<img src="http://www.dancing-times.co.uk/Pics/dancetoday/200306/front.jpg" alt="" /> Everybody Salsa!
London’s oldest salsa venue, The Finca, based in London’s trendy Islington, has recently reopened its club section “Upstairs @ The Finca” after extensive refurbishment to give it a more modern feel. It seems people can not get enough of the sexy Salsa rhythms as classes all over town are overflowing with both young and old dancers eager to learn new moves. Alison Kirkman fore Dance Today! checks out the venue and puts the dance phenomenon that draws more and more people in its spell into context
For those who are unsure exactly what Salsa is, it originated in Latin America during the 1930s but exactly where its first steps were made is the subject of passionate debate. Cubans say it began in Cuba, Colombians claim it started in Colombia and Puerto Ricans profess Puerto Rico was where salsa was first set in motion – you get the picture. click for more