LA Salsa Congress: Largest International Salsa Event of the Year
An incomparable week of music, dancing, workshops celebration with incredible talent from around the world, May 24 through 27
The Los Angeles Salsa Congress is incomparable week of music, dancing, workshops celebration with incredible talent from around the world, including Africa, Argentina, Australia, Colombia, Canada, China, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Dubai, Italy, India, Israel, Japan, M?®xico, Morocco, Peru, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Russia, Sweden, Turkey, USA & Venezuela.
Published on LatinoLA: May 8, 2012
It'll take place May 24 through 27, 2012 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites) 404 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90071.
The event kicks off with Johnny Polanco with special guests will launch artist performances on Thursday May 24th, at the preferred tropical music venue in L.A., the world famous Conga Room.
Following on Friday May 25th, 2012 by Bachata Room hosted by Island Touch Dance Academy which boasts of over 37 million hits on YouTube (Ataca & La Alemana) the rest of the week by the Musician's Seminar, a four-day intensive individual and group class directed by three-time GRAMMY winner Oscar Hernandez.
With VIP seats already sold out, iconic GRAMMY award winning Salsero Oscar D' Leon "El Leon de la Salsa" (The Lion of Salsa) with his full orchestra will bring his star power to the L.A. Salsa Congress on Friday May 25, 2012.
Following yet another stellar night on Saturday May 26, 2012 by two time GRAMMY award winning "El Principe de la Salsa" (The Prince of Salsa) Luis Enrique who returns to Los Angeles after a two year absence.
Rounding out the event the final night on Sunday May 27th, 2012 will featured direct from New York GRAMMY nominated New Swing Sextet with special guests Alfredo De La Fe.