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Salsa Pittsburgh/Cabaret Events


New Six-Week Cycle of
Salsa/Bachata Classes
Begins Sunday, April 23, 2017
Wightman School
Community Bldg.

5604 Solway Street

Sunday, June 4, 2017
4th Annual
Outdoor Summer Dance Party
Free to the Public

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Salsa Fridays
Cabaret at Theater Square



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: Monday, April 24, 2017


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.


New Six-Week Cycle of Salsa and Bachata classes begins on Sunday, April 23 and ends Sunday, May 28. Classes taught by Jeff & Colleen Shirey (Salsa Pittsburgh). CLICK HERE for more information.

For the Love of Bachata Spring Festival 2017 being held May 5-7 at Art & Style Dance Studio in Etna. Click here for Facebook Invitation.


Tuesday, April 25
930 Penn Ave (Downtown)
New night of Salsa and Bachata at Seviche every Tuesday beginning Tuesday, April 18 with DJ RA (Rick Ayala). Dance from 10:00 pm - 1:00 am. No cover.

Thursday, April 27
25 Market Square (Downtown)
Bachata Night at Club Perle. Free Bachata lessons from 9:00 - 9:30 pm. Music follows until 2:00 am by DJ Bobby D. $5.00 cover.

Friday, April 28
The Cabaret at Theater Square
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 Paul Mitchell follows lesson and ends at 1:30 am. Age 21 and over. $5.00 cover.

Saturday, April 29
Los Sabrosos Dance Studio
4909 Penn Ave (Lawrenceville/Garfield)
VIP Salsa Nights with DJ Juan Diego 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 Juan Diego. $7.00 cover. BYOB.


Friday, May 5 - Sunday, May 7
For the Love of Bachata Spring Festival 2017
Art & Style Dance Studio (Etna)

Social Dance on Friday and Saturday night. Workshops on Saturday and Sunday. Workshops taught by Maria & Alexander (BailaMar) from Russia. Click here for Facebook Invitation.


July 13 - 17, 2017
The 5th Columbus Salsa Weekend
Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph 620 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

The first Latin Dance Congress in Columbus. Salsa, Bachata and Kizomba. Workshops and dances from world renowned artists.
Click here for Facebook Invitation.



Sunday, July 2, 2017
Baila Duro
Philippine American Hall
1975 West Ridgewood Dr, Parma, OH

Baila Duro's Quarterly Sunday Salsa Social Dance. 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: Mar 5, July 2, Sep 3, Nov 5

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