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    Afro-Brazilian Dance

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    Some people count 1-2-3. You go 5-6-7-8. Samba is is one the most recognizable dance styles originating from Brazil, with routes that stretch back all the way to Africa. During this class you will quickly learn the basic steps of Samba and various other Brazilian styles, then progress on to the more complex combinations and embellishments that give these dances their expressive flair. While classes are mixed level, you'll find yourself more than welcome even if you're a novice, as the instructors are always eager to introduce new people to the world of samba. By virtue of being a fun, high energy dance, Brazilian dance is also great cardio exercise, so you'll be getting a great aerobic workout even as you learn. You don't have to go to Brazil to to experience its culture for yourself!
    Afro-Brazilian Dance

    1543 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago

    • Learn the basic steps of several of the Brazil's most iconic dance styles
    • Discover a new way to express yourself in an engaging, supportive environment
    • Receive guidance and advice from a professional dancer
    • Enjoy an ebullient atmosphere that combines education, fitness, and fun
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    Capoeira - Trial Class

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    One of the many incentives of learning Brazilian Capoeira is that you learn the fundamentals of a legendary Afro-Brazilian dance, while gaining the techniques needed to defend yourself. This style, which has become very popular over the last two decades, puts your body to the test and improves your strength and coordination. When it comes to techniques, you will be professionally taught ginga, esquiava, and meia-lua de compasso. Learn defensive moves that blend dance, acrobatics, and martial arts. After being trained, your footwork and coordination will improve, as you get accustomed to sweeps, kicks, and helpful moves to protect yourself from unsuspected threats of danger.
    Capoeira - Trial Class

    1543 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago

    • Learn the basics of Brazilian Capoeira, such as ginga, meia-lua de compasso, and esquiava
    • Enhance your strength and conditioning through this fast-paced workout
    • Explore new ways to give your entire body a workout
    • Enjoy the mixing of dance and defense
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