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Midtown Dance

Free weekly summer dance classes
Participants dance outdoors in Greeley Square Plaza in Midtown Manhattan.

On Tuesday and Thursday evenings through September 1, enjoy free outdoor dance classes in the heart of Midtown. Whether dancing solo or with a partner, sticking to salsa or branching out into a brand-new style, there’s something for all interests and abilities! Hosted and produced by Talia Castro Pozo.

Social Salsa

2022 Lineup
Tuesdays, 6pm-8pm
Herald Square Plaza

Learn new moves from New York City’s finest salsa instructors, then show off your style on the dance floor with a full hour of social dancing! Participants are welcome to bring their own partner, continue to dance solo, or dance with someone new!

7/5: Talia Castro Pozo and Adriel Flete with DJ John John
7/12: Manny Davis with DJ Jimmy Anton
7/19: Ernesto Palma with DJ Franklin Ayala
7/26: Claudio Reynoso with DJ Alex El Maestro
8/2: Hunter Houde with DJ Gael *6:30-8pm*
8/9: Stanley Cruz with DJ Willie Sabrosura *6:30-8pm*
 8/16: Ron Prokopez with DJ Lenin
 8/23: Frank Muhel with DJ John John
 8/30: Talia and Marlon Mills with DJ Jimmy Anton

Mucho(s) Estilo(s)

2022 Lineup
Thursdays, 6pm-7pm
Herald Square Plaza

Learn a new dance style, in style from New York City’s most eclectic instructors. From Swing to Salsa, Mambo to Afro and many more!

5/19: West Side Story Mambo
5/26: Bachata Fancy Footwork
6/2: Latin Fusion
6/9: Swing Shim Sham
6/16: Salsa Fancy Footwork
6/23: West Coast Swing
6/30: Son Cubano
7/7: Venezuelan Joropo
7/14: Afro Dance
7/21: Salsa Calena
7/28: Afro Peruvian Mix
8/4: Caribbean Dance
8/11: Pachanga
8/18: Reggaeton
8/25: Cha Cha and Boogaloo
9/1: Afro Fusion