What is Spotting and Why should you do it.

Question by User pavizla I want to communicate well to the follower. I’ve only done a few social dancing, but I’ve spotted followers starting with 1 hand/arm hold and her other arm is styling or flailing around. Other followers are moving side to side, or seem to want to break pattern. I’m not whining or …

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Joining a Performance Team

Question By User  snackingontears A couple questions about your personal experience: Why did you join a performance team? What did you get out of it? Did it help build your technique / form? I’ve been dancing since May, taking classes consistently, and going to socials 2-4 times a week. What I’d really like right now …

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How to find Dance partners? Do you only just get better with committed followers/leads?

Question by User californiastateuni It’s a little difficult to practice salsa without a consistent partner. I notice the great ones have synchronicity to a tee. They must have been doing it for months-years. If we want to get to that kind of level, do we need an ultra dedicated partner? If so, how did you …

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Is it acceptable to go to dance clubs if you’re not single?

Question by musiclovermina Been struggling to find ways to dance outside the classroom for years, and these opportunities are finally opening up to me after moving to a better area. Thing is, I just got into my first real relationship and he’s not a dancer. Is it okay to continue to partner dance in clubs and …

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Finding dance socials / parties while traveling

Question By User waitImcoming For a salsa / bachata addict who is also living a nomadic / expat life, finding the social dance parties has been extremely important to me but also a bit challenging. Like I literally chose where to move my family to next based on distances to dance events. Well, it was …

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What are the Social Dance Rules and Regulations ?

Question by by cheesewings I’m a beginner and I would like to know what are the main rules when it comes to socials. For example, why most people don’t dance with the same partner twice in a row Why not consume any alcohol during socials? Answers User obubaley You can dance with the same partner if …

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