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Salsa, Bachata & Merengue Dance Class Series (Oct. 21-Nov. 18)

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La Peña Cultural Center

3105 Shattuck Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94705

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Our popular Salsa, Bachata and Merengue dance class series is back! Explore the possibilities of your body and how to communicate with others through dance, rhythm and flavor! Partners are not necessary!

Beginners Class Series (5 Weeks)
Mondays at 7pm-8pm, October 21 - November 18

This is a 5-week series designed for beginner-intermediate students to learn and enjoy three popular Latin dance styles: Salsa, Bachata and Merengue!


Intermediate Class Series (5 Weeks)
Mondays at 8:15pm-9:15pm, October 21 - November 18

This is a 5-week series designed for students that already know their basic rhythm and steps, to go beyond the basic rhythms and steps.
Please DO NOT sign up for this class if you have not take the beginners series yet, or do not have a grasp of your basic steps.


Classes are taught by Venezuelan dance instructor Juliana Mendonca. Juliana’s teaching style is not a traditional ballroom style latin dance class. She first teaches her students to connect to their body and to connect to the rhythms before getting to the steps and turns. This foundation will help you loosen up your hips, knees, shoulders and arms to allow each student to get their own authentic feel for each genre and its unique rhythm.

SERIES SCHEDULE (5 weeks) 10/21/19-11/18/19
Beginners Class @ 7pm-8pm in theater
Intermediate Class @ 8:15pm-9:15pm in community room

Monday, October 21, 2019
Monday, October 28, 2019
Monday, November 4, 2019
Monday, November 11, 2019
Monday, November 18, 2019

ENROLLMENT DETAILS
Series Tuition: $80 for entire series (5 classes)
Drop-ins available for $20 per class (cash or check only)

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Juliana Mendonca is a dance performer, choreographer and teacher. She graduated with a degree in dance from University Institute of Caracas, Venezuela in 2005, she also served as an instructor at the Performing Arts Department of the University of the Andes in Mérida, Venezuela (2012-2015). Juliana co-founded Raíz de Agua, a music and dance company. Juliana currently lives in Oakland, California with her husband and daughter, working as a dancer, choreographer and teacher.

QUESTIONS? Contact the instructor: juliana.mendonca.espinoza@gmail.com

* PLEASE NOTE: EACH CLASS REQUIRES A MINIMUM OF 8 STUDENTS ENROLLED.

La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley, CA 94705

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