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    Haitian Live Drumming

    If you want an upbeat, calorie-burning workout that’s simultaneously culturally enriching… look no further! This class is perfect for you if you’re big on hands-on, exotic adventures! In Dance Mission Theater’s Haitian Live Drumming class, you'll work alongside like-minded students and encouraging instructors to learn the technique of Haitian Folkloric dance! You'll find that each dance has its own unique character, choreography, and spirit, representing various nations. You'll experience it all, from the meditative Yanvalou, to the hot rhythms of Petwo and the celebratory dances of Banda and Rara. Get ready for a high-energy adventure, accompanied by live drumming to make your experience all the more memorable and authentic!
    Haitian Live Drumming

    3316 24th St, San Francisco

    • Embark on a cultural adventure as you learn the fundamentals of Haitian Folkloric dance -- live drumming included
    • Indulge in varying styles from Mayi, Ibo, Nago, and more in this high-energy class
    • Satisfy your curiosity for countries abroad by investing yourself in their complex, engaging art forms
    • Experience the meditative Yanvalou, the fiery rhythms of Petwo, and the playful dances of Rara, all while getting a calorie-burning workout
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    Afro Cuban Folkloric Dance

    Do you find you walk to a different beat? That’s not a bad way to dance! This high energy dance class will introduce you to the heart-thumping beats of Cuban dance. You'll explore its diverse roots, which include substantial influence from African dance styles, and discover more contemporary forms like Timba. You'll grasp the basic movements and motions of these engrossing forms by dancing to vigorous choreographed routines, and with your instructor pushing you and your fellow dancers to the next level of expression. This class is a great way to learn the forms, develop your ability to improvise, expand your understanding of musicality, and just plain have fun. Now if you just had a drummer to follow you around all day!
    Afro Cuban Folkloric Dance

    2560 9th St, Berkeley

    • Learn the fundamentals of Afro-Cuban folkloric dance in an uptempo and social dance studio
    • Master unique choreography designed to teach you the basics
    • Get a great cardiovascular workout while developing your motor control and rhythm
    • Use dance as vehicle for cultural communication and artistic expression
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    Samba Dance Style

    If you want a calorie-burning workout that’ll leave you craving Round 2, look no further than this upbeat Samba dance class! At Dance Mission, you'll work alongside professional artists and diverse Bay Area community members to learn this exhilarating dance style that has gained worldwide popularity. This class is perfect if you’ve been meaning to break into the field of dance or if you’re interested in samba music. You'll master sick choreography alongside like minded students in a positive environment! Get ready to break a sweat!
    Samba Dance Style

    3316 24th St, San Francisco

    • Spice up your workout regimen with Samba, an upbeat Brazilian dance style with roots in Africa
    • Engage in a rewarding dance lesson in an encouraging and professional environment
    • All skill levels are welcome
    • Learn exciting choreography to blood-pumping Brazilian beats
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    SAMBAFUNK! SUNDAYS W/ LIVE DRUMS

    Carnaval is now a year round celebration! Get into the hip shaking groove with a soulful samba. You'll learn different variations of samba, like reggae, funk, and various Latin and Caribbean Carnaval dances. Through these dances, you'll pick up movement and technique, build your physical stamina and body control, and improve your flexibility. Live drummers will be there to accompany you, getting your energy pumping and giving the whole class an authentic, celebratory flair. This class even gives you the chance to take your new moves to the streets, where they belong. You'll be able to dance in all kinds of community events, like 201 San Francisco Carnaval, Oakland Carnaval Family Day, and San Diego Brasilian Day.
    SAMBAFUNK! SUNDAYS W/ LIVE DRUMS

    1428 Alice St, Oakland

    • Learn the fundamentals of authentic Caribbean and Latin sambas
    • Master your moves to reggae and funk, and discover lesser known Carnaval dance styles
    • Build your stamina, improve your body control, and expand your flexibility
    • Dance in real Carnaval celebrations around the Bay Area
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