pairs. Followers without their own pair, please contact us first by email: [email protected].

If you want to pay for the workshop with a sport or cultural benefit (Smartum, Tyky, Edenred, ePass, Eazybreak), please register for the workshop by sending an email to [email protected].

Matias is a popular dance teacher who emphasizes the joy of dance and musical interpretation. He has taught dancing over ten years in different dance studios around Finland. As a dance teacher, he wants to make sure that people get the idea and the right technique of dancing, because that is only when dancing can be enjoyed in full swing!

More information about Matias:
www.timbero.fi

More information about the workshop: [email protected]

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Today is the International Dance Day, and we want to celebrate it with a special offer: our Anytime 1 Month Pass costs now only 99 € (normally 135 €). The offer is valid throughout this weekend at our studio and on our webshop. The validity of the Anytime card starts when you use it for the first time and it can be used for any of our drop-in classes within 30 days.

You can purchase your Anytime 1 Month Pass from our webshop.

The offer is only valid until the 1st of May 2022!
Please note that there are no dance classes at our studio on May Day, the 1st of May. Instead, there will be a memorable May Day Afro-Latin Party, starting at 6 pm. You are warmly welcome to join us!
Flama’s May Day Party on Sunday, the 1st of May
Welcome to celebrate vappu and dance in a relaxed atmosphere with lovely people! The evening is filled with salsa, bachata, kizomba and semba rhythms and we will offer some mead and doughnuts!

What: Social dancing night (salsa, bachata, semba & kizomba)
When: on First of May 2022 at 18:00–22:30
Where: Dance Studio Flama, Linnankatu 84, 20100 Turku

Entrance fee: 10 € (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.

More information: [email protected]

Cuban salsa professionals Satu and Roynet will visit Flama on this Saturday, the 9th of April 2022!

Schedule for Saturday 9.4.2022
– 12:00–13:15
hall 1: Salsa Ladies Style, intermediate (Satu)
hall 2: Salsa Men’s Style, intermediate (Roynet), 75 min
– 13:30–14:45 Cuban Couple Salsa, intermediate level, 75 min, (Satu & Roynet)
– 14:45–16:00 Cuban Couple Salsa, advanced level, 75 min, (Satu & Roynet)

Reserve your place for the workshops by purchasing them from our webshop:
 Salsa Ladies Style, intermediate level (Satu), 17 €
– Salsa Men Style, intermediate level (Roynet), 75 min, 17 €
– Couple Salsa, intermediate level, 75 min, (Satu & Roynet), 17 €
– Couple Salsa, advanced level, 75 min, (Satu & Roynet), 17 €

Attention! The spots for the followers registering without their own partner have already been taken in our couple salsa workshops. There are  places for leaders and pairs. You can be informed about possible cancellations by sending an email to [email protected].

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

More information: [email protected]

Would you like to learn to dance couple salsa? This intensive course starts from the very basics, so you do not need any prior knowledge about salsa dancing. Anna is always instructing in English, when there are people who do not speak Finnish. Start a new great hobby and come and have fun with us!

During the course, you will get familiar with the basic steps of couple salsa, and we will practice rhythmics, some simple figures as well as techniques of both leading and following.

Time: Saturday, the 2nd of April 2022, at 12:00–14:00 (2 hours)
Place: Dance Studio Flama, Linnankatu 84
Price: 25 €/person
Teacher: Anna Ketopaikka

Register for the workshop by purchasing it from our webshop.

If you want to pay for the course with a sport or cultural benefit (Smartum, Tyky, Edenred, ePass, Eazybreak), please register for the course by sending an email to [email protected].

And yes, you don’t need to have had any previous dance experiences prior to this course.

Welcome to have fun and to learn some basics of couple salsa!

More information: [email protected]

Would you like to learn to dance couple salsa? This intensive course starts from the very basics, so you do not need any prior knowledge about salsa dancing. Anna is always instructing in English, when there are people who do not speak Finnish. Start a new great hobby and come and have fun with us!

During the course, you will get familiar with the basic steps of couple salsa, and we will practice rhythmics, some simple figures as well as techniques of both leading and following.

Time: Saturday, the 26th of February 2022, at 12:00–14:00 (2 hours)
Place: Dance Studio Flama, Linnankatu 84
Price: 25 €/person
Teacher: Anna Ketopaikka

ATTENTION! The follower spots for these workshops are already full! There is only space for leaders and couples. However, you can be informed about possible cancellations by sending us an email to [email protected].

Register for the workshop by purchasing it from our webshop.

If you want to pay for the course with a sport or cultural benefit (Smartum, Tyky, Edenred, ePass, Eazybreak), please register for the course by sending an email to [email protected].

And yes, you don’t need to have had any previous dance experiences prior to this course.

Welcome to have fun and to learn some basics of couple salsa!

More information: [email protected]

Would you like to learn to dance couple salsa? This workshop starts from the very basics, so you do not need any prior knowledge about salsa dancing.

Start a new great hobby and come and have fun with us!

