DANCE LATIN RHYTHMS CLASS PART 2
REGISTER HERE: bit.ly/2Fl8fnH
This is the second part of a 4-week series designed for beginner-intermediate students to learn and enjoy 5 popular Latin rhythms: Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia & Samba! ALL LEVELS WELCOME!
Explore the possibilities of your body and how to communicate with others through dance, rhythm and flavor! Partners are not necessary!
This class is taught by Venezuelan dance instructor Juliana Mendonca. Juliana’s teaching style is not a traditional ballroom style latin dance class. She first teaches her students to connect to their body and to connect to the rhythms before getting to the steps and turns. This foundation will help you loosen up your hips, knees, shoulders and arms to allow each student to get their own authentic feel for each genre and it's unique rhythm.
Monday, March 12 at 7pm-8pm
Monday, March 19 at 7pm-8pm
Monday, March 26 at 7pm-8pm
Monday, April 2 at 7pm-8pm
Series Tuition: $54 (payments made through Eventbrite)
Drop-ins available for $20 per class.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Juliana Mendonca is a dance performer, choreographer and teacher. She graduated with a degree in dance from University Institute of Caracas, Venezuela in 2005, she also served as an instructor at the Performing Arts Department of the University of the Andes in Mérida, Venezuela (2012-2015). Juliana co-founded Raíz de Agua, a music and dance company. Juliana currently lives in Oakland, California with her husband and daughter, working as a dancer, choreographer and teacher.
QUESTIONS? Contact the instructor: [email protected]
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT LA PEÑA SOON!
* PLEASE NOTE: THIS CLASS REQUIRES A MINIMUM OF 8 STUDENTS ENROLLED.
La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley, CA 94705 lapena.org