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PB&G Team Auditions!


Are you ready to perform with one of the top salsa teams in the Bay Area? Well here’s your chance, because we’re holding auditions this Saturday at our new studio!

PB&G Auditions!

PB&G is holding auditions for New Generation (Pro-Am), Rising Stars (Amateur), and a new student training team! Auditions will be held on Saturday, September 17th from 10am-12pm at our new studio:

D’Venue
1282-1300 White Oaks Rd
Campbell, CA 95008

Cost to audition is just $5, and you will be taken through a solo footwork and partnering routine and judged on timing, styling, and performance/showmanship. Please wear comfortable clothes!

Check out the event on Facebook for the full details!

The Andy & Candy Challenge


Ever wanted to learn from and perform on stage with Salsa World Champions? Here’s your chance!

Join us for the Andy & Candy Challenge, a 3-day intensive workshop following the US Salsa Open that will push your Mambo skills to the Max!

You will take part in 7 hours of intensive mambo training over the course of 3 days, and have the opportunity to perform on stage with Andy & Candy!

Andy & Candy

Here’s the schedule:

  • Monday, July 11th 7pm – 10pm (3hrs)
  • Tuesday July 12th 7pm – 10pm (3hrs)
  • Wednesday July 13th 7pm – 9pm (2hrs) + Performance at El Valenciano

You will get the opportunity to share the stage with 2 of the most sought out performers in the world and learn a distinct style that blends styling, energy, technique and flavor. Everything you need to take your dancing to the next level.

Workshop to be held in the PB&G Studio in San Jose:

1707 South Bascom Ave #B
Campbell, California 95008

DONT’ MISS THE OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN FROM 2 OF THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS…BOTH BEING INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED INSTRUCTORS ANDY & CANDY BRING YOU OVER 16 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE! JUST $100 FOR 7 HOURS OF TRAINING & A PERFORMANCE!





Hot Salsa Friday Tonight!


Join us tonight for another exciting Hot Salsa Friday! Beginning & Intermediate Salsa Lessons, Complimentary Dinner, and dancing until 2 in the morning!

In addition to the lessons and dancing, check out a special performance by PB&G New Generation as they prepare for the US Salsa Open Championships coming up next weekend!

PB&G New Generation

Also enjoy a performance by PB&G team members Takeshi & Leelianna:

Takeshi Young Leelianna Fazeli

Come and join us for a night of dancing and performances!

Welcome Michelle Castro Back To The Bay Area!


Michelle Castro PB&G

Come help us welcome Michelle Castro (the co-director of PB&G) back to the Bay Area this Friday, at a special Hot Salsa Friday! Michelle is visiting the Bay Area from her home in Dubai, and will be teaching some sexy salsa moves this Friday, along with PB&G Pro Team member Frank Khan!

And if you’re looking for some extra lessons with Michelle, she will be teaching a special Ladies Styling Workshop this Saturday in San Francisco. The workshop will teach you how to incorporate sexy styling, technique and personality into your dancing, and there will be lessons aimed at both beginner and advanced dancers.

The cost for the class is just $10 for 1 lesson, or $15 for both lessons. The address for Saturday’s event is:

Symbolic Dance & Fitness
672 S Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110

Contact Michelle if you have any questions: 408-265-3774 /chelalachacha@yahoo.com

PB&G Represents At The Portland Salsa Congress!


PB&G Portland Salsa Congress 2011

Pretty Boys & Girls represented the Bay Area this past weekend at the 2011 Portland Salsa Congress. Both the PB&G New Generation and the PB&G Pro Team put on some spectacular performances that wowed the crowd, and in the Amateur Competition, PB&G members Takeshi & Leelianna took 3rd place and Wayne & Helen took 1st place!

Videos from the congress below:

PB&G New Generation:

PB&G Pro Team:

Takeshi & Leelianna:

Wayne & Helen:

Upcoming Performances at HSF!


Come join us this Hot Salsa Friday for another night of performances!

This week, come see the debut performance of PB&G’s New Generation team, as well as a new number by Ricardo and Cristina of the PB&G Pro Team!

Ricardo Cristina PB&G

Also performing tomorrow night will be Mambo Nova, the Bay Area’s newest dance team directed by Hector Reyes!

Mambo Nova

Finally, come watch Salsa Clara, the performance salsa team from Santa Clara University.

Salsa Clara

All these performances plus dances lessons, free food, and dancing until 2 in the morning at Hot Salsa Friday!

Performances Tonight At Hot Salsa Friday!


Come join us tonight for another exciting Hot Salsa Friday!

In addition to our regular Beginner & Intermediate lessons, free food, and dancing until 2am, we will be having two special performances!

The first performance will be by Spartan Mambo, a student salsa team from San Jose State University who recently won the College Salsa Congress held in LA!

Spartan Mambo

Also performing tonight are Isidro & Ariel, winners of the inaugural US Salsa Open Championships, who are returning from a European Tour and will be debuting a new routine!

Isidro Corona Ariel Lehaitre Salsa

Join us for an incredible night of dancing and performances!

Auditions This Saturday!


Come join us at the PB&G studio this Saturday for auditions for the PB&G New Generation Amateur Team and PB&G Starz Kids Team!

For the PB&G New Generation Team, we are looking for strong leaders who are looking to perform & compete with us at the upcoming Portland Salsa Congress and US Salsa Open Championships.

For the kids team, we are looking for enthusiastic kids, ages 4-13 that will be performing at the US Salsa Open and other events. No experience necessary!

If you have any questions about auditions, feel free to Contact Us.

So You Think You Can Dance Jack & Jill Results!


Thank you to the 30 competitors who competed at the So You Think You Can Dance Jack & Jill Competition last night! The competition was fierce and the performances were amazing!

Here are the winners of PB&G Dance Production’s 5th Annual So You Think You Can Dance Jack & Jill Competition:

1st Place – Tati Cuppa & Peter Chadri
2nd Place – Keesha Roberts & Eric Miranda
3rd Place – Helen Vasquez & JC Camarena
4th Place – Elena Gil & Chad Tenturier

And here is a video of the winning performance:

Congratulations again to all the competitors!

So You Think You Can Dance Finals Tonight!


Get ready for the Finals of the 5th annual So You Think You Can Dance Jack & Jill Competition! Over the past 2 months 15 couples have qualified, and tonight we’ll get to see who is the best of the best as they compete for over $1000 in prizes!

We’ll also be having a special Cinco de Mayo celebration, and the performance of a new routine from the PB&G Pro Team!

This is one Hot Salsa Friday you’re not going to want to miss! Come out tonight and support your favorite dancers!

Here is a list of the finalists:

So You Think You Can Dance Salsa Followers:
Elena Gil
Keesha Roberts
Yanran Lu
Marquesa Benton
Helen Vazquez
Tattiana
Kelly Hellfrich
Denisa Matamoros
Susie Jung
Kimberly Bringas
Julia Eydelnant
Leeliana Fazzely
kelly Bryant
Rebecca Chan
Julianne hansen

Leaders:
JC Camarena
Daniel Stringer
Oscar Solano
Erick Miranda
Juanito Benitez
Jose Luis Resendiz
Chad Tenturier
Darin
Scott Ericson
Javier Luna
Ricardo Velazquez
Jason Rivera
Takeshi Young
Angel Guardado