Salsa Y Control Dance Teams

Who we are?

Johnny and Andres are Colombian-born brothers who bring their unique, intricate salsa footwork combinations to their duet performances. Since 2008, they have expanded their passion for choreography to partner teams.

What we do?

Salsa y Control is one of the most beloved dance companies in Boston. At our Allston studio, we choreograph on1 salsa routines for multiple teams at a variety of levels, from beginner to professional.  Our Bachata team is a member of the Island Touch Dance Academy.

Who should join a team?

Open-minded, passionate dancers of any age, background, and skill level.

Why join a team?

Joining a team means continuously challenging yourself in a fun, supportive atmosphere and deepening the friendships you’ve created in the classroom.  You become part of a growing family of dedicated performers that enjoys showcasing the skills, confidence, and connection they’ve developed along the way.

Salsa y Control dancers are regular fixtures at local, national, and international venues including dance congresses, festivals, latin clubs, colleges, cultural events, weddings, birthday parties, special events and more. 


  • 4-6 months *including performances*
  • 1-1.5 hours/week of instructor-led practices
  • 1+ hours/week pf student led or individual practice *optional, but highly encouraged*
  • Monthly Fee Varies from team to team

Team Perks

  • Discounted classes (Allston studio only)
  • Discounted workshops
  • Reduced admissions to Sabor Latino, your midweek salsa party
  • Reduces admissions to the monthly Salsa y Control Vinyl Jam Session social
  • Discounted Salsa y Control gear
  • Special performer pricing at the annual Boston Salsa Festival

I’m interested! How do I get more information about joining a team?

Contact Andres Giraldo at or send a message to Salsa y Control Dance Studio (link to studio page) on Facebook!