At Eastside Salsa, we believe anyone can learn salsa…and have fun doing it! Within our progressive curriculum, students learn salsa dance fundamentals while building a repertoire of usable dance figures.

Eastside Salsa’s Teacher

James Meadows, Lead Instructor, Owner

James took his first salsa lesson in Antigua, Guatemala in 1998. Since then he has been an avid salsero, participating in numerous classes and workshops with some of the best teachers and dancers in the Pacific Northwest. When he’s not dancing or teaching salsa, James pursues graduate studies at the University of Wisconsin. He earned his law degree in spring, 2013 and is now completing a PhD at the University of Wisconsin, School of Education.

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