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Hi Incognito Members
Welcome to our September Newsletter.
WIN 2 TICKETS TO SEE JENNIFER LOPEZ LIVE IN CONCERT!
Incognito Dance are working with O2 Event Organiser (Indigo) on the forth coming Jennifer Lopez Concert - 22nd October 2012 at the O2 arena.
Global superstar Jennifer Lopez will play her first ever UK arena shows this autumn as part of her much anticipated Dance Again world tour. Kicking off in the capital she will play at London’s The O2 on 22 October before heading north to play Manchester Arena on 23 October.
Having transformed the global music scene Jennifer Lopez has sold over 70 million records worldwide and starred in multiple box-office #1 films, including “Monster-In-Law” and “The Wedding Planner.” In 2001, “The Wedding Planner” was the nation’s top-grossing film, while her album, “J.Lo,” was #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart. The two simultaneous #1 honors made Lopez the first woman in history to have a #1 movie and #1 album in the same week.
Jennifer Lopez will be Live in the UK performing all her hits including ‘Jenny from the block’, ‘Love don’t cost a thing’, ‘I’m into you’ and ‘On the floor’.
For more information go to www.aeglive.co.uk/artists/j-lo
For a chance to win, simply send us your name, email and phone number before 31st August, or put your name on our door sheets, we will supply the list to O2 Event Organiser (Indigo) and they will choose a winner and contact you direct.
INCOGNITO DANCE AT OLYMPIA'S MIND, BODY AND SOUL EXHIBITION 28, 29 & 30th September
We have been invited by MBS to teach all the Latin dance experiences (Salsa, Bachata & Cha Cha) at this world famous event. The 2012 event promises to be better than ever with the new experience zone running sessions throughout the 3 days of the show. With TaiChi, Belly Dancing, Pilates, Zumba, Yoga, Salsa, Bachata and Cha Cha on the event menu, visitors will be dancing all the way home after their experiences at the show. This winning formula brings visitors from near and far, not just for a day but for the whole weekend. It is a great experience for everyone, click the link to get tickets and join us at the event. http://www.mbsevents.co.uk/london/
INCOGNITO CLUB NEWS
Whether you are an absolute beginner or a hard core salsageek, there is something here for you. Beginners are always warmly welcomed and encouraged to enjoy dance. Experienced dancers are given fun, technically challenging classes, and plenty of hours to social dance to the latest Latin music by our famous and award winning DJ's.
Hammersmith Salsa Club (Voted by BBC ONfm as West London favourite Salsa Club)
Back by popular demand on 22nd September is our Saturday afternoon 3 Hour Workshops. We have a 3 Hour Absolute Beginners / Improvers and 3 Hours Intermediate / Advanced Ladies Styling and Spinning Workshop. Book early and places will be limited. Go to our new website and book online now. Also in September we a plently of shows, birthday parties, guest DJ's and much more, keep a look on our website. Look out for Jeff and Keoni Bougouneau Birthday Party on 12 September. for an amazing solo show from Edwin Ovalle from Mexico. Edwin will also be doing a guest advanced class with his partner Laura. Our Wednesday nights are now averaging 100+ dancers. Great atmosphere, fun and friendly classes, and loads and loads of dancing.
Loudwater Salsa Club - August was an awesome month, we had great night at our 2 years anniversary party, Kerry's Birthday Party, and the Bank Holiday Special In September, we start off with Birthday Party for Jeff and Kara Oliver on 9th Sep. On 16th -30th Sep we start the Kizomba Course, we are delighted to invite back guest teachers Trevor & Heidi for a 3 week Kizomba Class at 6-7pm, places will be limited so please book your place in advance. Look out for a return of Pexava on the 30th Sep, Edwin Ovalle on 7th Oct and guest slots for DJ Cruz Thank you to everyone who regularly join us for great Sunday night parties.
Mambo Monday - Fiesta Havana Fulham
Back by popular demand, we are running Bachata classes on the 1st Monday of every month. We have been the longest running salsa company to run classes at this venue. We encourage all beginners/improvers with very friendly and fun salsa classes, with the focus on learning proper technique, really quickly. Whilst the intermediate/advance classes are very tough and challenging, but still loads of fun. We have many of our members who regularly attend the classes, master classes, and workshops. Our classes are structured to help you learn quickly.
See you on the dance floor - full details below.
LIVE - LOVE - DANCE
HIGHLIGHTED SPECIAL EVENTS / PARTY NIGHTS:
Guest International Performer and Teacher - Edwin Rodriguez Ovalle in UK for the first time ever.
