|DATE OF EVENT
||Usually held on certain Fridays though occasionally
on a Saturday.
Main Calendar for exact dates.
||Doors open 9:00 PM for turn pattern class with
MDN instructor. Social dancing runs from 10:00 PM to 1:30 AM.
|Held at the Polish National Home, 215 Cleveland
Avenue, Harrison, NJ, 07029.
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Travel instructions are below.
Local On 2 instructor and performer
Marcus Nieves of
the MDN Latin Dance Studio .
Phone 201-388-7832. Email
MarcusDNieves@aol.com . Web site
|TYPE OF EVENT & VENUE
This is a salsa social presented by an "On 2" dance studio, but all salsa
dancers are invited. It is held in a large hall with a lot of dancing space, a
2000 square foot wooden dance floor which is "medium speed" and plenty of
extra space for relaxing and socializing with tables and chairs.
There is a full cash bar. Plenty of free parking.
||Almost entirely pure classic salsa
plus a little cha cha, bachata & merengue.
||Yes. They are listed on our
||Usually salsa DJ Ray
Colon of U-Neek-Sounds Entertainment or guest DJ. See our
Main Calendar for DJ for a particular night.
||Large wooden dance floor which is "medium
||Regular admission is $15.
|BEVERAGES AND FOOD
||Full cash bar with beer, wine and cocktails plus
non-alcoholic beverages at reasonable prices. BYOB, no coolers.
||Casual but neat.
Mostly "New York On 2" timing and style plus people of all timings are
||This pure salsa social is presented by
Marcus Nieves of
MDN Latin Dance Studio in New
has been a performer and instructor in our NY/NJ mambo scene for years.
In the past he performed with “Fuerza Latina Dancers” in
many events around the tri-state area, which provided him the exposure he
needed to be recognized in the dance scene. In 2000, Marcus began
dancing under Nelson Flores and
his dance team “Descarga Latina Dance Company” which opened the
opportunity for him to take part in the off-Broadway show
“Latin Madness”. In late 2002, Marcus worked as one of the “Copa
Boys” for the world famous
“Copacabana” and in 2003 he become a member of the
“Eddie Torres Dance Company”
for which he continues to dance and tour around the world.
This social is a meeting place for dancers of all levels to party to
the sounds of classic DJ Ray Colon
and to hang out with other partners and dancers who share the same passion
for dancing mambo.
|HOW TO GET THERE
||Held at the Polish National Home, 215
Cleveland Avenue, Harrison, NJ, 07029.
Click Here For Map
. To get there by car from Manhattan: Take the Lincoln Tunnel
to New Jersey. Then get on Route 3 and then onto Route 21 South.
Then get onto Interstate 280 East and take the first exit which is
Harrison. At the end of the exit ramp, make a left at the light.
On your right you'll see the Polish National Home. There's plenty of
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MDN Latin Dance Studio teaches beginner, intermediate and advanced
classes in On 2 mambo. It is located at 289 Main Street in the State
Belleville, NJ 07109. Phone 201-451-0876 and 201-388-7832.
Email MarcusDNieves@aol.com .
Web site www.MarcusNieves.com .