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April, 9-30, 2021

AfroCuban Folklore (Yoruba) / Orisha Dance

AfroCuban Folklore (Yoruba) / Orisha Dance Technique with Nadia Issa

AfroCuban Folklore (Yoruba) / Orisha Dance or FolkloI?rico (Yoruba) AfroCubano, is a dance tradition of the Regla de Ocha-IfaI? religious practice. This class will provide and guide movers through gaining a strong understanding and technical skill of the dances and rhythms of the Orishas to the complex BataI? percussion rhythms, as well as GuI?iro rhythms. Through the AfroCuban rhythms of the Yoruba/LukumiI? practice, this course aims to connect the body in the movements of the Afrikan influences and traditions of Cuba and to the Orishas. AcheI?!

Class is $1-35+ (no one turned away for lack of funds). If you would like to sponsor a person to take class, simply double your payment!
Cash App: $NadiaIssa
Venmo: @NadiaMIssa

Zoom link:
Zoom password: 640262

Accessibility: Closed captioning will be available through Rev Live Captioning

freeskewl Community Agreement:

Be respectful to your fellow participants and instructors. No one will be turned away from freeskewl for lack of funds. However, you are expected to compensate teaching artists as you are able. Harassment and discrimination of any kind will not be tolerated in this virtual studio. freeskewl is firmly in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. We care about the safety of our community and this includes people who are disabled, immigrants, refugees, POC, queer, trans, young, elderly, Muslim, and Jewish.

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