Viva la Salsa with Jaime Ruiz & Mambo Loco
Viva la Salsa! A celebration of Cuban culture and dance at Guild Hall.
The night will begin with a brief Cuban Salsa lesson led by Jaime Ruiz followed by a free-form Salsa party with the pulsing sounds of Mambo Loco.
Put on your heels and get ready to salsa!
Cuban Salsa with Jaime Ruiz is presented in partnership with Guild Hall, OLA, Southampton Cultural Center and Jaime Ruiz.
Jaime Ruiz has been a student of dance for over 30 years. He belonged to two professional Dance Troupes in Chile in the 1980s: Ballet Famosos and Abaraxas jr. He performed regularly with them on Channel 13 programs ‘Sabados Guigantes’ and ‘Exito’.
Jaime studied Jazz, Hip Hop and Contemporary dance as well as Salsa at the Tramaz Academy in Santiago, Chile. He got his certificate in Cuban Salsa from the famous Mangosta Academy in Santiago.
He has been teaching Cuban Salsa for the past 12 years.