Winter Gala
Jan
19
to Jan 20

Winter Gala

Are you a clown?🤡 Acrobat?🤸‍ or more of a Circus-tiger? 🐯Heads up! This year our wintergala will be all about vintage circus... Come show us your talent and join the EDS Wintercircus on the 19th of January! Who are you going to impress?!

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Winterland dance evening
Dec
14
8:00 PM20:00

Winterland dance evening

Dear dancers,

Winter is coming which means that the winterbreak is almost there. But don't worry we will make sure that there will be a great dance evening in Winterland before the break starts❄❄☃☃. This is the moment where you can share your last dance of 2018 with your fellow EDS members. So don't miss out!💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻🕺🏻🕺🏻

Dresscode: white and blue❄❄

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Masterclass Cha Cha Cha
Dec
11
7:00 PM19:00

Masterclass Cha Cha Cha

Oh no! The lessons are over 😭😭😭
... Or are they? 🤔🤔🤔🤔

Fear no more, we have arranged an amazing 
💃💃💃Cha-Cha MASTERCLASS🕺🕺🕺
to stay warm during those cold days ❄️☃️

The masterclass will be given by our beloved Ramsley and it will challenge you to step up your cha-cha game and learn some new techniques, or improve the ones you already have! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Come solo or in pairs! ❤️💕
The event is open for all levels, but Bronze level beware: you will have to run to fill some high expectations! 😘

Don't miss the class: become a Master 🎩🎩🎩🎩

The masterclass will be given in Training Room 4

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Salsa Charity Workshop
Nov
24
3:00 PM15:00

Salsa Charity Workshop

Lo and Behold!
We at the Erasmus Dance Society are all on board for good deeds, are you?
Enjoy a fun workshops of salsa, and with just five euros you will go home with the good feelings of knowing some smooth moves and that you contributed to a great cause!

ALL MONEY GO TO UNICEF!

Click on going to stay updated!

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EDS Gala: A Masquerade with Winter Wonders... ❄️
Jan
12
to Jan 13

EDS Gala: A Masquerade with Winter Wonders... ❄️

EDS Gala: A masquerade with winter wonders! 

❄️❄️❄️

The time has FINALLY come for our first gala of the year! It’ll be a Masquerade with winter’s magic, therefore the dress code is: White, Blue, Gold & Silver.. AND of course a Mask! We have different areas for different dancing styles, so this will be a great opportunity to practice your dance skills. There will also be workshops and other surprises!

How do you sign up for the gala?

1 Fill in the google form:https://drive.google.com/open…

2 Transfer the money to Erasmus Dance Society NL13 INGB 0002 976425. Add Gala + your name & dance association (if you are in any) in the description.

Wanna stay up to date about the gala? More information will be posted on the FB event!

Find your winter’s wonder… ❄️

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Christmas Dance Evening!
Dec
1
8:00 PM20:00

Christmas Dance Evening!

Hey guys! 

We had so much fun at our Halloween dance! Therefore 1 December will be our second EDS dance evening this year! It's never too early for christmas, so this time it's all about Christmas! 🌲✨

We have different areas for different dancing styles, so this will be a great opportunity to practice all the skills you learned in class! 

You really don't want to miss this one! 🌲✨

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When: 1 december
Time: 20:00-23:00
Where: Training Room 4 and Spinning Room
Dresscode: X-Mas

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Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!
Nov
25
2:00 PM14:00

Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!

Dear dancers!

As some of you might know and have seen, there is a dance style many EDS’ers know and love, despite there not being any lessons for it at EDS. Well... we are talking about Bachata, of course! This lovely Latin style is very flirty and often danced on our dance evenings and at Striktly salsa en bachata. Do you want to join the fun and learn some Bachata moves? Then, sign up for our Bachata Bootcamp given by the amazing teachers of Bachata Passion! The workshop will focus on Bachata Sensual, which is the more sexy side of Bachata and will certainly make hungry for more!


(This is a members activity!)

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Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!
Nov
18
2:00 PM14:00

Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!

Dear dancers!

As some of you might know and have seen, there is a dance style many EDS’ers know and love, despite there not being any lessons for it at EDS. Well... we are talking about Bachata, of course! This lovely Latin style is very flirty and often danced on our dance evenings and at Striktly salsa en bachata. Do you want to join the fun and learn some Bachata moves? Then, sign up for our Bachata Bootcamp given by the amazing teachers of Bachata Passion! The workshop will focus on Bachata Sensual, which is the more sexy side of Bachata and will certainly make hungry for more!


(This is a members activity!)

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Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!
Nov
11
2:00 PM14:00

Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!

Dear dancers!

