Events & Special workshops
Saturday, December 5th 9:30am-11am
|RSVP - here $25|
MONDAY December 28th 6:00pm-7:30pm
RSVP here $20 a Special Meetup space for Singles...surprise announced in December
Recently past Events & Shows
Friday July 17th 4:30pm VIRTUAL EVENT
Support Latinx, AfroLatino/a/x & Garifuna artists
Vanessa Villalobos co-hosts with Jake Prendez on behalf of La Sala
July 24th, 7:30am
Power up your mind and body before you do what you do best.
Have fun with our Stretch & Meet session. 30 minute Follow along
(no gym clothes required) RSVP here - free
Saturday August 8th, 9am
A special workshop for Brides and Grooms as you prepare to think about your first steps together. A little planning goes a long way. Walk away with tips and a mini Ballroom dance lesson. RSVP here, $15
Friday August 21st
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Recently Past EVENTS
Sunday July 12th online zoom concert at 4pm
Get inspired and listen and dance to the fusion sounds of AfroPeruvian Sextet.
Gain an appreciation for the African roots of Peruvian dance and
try our **NEW**Summer FESTEJO fusion classes
running Wednesdays at 7pm online
Saturday June 20th
Wednesday June 24th
A Stretch & Sip motivation session, free
Thursday May 14, 6:00pm
An introduction to what it means to take the
first steps together - at home.
Thursday May 7th, 6:30pm
RSVP here for free dance class passes.
$10 fee at the door for full evening of classes at the door.
$10 fee at the door for full evening of classes at the door.
January 17th 2020
Afro Body Movement Masterclass with E.mayimbe at 7pm
Afro Peruvian dance show at 9pm
December 29th - January 3rd
SALSA NEW YEAR - BELLEVUE
Thank you to all our guest artists and community partners!
Guest DJ Sharisse, Shina-Olga Diadhuou,
Meany Center for the Performing Arts, MelRose Style and the
Latin Rhythms dance company.
Thank you to our event sponsors
MelRose Style & Rolando Martinez AVPro
BALORICO guest artists perform at this year's Mambo Pica Pica 6th year anniversary. Enjoy this talented lineup of Seattle's finest salseros.
West Seattle BOOTCAMP with Vanessa
CITY OF RENTON
37th LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT Fundraiser
BALORICO supports Senator Rebecca Saldana's fundraiser with a womens' empowerment workshop + special performance.
This monthly social is about PURPOSE and how we wear it, express it, and connect to one another's most powerful source. Guest Artists: Kweli Vuur (poet) and Elijah Kirk (dancer) share their artistry.
Thursday August 22nd
CITY OF REDMOND
Our style, our vibe, our platform with guest DJ freeQueensee,
Guest Visual artist: Amaranta Ibarra Sandys
performances by Victor Dominguez and Vanessa Villalobos
WEST SEATTLE FAIR
Welcome Families & Kids - Bilingual instruction
Free with prior registration
SOUTH LAKE UNION
B A L O R I C O and Carlos Cascante y su Tombao
live salsa music & lesson
KNKX Radio's Member Thank You party.
BALORICO at Century Ballroom in honor of
the 8th Anniversary of All Vynl Night Salsa. Thank you Seattle for all the love.
CAPITAL HILL - Consent and Partner Dance
Guest Speaker/Facilitator Vanessa Villalobos
GUEST ARTIST PICK
with Dancing With The Stars Touring Show castEduardo & Vanessa, NW Women's Show
No partner needed. All dance levels welcome, 21+ event.
Thank you to our event sponsor John L. Scott Real Estate West Seattle
MISS BALA FEATURE FILM
BALORICO & Pica Pica - Screening Partners
NEW FILM PROMOTION featuring prominent Latina actor, addressing issues of drug trafficking, family separation and overcoming unfortunate circumstances with bravado & wit.
Thank you to Sony Entertainment and Allied Global Marketing.
Work your styling with AfroLatin body movement, Flavor and Swag #wearRED
It's a SAMBA affair for New Years Eve with Tudo Belleza!
