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African Dance with Desiree' Clark

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GREAT Downtown Studios

919 W Saint Germain St

Unit 3000

St. Cloud, MN 56301

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African dance class is for everyone! Beginner to advanced dancers are invited to attend. In the spirit of community learning and connection, this is a high energy class that will get your blood pumping, your heart rate up, and put a big smile on your face as you learn to move your body to popular African rhythms. Two classes are being offered to the community. We will dance bare foot.

What to wear to class:
Generally no buttons or zippers on clothing. Wear clothes that are comfortable to move in like, leggings, biker shorts, t-shirts, or other athletic wear.

What to bring to class:
Water bottle, towel, positive attitude and a willingness to move.

About the instructor: Desiree’ Clark is the current Affirmative Action Officer at St. Cloud State University. In 2007, she earned a B.F.A. in Dance from the Conservatory of Music & Dance at the University of Missouri - Kansas City, and in 2017, she earned a Master of Science in Social Responsibility from St. Cloud State University. Locally, Desiree’ has worked with Great River Educational Arts Theater (GREAT) as a dance instructor and choreographer for musicals including: Disney’s The Little Mermaid (2019), Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (2018), and The Wizard of OZ (2014), Disney’s Mulan Jr. (2014), and Disney’s Tarzan (2015). As an actress, Desiree’ played the lead role Sarah in GREAT Theater’s production of Ragtime (2015) and Ursula in The Little Mermaid (2019). Desiree’ has also volunteered as a guest choreographer for the Minnesota State Boy Choir Festival hosted by the St. John’s Boys’ Choir (2016), and choreographed Shrek the Musical for the Boys’ Choir (2018). This spring, Desiree' completed an Afro-modern dance residency at the College of St. Benedict. Together Desiree' and the students created Furah, Ujasiri, Roho an African dance to share at the student's spring dance concert "Dancing Between Earth and Sky".

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GREAT Downtown Studios

919 W Saint Germain St

Unit 3000

St. Cloud, MN 56301

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