Karin, Miss Latin K
Salsa Dance Teacher / Promoter / Manager
The founder of Latin Krazy,
I wanted to have a team of teachers that are diverse in their styles, and teaching, and are good with people, and with this team I have achieved that.”
A teacher and promoter now for 22 years, I love teaching Salsa,
I remember being a student and the buzz I got out of each class, I've got a passion for Salsa dancing and now want to pass it on. Not only is great to dance but also keeps
you fit and you make a lot of friends, many of my closest friends are all from my work in the Salsa scene.
I have since danced in many countries around the world from Paris to Madrid , Hong Kong and Brasil, Italy, Cuba, Mexico , Dominican Republic, Eygpt and more.
Karin has taught Salsa dancing in London mainly at such places as Pineapple studios, Bar Cuba , Bar Salsa soho and Bar Salsa Temple
Havana Central, Little Havana, The Chapel Bar, Y.M.C.A.to name a few. Karin has also managed shows such as Exotica and many club nights,
I have worked with most of the top salsa artists in London, and also Lambada, and Samba performers,( from a whole samba school at DTPM's Birthday Bash,) Cafe De Paris,
Emporium, Promoting Corona in Ibiza,
Plus work as an extra in numerous films, involving Salsa dancers, Also was part of the BBC1 Salsa ident. Notting Hill Carnival 2010.
I love the whole Latin Scene , as part of my work I am manager at Salsa ! and one of my jobs is to bring the best Latin entertainment to the club, be it Dj's , Live Bands or
Dance Shows, We have a multitude of talent in the Uk
I am still at Bar Salsa Soho on Saturdays and the new Bar Salsa Temple on Thursdays, 23 years and still going strong ,
I feel very blessed.
Sami Cali Style Salsa
Born in Cali in Colombia, Sami was part of the dynamic duo Sami and Pilar. Sami is the UK Salsa Championship of 2008 and 'Top Newcomer' in the Salsa-Central 2009 awards.
Sami is well known for fun, spectacular shows with incredibly fast footwork and acrobatic tricks and dips. He has a solid performing arts background in ballet, contemporary and
salsa, and has been trained by 3 x World Salsa Champions, Ricardo Murrillo & Viviana Vargas from Colombia.
Sami also had a dance partner in Roxy Stanton and together they set up dance companies and troupes that have also performed in the Uk and Europe.
For the last 10 years Sami had been teaching and performing at all the major congresses and salsa events in the UK and in Europe,
Sami is considered one of the founders of Cali Style Salsa in The UK and certainly had a hand in maintaining its growing popularity.
Sami is resident Team teacher at Latin Krazy every Thursday at Bar Salsa Temple and a well respected and talented teacher.
Most widely known as an expert in salsa and bachata -
teaching dynamic footwork patterns that can be used on the dance floor not just for shows.
With over 15 years teaching experience in Cali Style Salsa, Dominican and
Cali Style Bachata and Bachata Bolero.
Nadeem has taught all around the UK and Europe and has taught students from beginners to teacher level.
Nadeem is a welcome addition to the Latin Krazy Team and we know you will all give him a warm welcome ,
Nadeem has proved to be a hit with our students in both Cali , Salsa and Dominican Bachata, its great to have such an all rounder on the team.
Brandy Baila RD
I was born in Santo Domingo and dancing has been always part of my life. Since a very young age Bachata was my passion,
shaping my knowledge in different styles, such as flow batey, traditional Bachata as well as dembow and traditional merengue.
Miss Latin K
DJ MAURO CANGRI :
RESIDENT DJ AND PROMOTER LATIN KRAZY @ BAR SALSA TEMPLE
Dj Mauro has been with the Latin Krazy team for many years now and has really helped to make this night grow, moving with the night to bar Salsa Temple and a lot more space meant more dancers and the team certainly managed to fill the space each week,
Mauro plays in many venues up and down the country with his perfect blend of Salsa ,Bachata and much ore, he can keep the dance floor full from beginning to end