What’s it all about?
Afrocolombian Dance class is a mix of rhythms and movements characteristic of the pacific and Caribbean people in Colombia. These rhythms are influenced by African dance and indigenous rhythms. The Afro-Colombian music is based on percussion, marimba, shakers and songs that tell stories. The Main dances are Cumbia, Currulao and Bullerengue. This class is a cultural trip, to the Afro-Colombian folklore mixed with Afro-beats and workout. It is for all levels and for those that are interested in world music and different culture. You are all welcome to this cultural journey.
What will we cover?
In this fun dance class we will learn
- Warm up technique
- Basic dance moves to kickass beats
- Cultural knowledge
Who will be teaching?
Karen Bravo is a versatile performing artist from Colombia. She specialises in Afro Colombian Dance and movement. She loves to share her interest in the traditional folklore from her country drawing on the influence of her African roots and fuse it with other styles.