The AfroSalsa Dance Festival 2014
Saturday July 12th - 09:30 - 04:00
Sunday July 13th - 12:30 - 23.30
Cambridge - The Missing Sock
For online booking and full programme, please see:
Two great days out of Salsa dancing, music, fine food, partying and friendship!
More than 15 hours of workshop to choose from in: Salsa, AfroCuban, Ladies/Men Styling, Bachata, Kizomba, percussions.
Classes for all levels. Indoors and covered outdoors, weather-proof spaces.
Non-stop partying until 4.00am on the Saturday night, and extra partying until 23:00 on the Sunday night.
Exclusive shows by the invited teachers.
Delicious food and drink specials available on site. Ample parking space.
The programme features professional master teachers who have impressive track records of teaching nationally and internationally. It also actively promotes the new generation of teachers who have learned from the masters and are doing a great job developing Cuban salsa at the national level. Finally, it also features some of the teachers who are doing an essential job in developing Cuban salsa at the local level in East Anglia. In alphabetical order, please welcome:
Damarys Farres, Cuba/London - AfroCuban/Son
Nikola Medic, Serbia/London - Rueda World Champion
and Danielle Satsias, Cyprus/London - Rueda
Kerry Ribchester, UK/London - Cuban bodywork
Ariel Rios Robert, Cuba/London - AfroCuban/Salsa
THE LOCAL TEACHERS
Richard and Sharon, www.DanceCuban.net, Norwich
DJ Sacha, Cambridge Cuban Salsa, Cambridge
More teachers to be announced soon!
MUSICAL BRUNCH with LIVE BAND SABROSON on Sunday!
All the above teachers are CONFIRMED at the time of writing.
9:30am - 10am : registration, free tea/coffee, welcome address.
10am - 1pm : morning workshops.
1pm - 2pm : lunch break, special buffet.
2pm - 7pm : afternoon workshops.
7pm - 8.30pm : dinner break, special menu or a la carte.
8.30pm : ice-breaker and party, shows at 11pm.
12:30 - 14:00 : musical brunch with LIVE BAND SABROSON!
14:00 - 17:00 : special 3hrs rueda workshop with Nikola Medic, Rueda World Champion, and Danielle Satsias from Havana Londres!
17:00 - 19:30 : Dinner break.
19:30 - 23:30 : Special class (teacher TBC) and party at the Cambridge Workingmen's Club, 125 East Road, CB1 1DB, free upon presentation of the festival's wristband.
Please go to
to see the programme!
All teachers are confirmed at the time of writing. This programme is provisional, we reserve the right to introduce adjustments.
The Missing Sock
Finders Corner, Newmarket Road,
Stow-cum-Quy, Cambridge CB25 9AQ
WARNING: PLEASE DO NOT TRUST YOUR SAT-NAV. For complete transport info, please see
The Missing Sock is an inspirational and innovative place on the outskirts of Cambridge, with a brilliant deco and some amazing food and drinks. You will be enchanted.
camping on site is available for £5 if booked in advance with the Missing Sock. SHOWERS are available. There is also a wide range of cheap hotels available nearby.
Like last year, the Missing Sock will offer be a reasonably priced BBQ lunch, and a 3-course buffet special at for dinner. A range of snacks will also be available throughout the day. (Please note that food is not included with the festival ticket.)
Gentle notice: as part of the agreement that makes it possible to organise the festival at this great venue, all food consumed on the premises MUST come from The Missing Sock. The food has received very positive feedback last year, so we hope that this is good value for you. Thank you for your understanding.
Pricing and tickets:
BOOKING BEFORE MAY 15TH GIVES YOU A MASSIVE DISCOUNT! Tickets are significantly cheaper if bought in advance. The price list below indicates prices until May 15th/July 11th/on site:
Saturday+Sunday, full pass: £45/£55/£60.
Saturday+Sunday, full pass, STUDENT: £22/£30/£35.
Saturday only, workshops+party: £40/£50/£55.
Saturday only, workshops+party, STUDENT: £20/£25/£30.
Saturday party + shows only: £10/£10/£10.
Sunday only, 3hrs workshop + free party: £20/£20/£20.
Sunday only, 3hrs workshop + free party, STUDENT: £15/£15/£15.
Children under 12 years old FREE.
Tickets can be bought in advance at the preferential rate through the following channels:
* online through Paypal, using the drop-down menu below (NO PAYPAL ACCOUNT NEEDED, the bookings can be made with any regular credit card);
* or directly at The Cambridge Cuban Salsa Thursdays and Sundays, every Thursday and every Sunday, 19:30 - 23:30, Cambridge Working Men's Club, 125 East Road, Cambridge CB1 1DB (opposite the Crown Court) - 079 03 828 017.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for any further enquiries.
DJ Sacha - 079 03 828 017
"Welcome and thank you for your support. We wish you two great days of dancing, partying, fine food and friendship at the AfroSalsa Dance Festival!"
-- The AfroSalsa Dance Festival team:
-- DJ Sacha, Cambridge Cuban Salsa Team and The Missing Sock