Baychata Dance Academy

International Bachata Sensual Training is now available at Baychata Dance Academy. Jorge & Aroa, international bachata sensual artists from Barcelona, Spain will be living in the Bay Area for a 6-month period to train bachata dancers at our academy. They will be teaching courses both at San Jose and San Francisco dance studios. Take advantage of this amazing opportunity and register for your 8-week course today.

More info are available here: Baychata Dance Academy Link

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First International Bachata Sensual Academy in Bay Area, California featuring Jorge & Aroa from Barcelona, Spain. They will be teaching 8-week bachata courses at San Jose and San Francisco dance studios. Please have a look at our site for more details:
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Artist Biography

Aroa Alvarado is an international professional bachata dancer. She has 11 years of dancing experience with her partner Jorge Iglesias. Together, they are @jorgeyaroabachata Bachata Sensual instructors with Korke and Judith training program. They received certification in all courses and mastery. Aroa Alvarado was born in Cadiz (the birthplace of bachata sensual). She currently resides in Barcelona, Spain and travels around the world loving and enjoying her work in festivals.

Jorge is a professional dancer with more than 14 years of experience. He was born in Cádiz where he began to learn various dance styles that have made his training very versatile. Together with his partner Aroa they travel around the world showing their style and showing their quality on stage. He has an extensive history as a competitor with several important awards at the national level and in addition to several courses and certifications as a teacher.

Special Recognition:

– bachatea world finalists (choreography)
– runner-up on several occasions in Sobretodo bachata (choreography)
– bachatart champions spain
– bachatart world runners-up (choreo)
– invictus national champions (choreo)
– second and third place in bachata star (improvisation)

Dance Academy Locations

San Jose Location:

3550 Stevens Creek Blvd #130, San Jose, CA 95117

San Francisco Location:

Sunset Movement Arts Studio
1647 Taraval St, San Francisco, CA 94116

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Courses Available

Sensual Foundations (SJ and SF)
Sensual Flow (SJ and SF)
Couples Performance Team (SJ)
Leads Styling & Footwork (SJ)
Follows Styling & Footwork (SJ)
Traditional Bachata Cadence (SF)
Body Awareness & Isolations (SF)