Latin Krazy Team
Latin Krazy Team
The Latin Krazy team, aim to bring Salsa dancing to all, through our Salsa dance classes we aim to take you from complete beginner up to improver and onto advanced level, plus we can also train you for competitions and shows.
Corporate and private classes available , one person, couples, groups and Hen Parties just email for an estimate and to book.
WEEKLY NIGHTS, WORKSHOPS , PARTIES AND HOLIDAYS
Latin Krazy is not just about the Salsa classes and Latin Music but the whole concept of a GREAT Latin night, with the
best Dj’s and Bands we offer the whole package.
Every night with Latin Krazy is a party night that you won't want to end. Teaching you all you need to know to dance, playing the best music there is for you to dance to with Salsa, Bachata, Merengue and Reggaeton bringing you the best
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, 22 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.
Dancer/Teacher , Performer , Fashion Designer, Costume Maker
Performing from an early age Natalie J Watterson has a history with music, dance and theatre. With a passion for all genres her favourites are rhythm tap, Salsa and Bachata.
A friendly face on the UK scene for over 20 years, Natalie has taught and performed both in partnerships (Phillip Langlais Salsa on1 and on2, Simon Lord Bachata) and solo.
She works globally, invited to teach in the UK, Europe, the middle East, India and throughout Asia.
Invited to teach, perform and often to take her place on the judging panel. Assisting with choreography and performing in music videos such as ‘She Said’ (Plan B) and films ‘Cuban Fury’.
In addition to dancing and teaching, Natalie is also a highly respected Costume Designer for dancers, having worked as Couture designer for Chrisanne Clover with the worlds top Ballroom and Latin dancers, dancers from the Salsa and Bachata circuit and on films such as ‘Mamma Mia 2’.
Having been a part of the Latin Krazy Family for over 9 years, she is a long standing member of the teaching staff and much loved by all.
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.
Miguel Tu Bachata
DJ KEVIN GATO :
RESIDENT DJ AND PROMOTER LATIN KRAZY @ BAR SALSA TEMPLE
Kevin Arenas-Martinez aka Dj Gato was born on the 10th of July 1987 in Hackney, London. Raised in Hackney but originally of Colombian heritage. He initially became interested in a career within the music industry due to a close friend Dj Don Juan, who helped and guided him to become one of the hottest prospects to come through the Uk Latin scene. Dj Gato has become a regular face on the Latin scene, as well as being a promoter and a top Dj that produces consistency throughout his gigs around the UK as well as Europe, specialising in Latin and
Urban Genres. Although his interest in music dates back for some time now, he wasnt able to make an official start to his djing career until 2007. He has learnt from some of the best Dj's in the latin UK scene, especially learning his do's and dont's. His first major event where he played was Noches De Impacto on the 17th August at one of London's most known clubs...Mass Club. Within his short but extremely successful career Dj Gato has played at most of Londons top venues which include, Ministry Of Sound, Fridge, SeOne, Fire, Embassy, Colosseum, Pacha, Mass Club & Sway. His list of venues also include, La Piragua (Angel Islington) The Junction (Highbury & Islington) The Cuban (Camden Town) Amazonica (Brixton) The Yatch Club (Embankment) Tropicana (Seven Sisters). As well as being a major hit within the UK, Dj Gato has also played in Ayia Napa (Cyprus). Currently working with a Uk Latin Crew, En La Zona Records that promises to be a major hit in the near future.
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
2 HOURS OF DANCE CLASSES
3 LEVELS OF SALSA ( IN MAIN ROOM )
2 LEVELS OF BACHATA ( IN BACHATA ROOM )
PLUS THE BEST NIGHT OF DANCE AND PARTY IN TOWN
JOIN US EACH WEEK !