Dance Bachata! Level 1

4 week class series

4 week series: $45 // OR Class DropIn: $15

Class starts Saturday, November 23!

7:30 - 8:30pm

Gateway Dance Theatre


Beginning Bachata

Come enjoy this hip-moving Dance Bachata! Level 1 class!


This Dominican Republic-based dance is a loved social club partner dance. Come get confident in this dance style with one of our new and excellent instructors, Joel Reyes.

This class will meet at Gateway Dance Theatre for a one hour class. Then, optionally you can also go out social dancing with Joel after the class and practice your new skills!

No partner necessary, but be prepared to lead or follow based on class balance. No drop-ins allowed after WEEK 1.

Class Dates:


November 23, 2019 to December 14, 2019

Optional social dancing afterwards.

7:30 - 8:30pm

Class Location:

Gateway Dance Theatre (in the East Village)

315 East 5th. St. Suite 12

Des Moines IA, 50309

Special items to bring:

Smooth soled shoes or dance socks, water bottle

Dance Bachata! Level 1

Upgrade from DropIn to Series: $30
About the Instructor, Joel Reyes

Joel originally hails from Mexico, and has danced Latin partner dance in Houston, Minnesota and Des Moines. He’s studied with Melanie Gella, Karen Rose and Monolo from Mambo Soul.


Joel enjoys dancing Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia and Zouk…and mixing the styles to create a seamless flow! 

He brings his love and passion for dance—plus his desire to help students have the tools and skills they ned to feel confident interacting in a social dance setting—while having fun and moving fluidly to the music.

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