As some of you might know and have seen, there is a dance style many EDS’ers know and love, despite there not being any lessons for it at EDS. Well... we are talking about Bachata, of course! This lovely Latin style is very flirty and often danced on our dance evenings and at Striktly salsa en bachata. Do you want to join the fun and learn some Bachata moves? Then, sign up for our Bachata Bootcamp given by the amazing teachers of Bachata Passion! The workshop will focus on Bachata Sensual, which is the more sexy side of Bachata and will certainly make hungry for more!


(This is a members activity!)

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Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!
Nov
4
2:00 PM14:00

Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!

Dear dancers!

As some of you might know and have seen, there is a dance style many EDS’ers know and love, despite there not being any lessons for it at EDS. Well... we are talking about Bachata, of course! This lovely Latin style is very flirty and often danced on our dance evenings and at Striktly salsa en bachata. Do you want to join the fun and learn some Bachata moves? Then, sign up for our Bachata Bootcamp given by the amazing teachers of Bachata Passion! The workshop will focus on Bachata Sensual, which is the more sexy side of Bachata and will certainly make hungry for more!


(This is a members activity!)

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Scary Dance Evening - Halloween Edition
Nov
3
8:30 PM20:30

Scary Dance Evening - Halloween Edition

The first dance evening of the year is finally here! Next Friday you will have the creepiest dance of your life, because... the theme of the night is Halloween! Get your scary costumes out and show us your dance moves.

The dance will start at 20.30 and end at 23.00. It will be held in Training Room 4 and the Spinning Room. There will be separate areas for different dance styles.

The dance evening is a great way for beginners to practice their newly learnt skills and get to know all the other EDS members. So don't miss out!

👻👻 See you Friday 👻👻

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Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!
Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!

Dear dancers!

As some of you might know and have seen, there is a dance style many EDS’ers know and love, despite there not being any lessons for it at EDS. Well... we are talking about Bachata, of course! This lovely Latin style is very flirty and often danced on our dance evenings and at Striktly salsa en bachata. Do you want to join the fun and learn some Bachata moves? Then, sign up for our Bachata Bootcamp given by the amazing teachers of Bachata Passion! The workshop will focus on Bachata Sensual, which is the more sexy side of Bachata and will certainly make hungry for more!

*When is it?*

28 october
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

4 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

11 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

18 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

25 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00


*How much is it?*

For 5 lessons of 1,5 hour you pay the small price of €25,-

*How do I sign up?*

You sign up as a couple to keep the leading/follower ratio as close to 50/50 as possible.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5syYaDlql9mX9m-Sw9FDJOqMkAYS5PEGAvPHMNqDQC0Y-XA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Want to join, but don’t have a dance partner? Then you can always email us at pr@erasmusdancesociety.nl and we will look for you!

*Info about the payment will be mailed after registration!*

(This is a members activity!)

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Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!
Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

Bachata Bootcamp at EDS by Bachata Passion!

Dear dancers!

As some of you might know and have seen, there is a dance style many EDS’ers know and love, despite there not being any lessons for it at EDS. Well... we are talking about Bachata, of course! This lovely Latin style is very flirty and often danced on our dance evenings and at Striktly salsa en bachata. Do you want to join the fun and learn some Bachata moves? Then, sign up for our Bachata Bootcamp given by the amazing teachers of Bachata Passion! The workshop will focus on Bachata Sensual, which is the more sexy side of Bachata and will certainly make hungry for more!

*When is it?*

28 october
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

4 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

11 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

18 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00

25 november
Intermediate: 14:00-15:30
Beginners: 15:30-17:00


*How much is it?*

For 5 lessons of 1,5 hour you pay the small price of €25,-

*How do I sign up?*

You sign up as a couple to keep the leading/follower ratio as close to 50/50 as possible.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5syYaDlql9mX9m-Sw9FDJOqMkAYS5PEGAvPHMNqDQC0Y-XA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Want to join, but don’t have a dance partner? Then you can always email us at pr@erasmusdancesociety.nl and we will look for you!

*Info about the payment will be mailed after registration!*

(This is a members activity!)

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Meet the First Years! - Mystery Activity
Oct
14
1:00 PM13:00

Meet the First Years! - Mystery Activity

This time we are dedicating a day especially to all the ones who have meant so much to the Erasmus Dance Society in yet so little time, a.k.a., the First-Years! We are not gonna reveal just yet what the activity really is, but we can already say that it is gonna interesting and extremely fun! We are focusing on our new members, but a little bit of mixing up shouldn't be a problem, right?
Old members are also welcome!

To SIGN UP for this mysterious activity, send an e-mail to voorzitter@erasmusdancesociety.nl with your name, whether you're a first year EDS'er or not, the classes you follow at EDS and make sure to mention the words "First Years" in your message.

The activity is going to take place in the city! More information on where we meet exactly will follow (check our FB page!). And afterwards we will get a drink together at another mystery location!

