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Kizomba Marin Workshop

November 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Kizomba Marin Workshop: 2nd Edition

Thursday, November 29th 2018
7:30 – 9:00PM
Fernanda Cedeno Dance & Fitness

All Are Welcome. No Partner Necessary.

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Cash @ Door

Individual $15
Lead/Follow Pass: $25

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Kizomba is a partner dance originating from Angola with influences from nearby countries and the caribbean. Since 2012, Kizomba’s popularity has been growing and is now danced all over the world. Today you will find many different styles of Kizomba have evolved with their own unique look and feel as inspired artists are excited to share the art.

This goal of this workshop is for students to leave with a sufficient understanding of Kizomba; gaining knowledge of it’s music and nuances to begin the journey of becoming well rounded dancers with a strong understanding of musicality, technique, variation of moves and overall connection and feel of the dance.

This workshop is open to all levels but will be geared to building a strong base of fundamental and basic steps of Kizomba.

This workshop will focus on the social aspect of Kizomba dance so that by the end of the workshop students will be able to leave the studio and go directly to the dance floor with confidence!

✔ Fundamentals & Basics.
✔ Body movements.
✔ Connection Exercises
✔ Follow/Lead techniques.
✔ Social Dance & Cultural Etiquette.
And more…

7:15 – 7:30PM Registration
7:30 – 7:45PM Warm Up/Body Movements
7:45 – 8:15PM Connection Exercises
8:15 – 8:45PM Foundations/Basics/Combos
8:45 – 9:00PM Kizomba Application/1on1/Practica
** Times/schedule may vary.

Christina has been dancing Kizomba for the past 4 years and has dance backgrounds in Salsa, Bachata, Jamaican dancehall, as well as other styles of dance.

She has danced Kizomba around the world, Paris, South Africa, Mozambique to name a few. She has attended festivals taking workshops with top international instructors, taken private lessons and jumps at any chance to dance and learn more about Kizomba.

Her attention to detail, patience and understanding of dance and how people move create an optimal learning experience for her students. She is all about feeling and fun, while still paying attention to accuracy and technique. Her ability to accommodate to her teaching, allows each student the opportunity to find out what works for them and how their own body likes to move.

Christina has also been a long time organizer of events in the Bay Area and hosts her own monthly Kizomba party, as well as organizing and collaborating other parties and workshops.

IMPORTANT: Passes are Non-Refundable but may be transfered to another person.
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November 29, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Instructors Christina Lesego


Fernanda Cedeno Dance & Fitness
1133 Francisco Blvd E
San Rafael, CA 94901 United States
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