Monthly Archives: November 2010
I usually go to this club not because I live nearby but it’s a charming place with nice little touches to it that makes it stand apart from the regular salsa clubs. Continue reading
I came on a Wednesday with a friend and kept an open mind as to the expectations of this place. I arrived around 7.15pm and was surprised to see only a handful of people who scattered around the tables eating their evening dinner from the buffet. Continue reading
In the intermediate classes that I have attended in Shboom (San Ramon) which comes after the beginners, I found some of the moves and techniques can be too advanced for the audience. Continue reading
Shboom really shines when they bring in a live band on a couple of occasions during Wednesday nights. Continue reading
During the live music night, you need to be careful about some of the techniques you use when dancing with some of the followers.
My previous visit to Shboom was during a bachata night where the theme was bachata and they played predominantly bachata music throughout the night. Continue reading
He later got the crowd to partner up and form a circle so he could show the partner moves of bachata and rote partners every now and then. Continue reading
he dance party got underway after our classes and the DJ was spinning all the bachata dance tracks. Whilst I was dancing, I was aware of the techniques that I had just picked up in class and tried to adhere to this but all the time feeling a bit uncomfortable.
On that night they were hosting a gala of performances and the teacher made sure that the crowd knew what was in store for them.