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EDS First Drink (+ Committee Interest Hour)
Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

EDS First Drink (+ Committee Interest Hour)

Well... it's already time for the next activity of the year and this time... we aren't eating (throwback to the EDS BBQ), but DRINKING!

The 29th of September we have our First Monthly Drink of the year for all members! 
Next to this we are dedicating the first hour (19.00 - 20.00) of the drink to all the people interested and in that way possible future members of our EDS committees, cause we are recruiting! We have a couple of committees this year, such as the Activities Committee, the Gala Committee and more! So, if you're interested and have any questions you would want to ask, there are representatives of all committees present.

Time: 19.00 - 23.00
Location: In de Smitse Café, located on campus Woudestein

And no entrance fee!

Let's get our drink on and afterwards go to Striktly - 2nd anniversary BIG celebration!! all together!

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EDS: Eating Dance Society BBQ!
Sep
24
2:00 PM14:00

EDS: Eating Dance Society BBQ!

  • Kralingse Plaslaan 3062 DB, Rotterdam Netherlands (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Attention! Attentie! Achtung! Uwaga! Atenshon! Atención!

The first activity of the dance-year is just around the corner!
For this one special day we transform into the Eating Dance Society, because eating is something that we love equally as dancing ;-) 

Join us for food, chilling, some dancing and other activities (to be announced soon!). Everybody is welcome from 14:00, you can obviously stay as long as you want. 
For now the forecast is 18 degrees and sun, but no worries, we have also plan B for bad weather scenario!

A group of our active members will prepare food* and buy drinks, so everything will be ready :-) 
To subscribe:
1. Fill in the following subscription form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScStCNK8IsQsHq_MC1XBtNoz9FmJLWSDBxis1g_su6CCpVQBQ/viewform
2. Transfer €5,- to Erasmus Dance Society NL13 INGB 0002 976425. Add BBQ and your name in the description.
3. Enjoy it!

*Wanna help? Contact Anna for details!

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EDS Try-Out - Salsa
Sep
13
to Sep 14

EDS Try-Out - Salsa

From the 11th till the 14th of September, the Erasmus Dance Society has free try-out lessons for whoever is interested in learning a new dance style and joining our society! 

Salsa, a very beloved dance style within EDS, has its try-outs on Wednesday, the 13th and Thursday, the 14th of September in the following order:

WEDNESDAY:
Salsa Intermediate from 19.00 - 20.00
Salsa Advanced from 21.00 - 22.00

THURSDAY
Salsa Beginners from 19.30 - 20.30.

Make sure to be there!

!!!: Registrations for this class will open after the named try-outs!

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EDS Try-Out - Kizomba
Sep
12
8:30 PM20:30

EDS Try-Out - Kizomba

From the 11th till the 14th of September, the Erasmus Dance Society has free try-out lessons for whoever is interested in learning a new dance style and joining our society! 

The 12th of September we introduce to you the style Kizomba! We have try-outs for, respectively, Kizomba Advanced, Kizomba Intermediate and Kizomba Beginners.

Kizomba Advanced at 18.30
Kizomba Intermediate at 19.30
Kizomba Beginners at 20.30

Make sure to be there!

!!!: Registrations for this class will open after the named try-out!

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EDS Try-Out - Ballroom
Sep
12
to Sep 13

EDS Try-Out - Ballroom

From the 11th till the 14th of September, the Erasmus Dance Society has free try-out lessons for whoever is interested in learning a new dance style and joining our society! 

The 12th and 13th of September it's time for Ballroom to be introduced to our new possible members! We have try-outs for Ballroom in the following order:

TUESDAY, 12th of September
Ballroom Gold: 20.00 - 21.15
Ballroom Silver: 21.15 - 22.30

WEDNESDAY, 13th of September
Ballroom Bronze: 19.30 - 20.45

Make sure to be there!

!!!: Registrations for this class will open after the try-out!
 

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EDS Try-Out - Hip Hop
Sep
11
8:00 PM20:00

EDS Try-Out - Hip Hop

From the 11th till the 14th of September, the Erasmus Dance Society has free try-out lessons for whoever is interested in learning a new dance style and joining our society! 

We start off with Hip Hop on Monday, the 11th!

Make sure to be there!

!!!: Registrations for this class will open after the try-out!
 

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Latin College - Workshop by Sara Lopez & Reda
May
20
to May 21

Latin College - Workshop by Sara Lopez & Reda

Latin College is back! We are more than happy to announce the second edition of the Netherlands’ nicest student Latin party, organized by the Erasmus Dance Society.

We will start the evening with a spectacular Kizomba Partnerwork workshop by Sara Lopez and Reda Becili!!
The workshops will be held from 20.30 untill 22.00. 

