san tropez Salsa Group, Dance classes Montreal

Tueday Feb 6. 6pm – Reserve here

Step into the vibrant world of Afro-Cuban rhythms and movement with our captivating choreography dance class, “Rhythms Unveiled: Afro-Cuban.” This exhilarating and culturally rich dance experience invites you to explore the intoxicating fusion of African and Cuban traditions, celebrating the vibrant tapestry of Afro-Cuban culture through dance. Join a supportive and inclusive community of fellow dancers who share your passion for Afro-Cuban culture and dance.

Led by Moris Alvarenga.

Tuesday Feb. 6 – 7pm – Reserve here

Elevate your dance experience and step into a world of confidence, style, and elegance with our electrifying choreography class, “Glamour and Grace: Heels Dance.” This empowering dance experience invites you to strut your stuff, discover your inner diva, and master the art of dancing in high heels like a true sensation. “Glamour and Grace: Heels Dance” is all about embracing your individuality and expressing your inner diva. This class provides a supportive environment where you can confidently express yourself.

Led by Denica.

Tuesday Feb. 6 – 7pm – Reserve here

“Burlesque Babes” is a tantalizing dance choreography that caters to individuals of all backgrounds and dance levels. Whether you’re a seasoned performer or a newcomer to the world of burlesque, this class promises an unforgettable journey of self-discovery and body positivity.

Led by Sonia Kyriacou.

Tuesday Feb. 6 – 8:30pm – Reserve here

Embark on a rhythmic journey that ignites your passion for dance and sweeps you off your feet with our enchanting choreography class, “Salsa & Bachata Fusion: Rhythm and Romance.” This class invites you to discover the irresistible allure of Latin dance by merging the energetic salsa with the sensual bachata, creating a harmonious blend of rhythm and romance.

Led by Sonia Kyriacou and Moris Alvarenga.

Friday February 9 – 7:00 p.m. – Reserve here

Immerse yourself in the thrilling rhythms of Latin Fusion, a dance show that skillfully blends Latin dance, reggaeton, and hip hop!

Directed by Manii Garcia

Saturday February 10 – 12:30pm – Reserve here

Embrace your femininity and dance with confidence in ‘Ladies Styling’! Join our audition to become part of a team that celebrates the beauty of individual expression.

Directed by Valentina Diaz

Student Dance Team Performance Groups

Since November 1999 Sonia, the director of the San Tropez Dance School trains and directs groups of students to perform at school events and who may eventually audition to perform with the professional troupe. In regular rehearsals the members of these teams start learning an all-Salsa or Bachata repertoire and train in the art of group performance or learning the different styles.

The student dance teams training program starts every few months and its auditions are open to everyone. It takes time and effort, but working as a team all the members of the new troupe have the opportunity to become great performers. To all of them we wish good luck, and… see you on stage!

The San Tropez Dance Teams have performed at the Los Angeles, Miami, Puerto Rico, San Francisco, Bermuda, Toronto and Montreal Salsa Convention for the past 20 years plus. The dancers of San Tropez have won the admiration of the public from here and abroad. Take this opportunity to become a part of a team that can take as far as your inspirations !!


Q. I am eligible to audition?

A. If you have reached the intermediate or advanced level, and are comfortable improvising when you dance socially and have some experience either in demonstrations, exhibitions or any type of performance you are welcome to audition. Any technical training is also an asset.

Q. What happens at the audition?

A. You will be shown a simple choreography that you must learn fairly quickly. You will dance this routine in small groups. You will also be required to dance a partnership Salsa or Bachata with the partner (or partners). If you are trying a solo style, then you may be asked to freestyle.

Q. Who, and how are members chosen?

A. The dancers chosen will be those that in the view of the committee, will best perform as a team. While dance proficiency is important, the ability to work within a team is even more so. The overall attitude of the performer, as well as his/her presence, projection and confidence will be factors in the choices of the selection committee.

Q. Who teaches the Student Dance Choreographies?

A. The dance teams are directed by Sonia and Moris, our dance studio directors. Occasionally, there are guest teachers as well.

Q. When are the rehearsals? Are there any extra practices?

A. Apart from the weekly rehearsals, a minimum of one extra practice is booked during the week at a time agreed upon by the dancers and subject to studio availability.

Q. Where do the Student Dance Teams perform?

A. The dance teams represents San Tropez at international events as well as local events as well as the Montreal Salsa Convention and the Montreal Bachata Festival. They also perform at smaller events such as our monthly Bailamos party.

Q. Are there any other expenses involved?

A. Yes there is a fee for the training. You must also be able to finance your own costume, shoes, rehearsal space and travel expenses if necessary.