About Chicago Latin Dance

Chicago Latin Dance became the official name of Danery Latin Dance and Fitness company in 2010. Danery has been a Latin American leading dance instructor and fitness teacher since her early years in High School. Her forte is Salsa and Colombian Style Salsa dancing. Also a Spanish music vocalist, Danery has made her name in the Latin music and dance community in Chicago and has toured various cities.

As a fitness instructor Danery learned from the best leading lady Esther Sloan-Gutierrez founder of SALSArobics. This opportunity turn Danery’s performing and dance choreography world to take a new direction¬†in the fitness industry. Certified Instructor in Group Fitness, personal trainer and creator of Salsa-Ton she had implemented a new genre to the workout, Reggaeton in the late 90’s. Salsa-Ton is the combination of Salsa music and the down beat combination of Spanish Rap music and Reggae hip-hip beats. Creating an authentic and rhythmic dance fitness class format. Danery along with her sister Diana in the late 80’s had started teaching Salsa dance classes and fitness class to Latin Music at the Discovery Center in Lincoln Park Chicago.

The Latin music was rare to be heard in any Fitness facility and Salsa dancing was still working its way to dance studios in the city. Danery and Diana were performing along side to local Salsa and Mambo bands on weekends. All for one cause sharing our Latin culture and music with everyone.

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Danerys’ Audio works

Danery Bilingual On Air Talent samples including Demo

https://www.spreaker.com/user/danerychicago/danery-audio-demo-reel-october-2016

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Danery Bilingual On Air Talent samples including Demo

https://www.spreaker.com/user/danerychicago/danery-audio-demo-reel-october-2016

 

 

 

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Video Filming Editing Works

This is a PSA that I collaborate with my classmates for the American Lung Association. This particular PSA won us 2nd place for the Best TV Spot in the Silver Dome Awards 2016. From the Illinois Media School class 2016. Actors Danery Barraza, Lenora Segura, Jacob Allan Wood and camera Bobby Kristoph.

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Cumbia during Salsa-ton Workshop

This was one of the workshops during the Chicago Salsa Congress 2009.

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Choreography by Danery 2009

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Salsa-Ton

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