Salsa and Latin Festival

23rd July 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 24th July 2016 @ 3:00 am
Hereford Left Bank
Syanna Farr
01432 357753

We are hosting the largest Latin Dance Event ever in Hereford, a true festival to all forms of Latin Dance with some funkier street style adaptations thrown in.



Moe Flex – The Biggest smile in Salsa!!

‘Mr Cuban Salsa UK!’ Enrique Perez Valdes 

Nigel May ‘Glasto Latino’

Latin Brothers Edwin Rodriguez Ovalle 

Just Latin Salsa Crew

We are bringing together the BEST Teachers / Instructors / Dj’s for this event, a serious cast of international artists!
All our Instructors are here for the whole event, both Classes and Dj sets, they will be available to Social Dance with you

During the day there will be Classes and Workshops running from 2PM to 6PM (Absolute Beginners Workshop starts 11AM)
Moes Funky Salsa Steps, Salsa 3 Levels, Bachata 2Levels, Kizomba 3 Level Workshop, Cuban Masterclass, Ladies Styling, Salsa Fusion & Musicality
There will also be Latin Music played outside at the Left Bank all day with performances, live drumming & Latin Food to purchase. This is totally FREE

Tickets for the whole event are £25 (£20 NUS) In Advance (More on the door)
Tickets for the Evening Only are £15 in Advance (More on the door)
Tickets are available from De Koffie Pot

Come and join us and people from all over the country at The Left Bank, 23rd July, Learn from the best & Party into the night!

Moe Flex Mauricio Reyes Nigel MayEnrique Perez Valdes Edwin Rodriguez Ovalle
Moe Flex – The Biggest smile in Salsa!! A leading authority in the field of dance, an Internationally recognised Dance Teacher and Choreographer who takes his workshops to shows, congress’ and festivals all over the world.

By adding his own unique flavour he makes every dance experience a memorable one, a really inspiring and motivational role model for all performing artists.

Moe has worked with 50 Cent, Tim Westwood, Guy Ritchie & Madonna amongst other high profile dance projects. Currently touring the world, Cuba, Moscow, Italy, Croatia, Los Angeles & this month HEREFORD!!!

Mauricio Reyes – The Godfather of Latin in the Midlands and particularly Birmingham, originally from Guatamala, Mauricio has built his reputation as the ‘Hardest Working Man in Salsa’.

He is the founder of Latin Motion Events and a multi award winning Dance Instructor and DJ. Working all over the world in the month of July including Cuba, Spain & of course HEREFORD! No party is Complete without Mauricio.

Nigel May – No Dance event is complete without Nigel May!!

A regular at Latin Events all over the Country and the World plus being Resident Teacher at Glastonburys ‘Glasto Latino’

Nigel is an absolute crowd pleaser with his energetic merengue routines and huge sense of humour.

Everyones favourite party animal! Nigel is also extremely accomplished in Street Dance and has choreographed for Nike amongst other major clients

Enrique Perez Valdes – Or as we like to say ‘Mr Cuban Salsa UK!’ and promoter of the UK Cuban Salsa Congress, London. Enrique also runs Salsa Explosion in Bournemouth and is a passionate dance teacher & DJ, this is a rare opportunity, there is probably no bigger name in all forms of Cuban Dance in this country.

Originally from Havana, we are honored!

Edwin Rodriguez Ovalle (Latin Brothers) – Edwin is destined to be a huge star on the UK dance scene, having only been in England 3 Months he is already gaining a massive reputation on the Latin Dance Circuit, having already blown people away at events in Birmingham and most notably in London at the prestigiuos Mambo City event, we are extremely lucky to have him teach and perform in Hereford. From Mexico City and schooled in dance all his life this man is a stunning performer and his Cha Cha class is not to be missed!

Just Latin Salsa Crew – Many Many years of Teaching Salsa from beginners to Advanced, JLS have been running very successful dance classes, workshops & events alongside Nigel May and have been an inspiration for us at Wild West Salsa, Organised, Professional & Fun! (Jan Horton, Nigel Taylor & Kaz Taylor)

Jo Kryulko – The rising star of Ladies Styling!  Jo works at Salsa events far and wide, all the large serious events now hire Jo for her Lively, Energetic and professional approach, Ladies you really are in for a treat with 2 Levels of Class on Offer

Frankie Hylton – Our resident Kizomba Instructor, Frankie cut his teeth at Birmighams legendary Latin Motion Events and is building a solid and deserved reputation as the go to man for this powerful and sexy form of dance

Landing Mane – Internationally renowned drummer originally from Senegal, he is a regular at Festivals including WOMAD and appears at dance events around the world.  And luckily for us he now lives in Hereford!