DANCE LESSONS

Private Lessons

Private lessons are a great way to quickly accelerate your dance level and ensure proper dance technique by getting individual attention. This is the BEST and FASTEST way to becoming an awesome dancer! PRICING: Students:  (with valid Student ID)
  • 1 Student = $30/hr
  • 2 Students = $40/hr
  • 3+ Students = $10/student/hr
  • 4 Lessons, 1 Student = $100
  • 4 Lessons, 2 Students = $120
Public:
  • 1 Person = $40/hr
  • 2 People = $50/hr
  • 3+ People = $15/person/hr
  • 4 Lessons, 1 Person = $120
  • 4 Lessons, 2 People = $160

Group Lessons

“Become a Latin Dancer in 4 Weeks” Group classes start July 9th!
Group lessons provide a fun, social, learning environment where you can meet new people to practice with and dance with at clubs or parties! These are offered through the OU Latin Dance Club at the University of Oklahoma Student Union twice a semester.Session 1: “Intensive Salsa Training” Beginner Class Learn the fundamentals of salsa dancing in our beginner class, such as: timing, basic step, side step, Susie Q, right and left turns as individuals and in partner work, cross body lead, and fun dips! Intermediate Class Improve on your basics with some amazing footwork, styling, and fancy turn patterns including: lady’s and men’s styling, cross body lead inside/outside turns, hand tosses, copas, directional changes, and fun tricks and dips!   Session 2: “Become a Latin Dancer in 4 Weeks” Beginner Class Learn the fundamentals of salsa, merengue, bachata, and chachacha dancing in our beginner class, such as: timing, basic step, side step, Susie Q, right and left turns as individuals and in partner work, cross body lead, and fun dips! Intermediate Class Improve on your basics with some amazing footwork, styling, and fancy turn patterns including: lady’s and men’s styling, cross body lead inside/outside turns, hand tosses, copas, directional changes, and fun tricks and dips!   Logistics:
  • 1 Hour Class, once a week
  • 4 Classes per session
  • $20/session, or $7/individual class
  • No partner necessary, we will continuously switch partners
  • Classes are normally conducted on carpet, so wear shoes that will slide easily on carpet
  • Wear comfortable clothes
  • Open to the general public, you do not need to be an OU student.

Special Events

Hire Salsa Maritza to teach or perform at your special events! She has experience teaching in front of groups larger than 100 and performing at various events such as: weddings, salsa conventions, academic classrooms, conferences, and much more. REGISTER

Latin Dance Club

Salsa Maritza co-founded the Latin Dance Club at the University of Oklahoma in 2008. Since then, she has supported the group at their large events and has taught their salsa, merengue, bachata, and cha cha cha workshops. If you are interested in attending these affordable workshops, please contact Salsa Maritza, or the Latin Dance Club at latindanceclub@ou.edu. You can add The Latin Dance Club on Facebook to stay informed on their upcoming events at:  LDC OU. REGISTER