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A Week with Kiri Chapman!

Created: 21 Aug 2017

Join us for a week with Kiri Chapman!

Monday: 8pm-10pm Zouk Intensive (all you need to know to feel your best dancing Zouk socially).

Tuesday: Exclusive Solo Performance by Kiri at La Revolucion

Wednesday: 7pm Workshop (Stage Essence)

Thursday: 8Pm Workshop (Contact Improv and Technique)

Friday: Raleigh for Agua y Fuego/Salsa Dura Weekender! Available for privates in Raleigh too!

Sunday: Puerto Rican Festival! Performing with El Gran Combo!

Don’t miss out on elevating your dancing with this phenomenal woman!

She has limited time available for private lessons please email to reserve your spot!

New Class Schedule and Events!

Created: 27 Jun 2017

Rumbao is excited to announce that we now offer five classes per week! Monthly memberships are only $100 (20 classes-that’s a steal!).

7:00pm Salsa 101 with Brian Frias
8:00pm Brazilian Zouk with Eduardo Diaz
9:00pm Samba No Pe with Adriana Blanco

7:30pm Salsa (Beginner and Intermediate)
8:30pm Bachata (All levels)

New events: Every other Thursday Bachata After Dark at Enso, Every Tuesday at La Revolucion and our regular monthly social Noche de Sabor (every 4th Friday).

Join our dance family!

Dance into the New Year with Rumbao!

Created: 25 Dec 2015

Join Rumbao for our new Salsa and Bachata sessions starting Tuesday, January 5th at 7:30pm. Purchase sessions today!

Specials still available throughout January!

Buy 2 sessions for $140 (save $10)


Rumbao’s Jennifer Geyer is in the running to win best social dancer! Vote for Jennifer!

Created: 09 Oct 2015

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Rumbao’s very own Jennifer Geyer was the only Salsera in the Carolinas to make the list for the Party Rock New Years Favorite Social Dancer Contest. Voting opened tonight and will go until midnight 10/21.
Let’s help her win a trip to Chicago and represent NC by voting for her!

New Salsa and Bachata sessions – Deadline is October 4th

Created: 30 Sep 2015

Rumbao is back in swing for the fall with brand new Salsa and Bachata Sessions! Join us at Abundant Life Studio in the same building as Amelie’s French Bakery at 2424 North Davidson Street.

Registration deadline is Sunday, October 4th, due to space limitations we now will cap each class at 15 students per salsa session. No drop-ins will be accepted after the 2nd class. Please email to be placed on an overflow list and we may open another time slot. 🙂
Make sure to sign up early to reserve your spot!

7:30pm 6-week Salsa Session ($75)

8:30pm 4-week Bachata Session ($50)

7 Reasons Why New York Style Salsa Is a Worldwide Favorite

Created: 30 Sep 2015

Hello Salseros! This is an awesome article we highly recommend you read to understand the magic of On2 salsa dancing. Check it out : 7 Reasons Why New York Style Salsa Is a Worldwide Favorite

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Salsa Class Time and Location Change

Created: 04 Aug 2015

Hello current and future salsa students! Rumbao has moved the location of all our salsa classes to Abundant Life Creative Expression and is no longer holding classes at The Grotto off of N Tryon. We will also start class at 7:30pm instead of 7:00pm. See details below and feel free to call us with any questions. Look forward to seeing you!

Location: Abundant Life Creative Expressions 2424 North Davidson Street, Ste 110, Charlotte, NC
Time: 7:30PM – 8:30PM, Every Tuesday (All Levels)
8:30PM-9:30PM Salsa Spinning Class Session Starting August 4th.
Drop In Price: $15.00 per class Purchase Online

Session Price: $75.00 (six classes)
If you looking to buckle down and learn salsa, check out our six week courses that teach a curriculum fit for your level. Our next round of sessions start August 4th, so make sure you ask about our Mild, Medium and Hot levels. Purchase Online

Rumbao’s Jennifer Geyer Wins South East Salsa Open

Created: 28 Jun 2015

photo-6 Rumbao Latin Dance Company is so proud of their own Jennifer Geyer and partner Eduardo Diaz for winning first place at the 2015 South East Salsa Open!

These champions have worked extremely hard to prepare for this moment. With Jennifer living in Charlotte and Eduardo in Augusta, the couple met and trained as much as possible. Saturday June 27th,  Jennifer and Eduardo had the crowd going crazy with their unmatched creativity, energy, flips, tricks, and elegance. They collaborated in choreography and pushed each other to reach their full potential.

The couple will go on to compete in Puerto Rico this July. Stay tuned for an update on their performance as they represent the south east!


Salsa in Romare Bearden Park Charlotte

Created: 18 Jun 2015

Rumbao had a blast this weekend at Romare Bearden Park! Thank you to Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation for letting us be a part of such a great event! West End Mambo was excellent and the energy from the crowd was electric! We hope to be involved with future events in the park, if you had a great time make sure to let Mecklenburg County Park & Rec know by filling out this survey:…
Also let us know how we are doing by giving us a review on Google or Yelp smile emoticon

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New Salsa Class – Spinning!

Created: 22 Apr 2015

Rumbao is excited to be starting a spinning class in May! If you are interested in practicing and improving your salsa spin technique, this class will be great for you! It is open for guys and girls at all levels. Here are a few things to expect from this class:

  • Spin drills to improve control
  • Leading spin technique
  • Proper ways to prep for spins
  • Proper spotting and form

The best way to get better at spinning is to practice! Come practice with us Tuesdays starting May 19th. We will have two drop in spinning classes before starting our spinning session in June. Purchase online

  • $10 Drop In Tuesday – May 19th & May 26th at 7PM-8PM
  • $50 Spinning Sessions (five classes) – Starting June 2nd at 8PM-7PM