Dates: 19th September - Hammersmith Salsa Club - Advanced Class and Show
7th October - Loudwater Salsa Club - Advanced Class and Show
We are proud to invite the amazing talent of Edwin Ovalle. Edwin is director of Latin Bros Mexico. The premier Salsa Latin Dance company in Mexico.
Born and raised in Mexico City, Edwin and his company have exploded on the Mexican Latin scene. Success just follows him everwhere. Edwin heads up champion dance team The Latin Brothers, based in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The outstanding family dance troupe consists of brothers Edwin and Benedicto Rodriguez Ovalle, and their sister Licerine Luis. Their dance school welcomes students from all over the world at all levels. Edwin currently specializes in interpretive solos, as well as performing with his siblings. All have been ranked among the top salsa dancers in South America, with Edwin gained the number two spot nationally at Euroson, Puebla in 2010 and his brother and sister who have been State Champions in Jalisco for the past 3 years.
Edwin has worked and trained with some of the most renowned and exciting choreographers from Mexico, South America and Europe including Andrés Velázquez, Fernando Sosa, Adrian and Anita, (Yamulee), Tito and Tamara, Eddie Torres, Victor and Gaby, Billy and Katie, Rafael Barros and Moral Carine, Jesus Aponte, Rodrigo and Selene, Lucho Giraldes and Sekou Mcmiller.
Do not miss this great talent.
Guernsey Salsa Weekender - 26th - 28th October 2012
Incognito are delighted to be invited back for the 4 consecutive year for one of our favourite party weekenders of the year. ￼SalsaViva Guernsey Salsa Weekender
￼￼￼Welcoming: Nicolai, Jeff Tarpinian, Alison Roberts, Carolanne from Edinburgh.
Venue: The Farmhouse Hotel, Guernsey
2 Course Dinner, Drinks & Shows
Workshops over Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th, Sunday Night: 7.30pm till late
All prices include a Full Salsa Pass and the Ball
Packages Book & Pay By: 12th October 2012
2 nights B&B (Based on 2 sharing) £170
3 nights B&B (Based on 2 sharing) £210
Single Supplement £15 per night
Hotel Packages are with St Margaret’s Lodge Hotel www.smlhotel.co.uk
￼For more information, booking and tickets call or email Lyndsey Le Vallee
Saturday Night Special at Loudwater. 10th November 2012
Shows by Mauro & Eva’s Paso Dorado and Advanced Class by Shelley & Gil of Pexava.
Guest DJ Jazzy J, Julian Summers & Tuli, playing latest Salsa, Kizomba, Bachata, Cha Cha
OPEN: 7:30 – 1:00am
Usually 150 + dancers
£8 Club, £10 Class + Club
Saturday Party Night by Incognito Dance.
Salsa Classes (4 levels): 7:30pm – 8:30pm Beg/ Imp / Int / Adv
Salsadancing all night till 1:00am
31st Dec 2012 Incognito Dance - New Years Eve Salsa & Kizomba Party - Celebrating our 12th Year Anniversary of dance as Incognito Dance Company
Not long to go for the BIG ONE at the Chiswick Ballroom Town Hall, Heathfield Terrace, Chiswick, W4 4JN
Incognito Dance Company will be hosting a New Years Party to end all parties in 2012. Limited tickets will be available from 1st Oct 2012 on a first come first serve basis only.
Main Grand Hall: Salsa, Mambo, Guaguanco, Cha Cha, Salsa-Jazz Fusion, Cuban, Puerto Rican.. etc
Royal Suite: Kizomba, Bachata, Zouk, Bachatango, Zouk, Semba.. etc
Line up so far: Portrait Dance Company, Colleen Daniels, Miriam Oppel, Simone Mowen, Jennifer Benavidez Performance Group, Dorian Sharples, Trevor Layne, Heidi Ford, Jeff Tarpinian, Saori Coster, Alison Roberts, DJ's Julian Summers, Tulimars, Blian, Lorenzo, many more surprise guests to follow.....
Loads of gifts and prizes.
8 Teachers / Promotors
7 of London Best Latin DJ's
6 Hours of the Salsa / Kizomba / Bachata / Cha Cha.... etc
5 Shows by World Class Performers and Pro Groups
4 Levels of Salsa & Kizomba
3 Huge giveaway prizes
2 Large Party rooms
1 place to be this New Years Eve - Chiswick Ballroom Hall.
