Workshop / Teachers

Lucía Galiana & Javi Zurdo

Lucía and Javi have been dancing and teaching Lindy Hop and Balboa together since 2012, abroad and mostly across their motherland Spain.

Proud owners and directors of both Black Bottom schools in Valencia, with more than 500 students, they also organize Valencia Balboa Festival.

Their fine technique, musicality and style made them win competitions in international festivals, such as European Balboa Anniversary (Strictly 2017), Rome Balboa Weekend (both in Strictly and Mix &Match 2018 (best leader, best follower), Ballove in Prague (Best leader, second best follow).

In classes, they love to focus on partnership and creating an harmonious flow while dancing in couple playing and reacting with each other.
Be ready for challenging and fun classes with them!


Sanna Leinonen & Adam Lamontagne

Sanna and Adam have been dancing and teaching swing together for more than ten years. During this time, they have become well known for the joy and skill that they bring to the social dance floor. Mostly partial to balboa and lindy hop mix & match competitions, they have taken numerous titles individually at events such as The Snowball, European Swing Dance Championships and Balboa Castle Camp, as well as placing in various events in Europe and the US.
In the classroom, they emphasize a solid mix of technique and playfulness resulting in a dynamic and personalized approach to musicality and movement that is accessible to all dancers.


The “2G+”rule applies, so you must be vaccinated at least 3 times and daily negative testing is required. Whether to wear masks or not will be decided after the regulations for the time being.

The studio is located right next to the station Altona (subway 200 meters) where you can also find a big variety of pubs and local shops nearby.
Address: Studio SalsaHH, Hohenesch 13, 22765 Hamburg

Quick audition for everybody who wants to try to go in the higher level: Saturday 12pm – 12:30pm. Audition dancers: Please arrive 11.45am to change your shoes & be ready at 12pm.
Bring your water bottle but no food is allowed in the studio.
Hours classes both levels: Saturday & Sunday 12:30pm – 3:30pm