Nov
13
Tue
FREE Kutiro/Bougarabou Dance Class with Malang Bayo @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
FREE Kutiro/Bougarabou Dance Class with Malang Bayo @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Come take our FREE Kutiro/Bougarabou Dance Class with Malang Bayo at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Kutiro dance and music originates from the Jola people of Casamance in southern Senegal. Named for the drum used to play the dance’s rhythms, kutiro dances are fast-paced with intricate footwork. This high-energy dance is rooted in the legs and core but integrate the entire body.

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Classes are every TUESDAY, 8:00-9:30pm

Nov
15
Thu
FREE Sabar Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
FREE Sabar Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Join us for a FREE Senegalese Sabar Class taught by Bakary Fall at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Sabar is a traditional dance performed to the Sabar drum of Senegal. In this energetic and fun dance class, you will learn the fundamentals of Sabar and progress to combinations that incorporates lots of hip twisting, jumping, arm swinging and high knee lifting.

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Classes are every THURSDAY, 6:30-8:00pm

Nov
19
Mon
FREE Capoeira with Capoeira Luanda @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
FREE Capoeira with Capoeira Luanda @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Join us for a FREE Capoeira Class with Contramestre Chuvisco of Capoeira Luanda at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that involves dance, culture, music, sport, and history. The much-loved martial art form practiced around the globe today is a mixture of strength, flexibility, improvisation, rhythm, endurance, agility, and reflexes.

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Classes are every MONDAY and WEDNESDAY, 8:00-9:30pm

Nov
20
Tue
FREE Haitian Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
FREE Haitian Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @  Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Join us for a FREE Haitian Dance Class taught by Julio Jean at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Haitian dance is a drum based movement style rooted in traditional Haitian folklore. This class will develop each dancer’s relationship to spatial awareness, body control, polyrhythm, percussion and pulse.

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Classes are every WEDNESDAY, 6:30-8:00pm

Nov
23
Fri
FREE Cuban Rumba/Orisha Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
FREE Cuban Rumba/Orisha Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Don’t miss this amazing FREE Cuban Rumba/Orisha Dance Class taught by Stevie Insua at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Enjoy the rich heritage of Afro Cuban Folkoric dances. The class is designed to teach students the movement, style and characteristics of Yoruba, Palo, Orishas, and Congo while gaining an awareness of the accompanying rhythms. At the roots of what is now known as Salsa, Rumba includes Guaguancó, Yambú, Columbia, and Rumbas mimeticas. Students will learn the relationship between the dance and the music, so that they learn to dance inside the timing.

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Classes are every FRIDAY, 6:30-8:00pm and SATURDAY, 1:30-3:00pm

Nov
24
Sat
FREE Salsa Class with Piel Canela @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
FREE Salsa Class with Piel Canela @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Join us for a FREE Salsa Class taught by Joe Burgos and Arbaz Mehdi of Piel Canela Dancers at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. Each Salsa class starts with exercises to get you moving comfortably and confidently to Latin rhythms, transitioning into fundamental salsa footwork. Students will learn the history and culture of salsa music and salsa etiquette, giving you everything you need to get out on the dance floor!

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Classes are every FRIDAY, 8:00-9:30 | SATURDAY, 12:00-1:30 | SUNDAY, 4:00-5:00pm

FREE Afro-Brazilian Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
FREE Afro-Brazilian Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Join us for a FREE Afro-Brazilian Dance Class taught by Velly Bahia at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. These dances and rhythms—including Samba de Roda, Axé, Sambareggae, Orixás, and Afoxé—are colorful, energize the body and spirit, help students develop rhythm and coordination, and stay fit, all while teaching the student about Brasilian culture.

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Classes are every SATURDAY, 3:00-4:30pm

Nov
27
Tue
FREE Egyptian Belly Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center
Nov 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
FREE Egyptian Belly Dance Class @ Djoniba Centre @ Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center | New York | United States

Join us for a FREE Egyptian Belly Dance Class taught by Krystal Garabedian at Djoniba Centre @ RIOULT Dance Center. One of the oldest dance forms, traditional Egyptian Belly Dance emphasizes complex, controlled, and precise movements of the torso, hips, and arms. In this class, students will learn body isolations in a fun class filled with great music and tons of energy!

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Classes are every TUESDAY, 5:30-6:30pm