Joe Bataan
Joe Bataan
Photo by Raquel Garcia

Style: Boogaloo, Latin Soul

Dance Instructor: Frankie Martinez teaches Cha Cha and Boogaloo

DJ: DJ Turmix

Known as the “King of Latin soul,” Joe Bataan is riding a wave of renewed popularity in the wake of the acclaimed documentary film We Like It Like That: The Story of Latin Boogaloo. The New York City–born Boogaloo pioneer brings his doo-wop-tinged Latin soul songs to the stage for an evening that celebrates this uniquely New York dance music.

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Friday, July 7 Damrosch Park

Dance floor opens at 6:00 pm

Dance lesson at 6:30 pm

Live music at 7:30 pm

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Venue and Accessibility

Damrosch Park
Amsterdam Ave. and W. 62 St.
  • Wheelchair-accessible seating Wheelchair-accessible seating
  • Assistive listening devices Assistive listening devices

For questions about accessibility or to request an accommodation, please contact [email protected] or 212.875.5375.

For ticketing information and general questions, please call 212.721.6500.