Salsa in the news – October 2017




Time goes by much too fast and it’s short, so it’s been already five months since I last created a list of news articles about Salsa. But here I am again. I’m posting below a few of the best I saved from October.

 

The San Francisco Bay Area Cuban Festival Comes to the East Bay

The event, held at Brix 581 in Oakland, featured live music, salsa dancing, dominos, and food. The bar and outdoor patio were packed with Cuban …

Rutgers Salsa Club turns their annual fall social into a benefit for Puerto Rico

The president of the Rutgers Salsa Club has family living in Puerto Rico and was inspired to change the organization’s fall social into a fundraiser for …

Century Ballroom moves feet for Puerto Rico, Mexico City
Capitol Hill Times
Century Ballroom hosted a salsa-dancing fundraiser event last Thursday … The DJs who provided the music at the event all donated their time to the …


We try salsa – the spiciest of partner dances
Stuff.co.nz
The provenance of the ‘salsa’ name is unsettled; some say it was created by record labels as a ploy to sell music, while others hold the chunky tomato …





Students learn salsa, appreciate culture

Students learn to salsa dance during the Salsa Magic event to celebrate … The Salsa Magic program combines cultural diversity, music and student …

Where to drink and dance in South America

Where to drink and dance in South America … Café Havana (Website) for its famous big-band salsa and perfect Mojitos. … Brazil is a mecca for live music and Bar Brahma has played host to its fair share of big-name Brazilian artists.

WATCH: Camila Cabello Shows Off Her Salsa Moves on Stage at 2017 Latin American Music

… went on stage with a fringe-covered jumpsuit and showed off her impressive salsadancing skills. For the Spanish-speaking audience, Cabello, 20, …

Salsa under the Stars scholarship fundraiser

Such was the mood at Manny Cepeda’s event Salsa under the Stars held as a … said Anthony C. Cutietta, with Grossmont College’s Music Department. … The newly anointed salsa dancers all provided the movement under the stars …