Originally from Cali Colombia, Patricia Criollo began her dance training representing her country in different congresses of folklore world-wide 1993, later, she also expanded into Tango, then she discovered her passion for Latin dance, Salsa, Mambo, Cha-cha cha and more. She began to take Cali Colombia style Salsa training at Swing Latino Dance School leading her in the path of Latin dance and eventually becoming a dance instructor. In 2003, Patricia spent the next four years training in Rueda de Casino style at Rucafe Dance Company.
In 2007 Patricia moved from Cali Colombia to Dallas Texas where she started her own dance company, Calirumba Dance Company, in 2008.
Calirumba Texas Salsa Congress 2016