** PLEASE NOTE - 2017 EVENT SCHEDULE IS NOT FINAL AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE **

 

EVENT SCHEDULE 2017

October 19 - Day 1 (Thursday)

6:00pm

Timba Talks 

 w/Maritza Baida


How to get the most from your congress experience, Congress tips, etc...

5:00pm

9:00pm

GOLDEN BALLROOM

 

Main Lobby

Registration/Check-in

 

 

LION FOUNTAIN COURT

Reception 

 

 

Live music

Dancing, Dancing, Dancing

9:00pm

GOLDEN BALLROOM

Doors Open

San Diego Welcomes YOU!

 

Music by DJ Timba Titan

 Social Dancing

9:30pm

Introduction of Instructors

 

 

Instructor lead dancing

Battle of the DJ's - ALL night

10:30pm

3:00am

Music by DJ P.A.Trix

Music by DJ Warapo

Social Dancing

 

 

Legend
OPEN BEGINNER INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED

 

 

October 20 - DAY 2 - (FRIDAY)

 

8:00am

11:0am

GOLDEN BALLROOM

 

Main Lobby

Registration/Check-in

 

 

WORKSHOPS

TIME

Golden

BBBB

CCCC

DDDD

9:00am

9:50am

Salsa Suelta


Wilfredo Guilbiac Rodriguez

Cuban Styling for Women

 

Salsa Body Movement


Sidney Weaverling

Cubaton Warmup


Ludis Benitez

10:00am

11:00am

Casino Partnerwork (adv)

 

 

Rueda de Casino (int)


Reinier Valdes

Bailes Populares Cubanos
mambo y cha cha cha

 

Juan Carlos

 

Rueda de Casino

Guapea (Basico Cubano), DQN, Closed Position, Pa'l Medio, Caminamos Pa'arriba, Un Tarro

 

NAME

11:10am

12:10pm

Afro-Cuban Folkloric


Kati Hernandez

 


Casino Partnerwork (int)

Wilfredo Guilbiac Rodriguez

Musicality and Timing - 2/3 & 3/2 Clave

 

Ryan Mead

Rueda de Casino

Enchufla DQN, Dame Una, Dame Otra, Dame Dos and Dame Dos con Dos

 

NAME

12:20pm

1:20pm

Rueda de Casino (adv)

 

 

 

 

Danzon y SON (int)

 

Robert Borrell

Suelta con Rumba


Royland Lobato


 

Rueda de Casino

Timing, Suena, Fly, Dos Fly, Bullas, Pisos, Expressions

 

 

NAME

1:20pm

2:15pm

Lunch Break

2:15pm

3:15pm

Rumba Dance Ladies Styling

 

Kati Hernandez

 

Casino Styling

and Leading

Techniques, men

(int)


Duane Wrenn

¡Cubaton!

 

Ludis Benitez 

Rueda de Casino

Enchufla, Abajo, Arriba, Adios, Adios Con La Hermana, Adios Con La Famila

 

NAME

3:25pm

4:25pm

Casino Partnerwork (adv)

 

 

NAME

Afro-Cuban - Palo 

Tradicion Bantú


Juan Carlos

 

 OPEN


NAME 

 

 

Rueda de Casino

Vacilala, coca cola, Exhibela, Exhibela Doble

 

NAME

4:35pm

5:35pm

Rueda de Casino(int)

 

 

NAME

 

 

Rumba - Yambu

 
Royland Lobato

SON (int)

 

Ryan Mead

 

Rueda de Casino

Recap Figures and ladies footwork (DQN, Guapea, Coca Cola)

 NAME

6:00pm

7:00pm

ROOM ____

 

Lecture and Demonstration

w/Roberto Borrell

6:00pm

 8:00pm

Room ____

 

Beginner Social Dancing

 

Music by DJ TimbaTitian

8:00pm

 

GOLDEN PACIFIC BALLROOM

Doors Open

 

