Jose Diaz & Nerea Perez Rincon, Euphoria Dance Company

Jose Diaz (Venezuela) & Nerea Perez Rincón

Jose “La Salsa” Diaz, began his dancing career in 2006 under the direct supervision of Osmar Perrones, director of Yamulee Dance Company. He trained diligently and in August 2006 he did his first performance with Bajari de Yamulee.  A year and a half later Osmar invited Jose to become part of Yamulee’s professional team. Jose debut as a member of the professional team at the 2008 Salsa Congress in Munich, Germany.

He has traveled both nationally and international performing with Yamulee Dance Company and has participated and assisted in teaching workshops in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Las Vegas, Montreal, Toronto, Sweden, Holland, London, England, Milano, France, Chile, Peru, Zurich, Venezuela and Spain just to name a few. When not traveling he served as an instructor at Yamulee Dance Studio as well as dance instructor at a local elementary school in the Bronx.  

Jose launched his professional solo dance career in December 2012 and has teamed up with  Nerea Perez of  Jerez, spain to begin the next phase and journey in his salsa endeavors.

“Euphoria Dance Company is group that has created a syllabus which makes teaching and learning an easy and fun experience. The company was formed by Jose “La Salsa” Diaz in 2012 to bring a revived new feel to mambo On2 in Italy. The company reflects the influence of New York style On2 dancing with it’s creative interpretation and strong sense of musicality on stage. Our goal is to present a unique and diverse performance style but still maintain the classic roots and essence of Mambo. ‘We consider ourselves not only instructors & performers but also ambassadors of Latin music, dance and culture’. Whether teaching a dance class or performing one of our creative routines, we here at Euphoria Dance Company, have made it our mission to leave you exhilarated and enthralled by bringing alive the joy of music to others.”