SALSA NEW YEAR- Opening Party ShowThis Festival produced by Corazon productions welcomes international dancers, choreographers and sure-to-excite shows by guest artists. www.salsanewyear.com
Making plans? Use discount code "Vanessa"
BALORICO's annual tradition of creating a home for Latin dance in West Seattle continues. Special performances, mini-dance lessons, art on display by Latinx artists and live vocals at Kenyon Hall.
BALORICO & the BALLARD CIVIC ORCHESTRA
Live music & dance lesson for all families
The Columbia Tower
Day of the Dead Celebration - Featured Guest Performers
Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Dances of the African & Arab Diaspora
partial show proceeds benefit T.U.P.A.C.
|Click here for survey/ Aqui puede participar|
Esta encuesta ayudara planificar un futuro centro artístico y cultural que agregara mas diversidad de opciones para nuestro pueblo que sigue creciendo.
Tenemos varias formas de identificarnos por nuestros respectos países de origen, géneros, lenguajes y la meta es inclusividad...somos Latinx !
Public Forum: Visioning a Latinx Art Center
La Sala, Seattle Amistad School & Latino Community Fund of Wa.
A relevant public forum welcoming all who enjoy and wish to see Latinx art & culture thrive in the Pacific NW.
Contemporary Peruvian Artists @ ArtXchange Gallery
Original new evening-length, multi-media work presented by Balorico Dance in response to the paintings of Peruvian born painter William Hernandez and poet Christa Kaainoa. Thematic work reflecting on family,
friendship and intimate relationships.
Northfork, Skeletons, Kaeli and Spinners
Clothing drive beneficiary is youthcare.org
New choreography by Vanessa VillalobosVisual Art: William Hernandez, Poetry: Christa Kainnoa
Choreography: Skeletons by Vanessa Villalobos
Dancers: Hendri Walujo & Irene Shaver
Live Music by Gerrardo Calderon
Wedding Party Dance show
@ the Armory Court Stage
@ Century Ballroom May 19
Meet the choreographer, get insider dance planning tips, enjoy a lesson!
Afro Latin body movement with Vanessa - Sunday at
Mambo Pica Pica -Capital Hill.
B A L OR I C O presents dances from Peru - all family event at the
Vanessa & Eduardo are performing at SNS Vynl Night, at the Latin Dance Rhythms Festival and Scorpio Night ! Join our workshop on Salsa Musicality and Interpretation Saturday 10/21 @ 12:30pm
BALORICO presented a new work inspired by the Yoruban deity of OYA for the Seattle Women's Steel Pan Project, Earthy Things Made Even.
|Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with Latin music, dance and art for the whole family.|
October 8th in Puyallup.
|A celebration of the African and Arabic connections in dance|
at the Cultura Event Center, Tacoma.
La Cocina presented by La Sala, a satellite Latino/a/x Art Exhibition to the Seattle Art Fair. Be This exciting month-long Latino art space that will pop up in Pioneer Square that began at the Good Arts Building during the month of August, is now in the Mt. Baker Neighborhood Center for the Arts through the month of September.
SEE OUR VIDEO HERE
|Seattle Salsa Congress|
LINES Dance Academy 10 year Anniversary Celebration
Seattle Latin, Brazilian and Caribbean Festival at the Royal Room
Vanessa & Eduardo co-hosted the dance celebration to live music by Salsa band TUMBAO
|See the Univision event coverage here.|
A unique evening recognizing the best of our Latino music industry in the Northwest.
|Rumber@ Soy Video here|
Afro Latin Drills & Warmup class for on2 dancers at Mambo Pica Pica, 7pm.
|Rumours Nightclub-Honolulu, Hawaii Photography: Pamela Garcia|
|Rose City Salsa Congress- "Fantasias"Photography by Pablo PDX|
|Sound in Motion Dance Studio - Lynnwood|
Eduardo & Vanessa celebrate Mexican Independence Day at Auburn City Hall
BALORICO presents Salsa & Peruvian Dance
as part of ALAS' Professional Development and Cultural Celebrations@ Seattle University
Balorico at Forum Nightclub - a benefit event
Balorico presents a professional development workshop for K-12 dance educators "Salsa For All Ages," Dance Educator's of Washington State One-Day Conference
5th Year Anniversary of De Cajon Project with Monica Rojas and friends
New business inaugurations using music and dance to create community