Music by DJ P.A.Trix

 

Dress to Impress Social Dance Party

10:00pm

10:45pm

DIRECTLY FROM ____

 

ANNOUNCING

 

 

 

10:45pm

11:15pm

Music by DJ Warapo

11:15pm

12:00am

DIRECTLY FROM ____

 

ANNOUNCING

 

 

 

 

 

12:00am

3:00am

Music by DJ P.A.Trix

 

Music by DJ Warapo



October 21 - DAY 3 - (Saturday)

 

8:00am

11:00am

GOLDEN PACIFIC BALLROOM

Registration/Check-in

 

 

WORKSHOPS

TIME

Golden

BBBB

CCCC

DDDD

9:00am

9:55am

Salsa Cubana - men's styling

 

 

Afro-Cuban

Warmup

 

Yeselis Sanchez

 

 

Salsa body movement


Sidney Weaverling

Body Movement

warm up

 

Footwork & Rhythm

 

Maritza Baida

10:00am

11:00am

 Rueda de soUl°sa (Int/Adv)

 

 Duane Wrenn

SON (adv)

 

 

Omar Yirat

 

 

Danza Afro-Cuban Shango

 

Juan Carlos

Rueda de Casino Enchufla doble, Ronde, Adios (La Prima, La Hermana, La Familia)

 

NAME

11:10am

12:10pm

Casino Partnerwork (int)

 

 Ryan/Sidney

Franco Haitian

 

 

Yeselis Sanchez

CLASS

 

 

NAME

Rueda de Casino

Rodeo, La Flor, El Uno, Evelyn

 

 

NAME

12:20pm

1:20pm

Rumba Guaguancó


Royland & Kati Hernandez

Casino (adv)

 

Reinier Valdes

 

CLASS

 

NAME

 

 

 Rueda de Casino

Group Moves For La Rueda

 

 

NAME

1:20pm

2:15pm

Lunch Break

2:15pm

3:15pm

Afro-Timba

Partner work styling

Men & Women

 

Duane Wrenn & Kati Hernandez

 

Rueda de Casino

(Adv)

 

NAME

SON y Cha Cha Cha

 

 

Roberto Borrell 

Rueda de Casino Social Dancing Basics

 

 

 

NAME

3:25pm

4:25pm

 Casino

Dos Mujeres Con un Hombre

 

Eric Johnson 

Call your Rueda!

(build confidence in calling Casino figures)

 

 

Pirito (Vidal) Cordova 

Afro-Cuban Conga

 

 

Yeselis Sanchez

 

Casino (salsa)

 

Turning your Rueda moves into Club moves

 

NAME

4:35pm

5:35pm

Rueda Structures (Por Fuera/Torno/Cruzada)

Diana Ruiz

CLASS NAME 

NAME

Rueda de Casino (int)

 

NAME

Fundamentals

of Rumba


Kati Hernandez

3:30pm

 7:30pm

¡Timba MOB Bus!

Bus tour around San Diego, stopping at various locations doing flash mob ruedas. Locations are Old Town, Balboa Park, Gaslamp/Horton Plaza area, Mission Beach.

NOTE: LIMITED TO FIRST 60 ATTENDEES WHO REGISTER WHEN PURCHASING CONGRESS PASS

6:00pm

 8:00pm

Room ____

 

Beginner Social Dancing

 

Music by DJ TimbaTitian

5:30pm

 

 7:30pm

Orchestra sound check

7:30pm

 

 

 8:30pm

Tech Rehearsal 

9:00pm

 

GOLDEN BALLROOM

 

Doors Open

Music by DJ P.A.Trix

 

Social Dancing Opens

10:00pm

11:00pm

Performances

11:00pm

11:30pm

Music by

DJ NAME

11:30pm

1:15am

DIRECTLY FROM CUBA

 

ANNOUNCING

 

 

Manolito Simonet y su Trabuco

 

