On Friday December 19th, DC Casineros is hosting their11th official monthly dance social in Brookland- featuring DJ Battle Royale and DC Casineros community company dancers, and including food and beverages.The DJ Battle Royale will be featuring Baltimore's DJ Battle Royale winner, the "American Niche, aka the " TIMBA TITAN, Cedric Teamer and Havana Village's own DJ Darwin!! "The General" and founder of the DC Style Academy, James Yoon, Michelle Reyes, Nancy Salsa of Baltimore and Ofunshi Oba Koso will be the guest judges and DJ Dola Yoruba ON2, co founder of the Salsa Underground Washington, DC will be announcing the contestants and criteria for the battle.
The social will be held in the beautiful Edgewood Space,near 8th St. NE and Monroe St. NE, we will dance the night away to sounds of Son, Songo, Timba, Guaguanco, Salsa, Cha Cha Cha, Guaracha, and Rumba... There will be a special presentation by old and new DC Casineros community dancers. There will be information presented about the DC Casineros history and vision for Casino dance in DC and abroad. The program will be:
8-8:40pm, Cuban popular Dances class by DC Casineros Dance Company
8:40-12;30am, Open dancing to a variety of Cuban dance music 10pm- Information presentation by DC Casineros co-directors
Cost $12. Or use your Dance Place class card to get in. (students and Seniors pay $10)
Please spread the word and tell your friends about this new opportunity in Brookland to dance, meet new folks, and appreciate the richness of Cuban dance and art!!