Salsa Instructor Profile
Contact InfoWebsite: www.symbolicdance.com
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Phone: (415) 681-8140
Accolades1999 The World's Largest Mambo Contest, Bronx NY
2000 Alberto's Pro Salsa Competition
2002 West Coast Salsa Congress
2003 SF Salsa Congress
2003 Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Ava Apple is a dance instructor and founder of The Latin Symbolics dance company based in San Francisco. With a background in salsa, hustle, west coast swing, theater arts and American rhythm, Ava has created a unique salsa style that has earned her numerous titles, as well as performances around the world.
Ava was one of the first salsa dancers to incorporate lifts and aerials into her salsa routines, and her dance company is likewise known for their complex tricks and aerials, and has produced some of the top salsa dancers in the Bay Area. Many well known instructors and performers started out in her classes and/or on her team – including Junior & Emily Alabi, Ciro & Maryann Martinez, Alex Lee & Chi Le, John Narvaez & Liz Rojas, and Tellina Rezzoffi, just to name a few.