Save the date in your diary
WARNING !!!!! KEEP YOUR EYES PEELED FOR THE OCTOBER NEWSLETTER, WE WILL BE MAKING AN EXCLUSIVE ONE-TIME ONLY OFFER ON THESE TICKET PRICES FOR THE QUICKEST BOOKERS OF THE NEW YEARS EVE PARTY
11-14th January 2013 Scotish Salsa Congress
Incognito Dance Company will be teaching at this amazing UK Congress, now in its 5th year. This will be the best way to start 2013, do not miss the chance to take classes with some of the best instructors in the world of Salsa, a weekend consisting of over 80 hours of workshops, 3 nights of shows and parties all taking place under one roof, at the luxurious Hilton Hotel Edinburgh. The parties for the last 3 years have been legendary, and celebrated in true Scottish party style --- never ending. Jeff Tarpinian & IDC team have been invited to teach on this fabulous weekender. SalsaSuave is proud to present the 2013 congress - a congress by a dancer for the dancer. 2013 is set to be even bigger and best Scottish congress yet. For bookings contact SAGI direct on email@example.com
and quote INCOGNITO DANCE LONDON to get preferential rate. www.scottishsalsacongress.co.uk Please book early to get the best rooms at the hotel.
28th February - 3rd March 2013 Malaga Salsa Weekender.
We are returning to Torremolinos in sun drenched Malaga on the Costa del Sol for another incredible long weekend of Salsa & all things Latin! With a superb line-up of teachers, quality workshops for all levels and the most amazing Salsa clubs and party nights in Southern Spain! Re-energise yourself in the long, cold winter months with this perfect 3-night break where our last visit saw temperatures soar to a whopping 29 degrees – how about that in Feb / March!! Eagle usually get sold out very quickly, and have more than 250 on every holiday. So get your skates on. TEACHERS: JEFF TARPINIAN, LORETA JUZENAITE, LEO ‘DJ LATINMASTER, MAURICIO REYES, and MANY MANY MORE
HOW TO BOOK CONTACT EAGLE ACTIVITY TOURS AND MENTION INCOGNITO DANCE COMPANY:Lyndsey & Michael on T: 0113 217 0588 E: firstname.lastname@example.org www.salsatours.co.uk
INCOGNITO COURSES, COURSES, COURSES:
If you want to learn to dance quick, boost your dancing and jump a level, or even gift and friend/loved one the "Gift of Dance". We have many new and very different courses for you to get involved with in the new year:
3 Week Kizomba Course - LOUDWATER 16th, 23rd, 30th Sep 2012 6-7pm Trevor Layne & Heidi Ford only £20 for all 3 weeks.
Incognito Dance Company are proud to invite back Trevor and Heidi for a new 3 week Kizomba Course at Loudwater. All levels catered for, from total beginner to advanced dancers looking to brush up their skills. Including ultra-cool footwork and body movement for musical interpretation and partnerwork with styling, technique and timing. Trevor and Heidi are renowned for their passion for dance and unique musical interpretation. This course is full of fun and passion for the music! Full attention to both leaders and followers. For all levels of dancers with little experience to higher levels of technicality to cater for the advanced within the class. You can buy online from our website direct, just click here.
LADIES STYLING /SPINNING - 3 Hour Intermediate / Advanced Level Workshop at Hammersmith
Instructor: SAORI COSTER
Date: Saturday 22nd SEPTEMBER, Time: 1 - 4 pm
Venue: Hammersmith Salsa Club, 11 Rutland Grove, Hammersmith, W6 9DH
Cost £25 (Advance bookings recommended) You can buy online from our website direct, just click here.
The course will focus on styling (hands, feet, body, posture, and attitude) , footwork, musicality, spinning techniques and ability to enhance confidence.
SAORI COSTER profile
Saori is one of the most popular dancers in the UK & Europe. Having won the European Salsa Championship in 2006, Saori has been teaching and performing for us and thoughout the UK and abroad ever since.
Beginners & Improvers (3 Hour) Intensive Salsa Workshop at Hammersmith Salsa Club
Date: Saturday 22nd SEPTEMBER 2012, Time: 1 - 4 pm
Course Details: We are offering three hours of expert salsa tuition in a single day because that's just enough to lay the foundations of salsa dancing and enough to really feel you've got somewhere. If you are a total beginner, or been dancing for months and want to sharpen your skills to get that much needed boost to your confidence and dancing, then this course is perfect for you. The course will offer much more than a single lesson once or twice a week. Our instructors will give the group an intensive program that will get you dancing much more confidently. Included in the price is 1 FREE entrance to our regular nights on Wednesdays at the same venue, so you can practice your skills. The focus will be on learning quickly in a very relaxed fun atmosphere. All our staff are very friendly and encouraging.
