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Art of Forró: Intro to the Brazilian Dance of Forró

October 7 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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One event on October 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Forró {fo-haw} is a lively and fun dance from Brazil. It is very popular in Brazil and is growing fans from around the world as the dance dynamically mixes both close and open embrace, legwork, as well as turns. In this mini-introductory class, you’ll learn the basic forró rhythm, footwork, and some turns. Class is $10 per person and runs from 6:30PM to 7PM. No partner needed and be sure to wear clothes and shoes you can move in. When you book, just show up about 5-10 minutes before the start of class and let the host know you are on the list for Art of Forró!

 – September Art of Forró is Cancelled. Check back in October! –

And don’t forget to stay afterwards and dance the night away at Forró Forever with Cajuína! No forró dancing experience required, just the desire to have fun! Show is FREE and starts at 7PM.

 

*Forró Instructors Luiz + Zvinka* Luiz, born and raised in Brazil, has been a fan of forró since he was a little boy. Zvinka was born and raised in Chile. She has embraced Brazilian culture, especially the dance of Forró. Luiz and Zvinka have been part of the ‘Forró in San Diego’ community since its inception. Their passion is not only to dance forró, but to teach the art of forró for all to learn and enjoy.

Details

Date:
October 7
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

Cafe 21 Gaslamp
802 Fifth Avenue
San Diego,CA92101United States
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Phone:
619.795.0721
Website:
https://www.cafe-21.com/