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Upcoming
Salsa Pittsburgh/Cabaret Events

 

Friday, September 28, 2018
Kick-Off Party for FTLOB Fall Bachata Experience
Greer Cabaret Theater
DJ Tay - DJ Jeff

 


Friday, October 19, 2018
A Night of Charanga Music
Greer Cabaret Theater
DJ Jeff Shirey

 


Friday, November 2, 2018
10-Year Anniversary
of Salsa Fridays
Greer Cabaret Theater
Jose Fajardo Jr. and his Charanga Band from Miami, FL



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Salsa Fridays DJ Schedule
Greer Cabaret Theater

 

 

Welcome to Salsa Pittsburgh

Jeff & Colleen Shirey

Salsa Pittsburgh was created in October 2000 by Jeff & Colleen Shirey. They have been teaching and promoting salsa events since 1999. Jeff was the Pittsburgh Cityguides Correspondent for salsaweb.com from 1999 to 2008, then established salsapittsburgh.com in 2008 as a way to provide salsa dancing related information to the local salsa dance community. This website is a guide that focuses primarily on salsa activities in the Pittsburgh, PA area.

Click on the following bookmarks to view our Announcements, Weekly Events, Future Events, and Regional Events.
For information on Salsa Bands, Clubs, DJ's, Instructors and Social Dances, click on our navigational bar above. Our Event Calendars display several months of entertainment at a glance.

Hosted By: Jeff & Colleen Shirey (About Us)
Contact Info: salsajeff@comcast.net, 412-881-9237
Page last updated: Sunday, September 23, 2018



ANNOUNCEMENTS [Back to Top]

Note to DJ's, Bands, and Instructors: To list your local event, please send an e-mail to Jeff Shirey. Events will only be listed on this website if you send us a personal e-mail with your event details. If you already have a recurring event listed on our website, please inform us of any cancellations or time changes due to holidays, weather, etc.

 

Kick-Off Party for FTLOB Fall Festival at the Cabaret on Friday, September 28, featuring a free Bachata lesson by instructors, Dima and Liza from Israel...and two DJ's - DJ Tay and DJ Jeff Shirey.

FTLOB Fall Festival being held September 28 - 30...click here for Facebook Invitation.

New Cabaret DJ/Event Schedule for remainder of 2018 can be accessed HERE.

Caliente Night with Gloria Rodriguez Ransom and Marlon Silva at Caliente Pizza & Draft House on Saturday, September 29...see below for more details

Steel City Kizomba Festival 2018 being held from October 12-14...click here for Facebook Invitation.

A Night of Charanga Music at the Cabaret on Friday, October 19.

10-Year Anniversary of Salsa Fridays at the Cabaret on Friday, November 2, featuring live Charanga band from Miami, Jose Fajardo Jr. Y Su Orquesta.



WEEKLY EVENTS [Back to Top]

Tuesday, September 25
Salsa on the Rooftop - Distrikt Hotel
453 Boulevard of the Allies (Downtown)
Outdoor dancing on the Distrikt Hotel rooftop (Weather permitting) from 8:00 - 10:00 pm. Salsa Lesson at 8:00 pm by Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Dancing follows until 10:00 pm. No Cover.


Thursday, September 27
Insomnia
810 Brookline Blvd (Brookline)
New night on Thursdays beginning July 26. $3.00 mini-lesson at 9:45 pm taught by Los Sabrosos. Dance from 10:00 pm - 1:00 am to music by DJ Pirata. No Cover.

Thursday, September 27
Olive or Twist
140 6th St (Downtown)
New night on Thursdays beginning August 2, 2018. Arthur Murray Beginner lesson at 9:30 pm. DJ music until 1:30 am. $5.00 cover.


Friday, September 28
Greer Cabaret Theater
655 Penn Ave (7th & Penn-Downtown)
Special Event Tonight - Kick-Off Party for FTLOB Fall Bachata Festival featuring two DJ's and a free Bachata lesson by instructors, Dima and Liza from Israel
. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents Salsa Fridays at Cabaret at Theater Square. Free dance lesson taught by Dima and Liza from 10:00 - 10:30 pm.. Music by DJ Tay and DJ Jeff follows lesson and ends at 1:30 am. Age 21 and over. $5.00 cover.


Friday, September 28 - Sunday, September 30
For the Love of Bachata Experience, Fall Edition
Art & Style Dance Studio
318 Butler St (Etna)

Workshops/Social Dances featuring Bachata Instructors, Dima & Liza from Israel and Edwin and Dakota from NYC. Friday Kick-Off Dance at the Cabaret, Saturday/Sunday Afternoon Workshops at Art & Style Dance Studio from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm both days.. Saturday night dance at Art & Style from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am with DJ Tay and DJ Jeff
Complete details on Facebook Invitation HERE.