We will give you tips and techniques that you can take away and keep forever. More importantly fundamental techniques that will carry you through your whole Latin dance life.
Held at Hammersmith Salsa Club! The famous salsa club in the heart of West London.
3 weeks Salsa (All Levels) Bronze Course @ £18 Can be used at any of our venues, anytime, in Hammersmith, Fulham & Loudwater.
Variety of Salsa Courses: If you are looking to kick start your dancing, whether you have been out of it for a while, or just need a boost, or completely new to the salsa world, why not try one of our Salsa dance courses. Simply choose one of the options below. Paying for the course is simple, either online off our website, or direct in any of our clubs. To book online simply go to our website, and look for our links on the course of your choice. We have 4 options to choose from:
6 weeks Salsa (All Levels) Silver Course @ £33 Can be used at any of our venues, anytime, in Hammersmith, Fulham & Loudwater.
9 weeks Salsa (All Levels) Gold Course @ £45 Can be used at any of our venues, anytime, in Hammersmith, Fulham & Loudwater
6 Week "Zumba With Kerry" course @ £25 at Loudwater and Bushey.
All available from our website. All cards excepted.
Mondays - Fiesta Havana Fulham
New Salsa Courses Starting every month - ALL LEVELS
Address Fiesta Havana, 490 Fulham Road, Fulham, London, SW6 5NH
Time/Lessons (4 levels of salsa): 7:30pm – 8:30pm Beg/ Int, 830pm – 930pm Imp/Adv,
Price: Free Club entrance, Classes: £8 (£10 for 2 classes)
New Salsa Courses: 3 weeks Bronze @ £18, 6 weeks Silver @ £33 9 weeks Gold @ £45
Beginners, Improvers, Intermediate and Advanced courses.
Wednesdays - Hammersmith Salsa Club Social's
THE HAMMERSMITH SALSA CLUB, 11 Rutland Grove, Hammersmith W6 9DH
4 min walk from Hammersmith Station.
Salsa classes (4 levels): 7:15pm – 8:15pm Beg/ Imp / Int / Adv -------Freestyle dancing all night till 11pm
Salsa Dancing & Music - Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha & Kizomba
£8 – 1hr Class + Club. £5 - Club only
(Courses: 3 weeks Bronze @ £18, 6 weeks Silver @ £33, 9 weeks Gold @ £45)
The Hammersmith Salsa Club is a fantastic venue, that has been renovated with a perfect dance floor, great sound system, cheap bar and FREE street parking.
*Fantastic spacious wooden dance floor chosen by dancers, for dancers with no flashing lights.
*London's Favourite DJ's with the best Salsa, Kizomba, Bachata & Cha Cha Music
*Monthly shows - look out for a great new shows
*Cheap soft / alcoholic drinks
Sundays - Loudwater's Famous Salsa Social
The Royal British Legion, Queensmead Road, Loudwater, Bucks HP10 9TZ -
Every Week DJ's : Jazzy J, Granit, Queenie and Tuli regularly play the latest Salsa and Latin music, Salsa classes taught by Incognito Dance Company and Special Guests and of course, plenty of salsa dancing till late. Fun and friendly staff.
Time/Lessons: 4 levels of Salsa: 7pm – 8pm Beg/ Imp / Int / Adv -------Freestyle dancing all night
Classes: £7 (£5 Club Only)
NEWS FLASH - Kizomba Course on 16th, 23rd & 30th Sep - Kizomba Course at only £20. 6-7pm
(Salsa Courses: 3 weeks Bronze @ £18, 6 weeks Silver @ £33, 9 weeks Gold @ £45)
Beginners, Improvers, Intermediate and Advanced SALSA courses every month.
Fun and effective classes, structured to make you learn quickly, no partners required, come alone or with a group of friends
ZUMBA CLASSES every week with KERRY
Mondays 18:30 - 19:30 pm
Hedgerley Memorial Hall
Kiln Lane, Hedgerley, BEACONSFIELD,
Wednesdays 19:30 - 20:30 pm
HARTSPRING COMMUNITY CENTRE
Park Avenue, BUSHEY, WD23 2BJ
Mon, Tues, Thurs & Friday in various gyms and clubs around Middlesex, Bucks & Herts
Only £5 per session or 6 Week "Zumba With Kerry" course @ £25
Contact Kerry for details 07540 984089