Fausto Felix - La Fuerza Dance
The New York-based La Fuerza Dance Company, directed by choreographer, master teacher and dancer Fausto Felix, has demonstrated a commitment to exceptionally-high quality Performances since its inception in 2014.
Artistic Director/Choreographer, Fausto Felix brings incredible Dominican folklore, Mambo and latin technique with strength, raw street styles and sophisticated nuance. With his visionary artistic direction, Fausto takes the audience to another place, allowing them to feel something almost unimaginable, transfixing them and always leaving them wanting more. From studying at the Presitigious Santo Rico Dance Company to touring the world with Maite Perroni, Fausto's experience as a performer has always been wonderfully diverse. His company shares this great depth in their artistic mentality.
The heart of our philosophy is that anyone can learn to dance, given the interest and discipline. We strive to teach people how dance can play a meaningful part of their physical and overall well-being. Since our inception, La Fuerze Dance Company has been transforming diverse populations of all abilities and ages into dancers.
Receiving strong critical attention consistently since its inception, the Company is noted for its entertaining flair, stylistic diversity, musicality, innovation and accessibility. The infectiously appealing dancers are renown for their charisma. Hard to categorize. Easy to enjoy. The Company has steadily performed in a wide variety of venues, such as Madison Square Garden and has participated in dance festivals, dance Congresses, concerts, award shows and music videos and more.
Are teams that feature professional, semi-professional and advanced-level amateur dancers from within the company. Members of La Fuerza have prior performance experience and many have been training intensely with Fausto Felix for one year or more. La Fuerza performs and competes regularly all over the United States, predominately in the New York area.
Competitive dancing is the perfect combination of art and sport. It is regarded in Europe and Asia as one of the highest honors in sports, and is gaining momentum in the United States. Rigorous yet pleasurable training helps the body develop strength and control at an accelerated pace. The thrill of competition is the fastest way to improve your dancing skills.
La Fuerza's competitive team is comprised of former National and World Champions. The discipline, winning mentality, superior knowledge, hard work, dedication, and skill set required to produce champion quality dancers is at the core of our foundation. Most of our instructors are current or former competitors and train every day at our industry leading dance sessions to ensure that you are receiving the highest level of dance education. I have produced Champions and Finalists in the Pro-Am and Team division of competitive Salsa Dancing.
If you are an intermediate to advanced dancer wanting to refine your skills in mambo/salsa and/or bachata, La Fuerza Dance Company Training Team is the place to be. La Fuerza training program will teach you all the details of technique, timing, styling, musicality, footwork and partnering that will let you shine on the dance floor. The Training Team is also the first step to joining one of La Fuerza's performance teams. Dancers who consistently excel in the Training Team may be invited to join one of the performance teams.
La Fuerza provides intense rehearsals, yet offers them in a supportive atmosphere to facilitate faster progress. We are committed to bringing out the best in you as a dancer by sharing our love of salsa/mambo dancing.
La Fuerza is always looking for people that are interested in joining. If you will like more information regarding joining our performance and/or training teams. please contact us for further assistance.
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