Salsa flavour hits the Royal

RHYTHM: Latin band Quarter Street will play in Castlemaine.
RHYTHM: Latin band Quarter Street will play in Castlemaine.

Castlmaine’s Theatre Royal will have some extra spice on Saturday night with 10-person salsa group Quarter Street set to perform.

The Latin-music group formed in 2012 and have been popular in Australia, Europe, the US and Latin America.

Featuring a huge amount of instruments including trombones, congas, bongos, timbales and keyboards, Quarter Street are set to put on a dynamic live show.

The band has won awards and recognition internationally, spanning genres from Latin music, world music, funk and soul music. 

Quarter Street’s self-titled debut album has been played on radio across America and Europe.

People who buy tickets to the Castlemaine show will also get a free salsa class from local dance instructor Camila Serrano.

Quarter Street are at the Theatre Royal in Castlemaine on Saturday, September 16.

Lessons in salsa dancing will be on from 7.30pm with the band set to start at 8.30pm.