If you read our previous email you already know that Pasha and Anya from the hit show So You Think You Can Dance and Dancing with the Stars and currently starring in Broadway's Burn the Floor will be among the special guests appearing at the Congress.
We are now announcing that Luis Salgado will be attending the New York Hustle Congress and dancing in our 'Circle of Love', "Hustle for the Hounds". Come to the event and get your chance to dance with Luis.
Luis Salgado at the New York Hustle Congress
Luis didn't know that his passion for the arts would lead him on to a path of adventure and to experience his dreams.
Some of his work includes, "Traps"(PBS), created the role of Frankie Suarez in the Broadway show "The Mambo Kings." Other Theater work includes the Broadway musical "In The Heights", "Fame on 42St", "Aida", "A Chorus Line" and more. You can catch him in the films "Dirty Dancing 2 Havana nights"; "Across the universe", "American Gangster"; "Enchanted" and "Step Up 2 the streets" as Alejandro.
On February 13, 2004 Luis's hometown of Vega Alta, Puerto Rico honored him by dedicating the 18th Carnival Celebration in his name. In April 2007 he was selected "Gypsy of the Month" by Adrienne Onofri from BroadwayWorld.com and he achieved his first Drama Desk Award for "Outstanding Ensemble" with the hit musical "In The Heights". In May of 2007, "Latino Leaders" selected him as one of the hottest names in the world of professional theater on the NY stages.
With an intense vision in the optimistic possibilities of art, Luis has developed Revolucion Latina, a movement that celebrates human success and growth, in particular of the Latino artists and performers, who with their choices and actions are great role models for others.
Join us for the hottest Multi-Generational dance parties in New York with the very best Hustle dancers. Our very last Wed Night will be the return of The Haunted Hustle at The Hub @ 412 This Wed. October 27 THE HAUNTED HUSTLE RETURNS! with DJ NELSON 'Paradise' ROMAN We could not have a Haunted Hustle in 2020 due to Covid restrictions and conditions but this year we are back!! Click the link below to see some photos from past Haunted Hustle parties with our fabulous dancing friends through the years! HAUNTED HUSTLE THROUGH THE YEARS! 1st Place Prize for the 'bravest' costume in honor of all that we have survived over the last year. Free Admission Passes to our new MONDAY NIGHT HUSTLE party at The Hub for 2nd and 3rd place. $15 Admission 8:30pm-12:30am * Costumes are appreciated but not required. Bottles of water will be available for sale. There will not be a bar but you can BYOB. As per NYC Mandates, VACCINATION CARDS or Photos of your Card or EXCELSIOR ACTIVE PA
It's been 9 years since we lost Arte Philips from our lives but never from our hearts and memories. He left an irreplaceable void in our community but his humor, heart, intelligence, talent, creativity and charisma will remain a part of us forever. I was honored when he agreed to join me in teaching the hustle class and to dance a spontaneous lead follow hustle at Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night's Swing years ago. We miss you so much, Arte. RIP Arte Philips and Lori at Midsummer Night's Swing
MILLENNIUM DANCE PARTIES @ CLUB 412 every 2nd & 3rd Saturday of the month 3 separate rooms for Dancing, 3 fantastic DJs! THIS SATURDAY, MARCH 13 DJ JOHNNY OOO in the Hustle Room DJ FRANKLIN AYALA in the Salsa Room DJ PETER in the Ballroom CLUB 412 412 8th Ave bet W30/31, 4th fl $15 Admission includes choice of free lesson 8-9pm Dancing 9pm-1am/2am in the Hustle Room 1/2 block from subways and trains See you there! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ *mark your calendars for our 9th Annual Millennium Dance Anniversary Party, Saturday, May 22nd @ the 92nd Street Y ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Don't miss this year's 6th Annual New York Hustle Congress Labor Day weekend, Sept 2-6, 2010 *The best year yet!