Saturday, September 29
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
VIP Salsa Nights with DJ Pirata every Saturday. $3.00 mini-lesson from 9:30 - 10:00 pm taught by Los Sabrosos. Dance from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am to music by DJ Pirata. $7.00 cover. BYOB.

Saturday, September 29
Wighman School Community Building
5604 Solway St - 3rd Floor (Squirrel Hill)
Salsa at The Studio at Wightman. Salsa/Bachata Social Dance every Saturday from 10:00 pm - 1:00 am. Event is held in conjunction with a weekly Swing Dance. Swing dance in the gym, Salsa/Bachata in dance studio across from gym. $8.00 cover.


Tuesday, October 2
Salsa on the Rooftop - Distrikt Hotel
453 Boulevard of the Allies (Downtown)
Outdoor dancing on the Distrikt Hotel rooftop (Weather permitting) from 8:00 - 10:00 pm. Salsa Lesson at 8:00 pm by Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Dancing follows until 10:00 pm. No Cover.


Thursday, October 4
Insomnia
810 Brookline Blvd (Brookline)
New night on Thursdays beginning July 26. $3.00 mini-lesson at 9:45 pm taught by Los Sabrosos. Dance from 10:00 pm - 1:00 am to music by DJ Pirata. No Cover.

Thursday, October 4
Olive or Twist
140 6th St (Downtown)
New night on Thursdays beginning August 2, 2018. Arthur Murray Beginner lesson at 9:30 pm. DJ music until 1:30 am. $5.00 cover.


Friday, October 5
Greer Cabaret Theater
655 Penn Ave (7th & Penn-Downtown)
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents Salsa Fridays at Cabaret at Theater Square. Free dance lesson taught by Jeff & Colleen Shirey from 10:00 - 10:30 pm.. Music by DJ Carlton follows lesson and ends at 1:30 am. Age 21 and over. $5.00 cover.


Saturday, October 6
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
VIP Salsa Nights with DJ Pirata every Saturday. $3.00 mini-lesson from 9:30 - 10:00 pm taught by Los Sabrosos. Dance from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am to music by DJ Pirata. $7.00 cover. BYOB.

Saturday, October 6
Wighman School Community Building
5604 Solway St - 3rd Floor (Squirrel Hill)
Salsa at The Studio at Wightman. Salsa/Bachata Social Dance every Saturday from 10:00 pm - 1:00 am. Event is held in conjunction with a weekly Swing Dance. Swing dance in the gym, Salsa/Bachata in dance studio across from gym. $8.00 cover.



FUTURE EVENTS [Back to Top]

Saturday, September 29
Caliente Pizza & Draft House
225 Commercial Ave (Aspinwall)
Caliente Night with Gloria Rodriguez Ransom and Marlon Silva. Basic dance lesson from 9:30 - 10:00 pm. Dancing from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am to music by DJ Marlon Silva. $5.00 cover.

Friday, October 12 - Sunday, October 14
Steel City Kizomba Festival 2018
DoubleTree By Hilton Pittsburgh
One Bigelow Square (Downtown)

Workshops/Social Dancing. Over 10 different dance instructors, 6 DJ's, 2 Ballrooms, workshops in Kizomba, Salsa, Bachata, and more. Dance Friday/Saturday in the main room (Kizomba) and/or the Latin room (Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue). Workshops Saturday/Sunday.
Click here for Facebook Invitation
Event Website HERE

Friday, October 19
Greer Cabaret Theater
655 Penn Ave (7th & Penn-Downtown)
A Night of Charanga Music with DJ Jeff Shirey. Come dance to a sampling of various Charanga tunes to get you ready for our Ten-Year Anniversary on November 2 with Jose Fajardo Jr. and his Charanga Band from Miami, FL

Friday, November 2
Greer Cabaret Theater
655 Penn Ave (7th & Penn-Downtown)
Special Ten-Year Anniversary Celebration of Salsa Fridays - Featuring Jose Farjardo & his Charanga Band from Miami, FL.
Performances, Champagne Toast and Anniversary Cake. NO FREE DANCE LESSON TONIGHT DUE TO BAND SOUND CHECK. Tickets are $21.25 in advance or $26.25 at the door. Tickets can be purchased directly from Jeff Shirey on Fridays at the Cabaret or online at trustarts.org



REGIONAL EVENTS [Back to Top]

CLEVELAND, OH SOCIAL DANCES

Sunday, Nov 11, 2018
Baila Duro
Philippine American Hall
1975 West Ridgewood Dr, Parma, OH

Baila Duro's Sunday Salsa Social Dance held every two months. Salsa basic lesson from 5:00 - 6:00 pm.  Dance from 6:00 - 9:00 pm to music by DJ Frankie Flores. $10.00 cover.
Future Social Dates: Nov 11

 

 
     
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