$40 per person day of

1:15am

3:00am

Music by

DJ Warapo

October 22 - DAY 4 - (Sunday)

 

9:00am

11:00am

GOLDEN PACIFIC BALLROOM

Registration/Check-in

 

WORKSHOPS

TIME

Golden

BBBB

CCCC

DDDD

10:00am

10:50am

soUl°sa Casino Drill For Timing

 

Duane Wrenn

Cubaton Warmup


Ludis Benitez

 

Salsa body movement


Sidney Weaverling

Body Movement

warm up

 

Casino/Rueda

Etiquette

 

Maritza Baida 

11:00am

12:00pm

Rueda de Casino (Adv)

 

 
NAME

 

Afro-Cuban Yoruba

 

 Royland Lobato

Columbia


Wilfredo Guilbiac

Contra-Tiempo Intro to Son y cha cha cha

 

Roberto Borrell

 

12:10pm

1:10pm

soUl°sa Casino Patterns & Combinations (Int)

 

Duane Wrenn

 

Afro-Cuban Arara

 

Juan Carlos

Rueda de Casino All Stars Style (Adv)

 

Ryan/Sidney 

CLASS

 

 

NAME

1:20pm

2:20pm

Lady Styling,

Timba con Afro

Bringing Cuban Flavor

to the Dance Floor!

 

Kati Hernandez

SON Montuno (int)

 

Roberto Borrell

Casino Partnerwork (int)

 

Wilfredo Guilbiac

 Rueda de Casino

Intro Intermediate Level

 

 

Ryan Mead

2:30pm

3:30pm

Rueda de Casino (Int)

 

NAME

Changui

Royland & Kati

Casino Partnerwork (Adv)

 

Reinier Valdes

Rueda de Casino Review and Re-cap

 

NAME

 

 

3:45pm

7:00pm

¡Rumba Beach Party!

The San Diego way - Rumba at the beach! What more can you ask for?

 

Food - YES! Transportation - YES

  

All attendees must be ready to board bus @ 3:45pm

 

Food & Drinks provided

 

*There is an additional purchase for this event. $40 per person day of

 8:00pm

12:00am

 GOLDEN BALLROOM

 

Doors Open

 

Music by DJ P.A.Trix

Music by DJ Warapo

 

 

 

Farewell

Noooooo! Last party!!! So get crazy, dance and let´s make it LEGENDARY!

But don´t worry mi gente, we will be here next year

 

** PLEASE NOTE **

THIS SCHEDULE IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE - 20170529

 

The Venue

An Urban Oasis

Town and Country Resort, a landmark resort hotel in San Diego, CA for over 60 years. The new Town and Country is a modern expression of the 1960’s Southern California vibe, relaxed, playful and connected, with service that is engaging, approachable yet unobtrusive, where everyone feels welcome and at home. Town and Country Resort has been dedicated to the comfort and satisfaction of its guests for over six decades. Our San Diego resort offers only the finest in family‐friendly lodging and accommodations and is the essence of style among hotels in Mission Valley. From expert staff, capable of answering your every request, to the beauty of lively California right outside the rooms and suites, your stay with us is sure to be unforgettable.

Town and Country Resort is centrally located in Mission Valley, just minutes to top attractions of San Diego, like Balboa Park and the world famous San Diego Zoo. Easy walking access to Fashion Valley Mall with many shops and great restaurants and San Diego Trolley providing easy access to old town, downtown and the Gas Lamp District for more fun, food and experiences.

Hotel Reservations

Rooms are ONLY $109 per night single/double

(Service fee $5 and overnight parking $8)

 

Don't wait! Call now to reserve your rooms, we have a large room block.

Mention "Cuban Dance Congress", it's better to reserve rooms early and cancel later if need too.

Reservations: 800-772-8527 Main 619-291-7131

Make your room reservations NOW! 

Town & Country Resort Hotel

 500 Hotel Circle North San Diego, CA 92108

Daily Parking: $7 per day, Overnight Parking $8