DC Casineros Dance Company
Founded in 2005 by Amanda Gill, DC Casineros is respected for their remarkable ability to dance with the sabor and energy of Cuba! This world-renowned dance company performs popular and folkloric Cuban dances, including Casino dance, Rueda de Casino, Son, Afro-Cuban Rumba, and Cha Cha Cha. DC Casineros has performed at over 200 venues in the DC area and over 20 Salsa Congresses around the world. Along with their passion for performing, DC Casineros dedicates time and energy to bringing dance classes and demonstrations to the DC community.
Along with dance performance and instruction, Amanda Gill, MA, R-DMT offers dance therapy services for organizations interested in using social dance for team building, to increase healthy relationships, and to reduce staff burnout. Amanda is bilingual (Spanish) and has been offering bilingual dance therapy services since 2009. This service can be tailored specifically for the needs of your population.
As a non-profit organization, our mission is:
To provide world-class performances of Cuban dance styles, particularly Casino dance To offer quality dance instruction To engage in dance therapy to enrich communities all over the world