Kizomba Lessons & Social (Every Sunday)
Lessons w/The Brothers Kizomba and Guest Instructors
8:00p – 8:45p (New)
8:45pm – 9:30pm (Improvers)
Class & Social ($15)
Social Only ($10)
DJs: The Brothers Kizomba spinning Ghetto Zouk, Kompa, R&B, Semba, Soca, Taraxha, Zouk and more!!!
9:30pm – Midnight
Kizomba is one of the most popular genres of dance and music originating from Portuguese speaking Africa (e.g. Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe).
Kizomba, derived from the traditional dances Semba (Angola) and Pasada (Cape Verde) among others, is a sensual partner dance coupled with music from Angola, Cape Verde and the Caribbean primarily sung in Portuguese or French Creole. The music often includes a romantic flow.
>>>The Brothers Kizomba Deejays (Christopher & David)<<<
Influenced as a young child by Rhythm & Blues, Classical, Jazz, Country, Salsa, African Rhythms and contemporary music, among others, David started taking dance seriously after younger brother Christopher introduced him to Salsa. Introduced to Kizomba after four years of dancing Salsa and Salsa Rueda, he now teaches Kizomba with his brother as “The Brothers Kizomba.”
Also influenced as a young child by the same music as brother David, Christopher was persuaded to try formal Salsa dance lessons. After five years of Salsa and four years of Salsa Rueda, a single Kizomba song led to Kizomba lessons and now teaching with brother David as “The Brothers Kizomba.”
About Luka’s Taproom:
DJ & Dancing
Huge projection screen
Full Bar/ Cocktails and Spirits
Variety of bottled beers plus 15 + beers on tap
Bar Menu (Lukas burger, fritters, wings, mac & cheese and more!)
Jukebox (has everything!)
Private Parking Lot and Street parking
3 blocks away from 19th Street Bart Station Downtown Oakland
Bike racks available on West Grand side
Lukas Taproom & Lounge 2221 Broadway Oakland, CA 94612