After the workshop, we will party from 22.00 till 03.00! Our DJ's will take you away with the hottest Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, (Ballroom) Latin and RnB rhythms in the 3 different areas. 

Ticket EDS members: €10,-
Ticket non-members: €15
Couple Ticket: €25,-

*The ticket fee includes the Kizomba partnerwork workshop fee. 

We’re really happy to see that so many of you are already so enthusiastic for this event! That is why you can already ensure yourself a spot at the amazing workshop of Sara Lopez & Read Becili and the party. You can buy your ticket through this link: https://www.eventbrite.nl/e/tickets-latin-college-336684843….

For more information check our FB-page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1363452790408175/

 

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Latin College Detention Week: Dance Workshops
May
17
to May 20

Latin College Detention Week: Dance Workshops

Salsa Cha Cha Workshops: Wednesday 17th of May

This workshop will be provided by Hana (Slovenia). She is a former professional 10-dance (ballroom) competitor in both Slovenia and France. She is also a passionate salsa, bachata and kizomba dancer and in her workshops she brings the best of both worlds together.
All over Europe Cha Cha gets increasingly popular at salsa parties. This unique Salsa Cha Cha workshop has been specifically developed to target both salsa and latin (ballroom) dancers. Salsa dancers will learn how to use their knowledge of salsa on Cha Cha music and latin dancers will be able to add a great new eye-catching figure to their routine.
This workshop is open for all levels. Basic knowledge of either salsa or latin is however required. In order to give all participants personal attention there is only spots for the first 40 people that register for the workshop.

Time: 19.30 - 21.00
FEE: EDS members: FREE, non-members €5,-

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Reggaeton Workshop: Wednesday 17th of May

"Are you ready to shake your booty booty at Daddy Yankee's, Chakal and much more's rythm? Then join Ilaria for a special Reggaeton booty twerking workshop! We guarantee you two things: 1) you'll have so much fun! 2) you won't be able to stop shaking it off! What are you still waiting for? Join us 😉"
Time: 21:00 – 22.30
FEE: EDS members: FREE, non-members €5,-

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Body Language Workshop: Thursday 18th of May
This workshop focusses on learning how to consciously move and use your entire body during a dance. Miguel and Rianne from Vivendi Dance Collective will also explain their philosophy on individual dance and partnerwork. This workshop is an open level. Spots for this workshops are limited!

Time: 20.00 – 21.30
Fee: EDS members: €10,-, non-members €15,- 

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Urban Bachata Workshop: Friday 19th of May

This workshop will be given by the absolute legends, Sara López and Reda Becili. After a long and successful career separately, teaching and representing their own choreographies all over the world, this dynamic duo decide to join as a dance partner to keep growing and sharing with everybody “their love for dance”. Check out this video to get an impression of Urban Bachata and don’t forget to sign up!

Time: 21:00 – 22.30
Note: This workshop is only accessible for students! FEE: EDS members/Erasmus sport pass holders: FREE, students without sport pass: €5,- 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zo6tM6xJCVQ 

 

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Dance Evening
May
1
8:00 PM20:00

Dance Evening

After a long wait the dance evening is back! Come show off your mad skills at this night of dance. As always we will have two seperate areas for different dance styles.
So save the date, 1st of May from 20:00 till 23:00.

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EDS Wine Tasting
Mar
18
2:00 PM14:00

EDS Wine Tasting

Dear EDS people,

Have you ever wanted to learn more about wine in a fun way? If your answer is yes then our next event is something for you, because we are going wine tasting! We believe this is also an ideal setting to get to know your fellow EDS members. During the workshop you will learn the differences between various kinds of wines from different countries, the aromas etc. 

There are 24 spots and since its first come first served please be fast with registering. To give everyone an equal chance at registering, the subscriptions will open on the 6th of march at 12pm. If you receive a confirmation mail you have successfully registred.

The steps to register are simple;
1. Transfer 9.50 euros to the EDS bank account: NL13 INGB 0002 9764 25, with your name, the class you’re taking and “wine tasting”.
2. Fill in the subscription form: https://goo.gl/forms/iklqISwJDHJodrT83 
(the form will open on the 6th of march)

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EDS Valentine's Dance
Feb
13
8:30 PM20:30

EDS Valentine's Dance

Dear EDS people,

It's time to make the second meaning of the acronym EDS proud: Erasmus Dating Society. On monday the 13th we will host the first dance evening of the year and since its the day before Valentine's day we will make it an incredibly romantic night for all of you.

Since everyone wants to know who is single so they can ask them out on a date we will make the night interesting with a special dresscode:

Single guys and girls: Red.
In a relationship: Black.
Not sure/complicated: White.

Like the previous dance evenings there will be 2 rooms, one with salsa, kizomba bachata and hip hop and the second room with ballroom music.

So come find your love at the dance event.

Lots of love,

Activities Committee

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