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Sunset Salsa is back at Hudson River Park’s iconic Pier 76 to turn every Thursday night this summer into a salsa soiree!

Join world-renowned dancer, instructor, and producer Talía Castro-Pozo and her line-up of incredibly talented friends at our weekly dance parties. Celebrated as “The Woman of Salsa” by Latina Magazine, Talía is trained in everything from Ballroom to Jazz.

Whether you’re a novice or advanced dancer, every level is welcome with beginner Salsa lessons to kick off the night before swinging into an open dance affair.

Weekly Schedule

  • 6:30 PM: Beginner Lessons
  • 7:15 PM: Open Dance

About Talía Castro-Pozo

Formerly the youngest Soloist from the National Ballet of Peru, Talía relocated to New York City to expand her dance abilities, study acting & manage some of the most successful Ballroom dance studios for over a decade. She is the producer of multiple salsa events around New York City. Her vast connection to the entertainment industry, combined with her warm, fun and inclusive approach to dance events, enables New Yorkers to fall in love with Latin Dance & Latin Culture.

Talía is also an accomplished Dancer, Actress & Choreographer, she’s been the face of hundreds of commercials in the US and abroad as well as in films & TV shows. Talía played “Mona” in the TV miniseries Fleishman Is In Trouble. You can catch her choreography work in 4 episodes of Season 3 of The Godfather of Harlem. She starred in the movie Isn’t It Romantic as the principal dancer, as well as Falling in Rhythm, Summer of Sam and Tango Finish Off-Broadway.

She has been featured on NBC’s The Today Show with Patrick Swayze, Tiki Barber, Marc Anthony and Pitbull. Her dance events and dance projects have been also spotlighted in The New York Times, Time Out New York, ABC’s Good Morning America, CBS, Univision, Telemundo, and celebrated as “The Woman of Salsa” by Latina Magazine.

Two people dancing together during a Sunset Salsa class on Pier 76
Thursday, Jul 25
6:30 PM
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