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Free West African Dance class offered for me to practice teaching!
Posted April 11th, 2013 - 2:49 am by from Oakland, United States (Permalink)
Hi you all!
I have been dancing different African dances from young age on and off and also went through a teachers training for it and taught a beginners class in 2009. This was a long time ago and my moves might not be the same but the joy is still there! I would think it would be really fun to have a class and share this with who ever would want to take part of learning some moves from mostly West Africa! I don't claim any particular dance style, but teach my interpretation of everything I learnt through the years. Mostly it's to have fun and for you to shake a bit. I live in a warehouse in North Oakland, not far from the Bart Rockridge and we will dance here. Preferably barefoot and with clothes so you can move freely. If you have a yoga mat, bring it so we can stretch after cause the floor is a bit cold. The lesson will be aprox. 1 hour with warm up and stretching. We wont have any live drums but super fun african music. Afterwards I invite everyone for Swedish pancakes!
Sunday April 21
All dance levels welcome!
This is the link to the event:
https://www.couchsurfing.org/n/events/free-west-african-dance-class-for-me-to-practice-teaching-oakland?place_id=san-francisco-california-united-states
Tua

Posted April 11th, 2013 - 5:03 am by from Denver, United States (Permalink)
Sounds awesome ! I'm in : )

Posted April 16th, 2013 - 2:16 am by from San Francisco, United States (Permalink)
Just moved to south berkeley, Great idea!

Posted April 17th, 2013 - 9:59 pm by from Utrecht, Netherlands (Permalink)
THis is awesome! Please arrange one in September as well haha :D