Are you ready for Carnaval?
Learn to Samba with the First USA Samba Queen:Gisella Ferreira.
Samba is rich, energizing, fun and polyrhythmic Brazilian art form. Learn to dance Samba with Brazilian American instructor Gisella Ferreira who has been dancing Samba since she could walk. Samba is an art through which we express joy, passion, freedom and the warm, open spirit of Carnaval celebration and Brazilian culture. Classes explore the diverse Samba Afro-Brazilian dances and rhythms of Brazil. Students will learn technique in diverse dance styles such as: Samba No Pé (Rio style Samba), Samba de Roda (Samba community circle), Samba Reggae (Samba mixed with Reggae) and Samba Afro from Bahia. This class is about raising your vibration, being present, getting in touch with your sensuality and letting go through dance. Come shake it!
Zumba® with instructor Gisella Ferreira is an irresistible world cardio dance party guaranteed to get you feeling great and looking your best. Gisella has a fun and unique style of teaching Zumba® influenced by her Latin Brazilian roots as well as professional dance experience with Hip-Hop, Samba and Funk. This is a class that is pure bliss and designed for everybody to enjoy and thrive together on the dance floor.
Samba Kids is a fun dance class designed by Samba Queen Gisella Ferreira.
This class teaches children about music, rhythm, coordination, spacial awareness and how to move their bodies with strength, grace, joy and control. Samba dance is a great way in which to encourage self expression as well as physical fitness and exercise. Samba Kids also focuses on building self esteem and self confidence.
Samba Kids gets 5-8 year olds moving and grooving to the Brazilian beat! This class teaches They learn the basic dance technique of Rio style Samba and Samba de roda from Bahia through fun games and they learn to dance and improvise on their own as well as with each other. Samba Dance is for both boys and girls and is a fun way for kids to start connecting with music and dance from an early age.
Kids will learn 1-2 dances and perform for friends and family at the end of the course.
Please help us spread the word!
We are looking to start up our Samba Kids class!
Open to both girls and boys.
Must register in advance. We need at least 5 Kids to start the class.
Kids Samba Dance
4pm-5pm 6 week dance course
Starts Oct 23rd-Dec 4th
(No class Monday Nov. 20th Thanksgiving week)
Location: Shape 90291 @1411 Lincoln Blvd, Venice