Meet the New Yorker who moved to Spain to become a flamenco dancer


Photo by Timo NuñezLeilah From The Local,Spain Leilah Broukhim isn’t a typical flamenco dancer. For starters she was born and raised in New York City, to parents of Sephardic Persian heritage. But after being inspired by a flamenco class while studying film at Columbia University she arrived in Seville in 2000 with plans to spendContinue reading “Meet the New Yorker who moved to Spain to become a flamenco dancer”

Disco Nights At “Dance Your Ass off Incorporated, San Francisco”


                  It wasn’t about smoking, buying a drink, I just wanted to dance. My roommate Jennifer introduced me to Disco.  She had this wild fascination with drag queen’s, especially black drag Queens.   At one forty five am, we would walk down street to the Foster’s Restaurant atContinue reading “Disco Nights At “Dance Your Ass off Incorporated, San Francisco””

Late Late Late Night Eats….. Midtown Sacramento Del Taco Vs Micky D’s and a lil Sugah


By: CityFella You’ve burned all those calories on the dance floor, you may just want a lil snack or bigger snack. More than a dozen clubs and hundreds of people. Not many food choices after the clubs close in Downtown/Midtown.  In fact all the eateries are on the far side of  Midtown…     If youContinue reading “Late Late Late Night Eats….. Midtown Sacramento Del Taco Vs Micky D’s and a lil Sugah”

When the Music is Bad


It’s 11:52 its a warm night in Sacramento, there are lines all over midtown/downtown waiting to get into the clubs.        After 10 minutes you and your crew enters, looking for a place to sit.   The crowd is lively, the setting is blue cool. Once finding a place, we head for theContinue reading “When the Music is Bad”

SNR Review’s (“District 30)


This is one of the first reviews (from Sacramento News and Review) of District 30  Downtown on K Street.  Sacratomatoville will review the club next month. From SNR Last Thursday, I brought a local electronic producer and good friend toDistrict 30—K Street’s spankin’ nu, publicly financed nightclub—for some perspective. Dance clubs outside Sac, I knowContinue reading “SNR Review’s (“District 30)”