‘Sushi Samba Night’ Salsa Wednesday with Latin Twist’ by Mary & Derek
Snippet of the Event’
Break out and add a little flavor to your nightlife with Shiro’s Sushi Samba dance parties on Wednesdays for the Salsa lovers in Mumbai. Sushi Samba nights create a welcoming environment to all new Salsa dancers and great music for the more experienced dancers. Absolute beginners are always made to feel welcome. Dancers want variety in their music throughout the night and DJ Derek Spencer, the famous Salsa mixer at Shiro to make you groove to his music throughout the Wednesday night.
usic: Salsa, Bachata, Cha cha Cha, Merengue, Zouk, Kizomba, Reggaeton and more.
- Event organized by: Latin Twist by Mary & Derek
- Contact: Mary +91 9820847636 (OR) Derek +91 9820290507
- Recurrence: Every Wednesday
- Entry details: Free entry for all
- Starts: 10:30pm
- Ends: 01:00am
- Venue address: Shiro, Bombay Dyeing Mill Compound, Worli, Mumbai 400025.
- Landmark: Next to Hard Rock Café.
- URL: www.facebook.com/latintwist
About Latin Twist’
~ A Dancer and A DJ got together to further promote Salsa and other Latin dance forms in the city.
Mary Lobo an Avid Salsa & Bachata Dancer along with DJ Derek Spencer, one of the leading Latin disc jockey in India, together formed a community known ‘Latin Twist’. The objective is to make a platform available to all dancers/ non-dancers, and dance schools of all kinds to promote talent in the form of entertainment. Wednesday nights are accounted to be one of the popular Salsa Nights in the city today with an average of 250 dancers socializing each night.
About Mary & Derek’
Mary Lobo, an ardent Salsa dancer who hails from the city of dreams-Mumbai. Trained since 2007 she now manages the Sushi Samba, Salsa Nights organized every Wednesday at Shiro, Mumbai. Mary has graced the dance floor with her talent in Salsa and amongst many other workshops she has also traveled to the Salsa congress in Puerto Rico, Miami, Turkey, Germany, Italy , Brussels, New York to improvise on dancing. Her artistry and belief in Salsa reflects a sense of gratitude she has towards dancing. Despite having a hectic schedule, she manages to arrange various Salsa programs for enthusiasts on weekends in Mumbai. She believes in the simple fact that “Once you think you’d like to dance, start doing it.” There’s something immensely cool about being part of the salsa community. It’s a worldwide fraternity and the membership definitely comes with privileges.
Derek Spencer is one of the leading Latin disc jockey the country has in the Salsa circles. Derek with over 7 years of experience entertaining at various clubs like Zenzi Bandra, Zenzi Mills, Dragon Fly, Blue Frog, F-Bar, Shiro as well as other events including Salsa Congresses and Festivals in Bangalore, Pune, Goa and other cities across India got him fully immersed into the DJ scene and created a buzz throughout the city. His music box comprises of music from every era imaginable and equipped with a vast range of musical knowledge.
He is a pilot by profession with one of India’s largest airlines, his passion for music has nurtured his personality, drive, enthusiasm and love for music as he loves to play from the heart, and he changes his style of music to suit any event.
‘Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything’.