 

Beginners’ Couple Salsa Workshop

Instructed by Anna Tolppa

Time: Saturday, the 18th of September 2021 at 13:00–15:00 (2 hours)

Place: Pikku-Flama, Eerikinkatu 38, Turku

 

If you are signing up with your own pair, you can purchase the workshop from our webshop. You can register for this course only if you have a dance partner to register with. If you would like to join the workshop and you do not have your own partner, send us an email to [email protected] and we will try to find you a partner to dance with during the workshop.

During the course, you will get familiar with the basic steps of couple salsa and we will practice rhythmics, some simple figures as well as techniques of both leading and following.

You do not need to have had any previous dance experiences prior to this course. In addition, Anna is always instructing in English when there are people who do not speak Finnish, so anyone is welcome to join.

More information: [email protected]

Satu and Roynet will visit Flama on Saturday, the 28th of August 2021!

Schedule for Saturday 28.8.2021
– 12:00–13:15
hall 1: Salsa Ladies Style, intermediate (Satu)
hall 2: Salsa Men’s Style, intermediate (Roynet), 75 min
– 13:30–14:45 Cuban Couple Salsa, intermediate level, 75 min, (Satu & Roynet)
– 14:45–16:00 Cuban Couple Salsa, advanced level, 75 min, (Satu & Roynet)

ATTENTION! There are still places for leaders and pairs for our couple salsa workshops but no more places for followers registering without their own partner. However, you can put yourself as a follower at the end of the queue by sending an email to [email protected].

Leaders and pairs can reserve their places for the workshops by purchasing them from our webshop:

Salsa Ladies Style, intermediate (Satu) 16 €
Salsa Men’s Style, intermediate (Roynet) 16 €
Couple Salsa, advanced beginners/intermediate (Satu ja Roynet) 16 €
Couple Salsa, advanced (Satu ja Roynet) 16 €

If you want to pay for the workshop with sport or cultural benefits (Smartum, Edenred, E-passi, Eazybreak), sign up by sending an email to [email protected].

More information about the workshops and the teachers: [email protected]

Roynet Perez

Roynet comes from the birth place of salsa, Havanna in Cuba. His passion for dance ignited early on and his career as a dancer began in 2003. Roynet quickly became the champion of Cuban couple salsa both in Cuba and around the world. Roynet is still known in his home country by the nickname “Monarca del casino”. Roynet has won e.g. Cuban Salsa European Championships in 2010.

 

Satu Annika

Tampere-based dancer and dance teacher Satu has been dancing since she was a child. She started dancing with hip hop, later shifting to Latin dances. Satu’s heart beats hardest for salsa, and she actively develops her skills by training abroad and in Finland. Among other things, Satu was training salsa with the world-famous Cuban Yeni Molinet in Italy for a year and performed in her show group. Over the years, Satu has developed a strong dance technique with an elegant dance style.

Would you like to learn to dance couple salsa? This workshop starts from the very basics, so you do not need any prior knowledge about salsa dancing. Start a new great hobby together and come to dance salsa with us!

Time: Saturday, the 21st of August 2021 at 12:00–14:00 (2 hours)

Place: Dance Studio Flama, Linnankatu 84

Teacher: Anna Tolppa

Register for the workshop by purchasing it from our webshop.

You can purchase the workshop directly from the webshop if you are a leader or you have a dance partner to register with. If you would like to join the workshop as a follower and you do not have your own partner, send us an email to [email protected] and we will try to find you a partner to dance with.

Anna is always instructing in English when there are people who do not speak Finnish.

During the course, you will get familiar with the basic steps of couple salsa and we will practice rhythmics, some simple figures as well as techniques of both leading and following.

You do not need to have had any previous dance experiences prior to this course.

If you are interested in participating in our beginner’s couple salsa course for the whole autumn, there are still places for our course on Tuesdays. Those classes are held at Pikku-Flama from the 7th of September to the 7th of December at 19:45–21:00. The course is instructed by Anna as well. Sign up for the course by sending an email to [email protected] or by purchasing it from our webshop.

More information about the workshop: [email protected]

Would you like to continue couple salsa dancing before our autumn season starts? Or would you just like to try Matias’ classes for three sessions before signing up for our autumn courses? The last sessions of Matias’ spring couple salsa courses are held on Monday, the 2nd of August, but now you have the opportunity to continue dancing non-stop for the rest of the year!

From the 9th of August to the 23rd of August, we will have short couple salsa courses that last three weeks each. One course costs 35 euros, and the classes will be held at Dance Studio Flama (Linnankatu 84, Turku) on three consecutive Mondays. As a leader or a pair, you can sign up for the courses directly by purchasing them from our webshop:

Matias’ Couple Salsa 4 Course (3 x 55 min) on Mondays at 18:15–19:10

Matias’ Couple Salsa 3 Course (3 x 55 min) on Mondays at 19:15–20:10

Matias’ Couple Salsa 2 Course (3 x 55 min) on Mondays at 20:15–21:10

If you want to sign up for the courses as a follower without your own dance partner, please send us an email to [email protected] first to check the availability of the spots.

The level descriptions for the courses can be found on our webpage.

You are more than welcome to dance with us in August as well as for the rest of the year. All our courses can be found on our webshop.

Let your friends know about the courses  as well through our Facebook event.