about us

¡Salsa Caliente! is an internationally touring dance group from Victoria, BC, Canada. We offer dance lessons of many different levels and styles, as well as performances at a multitude of event types.

Check out the classes page for a complete schedule of our classes of all levels in Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha Cha, Bachata, and more.

Upcoming performances and special events both in Victoria and internationally can be found on the events page.

Salsa Caliente also has a weekly Salsa radio show. It can be heard on CFUV in Victoria or online worldwide.


Christina has been dancing her whole life. With a background in music (she also plays the saxophone) as well as ballet, jazz and competitive ballroom, she has been dancing salsa for over 20 years and is one of the only instructors in Canada certified by the World Salsa University in Puerto Rico to teach LA, New York & Puerto Rican Salsa. For over 16 years Christina has been the director & choreographer of the internationally touring dance company Salsa Caliente and has traveled to perform all over the West Coast as well as in Italy, Puerto Rico, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta, the Bahamas and Mexico. She has competed twice for Canada in the World Salsa Open Championships and is now a certified judge. Christina has choreographed for Salsa Team Canada, as well as for numerous music videos and has had the honor of dancing on tour with some of the top bands including Juno nominated band “The Puentes Brothers” and Grammy Award winners “Spanish Harlem Orchestra”.

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