Monday, Apr 13, 2020 12:00p -
Monday, Jun 22, 2020 1:00p
Performing Arts, Virtual & Streaming
Nadia Issa is a company member of Jean Appolon Expressions, a Haitian-contemporary dance company in Boston.
AfroCuban Folklore (Yoruba) / Orisha Dance or Folklórico (Yoruba) AfroCubano, is a dance tradition of the Regla de Ocha-Ifá religious practice. This class will guide movers through gaining a strong understanding and technical skill of the dances and rhythms of the Orishas to the complex Batá percussion rhythms, as well as Güiro rhythms. Through the AfroCuban rhythms of the Yoruba/Lukumí practice, this course aims to connect the body in the movements of the Afrikan influences and traditions of Cuba and to the Orishas. Aché!
This class will be taught through Zoom. After you register, you will receive an email with information about how to access the class.