This dance class is about learning West African rhythms, mainly Guinean with Afro-Brazilian and Afro-Cuban cultural influences.
African dance is about connecting with our body and the fire inside us. It’s a powerful, high-energy and fun dance.
We move and shake our body following the drums - this class has live drumming! We enjoy the music and dance synchronised with them.
All levels of experience are welcome: we aim to have a good time shared with other people.
Classes will take place on Thursdays from 7pm till 8.30pm in Kapa Rua (Dance Studio 2).
I have been a dancer since before I was born. I’ve been dancing this Afro style for more than 10 years. It’s definitely the love of my life. I’m passionate about body movements, exploration and dancing.
I became a teacher in New Zealand and since I started, the feeling of sharing the knowledge for something that I love is what is motivating me to keep learning and not just teaching.