VP Founder, Ballroom Instructor, Stage Presence Coach & Acting for Camera
The past 16 years of her career has focused on the performing arts. First performing as a gymnast then training in dance at the Broadway Dance Center in New York. She has also trained as an actress at the New York Performance Works under various instructors such as; Matt Penn (Director "NYPD Blue", "L.A. Law", and "Loving") and Joan Di’Incecco (Original casting director of "All My Children"). She has worked many times in theater, film/television commercial and print. Since moving to Florida 12 years ago she has been working as a professional dance sport athlete, as well as performing and teaching children and adults ballroom dance, stage presence coaching & acting for camera. She opened Virtuous Productions on 5/12/03 at the athletic club in boca raton and grew the business there for 4 years until opening at the new location, 2880 N. Federal Hwy. in Boca Raton, Florida in Dec. 2007. A second location was opened in 2009 in downtown Delray’s Art’s District. Sarita has grown the business with a passion that can only come from one who understands her purpose beyond herself.
Sarita Escobedo instructs the following:
Ballroom 4 Kids
Parents, take an hour to relax, a moment to breathe while your kids learn the basics of ballroom dance! This class is for youth interested in Ballroom dance! In this course young dancers will be introduced to the Cha-Cha and East Coast Swing. The class will be ongoing on Monday afternoons and will teach you the first several basic patterns of the listed dances. Teachers encourage the group to begin exploring new cultures, styles of motion and etiquette through diverse music and movement patterns. Teachers encourage students to rotate partners to ensure a rounded learning experience. No partner necessary!
Ballroom,Latin & Swing
Join us every week for our adult Ballroom, Latin, and Swing class that''ll have you salsa-steppin'', hustlin'', and waltzing away. No partner necessary! If you love the variety of Dancing with the Stars, this class is certainly for you. We touch upon foxtrot, merengue, cha-cha, rumba, samba, swing, and many more!
*Ladies must wear any close-backed shoe in order to attend!
Music & Movement (ages 2-4)
This time with the children is designed to bring out their natural rhythms and to teach them to hear the beats with music they can associate with while learning how to connect their body movements at the same time.
Salsa, Cha Cha, Merengue & more...
This is the ideal class for new comers and those looking to brush up their Social Ballroom and Latin partnering skills.In this course you will be introduced to Salsa. The class will be ongoing on Thursday's evenings and will teach you the first several basic patterns of this dance. Teachers encourage the group to rotate partners to ensure a rounded experience (optional). This group class aims to leave you with a sense of confidence and poise. You will be able to re-live the material you learned on any dance floor, to any song, at any tempo. Join us for the thrill! No partner necessary!